Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Italy  /  Lazio  /  Vatican City  /  Sightseeing  /  Porta Santa

Porta Santa, Vatican City

4.4
#12 of 20 in Sightseeing in Vatican City
Landmark Tourist Spot
Porta Santa is located in Vatican City. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Porta Santa and many more Vatican City attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Vatican City family vacation planner.
map
Create an itinerary including Porta Santa
Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
432 reviews
  • Huge doors depicting the story of Jesus Christ. There are 16 panels starting with the fall of Adam and Eve, to the archangel Gabriel giving the message to Mary, then continues on with many other panel...  more »
  • The most famous rite of the Jubilee is just opening the door. The Holy door is one of five entrances in the basilica, located in the right part of the atrium. The first indication of a Jubilee Holy gate dates from 1423.
    View original
  • Noticed this door on my visit to Vatican City. Very ornate and well worth a look. Very holy and only opens occasionally.  more »

Plan your trip to Vatican City

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Vatican City

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
TripAdvisor
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Plans in Vatican City by other users

1 day in Vatican City BY A USER FROM BELGIUM October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Vatican City BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Vatican City & Rome BY A USER FROM CANADA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in France, Germany & Vatican City BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, kids, popular PREFERENCES: September, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Europe BY A USER FROM DOMINICAN REPUBLIC March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 45 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 57 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MEXICO March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MYANMAR September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Italy BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans