The following are the details and information regarding the youth pilgrimage and applications:


Pilgrimage Travel & Booking Information

Dates:   22nd – 27th June 2023

Cost      €780

This includes:

·       Return flights

·       5 nights in Vatican/Astoria Hotel, Lourdes – full board

·       All coach transfers and trips per itinerary

·      Travel Insurance & Taxes


·       Participants must be 16 years of age on the date of departure

·       Passport:   a valid passport must be held by all participants

·       EHIC:    All participants must obtain a European Health Insurance Card from their local health centre.

Application Process:

Applications will open on Thursday 23rd February 2023 at 6.00 p.m.  All those interested in applying must register by email in advance of receiving an application link.  You can do this by emailing . 

Once your email application has been received you will then receive a full application pack by post – this must be fully completed and returned with booking deposit.  Once we receive all required documents you will be issued with a letter of acceptance. 

Please note applications are assessed strictly on a ‘first come-first served’ basis. 


If you have any further queries please do not hesitate to contact me


Karen Kiely

Finance Administrator

Limerick Diocese