Fatima & Lourdes
(Please Note: This is a past example of our itinerary to Fatima and Lourdes.)
Day 1 – Depart from Newark for our evening overseas flight.
Day 2 – LISBON – SANTAREM – FATIMA
After our morning arrival, panorama tour of Lisbon, we will visit the Church of St. Anthony, where we will begin our pilgrimage to the birthplace of the great Franciscan. After we will stop at Santarém to revere the 13th Century Eucharistic Miracle and have Mass before arriving in Fatima. Dinner & overnight at Domus Pacis.
Day 3 – FATIMA
After Mass and breakfast, we will visit the hillside Shrine of Our Lady of Ortiga, Adjustral, the home of the seers, the parish Church of St. Anthony and Valinhos, where the apparition of August 19th took place. Dinner and overnight at Domus Pacis.
Day 4 – FATIMA
After Mass & breakfast we will participate in the Hungarian Stations of the Cross. The rest of the day is on your own to spend at your leisure. Dinner and overnight in Domus Pacis.
Day 5 – FATIMA – SALAMANCA – ALBA DE TORMES – AVILA
Early breakfast and 7:00 am departure for Salamanca, we will meet a local guide and visit the Cathedral and University. Then we will travel to Alba de Tormes for Mass and visit the Carmelite Museum. We will then proceed to Avila for dinner and overnight at Hotel Las Moradas.
Day 6 – AVILA – ZARAGOZA
After breakfast we will meet our guide and tour Avila – St. Theresa Museum, the Cathedral and St. John of the Cross. We will have Mass in Avila. At 12 noon we will depart for Zaragoza, visiting the Cathedral-Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar. Dinner and overnight at Hotel Don Jaime.
Day 7 – ZARAGOZA – LOURDES
7:00 am early morning breakfast and departure for Lourdes. Upon our arrival we will check into the hotel Saint Sauveur. Holy Mass will be scheduled in one of the chapels at the Sanctuary. Dinner & overnight in our hotel.
Day 8 – LOURDES|
7:30 am Mass at the Grotto (concelebration in English). We return to our hotel for breakfast and at 9:00 am we meet our local guide for a walking tour of Lourdes. Dinner and overnight at our hotel.
Day 9 – LOURDES – TOULOUSE
Early morning motor coach transfer from Lourdes to Toulouse for our flight home