Marian Shrines
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France - Spain - Portugal - Fully Escorted by Spiritual Leader
Spiritual Journey through France, Spain and Portugal, visiting some of the most iconic Shrines and Places.
Day 1 Depart Canada

Board your flight to Europe. 
Overnight: En route
Day 2

Arrival in Paris airport, welcome and greetings by the tour escort, who will accompany the group throughout the whole trip. Transfer from Paris airport to Lisieux Distance: 200 Km Estimated Time of Travel: 02:30 Hours Once the group arrive in the hotel, assistance during check in, time to relax.  21:00 Dinner in the hotel restaurant. 
Day 3

Day 4 Liseux/Lourdes

After breakfast at the Hotel, we departure on a full day trip to Lourdes. Arrival at Lourdes for Dinner and accommodation at the Hotel. Distance: 850 Km Estimated Time of Travel: 08:30 Hours 
Day 5

After breakfast at the Hotel, this day is spent in devotion to Our Lady of Lourdes. We celebrate Mass at the Grotto (Concelebration), with a morning orientation visit to the Shrine and a walking tour of Lourdes, visiting Boly Mill, where St. Bernadette was born, the Cachot, formerly used as a jail, where she lived during the apparitions, and the parish church. This afternoon is free for private devotions, Eucharistic Procession, the Blessing of the Sick or the legendary, healing waters of the miraculous Lourdes spring. Dinner and overnight at our hotel. In the evening, we can once again join the Torchlight Marian Procession. Dinner and accommodation at the Hotel.

Day 6

Breakfast in the hotel, mass in one of the Chapels day at leisure to enjoy the miracle place. Suggestion - have a bath in the miraculous waters of Lourdes. Dinner at the hotel.

Day 7 Lourdes/ Loyola/Covadonga

After breakfast at the Hotel, departure in direction to Covadonga. We will stop at Loyola. Visit of the Sanctuary of Loyola, birthplace
(Azpeitia) of the founder of the Jesuit order St. Ignatius of Loyola. We will continue in direction to Covadonga, but on the way we will stop
in San Sebastian de Garabandal & discover the details about the apparitions and hear about the forecast of the previsions that Virgin
Mary has told the 4 little kids. Dinner and accommodation at the Hotel.
Distance: 500 Km
Estimated Time of Travel: 05:30 Hours

Day 8 Covadonga/Santiago de Compostela

After breakfast, we depart to Santiago de Compostela, one of the most famous shrines in the western world. This is the site of the ancient pilgrimage to the Shrine of St. James. Tradition holds that the Apostle James was cast ashore here preaching for seven years and being responsible for the conversion of Spain before returning to the Holy Land. The Cathedral of 11th to 13th century with its splendor, and the portico are masterworks of Romanesque art. On arrival this afternoon, we enjoy a visit to the Cathedral and the Old City here. Dinner and accommodation at the Hotel. Distance: 400 Km Estimated Time of Travel: 5 Hours

Day 9 Santiago de Compostela / Fatima

After breakfast, we depart in direction to F?tima, passing by the ancient capital and University City of Coimbra, where Lucia, the last Fatima visionary lived as a cloistered nun. Arrival at F?tima for Dinner and accommodation at the Hotel. Ditance: 450 km Estimated Time of Travel: 5 Hours 

Day 10 Fatima

After breakfast at the Hotel, we begin our day celebrating Mass at the Little Chapel of the Apparitions. After Mass we begin our tour of Fatima where we will experience the beauty of this spiritual town. We will see the Basilica, the site of Francesco and Jacinta's graves, the Hamlet of Aljustrel, where the children lived, and Valinhos, the site of Our Lady's appearance after the children's return from prison. Experience Christ's love as you walk and follow the Stations of the Cross along the Via Sacra (The Sacred Way) culminating in the Chapel of Calvary, which overlooks all of Fatima. Join your prayers with those of pilgrims from around the world as you pray for the sick, drink water from the miraculous well. Attend the blessing of the sick and participate in nightly candlelight processions requested by Our Lady. Time for private devotions before dinner and accommodation at the Hotel. 

Day 11

Day 12 Departure

After breakfast at the Hotel, we will depart to Porto and return home.
End of our Service

Round trips flights Ex: Toronto or Montreal

English speaking Escort 

Accommodation in Half Board Basis 

Executive bus throughout the whole itinerary (same bus) 

Daily Masses arranged if group travels with priest

Entrances during excursions included  

Liseux

Basilique Sainte- Therese

Chapel du Carmel

Carmel de Lisieux

Musee Normandie Calvados

Maison des Buissonnets

Cathedral Sainte Pierre

Lourdes

Le Cachot

Home of Bernadette

Santiago de Compostela

Cathedral de Santiago

Covadonga

Iglesia de Covadonga

Santa Cueva Covadonga

On the Road / Visits:

Loyola’s Sanctuary 

Batalha & Alcobaça Monastery

Fatima 

Sanctuary of Fatima

Local English speaking guide included 

Air taxes and surcharges $520 (subject to change)
Visa if applicable
Out of province medical, trip cancellation and interruption insurance
Drinks during dinners
Personal expenses
Tips
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