Day 1: Arrival Paris Arrive at Paris Charles de Gaule airport by evening and transfer to the hotel with dinner enroute. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Paris
After breakfast, full day city tour of Paris visiting to the Basilica of Scare Core, St. Michael’s Notre Dame Cathedral and Saint Chapel(House the Christ’s crown of thorns and a fragment of the Holy Cross)Eiffel Tower, chomp de Elysee and Arc de Triomphe. Overnight at hotel.
Full day tour visiting Vincent de Paul headquarters at 95,Rue d Savres ,75006 Paris(homage to the immortal body of St. Vincent de Paul).Then visit chapel of the mother house of daughters of the charity.
(140,Rue de Bac)homage to the immortal body of St. Catherine Laboure mother Mary appeared several times to her and finally visit Crypt-Chapel des Carmes at 70 Rue de Vingirard- homage to the immortal body of St. Frederic Ozanam,
near catholic institute in Paris .
Arrive by coach into Lourdes the birth place of St.Bernadete to whom our lady appeared. Check in at hotel- visit to the grotto and assemble for international mass of underground Basilica of St.Pius X . Afternoon is free for piety visit to grotto-the bath(healing water)-miraculous spring visit to the shrine
of Our Lady Lourdes, Rosary Basilica, Crypt- upper Basilica. Participation in the blessed Sacrament procession and blessing of the sick candle light procession and holy rosary and time for private devotions. Overnight at hotel in Lourdes.
After early breakfast, drive to Torino and transfer to hotel and overnight .
Day 6:Turino Padua
After early morning breakfast, visit the museum in Torino containing the holy Shroud. The Shroud that has the holy image of Jesus Christ used in his burial. Later visit to the Basilica of Mary help of Christians build by the great saint of youth St. John Bosco and later drive to Padua(370 km). In the later afternoon, visit Basilica of San Antonio,
build in honour of St.Antony associated with many miracles. St. Antony was renowned for the passionate intensity of his preaching, housed in the Basilica are his tongue and vocal cords that were discovered in-corrupt . Later we proceed to hotel for night halt.
Day 7:Paduva Venice Florence
After breakfast proceed to Venice visiting St. Mark's square / boat ride to Murano and drive towards south through Scenic mountains to Florence. Arrive into Florence.
Florence drew to itself the greatest of renaissance, Dante , Leonardo da Vinci , Michael Angelo ,Raphel ,Botticelli, Donatello, and many others and overnight stay.
Day 8:Florence Pisa Sienna
Drive to Pisa the landmark standing more than 700 years. The leaning tower . After a brief drive through the beautiful Tuscan country side. Then drive to Sienna - birth place of Saints Catherine and Bemardine.
Here we stroll the Pizza del Campo on the Italy’s finest squares, celebrate Mass at the cathedral and visit the Basilica of St. Francis , containing miraculous consecrated hosts that have remained intact Since 1730.
View the in-corrupt head of St. Catherin the mystical brides of Christ at Dominic Basilica. Overnight in a hotel in Sienna.
Proceed to Assisi - Holy Mass at the tomb of St. Francis . Explore the quaint hill top birth place of St. Francis that still remains something of the atmosphere of the early 1200 , the period when St. Francis began his ministry .Contained within the huge 13th century Basilica are many of the saints possessions and a series of frescoes depicting his life .
Participating in the knelling ceremony before the crucifix from which Jesus spoke to St.Francie asking him to rebuild his church.
It was in St.Mary of the Angels Basilica where St. Francis spend most of his life. Here we visit the church of St.Clare to see saints in-corrupt body, the founders of the order of the poor.
Clares followed the teaching of St. Francis by leaving a life of poverty and humanity. Overnight stay in a hotel around Asisi.
Morning we drive to Vatican for the Papal audience and blessing given by the holy father. Following the audience visit of the Vatican museum, most impressive edifices with 100's of galleries filled with treasures.
Witness the Awe- inspiring relics and work of art donated through out centuries as tribute to faith .We will visit Tapestry gallery. The Raphel rooms and the most overwhelming Sistine chapel , Michelangelo’s master piece ,Restored mural of the last judgement. Later we visit the largest church in
Christendom St.Peter's Basilica, built on the site where St.Peter was martyred. Unsurpassed in beauty, a monument to the long history of the Catholic Church to which pilgrims come from around the world. St.Peter's is the grandest of the world's churches. Marvel pieta and Bemini's amazing bronze canopy. Relax at the St.Peter's square and enjoy the view of the spectacular
roman architecture free time to purchase the spiritual souvenirs of the city. Return to the hotel. Overnight.
Day 11:Christian Rome
Depart Rome for a sightseeing tour of a life-time. Our focus is on "Christine Rome”. We will also see so many important cultural and monumental sights around Rome. The tour include 3 major Basilicas; Mary major one of the oldest shrine dedicated to the blessed virgin shrine that contains relics from the manager of the infant Jesus.
The Basilica of St. John in the Lateran is the former residence of the Popes prior to their return to Rome in 1377. St. Paul outside the Walls, which house the remains of St. Paul under its main alter . The Catacombs of St.Callixtus where the early Christians hid themselves to escape persecution . The cathedral of Rome and the holy stairs through which Jesus climbed several times to the judgement to Pontius Pilot .Pilgrims have to climb the holy steps kneeling and praying the Holy Rosary Trevi fountain, the old roman forum where St. Pauls imprisoned and Coloseum ,
Night halt at Rome.
Day 12:Rome Free Day
Departure to the airport for your flight to India.