Sunday | We meet our tour leader at the Airport at 10.00am.. At 12.15 pm our Air Malta flight departs to Lisbon, where on arrival at 2.20 pm we will be transferred to our Hotel Santa Maria 4 Star in Fatima. Optional dinner at hotel. 

Monday | Today we join the religious functions attended by thousands of pilgrims marking the 12th and 13th day of the month. On the 13th day of six consecutive months in 1917 beginning on May 13, our Lady appeared to the shepherd children, during which they related that the apparition called herself the “Lady of the Rosary”. By means of a mini train (extra), we visit Valinhos where we follow the Stations of the Cross near the little chapel. Afterwards we go to Ajustrel to visit the houses where the three shepherd children Lucia, Jacinta and Francisco used to live. After dinner we participate in the procession Aux Flambeaux on the main square in front of the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima. Optional dinner at hotel.

Tuesday  l  Buffett breakfast and we attend the ceremony of the blessing of the sick and the farewell procession. We join pilgrims from around the world and participate in a loving Adeus farewell to the statue of Our Lady of the Rosary. This will be followed by the International Mass at the Square. In the afternoon we board our coach and go on a half day optional excursion to Coimbra. Sister Lucia used to live in the Carmelite Convent in Coimbra. Here we see the Church of Saint Isabel and the University. Optional dinner at hotel. 

Wednesday l  After breakfast we join the tour leader for a full day optional excursion to Lisbon, the capital city of Portugal. (During part of this excursion the group will be accompanied by a local English speaking guide.) We will see the monument dedicated to Henry the Navigator, the Belem Tower, the Moorish Citadel and the Black Horse Square. In the afternoon we go to Alfama, the place where St. Anthony was born, with its streets decorated with beautiful tiles. We have some free time for personal sightseeing and shopping before we make our way back to Fatima. Optional dinner at hotel. 

Thursday  l  Breakfast will be followed by a familiarization walk with the tour leader. Among other places we visit the Perpetual Adoration Chapel, the Chapel of Apparitions, the Basilica and other places of interest in connection with Our Lady of Fatima. We will have the opportunity for a group photograph. In the afternoon we go on an optional half day excursion to Batalha, Alcobaca and Nazare. We make our way to Batalha to see the Gothic Cathedral. Some free time before we continue our way to Alcobaca to visit the monastery. Afterwards we proceed to Nazare, the sea side and fishing resort on the Atlantic coast. Optional dinner at hotel.

Friday l  Today, after breakfast, we offer you an opportunity to travel towards the north of Portugal on our optional full day excursion to Oporto, one of the largest and most important commercial cities in Portugal. (During part of this excursion the group will be accompanied by a local English speaking guide.) We shall visit the pedestrian shopping area and other interesting places. Optional dinner at hotel.

Saturday | Breakfast followed by a half day optional excursion to Tomar and the caves of Mira d’Aire. On arriving at the top of a hill overlooking Tomar, we visit the Templars Monastery (entrance extra). From here we have a very beautiful panoramic view of picturesque Tomar. We proceed to the caves at Mira d’Aire for a guided tour of these spectacular caves and the fantastic show of the dancing waters (entrance extra). Optional dinner at hotel.

Sunday | After breakfast free time until departure from Fatima to Lisbon Airport. Our Air Malta flight depart from Lisbon at 3.10 pm and arrives in Malta at 7.10 pm.
  • Tour Dates:
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    11 Aug 19 - 18 Aug 19  

  • Tour Prices
    (11 Aug - 18 Aug) per person

    Adult in Triple €649

    Adult in Double €699

    Adult in Single €809

    Child sharing €399

    Half Board €99

    Air Malta flights to Lisbon Airport
    Return airport transfers
    7 nights in 4 star Hotel Santa Maria (or similar)
    Daily buffet breakfast
    Services of Tour Leader
    Services of Spiritual Director
    All taxes
    Insolvency Fund

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  • Other Prices: per person

    Adults

    All Excursions Adult €182

    Batalha/Alcobaca/Nazare €30

    Coimbra €30

    Ins Basic 76 - 80 yrs inc exc €57

    Ins std 70 - 75 yrs inc exc wa €53

    Ins Std Adult inc exc waiver €31

    Ins Std Chd till 16 yrs inc ex €20

    Lisbona €47

    Oporto €45

    Tomar/Mira d Aire caves €30

    Childen

    All Excursions €92

    Batalha/Alcobaca/Nazare (CHILD €15

    Coimbra €15

    Lisbona €24

    Oporto €23

    Tomar/Mira d Aire caves (CHILD €15