|JMJ Youth Pilgrimages (aka Youth in Europe), Official pilgrimage provider for World Youth Day .com, a CA Non-Profit||
Would you like to:
- Explore Castles, monasteries, and ancient ruins?
- Pray before Saints of the Church?
- Walk in the footsteps of Saint Teresa of Avila and John of the Cross?
- Experience the culture and rich heritage of Spain?
- See magnificent gothic cathedrals?
- Share this experience with friends?
*flight cost will be confirmed with reservation
**Payment dates may be adjusted depending on actual departure dates
*** specific locations subject to change within the daily itinerary depending on actual dates of travel.
9 Day Itinerary
Day 1 Depart your city for Madrid
Day 2 Arrive in Madrid, check into accommodations, visit the Almudena Cathedral, Basilicas of St. Francisco el Grande and San Isidro, Plaza Major and the Royal Palace of Madrid
Day 3 Day trip to Avila. Be awed by the Convento la Encarnacion, fortress-Cathedral and Monasterio de Santo Tomas, pray before the relics of St. Teresa
Day 4 Day trip to Segovia. Celebrate Mass at the Carmelite Convent, visit the Cathedral, pray in front of the tomb of St. John of the Cross
Day 5 Day trip to Toledo, the ancient capital of Spain. Relax in the Plaza de Zocodover, explore the Iglesia de Santo Tome, the Catedral and Sinagoga de Santa Maria la Blanca
Day 6 Travel to Barcelona, marvel at the Cathedral de la Santa Creu, Chapel of Santa Agatha, Santa Maria del Pi, and experience the color of the city on Las Ramblas
Day 7 Enjoy the Gothic Quarters, Holy Famly Church, Santa Maria del Mar, afternoon free
Day 8 Day trip to the Shrine of Our Lady of Montserrat, evening free to explore
Day 9 Depart Barcelona for your city
Roundtrip airfare from your city to Spain, Transportation within Spain, two meals per day, hostel or convent lodging, entrance fees, JMJ Youth guide from arrival to departure in Spain. Daily mass will also be part of the schedule.