The cost estimate for your World Youth Day pilgrimage to Panamá is:

Scheduled Airline Departure: $2,995*
Land Only (self-arranged air): $2,025*

Plus any additional Travel Protection Plan you Choose

(Cost is based on a minimum 25 pilgrims, price may change if less or more pilgrims)


Payment Schedule
Payment constitutes acceptance of all terms and conditions
Payment 1: $500   Per person due: with Registration

Payment 2: $750   Per person due: January 15, 2018 

Payment 3: $750   Per person due: June 1, 2018

Final Payment: 100%  Balance due: October 20, 2018

NOTE: If you are registering past a payment deadline, please plan to pay the initial $500 payment and al the other payments already due. However, if you are unable to to do this in a lump sum, please inquire with Faith Journeys for an alternate payment schedule.  [Inform them this is for the WYD Panama Pilgrimage for the Diocese of Dallas]. 

Reminders will be sent by Faith Journeys to your email that you have another payment due.  


Cancellation Penalty
Cancellations on or after the dates listed below
$300      October 1, 2017
$500       January 20, 2018
$1,000    July 1, 2018
100%     October 31, 2018


PILGRIMAGE INCLUDES:

  • WORLD YOUTH DAY: Registration and fee (up to $200), including assistance from Faith Journeys staff to pick up your backpacks and registration material and deliver them to your accommodation.
  • AIRLINE TRANSPORTATION: Round-trip transportation by scheduled airline carrier from Dallas, TX. Airfares are subject to change pending space availability at the time of group booking.
    • Includes up to $300 for U.S. Government airline taxes, fees, and estimated fuel surcharge.
  • COACH TRANSPORTATION: Local modern deluxe motorcoach transportation with Panama upon arrival and available for the entire pilgrimage.
  • ACCOMMODATIONS: Hotel accommodations in superior tourist-class hotels chosen for location, reputation, cleanliness, and service. The price is based on double occupancy, all rooms with private facilities. All hotels are subject to availability at group rates at the time of booking.
  • MEALS: Daily breakfast, Welcome and Farewell dinners, as indicated in the itinerary. Please note that breakfast is not included on day of arrival and dinner is not included on day of departure. WYD Registration includes other meal vouchers.
  • TOUR MANAGEMENT: Faith Journey’s Panamá office staff is easily available 24 hours daily (even on weekends) to render assistance whenever needed.
  • EXCURSIONS: Conducted by licensed, professional guides as outlined in the day-by-day itinerary.
  • GRATUITIES: Tips to tour manager(s), licensed guides, motorcoach driver(s), and hotel personnel (including meals) are included.
  • EACH PARTICIPANT RECEIVES:
    •  2 Luggage tags
    • 1 Faith Journeys WYD Group Photo Video
    • 1 Faith Journeys WYD T-Shirt
  •  INDIVIDUAL TRAVEL INSURANCE: Plan 1 coverage.
  • LIABILITY INSURANCE: $3M Tour Liability Insurance coverage.

PILGRIMAGE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

  • Single supplement (private room).
  • Travel Visa for non-U.S. passport holders.
  • Additional (Plan 2) Travel Insurance (optional)**
  • Transportation to and from the Dallas airport.
  • Drinks at dinners.
  • Airline luggage fees.
  • Difference between current and actual costs for the airline taxes and the estimated fuel surcharge.

**Faith Journeys highly recommend travel insurance to cover trip cancellation/interruption, travel delay, emergency medical, baggage delay and accidental death coverage. Please read the insurance information included in this document. If insurance is purchased at the time of a tour member's initial deposit for the trip, the travel insurance covers that tour member even if he/she must cancel or interrupt the trip due to a pre-existing condition