11 Day Fatima, Lourdes & Paris

Fatima, Burgos, Lourdes, Paris

Escorted Package Includes:

  • Flights NYC-Lisbon, Paris-NYC
    9 nights Superior Tourist Class accommodations
  • 2 nights Fatima
  • 1 night Burgos
  • 3 nights Lourdes
  • 3 nights Paris
  • All transfers
  • Rail transportation (Lourdes-Paris) via TGV train, First Class reserved seating
  • 17 meals: 9 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 7 dinners
  • Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Services of an English-speaking tour escort/manager
  • Entrance fees per itinerary

Not included: airport taxes, fees & September 11th Security Fee, tips to local guides, driver, and tour escort/manager  (see Terms & Conditions).

The Castle of Lourdes

DAY 1, Wed Depart the USA to Portugal. Your flight includes meals, drinks, and in-flight entertainment for your journey

DAY 2, Thurs Arrive in Lisbon and travel to Santarem. Take a short walk down the narrow streets to the Church of St. Stephen, then continue to the site of the blessed Sacrament known as the Holy Miracle of Santarem. Continue to Fatima (D): FATIMA

DAY 3, Fri Visit the Basilica of Our Lady, The Chapel of Apparitions and the House of Francisco and Jacinta. Time for individual spiritual activities, visits and sightseeing (B, D): FATIMA

DAY 4, Sat Continue westward into Spain and on to Burgos (B, D): BURGOS

DAY 5, Sun Attend mass at the Burgos Cathedral and, time permitting, visit the Miraflores Carthusian Monastery. Continue on to Lourdes (B, D): LOURDES

DAY 6, Mon Today, visit the Basilica of St. Pius X, the world's largest underground church, and Holy Mill where St. Bernadette was born in 1844. Continue on to the "Cachot" (Jail) where St. Bernadette lived at the time of the Apparitions and the Grotto of Massaibelle, where the Blessed Virgin appeared to St. Bernadette. After dinner, attend the Torchlight Procession starting from the Grotto (B, D): LOURDES

DAY 7, Tues  Day at leisure. There will be an opportunity to visit the Baths where hundreds of miraculous cures have taken place. Also attend the Blessing of the Sick and follow the Stations of the Cross with spectacular views of the Lourdes' sanctuaries (B, D): LOURDES

DAY 8, Wed This morning, travel to Paris aboard the TGV train. Relax and enjoy the ride as you whisk through the picturesque Bordeaux wine region and the chateaux countryside. In the afternoon, visit the Shrine of the Miraculous Medal, Notre Dame Cathedral, Sainte-Chapelle and the Pantheon (site of the original Church of St-Genevieve) (B, D): PARIS

DAY 9, Thurs Depart for Nevers to visit the St. Cry and St. Judith Cathedrals, and St. Gildard's convent to see the uncorrupted body of St. Bernadette. Mass will be celebrated before returning to Paris (B, L): PARIS

DAY 10, Fri Morning tour of Paris includes a view of Napoleon's magnificent Arc de Triomphe Memorial, the Eiffel Tower, Place de la Concorde, St. Vincent du Paul and Sacred Heart Church. Afternoon free for leisure activity (B): PARIS

DAY 11, Sat Transfer to the airport for your departure flight (B).

Tours may be arranged for groups of 15 or more passengers. Please contact us at groups@gate1travel.com for rates & details.