THE PILGRIMAGES INCLUDES:
The number of nights accommodation in, shared twin-bedded/double rooms all with private facilities, or single at a supplement, meals as follows; Bed and Breakfast, (optional lunch) and most evening meals. All touring and transfers by air-conditioned mini coach/taxi in Italy as per the pilgrimage itinerary. Return scheduled flights with RyanAir Stansted to Perugia in Italy plus airport departure taxes. 10 kg checked-in luggage per person. EXTRAS: Travel to Stansted/airport from home and return. Personal Travel Insurance (required) Single room supplement at £190 per person per stay. (limited availability) - single rooms are all with private bathroom. Fuel surcharges if passed on by the airline. Optional lunches and drinks, and gifts suggested at about £200 per week. Gratuities and Tips. RELIGIOUS DENOMINATIONS AND WORSHIP: These pilgrimages will be open to members of all Christian denominations and faiths. There will be a Franciscan act of worship on most days
ST FRANCIS & St CLARE – ASSISI Calendimaggio in Assisi for 2018
A Medieval Traditional Spring Festival represents the historical town of Assisi 2nd May - 9th May 2018 seven day totally immersive medieval experience event including period food and entertainment £1295 The Assisani (the residents of Assisi) will spend a year preparing for this festival. During this period, the residents are dressed in medieval costumes. In the old medieval time, the town of Assisi was divided in two parts called the upper (sopra) and lower (sotto) by the opposite parties. Even though the two parties reached an agreement in the beginning of spring, then the battles unexpectedly started again. This episode has been reproduced into dramas and dances of Calendimaggio.
St FRANCIS & St Clare a Walking Pilgrimage
Visits to all local churches that St Francis and St Clare worshipped in. Visits to Convents and Monasteries, Friaries and Sanctuaries in and around Assisi. The cost in a double room is around £1295.00 and in a single room add £190.00. Bed breakfast and evening meals. It is possible to share an on-suite room two single beds. Flights to and from Perugia by RYANAIR out of London Stansted Airport.
Extras=Additional costs for lunch and drinks about €35 euros a day. Baggage in excess of 10Kg additional cost. Insurance and medical cover.
Further details and email request for information See our web page for details on both St Francis, video of The Reluctant Saint by Donald Spolto as well as videos of the “Spirit of Assisi 2015” and Pasqua (Easter in Assisi) 2016 http://charisma2016.yolasite.com/ http://charismapilgrimages.yolasite.com or YouTube videos https://youtu.be/umzvOqL8bPw https://youtu.be/MyJQJKl_pyU
Gastronomic and Wine Tours 2018 From £1495
THE Gourmet Holiday Tour INCLUDES:
The number of nights accommodation in, shared twin-bedded/double rooms all with private facilities, or single at a supplement, meals as follows;
Bed and Breakfast, (optional lunch) and most evening/lunch meals in local restaurants.
Vineyard visits on the Strada Sagantino to Cantina Pardi; Arnldo Caprai; Lungarotti Chiara; Romanelli; Ruggeri, DiFilippo or variations as per itinerary. Eating at some of the fantastic gourmet restaurants in Umbria and Assisi.
All touring and transfers by air-conditioned mini coach/taxi in Italy as per the pilgrimage itinerary.
Return scheduled flights with RyanAir Stansted to Perugia in Italy plus airport departure taxes. 10 kg of free checked-in luggage per person. Cost from £1495 dates in June/July 2018