Vatican Gardens and Open Bus Vatican&Rome

The visit to the Vatican Gardens, with an ecological Open Bus, will allow you to comfortably admire the beauties of the smallest state in the world, including great monuments, works of art and natural wonders.

The tour, carried out with the help of a multilingual audio guide (Italian, English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Russian), will lead you to the discovery of an unforgettable architectural and artistic project.

At the end of your visit to the Vatican Gardens, you can enjoy a fantastic panoramic tour aboard our Vatican&Rome Open Buses with the support of an audio guide system in eight languages. You will discover events that have made history, you will learn anecdotes and you will appreciate the most beautiful views of the capital.

Largo del Sant’Uffizio


€ 28,00


3 hours


  • Guaranteed access to the Vatican Gardens by reservation
  • Panoramic ride aboard one of our Vatican&Rome Open Buses (one round)
  • Receive your tickets by email
  • The panoramic tour by Open Bus does not necessarily have to be done on the same day as the visit of the gardens 

For more details on the map and timetables, see the dedicated page Vatican&Rome Open Bus Service


What’s included

  • Visit of the Vatican Gardens aboard an ecological minibus with multilingual audio guide (duration: approximately 45 minutes, there are no stops during the itinerary)
  • Panoramic tour aboard one of our Vatican&Rome Open Buses (one round) with multilingual audio guide (duration: approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes)

What’s not included

  • Entrance to the Vatican Museums
  • Guided tour
  • Anything not expressly indicated in the "What's included" section

Service Information

Adult participation fee € 28.00

Participation fee 6/17 years € 23.00


Office in Piazza Pio XII, 9 (near St. Peter's Square)

How to reach us:

  • Metro: line A, Ottaviano - San Pietro stop
  • Tram: 19, Piazza del Risorgimento plus a short walk (about 10 minutes)
  • Bus: line 40 or 64. Lines 32, 81 or 982, Piazza del Risorgimento, terminal station(10 minutes on foot)

It is mandatory to book the date and time of the visit.

For information and reservations write to



To access the Vatican Gardens it is mandatory from 21/08/06 to present the Green Pass Covid-19 or equivalent document together with a valid identity document, wear a mask to cover the nose and mouth. The mask will be kept worn for the entire duration of the visit.

Each visitor will be subjected to body temperature checks. The check is mandatory.

The value of the experience

In the Vatican Gardens you can admire Mediterranean flowers and plants, exotic species imported from distant continents, green meadows, ancient trees, hedges, and even a small wood.

It is a unique concentration of architectural and artistic structures: temples, houses, caves, fountains, towers, ancient walls, statues, archaeological finds.

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After your visit to the Vatican Gardens, comfortably seated on board one of our Vatican & Rome Open Buses, you can enjoy a fantastic panoramic tour and take advantage of an audio guide system in eight languages that will accompany you on your visit to the capital.


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