Young Adult Ministry

World Youth Day

WYD Lisbon, Portugal July 2022 will be a chance for pilgrims around the world to come together to pray, worship, and celebrate the Catholic faith.

World Youth Day Stateside

Can't make it to Lisbon? Looking for a stateside experience?

Check out this opportunity! No Registration needed!

World Youth Day 2022

  • Pilgrimage

    Age Requirements

    We hope that you are excited about this wonderful opportunity. We are targeting young adults for this trip ages 18 and above and you must be at least 18 years old on or before the trip begins. No one under the age of 18 will be able to attend this trip.

    Package Includes

    • Round-trip airfare from TBD
    • Land transportation: Provided during tours (outside of WYD)
    • Lodging at TBD
    • Breakfast at TBD
    • *WYD Registration fee
    • *Taxes & Fuel surcharge
    • *Subject to change

    Not Included in Package

    • Passport fees
    • Travel Insurance
    • Meals outside of WYD
  • Itinerary

    Saturday, January 19th
    Depart Charleston, SC for Panama. Arrive late afternoon.
    Sunday, January 20th
    Visit to the Panama Canal Visitors Center and Panama City Tour. Mass will be in the afternoon.
    Monday, January 21st
    Gamboa Rainforest event featuring Steve Angrisano.
    Tuesday, January 22nd
    Free time to explore Panama. Later Opening WYD Mass.
    Wednesday, January 23rd
    World Youth Day Activities.
    Thursday, January 24th
    World Youth Day Activities.
    Friday, January 25th
    World Youth Day Activities.
    Saturday, January 26th
    Mass with other American Diocese before our Pilgrimage across Panama for the vigil celebration.
    Sunday, January 27th
    Papal Motorcade and Closing Mass
    Monday, January 28th
    Depart for home.
  • Price

    The total cost of this pilgrimage is $3,649.00

    The payment schedule is as follows (please keep in mind all payments are final):

    • $250 per person - Non-Refundable Deposit
    • $400 per person - January 10, 2018
    • $400 per person - April 8, 2018
    • $400 per person - July 1, 2018
    • **Remaining Balance - October 1, 2018
    • **Remaining balance date is mandatory.


    All Cancellation and Name Changes are at the discretion on the Diocese of Charleston and must be in writing.

    Conditions of Cancellation

    From January 15, 2018-March 30, 2018, a $1000 penalty will be incurred. After April 1, 2018, all payments are non-refundable. It is for these reasons, travel insurance is highly recommended. All cancelations must be in writing.

    PURCHASING TRAVEL INSURANCE IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED by the Diocese of Charleston. Travel Insurance can help if you decide to cancel your pilgrimage at any time. Travel insurance is not handled through the Dioceses of Charleston or Savannah.

  • Registration

    Please complete this registration form and send it directly to Lexie Segrest with the Diocese of Charleston.
  • Contact

    Have questions? Interested in joining the pilgrimage? Contact Lexie Segrest at 843.261.0445 or email.

Campus Ministry


Bl. Pier Giorgio Frassati and St. Thérèse of Lisieux, pray for us.