Fr. Luke Barder, OP Spiritual Director, Pastor of St. Dominic Church Denver
April 16-27 2023 NOTE: CURRENTLY BEING RESCHEDULED TO 2024
5 nights Cairo – 5 nights Rome
Day 1 – Sunday – April 16 Depart USA –
Day 2 – Monday – April 17 Arrive Cairo – Afternoon arrival, visit to Dominican Priory. Continue to Hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 3 -Tuesday – April 18 Full Day – Excursion in Morning / Lecture / Evening Event
Day 4 – Wednesday – April 19 Full Day – Lecture in Morning / Excursion in Afternoon / Evening Event
Day 5 – Thursday – April 20 – End of Ramadan -Full Day – Excursion in the Morning
Day 6 –Friday – April 21 – End of Ramadan Celebration Day – Full Day – Pyramids
Day 7 – Saturday – April 22 This morning transfer to Cairo airport for the flight to Rome. Upon arrival, enjoy a panoramic tour of the city en route to your hotel. Dinner and overnight in Rome.
Day 8 –Sunday – April 23 -Day 9 – Monday – April 24 – Morning –
Day 9 – Monday – April 24 – Full Day
Day 10 – Tuesday – April 25
Morning: visit the Coliseum, followed by the Basilica of St. John the Lateran, which is also the Cathedral of Rome. Across the street, you will visit and have the opportunity to climb the Holy Stairs, the very steps Jesus stepped leading up to the praetorium of Pontius Pilate on His way to trial. Visit the Basilica of St. Mary Major, which is dedicated to the Virgin Mary and contains a relic from the Manger of the Infant Jesus.
Free time for Lunch
Afternoon: visit the Pontifical Institute for Arabic and Islamic Studies (PISAI)
Day 11 – Wednesday – April 26 – Begin with a Papal Audience in St Peter’s Square.
Afternoon: Free / Shopping / Etc. / Pack Up Dinner at the hotel.
Day 12 – Thursday – April 27
Return to the USA.
Price: $4,245 per person, based on Double Occupancy including airfare from New York
$4,593 per person, based on Double Occupancy including airfare from Denver
Private Room available for a Single Supplement $795
Price for Land Only (No flights) Arrangements $3,145 per person, based on Double Occupancy
The price includes:
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