Rome / Assisi / S. Rotondo, 8 days by Air
- BA, or alternative carrier subject to availability, from London Heathrow (20kg checked-in bag)
- Hotels: 3/4* accommodation on half board, 4 nights in Rome & 2 nights in S.G Rotondo
Day 1: [London – Rome] Assemble at the church for a coach transfer to the airport. Group Mass on your arrival in Rome. Spend some time in the Vatican. Dinner & 3 overnight stay in Rome.
Day 2: [Walking Tour] AM: Trevi Fountain, Piazza Colonna, the Pantheon, Navona Sqr & the Holy Stairs. PM: Mass at the basilica of St Paul Outside the Walls, Pyramid Cestia, the Coliseum, Circus Maximums, basilica of St John and St Mary Major.
Day 3: [Papal Audience & Vatican City] AM: Attend the Papal’s audience (if the Holy Father is in town) PM: Guided tour of the Vatican Museums & the Sistine Chapel. (included in the package)
Day 4: [Assisi – Loreto] AM: Travel to Assisi, about 2.5hrs drive. Mass at St Francis basilica. Visit the basilica of St Clare and guided tour in Assisi. PM: Travel to Loreto for dinner & an overnight stay.
Day 5: [Loreto – S.G Rotondo] AM: Mass in Loreto, visit the Holy House of Nazareth. PM: Travel to Rotondo, about 5hrs by coach. Dinner & 2 overnight.
Day 6: [San Giovanni Rotondo] AM: Mass at Santa Maria delle Grazie, Benediction with Holy Glove & file of St Pio’s, visit the Capuchin Friary – St Pio’s tomb. PM: Way of the Cross, visit Monte Sant’s Angelo.
Day 7: [Rotondo – Rome] Sunday Mass in Rotondo and travel back to Rome for the last night of the pilgrimage.
Day 8: [Rome – London] Mass in the morning. The afternoon is free for your leisure. At 15:00 transfer to the airport for you return flight to London.
Included: Return flights from London – Rome + taxes, coach transports in Italy, hold luggage, the Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel, 3* hotel on half board, local tour manager, guided tours, full pilgrimage programme.
Extras: Single room supplement (£25/night), travel insurance, all lunches, snacks & drinks, optional excursions, all other entrance fees & gratuities, any other costs of a personal nature.
NOTE: The above itinerary & package prices are for guidance only and are subject to minor alterations due to circumstances (local / overseas) that may arise beyond our control.
Package Price from £950 [incl. return flights]
Deposit: £150 per pilgrim (non-refundable)