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If you are able to enter Italy, visiting Vatican City is possible, and requires booking in advance and adhering to social distancing requirements.
Vatican City has partially re-opened for visitors, however since entry is possible only directly form Rome, Italy’s entry restrictions apply.
The following countries may enter Italy at the moment:
Arriving to Vatican City must be booked in advance on tickets.museivaticani.va/ and will be free of charge for the time being. IT is required to select the time of visit when booking. Entering outside of the booked time slot will be denied.
There is no requirement to quarantine when entering Italy.
Visitors to Vatican city will be required to undergo a temperature check before entering.
Guided bus tours to Vatican City are allowed, with no more than 10 people in a group.
Until further notice, the bar, cafeteria and restaurant services will be available only in the Pine Cone Courtyard Bistrot. Other refreshment points remain closed. Vending machines are available.
Do I need to wear a face mask in Vatican City?
Wearing a face mask is required for the entire duration of the visit to Vatican City.
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