Fatima Pilgrimage

  • 1 April 2024
  • 4 Nights
  • 749 Per Person
  • Dublin
  • Fatima

Join us on this 4-night pilgrimage to Fatima, with our team in Portugal by Elsa Silva and Carina Vieira.

Located north of Lisbon, the sanctuary of Fatima was built to commemorate the events that took place in 1917, when the Virgin Mary appeared to three local shepherd children: Lúcia dos Santos and her cousins, Jacinta and Francisco Marto.

The magnificent Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary overlooking the square is the gathering point for thousands of pilgrims that visit the sanctuary every year and where they join in procession.

The Joe Walsh Tours team in Fatima led by knowledgeable Elsa and Carina has prepared a detailed programme for the pilgrimage so you can experience the Sanctuary in full.

The Chapel of Aparitions Capelinha das Aparições, the Via Sacra to Cova da Iria, the Way of the Cross and the childhood homes of the three shepherd children in the nearby villages of Aljustrel and Valinhos are some of the most special places for pilgrims in Fatima. 

We work closely with hotels near the Sanctuary to provide quality accommodation and meals for our groups of pilgrims in Fatima. We hope you enjoy the experience. 

Group Pilgrimage to Fatima sanctuary Portugal Joe Walsh Tours Pilgrimages travel shrines

Fatima Pilgrimage

Join us on this 4-night pilgrimage to Fatima, with our team in Portugal by Elsa Silva and Carina Vieira.

Located north of Lisbon, the sanctuary of Fatima was built to commemorate the events that took place in 1917, when the Virgin Mary appeared to three local shepherd children: Lúcia dos Santos and her cousins, Jacinta and Francisco Marto.

The magnificent Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary overlooking the square is the gathering point for thousands of pilgrims that visit the sanctuary every year and where they join in procession.

The Joe Walsh Tours team in Fatima led by knowledgeable Elsa and Carina has prepared a detailed programme for the pilgrimage so you can experience the Sanctuary in full.

The Chapel of Aparitions Capelinha das Aparições, the Via Sacra to Cova da Iria, the Way of the Cross and the childhood homes of the three shepherd children in the nearby villages of Aljustrel and Valinhos are some of the most special places for pilgrims in Fatima. 

We work closely with hotels near the Sanctuary to provide quality accommodation and meals for our groups of pilgrims in Fatima. We hope you enjoy the experience. 

Itinerary

  • Direct flight from Dublin to Lisbon
  • Coach transfer on arrival to your hotel in Fatima
  • 4 nights’ hotel accommodation in Hotel Cinquentenario or Avenida
  • Full board: breakfast, lunch & dinner each day
  • Coach transfer from your hotel to Lisbon Airport
  • Direct flight from Lisbon to Dublin
  • Check-in assistance at airports
  • 1 x 20kg check-in bag & 1 x small cabin bag

Religious programme organised by our team and led by Spiritual Director

Guided tour of the Sanctuary & Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary

Visits to sites associated with the three shepherd children in Aljustrel, Valinhos & Loca do Cabeço

Hungarian Way of the Cross

Rosary at Capelinha followed by Candlelight Procession daily at 9:30pm 

Our team of guides and representatives led by Elsa Silva and Carina Vieira provide guidance and assistance at all times, ensuring pilgrims have full support and receive the highest standard of service and orientation

  • Prices per person sharing double rooms with private facilities
  • Airport taxes and charges applicable at the time of booking are included in the price
  • Luggage allowance included per person and subject to airline’s conditions
  • Payment terms: deposit €300 per person plus insurance premium if applicable; balances 12 weeks prior to departure
  • Single rooms on request subject to supplement of €35 per person per day
  • Travel insurance is an optional extra available to passengers up to 94 years; please check https://joewalshtours.ie/travel-insurance/ for full details on travel insurance
  • Passengers must comply with health and safety protocols in place at the time of travel

Contact Us