International Spiritual Exercises in the Swiss Alps

International Spiritual Exercises in the Swiss Alps

August 25th to September 1st | Simplonpass 2000 m ASL
Simplonpass / Passo del Sempione

Guides: Jean-Paul Hernandez SJ, Sr. Barbara Haefele sa, Andreas Schalbetter SJ

For young people, age: 18-35 years.

Info and registration: Chiara Brena chi.brena@gmail.com
Cost: between 80 and 160 euros (financial issues should not discourage from applying) + travelling costs

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What to bring:
Bring your own towel, tramping boots or stable shoes, sun hat, sunglasses, raincoat, bathing clothes (for a dip in the cold – there is a lake nearby) etc. It can get very cold and even snow at this time of the year – so also take warm clothes!

Accommodation:
Beautiful, silent location, accessible by public travel or by car.

Access:
From Milano, Zürich or Genève: Itinerary with public transport: www.sbb.ch
Train schedules might change. There are only a few good connections per day, check online.

From Milano:
With public transportation by train from Milano over Domodossola and finally by bus to Simplonpass: travel time around 2 hrs 30 min.

From Zurich:
With public transportation by train from Zurich over Brig and finally by bus to Simplonpass: travel time around 2 hrs 50 min.

From Genève:
With public transportation by train from Genève over Lausanne, Sion to Brig and finally by bus to Simplonpass: travel time around 3 hrs 15 min.

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