Footsteps of St. Paul ~ Greece
Embark on a captivating journey that begins with an exploration of Athens, where you’ll tour the Acropolis and St. Dionysius Cathedral before boarding the cruise ship for five days. Sail to Mykonos, Greece, and then continue to the Island of Patmos where St. John wrote the Book of Revelations. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to pray inside the cave where St. John lived. Leave your prayer petitions at the magnificent Monastery of St. John, which has stood tall for over 900 years.
In Ephesus, visit the little house where the Virgin Mary is believed to have spent her last days. Pray the 4th Glorious Mystery of the Holy Rosary at the spot where Mary was assumed into Heaven, body and soul.
Have your cameras ready and capture the breathtaking beauty of the sparkling blue ocean for a day at Sea, followed by a port stop at Rhoades, one of the most beautiful cities of the ancient world. Finally, dock at the renowned island of Santorini.
Option to fly to Rome to visit Tre Fontane, where the three magnificent waterfalls miraculously appeared when St. Paul’s head bounced three times as he was martryed. Meditate at St. Paul’s Basilica, visit his tomb, and pay homage to Our Lady of Revelation Shrine. Join Pope Francis in Holy Mass and visit St. Peter’s Square along with the Major Basilicas.