Vatican Gardens

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  • Address: Vatican City
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +39-0669884676
  • Ticket Price: 12 EUR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Garden, Park, Play Ground, Leisure, Family And Kids, Picnic Spot, Nature

Vatican Gardens - Review

Covering 57 acres, the gardens are spread over most of the Vatican Hill. It’s said to have earth brought over from Golgotha, to symbolically unite the blood of Christ with the blood of the thousands of early Christian martyrs. Medieval fortifications, buildings and monuments from the 800s to today are set among flowers, orchards, lawns and forest.

There are a number of beautiful fountains and even an olive tree, donated by the Israeli government. Unlike the other attractions in the Vatican, the tour MUST be guided, and combined with a more general tour of the Vatican, and conducted by an official tour guide.

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Vatican Gardens Information

  • Must be seen as part of a tour.
  • Book tour at least a day in advance.

Vatican Gardens Ticket Prices

  • The EUR 32 ticket price is inclusive of the EUR 12 full Vatican Museums admission.

How To reach Vatican Gardens by Public Transport

  • Metro Line A Stop Cipro/Ottaviano
  • Buses 49, 490, 491, 23, 492, N11, N10
  • Tram No. 19

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  • Vatican Gardens Address: Vatican City
  • Vatican Gardens Contact Number: +39-0669884676
  • Vatican Gardens Timing: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Vatican Gardens Price: 12 EUR
  • Best time to visit Vatican Gardens(preferred time): 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Time required to visit Vatican Gardens: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Vatican Gardens

  • 95% of people who visit Vatican City include Vatican Gardens in their plan

  • 75.48% of people start their Vatican Gardens visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Vatican Gardens

Monday, Friday and Saturday

67.4% of people prefer walking in order to reach Vatican Gardens

People normally club together Vatican Necropolis And Saints Tomb and Vatican Museums while planning their visit to Vatican Gardens.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Vatican Gardens, Vatican City Reviews

  • The gardens are so beautiful and well taken care of. The Vatican museums are always crazy busy and when you get to the gardens it feels so good. Do try to spare time to see the amazing gardens at the end and enjoy the views.

  • This was our "vatican highlight". Outstanding, especially with booked bus tour and on a sunny day. It's super beautiful and really well looked after. The bus should be booked in advance, but it's really great! You can get discounts online, we ended up paying £9 per head for a 35 min tour on the bus with audio description whilst driving. Really worth it, especially on a sunny day.

  • Great place to see, The Popes gardens, their favourite spots. A lot of walking involved so wear comfortable footwear. You have to take the guided tour, not allowed wander on your own here. We had a great tour guide, a mine of information

  • Suhteellisen iso puutarha, jossa isoja rakenteita. Puutarha on aika savolaisittain hoidettu. Aidanteet oli leikattu varmaan kolme-viisi kuukautta sitten, hiekkakäytävillä kasvoi rikkakasveja ja kitkemisessä oli aika paljon toivomisen varaa. Kasvillisuudessa ei ole mitään erikoista. Englannissa kiertoliittymien ruusualueet ovat hienompia kuin paavin ruusutarha. Puutarhadda on kaksi ihan hienoa suihkulähdettä. Puutarhaan pääsee vain bussikierroksella tai kaksi kertaa päivässä opastetulla, kävellen tehtävällä opaskierroksella, joka maksaa Vatikaanin sivuilta varattuna 33 euroa. Kesto noin kaksi tuntia. Opas keskittyy rakennuksiin ja patsaisiin, puutarhasta sisänsä ei juurikaan kerrota. Samalla lipulla pääsee kierroksen jälkeen Vatikaanin museoihin ja kappeliin, mutta kaikkialla on tosi paljon ihmisiä. Vatikaanin sijaan kannattaa ehdottomasti mennä Tivoliin katsomaan Villa d'Esten puutarha ja keisari Hadrianin villa (Villa Adrian), joka todellisuudessa on kiehtova, noin 30 rakennuksen rauniokaupunki.

  • It is a amazing place. Everything looks like perfect. You just enjoy this beauty 🔔.

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