This tour will take you across three countries (Portugal, Spain and France), three languages, two-three climate zones... and the six most popular Marian Shrines!.
Each year, millions of travelers from all around the world embark on a pilgrimage to these holy sites. Here, you have the singular experience of witnessing where our Virgin Mother gloriously appeared and where Saints were canonized and entombed.
Join us on our next visit to the sites of Our Lady's apparitions and immerse yourself in all the wonders these cities have to offer.
Places that we will visit:
Fatima - is a world famous Marian shrine located in Portugal, it saw the beginning of apparitions to Francisco, Jacinta and Lucia in 1917. Our Lady’s appearance was preceded by an angel, who appeared to the three children a number of times in 1916.
Lisbon - Saint Anthony of Padua Church
Avila - a city renowned for its well preserved medieval defensive walls surrounding its old town. Then, visit to the Basilica of Saint Teresa. Saint Teresa of Ávila is one of the most important and influential mystics in the history of Christianity.
Madrid - Basilica of the Conception, Church of St. Jerónimo
Zaragoza - The Pilar Church (also known as the Basilica de Nuestra Senora del Pilar) is the center of pilgrimages to Our Lady of Pilar.
Monserrat - The mountain Montserrat with the Benedictine Monastery Santa Maria de Montserrat is located about 45 km northwest of Barcelona.
Barcelona - Basilica of Holy Family
Lourdes - located in southwestern France, is the most visited pilgrimage site in the Christian world. It welcomes over 6 million pilgrims each year to venerate the site of the Marian apparitions to Bernadette Soubirous in 1858. Most of these visits take place between April and October.
Neveres - Chapel of the Convent of Saint-Gildard where the incorrupt body of Saint Bernadette is located, to whom the Virgin appeared in Lourdes and Saint Bernadette Museum)
Paris - Notre Dame Cathedral, Champs Elysées, Arc de Triomphe, Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Montmartre, Tour Eiffel. Shrine of the Miraculous Medal, Louvre Museum.
A journey to three "wells of spiritual healing", is a journey to places where the Divine touched the Earth!
Have a blessed pilgrimage to Virgin Mary!
1. The deposit is non-refundable ($1,500). The deposit is for the purchase of the tickets and in the event of a cancellation by the traveler, it is understood that no airline will return the money used to purchase them.
2. There will be no refund if the traveler cancels 60 days or less before the departure date. This exempts any medical emergency or death of a family member.
3. The traveler must be responsible for requesting the required visas according to the country of origin of their passport and the country where they will be traveling.
SPIRITUAL ACCOMPANIMENT OF A PRIEST DURING THE WHOLE PILGRIMAGE.
Cash, check or credit card (online)
Payments can be made with a deposit to the following bank account or using the system of this website.
Bank Name: Berkshire Bank
Beneficary Name: St. Anthony of Padua Parish
Account Number: 654338313
St. Anthony of Padua Parish
56 Saint Anthony St.
Chicopee, MA 01013
Your journey begins today as you depart on your international flight to Lisbon. Meals and drinks will be served aloft.
Date Airline/Flight # Departure City/Time Arrival City/ Time
August 1 AirCanada #AC8699 Boston/3:45 pm Lisbon/11:10 am
Flight itinerary subject to change without notice.