Kim Kardashian has shared an inside look at her trip to the Vatican with supermodel Kate Moss, which took place earlier this week.
In the caption of the images, the reality personality, 40, addressed backlash over the sexy lace dress she wore to the headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church.
Sharing a slew of behind-the-scenes snaps from her recent visit, Kim insisted she had ‘adhered to the dress code’ while inside St. Peter’s Basilica and the Sistine Chapel’s.
Poser: Kim Kardashian looked sensational as she shared a slew of behind-the-scenes snaps from her recent visit to the Vatican – and reassured fans she did obey the strict dress code
Posting the new images to Instagram on Thursday, could not hide her excitement as she put on an animated display while posing during the outing and rocking her revealing off-the-shoulder lacy number.
Kim sizzled in her cut-out dress, which highlighted her trim waist and ample assets, and she styled with a pair of white sandals.
The beauty ensured all eyes were on her statement ensemble as she slicked her long locks back into a chic up do.
Other snaps from Kim’s latest Instagram post showed her posing with supermodel Kate Moss, with both women covering their shoulders with jackets.
The stunning duo were also pictured walking around the Vatican – with Kate draping her black coat over her shoulders – and posing on some steps with their teams.
Playing by the rules: The star, 40, posed for a snap with supermodel Kate Moss, with them both covering their shoulders with jackets
‘Don’t worry, I adhered to the dress code!’: Kim explained that she was ‘fully covered up’ while inside St. Peter’s Basilica and the Sistine Chapel’s)’
Kate’s daughter Lila was also present for the tour and rocked a bright blue dress under a black jacket in the group picture.
Never one to miss a photo opportunity, Kim also posed up a storm in a dramatic window and flashed a smile over a shoulder while sitting in her black car.
Sharing her snaps, Kim penned: ‘We had the most incredible experience touring Vatican City @vaticanmuseums.
‘It was amazing to be able to view all of the iconic art, architecture and ancient Roman sculptures in person, especially Michelangelo’s works.
‘We even had an opportunity to view their private archive of robes worn by every pope in history, dating back to the 1500’s.
‘Thank you @ocspecial for arranging the visit. (Don’t worry, I adhered to the dress code and fully covered up while inside St. Peter’s Basilica and the Sistine Chapel’s).’
Kim had appeared to fail to adhere to the church’s strict rules by wearing a sexy lace dress which didn’t cover her shoulders and had cut-out sections throughout her mid-section for the visit.
There is a basic dress code that both men and women must adhere to when visiting the Vatican city, particularly St. Peter’s Basilica and/or the Vatican museums (including the Sistine Chapel).
Off they go: The women also posed with their backs to the camera while walking around the Vatican on their guided tour
Stunning: Never one to miss a photo opportunity, Kim also posed up a storm in a dramatic window
Group picture: Kim also posed with her team as well as Kate and Kate’s daughter Lila Grace
Visitors must cover their knees and upper arms, while they are prohibited from wearing shorts or skirts above the knee, sleeveless tops, and low-cut shirts.
Men must also remove their hats when entering, though women are permitted to remain wearing theirs.
Shoulders must also be covered and visitors may be turned away or advised to cover up with a shawl.
Chatting away: Kate and Kim seemed to be getting along very well as they smiled and talked
Work it: Kim also posed outside with a statue, ensuring to work all her angles in the skin-tight ensemble
Kim also uploaded several shots she had taken while visiting the Vatican on Monday.
The back-to-back images showcased the Vatican’s stunning architecture and design, as well as several notable artifacts and items displayed around the spacious place of worship.
Kim, having Armenian roots on her father Robert’s side, highlighted a ‘gift from Armenia’ to the Vatican, which was a gold necklace and matching diamond pendant displayed behind glass.
Capturing memories: Kim also unloaded several shots she had taken during her visit to the headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church via Instagram on Tuesday
Good morning! Kim looked ready to take on another day of exploring the city as she posed for a sultry topless snap in the bed of her hotel room on Thursday
Kim has been putting on a show-stopping display during her sightseeing visit to Rome over the past week – with her looks including a racy look for the Vatican and even having her very own Dolce Vita moment at the Trevi Fountain.
While on Thursday, Kim looked ready to take on another day of exploring the city as she posed for a sultry topless snap in her hotel room.
She exuded glamour in the snap as she gazed seductively down the lens with just her bed sheets protecting her modesty.
Making bed hair look catwalk ready, the mother-of-four wore her tresses in loose waves, while she wore minimal make-up to enhance her pretty features. Kim captioned the sultry snap: ‘Good Morning Rome. Good Night LA’.
Kim’s estranged husband Kanye, meanwhile, looked every inch the doting dad as he cuddled his eldest daughter North, eight, at Mexico Airport on Wednesday.
Style: Kim styled her stunning dress with cream heels and sunglasses
Model: She exuded confidence while strutting towards the camera on her outing this week
The rapper, 44, was on daddy duty as he sat with North, son Saint, five, daughter Chicago. three, and Psalm, two, on a ledge in the terminal ahead of the flight back to Los Angeles.
Kanye appeared to have handed North his phone so as to keep her entertained while they waited. The youngster was clad in a light grey tracksuit and wore a black face mask under her chin.
Saint, meanwhile looked effortlessly cool in a green T-shirt and red trousers, while a nanny helped looked after the other children.
Kanye and the kids arrived in Mexico on June 20 and then headed to his retreat located on the Oaxaca coast.
The former couple plan to have to joint custody of their children amid their divorce.
Wow: The reality star enjoyed a tour of Vatican city, home of the Pope, alongside Kate Moss and her daughter Lila (pictured a stock image of Vatican City)