A Marian Encounter - Pilgrimage to Europe
Santarém – Fátima – Santiago de Compostela – Covadonga- León – Burgos – Lourdes - Barcelona
Day 1 – Departure
Evening departure for Lisbon via TAP Air Portugal. Dinner and breakfast served on board.
Day 2 – Santarém - Fátima
Arrive Lisbon, you are met by a Bravo rep and transferred to Santarém – the site of a Eucharistic miracle. After a visit to the church, continue to the Shrine of Our Lady of Fátima. Lunch. Evening Eucharist. Dinner and lodging in Fátima.
Day 3 – Fátima
Breakfast. Morning visit to the Shrine and local areas where the children lived. Lunch. Evening Eucharist. Dinner and lodging.
Day 4 – Fátima – Santiago de Compostela
Breakfast. Depart for the city of Saint James – Santiago de Compostela. Lunch en route. Evening Eucharist. Dinner and lodging.
Day 5 – Santiago de Compostela
Breakfast. Morning visit to the Cathedral followed by a walking tour of the old part of town. Lunch. Evening Eucharist. Dinner and lodging.
Day 6 – Santiago – Covadonga
Breakfast. Depart to the Sanctuary of Covadonga. This is a shrine, located in Asturias, Spain, dedicated to the Virgen Mary for aiding the Christian victory over the Moors in 722 A.D. – its grounds houses several iconic features one being a fountain that is popularly called “ the marriage fountain.” Legend has it that any young lady who drinks from this fountain will be married within the year. Lunch en route. Eucharist. Dinner and lodging.
Day 7 – Covadonga - León
Breakfast, then head for the city of León to visit one of the world’s best gothic cathedrals that dates-back to the 13th century. It is also known as the “ House of Light” since Is has about 125 stained glass windows. Lunch. Evening Eucharist. Dinner and lodging.
Day 8 – León – Burgos
Breakfast. Depart for the city of El Cid Campeador, one of Spain’s best-known folk-heroes. In Burgos visits will be made to the Monastery and the Cathedral.Eucharist. Lunch, Dinner and lodging.
Day 9 – Burgos – Lourdes
Breakfast. Then on to Lourdes, one of the most famous places where the Virgin Mary appeared and where its spring water has provided countless miracle cures. Eucharist. Lunch, Dinner and lodging.
Day 10 – Lourdes
Breakfast. Today you will have a full day to experience the spiritual elements of this shrine - you may bathe in its waters, do the stations of the cross, and join in the evening procession praying the rosary. Lunch, Dinner, and lodging.
Day 11 – Lourdes – Barcelona
Breakfast. Depart for Barcelona to see the famous work of Antoni Gaudí – la Sagrada Familia. Lunch, Dinner, and lodging.
Day 12 - Departure
Breakfast. Transfer to the airport for your return flight(s).
Your Program Includes:
Round trip airfare
Transfers in Europe
10 Nights hotel accommodations based on double/triple room occupancy
Nights – 2 Fátima, 2 Santiago, 1 Covadonga, 1 Léon, 1 Burgos, 2 Lourdes, 1 Barcelona 10 Breakfasts, 10 Lunches, 10 Dinners
Visits to Santarém, Fátima, Santiago, Santuario de Covadonga, Léon, Burgos, Lourdes, and Barcelona
Air-conditioned deluxe motor coach
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