June 20-29, 2020

BARGA, FLORENCE, BOLOGNA, LORETO

Itinerary

Please note that the Sacred Sites tour and study trip has been postponed.

The trip will be rescheduled possibly for Fall 2020 or Spring 2021. Thank you for your interest in this trip and we would be happy to keep you informed of the new date, once it is set. Please feel free to send us an email at [email protected] 

Spend a week of study and retreat in Italy visiting sacred sites of pilgrimage inspired by the Holy Land. The entire tour experience will be seasoned with the tastes of Italian cuisine and highlighted by the beauty of the Italian countryside.

Itinerary Highlights

Opening Sessions and Retreat at Villa Via Sacra-  Barga, Italy

 Two- Three  Days in Florence

  • San Miniato al Monte
  • San Pancrazio (Alberti’s Holy Sepulchre)
  • Rucellai Palace façade
  • Basilica of Santa Trinita
  • Basilica of San Lorenzo
  • Santissima Annunziata
  • Basilica of Santa Croce
  • Basilica of Santa Maria Novella

San Vivaldo– Sacro Monte/Holy Mountain

Bologna

  • Basilica di Santo Stefano
  • Santa Maria della Vita  (“Sorrow over Dead Christ”, Niccolò dell’Arca)

Loreto

  • Basilica della Santa Casa
  • Museum

TRIP COST: $3695/person

  • Trip rate is double occupancy, includes accommodation, all meals* and transportation in Italy. (There will be two meals on your own)
  • Airfare is not included.
  • Tour cost includes a  $500 tax deductible donation in support of  Mount Tabor’s ecumenical mission – sponsoring programs and exhibitions that advance the conversation between faith and the arts.
  • Single occupancy for the entire trip is an additional $400.
  • The tour begins at Villa Via Sacra in Barga, Italy, which is accessible from both the Florence and Pisa airports. Travelers are responsible to arrange for their own transportation to Villa Via Sacra in Barga or transportation can be arranged for an additional fee.
  • Click here for more details on tour registration

If you are interested in receiving information with more details, please feel free to contact us at [email protected] or 508-240-7090

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