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April 24 - 29, 2025
Italy

Eternal Memories in the Eternal City with Timothy Michael Cardinal Dolan

You are invited to join His Eminence in Rome and the Vatican City in celebration of the 2025 Jubilee... and his birthday! Experience an exclusive hotel stay at the 5-star Hotel de la Ville; celebrate private Masses in the Major Basilicas and pass through the Holy Doors; enjoy curated tours and festive meals at the Pontifical North American College and after-hours at the Vatican Museums. For Penthouse options, please contact Susan George at susan.george@archny.org.

TOUR INCLUSIONS

  • Five nights’ accommodations at Hotel de la Ville in Rome

  • Daily breakfast

  • Private receptions at the Hotel de Ville and Vatican Museums

  • Two Festive Dinners

  • Lunches at St. Paul Outside the Walls and at the Pontifical North American College

  • Private, after-hours access to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel

  • Curated tours of the Colosseum, Vatican Gardens, Caravaggio Churches, and more as outlined in the itinerary

  • Daily Mass arrangements, including donations

  • Local Italian Tour Managers and expert Catholic guides

  • Private luxury motorcoaches

  • Corporate Travel Support Staff

  • Hotel & city taxes, and porterage for 1 piece of luggage

  • Whisper sets for listening to local guides

  • Gratuities payable to tour manager, guides, and drivers


YOUR TOUR DOES NOT INCLUDE

  • Airfare; this package is sold land only

  • Meals not specifically identified

  • Beverages with meals unless specified

  • Other personal expenses

  • Items not specifically mentioned above

Itinerary


DAY 1: Thursday, April 24 • Arrive in Rome

Arrive in Rome, Italy where our dedicated staff will warmly welcome you at the elegant Hotel de la Ville, reserved exclusively for His Eminence’s esteemed guests. Gather to celebrate Mass at the Church of Santissima Trinita dei Monti, followed by a welcome reception at the Hotel de la Ville featuring a wide variety of delectable hors d’oeuvres.


DAY 2: Friday, April 25 • St. Mary Major Basilica | Optional Tours

Begin your day with a guided tour of St. Mary Major, passing through the Holy Door before Mass. This afternoon choose from a selection of guided tours including a stroll through the Vatican Gardens, a Caravaggio Art Walking Tour, or a visit to the Ancient Wonders of Rome. Other choices include exploring an underground Roman catacomb or venturing on a Scavi Tour beneath St. Peter’s Basilica. You may also choose to enjoy free time before capping off the day with an Italian Festive Party.


DAY 3: Saturday, April 26 • St. Paul Outside the Walls Basilica | Private Vatican Museums

Travel to St. Paul Outside the Walls, where you will have the opportunity to pass through the Holy Door and celebrate Mass, featuring the soul-stirring voices of the Sistine Chapel Quartet*. Enjoy lunch before returning to the hotel to freshen up. This evening immerse yourself in the treasures of the Vatican Museums and the Sistine Chapel during a guided after-hours tour. Conclude the day with a reception in the Vatican, followed by time to enjoy dinner on your own.


DAY 4: Sunday, April 27 • Feast of Divine Mercy Sunday | Pontifical North American College

Begin the day celebrating a Papal Mass at St. Peter’s Basilica (pending Holy Father’s schedule). Explore the sacred beauty of St. Peter’s Basilica with a chance to pass through the Holy Door. Experience lunch at the Pontifical North American College*. The remainder of the day is free to enjoy the sights and beauty of the Eternal City.


DAY 5: Monday, April 28 • St. John Lateran Basilica | Optional Tours

Set out for Mass at St. John Lateran Basilica, offering an opportunity to walk through the Holy Door. After a leisurely lunch on your own, delve into the richness of Rome with a choice of optional tours. such as a stroll through the Vatican Gardens, a Caravaggio Art Walking Tour, or exploration of Ancient Rome, including the Colosseum and Roman Forum. Other choices include a visit to an underground Roman catacomb or a Scavi Tour beneath St. Peter’s Basilica. Enjoy some free time for exploration before concluding this remarkable journey with an enchanting celebratory farewell dinner.


DAY 6: Tuesday, April 29 • Return to USA

The journey of eternal memories concludes, as you transfer to the Rome airport for return flights home.



*pending confirmation

PRICING PER PERSON

Superior Room*

Looking out over Via Sistina or the inner courtyard, Superior Rooms bring the splendour of Rome inside their walls.

Double Occupancy $6,999

Single Occupancy $8,899


Deluxe Room*

These spacious Deluxe Rooms, marry contemporary design with lavish accents to elegant effect.

Double Occupancy $7,799

Single Occupancy $10,199


Junior Suite*

The stylish Junior Suites blend contemporary design with antique and art-forward accents.

Double Occupancy $9,399

Single Occupancy $12,899


Deluxe Suite*

Generous in size and stylish in spirit, the Deluxe Suite epitomise elegant Roman living.

Double Occupancy $10,999

Single Occupancy $18,899


Grand Suite*

Contemporary Italian-inspired decor, with stunning views of the Eternal City from private terraces.

Double Occupancy $12,799

Single Occupancy $20,899


TRAVEL PROTECTION:

Cancel For Any Reason (CFAR) travel protection is highly recommended. 


PAYMENT & CANCELLATION TERMS:

  • Deposit: $2,000 per person due upon registration

  • Second Deposit: $2,500 additional due 150 days prior to departure (September 10, 2024)

  • Final Payment: Balance due on or before 90 days prior to departure (January 10, 2025)

All payments are non-refundable, and subject to CTS Terms and Conditions including the CTS Liability Release. All cancellations must be received in writing. Penalties will be determined according to postmark date, or date of the fax or email sent by the canceling passenger.


ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS? REVIEW OUR FAQs.


*Subject to availability at time of booking. There are a limited number of Penthouse Suites,

please contact Susan George at susan.george@archny.org for information.

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