payment plan and we are working with a fantastic local travel agency
(Encompass the World Travel) who is dedicated to working with customers
to offer an extraordinary, one-of-a-kind experience. If you have any questions, e-mail me
personally at [email protected] or Bill Coyle (who is booking the
trips). His info and more trip details can be found here.
APRIL 24 – MAY 02, 2014
APRIL 25, 2014:
Upon arrival, will be transferred by private motorcoach, to the 4*
CICERONE, aprox. 10 minutes walk to the VATICAN, or – the 4* HOTEL
GIULIO CESARE 4**** ( Vatican area), where you will be met and
transferred by our English-speaking representative, and where you will
be staying for 7 nights, H/B, 2 meals daily ( B,D).
APRIL 26, 2014:
ROME CITY TOUR: This morning we explore the wonders of ancient Rome. We
begin with a view of Capitoline Hill and the Colosseum, an
architectural wonder completed in 80 AD. We continue with the Arch of
Constantine, Circus Maximus and the Roman Forum, the Spanish Steps and
Trevi Fountain. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure for last-minute
sightseeing or shopping. overnight in Rome. ( B,D).
APRIL 27, 2014:
CANONIZATION IN THE VATICAN, After breakfast, we will be transferred to
the VATICAN, to attend the Canonization of Pope John Paul II and Pope
John XXIII. In the afternoon, our sightseeing of the “Eternal City.”
will include visiting major basilicas of Rome including St. Mary Major,
dedicated to Our Lady; St. John Lateran, the Cathedral of Rome; the Holy
Stairs, and St. Paul Outside the Walls, built over the burial place of
St. Paul. Dinner and overnight in Rome. ( B,D).
APRIL 28, 2014:
Day at leisure. Today is a full day of leisure in Rome to relax, visit
one of the beautiful churches nearby or take in a visit to a museum. Or
you might want to avail yourself of our optional day trip to Assisi.
Included will be all transfers, a walking tour of Assisi to include St.
Francis Basilica and the Church of St. Clare. Our last stop will be a
visit to St Mary of the Angels before our late afternoon return to Rome
for dinner and overnight. ( B,D).
APRIL 30, 14:
VATICAN TOUR Opportunity to see Pope Francis during the Papal Audience
is scheduled after breakfast we depart for Vatican City to attend a
Papal Audience (if available). In the afternoon, we visit the Vatican
Museums and the Sistine Chapel, with Michelangelo’s breathtaking
frescoes. We conclude our visit with a tour of St. Peter’s Basilica.
Dinner and overnight in Rome. ( B,D).
MAY 02, 2014: (-ROME – CLE ): You will be transferred to the Airport to fly back home.