The Vatican: Center of Catholicism
Take a virtual tour of The Vatican (Rome, Italy). Explore one of the most visited churches in the world.
The satellite map shows an aerial view of St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City. This is the landmark most often associated with The Vatican.
Vatican City is not only the center of the Catholic Religeon but it is also an independent state. The head of the Vatican is the Pope.
A popular tourist destination, Vatican City is also where you will find The Sistine Chapel.