Tours

Pilgrimage to the Shroud of Turin and Rome 2020

9 days
Italy
Starting from $3998* Taxes & Fees Apply

December 28, 2020 - January 5, 2021
Join us on a 9-day Pilgrimage to the Shroud of Turin and Rome, starting at $3,998* with international flights from New York, NY. Visit places such as Assisi, Leaning Tower of Pisa, Florence, Vatican City, and much more!

 

*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount.

What’s Included

  • 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
  • Gratuities
  • Guided Tours
  • International Airfare from NY
  • Overseas Transfers
  • Study Guide

^ Additional Baggage & Optional fees may apply.

Daily Itinerary

Day 1 Dec. 28 - Depart USA

Depart this evening on an overnight flight to Milan Malpensa (MXP) Airport.

Day 2 Dec. 29 - Arrive in Milan

On the way to Turin, visit Milan including a walking tour to see the Duomo, the Opera House and the Sforzesco (outside). Free time for lunch in Milan and then proceed to Turin.

Day 3 Dec. 30 - The Holy Shroud Exhibit

In the morning you have a city tour of Turin and a view of the Shroud of Turin in the St. John the Baptist Cathedral. You will also visit the Shroud Museum. Celebrate mass here (TBD depending on time available). Dinner provided at the hotel.

Day 4 Dec. 31 - Leaning Tower of Pisa on your way to Montecatini

After morning breakfast, you will transfer by motor coach to Florence. On the way, stop at Pisa to see the Leaning Tower of Pisa (no guided tour - optional tickets provided at the entrance of the Tower must be purchased locally). After some free time for lunch, board the motor coach and continue the drive to Montecatini. Check in to your Montecatini Hotel. Dinner is on your own tonight.

Day 5 Jan. 1 - Tour of Florence

After morning breakfast, enjoy a guided walking tour of Florence to see the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, the Baptistry (outside), Piazza della Signoria, Ponte Vecchio and Santa Croce Square. Free time for lunch in Florence and then drive to Loreto to check in to your hotel for 2 nights in Loreto. Dinner provided at the hotel.

Day 6 Jan. 2 - Holy House of Loreto & Manoppello

After morning breakfast, visit the Sanctuary of the Holy House of Loreto and then drive to Manoppello. Free time to explore the town on your own and return to the Loreto hotel. Dinner will be served at the hotel.

Day 7 Jan. 3 - Assisi

After morning breakfast, transfer to Assisi. A guided half-day tour of Assisi is included. Enjoy an inside visit of St. Mary of Angels Church, St. Francis Basilica; then proceed with the visit of Basilica of St. Clare. Celebrate mass here depending on times and availability. Lunch on your own and then the journey continues to Rome. Check in to your Rome hotel for 2 nights. Dinner is on your own tonight.

Day 8 Jan. 4 - Tour of the Vatican City

After breakfast, depart the hotel by motor coach for a guided tour of the Vatican City, including Vatican Museum with Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. Lunch on own, then in the afternoon visit the Basilica of Saint Paul outside the walls, St. John’s in Lateran Basilica, and on the return to the hotel stop at the Colosseum (outside). Dinner in a local restaurant within walking distance of the hotel.

Day 9 Jan. 5 – Return to USA

Following breakfast you will depart for the airport and the return flight to the USA.

Departure Dates

  1. Monday, December 28, 2020
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*Prices reflect a 4% cash discount