Camino de Santiago and Via Francigena – Catholic Charities of California invites you to participate in walking pilgrimages

Catholic Charities of California invites you to an informational Meeting:

Please join us on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 6pm for an in-person Informational Meeting in Sacramento (Details and RSVP HERE).

For those out of town, we are hosting a Teleconference Informational Meeting on Friday, October 27, 2017 at 10am (Details and RSVP HERE).

Join one of our pilgrimages in Spain, Italy, or Greece! Pilgrimage is a transformative experience, filled with life-long memories, spiritual renewal, and adventure.

A portion of the cost of each pilgrim’s trip also supports the work of Catholic Charities of California providing crucial services to Californians in need.

Contact us to join a group, go independently, or build your own pilgrimage group!

PILGRIMAGE

2018 Dates:

May 13-22: Footsteps of St. Paul, Greece

Highlights of Pilgrimage (Note: this is not a walking pilgrimage)

  • All arrangements will be made for you
  • Embark on a unique pilgrimage of discovery, faith, reflection, and celebration
  • Part of your trip cost will be tax deductible
  • Quality accommodations
  • Meet other pilgrims from around the world

Pilgrimage Brochure downloadable here: [Brochure]

For more information, contact us at Pilgrim@CatholicCharitiesCA.org or (916) 706-1539.

WALKING PILGRIMAGES

2017 Dates:

September 4-10: The Final Stage of the Way to Santiago de Compostela, Spain – 2 Spaces Left

September 14-20: The Final Stage of the Via Francigena to Rome, Italy – 2 Spaces Left

September 24-30: The Final Stage of the Way to Santiago de Compostela, Spain – 2 Spaces Left

2018 Dates:

May 24-30: The Final Stage of the Way to Santiago de Compostela, Spain

June 3-9:  The Final Stage of the Via Francigena to Rome, Italy

June 19-25: The Finisterre Way of the Camino de Santiago, Spain – NEW!

September 4-10: The Final Stage of the Way to Santiago de Compostela, Spain

September 14-20: The Final Stage of the Via Francigena to Rome, Italy

Highlights of Walking Pilgrimages

  • All arrangements made by CCC (except for flights/transportation)
  • Part of your trip cost will be tax deductible
  • Hosted dinners on the first and last nights of the trip
  • Quality accommodations with private bathroom
  • Luggage transferred daily
  • Walk at your own pace
  • Meet other pilgrims from around the world
  • Representatives from CCC will be on the pilgrimages to provide extra assistance if needed
  • Receive passports and official credentials from pilgrim offices

Walking Pilgrimage Brochure downloadable here: [Brochure]

Walking Pilgrimage itineraries downloadable here: [Camino de Santiago] [Via Francigena] [Finisterre Way]

Walking Pilgrimage Cost

  • $1,800 Double Occupancy
  • $2,000 Single Occupancy
  • Deposit is $300

Organize Your Own Walking Pilgrimage

Organize a group of 14 pilgrims and either the organizer’s cost will be waived or everyone can enjoy a discount.

Independent Travel -New!

Contact Catholic Charities for additional information.

About Us

Catholic Charities of California, Inc. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit representing the 12 diocesan Catholic Charities organizations in California.

Catholic Charities is the social services arm of the Catholic Church and serves over 1 million Californians in need every year. Catholic Charities takes great pride in serving others effectively and efficiently. CCC’s administrative costs are extremely low— 7%.

More Information | Reservations

Please e-mail: Pilgrim@CatholicCharitiesCA.org or contact us at (916) 706-1539

  • To make reservations;
  • To ask questions;
  • To make a donation or sponsor a pilgrim.

Join us for a pilgrimage that will change your life while supporting the work of Catholic Charities of California.

To sign up or learn more, please email: Pilgrim@CatholicCharitiesCA.org or Call 916-706-1539