Send a letter from the Vatican Post Office#3 of 5 things to do in Vatican
Strange as it may seem but the plain white wagon by the entrance to St. Peter's Basilica is the post office of Vatican City. Inside, you can buy a beautiful stamp, an envelope or a postcard. Do not forget to fill in all the necessary fields according to the instructions on information leaflets.
One more important thing to know – you need to drop your post into a post box situated in the territory of Vatican City. Indeed, Vatican City stamps are invalid in the territories of other states.
By the way, the most popular post box is on the roof of St. Peter’s Basilica.
Where to do?
This basilica gathered under its arches, numerous works of art, however, it is a masterpiece of Italian architects in itself.82Vatican City
Open hours: from October to April from 9:00 am to 04:00 pm, in summer from 9:00 am to 07:00 pm. Every Wednesday morning the Cathedral is closed; this is the time for the Pope’s audiencia.
Phone: +39 800 038 436
Official website: http://vatican.va