Mourne Road Parish – 75th Anniversary Pilgrimage to Assisi, Rome and Genazzano Shrine of Our Lady of Good Counsel
This Pilgrimage will be one of the major events to mark our Jubilee Year. Agent: Joe Walsh Tours. Spiritual Director: Canon John Flaherty.
Sunday 22 April Depart Dublin 06.15hrs, arrive Rome 10.25hrs Aer Lingus. Luggage 20kg. Meet your coach and guide and continue to Assisi for check in. Visit to the Portiuncula. Evening meal and overnight Lower Assisi.
Monday 23 April Full day excursion to Upper Assisi. Evening meal and overnight Hotel Frate Sole.
Tuesday 24 April Travel from Assisi to Rome. Visit to St Paul’s Outside the Walls. Panoramic tour of Rome on way into the city. Check into Santa Maria alla Fornacci Religious guesthouse within walking distance of Vatican. Overnight Rome.
Wednesday 25 April Papal Audience (subject to the Pope being in Rome). Afternoon tour of historical Rome. Overnight Rome.
Thursday 26 April – Feast of Our Lady of Good Counsel Excursion to Genazzano on the 550th Anniversary of the appearing of the Sacred Image of Our Lady of Good Counsel. Overnight Rome.
Friday 27 April Visit to St Peter’s Basilica, St. Mary Major’s, St John Lateran the Holy Stairs, Irish College. Evening transfer to Rome Fiumicino for Aer Lingus flight back to Dublin departing at 20.50hrs.