For more information, call: 573-331-5133

The Friends of Saint Francis Travel Club

Each year, special group trips are offered through The Friends of Saint Francis at a discounted price. Exclusive invitations are sent to members of The Friends. Please call Saint Francis Foundation at 573-331-5791 for up-to-date information on dates and destinations.

For more information on upcoming travel opportunities or travel shows, check out our Events page.

The Friends trip to Italy

Shrines of Italy

Dates: November 6 – 16, 2018

Join the Friends of Saint Francis on an inspirational journey through the rolling hills and lively cities of beautiful Italy. Attend the weekly papal audience and receive the blessing given by His Holiness, Pope Francis. Discover the incomparable splendor of the Sistine Chapel and St. Peter’s Basilica. Spend time at the Basilica of St. Francis in Assisi, the beloved saint’s hometown. Stay two nights in San Giovanni Rotondo, and pray in the church dedicated to St. Pio of Pietrelcina – “Padre Pio.” Reflect at the Grotto of Michael the Archangel, on the rugged Gargano Peninsula. Discover the Abbeys of Santissima Trinita and Montecassino. In the town of Pompeii, have time at the Madonna del Rosario Sanctuary, one of the most famous shrines of Christianity.

The trip includes 15 Meals (9 breakfasts and 6 dinners).

Per person rates include: Single ($3,859), Double ($3,459) and Triple ($3,429). All prices include a $200 savings per person.

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The Friends trip to Iceland

Date: May 2019

More information coming soon!

The Friends trip down the Danube

Christmas on the Danube

Dates: November / December 2019

More information coming soon!

The Friends trip to Ireland

Shades of Ireland

Date: 2020

More information coming soon!