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Poland Services / In the footsteps of St. Pope John Paul II

In the footsteps of St. Pope John Paul II

745 EUR

per person

See the most interesting places in the footsteps of St. Pope John Paul II

Beginning of tour:  during the period 01/04/2017-31/10/2017
Tour duration: 7 days/6 nights
Rates are included: transfers, accommodation at the hotel with breakfasts, 5 excursions.
*Price per person only if there is 12 people in the group. For other rates, please check ”Prices”
7 dni / 6 nocy
  • Type tour
    Dla grupy
  • Departure
    Krakow
  • Include
    Visit to Wadowice and Kalwaria Zebrzydowska
    Częstochowa – the Black Madonna
1

Day 1
      Arrival to Cracow. Meeting at the airport / railway station, transfer to the hotel. A walk around the evening Main Market and dinner in a restaurant.
 
    Overnight stay in Cracow.
Day 2
      Breakfast. Leaving for Wadowice, a city "where it all began." Visiting the family home of the Holy Father - a museum with an exhibition of memorabilia, photographs and letters. A visit to the church where little Karol was baptized. The opportunity to try the famous "Pope’s cream cakes." Leaving for Kalwaria Zebrzydowska , often visited by the Pope in childhood as well as during pilgrimages to Poland. A visit to the Basilica, Bernardine Monastery Complex, a walk along the Calvarian paths situated picturesquely on the surrounding hills. Return to Cracow.
 
    Overnight stay in Cracow.
Day 3
      Breakfast. Visiting places connected with the life of Karol Wojtyla in Krakow: the Wojtyłas’ Family tomb at Rakowicki Cemetery,  St. Florian’s Church, the Main Market with St. Mary's Basilica, Bishop's Palace with the famous window, the building of the Jagiellonian University ( the former Seminary), the Wawel Hill with the Royal Castle and Cathedral. In each of these places the future Pope left a part of himself and each of them still tells the story of him.
Leaving for Błonia Park - a place of many mass celebrated by the Pope, which gathered crowds of worshippers. Here there is also a "Pope’s stone" - a granite boulder from the area of the Marine Eye commemorating the anniversary of the inauguration of the pontificate of John Paul II. Return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight stay in Cracow. Day 4
      Breakfast. Leaving Cracow for Zakopane and Podhale - a beloved hiking area for Karol Wojtyla. Visiting the Shrine of Our Lady of Fatima in Krzeptówki built as a votum offered for saving the life of John Paul II after the attack. After that a walk around Krupówki Street, with a visit to the Church of the Holy Family. Taking a funicular to Gubałówka (a stunning panorama of the Tatry mountains and the city). Return to Cracow.
 
      Overnight stay at a hotel.
Day 5 Breakfast.  A trip to Wieliczka (Salt Mine tour with a chapel of John Paul II). Exploring the next fantastic part of Cracow - Lagiewniki (Sanctuary of Divine Mercy connected with the cult of St. Faustina Kowalska, which the Holy Father has consecrated during his last pilgrimage to his homeland, the newbuild Center of John Paul II). Free time in Cracow. Overnight stay at a hotel. Day 6
      Breakfast. A trip to Czestochowa - "the spiritual capital of Poland". A visit to the Jasna Gora Monastery, which was founded in 1382 by
Pauline monks
      with the miraculous image of the Virgin Mary, known as the Black Madonna of Czestochowa. John Paul II chose the Virgin Mary as the patron of his pontificate and he visited the shrine of Jasna Gora very often during his pilgrimage to Poland.
 
    Return to Cracow. Overnight stay at a hotel.
Day 7
    Breakfast. Departure from Krakow.

Tour Location

Krakow

    Prices per person in EURO
    1 person – €3300
    2 people – €1750
    3 people – €1330
    4 people – €1125
    5 people – €1000
    6 people – €955
    7 people – €910
    8 people – €857
    9 people – €820
    10 people – €790
    11 people – €766
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strong>12 people – €745