Marian Pilgrimage Through Fatima, Lourdes & Barcelona
A Catholic pilgrimage to Fatima, Lourdes and Barcelona, is a once in a lifetime opportunity to visit the world's most frequented 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.
Who Will Lead Your Tour
Your Marian pilgrimage will be led by a local, English-speaking, Christian tour leader. Our tour leaders are hand-selected by our expert team, so you receive nothing but the best care at the hands of our most trusted vendors.
The tour guide Gloria was wonderful. She was knowledgeable and very attentive to all of us.Evelyn H. 28 Sep, 2021
Unforgettable experience! Glimmer provided A+++ service. Prior to the trip, their customer support was very responsive to all our inquiries. And we had the best tour leader (Teresa) and bus driver (Felipe) .Amelia H. 04 Oct, 2021
We had a wonderful time enjoying the company of other pilgrims. It was such a beautiful experience traveling with a very talented tour guide, Gloria, and experienced bus driver, Tiago.Alfredo R. 05 Oct, 2021
Marian Pilgrimage Itinerary
Your Glimmer Tours itinerary will take you through a Catholic tour of Portugal, Spain and France, where you will visit impressive religious and historical landmarks, enjoy the view of stunning vistas from atop scenic mountains and participate in beautiful candlelight processions.
Take in the miracle of the Bleeding Host in Santarem, marvel at the artwork in La Iglesia de San Marcos and fill a bottle of water from the Miraculous Spring.
Read the itinerary below to learn more about each destination and receive an in-depth look into this once-in-a-lifetime pilgrimage opportunity.
What to Expect
With Glimmer Tours, you can expect an all-inclusive itinerary that has been planned from start to finish. You will be afforded the peace of mind to fully relax and enjoy your trip.
Well in advance of your departure, we will provide you with all the information you need for a smooth travel experience to ensure you are fully prepared for travel. Your pre-departure information includes your airline itinerary, information about your accommodations and an instructions booklet that will outline everything you need to know and what to bring.
With our small group sizes, you will enjoy an intimate tour experience. Additionally, our long trip duration means you may enjoy the sites you visit at a more leisurely pace.
To ensure travelers enjoy the best possible experience, we always accommodate our guests in 4-star hotels. After a long day of travel and sightseeing, you can rest easy knowing you will be spending a relaxing evening in a reputable, highly-rated hotel.
- Easy online registration
- Payment plan options are available to all our guests at no additional cost
- Secure & encrypted online payment processing
- Your own online pilgrimage profile to track payments and receive trip announcements and important notifications
- Hotel accommodations - 10 nights in 4-star hotels
- Roundtrip flights from select airports
- Luggage handling - 1 piece per person
- Daily breakfast, lunch & dinner
- Air-conditioned motorcoach transportation
- All tips to guide and driver
- An expert local, Christian tour leader
- Airport transfers upon arrival in Lisbon and departure from Barcelona
- Admission fees as per itinerary
- Telephone calls
- Hotel laundry and mini-bar services
- Beverages with meals
- Excess baggage, seat assignment and upgrade fees
- Passport and visa costs (If Applicable).
- Credit/Debit card fees of 2.9%. ( For a no fee option you can choose online ACH & eCheck payments
- Travel Insurance (optional but recommended)
WHAT TO BRING
- Walking shoes
- Hat & sunscreen
- Comfortable clothing according to the season
- Modest attire for visits to holy sites
- Journal for documenting your trip
- Camera or smartphone with a camera
- Bible, books or other reading materials
Each traveler will receive a complete list of packing recommendations in their instructions booklet
We are thankful for the sincere compliments we have received from many of our past travelers. We read each and every one and take pride in providing each client with a world-class experience! Visit our Travel Testimonials page to see what other Glimmer Tours travelers have had to say about their experience with us.
I had a great and fun time throughout the tour. I met lovely and happy pilgrims and our tour leader and bus driver had outstanding customer service. I highly recommend Glimmer Tours to my friends & family! It was an amazing and unforgettable experience.Claudette T.
A fabulous trip. I highly recommend Glimmer Tours for this very well planned and executed itinerary. For anyone wanting to visit Lourdes, Fatima, and everything in-between, this is the best way.Evelyn H.
The itinerary speaks for itself! The expert local guides make all the difference, and they were all fantastic!David T.
It was an incredible experience that we will cherish and remember for the rest of our lives. The tour guide, accommodations, food and especially the people in our tour were all wonderful. Thank you very much!Dennis K.
A Note From Our Planning Committee
The destinations and landmarks outlined in our Catholic tour to Fatima, Lourdes & Barcelona are a sample of our previous tours. We aim to adhere to this plan as well as possible. However, please use this as an indication of events and not as a contract of events and places to be visited.