Places   visited  by   John  Paul  II
In alphabetical order - by cities
 

Abidjan Ivory Coast 1980.05.10-12  
Abidjan Ivory Coast 1985.08.10  
Abuja Nigeria 1998.03.21-23  
Accra Ghana 1980.05.08-10 100th Anniversary of Catholic Church
Adelaide Australia 1986.11.29-30  
Adzope Ivory Coast 1980.05.12  
Agaña Guam 1981.02.22-23 Mary of the Shed
Aglona Latvia 1993.09.09 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Asumption
Visit to the tomb of Archbishop Julijans Vaivods
Agnone Italy 1995.03.19 Campana Marinelli
Agrigento Italy 1993.05.08-09  
Aguascalientes México 1990.05.08  
Al Azhar Egypt 2000.02.24 Meeting with Sheik Mohammed Sayed Tantawi 
Al Maghtas Israel 2000.03.22 Place of baptism of Jesus Christ
Alatri Italy 1984.09.02 Prayer in front of ashes of St. Sixtus the Pope
Alba de Tormes Spain 1982.11.01  
Albano Italy 1979.08.14  
Albano Italy 1979.09.03  
Albano Italy 1982.09.19  
Albano Italy 1985.09.15  
Albano Italy 1987.09.05  
Albano Italy 1988.08.19  
Albano Italy 1990.09.21  
Albano Italy 1996.08.14 Visit to the Queen of the Apostles Hospital
Alcira Spain 1982.11.08 Santuario de Nuestra Señora del Lluch
Alice Springs Australia 1986.11.29  
Altötting Germany 1980.11.18 Unsere Liebe Frau der Gnaden
Amendola Italy 1987.05.25  
Amersfoort Netherlands 1985.05.14  
Amílcar Cabral Cape Verde 1990.01.25  
Amman Jordan 2000.03.20-21  
Amsterdam Netherlands 1985.05.15  
Anagni Italy 1986.08.31  
Anchorage - Alaska United States 1981.02.26  
Ancona Italy 1979.09.08  
Ancona Italy 1999.05.30 1000 Years of St. Cyriak Cathedral
Angra do Heroismo Portugal Acores 1991.05.11  
Ankara Turkey 1979.11.28-29  
Annecy France 1986.10.07 Tombs of St. Francis de Sales and St. Joana Frances de Chantal 
Annifo Italy 1998.01.03  
Antananarivo Madagascar 1989.04.28-05.01 Beatification of Victoire Rasoamanarivo 30
Antofagasta Chile 1987.04.05-06  
Antsiranana Madagascar 1989.04.29  
Antwerpen Belgium 1985.05.17  
Anzio Italy 1983.09.03  
Aosta Italy 1986.09.06-07 200 anniversary of reaching to the Mont Blanc
Blessing of the crown for statue of Our Lady 7
Aparecida Brazil 1980.07.04 75 Years of Coronation of Our Lady of Aparecida
Aprilia Italy 1986.09.14  
Arequipa Perú 1985.02.02 Beatification of Ana de los Ángeles Monteagudo
Coronación de Nuestra Señora de Chapi
Arezzo Italy 1993.05.23 Santuario di Madonna di Consolata
Visit to the tomb of Pope Gregory X
Argenta Italy 1990.09.23 Visit to the tomb of Father Giovanni Minzoni
Armero Colombia 1986.07.06 Zona de la Tragedia 
Arona Italy 1984.11.04 400th Anniversary of Dead of St. Carlo Borromeo
Ars Sur Formans France 1986.10.06 Tomb of St. Jean Maria Vianney
Ascoli Satriano Italy 1987.05.25 Santuario di Madonna della Misericordia
Assisi Italy 1978.11.05 Tomb of St. Francis and St. Poor Wretch
Assisi Italy 1982.03.12 800th Birthday of St. Poor Wretch
Assisi Italy 1986.10.27 World Prayer Day for Peace
Assisi Italy 1993.01.09-10 Day of Prayers for Peace in Europe
Visit to the tomb of St. Francis 10
Assisi Italy 1998.01.03 Visit to tomb of St. Poor Wretch
Assisi Italy 2002.01.24  
Astana Kazakhstan 2001.09.22-25  
Asti Italy 1993.09.25-26 Visit to the tomb of Giuseppe Marello 25
Beatification of Giuseppe Marello 26
Asunción Paraguay 1988.05.16-18  
Athens Greece 2001.05.04-05 Mitrópoli Orthodox Cathedral 4
Atri Italy 1985.06.30 Place of life of St. Celestine V Pope Hermit Monk
Auckland New Zealand 1986.11.22  
Augsburg Germany 1987.05.03-04  
Augustów Poland 1999.06.09  
Avellino Italy 1980.11.25 Meeting with the earthquake victims 
Aversa Italy 1990.11.12-13 Santuario di Santa Maria 13
Visit to the tomb of Father Paolo Manna 13
Averzzano Italy 1985.03.24  
Ávila Spain 1982.11.01 4th centenary of the death of St Theresa of Jesus
Ayacucho Perú 1985.02.03  
Babiy Yar Ukraine 2001.06.25  
Baclaran Philippines 1981.02.17 National Shrine of Our Mother of Perpetual Help
Bacolod City Philippines 1981.02.20  
Baguio City Philippines 1981.02.22  
Bahía Blanca Argentina 1987.04.07  
Baki Azerbaijan 2002.05.22-23  
Baltimore United States 1995.10.08  
Balvano Italy 1980.11.25  
Bamako Mali 1990.01.28-29  
Bamenda Cameroon 1985.08.12  
Bangkok Tailand 1984.05.10-11 Visit to the Buddhist Temple
Bangui Central Africa 1985.08.14  
Banja Luka Bosnia Hercegovina 2003.06.22 Beatification of Ivan Merz
Banjul Gambia 1992.02.23-24 Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes - 23
Banneux Belgium 1985.05.21 Sanctuaire de Vierge des Pauvres
Banská Bystrica Slovakia 2003.09.12  
Barcelona Spain 1982.11.07  
Bardo Poland 1957.09.04 Our Lady Guardian of the Faith
Bari Italy 1984.02.26 Coronazione di Nostra Signora D'Itria 'Hodegetria'
Visit to the tomb of Bona Sforza d'Aragona
Barranquilla Colombia 1986.07.07  
Bata Guinea Equatorial 1982.02.18  
Beauraing Belgium 1985.05.18 Notre-Dame de Beauraing 
Beira Mozambique 1988.09.17  
Beirut Lebanon 1997.05.10-11 Introduction Post Synodal Apostolic Adhortation
Belém do Parana Brazil 1980.07.08-09 Nossa Senhora de Nazaré 8 
Belize Belize 1983.03.09  
Belluno Italy 1979.08.26  
Belo Horizonte Brazil 1980.07.01  
Benevento Italy 1990.07.02 Santuario di Madonna delle Grazie
Benguela Angola 1992.06.09  
Bergamo Italy 1981.04.26 Pilgrimage to Pope John XXIII homeland
Berlin Germany 1996.06.23 Beatification of Karl Leisner, Bernhard Lichtenberg
Tomb of Bernhard Lichtenberg
Bern Switzerland 1984.06.14 Visit to the Ecumenical Center of Federation of Evangelical Lutheran Churches
Bern Switzerland 2004.06.05-06 National meeting of Swiss Catholic Youth  
Bethlehem Palestine 2000.03.22  
Białystok Poland 1966.11.19-20 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Mercy
Polish Millennium of Christianity celebration
Białystok Poland 1977.11.27 Blessing the chapel of Our Lady of Mercy
Białystok Poland 1991.06.05 Our Lady of Mercy
Beatification of Bolesława Maria Lament
Ecumenical liturgy at the Orthodox Cathedral of St. Nicolas
Prayer at the monument of Fr. Jerzy Popiełuszko
Bielsko Biała Poland 1995.05.22  
Bierst Belgium 1985.05.21  
Bissau Guinea Bissau 1990.01.27-28  
Bitonto Italy 1984.02.26  
Bkerké Lebanon 1997.05.10-11 Maronite Patriarchate 10
Melkite Greek Orthodox Basilica 11
Blantyre Malawi 1989.05.04-05  
Błotnica Poland 1977.08.21 Coronation of Our Lady of Consolation
Bobo Dioulasso Burkina Faso 1990.01.30  
Bogota Colombia 1986.07.01-03  
Bolesławiec Poland 1956.09.01 Sanctuary of Our Lady Assumption Mother of the Church
Bologna Italy 1982.04.18 Santuario della Madonna di San Luca
Bologna Italy 1988.06.07  
Bologna Italy 1997.09.27-28 23rd Italian National Eucharistic Congress
Beatification of Bartholomew Maria Dal Monte 27
Bombay India 1986.02.09-10 Tomb of Archbishop Władysław Zaleski Patriarch of Antiochia 10
Bombay-Bandra India 1986.02.09 Basilica of Our Lady of Mount Mary
Bombay-Wasai India 1986.02.09  
Bonn Germany 1980.11.15  
Bonn Germany 1987.05.01  
Borek Fałęcki Poland 1997.06.07  
Borek Fałęcki - Kraków Poland 1991.08.14  
Borno Italy 1998.07.19  
Boston United States 1979.10.01-02  
Bottrop Germany 1987.05.02  
Bovino Italy 1987.05.25 Madonna di Valleverde
Braga Portugal 1982.05.15 Santuário de Nossa Senhora do Sameiro
Brasilia Brazil 1980.06.30-07.01  
Brasilia Brazil 1991.10.14-15 500th Anniversary of Evangelization of America
Bratislava Czechoslovakia 1990.04.22  
Bratislava Slovakia 1995.06.30-07.02  
Bratislava Slovakia 2003.09.11-14 Beatification of Greek-Catholic Bp Vasil Hopko, Sr Zdenka Schelingova 14
Brazzaville  Congo 1980.05.05  
Brdo Slovenia 1996.05.17  
Brescia Italy 1982.09.26 Santuario Madonna delle Grazie
Brescia Italy 1998.09.19-20 Beatification of Giuseppe Antonio Tovini 20
Visit to the tomb of Giuseppe Antonio Tovini 20
Breuil Cervinia Italy 1991.07.13  
Brezje Slovenia 1996.05.17 Bazilika Marija Pomočnica
Brisbane Australia 1986.11.25  
Brisighella Italy 1986.05.10 Visit to the tombs of Cardinal Michele Lega, Archbishop Antonio Lega, Cardinal Caetano Cicognani and Cardinal Amleto Giovanni Cicognani
Brnik Slovenia 1996.05.17  
Brooklyn United States 1995.10.06  
Brühl Germany 1980.11.15  
Bruxelles Belgium 1985.05.16-20  
Bruxelles Belgium 1995.06.03-04 Beatification of Damian Deveuster
Visit to the tomb of King Baudouin
Bruxelles-Laeken Belgium 1985.05.19-20 Notre-Dame de Laeken 19
Tomb of Card. Lea Cardin 19
Bryuhovichi Ukraine 2001.06.26  
Brzezinka Poland 1979.06.07  
Bucamaranga Colombia 1986.07.06  
Bucureşti Romania 1999.05.07-09 Visit to the Orthodox Cathedral of Constantine and St. Helen 7
Visit to the tomb of Bishop Vasile Aftenie 8
Budapest Hungary 1991.08.16-20  
Budapest Hungary 1996.09.06-07  
Buenos Aires Argentina 1982.06.11-12 Argentina - Great Britain conflict
Buenos Aires Argentina 1987.04.06,09-12 2nd World Youth Day
Bujumbura Burundi 1990.09.05-07  
Bulawayo Zimbabwe 1988.09.12 Visit to the Anglican Cathedral
Bydgoszcz Poland 1999.06.07 Sanctuary of Our Lady Beautiful Love
Coronation of Our Lady of Beautifull Love
Bykovnia Ukraine 2001.06.24  
Caacupé Paraguay 1988.05.18 Santuario de Nuestra Señora de los Milagros
Cabinda Angola 1992.06.08  
Cagliari Italy 1985.10.18-20 Santuario di Nostra Signora di Bonaria 20
Cairo Egypt 2000.02.24-26 Coptic Orthodox Papal Residence 24;
Cathedral of Our Lady of Egypt 25
Calcutta India 1986.02.03-04  
Cali Colombia 1986.07.04 Coronación  de Virgen de las Mercedes 
Callao Perú 1985.02.04  
Caltanissetta Italy 1993.05.09-10  
Camagüey Cuba 1998.01.23  
Camaldoli Italy 1993.09.16  
Camerino Italy 1991.03.18-19  
Campo Grande Brazil 1991.10.16-17  
Campo Imperatore Italy 1993.06.20  
Canale d'Agordo Italy 1979.08.26  
Canberra Australia 1986.11.24-25 200 Years of the Catholic Church
Canterbury United Kingdom 1982.05.29 Anglican Cathedral
Capharnaun Israel 2000.03.24  
Capua Italy 1992.05.24  
Caracas Venezuela 1985.01.26-29 500th Anniversary of Evangelization of América
Coronación de Nuestra Señora de Coromoto 27
Caracas Venezuela 1996.02.09-11 500th Anniversary of Evangelization of Venezuela 1498-1998
Caravaggio Italy 1992.06.19-21 Santuario di Nostra Signora della Fonte 19-21
Beatification of Francesco Spinelli 21
Cardiff United Kingdom 1982.06.02  
Carpi Italy 1988.06.03  
Carpineto Romano Italy 1991.09.01 Birthplace of Pope Leon XIII
Centenary of "Rerum Novarum"
Cartagena Colombia 1986.07.06 Coronación de Nuestra Señora de La Candelaria de la Popa
Sanctuary of St. Peter Claver
Casablanca Morocco 1985.08.19 Meeting with Muslim youth
Caserta Italy 1992.05.23-24 Blessing the statue of Our Lady for Monte di San Michele 23
Castel San Giovanni Italy 1988.06.05  
Castel Santa Maria Cascia Italy 1980.03.20  
Castel Sant'Elia Italy 1988.05.01 Santuario di Santa Maria ad Rupes
Castellammare di Stabia Italy 1992.03.19  
Castello di Mirabello Italy 1992.09.02  
Castelnuovo Don Bosco Italy 1988.09.03  
Castelpetroso Italy 1995.03.19 Santuario di Nostra Signora dell' Addolorata
Castiglione delle Stiviere Italy 1991.06.22-23 400th Anniversary of Dead of St. Aloysius Gonzaga, Jesuit
Visit to the Sanctuary of St. Aloysius Gonzaga 22
Castries Saint Lucia 1986.07.07  
Catania Italy 1994.11.04-05 Beatification of Maddalena Morano, Salesian Sister 5
Catanzaro Italy 1984.10.06 Coronazione del Madonna del Porto di Gimigliano
Cebu City Philippines 1981.02.19-20 Basilica Minore del Santo Niño 19
Cecina Italy 1989.09.22  
Cerignola Italy 1987.05.25  
Cervia Italy 1986.05.11  
Cesena Italy 1986.05.08-09 "Town of Popes" of Pio VI, Pio VII, Benedict XIII and Pio VIII
Santuario della Madonna del Monte 8
Cesi Italy 1998.01.03  
Chalo-Saint-Mars France 1997.08.22 Tomb of Professor Jérôme Lejeune
Chambésy Switzerland 1984.06.12 Visit to the Orthodox Center of the Ecumenical Patriarchate
Chiavari Italy 1998.09.18-19 Santuario di Nostra Signora dell'Orto 18
Chicago United States 1979.10.04-06  
Chieri Italy 1988.09.03  
Chihuahua México 1990.05.10  
Chinchiná Colombia 1986.07.05  
Chiquinquirá Colombia 1986.07.03 National Marian Year on Occasion of 400th Anniversary of Our Lady of Rosary in Chiquinquirá
Chivasso Italy 1990.03.19  
Christchurch New Zealand 1986.11.24  
Ciudad Guayana Venezuela 1985.01.29  
Civita Castellana Italy 1988.05.01  
Civitavecchia Italy 1987.03.19  
Clonmacnoise Ireland 1979.09.30  
Cochabamba Bolivia 1988.05.10-11  
Cochin India 1986.02.07  
Cochin-Ernakulam India 1986.02.07 Visit to St. Mary’s Cathedral Basilica of the Syro-Malabars Catholic Church
Cochin-Kolenchery India 1986.02.07 Visit to St. Peter and Paul Church of Malankara Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Church
Cochin-Verapoly India 1986.02.07 Visit to Latin Cathedral of St. Francis of Assisi
Cogne Italy 1994.08.21 Blessing of statue of Our Lady for a mount peak
Coimbra Portugal 1982.05.15  
Col Cumano Italy 1988.07.16 Visit to the Spiritual Center of John Paul I 
Colle di Val d’Elsa Italy 1996.03.30  
Colle Don Bosco Italy 1988.09.03 Beatification of Laura Vicuña
Collevalenza Italy 1981.11.22 Santuario Amore Misericordioso
Colombo Sri Lanka 1995.01.20-21 Beatification of Joseph Vaz Cor on 21.01.1995
Columbia United States 1987.09.11  
Comacchio Italy 1990.09.22  
Como Italy 1996.05.04-05  
Conakry Guinea 1992.02.24-26 Grotte de Notre Dame de Lourdes 25
Concepción Chile 1987.04.04-05  
Concesio Italy 1982.09.26 Pilgrimage to Paul VI homeland on ocassion of 85th anniversary of His Birthday
Concordia Italy 1992.05.01  
Copacabana Bolivia 1988.05.14 Helicopter flight over Sanctuary of Virgen de Copacabana, town on Lake Titicaca
Copenhagen Denmark 1989.06.06-08  
Corasim Israel 2000.03.24  
Coromoto Venezuela 1996.02.10 Santuario de Nuestra Señora de Coromoto
Corrientes Argentina 1987.04.09  
Cortona Italy 1993.05.23 Visit to the St. Margaret Shrine
Cosenza Italy 1984.10.06  
Cospicua Malta 1990.05.26  
Costalta di Cadore Italy 1993.07.11  
Cotonou Bénin 1982.02.17  
Cotonou Bénin 1993.02.03-05  
Courmayeur Italy 1986.09.07  
Covadonga Spain 1989.08.21 Santuario Virgen del Covadonga
Coventry United Kingdom 1982.05.30  
Córdoba Argentina 1987.04.08  
Crema Italy 1992.06.20 Santuario di Santa Maria della Croce
Cremona Italy 1992.06.21  
Crotone Italy 1984.10.07 Madonna di Capocolonna
Cuenca Ecuador 1985.01.31  
Cuiabá Brazil 1991.10.16  
Cuilapan México 1979.01.29  
Cumura Guinea Bissau 1990.01.28 Leprosarium
Curepipe Mauritius 1989.10.16  
Curlatone Italy 1991.06.23 Santuario Vergine Maria delle Grazie
Cusco Perú 1985.02.03 Coronación de Nuestra Señora del Carmen
Częstochowa Poland 1979.06.04-06 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Jasna Góra
John Paul II gave for Our Lady of Jasna Góra Golden Rose 4
John Paul II gave for Our Lady of Piekary papal stula 6
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Consolation of Pszów 6
Częstochowa Poland 1983.06.18-20 Our Lady of Jasna Góra
Coronation of Our Lady of Victory of Brdów 19
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Consolation of Leżajsk 19
Coronation of Our Lady of Grace of Lubaczów 19
Coronation of Our Lady Queen of Peace of Stoczek Klasztorny 19
Blessing the crowns for Kind-Hearted Our Lady of Szczyrzyce 19
Coronation of Our Lady of Visitation of Zielenice 19
Częstochowa Poland 1987.06.12-13 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Jasna Góra
Blessing the crowns for Armenian Our Lady of Łysiec from Gliwice 12
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Ostrożany 12
Częstochowa Poland 1991.08.14-16 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Jasna Góra
6th World Youth Day
Częstochowa Poland 1997.06.04 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Jasna Góra
Częstochowa Poland 1999.06.17 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Jasna Góra
Dakar Senegal 1992.02.19-23  
Đakovo Croatia 2003.06.07  
Damascus Syria 2001.05.05-08 Ecumenical meeting at the Greek-Orthodox Al-Mriamiyah Cathedral with Greek-Orthodox Patriarch Ignatius IV Hazim, Syrian Orthodox Patriarch Ignatius Zakka I Iwas and Greek-Melchite Patriarch Gregory III Laham 5
Visit to the Melkite Greek Catholic Patriarchate 6-7
Visit to the Syrian Orthodox St. George Cathedral 6
Meeting with Muslim Shaykh Ahmad Kuftaro at the Omayyad Mosque 6
Dar es Salaam Tanzania 1990.09.01-03  
Dardilly France 1986.10.06 200th Birthday of St. John Mary Vianney
Darwin Australia 1986.11.29  
Davao Philippines 1981.02.20  
Deauville France 1980.06.02  
Debrecen Hungary 1991.08.18 Ecumenical prayer in the Calvin Church
Deheisheh Palestine 2000.03.22 Visit to the refugee camp
Den Bosch Netherlands 1985.05.11 Shrine of Our Sweet Lady
Denver United States 1993.08.12-15 8th World Youth Day
Des Moines United States 1979.10.04  
Desio Italy 1983.05.21 Visit to the family house of Pius XI
Detroit United States 1987.09.18-19  
Dhaka Bangla Desh 1986.11.19  
Dili Timor East 1989.10.13  
Domegge di Cadore Italy 1992.08.30 Blessing the statue of Our Lady of Lourdes for Mount Nevegal
Dos Hermanas Spain 1993.06.13  
Douala Cameroon 1985.08.13  
Drogheda Ireland 1979.09.29  
Drohiczyn Poland 1999.06.10  
Dublin Ireland 1979.09.29-30  
Dubrovnik Croatia 2003.06.06 Icon of Our Lady was present during the Mass
Beatification of Marija Propetoga Isusa Petković
Dukla Poland 1997.06.09-10  
Durango México 1990.05.09  
Dziekanowice Poland 1966.09.24 Blessing the sanctuary of Our Lady with the Child
East Rutherford United States 1995.10.05  
Echternach Luxembourg 1985.05.16 Visit the tomb of St. Willibrord 
Edinburgh United Kingdom 1982.05.31-06.01  
Edmonton Canada 1984.09.16-17  
Edmonton  Canada 1987.09.20  
Eindhoven Netherlands 1985.05.11  
Einsiedeln Switzerland 1984.06.14-16 Unsere Liebe Frau von Einsiedeln
Eisenstadt Austria 1988.06.24  
El Rocio Spain 1993.06.14 Santuario de Nuestra Señora del Rocio
Elbląg Poland 1999.06.06  
Ełk Poland 1999.06.08 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima in Ełk
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Rosary from Krasnybór
Blessing the crowns for Basilian Our Lady from Lipsk
Blessing the crowns for statue of Our Lady of Fatima from Myszyniec
Blessing the crowns for picture of Our Lady Queen of Families from Rajgród
The statue of Our Lady of Sejny was present on the altar during the Holy Mass in Ełk
Blessing the crowns for picture of Our Lady of Wąsewo
Encarnación Paraguay 1988.05.18  
Enns-Lorch Austria 1988.06.25  
Enugu Nigeria 1982.02.13  
Enugu Nigeria 1998.03.22  
Ephesus Turkey 1979.11.30 Meryem Ana Evì
Erice Italy 1993.05.08  
Esch zur Alzette Luxembourg 1985.05.15  
Eschen-Mauren Liechtenstein 1985.09.08  
Esquipulas Guatemala 1996.02.06 Santuario del Cristo Negro 
Essen Germany 1987.05.02  
Esztergom Hungary 1991.08.16 Tomb of Cardinal József Mindszenty
Etchmiadzin Armenia 2001.09.25-27 Armenian Apostolic Cathedral 25
Tombs of Katolikos Wazgen I and Karekin I  25
Évry France 1997.08.22  
Fabriano Italy 1991.03.19  
Faenza Italy 1986.05.10  
Faiano di Ponte Cagnano Italy 1999.09.04  
Fairbanks – Alaska United States 1984.05.02  
Fano Italy 1984.08.12  
Farfie Italy 1993.03.19  
Fatima Portugal 1982.05.13 Santuário de Nossa Senhora do Rosário
Thanksgiving Pilgrimage of the Holy Father to Fatima in 1st Anniversary of the Assassination on 13.05.1981
Fatima Portugal 1991.05.12-13 Santuário de Nossa Senhora do Rosário
Visit to the tombs of Jacinta and Francisco Marto
Fatima Portugal 2000.05.12-13 Santuário de Nossa Senhora do Rosário
Beatification of Jacinta and Francisco Marto 13
Visit to the tombs of Jacinta and Francisco Marto 13
Fener Turkey 1979.11.29-30 Visit to the Orthodox Patriarchal Cathedral Church of St. George
Fermo Italy 1988.12.30  
Ferrara Italy 1990.09.22-23 Basilica di Santa Maria in Vado 22
Fianarantsoa Madagascar 1989.05.01  
Fidenza Italy 1988.06.04  
Fiesole Italy 1986.10.18  
Fiorano Italy 1988.06.04  
Firenze Italy 1986.10.18-19 Visit to the tomb of Nicolo Stenone, Danish convert 19
Beatification of Teresa Maria Manetti 19
Flat Rock Canada 1984.09.12  
Florianópolis Brazil 1991.10.17-18 Beatification of Mother Paulina Amabile Lucia Visintainer, 18
Florida Uruguay 1988.05.08 Virgen de los Treinta y Tres
Flüeli Switzerland 1984.06.14 Visit to the hause of St. Nicolaus
Foggia Italy 1987.05.24-25 Santuario della 'Madre di Dio Incoronata' 24
Foligno Italy 1993.06.20 Visit to the tomb of bl. Angela of Foligno
Fonte Avellana Italy 1982.09.05  
Forio d'Ischia Italy 2002.05.05 Santuario di Santa Maria Ausiliatrice 
Forli Italy 1986.05.08  
Formia Italy 1989.06.25  
Fort Simpson Canada 1984.09.18 The visit was cancelled 
Fort Simpson Canada 1987.09.20  
Fortaleza Brazil 1980.07.09-10 X National Eucharistic Congress
Fortogna di Longarone Italy 1987.07.12  
Frascati Italy 1980.09.08  
Fribourg Switzerland 1984.06.12-13 Visit to the tomb of Peter Canisius
Frosinone Italy 2001.09.16  
Fucino Italy 1985.03.24 Santuario di Maria Santissima di Pietraquaria
Fulda Germany 1980.11.17-18 Tomb of St. Boniface 17
Funchal Portugal Madeira 1991.05.12  
Gabarone Botswana 1988.09.13-14  
Gaeta Italy 1989.06.25  
Galatina Italy 1980.10.05 500th Anniversary of Dead Bl. Antonio and 800 Companions
Galway Ireland 1979.09.30  
Garoua Cameroon 1985.08.11  
Gaspé Canada 1984.09.09? 450th Anniversary of Jacques Cartier's Landing at Gaspé
Gdańsk Poland 1987.06.11-12 Coronation of Our Lady of Trąbki Wielkie 12
Prayer at the Monument of Victims of December 1970 12
Meeting with youth - Westerplatte 12
Sanctuary of Beautiful Madonna of Gdańsk - Bazylika Mariacka 12
The icon of Our Lady of Mercy of Stanisławów from the St. Peter and Paul Church in Gdańsk was present during Holy Father's meeting with the sick and health service at St. Mary's Basilica 12
Sanctuary of Our Lady of Oliwa 12
Gdańsk Poland 1999.06.05 Millennium of canonization of St. Adalbert and organizing of Catholic Church in Poland
Sanctuary of Our Lady Pregnant - Matemblewo 5
Sanctuary of Our Lady of Oliwa 6
Gdynia Poland 1987.06.11 The statue of Our Lady of Swarzewo - Queen of Polish Sea was present during the meeting with Holy Father in Gdynia
Gelsenkirchen Germany 1987.05.02  
Gemona Italy 1992.05.03  
Genazzano Italy 1993.04.12 Santuario della Madonna del Buon Consiglio
Geneve Switzerland 1982.06.15  
Geneve United Nations 1982.06.15 Visit to International Labor Organisation
90th Anniversary of "Rerum Novarum"
Geneve Switzerland 1984.06.12 Visit to the World Council of Churches
Genova Italy 1985.09.21-22 Santuario Nostra Signora della Guardia
Genova Italy 1990.10.14 Santuario Madonna della Guardia, 500 Years of Apparitions
Gent Belgium 1985.05.17  
Gitega Burundi 1990.09.06  
Glasgow United Kingdom 1982.06.01  
Gliwice Poland 1999.06.15 The liturgy presided papal legat
Gliwice Poland 1999.06.17 Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Katowice - Bogucice
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Racibórz
Blessing the crowns for Humble Our Lady from Rudy Wielkie
Gniezno Poland 1979.06.03-04  
Gniezno Poland 1997.06.02-04 Millennium of Death of St. Adalbert
Coronation of Our Lady of Consolation from the Church of Assumption in Gniezno 3
Blessing the crowns for statue of Our Lady of Consolation from Lubiszewo Tczewskie 3
Blessing the crown for Our Lady of Consolation of the Distressed from Miedzna 3
Coronation the pieta of Our Lady of Sorrowfull from Skulsk
Goa India 1986.02.05-06 Tomb of St. Francis Xavier 6
Goiânia Brazil 1991.10.15  
Gorczyca Poland 1999.06.09 Catechetical House of John Paul II
Gorée Senegal 1992.02.22 Visit to the Slave House
Gorizia Italy 1992.05.02  
Gorzów Wielkopolski Poland 1997.06.02 Prayer at the tombs of Bp Wilhelm Pluta and Bp Teodor Bensch
Gozo-Ta'Pinu Malta 1990.05.26 Ta' Pinu National Marian Shrine in Gharb
Góra Chełmska Poland 1991.06.01 Sanctuary of Our Lady Threetimes Extraordinary
Góra Igliczna Poland 1961.08.20 Our Lady of Snow
Góra Igliczna Poland 1968.08.10 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Snow
Góra Św. Anny Poland 1983.06.21 St. Ana Samotrzecia
Coronation of Our Lady of Opole
Gran Sasso Italy 1980.08.30  
Gran Sasso Italy 1994.02.01 Resting of John Paul II in the mountains
Gran Sasso Italy 2003.07.24 Apostolic visit and outing in mountainous region of the Abruzzi
Granada Spain 1982.11.05 Santuario Nuestra Señora de la Soledad
Greccio Italy 1983.01.02  
Grosseto Italy 1989.05.21  
Grottaferrata Italy 1979.09.09 Santuario Santa Maria di Grottaferrata
Grottaferrata Italy 1984.12.29 Visit to the Rogationists of the Sacred Heart of Jesus house
Grottaferrata Italy 1987.09.07 Santuario di Santa Maria
Guadalajara México 1979.01.31  
Guadalupe México 1979.01.27,31 Santuario de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe
Coronation of Our Lady of Guadelupe
Guadalupe Spain 1982.11.04 Santuario de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe
Guadalupe México 1990.05.06 Santuario de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe
Beatification of Antonio of Tlaxcala, Cristóbal of Tlaxcala, Juan of Tlaxcala, Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin and José Maria de Yermo Parres
Guadalupe México 1999.01.23 Santuario de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe
Guadalupe México 2002.07.31-08.01 Santuario de Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe
Canonization of Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin 31
Beatification of the Martyrs of Oaxaca Jacinto de los Ángeles and Juan Bautista 1
Guanare Venezuela 1996.02.10  
Guatemala Guatemala 1983.03.06-09  
Guatemala Guatemala 1996.02.05-09 Coronación de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción6
Guatemala Guatemala 2002.07.29-30 Canonisation Pedro de San José de Betancur
Guayaquil Ecuador 1985.01.31-02.01 Nuestra Señora de Częstochowa 31
Nuestra Señora de la Alborada 31
Beatification of Mercedes de Jesús Molina 1
Gulu Uganda 1993.02.06  
Gurk Austria 1988.06.25 Visit to the tomb of St. Emma 
Győr Hungary 1996.09.07 Tomb of Bishop Apor Vilmos
Habana Cuba 1998.01.21-25 Prayer before sargophagus of Father Felix Varela 23
Hague Netherlands 1985.05.11-13  
Halifax Canada 1984.09.13-14  
Hałcnów Poland 1966.07.02-03 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Hałcnów
Polish Millennium of Christianity celebration
Hałcnów Poland 1973.09.09 Blessing three new bells for sanctuary of Our Lady of Hałcnów
Hałcnów Poland 1977.09.18 Blessing renovated sanctuary of Our Lady of Hałcnów
Ħamrun Malta 2001.05.09 Our Lady of Atocja Chapel
Visit to the tomb of Dun Gorg Preca
Harare Zimbabwe 1988.09.10-13  
Harissa Lebanon 1997.05.10 Maronite Shrine of the Virgin Lady of Lebanon
Helsinki Finland 1989.06.04-06  
Higüey Dominicana 1992.10.12 Nuestra Señora de la Altagracia
Hiroshima Japan 1981.02.25 Peace Memorial Park
Hobart Australia 1986.11.27  
Honiara Solomon Islands 1984.05.09 100 Anniversary of Evangelization of Solomon Islands
Hradec Králové Czech Republic 1997.04.26  
Huambo Angola 1992.06.05  
Huelva Spain 1993.06.14 Santuario de Nuestra Señora de la Cinta
Hull Canada 1984.09.19  
Huronia Canada 1984.09.15 Sanctuary of the Canadian Martyrs 
Ibadan Nigeria 1982.02.15  
Iglesias Italy 1985.10.18  
Iloilo City Philippines 1981.02.20 Coronation of Our Lady of Candelaria
Imola Italy 1986.05.09-10 Santuario della Madonna del Monte 9
Visit to the tombs of St. Cassian and Peter Chrysologus 9
Innsbruck Austria 1988.06.27  
Introd Italy 1989.07.13-21  
Introd Italy 1990.07.15-20  
Introd Italy 1994.08.27  
Iquitos Perú 1985.02.05  
Ischia Ponte Italy 2002.05.05  
Isola d'Asti Italy 1993.09.26 Homeland of Cardinal Angelo Sodano
Istanbul Turkey 1979.11.29-30  
Itri Italy 1989.06.25 Santuario Madonna della Civita
Ivrea Italy 1990.03.18-19  
Izamal México 1993.08.11 Coronación de Nuestra Señora de Izamal la Inmaculada Concepción
Izmir Turkey 1979.11.30  
Jakarta Indonesia 1989.10.09-13  
Jasień Poland 1968.07.07 Card. Karol Wojtyła brought icon of Our Lady of Bieszczady to Jasień
Javier Spain 1982.11.06 Borntown of St. Francis Xavier
Jericho Palestine 2000.03.22  
Jerusalem Israel 2000.03.21-26 Mass at place of Last Supper 23
Visit to Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau (born in Poland) and Sephardi Chief Rabbi Eliyahu Bakshi-Doron 23
Visit to the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Jerusalem 25
Visit to the Melkite Exarchate of Greek Catholic Church of Annunciation 25
Visit to the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Sheikh Akram Sabri, Chairman of the Islamic Supreme Committee, at the Haram al-Sharif 26
Visit to the Western Wall 26
Visit to the Archbishop Torkom Manoogian,  Armenian Orthodox Patrialchate St. James 26
Visit to the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre 26
Johannesburg South Africa 1988.09.14 Landing in Johannesburg due to bad weather in Lesotho
Johannesburg South Africa 1995.09.16-18 Introduction Post-Synodal Apostolic Adhortation "Ecclesia in Africa"
Kabgayi Rwanda 1990.09.08  
Kaduna Nigeria 1982.02.14  
Kalisz Poland 1997.06.04 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Holy Family
Kalwaria Zebrzydowska Poland 1979.06.07 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Calvary
Kalwaria Zebrzydowska Poland 1991.08.14 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Calvary
Kalwaria Zebrzydowska Poland 2002.08.19 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Calvary
400th Years of Sanctuary
Blessing the renewed crowns for Our Lady of Sokal from Hrubieszów
Blessing the crowns for Snowy Our Lady of Pilica Biskupice
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Piotrków Trybunalski
Kampala Uganda 1993.02.05-10 Chapel of Our Lady of Consolation 5
Kara Togo 1985.08.09  
Karachi Pakistan 1981.02.16  
Katowice Poland 1983.06.20 The icon of Our Lady of Piekary was present on the altar during the Mass
Kaunas Lithuania 1993.09.06  
Kesese Uganda 1993.02.08  
Kevelaer Germany 1987.05.02 Gnadenkapelle Unsere Liebe Frau
17th Marian and 10th Mariological Congress
Khartoum Sudan 1993.02.10  
Khor Virab Armenia 2001.09.27  
Kielce Poland 1991.06.03 Coronation of Our Lady of Grace
Kiev Ukraine 2001.06.23-25 Icon of Our Lady of Snow of Berdycziw was present during the Mass 24
Kigali Rwanda 1990.09.07-09  
Kingston Jamaica 1993.08.09-11  
Kinshasa Zair 1980.05.02-05 100th Years of Catholic Church
Kinshasa Zair 1985.08.14-16 Beatification of Maria Clementina Annuarita Nengapeta 15
Kisangani Zair 1980.05.05-06 Tomb of Bishop Grison
Kitwe Zambia 1989.05.03  
Knock Ireland 1979.09.30 Centenary Marian Shrine in Knock 1879-1979
Koekelberg Belgium 1985.05.19  
Köln Germany 1980.11.15 700th Anniversary of Dead of Albertus Magnus 1280-1980;
Tombs of St. Albert the Great, Duns Scot and Fr. Adolph Kölping
Köln Germany 1987.04.30-05.01 Beatification of Edith Teresia Benedicta Stein 1
Košice Slovakia 1995.07.02 Canonisation of Marek Crisinus, Melchior Grodziecki, Stefan Pongracz
Koszalin Poland 1991.06.01-02  
Kottayam India 1986.02.08 Beatification of Kuriakose Elias Chavara and Anna Alphonsa Muttathupadam
Kraków Poland 1979.06.06-10 900th Anniversary of Dead St. Stanislaus of Szczepanów
Visit to the tomb of St. Jadwiga the Queen
Coronation of Our Lady of Maków Podhalański 9
Our Lady of Częstochowa - Bazylika Mariacka 9
Kraków Poland 1983.06.21-23 Beatification of Albert Adam Chmielowski and Rafał Józef Kalinowski 22
Re-coronation the statue of Our Lady of Sorrowfull from Limanowa 22
Blessing the crowns for statue of Our Lady Queen of Podhale from Ludźmierz
Kraków Poland 1987.06.10-11 John Paul II gave for Our Lady of Calvary from Kalwaria Zebrzydowska Gold Rose
Re-coronation of Our Lady of Myślenice 10
Kraków Poland 1991.08.13-14,16 Beatification of Aniela Salawa 13
Visit to the tomb of Bl. Aniela Salawa
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady with the Child from Dziekanowice, at the chapel of Archbishop's Palace
Our Lady of Calvary from Kalwaria Zebrzydowska was present on the altar during the Holy Mass in Cracow
Kraków Poland 1997.06.07-10 600th Anniversary of the Faculty of Theology of Jagieloński University
Sanctuary of Divine Mercy - Łagiewniki 7
Canonization of Queen Jadwiga 8
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Cieszyn 8
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Sorrowfull from Czarny Potok 8
Coronation low relief of Our Lady of Victory of Kozielsk from St. Andrew's Bobola Church in London 8
Blessing the crown for statue of Our Lady of Fatima from Trzebinia 8
Blessing the icon of Our Lady of Berdyczów from Ukraina 9
Prayer at the tomb of St. Jadwiga the Queen 9
Kraków Poland 1999.06.14-17 Millennium of Cracow Diocese
Our Lady of La Salette from St. Norbert Greek-Catholic Church 16
Our Lady of Częstochowa - Bazylika Mariacka 16
Kraków Poland 2002.08.16-19 Prayer at the tomb of Abp Eugeniusz Baziak
Blessing the icon of Our Lady of Rosary - Dominikanie 17
Sanctuary of Divine Mercy - Łagiewniki 17
Sanctuary of Mary Help of Christians - Dębniki 17
Our Lady of Częstochowa - Bazylika Mariacka 18
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Consolation from Cracow 18
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Grace from Łask 18
Blessing the crowns for Our Lady of Staroskrzyńska from Skrzyńsko
Kraków - Bazylika Mariacka Poland 1968.12.15 Coronation of Our Lady of Częstochowa of St. Mary's Basilica
Kraków - Św. Jan Poland 1965.05.09 Coronation of Our Lady of St. John, Slaves Ransom from
Krosno Poland 1997.06.10 Canonization of Jan of Dukla
Coronation the pieta of Our Lady of Sorrowfull from Haczów
Coronation of Our Lady Queen of the Heaven and the Earth from Jaśliska
Coronation of Our Lady Consolation of the Distressed from Wielkie Oczy
Kumasi Ghana 1980.05.09  
Kumkapi Turkey 1979.11.29 Visit to Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church
Kurytyba Brazil 1980.07.05-06  
Kwangju Korea South 1984.05.04  
La Paz Bolivia 1988.05.09-10 450 Years of the Evangelization
La Rábida Spain 1993.06.14 500th Anniversary of Evangelization of America 1492-1992
Coronación de Nuestra Señora de los Milagros
La Serena Chile 1987.04.05  
La Verna Italy 1993.09.16  
Lagos Nigeria 1982.02.12,14-17  
Lamezia Terme Italy 1984.10.05  
L'Aquila Italy 1980.08.30 600th Anniversary of Dead of St. Bernardin
Visit to the tomb of St. Bernardin
Santuario di Santa Maria di Collemaggio
Visit to the tomb of St. Peter Celestin V Pope
L'Aquila Italy 1992.04.30  
Latacunga Ecuador 1985.01.31  
Latina Italy 1991.09.29  
Le Ferriere Italy 1991.09.29 Centenary of Birth of St. Maria Goretti
Le Reduit - Mont Thabor Mauritius 1989.10.14,16  
Lecce Italy 1994.09.17-18  
Ledalero Indonesia 1989.10.11  
Legazpi City Philippines 1981.02.21  
Legnica Poland 1997.06.02 Coronation of Our Lady of Grace, Queen of Sudety from Krzeszów
León Nicaragua 1983.03.04  
Lérida Colombia 1986.07.06  
Les Combes Italy 1990.07.11-14 Apostolic visit and holidays II in Valle D' Aosta
Les Combes Italy 1991.07.10-19 Apostolic visit and holidays
Les Combes Italy 1994.08.17-27 Apostolic visit and holidays
Les Combes Italy 1995.07.12-22 Apostolic visit and holidays in Valle d'Aosta
Les Combes Italy 1997.07.09-19 Apostolic visit and holidays
Les Combes Italy 1999.07.07-20 Apostolic visit and holidays
Les Combes Italy 2000.07.10-22 Apostolic visit and holidays
Les Combes Italy 2001.07.09-20 Apostolic visit and holidays
Les Combes Italy 2004.07.05-17 Apostolic visit and holidays
Leszczewo k. Suwałk Poland 1999.06.09 Visit to Milewski's family
Levoča Slovakia 1995.07.03 Bazilika Panny Márie Mariánska Hora
Libreville Gabon 1982.02.17-19  
Licheń Poland 1999.06.06-08 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Licheń
Liège Belgium 1985.05.19  
Lilongwe Malawi 1989.05.06  
Lima Perú 1985.02.01-05 Coronación de la Virgen de la Evangelización 1
Lima Perú 1988.05,14-16 Virgen de la Evangelización 14
5th Eucharistic and Marian Congress of the Bolivarian Countries
Limanowa Poland 1966.09.11 Coronation of Our Lady of Sorrowfull
Limanowa Poland 1999.06.16 Sanctuary of Our Lady of Sorrowfull
Limerick Ireland 1979.10.01  
Linköping Sweden 1989.06.10  
Lisboa Portugal 1982.05.12-14  
Lisboa Portugal 1983.03.02 Technical stop on the way to Central America
Lisboa Portugal 1991.05.10-13  
Lisboa Portugal 2000.05.12-13  
Lisieux France 1980.06.02  
Liverpool United Kingdom 1982.05.30 Anglican Cathedral
Livorno Italy 1982.03.19  
Ljubljana Slovenia 1996.05.17-18 1250 Years of Christianity in Slovenia
Lodi Italy 1992.06.20  
Lomé Togo 1985.08.08-10  
London United Kingdom 1982.05.28-30  
Lorenzago di Cadore Italy 1987.07.08-14 Papal holidays in the mountains  
Lorenzago di Cadore Italy 1988.07.13-22  
Lorenzago di Cadore Italy 1992.08.17-09.02 Apostolic visit and holidays in the mountains
Lorenzago di Cadore Italy 1993.07.07-16 Apostolic visit and holidays in the Dolomites
Lorenzago di Cadore Italy 1996.07.10-23 Apostolic visit and holidays
Lorenzago di Cadore Italy 1998.07.08-21 Apostolic visit and holidays
Loreto Italy 1979.09.08 Santuario Madre di Loreto
Loreto Italy 1985.04.11 Santa Maria di Loreto
Loreto Italy 1994.12.10