Retreat Pilgrimage to
Day 1 - USA - Lisbon
Depart USA for your overnight flights to Lisbon, Portugal. Dinner and
breakfast will be served on board the transatlantic segment.
Day 2 - Arrive Lisbon
Upon arrival in Lisbon you will find your luggage and exit the baggage claim
into the arrivals hall where you will be greeted by a tour guide and/or driver.
You will be escorted to the vehicle which will then take you on a sightseeing
tour of this beautiful Portuguese city. We will visit the Cathedral, St.
Jerome's Monastery, Saint Anthony's Church (the patron saint of lost objects),
Belem Quarter, the Belem Tower, 25 April Bridge, and Discoveries Monument. Our
drive will also take us through the Basilica of the Star, Rossio Square,
Commerce Square and Marquee of Pomba Square. We arrive at our hotel in time for
dinner and a good night's sleep. Dinner and overnight in Lisbon.
Day 3 - Lisbon - Santarem - Fatima
After breakfast depart for Santarem, one of the oldest cities in the world.
We will walk through its narrow streets to the Church of St. Stephen, containing
the oldest recorded Eucharistic miracle. This mira-cle has been on continuous
display since 1269 A.D. We will celebrate Mass at this holy site. We then
continue on to Fatima, where the Blessed Mother appeared in 1917 to three simple
shepherd children and exhorted mankind to pray for world peace. We arrive in
time for dinner and retire for a restful evening.
Day 4 - Fatima
After breakfast, 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
a restful night's sleep.
Days 5 - 7 - Fatima
This pilgrimage was designed for those who would like to spend more time in
Fatima, to pray and reflect. The first 3 days will include sightseeing of Lisbon
& Fatima with your group, spiritual director and tour guide. The last 3 days
will be dedicated to private time for your own personal reflection and prayer.
Day 8 - Fatima - Lisbon - USA
You will depart for your homebound flight back to the USA.
* During the last 3 nights a Catholic Priest and guide may not be accompanying
group. The additional nights are intended to provide additional time for private
prayer, reflection, and retreat!
Round trip airfare from New York and ALL Airport Taxes & Fees
Accommodations in Superior Tourist and/or First Class Hotel, twin-bedded rooms with private facilities
Breakfast and dinner daily
Transfers between airport and lodging with porterage at hotels
Assistance of Multi-lingual Tour Escort
Sightseeing as specified in itinerary
Welcome Packet / Document Portfolio
Daily Mass and all spiritual activities coordinated
|2016 Pilgrimages Dates
||May 1 - 8, 2016
||May 29 - June 5, 2016
||June 19 - 26, 2016
||July 10 - 17, 2016
||July 31 - August 7, 2016
||August 14 - 21, 2016
||September 4 - 11, 2016
||September 18 - 25, 2016
||September 25 - October 2, 2016
||October 30 - November 6, 2016
|Single Supplement: $499.00
*Departures from other Cities are available
Special Add-on Fares available from your hometown.
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800-715-6670 / 504-834-4951