Day 1: Depart USA
The group will depart on an overnight flight. Meals will be served aboard flight.
Day 2: USA / Barcelona
Arrive early morning in Barcelona. Spend the balance of the day at leisure. Dinner and overnight in Barcelona. (B, D)
Day 3: Barcelona
After enjoying breakfast at the hotel and morning Mass, the group will have a half-day tour of the lovely city of Barcelona. Included will be a visit to the La Sagrada Familia, the "Gothic Quarter," and "Las Ramblas," the most famous avenue in Barcelona. The afternoon is free for shopping and exploring Barcelona on your own. Dinner and overnight in Barcelona. (B, D).
Day 4: Barcelona / Torre-Hermosa / Zaragoza
After breakfast, depart for Torre-hermosa, in the region of Aragon and the birthplace of St. Pascal Baylon, the Patron Saint of Eucharistic Congresses. Visit the area where he was born. Continue tour with a visit to Zaragoza, considered to be one of the world’s largest Marian Shrines. It is referred to as "Our Lady of the Pillar." It is said to be a place visited by The Blessed Mother before her Assumption. Enjoy dinner and overnight in Zaragoza. (B, D)
Day 5: Zaragoza / Villareal / Valencia
Depart Zaragoza after breakfast for Villareal, the site of the Tomb of St. Paschal. Continue to hotel in Valencia for dinner and overnight. (B, D)
Day 6: Valencia / Madrid
Enjoy a morning tour of Valencia, one of Spain’s lovliest cities. A highlight will be a visit to the Cathedral of Valencia. Continue to Madrid for dinner and overnight. (B, D)
Day 7: Madrid
Enjoy an orientation tour of Madrid from the motorcoach where you will see the Royal Palace, Plaza Espana with its monument to Cervantes and a visit to the Prado Museum. Dinner and overnight in Madrid. (B, D)
Day 8: Madrid
FREE DAY IN MADRID. An optional side trip will be offered to Avila, the city associated with St. Teresa, including the Convent of St. Teresa and the Encarnacion, where St. Teresa made her profession. Dinner and overnight in Madrid. (B, D)
Day 9: Madrid / USA
After breakfast depart for flight to the USA. Arrive same day. (B)
* Airfare: Roundtrip from Newark Airport.
* Accommodations: 9 days / 7 nights Superior Tourist Class Hotels.
* Meals: 7 breakfasts & 7 dinners
* Sightseeing: As listed in the itinerary.
* Also Included: Daily Mass, Airport-hotel transfers, hotel tips & taxes, baggage handling, Touring by Private Air Conditioned Motorcoach, Services of Professional Tour Escort.