Pope Benedict XVI visits Spain - 2010
Schedule

The timezone in Spain is (GMT +1)

Saturday, Nov. 6

  • 8:30 a.m.     Departure from Rome-Fiuminino Airport  to Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
  • 11:30 a.m.   Arrival at Santiago de  Compostela International Airport.   Following his arrival, a welcoming  ceremony will take place. The Pope will address the crowds at the airport  before meeting with the Prince and Princess of Asturias in a conference room  there.
  • 1:00 p.m.     Pope will visit Santiago de Compostela's cathedral.
  • 1:45 p.m.     Pope Benedict will have lunch with Spanish cardinals, members  of the Spanish bishops' conference executive committee and the Pontiff's  entourage at the Archbishopric of Santiago de Compostela.
  • 4:30 p.m.     Mass  will take place for the occasion of Santiago de Compostela Jubilee Year at  Santiago de Compostela Obradoiro Square. The Pope will give the homily.
  • 7:15 p.m.     The Pope will depart from Santiago de Compostela  International Airport and travel to Barcelona, Spain.

Sunday, Nov. 7

  • 9:30 a.m.     Private meeting with the King and Queen of Spain in the  Museum Room at the Church of the Holy Family, Barcelona.
  • 10 a.m.        Mass and dedication of the Church of the Holy Family will be held.  It will be followed  by the Angelus at the Holy Family Square.
  • 1 p.m.          The Pope will have lunch  with cardinals, bishops and the Pope's entourage at the Archbishopric of  Barcelona.
  • 4:30 p.m.     Farewell to the Archbishopric of  Barcelona.
  • 5:15 p.m.     Visit to Barcelona's “Obrabenefico-Social Nen  Deu.”
  • 6:30 p.m.     Farewell ceremony at Barcelona International  Airport.
  • 7:15 p.m.     Departure from Barcelona International Airport to  Rome, Italy.