Religious Group Travel

A journey to the homeland of the former Pope John Paul II

Poland, 6 days /  5 nights—390 miles

This 6 Day Tour will lead you through Poland, which is homeland of the former Pope Johan Paul II. It starts in Wroclaw and leads via Czestochowa,  Cracow and Lagiewniki to Wadowice. On this journey, you can get to know the places where Pope John Paul II lived and worked.

Itinerary

This itinerary is just one way to experience these famous places. We have a large repertory at our command and can put your dreams into action. Together with you, we create lasting memories.

Day 1

Wroclaw
Overnight in the area Wroclaw
A

Arrival transfer to hotel in the area Wroclaw. Dinner and Overnight.

Day 2

Wroclaw and Czestochowa
Overnight in the area of Czestochowa
B

Wrocław Cathedral, church of St. John the Baptist, is the spiritual center of Wroclaw. Attend a mass or devotion when possible you. After lunch break, continue your journey to Czestochowa. Dinner and Overnight.

Day 3

Czestochowa
Overnight in the area of Czestochowa

Visit of Pauline Monastery, likely to be  the highlight of your journey. Its renowned Black Madonna statue continues to draw numerous pilgrims and tourists. Solemnly adorned with crowns blessed by Pope Benedict XVI. Many votive offerings are evidence of the miracles that have been given in return for the intercession of the Mother of God. Opportunity to attend mass or a rosary. Dinner and Overnight.

Day 4

Cracow
Overnight in the area of Cracow
C

After a morning devotion, continue to Cracow. Guided
visit of Cracow including Rynek Glowny, one of the largest medieval squares in Europe. Visit St Mary's Church, where the stunning medieval altar sculpted by Veit Stoss is located and onto the Royal Wawel Castle featuring Wawel Cathedral. Feel the close connection between John Pope Paul II, and Cracow:  Here he worked as a parish curate in the Church Florian and lived among others as bishop in Dechant house in Kanoninzka Street. We can organize a Holy Mass in the Church Florian for your congregation. Dinner and Overnight.

Day 5

Lagiewniki and Wadowice
Overnight in the area of Cracow
D

In Lagiewniki  - a district of Cracow – you visit one of the most important places of pilgrimage in Poland - the convent of the Sisters of Our Lady of Mercy. In 2002 a new church was completed and was consecrated by Pope John Paul II. In the ancient Church of Mercy you can find the image of Saint Faustina. A Sister shows the monastery and talks impressively of Saint Faustina’s visions. You have the possibility to celebrate your own Holy Mass in one of the chapels. Afterwards you continue your trip towards Wadowice. Here John Pope II was born as Karol Wojtyla in May 18th of 1920. You visit his Birth House, St Mary's Basilica, where John Pope II was baptized later. Dinner and Overnight.

Day 6

Wroclaw

Transfer from hotel to Wroclaw airport.

Services Included

  • 1 × accommodation in the area of Wroclaw
  • 2 × accommodation in the area of Czestochowa
  • 2 × accommodation in the area of Cracow
  • 5 × breakfast buffet
  • 5 × dinner at the hotel (3-course menu or buffet)
  • 1 × coach disposal for the entire stay for 6 days incl. accommodation and half board for the coach driver
  • 1 × tour escort for the entire stay for 6 days incl. accommodation and half board for the guide
  • 1 × half day tour guide in Wroclaw
  • 1 × entrance fee and guided tour of Monastery in Czestochowa
  • 1 × half day tour guide in Cracow
  • 1 × entrance fee of St Mary's Church
  • 1 × entrance fee of Royal Wawel Castle with Wawel Cathedral

Package prices 2020 using 4 stars hotels

  • Minimum number of 35 full paying participants:
    USD 637.- / CND 802.- per person double room / twin
    USD 777.- / CND 977.- per person single room
  • Minimum number of 30 full paying participants:
    USD 678.- / CND 853.- per person double room / twin
    USD 817.- / CND 1,028.- per person single room
  • Minimum number of 25 full paying participants:
    USD 730.- / CND 919.- per person double room / twin
    USD 869.- / CND 1,094.- per person single room
  • Minimum number of 20 full paying participants:
    USD 806.- / CND 1,014.- per person double room / twin
    USD 945.- / CND 1,189.- per person single room
  • Minimum number of 15 full paying participants:
    USD 962.- / CND 1,211.- per person double room / twin
    USD 1,100.- / CND 1,386.- per person single room

The given prices are not valid during exhibitions, fairs, events or holidays. All prices are subject to availability. The dollar prices are not binding and may change due to exchange rates.

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Denise Buchanan
Canadian &  US Sales Manager
Alin Müller
Germany Office - Dresden