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December 26, 2024 - January 2, 2025
Italy

Powers Catholic High School Pilgrimage to Italy

Embark on a spiritual and educational adventure with Powers Catholic High School, inviting families on an unforgettable pilgrimage to Rome. This enriching journey will take you through the hallowed halls of the Vatican Museum, and where timeless masterpieces await in the Sistine Chapel. Experience the grandeur of the Colosseum and the historical significance of Capitol Hill and the Roman Forum. Walk through the Holy Doors, symbolizing a profound spiritual passage, and explore the depths of the catacombs, uncovering the hidden history of early Christianity. Culminating this extraordinary experience, join us in attending the Papal Audience for a moment of connection with the spiritual leader of the Catholic Church. Come together as a community, creating lasting memories and deepening your faith amidst the iconic wonders of Rome.


Trip Code: 86676 | Group Code: 4284

INCLUSIONS

• Roundtrip economy air Detroit to Rome

• Six nights’ accommodations at a three-star Rome hotel 

• Continental breakfast daily 

• One group lunch 

• Three dinners, including a welcome and farewell dinner 

• Luxury motor coach for airport transfers in Italy and specified sightseeing 

• Local, Catholic tour manager while in Italy 

• Tour manager from the USA 

• Local guides according to the itinerary 

• Sightseeing and entrance fees according to the itinerary 

• Arrangements of daily Mass including donations in unique and historical  churches 

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

• Gratuities payable to tour manager, guides, and drivers


YOUR TOUR DOES NOT INCLUDE 

• Airport transfers for travelers on independent flights 

• Meals not specifically identified 

• Beverages with meals unless specified 

• Other personal expenses 

• Travel Insurance 

• Items not specifically mentioned above


EXCITING DETAILS TO COME

• “Tour is Confirmed” Email | Sent when the minimum number of travelers has been met and no later than 90 days prior to departure 

• Flight Information Email | Sent approximately 90 days prior to departure 

• Hotel Information Email | Sent approximately 45 days prior to departure 

• Final Travel Document Mailing | Sent approximately 10 days prior to departure

Itinerary

Day 1: Thursday, December 26, 2024 - Depart for Rome

Depart for Rome, Italy on overnight flights


Day 2: Friday, December 27, 2024 - Arrive in Rome

Arrive in Rome and meet your Catholic Italian tour manager, who will assist with your private motor coach to the hotel. Gather for a group welcome dinner and overnight in Rome.


Day 3: Saturday, December 28, 2024 - Vatican Museum & Sistine Chapel

This morning, celebrate Mass at St. Peter’s Basilica, followed by a guided tour of the Vatican. Experience the  Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel, where you will  see some of the most inspiring works of art, including Michelangelo’s magnificent fresco of the Last Judgement. Enjoy an afternoon at leisure for shopping, exploration, and local cuisine. Overnight in Rome.


Day 4: Sunday, December 29, 2024 - Ancient Rome | Pizza Making Class

Begin the day by celebrating Mass at the Basilica of Saint Maria Sopra Minerva, which houses the tomb of St. Catherine of Siena. In the afternoon, explore Ancient Rome  with a tour of the Colosseum, Capitol Hill, the Vittorio Emmanuel Monument, Roman Forum, Circus Maximus, and Michelangelo’s statue of Moses at St. Peter in Chains church. Close the day with a hands-on pizza making class  and dinner. Overnight in Rome.


Day 5: Monday, December 30, 2024 -  Free Day In Rome

After Mass, enjoy your day at leisure in Rome experiencing all the Eternal City has to offer. Overnight in Rome.


Day 6: Wednesday, January 1, 2025 - Papal Audience | Free Time

Depart early for St. Peter’s Basilica to attend the Papal Audience with the Holy Father (pending the Holy Father’s schedule). Celebrate Mass and enjoy an afternoon to  explore Rome on your own. Gather for a group farewell dinner and overnight in Rome


Day 7: Thursday, January 2, 2025 - Return to USA

Depart on your transfer to the airport for your return flights home.


Itinerary is tentative and subject to change

PRICES STARTING AT

$4,999 - Price per person, double occupancy

*This price reflects a $100 per person Early Booking Discount for deposits received before 6/26/2024 and an $95 per person Check Discount for those paying the remaining balance by check after the initial deposit.


SINGLE SUPPLEMENT +$1,000 

LAND ONLY REDUCTION -$1,650


TRAVEL PROTECTION: 

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


PAYMENT SCHEDULE AND CANCELLATION TERMS 

Deposit: $350 per person due upon registration

Second Deposit: $1,250 additional due 150 days prior to departure (7/29/24) 

Final Payment: Balance due on or before 90 days prior to departure (9/27/24) 


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 cancelling passenger.


BY REGISTERING FOR THIS PILGRIMAGE YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO CORPORATE TRAVEL’S TERMS & CONDITIONS 


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