Experience your own personal Pope Francis Pilgrimage with Experience Argentina.
Before he became Pope Francis, Jorge Mario Bergoglio was born in the Flores neighborhood of Buenos Aires to Italian immigrants. You can find out what made the man he is today and explore his history with the City of Buenos Aires and his home country of Argentina
Visit the school St. Joseph’s where the Pope attended primary school and the Church Our Lady of Mercy, next door where he was baptized. This is where he found his calling.
Explore the streets he walked, the experiences he enjoyed and the culture he grew up in.
Find out about the history of Argentina, San Nicolas of Rosario an ordinary housewife who had no formal education and no knowledge of the Bible or theology was visited by the Blessed Mother daily for a period of over 6 year and received 68 messages from Jesus Christ.
Visit San Miguel College and continue your Pope Francis Pilgrimage where he studied and later taught philosophy and theology as a rector.
Visit the Seminary Chapel and also the former living quarters of Pope Francis.
We will visit the World Heritage Site and UNESCO site of Colonia Uruguay and celebrate mass in the ancient Church of the Sacred Saint, the oldest church in Uruguay.
Take the subway into the city as Pope Francis did and attend Mass in the Santa Domingo Church, an historic church which was a scene of Argentina’s fight against the British invasion in the 18th century.
Find out about the life of Cardinal Bergoglio, his modest 1 bedroom flat where he lived. Visit the colonial town of Tigre that was established by the Jesuits of San Isidro, via a boat ride on the Parana Delta.
Find the full Itinerary here