About Vatican City


Let's have a look around into background of Vatican City
  • Country: Vatican City
  • Latitude: 41.9021788
  • Longitude: 12.4536007
  • Time zone: Central European Time Zone
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1 hours

Weather in Vatican City

  • Climate: Mediterranean Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: May to October    

Location

Vatican City is the capital and also the largest city of Vatican City. Vatican City has a total population of only 1000 (2015 Census). Vatican City is also the smallest country in the world.

Distance from Vatican City center to Airport

Vatican City Heliport is the main airport which serves the purpose of general aviation. The country is served by the airport of Rome for passenger purposes.

Driving Distance: 6 miles / 10 km

Driving Time: 10 Minutes

Languages: Italian followed by other European languages

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Vatican City Heliport
  • Rail: Standard Gauge Railway
  • Road: Local Transportation

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – € 1 - € 2

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: € 1 - € 2
  • Housekeeper: € 1 - € 2
  • Concierge: € 2 - € 5

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: € 1 - € 2

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Rome,
  • Ciampino,
  • Mentana




Rome

Location

It is the capital of Italy. Rome also serves as the capital of the Lazio region. With a population of about 2,877,215 (2016 Census), it is also the country's largest and most populated comune and fourth-most populous city in the European Union by population within city limits. It is the center of the Metropolitan City of Rome, which has a population of 4.3 million residents.
 

Weather

Climate:  Mediterranean climate
Best Time to Visit: April to June and late September to October

Tourist Attractions

Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon
 

Emergency Contact Numbers in Vatican City city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 112/113
  • Airport: +39 06 65951 (G.B Pastine International Airport)
  • Hospital: +39 06 68591 (Bambino Gesu Hospital)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Vatican City

  • Audience with the Pope
  • International Festival of Sacred Music & Art
  • Rome International Choral Festival

Tourist Attractions

  • Vatican Museums
  • St. Peter’s Basilica
  • Sistine Chapel

Theatre & Concerts

  • La Petite Theatre
  • Paul VI Audience Hall
  • U2 Concerts

Visit Top Restaurants in Vatican City

  • Caffe Vaticano
  • La Locanda Di Pietro
  • Ristorante Dei Musei

Top Shopping Centers in Vatican City

  • Mercato Trionfale
  • Galleria Alberto Sordi
  • Euroma2 Centro Commercial

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Vatican Museums
  • Simaranhon Arts and Designs
  • Gardens of Vatican City

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Lasagna – Trattoria Massa
  • Gelato – Panino Sistino
  • Pizza – Forno Feliziani

Sports Club

  • Vatican City National Football Team – Football
  • Vatican Cricket Team - Cricket

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: € 4.50
  • Taxi: € 4.50 (base price)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): € 1,990.48
  • Cheap meal: € 15.00
  • Gasoline: € 1.50 / litre
  • 3 course meal: € 50.00
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