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Price Fr. €795
10TH – 17TH SEPTEMBER, 2019
Direct Flight from Cork Airport to Lisbon
FULLY ESCORTED PILGRIMAGE
|Departure Date:||10 Sep 2019 - 17 Sep 2019|
FATIMA, where the Blessed Virgin appeared to the three children, Lucia, Francisco and Jacinta in 1917 is now one of the greatest Marian Shrines in the world. Fatima was officially recognised by the church in 1930 and now receives millions of pilgrims especially during the Feast Days, which are on the 13th of each month from May to October. The group will be accompanied by a Spiritual Director and the trip will be accompanied by a representative of Premier Travel. A full programme is arranged and pilgrims participate in all the official ceremonies; a half day tour visiting Aljustrel and the Fatima Parish Church is included and a guided tour of the Sanctuary area.
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Guided walking tour of Sanctuary area, visiting the Capelinha, which is the exact spot of the Apparitions, the Rosary Basilica, the graves of Jacinta and Francisco and the Chapel of Perpetual Adoration.
Half day tour visiting Aljustrel and the homes of the visionaries; Valinhos, where Our Lady appeared on 19th August 1917; Loca do Cabeco and the Dos Santos Well where the Angel appeared to the children in 1916 and the Fatima Parish Church where the children were baptised. Pilgrims may also partake in the Outdoor Stations of the Cross.
Depending on demand we will offer optional tours as follows:
Nazare with its long Atlantic beach, is one of the most popular seaside resorts near Fatima. Nazare is approximately 45 km from Fatima and en route we will visit the Monastery of Batalha. Once we reach Nazare, we make a visit to the little Shrine of Our Lady of Nazare and memorial chapel which marks the spot where Our Lady appeared in 1182. We will also have free time for shopping and time on the beach.
Full day tour to this beautiful City of Lisbon taking in a guided tour of the popular sites and including a visit to the Church of St. Anthony (birth place of St. Anthony of Padua).
COST PER PERSON: €795.00
VILLA FATIMA HOTEL:
This family run hotel is situated approximately 5 minutes from the Sanctuary. All rooms have private facilities.
Please note that single rooms are limited and are on a request basis only. There is a supplement payable of €210.00. We will accommodate passengers who are willing to share as far as possible, however, sometimes we can have uneven numbers and in this instance it will be necessary to use three bedded rooms or alternatively, if a single room is available it may be necessary to allocate a single and the supplement will then be payable.