Europe

The Highlights of PORTUGAL, SPAIN & FRANCE

13 Days / 3 Countries   U$ 2,380.00 with Roundtrip Airfare

Itinerary

 

DAY 01 MANILA - LISBON

    Depart Manila on board a prestigious airline for an overnight flight to Paris. Enjoy in flight meals and entertainment

 

DAY 02 LISBON - FATIMA (-)

    Welcome to Paris! Upon arrival, proceed to exit where our representative will meet and assist you. Proceed to short guided tour of lisbon with photo stop at the Monument of Discovery and Belem Tower. Visit San Antonio de Padua Church before heading to your hotel Fatima.

 

DAY 03 FATIMA (B)

    Visit the Sanctuary and the Great White Basilica - where there are the tombstones of shepherds - and the Chapel of Apparitions, heart of the shrine. Proceed to Aljustrel, see the houses where Jacinta, Francisco and Lucia were born. Then to Valinhos, see the place where Our Lady of Fatima appeared for the 4th time in August 19th, 1917. Afternoon free for private devotion. Join the evening candlelight procession.

 

DAY 04 FATIMA - AVILA - MADRID (B)

    Morning drive to Avila. Upon arrival in Avila, proceed to a short guided tour. Admire the 11th century walls and towers, and then explore two of the town's most impressive Romanesque and Gothic churches. Take in the fortress design and alabaster chapels of Avila Cathedral, and visit the Basilica of St. Vincent, a subline Romanesque church that houses the richly engraved tomb of the martyred saint. Proceed to Madrid for check in.

 

 

Day5 Lucerne (B)

Drive to Engelberg where this breathtaking journey to Mt. Titlis begins. (weather permitting). Enjoy the spectacular sight of the glacier's deep crevasses and gigantic ice boulders from the revolving cable car ROTAIR. At the top 

Mt. Titlis a high alpine panorama awaits you. You will have magnificent views of the Alps from the restaurants or the sun terrace. Visit the Ice Grotto or take a ride with the chairlift Ice Flyer. Enjoy also the Fun lift in the snow and the Cliff Walk, Europe's highest suspension bridge. Return to Lucerne for some free time for shopping!

 

Day6 Lake Lucerne - Milan - Pisa (B)

After breakfast, proceed to Milan. Upon arrival, se Duomo then walk inside the elegant Galleria Vittorio Emmanuel and outside view of the famous La Scala Opera House. Then proceed to check in to your hotel in Pisa.

 

Day 7 Pisa - Florence - Rome

Morning orientation tour of Pisa, visit the Piazza Dei Miraculo where you can have the sights of the Baptisery, the Cathedral and the Learning Tower. Then drive to renaissance Florence. Upon arrival, take a walking tour that will take you to see the magnificent Sta. Maria Del fiore Basilica, with the Baptisery and the Gate of Paradise and Giotto's Bell Tower. Visit Piazza Signoria where you can see the Piazza 

 

DAY 06 MADRID - ZARAGOZA - BARCELONA (B)

    Drive to Zaragoza, the capital of north eastern Spain's Aragon region. Overlooking the Ebro River in the city center is baroque Nuestra Señora del Pilar Basilica, a famous pilgrimage site with a shrine to the Virgin MAry and multiple domes. Proceed to Barcelona for check in.

 

DAY 07 BARCELONA (B)

    Morning guided visit to the Montserrat Monastery to see the famous 12th century Romanesque curving of Virgen Moraneta, the Black Virgin. Afterwards, see the Plaza Espana, Plaza Real, Plaza Catalunya, Olympic Stadium, Christopher Columbus Monument, Arch of Triumph and visit of La Sagrada Familia Cathedral, Barcelona's most famous landmark and gaudi's unfinished masterpiece.

DAY 08 BARCELONA - LOURDES (B)

    Drive to Lourdes, France - the major pilgrimage site in Europe. Check in to your hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure

 

DAY 09 LOURDES (B)

    The day is free for private devotion. You may wish to go to the Sanctuary to visit the Underground Basilica, walk the Station of the Cross, take the Holy Bath, drink the water or wash your face in the Grotto, or participate in the Veneration of the Sick Pilgrim. Tonight, why not join the emotive candlelight procession.

 

DAY 10 LOURDES - PARIS (B)

    Morning transfer to train station for your 2nd class train to Paris. Upon arrival in Paris, transfer to your hotel for check in. Rest of the day is at leisure.

 

DAY 11 PARIS (B)

    Morning guided tour with visit to Notre Dame Cathedral  and Church of the Miraculous Medal. Photo stop at the Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe. See both banks of River Seine, Concorde Square, Louvre Garden, Opera Area and Invalides. Some free time for shopping in the afternoon.

 

DAY 12 PARIS - MANILA (B)

    Departure transfer to airport for your flight back to Manila.

 

DAY 13 MANILA

    Arrival in MAnila. Home sweet home!

 


PACKAGE INCLUSION:

    - Roundtrip AIRFARE

    - Hotel Accommodation ( 4* suburbs area)

    - Daily Hotel Breakfast

    - Luxury Private Coach

    - Tour Escort

    - Pre-departure briefing

    - Travel bag

 

 

NOT INCLUDED:

    - Visa Fees: Schengen: PHP 6,500.00

    - Travel Tax + Airline Tax: USD 150.00 (subject to change)

    - France Tourist Tax: €2-7.00 / person / nite

    - Terminal Fee

    - Travel Insurance

    - Tips for Driver / Guide

    - Drinks and Beverage

    - Airport / Hotel Porterage