Shrines of Northern Italy, Oct 18 – 28, 2017. . . CLOSED!

$4,895.00$6,195.00 per person

This is an 11-day pilgrimage October 18 – 28, 2017 with Father Dan Hussey and Father Oliver Curran. See full itinerary below.

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Trip Itinerary

Day 01, Wed Oct 18, Home Airport – VENICE
Fly from your home airport to Venice, Italy.

Day 02, Thu Oct 19, VENICE – PADUA
Upon your arrival in Venice Airport you will be transferred to Padua for accommodation. Rest of the day is at leisure

Day 03, Fri Oct 20, PADUA
After breakfast, enjoy a guided walking visit of this ancient walled city of Padua. Pilgrims from all over the world come to Padua to venerate the famous St Anthony of Padua who was born in Lisbon, Portugal but died in Padua. The tour will include visit and celebrate mass at the Basilica that holds the tomb and relics of this saint.

Day 04, Sat Oct 21, PADUA – (Excursion to Venice)
Breakfast at hotel and drive to Venice for a day visit. Enjoy a walking guided tour of Venice, including visit to the famous St. Mark Square, the basilica, Palace of the Doges, Bridge of Sorrows. Returning to hotel late afternoon.

Day 05, Sun Oct 22, PADUA – FLORENCE
After breakfast, drive to Florence the Capital City of Tuscany Region. Arrive in Florence in the afternoon and check into your hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure until time for dinner.

Day 06, Mon Oct 23, FLORENCE
A guided tour will be arranged in this Cradle of the Renaissance, including visits to Piazza del Duomo, Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Fine Arts Gallery, (where the famous statue of David by Michelangelo is displayed). Rest of afternoon for you to explore the city

Day 07, Tue Oct 24, FLORENCE – ASSISI – ROME
Early morning departure to Assisi, home of St Francis of Assisi. Visit the basilica that houses the tomb of St Francis before continuing the drive to Rome for overnight

Day 08, Wed Oct 25, ROME
Join Papal public audience (subject to His Holiness schedule) in Vatican City. Later, in the afternoon continue for city sight, include the Coliseum, Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps Day

09,Thu Oct 26, ROME – VATICAN CITY
After breakfast, go for the Vatican Garden tour followed by the Vatican Museum.

Day 10 Fri Oct 27, ROME
The rest of the day is at leisure to enjoy Rome your way until farewell dinner.

Day 11,Sat Oct 28, ROME – LAX
Transfer to Rome airport for flight to Los Angeles with one stop en-route, arriving Los Angeles on the same day in the evening.

END OF PILGRIMAGE


PILGRIMAGE PRICE:

U.S. $4,895.00 per person sharing room (from LAX/SLC)
U.S. $4,995.00 per person sharing room (from RNO)
U.S. $6,095.00 single occupancy (from LAX/SLC)
U.S. $6,195.00 single occupancy (from RNO)
Air tax, fuel surcharge & fees are included in the tour price

Price includes:

  • Economy class airfare from LAX
  • Airport taxes & fees
  • All airport transfers in as stated in the itinerary
  • 9 nights in first class accommodations throughout the tour
  • Daily breakfast and dinners
  • Papal Audience (subject to the Holy See schedule)
  • Admission fees and donations during tours
  • All tours as stated in the itinerary
  • All local government room taxes and service fees
  • Service of Spiritual/Tour Directors throughout the tour.
  • Service of local tour experts guides during tours

Not included:

  • All other expenses not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Trip insurance to protect your investment (strongly recommended)
  • Tips to your local tour guides (€6/psn/day) and drivers (€2.50/psn/day)

Additional information

Departure City

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