Below is a sample itinerary for the 3-days of the pilgrimage.  Please note: there are changes each year to the final version of the itinerary, which sometimes follows a slightly different route.

Water is provided at all rest stops and the evening campsite. Remember to bring your own food!

We recommend you arrive in Paris a few days prior to the beginning of the Pilgrimage to acclimate yourself to the time change.

For affordable accommodations in Paris before the Pilgrimage, some pilgrims chose to stay at the Hotel Ephrem guesthouse of the Benedictine Sisters of Sacre Coeur in the Montmartre neighborhood of Paris.  Guests are asked to make a holy hour in the evening hours in the attached Basilica of the Sacred Heart.

For affordable accommodations in Chartres after the Pilgrimage, some pilgrims choose to stay at the Hotelliere Saint Yves, a former convent now a guesthouse, located conveniently behind Chartres Cathedral.

Day 1: Saturday before Pentecost (the Vigil of Pentecost)

7 am Mass at Saint-Sulpice, Paris (note: instead of Notre-Dame Cathedral)
Depart Paris on foot immediately upon the end of the Mass
11:45 am The “apple stop” at Parc Henri Sellier; water and an apples provided
1:30 pm Lunch Stop at Amblainvilliers
5 pm Rest Stop at Billehou
6:30 pm Rest Stop at Rémy-les-Chevreuse La Roche Pointue
7:45 pm Arrive at evening campsite La Ferté-Choisel; dinner

Day 2: Pentecost Sunday (Whit Sunday)

6 am Rise and Shine
7 am Depart Campsite
8:30 am Rest Stop at the farm at Les Charmes
10:15 am Rest Stop at Parc Fougères
12:30 pm Stop at Les Courlis for Mass followed by Lunch
3:30 pm Rest Stop at Batonceau
5:15 pm Rest Stop at Emancé
7:15 pm Arrive at Campsite at Gas. Dinner; Benediction and Adoration of the Most Holy Sacrament

Day 3: Monday following Pentecost (Whit Monday/Holy Spirit Monday)

6 am Rise and Shine
7 am Depart Campsite at Gas
8:30 am Rest Stop at Bois du Seminaire
11 am Lunch Stop at Saint Prest
1:30 pm Arrival in Chartres
2 pm Mass in the Cathedral of Nôtre Dame of Chartres
3:30 pm Mass ends; bags may be picked up at the train station

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