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Globus Grand Catholic Italy - Faith-Based Travel(TV)

10 Day Tour from Rome to Padua 
Architecture and archangels. Manicotti and monasteries. Scooters and saints. There is no better place to rejoice in faith and fun than within the scenic and sacred wonder of Italy. This religious tour of Italy brings you closer to the sights of Rome, Florence, and Venice; the saints of Cascia, Assisi, and Padua; and the savory flavors of every pizzeria, osteria, and trattoria along the way. From the cathedrals and catacombs of the Eternal City to the basilicas and bridges of the Floating City, you’ll celebrate the best Italy has to offer. . Cherished experiences on this religious tour of Italy include visits to the four major Papal basilicas of Rome and the chance to attend the Papal audience and receive the Papal blessing. With additional opportunities to attend mass in Rome, Cascia, Assisi, and Florence, this faith-based tour of Italy is an unbelievable tour you can believe in.

Itinerary (2022)

Day 1ARRIVE IN ROME, ITALY.
 Welcome to Rome! At 5 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at a local restaurant. (D)
Day 2ROME. EXCURSION TO CASTEL GANDOLFO.
 CASTEL GANDOLFO Guided visit of the Papal Palace and Barberini Gardens.
ROME Guided visit of the Vatican Museums features the Sistine Chapel. Visit St. Peter’s Basilica and walk in St. Peter’s Square.
50 mi / 80 km (B)
Day 3ROME.
 ROME This morning, attend the Papal Audience (subject to availability). Free time for lunch. Guided sightseeing Includes visit to St. Paul Outside the Walls, Catacombs of Domitilla, the Holy Stairs, St. John Lateran Basilica, St. Mary Major Basilica. (B)
Day 4ROME–CASCIA–ASSISI.
 CASCIA Orientation walk. Visit Major and Minor Basilica and attend [M] Mass.
ASSISI Inside visits of St. Mary of the Angels Basilica and the Portiuncola.
168 mi / 270 km (B,D)
Day 5ASSISI.
 ASSISI This morning, attend [M] Mass followed by a guided walking tour. Visit the Basilica of St. Francis, St. Clare’s Church, Carceri Hermitage and St. Damian Monastery. Free time this afternoon. (B)

ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Assisi with an excursion to Spello. This and more options throughout your tour are available for purchase at MyGlobus. Get local maps and free time tips on your GlobusGO mobile app.
Day 6ASSISI–SIENA–FLORENCE.
 SIENA Walking tour with a Local Guide includes visits to St. Catherine Sanctuary and house, and the Basilica of St. Dominic. Drive to Florence.
FLORENCE Free time this afternoon. Dinner at hotel.
127 mi / 205 km (B,D)
Day 7FLORENCE.
 FLORENCE Visit the Academy of Fine Arts. Guided walking tour includes Cathedral Square. Attend [M] Mass at the Duomo. Free time this afternoon. (B)
Day 8FLORENCE–PADUA.
 Scenic drive through the Apennine Mountains and arrive in the Po area.
PADUA Guided sightseeing includes visit to the Basilica of St. Anthony.
155 mi / 250 km (B)
Day 9PADUA. EXCURSION TO VENICE.
 VENICE. Private boat ride. Guided walking tour includes visit to Doge’s Palace, the Bridge of Sighs, and St. Mark’s Basilica. Free time this afternoon. Return to Padua for a farewell dinner this evening at your hotel.
62 mi / 100 km (B,D)
Day 10PADUA.
 Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (The nearest airport is Venice.) (B)

Included Globus Meals

Buffet breakfast daily; 4 dinners

Globus Pricing Details

Gratuities for Tour Director, driver, and Local Guides are available for pre-purchase.

Globus Notes

This tour involves a lot of walking.

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05/08/2023 $3,199.00
05/22/2023 $3,289.00
06/05/2023 $3,319.00
06/19/2023 $3,429.00
07/03/2023 $3,249.00
07/17/2023 $3,099.00
07/31/2023 $3,099.00
08/14/2023 $3,099.00
08/28/2023 $3,179.00
09/11/2023 $3,199.00
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