WEDNESDAY, JULY 27TH
2:00 p.m. Departure from Rome's Fiumicino airport.
4:00 p.m. Arrival at the John Paul II International Airport of Krakow-Balice.
5:00 p.m. Transfer to the Wawel Castle, where the Pope will address the civil authorities and diplomatic corps.
5:40 p.m. Courtesy visit to the president of the Republic.
6:30 p.m. Meeting with bishops in Krakow Cathedral.
THURSDAY, JULY 28TH
7:40 a.m. Visit to the Convent of the Sisters of the Presentation on the way to the airport.
8:30 a.m. Departure by helicopter to Czestochowa. He will pray in the chapel of the Black Virgin to the monastery of Jasna Gora.
10:30 a.m. Holy Mass in the Shrine of Czestochowa on the occasion of the 1,050th anniversary of the baptism of Poland.
12:45 p.m. Return to Krakow.
5:30 p.m. Meeting with young people in Jordan Park.
FRIDAY, JULY 29th
8:45 a.m. Transfer by helicopter to Oswiecim.
9:30 a.m. Visit to Auschwitz.
10:30 a.m. Visit to Birkenau.
11:30 a.m. Transfer to Krakow by helicopter.
4:30 p.m. Meeting with the patients of the university pediatric hospital.
6:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross with young people in Jordan Park.
SATURDAY, JULY 30
9:00 a.m. Visit the Shrine of Divine Mercy in Krakow, where he will pass through the Door of Divine Mercy and hold confession for several young people.
10:30 a.m. Holy Mass for priests, religious men and women, consecrated persons and seminarians at the St. John Paul II Shrine of Krakow.
12:45 p.m. Lunch with several young people at the archiepiscopal residence.
7:00 p.m. Opening address of the prayer vigil.
SUNDAY, JULY 31
10:00 a.m. Holy Mass for World Youth Day in the Campus Misericordiae.
5:00 p.m. Meeting with the WYD volunteers, organising committee and benefactors in the Tauron Arena in Krakow.
6:15 p.m. Departure from the John Paul II airport of Balice-Krakow.
8:25 p.m. Arrival at Rome's Ciampino airport.