Fatima, Spain, Lourdes and Rome
INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPATION FEE (minimum 30 participants):
Basic fee starting from € 1299.00
Surcharges: single room € 390.00
The fee includes:
Travel by Gran Turismo bus as per program - Accommodation in 4-star hotels (excellent 3-star hotels in Bergamo and Rome) in twin/double rooms - Half board from dinner on the 1st day to breakfast on the 11th day - Lunches included in Fatima, Caceres, Madrid and Zaragoza - Language guides for visits as scheduled - Entrances booked for the Vatican Museums - Tickets for the funicular in Bergamo included -
POSSIBILITY OF PERSONALIZED PROGRAMS - FLIGHT FEE LOURDES/BERGAMO NOT INCLUDED
Arrival at Lisbon airport, transfer to the city centre and starting the guided tour of the capital of Portugal: St. Anthony church and the Cathedral. Then we visit Rossio square at the port, Belem quartier with the Monument of Maritime Explorations and St. Jeronimus monastery. Arrival at the hotel, accommodation, dinner and overnight.
LISBON - FATIMA
Breakfast. In the morning we arrive to Fatima. We visit with guide the basilica of Saintest Trinity and the basilica of Our Lady of Rosary and the exposition of "Fatima Light and Peace". Lunch. In the afternoon we visit the places of Three Shepherds and the Angel's appearance. Arrival at the hotel, accommodation and dinner. During the evening there is a possibility to take part in the international Rosary in the Chapel of Appearance. Overnight.
FATIMA - CACERES - MADRID
Breakfast. Departure for the Spanish border. Arrival in Caceres, a city that gained its fame from the gold of the "Conquistadores". The old town is declared a World Unesco Heritage Site. Lunch. In the afternoon we continue to Madrid. Arrival at the hotel, accommodation, dinner and overnight.
MADRID - ZARAGOZA
Breakfast. In the morning we make with guide a panoramic tour of the Spanish capital, from the central Plaza de Oriente to the majestic Plaza Mayor, from the Gardens of Buon Retiro to the beloved Gran Via. Lunch. In the afternoon we leave for Zaragoza. Arrival and hotel check in. Dinner and overnight.
ZARAGOZA - HUESCA - LOURDES
Breakfast. In the morning we have a guided tour of the Madonna del Pilar Sanctuary, the most ancient Christian Marian temple. Departure for Huesca, former capital of Aragona. Lunch. In the afternoon departure for France passing through the breathtaking landscape of French-Spanish Pyrenees mountains. Arrival in Lourdes and hotel check in. Dinner and possibility to take part in the Marian Procession. Overnight.
Full board in hotel. We spend the whole day visiting the places connected to Bernardetta's life and we have the possibility to take part in religious services.
LOURDES - BERGAMO
Breakfast. During summer season transfer to Lourdes airport and departure with our charter flight to Bergamo airport. Arrival at the airport and transfer to the city centre. We meet our guide and we visit the magnificent "upper town": the Old Town Square, the real heart of the city with its ancient palaces; the town hall and the majestic Campanone, the Cathedral square with its gorgeous Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, a masterpiece of romanic art, the Dome, the Baptistery and the Colleoni Chapel, a Renaissance pearl. We have lunch during the visits. At the end we go to the hotel where we have dinner and overnight.
BERGAMO - ROME
Breakfast. Departure by bus for Rome. During the journey we have a stop for lunch. Arrival in Rome and visit with guide of the basilica San Paolo fuori le Mura, burial place of the Apostle St. Paul. Arrival at the hotel, dinner and overnight.
Breakfast. In the morning we visit with guide the Vatican museums (visit booked in advance), the SIstine Chapel and St. Peter's Basilica. Lunch. In the afternoon we continue with our tour with the baroque Rome: Quirinale palace, Trevi Fountain, Pantheon, Piazza di Spagna and Navona square.
Return ton the hotel, dinner and overnight.
Breakfast. Possibility to take part in the public audience with Pope Francesco (if the Pope is in Rome). Lunch. In the afternoon we continue visiting with guide this imperial city with a panoramic view of Campidoglio square, Fori Imperiali and Colosseum (from outside). After the tour we return to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
Breakfast. Transfer to Fiumicino airport and end of our services.