Sometimes, the best thing we can do with our faith is take it on the road.

Curated by Lori Erickson

Blog Articles

Top 10 Reasons to Go on a Pilgrimage

Ten reasons to pack up your spiritual kit bag and hit the road.

Photo Credit: Bob Sessions.



Holy Rover: Journeys in Search of Mystery, Miracles and God by Lori Erickson

Near the Exit: Travels with the Not-So-Grim Reaper by Lori Erickson

Art of Pilgrimage: The Seeker’s Guide to Making Travel Sacred by Phil Cousineau

Jesus: A Pilgrimage by James Martin

The Pilgrim Journey: A History of Pilgrimage in the Western World by Jame Harpur

A Pilgrimage to Eternity: From Canterbury to Rome in Search of a Faith by Timothy Egan

Walking the Bible: A Journey Through the Five Books of Moses by Bruce Feiler

Films & Documentaries

The Way (2010)

Eat, Pray, Love (2010)

Seven Years in Tibet (1997)

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter . . . and Spring (2004)

Into the Wild (2007)

The Story of God with Morgan Freeman (2016)


Spiritual Travels

Sacred Destinations

Spiritual Travelings

Tour Companies

Faith Travel Association

Resources for Spirituality and Travel

Hildegard of Bingen Sites in Germany

The Shrine of Father Damien, Patron of Outcasts

The Ben Long Frescoes of North Carolina

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, Kentucky

Glastonbury: A New Age Holy Site with Ancient Roots

Holy Wisdom Monastery in Wisconsin

Amish Country in Northern Indiana  More than 20,000 Amish live in northern Indiana, making this one of the largest Amish communities in the country. A visit here gives insights into one of America’s most intriguing religious traditions.

A School for the Soul The Center for Action and Contemplation in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is a pilgrimage site for those who admire the writings and witness of Richard Rohr.