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World Youth Day - Registration and Visa Information




Registration Information

World Youth Day Registration NOW open!

Register your group at!

Instructions for Registration posted online - View slide show with details now!

These detailed directions guide pilgrims through the registration process.  The general pricing is as follows (with the current exchange rate of 1 USD = 2.04736 BRL subject to fluctuation).  The United States is classified under class A.  Prices will increase after January 31, 2013.  Please see slide show for further details.

  • Full Week Package (July 23-28): prices range from $283 to $134
  • Weekend Package (July 26-28): prices range from $140 to $80
  • Vigil Package (July 27-28): $51

Youth Festival

What is the Youth Festival?

Check out the video here!

Are you registered?




Visa Information

Get Your Free Visa for WYD 2013!

The Consulate General of Brazil is now issuing special visas that are free of charge for WYD 2013 participants.

How can I get my free visa?!

It has been brought to our attention that some consulates allow visa applicants to send their documents by mail, while others require applicants to deliver application supplements in person. Please verify the protocol of your jurisdiction.

Also, children under the age of 18 must meet certain requirements to obtain a complementary visa.
WYD Rio Visa Requirements for Minors




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