July 30- Aug 7, 2013 Medjugorje Youth Festival
For all ages!!
$2949.00 per person from New York
Spiritual Director: Fr. Billy Lewis
Oct. 30- Nov 7, 2013 All Souls All Saints Pilgrimage
$2499.00 per person from New York
Spiritual Director: Fr. Ed Chalmers
Optional Pre Rome Tour: $798
**Join Wayne on a tour of Rome before going to Medjugorje!! Information below.
Optional Pre Tour to Rome - October 27 - 31,
2013 (*October Pilgrimage Only*)
The Coliseum, Rome, Italy
PRE TOUR TO ROME: $798.00
Single Supplement: $189.00
Your Optional Pre Tour to Rome Includes:
† Airfare to Rome
† ALL AIRPORT TAXES & FUEL SURCHARGES!
† One way flight from Rome to Medjugorje
† 3 nights at centrally located Religious House as
follows: (or similar)
nights: Residena Madre Pie
† Transfers as per itinerary
† Breakfast and Dinner daily
† Wine with dinners
† Roundtrip transfers to and from the Airport
† Assistance and 2 Days Tour Escort
† Admissions fees to Catacombs and Vatican Museums
Not Included: Lunches. Travel Insurance optional
(www.206tours.com/insurance), Extended Cancellation Protection Plan @ $199
(www.206tours.com/cancellationprotection), Tips to your guide & driver.
Items of a personal nature. Anything not mentioned above.
Optional Pre Tour to Rome - Sample Day-by-Day
Day 1: October 27- USA - Italy
Depart from New York, JFK or from your hometown
for the overnight flight to Rome. Dinner and breakfast will be served on board.
Day 2: October 28 - Arrive Rome
Upon arrival your escort will warmly greet you
this morning and welcome you to Italy. Transfer to your hotel and enjoy a free
afternoon for rest, relaxation, or exploration. You tour escort can suggest
sights or walks for you to enjoy.
Day 3: October 29 - Rome
This morning we depart for a sightseeing tour
entitled "Christian Rome" which includes: the Basilica of St. Mary
Major, one of the oldest shrines dedicated to the Blessed Virgin, a shrine that
contains a relic from the manger of the infant Jesus; the Holy Stairs, the
Basilica of St. John the Lateran, The Basilica of the St John in Lateran, is
the former residence of the popes prior to their return to Rome in 1377; St
Paul Outside the Walls, which houses the remains of St Paul under its main
altar; and the Appian Way -- the oldest road from Roman times--plus the famous
Domino Quo Vadis Chapel; see the ancient Baths of Caracalla, Arch of Drusus;
Tomb of Celilia Metella, and the catacombs of St Callixtus where the early Christians
hid themselves to escape persecution. We will also enjoy a visit to the Trevi
fountain. Dinner and overnight.
Day 4: October 30 - Rome (Papal Audience and
Vatican Museum Tour)
Wake up in Eternal City, one of the greatest
centers of Western Civilization and the first truly cosmopolitan city on earth!
It is also spiritual capital for all the Catholics around the world. Today is
truly a day we will have in our minds for many years to come. This morning we
go to Vatican City to attend the weekly Papal Audience or Blessing given by His
Holiness Pope Benedict XVI (pending papal schedule). Following the audience
visit of the Vatican Museums, a group of most impressive edifices with hundreds
of galleries filled with art treasures. See awe-inspiring relics and works of
art donated throughout centuries as tributes of faith. We'll cover The Tapestry
Gallery, The Raphael Rooms and the most overwhelming Sistine Chapel,
Michelangelo's Masterpiece, restored mural of the Last Judgment. Later, enter
the largest church in Christendom St Peter's Basilica, built on the site where
St Peter was martyred. Unsurpassed in beauty, a monument to the long history of
the Catholic Church, to which pilgrims come from around the world, St Peter's
is the grandest of the world's churches. Marvel Pieta and Bernini's amazing
bronze canopy. We will also visit the grave of Pope John Paul II located at the
Vatican. Before dinner, we'll have some time at leisure, to explore your own
paths, to shop, or just to sit in one of the outside cafes and watch the world
Day 5: October 31 - Rome - Medjugorje
After breakfast we will have some free time before
we head to the airport for our flight over to Split or Dubrovnik.