These Vacations For Catholics tours are scheduled and priced.

A Spiritual Director & Daily Mass are noT INCLUDED in these tours (unless indicated).

Each tour has multiple guaranteed departure dates.

 

On August 25, 2016, The National Park Service turns 100!  We have 16 tours available that feature one of more U.S. National Park.

 

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Vacations

Featured Vacations

ALASKA and the YUKON - 2017 - 13 Days
A true Alaskan adventure filled with unspoiled landscapes, ancient glaciers and an array of wildlife. Take a trip through breathtaking Prince William Sound to view its glaciers. Experience the "Crowne Jewel" of the Canadian Parks system, Kluane National Park. Set out for the "Gateway of the Klondike" - Skagway. Meet a family who has made the rivers of Alaska a way of life. Savor first-class Goldstar service on the Alaska Railroad on an adventure into Denali National Park, and travel deep into the park on a backcountry adventure Tundra Wilderness tour. Along the way, come to know all of the treasures of "the last frontier."

CANYON COUNTRY - 2017 - 9 Days
A journey through Canyon Country brings you into a colorful world of stunning southwestern vistas and the unique topography of three national parks: Zion, Bryce and the Grand Canyon. Spend a night on the South Rim of the Magnificent Grand Canyon. Luxuriate at the Lake Powell Resort for two nights.

COLORADO ROCKIES - 2017 - 9 Days
Experience the majesty of the Colorado Rockies, four National Parks and two historic trains that celebrate the can-do spirit of the Old West. Marvel at the diversity and majesty of Arches and Canyon Lands National Parks. Scale Pike’s Peak on the world’s highest cog railway. Climb aboard an 1881 steam train for a journey through the San Juan Mountains. Discover the ancient culture of the Anasazi Indians at Mesa Verde National Park. Relish cowboy culture in an evening of authentic dining and entertainment..

DALMATIAN SUNSHINE - 2017 - 9 Days
9 Days on the Dalmation Coast of the Adriatic Sea. In Croatia start with a walking tour of Old Dubrovnik with a visit of the Rector's Palace. In Split, enjoy a sightseeing tour featuring the historic inner city, built around the Roman Emperor Diocletian's Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site. We also visit the spectacular Plitvice Lakes National Park a natural wonder of 16 terraced lakes. In Slovenia we stop in Postojna, home to one of the largest caves in Europe. Tour this fantastic subterranean world by miniature electric train. Continue with a sightseeing tour features the charming town of Bled beautifully set in the Julian Alps and the lakeshore, and visits imposing Bled Castle, perched on a cliff high above the lake. Travel to Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia. See the most significant sights of the old city center on a walking tour. In Zagreb, Croatia's capital city enjoy a city tour featuring the historic Upper Town.

EASTERN EUROPEAN PANORAMA - 2017 - 13 Days
13 Days from Vienna to Budapest; with 2 nights each in Krakow, Warsaw, Berlin and Prague.Visit the Hofburg Palace in Vienna; visit the Royal Cathedral in Krakow; and Yasna Gora Monastery in Czestochowa to see the Black Madonna.

NATIONAL PARKS OF AMERICA - 2017 - 12 Days
On August 25, 2016, the National Park Service turns 100! Visit five of America’s most breathtaking national parks on one great tour. Discover a world of color and light as you take a breakfast cruise on beautiful Lake Powell. Relish overnight stays in a lodge nestled in the heart of Yellowstone and in a National Historic Landmark inside the Grand Canyon. Spend two nights in the cowboy town of Jackson Hole, Wyoming and enjoy an evening of cowboy entertainment.

PRAGUE, VIENNA AND BUDAPEST - 2017 - 10 Days
10 Days from Prague and Vienna to Budapest

THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST'S COASTAL TREASURES - 2017 - 9 Days
Delight in a two-night stay in the captivating city of Seattle. Your sightseeing tour includes a visit to lively Pike Place Market, the famous fish and vegetable market. Embark on an incredible adventure as you cruise around the breathtaking San Juan Islands. Stay overnight in the quaint village of Friday Harbor. Savor a two-night stay in Victoria, one of Canada’s most exhilarating cities and where the views of ocean, gardens and mountains surround you at every turn. Stay in Port Angeles, WA, a charming art town steeped in history considered to be the “authentic Northwest.” Marvel at the rain forest inside Olympic National Park where a local naturalist takes you on a leisurely hike.

More Vacations

ALASKAN DISCOVERY LAND & CRUISE - 2017 - 13 Days
Cruise through Northern splendor, including the Inside Passage and Glacier Bay. Enjoy four nights at stunning Princess’ Lodges and Hotels. Ride a Luxury Domed Rail to Denali viewing incredible landscapes from glass-ceiling railcars and open aired observation platforms as guides provide expert commentary. Travel deep into Denali National Park for the best opportunities to view the region’s wildlife. Explore Alaska’s gorgeous capital, Juneau. Visit Ketchikan, the “Salmon Capital of the World.” Enjoy lively entertainment and a hearty feast at the Music of Denali Dinner Theater. Explore vibrant Vancouver.

AMERICA'S COWBOY COUNTRY - 2017 - 8 Days
Visit Yellowstone, Grand Teton National Park, Mt. Rushmore and the Crazy Horse Memorial on this great American Adventure. Spend two nights in the cowboy town of Jackson Hole, Wyoming, the crown jewel of the Northern Rockies. Experience the Wild West as it once was at Yellowstone National Park, home to an incredible array of wildlife including free-ranging herds of buffalo. Check off one of life’s must-dos as you thrill upon seeing Old Faithful erupt. Marvel at Grand Teton National Park’s towering peaks, marked with mountain glaciers. Soak in stunning views of Mt. Rushmore and the Crazy Horse Memorials.

AMERICA'S NATIONAL PARKS AND DENVER - 2016 - 14 Days
Experience the grandeur of the American West as you explore six fantastic National Parks on this exciting journey. Relish overnight stays in a lodge nestled in the heart of Yellowstone and in a National Historic Landmark inside the Grand Canyon. Enjoy a breakfast cruise on Lake Powell. Marvel at the magnitude and color of Zion’s cliffs. Enjoy two-night stays in Salt Lake City and Jackson Hole. Drive through the incredible Bighorn Mountains and the great Sioux Nations Territory before seeing Mt. Rushmore and Crazy Horse Monument. Complete your adventure with a stay in Denver and a visit to Rocky Mountain National Park.

BEST OF EASTERN CANADA - 2017 - 8 Days
From the European-styled, old world elegance of Quebec City to the thundering magnificence of Niagara Falls, you’ll love every moment of this 8-day tour of eastern Canada. Enjoy two-night stays in Montreal, Quebec City and Toronto, as well as an overnight stay in Ottawa and city tours of each of them. Have breakfast of regional specialties at a local sugar shack and learn about maple syrup making. Board a boat to experience Niagara Falls up close and cruise through the spectacular unspoiled 1000 Islands. Watch the busy St. Lawrence River from high atop Montreal’s Mount Royal and experience the energy of multicultural Toronto. Walk the cobblestone streets of Old Quebec.

BEST OF RUSSIA, BALTIC STATES AND WARSAW - 2017 - 14 Days
14 Days from Moscow to St. Petersburg, Tallinn (Estonia), Riga (Latvia), Vilnius (Lithuania) and Warsaw (Poland)

BOSNIA, CROATIA AND SLOVENIA - 2017 - 11 Days
11 Days from Sarajevo, Dubrovnik, Split, Plitvice Lakes, Bled, Ljubljana to Zagreb

BRITISH LANDSCAPES - 10 Days
Sleepy villages where sheep wander the grassy hillsides, lakes set amidst mountains that inspired centuries of literature, and cities thriving with arts and culture — these are the landscapes of Britain. Discover them on this 10-day journey through England, Scotland and Wales. Sleep in a historic castle. Visit the university town of Cambridge. Soak up the pastoral landscapes of the Cotswolds. Walk in the footsteps of William Shakespeare and enjoy dinner at Hall’s Croft, a 400-year-old Shakespeare-family home. Explore London and Edinburgh. Personalize your tour with a choice of included excursions in Stratford and Edinburgh. Experience the wonder of Stonehenge. Stroll through historic York.

CANADIAN ROCKIES BY TRAIN - 9 Days
From the lush green Pacific coast of Vancouver board VIA Rail’s The Canadian for a once in a lifetime overnight train journey. Relax in the dome car and experience panoramic views of snow capped mountains, glacial lakes, rushing rivers and the sheer unspoiled wilderness of Canada. Also, experience a day on a Ranch in the Alberta plains, complete with a wagon ride in search of buffalo and a BBQ lunch in the great outdoors.

DISCOVER SWITZERLAND, AUSTRIA & BAVARIA - 2017 - 10 Days
Spend four nights each in the UNESCO world heritage city of Bern, and the charming Alpine city of Innsbruck. Walk the halls of the 13th century Chateau de Chillon, a princely residence on the shores of Lake Geneva. Ride the legendary GoldenPass Panoramic Train from Montreux to the Alpine ski resort, Gstaad. Explore Lucerne, the "Swiss Paradise on the Lake.” Visit Mozart's birthplace and the Mirabell Gardens, featured in the "Sound of Music", during your time in Salzburg. See the fairy-tale castle, Neuschwanstein. Visit Oberammergau, a perfect picture traditional German Alpine village. Sample traditional regional cuisine, including cheese fondue and schnitzel, at some of the oldest and most famous restaurants in Europe.

EXPERIENCE SLOVENIA - 2017 - 7 Days
7 Days from Ljubljana, Postojna, Piran, Goriska Brda, Soca Valley, Bled and Bohinj. Visit Postojna Cave, travel to nearby wine producer for teran wine and prosciutto tasting; have delicious dinner at a local tourist farm; visit imposing Bled Castle and taste the famous Bled cream cake; take a cable car to Mt. Vogel; and visit the Shepherd’s Museum and taste some of the best Slovenian cheese.

EXPLORING BRITAIN & IRELAND - 2017 - 15 Days
Marvel at the mystery of Stonehenge. Celebrate Irish humor, music and dance in lively Dublin. Walk in the footsteps of William Shakespeare at his birthplace, Stratford-upon-Avon. Be mesmerized by the breathtaking landscapes in the English Lake District, Ireland’s Ring of Kerry and the valleys and mountains of North Wales. Get acquainted with Britain’s pageantry in the royal cities of Edinburgh and London.

HAWAIIAN ADVENTURE - 2017 - 10 Days
A Trip Through Paradise. Let the spirit of “Aloha” be your guide on this leisurely three-island tour of Hawaii featuring three-night stays each in Oahu, Kauai and Maui. Enjoy your luxurious beach-front hotel in Waikiki. “Remember Pearl Harbor” and visit the USS Arizona Memorial. Embark on a wonderful journey along Oahu’s famous North Shore. Visit a historic plantation and the largest Hawaiian coffee estate in Kauai. See Waimea Canyon, the “Grand Canyon of the Pacific.” Experience a traditional Polynesian luau.

HERITAGE OF AMERICA - 2017 - 10 Days
Follow the epic story of American democracy. Join a local guide on a tour of New York City, featuring the Empire State Building, Greenwich Village and other time honored landmarks. Visit the presidential estates of Washington’s Mount Vernon and Jefferson’s Monticello. Walk the hallowed battlefield at Gettysburg. Tour some of Colonial Williamsburg’s 88 restored historic buildings. Learn first-hand about the Amish way of life while enjoying dinner with an Amish family. Travel along the famous Skyline drive and see amazing views of the Shenandoah Valley. Explore the countless treasures of the Smithsonian Institution, including the actual Apollo 11 Command Module and the Hope Diamond.

ITALIAN VISTAS - 2017 - 13 Days
Enjoy multiple-night stays in Rome, Florence, Venice, the Sorrento coast and Stresa in the Lakes District. Discover the treasures of Classical and Christian Rome. Walk in the footsteps of the ancient Romans in Pompeii. See the gems of the Renaissance in Florence's Academy Gallery, including Michelangelo's David. Visit Locarno, Switzerland; and cruise to Isola dei Pescatori, one of the scenic Borromean Islands.

LITTLE TOUR OF RUSSIA - 2017 - 7 Days
7 Days from Moscow to St. Petersburg

LONDON & PARIS - 2017 - 8 Days
See Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Big Ben and St. Paul’s Cathedral. Enjoy a London theatre performance. Cross the channel on the high-speed Eurostar Train, where you will dine at the Eiffel Tower and cruise the River Seine at night. Finish your trip with a thrilling dinner and cabaret show at the Paradis Latin Cabaret.

OUTBACK TO THE GLACIERS - 2017 - 21 Days
A 3-day adventure in the rugged Outback introduces you to the Aboriginal life and culture of Alice Springs and Ayers Rock. Delve into the colorful world of the Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy a guided tour of the Sydney Opera House. Meet Australia's famous wildlife up-close. Explore the snow-capped peaks, vistas, gorges and waterfalls of New Zealand's Southern Alps. Cruise Milford Sound. Experience the Franz Josef Glacier and the majestic Mt. Cook region.

PACIFIC NORTHWEST & CALIFORNIA - 2017 - 8 Days
Explore the majestic Pacific Northwest and California on this eight day adventure, from the wilds of Mount St. Helens and the Columbia River Gorge to the sophistication of Portland and San Francisco. Travel along Oregon’s beautiful Pacific coast. Enjoy an elegant dinner cruise on the Williamette River and experience Portland’s dazzling city sights and city lights. Visit Redwood National Park. Explore Eureka, a historic timber and fishing village. Cross the Golden Gate Bridge and discover the “City by the Bay,” San Francisco. Don’t miss one of America’s most beautiful regions!

PRAGUE AND VIENNA - 2017 - 7 Days
7 Days from Prague to Vienna, with 3 nights in both cities. In Prague, visit the Cathedral of St. Vitus and enjoy an opera performance. In Vienna, visit the Hofburg Palace and the Kunsthistorische Museum.

REFLECTIONS OF ITALY - 2017 - 10 Days
Revel in the magic of Italy on this 10-day tour that explores the cities of Rome, Florence, Siena, Venice, Assisi, Perugia and Milan. Travel the Tuscan and Umbrian countryside, exploring medieval hill towns and visiting the birthplace of St. Francis, Assisi. Discover the masterpieces of the Renaissance in Florence and see hot glass transformed into exquisite art on Murano Island. Linger in Venice for two nights before ending your journey in Milan.

ROME & AMALFI COAST - 2017 - 10 Days
Witness the breathtaking scenery of the Amalfi Coast, discover the ruins of Pompeii, explore the most well-preserved Greek temples outside of Greece while in Paestum, and visit the stunning hilltop village of Ravello. Cruise along the Amalfi Coast with a special stop in Positano, one of the coast’s precious gems.

SHADES OF IRELAND - 2017 - 10 Days
From vibrant and history-filled Dublin, across rolling green hills to the dramatic coast, experience all of the charms of Ireland on this magical tour of the Emerald Isle. Live like royalty during an overnight stay on the grounds of a castle. Visit the new House of Waterford Crystal factory. Choose from a selection of Killarney’s best restaurants with our Diner’s Choice program. See the Atlantic from the stunning 700-foot Cliffs of Moher. Experience the world-famous beauty of the Ring of Kerry. Have coffee and scones at a working farm. Explore Dublin with a local guide – either by foot or on a panoramic city tour – it’s your choice! See beautiful Killarney from your seat on an Irish jaunting car. Journey to historic Blarney Castle, lean back and kiss its famous stone!

SOUTH PACIFIC WONDERS - 2017 - 15 Days
From the tropical splendor of the Great Barrier Reef on Australia’s northeast coast, to the ethereal beauty of glacial fjords on New Zealand’s South Island, this 15-day journey to the lands "Down Under" brings you the best of both countries at an enjoyable pace. Cruise Sydney Harbour and Milford Sound. Indulge in regional flavors at a wine tasting and experience Queenstown, the adventure capital of the world.

SOUTHERN ITALY & SICILY - 2017 - 12 Days
Begin in Sicily. Uncover its Moorish and Norman influences that intertwine with Greek and Roman ruins standing guard over the landscape. Tour Agrigento’s ancient Valley of the Temples. Travel to the historic hilltop town of Taormina. Then on to fascinating Southern Italy. Make a stop at a local winery and agriturismo for a wine tasting and dinner featuring regional specialties. Explore the ancient town of “Sassi di Matera,” known for its cave dwellings. Spend time in the mystical town of Alberobello with its unusual cone-shaped roofed homes known as “trulli.” Explore the stunning Amalfi Coast and Sorrento. In evocative Pompeii, walk in the footsteps of ancient Romans who perished in the foothills of Mount Vesuvius.

SPAIN'S CLASSICS - 2017 - 11 Days
Explore the priceless treasures of the Royal Palace, Europe’s 2nd largest palace. Visit the exotic and expansive Alhambra palace, resplendent with Moorish regal flair. See the Cathedral of Seville, the 3rd largest in the world. Enjoy reserved seating at a flamenco show and feel the passion of this famous dance. Explore Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona, Granada, Cordoba and Toledo. Become part of an authentic “paella experience,” and learn how this rice dish is made and where it originated. Marvel at Valencia’s “City of Arts & Sciences.” See how precious lladro figurines are made by hand. View Antonio Gaudi’s architectural masterpieces, including La Sagrada Famila. Spain beckons.

TROPICAL COSTA RICA - 2017 - 9 Days
Explore part of the 20,000 acre nature preserve of Cano Negro on a river boat adventure. Spend two nights in Monteverde’s fascinating cloud forest. Experience the forest canopy on hanging bridges. Explore San Jose’s Plaza de Cultura and the magnificent National Theatre. Relax in the mineral-rich waters of a hot springs with views of Arenal Volcano. Luxuriate at a beach and golf resort for two nights in Tamarindo Beach, known for its breathtaking beauty and fine sandy beaches.

VIENNA AND BUDAPEST - 2017 - 7 Days
7 Days from Vienna to Budapest, with 3 nights in both cities.

VIENNA TO WARSAW - 2017 - 9 Days
9 Days from Vienna to Budapest, Krakow and Warsaw, with 2 nights in each city.

WARSAW TO VIENNA - 2017 - 9 Days
9 Days from Warsaw to Krakow, Prague and Vienna, with 2 nights in each city.

WARSAW, BERLIN AND PRAGUE - 2017 - 7 Days
7 Days from Warsaw to Berlin and Prague, with 2 nights in each city.