The Vatican by train
The Vatican by train

The Vatican by train

By train from Vatican City to the Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo: a journey in time, history and places

Vatican Full Day by train

The exceptional opening to the public in 2014 of the Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo (situated 24 kilometres from Rome) has enabled the extension of the cultural proposals offered to individual visitors who wish to discover and get to know better the Vatican’s artistic and natural treasures. Every Saturday, a modern and comfortable electric train connects the historic Vatican City railway station with the Pontifical Villas for a Full Day visit that, starting with the wonders of the Vatican Museums and continuing through the rare botanical wonders of the Vatican Gardens, will lead the visitor to discover the luxuriant Barberini Garden of Castel Gandolfo.

Vatican Full Day Plus by train

A type of visit that, including the already rich option of the Vatican Full Day, offers in addition a tour of the Apostolic Palace of Castel Gandolfo with a multilingual guide.

Vatican Full Day Vip by train – individuals

By train from Vatican City State to the Pontifical Villas, for a guided collective tour for individual visitors, through the beauties of the Vatican Museums, the Vatican Gardens and the Barberini Garden of Castel Gandolfo.
The rich itinerary concludes with an open visit, with a multilingual audioguide, to the Apostolic Palace.
The guided tour on foot is conducted by an educational guide authorised by Vatican City State.

Vatican Full Day by train – Family

The exceptional opening to the public in 2014 of the Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo (situated 24 kilometres from Rome) has enabled the extension of the cultural proposals offered not only to individual visitors but also to families who wish to make the most of the Family reduced Tariff to discover and get to know better the Vatican’s artistic and natural treasures. Every Saturday, a modern and comfortable electric train connects the historic Vatican City railway station with the Pontifical Villas for a Full Day visit that, starting with the wonders of the Vatican Museums and continuing through the rare botanical wonders of the Vatican Gardens, will lead the visitor to discover the luxuriant Barberini Garden of Castel Gandolfo.

Vatican Full Day Plus by train – Family

A visit option also intended for families, who can further enhance the already rich Vatican Full Day with  tour - including multilingual audioguide - of the Apostolic Palace of Castel Gandolfo.

Vatican Full Day Vip by train – groups

A special full day by train, from Vatican City State to the Pontifical Villas, guided by an educational guide authorised by Vatican City State.
The proposal is intended for pre-formed groups who want a guided tour through the beauties of the Vatican Museums, the Vatican Gardens and the Barberini Gardens of Castel Gandolfo.
The rich itinerary concludes with an open visit, with a multilingual audioguide, to the Apostolic Palace.