World Youth Day Itinerary

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World Youth Day Basic 9-Day Itinerary

• Sunday, July 24, Day 1: Depart Canada

We depart Canada en route to Krakow, Poland, with meals and beverages aloft.

• Monday, July 25, Day 2: Arrive & Transfer to Krakow

We arrive and are met by our local tour representative. We proceed to Krakow where we have some time to rest from our journey.

Tonight we enjoy dinner at our hotel. (D)

• Tuesday, July 26, Day 3: Krakow – Opening Ceremony & Mass

This morning we enjoy a walking tour of old Krakow

This afternoon we participate in the official opening of the World Youth Day in Krakow. (B)

 Wednesday, July 27, Day 4: Krakow – Catechesis & Youth Festival

Today is filled with World Youth Day activities, with catechesis in the morning and youth festival activities for the remainder of the time. (B)

• Thursday, July 28, Day 5: Krakow – Catechesis & Youth Festival

Today is filled with World Youth Day activities, with catechesis in the morning and youth festival activities for the remainder of the time. (B)

During these days in Krakow, working along with the official schedule of events, we can organize various excursions, customized for your group. ( see insert )

• Friday, July 29, Day 6: Krakow – Catechesis & Youth Festival

This morning is devoted to catechesis, and this afternoon is devoted to praying the Stations of the Cross, a World Youth Day tradition. (B) 

• Saturday, July 30, Day 7:
Krakow – Pilgrimage to Prayer Vigil with Holy Father

Today we make our pilgrimage walk to the site of the Closing Mass. Tonight we participate in the Evening Candlelight Vigil with the Holy Father and hundreds of thousands of our fellow pilgrims from around the world. (B)

• Sunday, July 31, Day 8: Closing Mass for World Youth Day 2016

This morning we awake and celebrate the Closing Mass of our World Youth Day Pilgrimage. We return to our accommodations.

• Monday, August 1, Day 9: Return to Canada or post WYD pilgrimage

After breakfast, we transfer to the airport for our return flight to the Canada or post WYD Pilgrimage planned by your leader. (B)


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