26/07 - 31/07/2016

Pilgrim's Package



What is included in the Pilgrim Kit!



WHAT TO BRING FOR WYD?






Pilgrims and volunteers of the World Youth Day will participate in the appropriate costs by choosing the right pilgrims package for themselves. Depending on their needs, there will be three types of packages available. 

World Youth Day is a religious meeting. One of the methods of its financing is pilgrim participation in the costs of the meeting through registration in the system, choosing the right Pilgrim's package and coming to Krakow. Pilgrim's packages will vary depending on the length of stay World Youth Day's participants. 




PILGRIM'S PACKAGE

One week option (A) from July 25th 2016 – August 1st 2016:

1-Package A1: housing accommodation, food, transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit

2-Package A2: food, transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit

3-Package A3: housing accommodation, transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit

4-Package A4: transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit


As you are selecting your package remember, you may extend your housing accommodation for an additional day by choosing either package A1+, A3+, or B1+.


Package A1+: housing accommodation, food, transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit, from July 25th 2016 – August 2nd 2016.

Package A3+: housing accommodation, transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit, July 25th – August 2nd 2016.




Weekend option (B) from July 29th 2016 – August 1st 2016:


1-Package B1: housing accomodation, food, transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit

2-Package B2: food, transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit


As you are selecting your package remember, you may extend your housing accommodation for an additional day by choosing either package A1+, A3+, or B1+.


Package A1+: housing accommodation, food, transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit, from July 25th 2016 – August 2nd 2016.

Package A3+: housing accommodation, transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit, July 25th – August 2nd 2016.

Package B1+: housing accommodation, food, transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit, from July 29th 2016 – August 2nd 2016.




Vigil and Final Mass option (C) July 30th 2016 and July 31st 2016:


Package C: transport, insurance, Pilgrim Kit




VOLUNTEER PACKAGE



Explanation of terms used in the tables:

Pilgrim's accomodation 

Accommodation with a family, at a school, or in the tent city.
Breakfast is assigned to the accommodation and will be issued on the basis of accommodation meal tickets. 

Pilgrim's alimentation

Pilgrim’s food will be given out based on vouchers
During WYD Krakow 2016 warm meals will be given out based on VOUCHERS, for Pilgrims, who chose the package with food. Every day the Pilgrim will have VOUCHERS to use in the order they choose: a VOUCHER for a two-course meal and a VOUCHER for a one-course meal.
For more information see: Pilgrim’s Zone / Food

Pilgrim's transport

Public transportation within the city and from the accommodation to the center of events and places of the central events.

Pilgrim's insurance

Accident insurance, medical costs insurance and civil liability insurance during  the period of WYD.

Pilgrim Kit

Religious and information materials and other products necessary and useful in full participation in WYD. 




 FAQ PILGRIM PACKAGE

 What is “simple” accommodation?

“Simple” accommodation included in some “Packages” ensures accommodation with families or for ex. schools or special tent centers etc. This variant also includes breakfast, which will be given out near the place of accommodation.

Pilgrims will spend the night from Saturday until Sunday (July 30/31 2016) “in open air”, for an overnight prayer vigil on the “Campus Misericordiae” field (it is recommended that you bring a mattress and sleeping bag with you).


What does food provision for pilgrims involve?

Pilgrims who will choose a package including food will have meal VOUCHERS every day:

1 VOUCHER for a 2-course meal;
1 VOUCHER for a 1-course meal.
At the presentation of these vouchers you will be able to receive two warm meals during the day (lunch and supper) at designated locations.

Breakfast will be given out near places of accommodation only to groups who decide on a Package including accommodation.

Pilgrims will receive VOUCHERS also for “packed lunches”, which will be given out on the way leading to the place of the vigil, or on the “Campus Misericordiae” field.


What does pilgrim insurance cover?

Insurance included in all Packages covers the costs of hospital treatment in the case of accidents or hospitalization (up to the sum of 30 000 EUR) and civil liability during the time of the whole stay in Krakow, whose length will be specified in the chosen “Package”.


What does pilgrim transportation involve?

All Packages allow Pilgrims to travel free of charge via means of public transportation (city and metropolitan public transport and trains) from 25 July to 2 August 2016 in the area of the zones of accommodation during the period of validity of the chosen Package.
 

!!! PACKAGE RECEPTION !!!

Your Pilgrim Package will be waiting for you where you yourself decide to pick it up.

•    How to pick it up: During the registration process you will receive a document, generated by the system, that will entitle you to receive a specified Pilgrim Package.
•    Where to pick it up: Upon registering, you will select the Pilgrim Package most suitable to you. Depending on which package you select, you will be able to pick it up at one of the locations specified by the Organizing Committee.
        - if you select a Package with accommodation (A.1, A.1+, A.3, A.3+, B.1, B.1+), you will receive your package at the parish in your area of accommodation.
        - However, if you select a different option from the available packages, in which there is no accommodation (A.2, A.4, B.2), you will receive your package in one of eight designated places in Krakow from the 23 of JULY (Saturday):

•    Parish of Christ the King, al. 29 Listopada 195 (osiedle Gotyk);
•    Parish of St. Hedwig of Poland, ul. Łokietka 60 (Krowodrza);
•    Parish of the Holy Virgin Mary of Lourdes, ul. Misjonarska 37;
•    Parish of Our Lady of Good Counsel, al. Dygasińskiego 44A (Prokocim Stary);
•    Parish of Our Lady Queen of Poland, ul. Obrońców Krzyża 1 (Kraków – Bieńczyce);
•    MPL Balice, ul. Kpt. M. Medweckiego 1 (Balice);
•    Kraków Główny old Railway Station upper part,  Plac im. Jana Nowaka-Jeziorańskiego 3;
•    Kraków-Płaszów Railway Station, ul. Prokocimska 51.

    You will be able to decide on one of these places in your Pilgrim Profile.

    - Package C is a special package. If you select this package, you will be able to receive it at select locations, located on the routes leading to Campus Misericordiae. A map with the exact location will be published at a later date.




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