Posted on 2022-01-21
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Turin Holy Shroud: 3-hour Turin Shroud Private Tour

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Overview

Take a Turin Holy Shroud guided walking tour to uncover the mystery behind the Holy Shroud, one of the most famous and controversial Christian relics. Listen to your guide and learn about linen cloth which is said to have been laid over Jesus’ body after his crucifixion.

◾ Uncover the mystery surrounding the Holy Shroud of Turin
◾ Visit the amazing Baroque-style Chapel of the Holy Shroud and the Cathedral, dedicated to St. John the Baptist
◾ Benefit from a professional guide and learn about Turin's history

About this experience

✔ Safety measures apply
✔ Private tour
✔ Skip the line entrance tickets
✔ No booking fees

DURATION: 3 hours
STARTING TIME: 3.00 pm
MEETING POINT: Piazza Castello in front of the Royal Palace
LANGUAGES: Italian, English, French, Spanish & German (tell us your preferred language during booking)
OPENING SEASON: Year-round, daily except Mondays
WHO CAN COME: Turin Egyptian Museum experience is private. Only your group will participate. Wheelchair accessible.

Free Cancellation

Free cancellation is available for this Turin Holy Shroud experience up to 24 hours before the start of the experience

What's included, what's not

✔ Professional guide
✔ Entrance to Chapel of the Holy Shroud
✔ Visit St. John's Dome
✔ Entrance to Holy Shroud Museum

Description - What to expect

Meet your guide and embark on a mystical journey to explore the history and secret behind the Holy Shroud of Turin. According to legend, the burial garment of Jesus's crucified body was transferred to Turin in 1578 by the Dukes of Savoy. Listen to your informative guide and learn where the Holy Shroud was kept and the role of the Templars.

Uncover the history behind the burial shroud by visiting the stunning Chapel of the Holy Shroud, Guarino Guarini’s masterpiece, and one of the most famous Baroque buildings in the world. Then visit the Cathedral dedicated to St. John The Baptist where the Shroud is kept and displayed for very special events only. Your tour will end with a guided tour of the Museum of the Holy Shroud to answer some of the questions related to the genuineness of the Shroud.

Prepare for the experience - Things to know before you go

Please provide your mobile phone number and email address when booking

COVID-19 - Update information

✔ Provider complies with local legislation and applicable health recommendations with regard to Covid-19 prevention measures
◾ All participants must also bring a valid form of ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, identity card, student card, etc)
◾ All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts
◾ All participants are required to bring and wear FFP2 masks
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