18 days / 17 Nights
For as low as
Roundtrip airfare via Emirates Airlines
Accommodation based on 3-4* hotels
Half board meals (Breakfast & Dinner)
Sightseeing tours as specified in the itinerary
Private coach all throughout
Entrances to most sights
Souvenir Items such as travel bag, passport holder and luggage tags
Tour Briefing with snacks
Travel Insurance up to 60 years old
Marian Pilgrimage Chaplain
Filipino Tour Escort all throughout
Airfare Taxes: $110.00 / person (subject to change)
Philippine Travel Taxes: $33.00 (subject to change)
Beverages / Drinks
Visa Fee P6,500 (subject to change)
City Taxes in Italy & France : $52.00
Tips for the Driver, Local Guide, porters & restaurant $10/day/pax
Incidentals at hotels
Supplement for insurance:
For 61 – 69 y/o: Add’l $10.00
For 70 y/o above: Add’l $20.00
Passport valid for 6 months
2 copies of recent passport size pictures
COE with Leave of Absence and Salary Declaration
Bank Certificate & Bank Statement
ITR (original / photocopy)
Travel Insurance valid for 45 days
Marriage Contract / Affidavit of Consent if not travelling with Spouse
Additional if self employed:
TR of the Business
Annual Declaration Income
A Deposit of US300.00 per person is required and NON-
Full payment should be made at least 30 days prior to departure
Cancellation made after issuance of visa will automatically
forfeit the dep.
Cancellation made 30 days before departure will automatically
forfeit the payment
50% Upon release of the passport with visa
Min. 30 PAX - $3,888.00
Min. 25 PAX - $4,094.00
Min. 20 PAX - $4,288.00
Min. 15 PAX - $4,588.00
DAY 01: MANILA LISBON
Depart Manila via Turkish Airlines, which boasts an award winning
inflight entertainment system.
DAY 02: ARRIVAL LISBON – FATIMA (D)
Upon arrival, enjoy a brief city tour that will give you a great insight
into Lisbon's lifestyle, history and culture. Visit the Rossio Square,
the heart of both old and new Lisbon. Learn how the old city of
Lisbon was destroyed in the 18th century and then totally rebuilt to
become the city of today. Continue with a visit to the Church of
San Antonio de Padua. Then transfer to Fatima, the place where the
Blessed Mother appeared in 1917 to three simple shepherd children
and asked mankind to pray for world peace. You may join the
candlelight procession in the evening.
DAY 03: FATIMA (BD)
Morning tour of Fatima's Sanctuary, center of Christian faith and a
place of world pilgrimage to visit the Basilica where the tombstone
of Lucia, Jacinta and Francisco are, as well as the Chapel of
Apparitions, heart of the shrine. Follow the Stations of the Cross
along the Via Sacra (The Sacred Way) culminating in the Chapel of
Calvary, which overlooks all of Fatima. In the afternoon have some
free time for souvenir shopping. Dinner then overnight.
DAY 04: FATIMA – SALAMANCA – AVILA (BD)
After breakfast, transfer to Salamanca for a short tour.
Visit the Old Cathedral, also known as Catedral Vieja de Santa
María, one of two cathedrals in Salamanca, the other being the New
Cathedral of Salamanca. It was founded by Bishop Jerome of
Périgord, in the 12th century and completed in Romanesque/Gothic
style in the 14th century. Then onwards to Avila for a short city tour
before dinner in a restaurant and checking into your hotel.
DAY 05: AVILA - MADRID (BD)
Morning transfer to Madrid. Upon arrival, your guide will show you
all the different and most interesting areas of Madrid, from the city
quarters that highlight the architecture of Old Madrid. Here we see
the elegant squares of Oriente, Espana, Puerta del Sol, Cibeles,
Parque del Retiro, Puerta de Alcala, Colon and Plaza Mayor, with
its great avenues such as Gran Via and Alcala. We pass by famous
attractions, such as the Royal Palace, the Prado Museum, the
memorial Retiro Park. Enjoy Flamenco dinner show in the evening.
DAY 06: MADRID – ZARAGOZA – LOURDES (BD)
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Lourdes via Zaragoza
visiting our Lady of Pillar. The Basilica venerates Blessed Virgin
Mary, under her title Our Lady of the Pillar praised as Mother of
the Hispanic Peoples by Pope John Paul II. It is reputed to be the
first church dedicated to Mary in history. Then proceed to Lourdes.
DAY 07: LOURDES (BD)
The highlight of the tour is the sanctuary; the Basilica of St Pius X,
and the baths where hundreds of miraculous cures have taken place.
See Boly Mill where St Bernadette was born and the "Cachot," an
abandoned prison where Bernadette's impoverished family lived.
You may also attend the evening procession in honor of Our Lady.
The whole afternoon will be free.
DAY 08: LOURDES - PARIS (BD)
Today, you will experience to ride in a TGV train going to Paris.
Upon arrival in Paris, transfer to your hotel.
DAY 09: PARIS (BD)
After breakfast, guided tour will start with view of Notre Dame
Cathedral, Louvre Museum, Champs-Elysées, Arch of Triumph,
The Opera, Concorde Square, Vendom Square and to top it all
ascend to the second level of Eiffel Tower. Seine River Cruise is
also included. Finish your tour with a visit to Fragonard Museum.
The rest of the afternoon is free for shopping at Galeries Lafayette
where you can find luxury brands such as Louis Vuitton. Dinner.
DAY 10: PARIS – NEVERS – PARAY LE MONIAL (BD)
Breakfast inside the hotel and you will proceed to Nevers to visit
St. Cyr and St. Judith Cathedral. Proceed to Paray Le Monial for
another tour. The rest of the day is free. Dinner and check in.
DAY 11: PARAY LE MONIAL – TURIN (BD)
After breakfast, transfer to Turin, the capital of the Piemonte region
of northwest Italy in which sports cars and chocolates are a matter
of pride. The city is also home to the Museo Egizio, one of the most
impressive collections of Egyptian artifacts in the world. A stroll
around Piazza Castello and along the Via Roma encompasses many
of the must-see sights. Valentino Park houses an 18th-century castle,
botanic garden and medieval village. When you've worked up an
appetite, sample casual trattorias for pastas, regional wines and
coffees. Free time. Dinner.
DAY 12: TURIN – PISA – FLORENCE (BD)
Morning transfer to Florence with a short stop to Pisa to see the
Leaning Tower. Proceed to Florence. Upon arrival in Florence, you
ill have a tour, which include the visit to the Baptistery, the
Paradise Gates and the Duomo of Florence where you will be
enlightened by its beautiful history and miracles. The highlight of the
tour will be at Palazzo Vecchio, town hall of Florence where faith
and science join together with breathless revelations.
DAY 13: FLORENCE – ASSISI (BD)
Today, you will see one of the most visited pilgrimage sites in
Italy… Assisi, the beloved town of St Francis. Visit the Basilica of
St Francis, Santa Maria Degli Angeli and the thornless bush. Visit the
Church of St Claire and see her incorrupt body. Then check in and
DAY 14: ASSISI – LANCIANO – SAN GIOVANNI (BD)
After breakfast, transfer to San Giovanni Rotondo via Lanciano.
Upon arrival, visit the Sanctuary of Lady of Grace including the
Shrine of Padre Pio. Then to Basilica of San Michelle and the Grotta,
Then check in and dinner.
DAY 15: SAN GIOVANNI ROTONDO – MONTECASSINO - ROME (BD)
After breakfast, transfer to Rome via Montecassino. Enjoy the free
time in Montecassino. The beautiful Abbey of Montecassino is well
worth a visit. The Abbazia di Montecassino, perched on the mountain
top, is a working monastery and pilgrimage site but is open to visitors.
Monte Cassino is famous as the scene of a huge battle near the end
of World War II in which the abbey was completely destroyed from
the bombing. Dinner & check in.
DAY 16: ROME (BD)
After breakfast, full day tour of Rome includes the 4 major Basilicas
of St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican, St. Mary major built 432 AD,
St. John in Lateran - original Papal residence and St. Paul's outside
the wall. Includes the Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel. Also,
sightseeing tour of Rome with guide, visiting Coloseum, Roman
Forum, Trevi fountain, Spanish steps. Then dinner.
DAY 17: ROME - MANILA (B)
After breakfast, the rest of the day is free until you transfer to airport
for your flight back to Manila.
DAY 18: ARRIVE – MANILA (B)
Arrive Manila from a very memorable and enjoyable trip.
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