Day 1 - USA - Lisbon
Board your overnight transatlantic flights to Lisbon. Dinner and breakfast are
served on board.
Day 2 - Lisbon
Arrive in Lisbon, after an orientation drive through Lisbon, Our main focus is on St. Anthony.
Despite what might be assumed from his name, Saint Anthony was born and grew up
in Lisbon. Today the birth site of this religious scholar, friend of Saint
Francis of Assisi, is a place of veneration for the devoted. Traditionally, the
invocation of his name is considered the best means of locating lost objects.
Dinner and Overnight in Lisbon.
Day 3 - Santarem - Fatima
Today drive to the town of Santarem, one of the oldest cities in the world.
You will walk through its narrow streets to the Church of St Stephen, containing
the oldest recorded Eucharistic miracle. See the 750-year-old Holy Miracle of Santarem,
a relic of the Bleeding Host. Stolen by a woman in payment to a
sorcerer, the host began to emit a brilliant beam of light and then to bleed.
Reverently returned to the church of St Stephen, this miracle has been on
continuous display since 1269. In the early afternoon, drive to nearby
Fatima, the place where the Blessed Mother appeared in 1917 to three simple
shepherd children and exhorted mankind to pray for world peace. After settling
into your hotel, you may relax or participate in a candlelight procession or
Days 4 - 7 - Fatima
Start off your days by going to Mass at the Little Chapel of the Apparitions.
Your escort and tour guide will be advising you about your day by day itinerary
upon arrival however, by the time your trip ended you would have seen Fatima as
well as experienced the beauty of this spiritual town. The places you will visit are as follows; 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 pilgrims from around
the world in an evening candlelight procession to pray the rosary. Don't forget
your white handkerchief for the Adeus farewell, when pilgrims wave a loving
farewell to the statue of Our Lady of the Rosary. 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 overnight.
Day 8 - Fatima - Lisbon - USA
You will depart for your homebound flights back to the USA.
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
Breakfast and dinner daily
Transfers between airport and lodging with porterage at
Assistance of Multi-lingual Tour Escort
Sightseeing as specified in itinerary
Welcome Packet / Document Portfolio
Daily Mass and all spiritual activities coordinated
||2014 Pilgrimages Dates
||October 30 - November 6, 2014
||2015 Pilgrimages Dates
September 3-10, 2015
29-November 5, 2015
|Single Supplement: $499
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