Tour Detail

8 Day Fatima & Santiago Pilgrimage with Fr McCreedy

Itinerary

PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA, PORTUGAL AND SANTIAGO, SPAIN WITH FATHER HARRY MCCREEDY JUNE 22 – 29, 2017

In a peaceful countryside setting sits the beautiful village of Fatima. It is here Our Blessed Mother appeared to three shepherd children with her message of love and call to conversion. During 2017 Fatima will be celebrating the 100thAnniversary of the Apparitions with special celebrations throughout the year.

June 22

Depart Newark Airport. Enjoy dinner and breakfast served on board overnight flight.

June 23

Morning arrival into Lisbon where the group is met by your tour guide and taken on an orientation tour of Lisbon to include the Belem Tower and the Basilica and birthplace of St. Anthony. Continue on to Fatima. Late afternoon walk to the Basilica grounds and Capelinha for brief orientation tour. Dinner and overnight in Fatima. (D)

June 24

After enjoying breakfast at the hotel, tour the holy places at the Shrine of Fatima, including the Basilica, with the tombs of the children; the Chapel of the Apparitions (Capelinha). Continue for a visit to the original homes of the children, the Fatima Church, and cemetery. See the location of the first angelic apparition to the children. Dinner and overnight. (B, D)

June 25

A full day at leisure to enjoy this peaceful setting. During your time in Fatima, join in each night in the candlelight procession. (B, D)

June 26

Depart Fatima for Coimbra for a visit to the Carmelite Monastery where Sister Lucia still lived for many years prior to her death. Continue to Braga for a visit to Bom Jesus and the "Holy Mountain of Sameiro. Continue to Santiago for dinner and overnight. (B, D)

June 27

After breakfast depart the hotel for a full day excursion to the medieval city of Santiago de Compostela. We celebrate Mass at the Cathedral of St. James and enjoy an orientation tour of the one of Europe's most spectacular basilicas. (B, D)

June 28

Today enjoy a half-day orientation tour of Pontevedra, a city that dates back to the Roman times. Visit the convent where Sr. Lucia spent time as a postulant and had a vision of the Blessed Mother requesting the Five First Saturdays Devotion as well as a visit from Jesus, as a very young child reminding Sr. Lucia of this request. Continue with a visit to the 16th century church Santa Maria la Mayor. There will be leisure time to explore this ancient city on your own. Return to Santiago for dinner and overnight. (B, D)

June 29

Depart after breakfast for Porto, which is Portugal's second largest city. Here you will transfer to their airport for your flight back to Newark.. Same day arrival into the U.S.A. (B)

*(B,L,D) = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Highlights

EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT:

IF $350 DEPOSIT IS RECEIVED BY JULY 30, 2016,
PASSENGERS CAN SAVE $100 OFF THE PRICE OF THE TOUR.

INCLUDE IN PRICE:

ROUND TRIP AIR FROM NEWARK
ALL TRANSFERS
GOOD TOURIST CLASS HOTELS
BREAKFAST AND DINNER DAILY
PORTERAGE OF 1 SUITCASE PER PERSON
MEET AND ASSISTANCE UPON ARRIVAL
ENGLISH SPEAKING TOUR GUIDE THROUGHOUT 
TAXES AND SERVICE CHARGES

NOT INCLUDED:

SINGLE ROOMS AVAILABLE AT ADDITIONAL COST OF $400 (LIMITED NUMBER AVAILABLE)
OPTIONAL INSURANCE, AT A COST OF $169, IS   HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
TIPPING
ALL ITEMS NOT MENTIONED ON THE ITINERARY

CONTACT INFO:

FATHER HARRY MCCREEDY | Ph: 610-279-6725 | Email: STPAULPARISH.EASTNORRITON@GMAIL.COM