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Piazza San Pietro | Basilica di San Pietro, 00193 Vatican City, Italy
+39 06 6988 1840
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As you stroll through St. Peter's you come upon the tombs of former Popes and you realize what a truly Holy place it really is.

Thank steve f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the final resting place of the great saint with wooden pews and benches for people to offer their prayers as one enters the masilica.

Thank Dishaa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tomb of pope Giovanni Paolo II is situated in the crypt of St Peter' Basilica. This Saint rest under a white marble plate. I was impressed by this simplicity, being an admirer of Giovanni Paolo II.

Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The tomb of Pope John Paul II is located in a side chapel near the front entrance of the Vatican. I think this was placed there due to the large crowds of people that seek to visit his remains. There are wooden pews and kneelers...More

Thank WandaMaria
Reviewed 19 September 2018

You can stop to say prayers at the tomb of Pope Paul ll. The Church reps insure that you have the peace & quiet.

Thank Martha1105
Reviewed 1 July 2018

This place is peaceful, get in and say a little prayer. Este lugar es de paz, bonito ingresar y rezar.

Thank geovannyb307
Reviewed 11 June 2018

On the ground floor of St Peter’s Basilica is the crypt where there are tombs of previous popes. The tomb of John Paul II is in a glass coffin and after his canonisation were transferred to his present resting place. I presume it is important...More

Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Pope St John Paul II's papacy lasted for more than two and a half decades and his final resting place is extremely fitting for the millions of pilgrims who pay respect and pray at his tomb. It is very busy inside St Peters itself, but...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

When you go inside the church you can feel that amazing feeling. It is a huge area that causes you overawe.

Thank nefelebianco
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

The tomb of Pope John Paul II now lies on the ground floor of St Peter’s Basilica following his recent canonisation. It gets busy around the tomb where you can stop and pray. Given that he was the second longest serving pope of all time...More

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