Pilgrimage to Mexico with Fr. Joy

Feb 10 – 15, 2020

Itinerary

February 10
We meet our fellow pilgrims at the airport and embark on our flight to México City. Upon arrival, we’ll meet our guide and transfer to the hotel. Overnight México City

February 11
Morning visit to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Guadalupe (Patroness of the Americas), the Sanctuary of the Virgin of Guadalupe was built at the request of the Virgin to Juan Diego. We will visit the Plaza of the 3 cultures that symbolizes the unique Pre-Hispanic framework and represent the Hispanic cultures in México. In our visit to the Sanctuary, we will have the opportunity to participate in the Mass at Basilica. After the Mass, we will have time to venerate the image of the Virgin of Guadalupe, imprinted miraculously on a “Tilma.” Then head to San Juan Teotihuacán, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Time for lunch and to explore. Overnight México City

February 12
Today we will visit the Metropolitan Cathedral and the tomb of Bishop Zumarraga, who had a vision of the Virgin Mary. We will continue on to the Palace and the National Museum of Anthropology, followed by lunchtime at the Xochimilco Gardens, also known as the Floating Gardens. In the afternoon, we will visit Santo Domingo, the first church built by Dominicans in 1576. We will also visit the first Sanctuary of the Rosary in México and the Virgin of
Covadonga. Overnight México City

February 13
After breakfast, we will depart for Puebla to visit the Cathedral, the Rosario Chapel and the Church of Santo Domingo, which is considered the eighth Wonder of the World. Mass is celebrated before we have free time for lunch. In the afternoon, we will return to México City for dinner. Overnight México City

February 14 
Departure by bus to Tulpetlac, the site of the 5th apparition of the Holy Virgin where Our Lady healed Juan Bernardino, the uncle of San Juan Diego. We celebrate Holy Mass and our trip continues to the archaeological zone of San Juan de Teotihuacán where we will visit the Pyramids of the Sun and the Moon. We see the temple of Quetzalcoatl, the temples of the Jaguars and the Butterflies, and the Street of the Dead. Tonight, we gather for our farewell dinner with traditional Mexican cuisine and Mariachi music. Overnight México City

February 15 
This morning we will visit and have the opportunity for Mass at the Church where Blessed Fr. Miguel Pro, S.J. served. Fr. Miguel was martyred for his faith last century under the Calles Regime. Refreshed and spiritually invigorated, we transfer t Traditional Mariachi o the airport for our flight back home.

Peregrinaje Incluye

  • Round-trip airfare (including taxes & fees) from San Francisco (flights from other cities available upon request)
  • 4-Star hotel accommodations along pilgrimage route
  • Deluxe air-conditioned motor coach transportation
  • Breakfast & dinner daily
  • Wine served with some dinners
  • Assistance of professional tour manager & local guides
  • Sightseeing & admission fees as per itinerary
  • Daily Mass along pilgrimage way
  • All tips included

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Pricing

Double Occupancy $1,895.00

Single Supplement $450.00

A deposit of $450.00 is required to hold your reservation