Join your fellow pilgrims on a journey to the heart of your Catholic faith in Rome and Assisi. Visit the seven churches of Rome central to your pilgrimage to the city as well as the Vatican. In Assisi, visit the places central to the ministry of Saint Francis and Saint Claire. The tour starts at $3,548 from New York on May 7, 2018 and October 1, 2018.
- All Inclusive Pricing
- Breakfast and Dinner Daily
- Deluxe A/C Motor Coaches
- Entrance and Program Fees
- First Class Hotels
- Fuel Surcharges and Gov't Taxes
- Guided Tours
- International Airfare from NY
Day 1 Depart USA
Day 2 Rome, Orvieto, Assisi
Day 3 Assisi
Day 4 Assisi
Day 5 Greccio and Rome
Day 6 Vatican
Day 7 Rome
Day 8 Pilgrimage in Rome
Day 9 Return to USA or extension
Enhance Your Journey
Amalfi Coast Extension $1398
Day 9 – Castel Gandolfo, Sorrento
Castel Gandolfo is the summer residence and retreat for the Pope. The present palace was built in the 17th century for Pope Urban VIII. The Barberini Gardens of the Palace are now open to visitors on morning tours. Enjoy the incredible beauty of this region as your bus travels to Sorrento. During your three night stay, you’ll have time to discover the colorful ambiance of this delightful town and enjoy the view of Mt. Vesuvius.
Day 10 – Amalfi coast
Have your camera ready to capture one breathtaking view after another! Snap a photo of the famous village of Positano which has graced a thousand postcards. Visit the town of Amalfi, a glorious maritime republic from the 9th to 12th centuries. The town is also famous as the place where the compass was invented and boasts a splendid Duomo in Arab‐Norman style. Time permitting, you'll stop at the village of Vietri Sul Mar, home of Amalfi Coast ceramic factories which produce colorful tiles.
Day 11 – Isle of Capri
Isle of CapriEnjoy a boat ride to the lovely Isle of Capri which has enticed visitors for thousands of years. Today you will have the opportunity to savor its beauty and be captivated with the fabulous views and elegant shops.
Day 12 – Pompeii
Visit the spectacular ruins in Pompeii which were covered by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 A.D. The city remained buried and undiscovered for almost 1500 years. These excavations continue today and provide insight into life during the Roman Empire. Return to the Rome area for dinner and overnight.
Day 13 ‐ USA
Return to the USA with wonderful memories to share!
*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount
*Guests taking an extension may be on a different flight than their group and/or traveling companion.