We have created Perillo Tours Faith Journeys for our Perillo’s Learning Journeys brand so travelers to fulfill the richness of belief through hands-on experience. For more than 73 years, Perillo Tours has hosted believers on carefully crafted itineraries which offer a perfect blend of touring and exploring.! In the Perillo tradition, great care is taken in planning your program and ensuring that your group will enjoy an AUTHENTIC faith based immersion by visiting not only major cities, but also small towns and villages where you will be welcomed with a warm smile and delectable local cuisine. View itineraries with group pricing or customize your journey to fit the interest of your church, school, club and even conferences!
In 1520, Cortés and his troops conquered the Teotihuacán. The Spanish then built Mexico City on the city ruins. The Catholic Church had great influence in the city, and religious orders like the Franciscans, Marists and Jesuits established convents and missions throughout Mexico.
All together some 12,000 churches were built during the three centuries of Spanish rule over Mexico. Today, in Mexico over 80 million inhabitants identify themselves as Catholics.
This unique journey will take you on a cultural immersion of history, religion, cuisine, and local life. A city tour of Addis Ababa will give you views with wide avenues of jacaranda trees, as you continue to the spiritual Monastery of Asheton Mariam. Addis Ababa is home to many interesting museums as well one of the largest open air markets in Africa. Additionally, you will journey to historical areas such as Lalibela, in which the entire city can be described as a sculpture.
Celebrate your faith in Israel!
This journey will take you to new cultural immersive levels to study your faith, teaching you about the history of Christianity while adventuring through thousands of years of temple and architectural history. Participants will get a chance to visit the Roman and Crusader ruins, where the Romans held Paul prisoner. You will also visit the holy site Capernaum to see the synagogue and St. Peter’s house where Jesus would have stayed while ministering in the area, visit the traditional site of Baptism at Qasr El Yahud, and much more!
Journey to Southern India to learn the rich cultural traditions and history of this ancient land. You will have the opportunity to interact with experts and learn many new things as well as experience new cultural exposures during your journey through cuisine, dancing shows, art shows, service project and much more!
Perillo Tours Welcomes You to Live Your Faith In Italy - Featuring a Tuscan Villa Stay! Immerse yourself in true Italian culture and history as you partake in guided tours to Basilica of St. Peter and the Sistine Chapel and Vatican Museums in Rome, sip authentic Italian wine in the rolling hills of Tuscany, experience St. Mark’s Square and the Bridge of Sighs in the famous "floating city" of Venice, and engage in the time honored tradition of glass blowing off to the island of Murano!
Your Journey of Faith to Greece and Turkey will give you an immersive view into historical landmarks, as well as an insight into the rich traditions of dance, cuisine, and art of these ancient countries. This journey will give you excitement and inspiration each day as you partake in activities such as visiting and attending mass at The Temple of Diana, a wonder of the ancient world, as well as home to the traditional belief that Mary, the Mother of Our Lord, lived here with St.
Join us on a unique and spiritual experience. Discover the magnificent Holy Land with us!
This journey will offer you the opportunity to immerse in your faith, teaching you about the history of Christianity while visiting temples and architectural history. Participants will get a chance to visit the Roman and Crusader ruins, where the Romans held Paul prisoner. You will also visit the holy site Capernaum to see the synagogue and St. Peter’s house where Jesus would have stayed while ministering in the area, visit the traditional site of Baptism at Qasr El Yahud, and much more!
Known as the jewel of the Mediterranean, Malta is home to a rich history of religion and spirituality with 7,000 year old goddess temples of Malta being the oldest and most well preserved goddess temples on the planet. Simply stunning, magical and reverent - the temples are aligned with the summer and autumnal equinox. This journey will take you to new cultural immersive levels to study your faith, teaching you about the history of Catholicism while adventuring through thousands of years of temple and architectural history.
The premiere of the 42nd Passion Play will begin on May 16, 2020. This tradition is maintained and performed with almost no interruption for over 380 years. It demonstrates the suffering, death and resurrection of Christ and gets performed every ten years. It is regarded as the most important passion play in the world. The village at the edge of the Bavarian Alps expects approximately 450,000 visitors for the passion play, over half of which will be international guests. For the next Passion Play, there are 102 performances planned.
Join Perillo’s Faith Journeys for an unforgettable journey to Italy featuring The Ultimate Vatican Experience. Visit off the beaten path areas of the Vatican and it’s gardens.