World Youth Day 2023 Pilgrimage

World Youth Day  2023 Pilgrimage

”Mary arose and went with haste  - María se levantó y partió sin demora”

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  • Open to all Young Adults 18 - 34 at the time of the Pilgrimage

  • Must be able to obtain a passport to enter Portugal, Spain, and return to the US

  • Before registering please contact either YYAM Coordinators
  • Total cost is based on 2023 projections.  $250 non refundable deposit is required at time of registration to hold place in the pilgrimage.  Please refer to the document for further payment guidelines.
  • Cost is $3,500.00



Day 1 Sat Departure from San Francisco

Day 2 Sun Arrive in Lisbon 

  • Transfer to Santiago de Compostela. 

Day 3 Mon Start Pilgrimage at Basilica in Santiago

Day 4 Tue  WYD Opening Ceremony

  • Early morning departure from Santiago de Compostela to Lisbon.

Day 5 Wed  WYD Activities.

  • @ 17h45, Mass to be held in St. Anthony church in Lisbon (built over the birthplace of St. Anthony of Padua)
  • After attending the Mass, walk to the restaurant for dinner with Bishop Soto.

Day 6 Thu WYD Catechesis or morning visit to Fatima on your own. 

  • Papal Evening Welcome.

Day 7 Fri WYD Catechesis, Youth Festival, or morning visit to Fatima on your own. 

  • Evening Way of the Cross with Pope Francis.

Day 8 Sat Pilgrim Walk,

  • Prayer Vigil w/Pope Francis

Day 9 Sun Closing Mass w/Pope Francis.

Day 10 Mon Check out from Hotel. Return to San Francisco.