Lourdes

BY COACH

Highlights

  • Visit village of Bartrès
  • International Mass
  • Garvarnie

6 day pilgrimage

from £595pp

By Coach

3-4 stars

Sail across the channel to France and travel by coach for an overnight  stop in the region of Orleans on route to Lourdes. The town of Lourdes seated in the Pyrenees Mountains and is famous for the 1858 apparitions of Our Lady of Lourdes to Bernadette Soubirous.

Lourdes is known all over the world as a spiritual  place for prayer, celebration of life  and  self reflection. Whether you are attending the torch light Procession, International Mass at the underground Basilica, visiting the Stations of the Cross., Bathing in the spring  or drinking the holy water you can’t help feel you’ve a  meaningful journey to a sacred place.

You can also enjoy an afternoon excursion to Bartres or Gavarnie.

ITINERARY

Day 1

Travel to Dover, cross the Channel and continue to overnight stop in France or Paris region.

Day 2

Walking tour of the town. Blessed Sacrament Procession. Torchlight Procession.

Day 3

Excursion to Gavarnie. Free afternoon with option to attend International Mass in the Underground Basilica, visit the Stations of the Cross and attend the Torchlight Procession.

Day 4

Attend International Mass in the Underground Basilica. Visit the Stations of the Cross. Afternoon excursion to Bartres or Gavarnie. Attend the Torchlight Procession.

Day 5

Depart Lourdes, and travel by coach to overnight stop in France or Paris region.

Day 6

Continue to Calais for the return ferry to Dover and travel home by coach.

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