Enjoy this 2-day tour in the beautiful region of Normandy and visit some of the most historical, memorial and heritage places. Take your train to the city of Bayeux and admire the 70 meters long middle age Tapestry, Listed “World Heritage” by UNESCO. Continue to the Landing Beaches of Normandy and the American Cemetery. On the second day visit, the Mont Saint Michel classed by UNESCO as a world heritage in 1979 and continue to the walled city of Saint-Malo known as a city of pirates. Finally, take the TGV bullet train from Rennes to Paris and be there in only one and a half hours.
Benefit from an all-inclusive overnight excursion from Paris to Lourdes that includes 3-star hotel accommodation. Your tour organizer meets you at Montparnasse Station to provide your round-trip TGV bullet train tickets, hotel vouchers, and orientation information. In Lourdes, hotel transfers, meals, and accommodation are included, along with a walking tour that covers the Sanctuaire Notre Dame de Lourdes and other highlights of this pilgrimage destination in France.
Experience a fabulous tour of self-contemplation and reflection in an unforgettable journey covering the main religious pilgrimage sites of Europe: LISIEUX, LOURDES, and FATIMA. Discover the history behind the holy apparitions and the people who experienced them.On the first day travel to Lisieux and have a full day walking tour of the Sanctuary following the footsteps of St. Thérèse. On the second day travel to Lourdes and spend the next two days discovering the Sanctuary, you will have a 3-hour walking tour and time on your own for prayers and contemplation. You have the chance to visit the grotto of the apparitions, participate in the miraculous baths and attend the Torchlight procession. Then you will be transferred to Toulouse airport to travel to Fatima (tickets not included). Spend the next two days in the Sanctuary with guided visits of the highlights. You will spend your last night in Lisbon and the next morning you will be transferred to the airport for your departure.
Enjoy this 3-day in the beautiful region of Normandy and visit some of the most historical, memorial, heritage, and religious places. Travel 1hr30 in train and start your trip in the Sanctuary of Lisieux to follow the footsteps of Saint Teresa, continue the second day traveling in a private minivan with an English-speaking guide/driver to the city of Bayeux and admire the 70 meters long middle age Tapestry, Listed “World Heritage” by UNESCO. Continue to the Landing Beaches of Normandy and the American Cemetery. On the third day visit, the Mont Saint Michel classed by UNESCO as a world heritage in 1979 and continue to the walled city of Saint-Malo known as a city of pirates. Finally, take the TGV (Bullet train) from Rennes to Paris and be there in only one and a half hours (instead of 5 HOURS by minibus).
Visit Lourdes and experience a spiritual journey.Lourdes is one of the most paramount pilgrimage sites in the World, is the birthplace of St. Bernadette, to whom Our Lady appeared in 1858, near the Grotto of Massabielle.In our 2-Day (Optional 3-Day) pilgrimage to Lourdes, you will have a 3 hour guided walking tour. Visits of the Sanctuary and the Basilica of St. Pius X, the world's largest underground church.On your leisure time/day(s) you can drink from the spring that the Virgin directed Bernadette to do, located at the base of the Grotto, which has flowed uninterrupted since 1858. You can also participate in the miraculous baths.Contemplate Christ's Passion as you pray the unique three-dimensional Stations of the Cross. Attend the Blessing of the Sick, and participate in the nightly candlelight processions requested by Our Lady.Daily Mass and Mass at the Grotto (Sunday) will be followed by a video presentation telling the miraculous story of Lourdes.Travel by train from Paris.
Experience the landscape art, discovering the most beautiful gardens in France in this 6-Day tour of the gardens and parks surrounded by the châteaux of the Loire Valley; always beautifully blooming with fragrant flowers and vegetables.Specially prepared for landscape painters, horticulturists, garden lovers and lovers of good food, this fantastic garden tour will make you discover some of the most outstanding private gardens conducted by their owners or their chef gardener.Available dates:May 11th to 16th, 2020June 8th to 13th, 2020July 6th to 11th, 2020August 3rd to 8th, 2020September 7th to 12thOctober 5th to 10th
Enjoy 6 days / 5 nights touring the pilgrimage sites in France. Visit the Sanctuary of LISIEUX and follow the footsteps of Saint Therese, continue the next day to the MONT ST. MICHEL and the abbey at the top, both proclaimed as UNESCO world heritage site since 1979. Return to Paris and depart the next day to the Sanctuary of NEVERS where Saint Bernadet spent her last years. Return to your hotel in Paris and depart the next day to the Sanctuary of our Lady of LOURDES, place of the apparitions and one of the most pilgrimage visited places of the world. Discover the life of St Bernadette Soubirous, visit the Grotto of the apparitions, attend the Torchlight procession and have some time of contemplation.
Enjoy this 3-day tour in two of the most beautiful regions in France: NORMANDY and THE LOIRE VALLEY.Start your trip in the city of Bayeux to admire the 70 meters long middle age Tapestry, Listed World Heritage by UNESCO. Continue to the coast and visit the Landing beaches of the D-Day and the American Cemetery.On the second day visit the Mont Saint Michel classed by UNESCO as a world heritage in 1979 and continue to the walled city of Saint-Malo. Return to Paris in bullet train.Finally travel to the city of Tours, board your minibus for an incredible CASTLE tour through the Loire Valley, UNESCO´s World Heritage since 2000.You will have a guided visit of: Château de VILLANDRY, known for its beautiful gardens; Château de CHENONCEAU, one of the best-known of the Loire valley, and one of the two to have been built in the river bed; and Château d'Amboise recognized as Historical Monument by the French Ministry of Culture since 1840. Leonardo Da Vinci spent his last days in this Château.
Enjoy 5 days /4 nights touring the pilgrimage sites in France. Discover the life of St Bernadette Soubirous in Lourdes and Nevers, and of St Theresa in Lisieux, Normandy.On your first day travel to the Sanctuary of Lisieux to have a full day walking tour to follow the footsteps of St. Thérèse, attend the mass, have lunch in the Hermitage and return to spend the night in Paris. The next morning, travel to Nevers and have a tour of the highlights of the place where St. Bernadette spent her last years of consecration to the Virgin Mary in the Sanctuary, return to spend the night in Paris.On your third and fourth days, travel to Lourdes to have a walking tour in the Sanctuary where St. Bernadette witnessed the apparitions of the Virgin Mary. You will also have some time on your own for prayers and contemplation. You have the chance to attend the mass in the Grotto of the apparitions or visit the miraculous baths. Return to Paris in the fourth day afternoon to spend the night.
An evening in a family castle open only for you. We offer you a unique 2 days / 1 night getaway that you will not find anywhere else. At your own pace, accompanied by a driver guide, you will visit four of the main chateaux in the Loire Valley. For more comfort, you will travel by train from PARIS to avoid the inevitable traffic jams.Day 1 :07:00 am : pickup at your hotel 08:28 am: Train departure to ORLEANS09: 30 am: meet and greet by your driver guide10:30 am - 12:30 pm: Visit of the castle of Chambord01:00 pm: lunch02:30 pm - 04:30 : Visit of the castle of Cheverny05:00 pm : overnight stay in a private family castle with dinnerDay 2 :10:00 am: visit of the castle of Chenonceau01:00 pm: lunch02:30 pm: visit of Amboise and Clos Lucé06:30 pm: train to PARIS07:30pm: transfer to your hotel in PARIS
Sainte Thérèse of Lisieux is one of the most popular saints in the history of the church. Pope Pius X called her "the greatest saint of modern times".The Sanctuary of Lisieux, the city where she lived and died, is a very special place, to visit and follow her footsteps. In this 2-Day tour, you travel to the city of Lisieux by train from Paris, starting at Saint Lazare train station; you will receive special assistance.On arrival to Lisieux, you will meet your guide for a full-day walking tour to visit the places related to the saint: Attend the 11:15 mass at the Carmel, have Lunch in the Hermitage, Visit "The Buissonnets" her childhood home, discover the beautiful Basilica built in her name and the Cathedral where she used to pray. You will spend that night in Lisieux at the HerimtageThe next day you will have free time for your personal prayers and contemplation (Breakfast, Lunch at the Hermitage).At the end of the day, take your train for your return journey to Paris.
These adventures are unique in that they are based on a story we have written and each day our clients receive the next part of the story, based on the Hapsburgs in the 1700's. This first one is about a missing bottle of Champagne, we visit places in Paris and Burgundy that are referenced in the story. We visit places the characters in the story visit, Nissim Camondo to abbeys in Beaune. Our characters -Claude and Pierre Hapsburg track down the missing Champagne and we will follow their footsteps and try to figure out where the Champagne is and why its so important, all the while enjoying great food, wine and company !!
In this tour, you will discover some France's wonderful treasures:Take the bullet train to Tours and board your minibus for an incredible CASTLE guided tour in the Loire Valley, “Cradle of the French” and “Garden of France”, UNESCO´s World Heritage since 2000.You will have guided visits in Château de VILLANDRY, known for its beautiful gardens; Château de CHENONCEAU, one of the best-known of the Loire valley, and also one of the two to have been built in the river bed; and Château d´AMBOISE, Historical Monument since 1840. Leonardo Da Vinci spent his last days in this Château. Spend the night in your hotel in Tours.The second day, you will be transferred to the ZOO PARC of BEAUVAL, an extraordinary zoo focused on the conservation and protection of animal species, where you can admire more than 10.000 extraordinary and unique animals in France. The stars of the zoo are a couple of Pandas and their new baby, Yuan Meng. Finally transfer to train station for your return to Paris.
Enjoy 5 Days/4 nights touring the pilgrimage sites in France.In the first two days visit the beautiful region of Normandy travel by train to the city of Lisieux and Discover the life of St Theresa in the Sanctuary.The next day meet your expert guide who will drive you to the Mont St. Michel classed by UNESCO as a world heritage in 1979, visit the abbey at the top where every pilgrim infuses the voyage with their own mix of spiritual nourishment, personal growth, introspection, inspiration, wonder, and curiosity. At the end of the day, return to Paris on the bullet train, and be in Paris in 1hr30.On the third day Travel to Lourdes by bullet train to discover the life of St. Bernadette and the history of the apparitions, attend the torchlight procession.Spend the fourth day in Lourdes and have your own time of contemplation and recollection, you can attend the mass at the Grotto or go to the miraculous baths. Return and spend your last night in Paris.
Extra pre-tour hotel stay in Paris. Spiritual 5-day pilgrims journey will intrigue you to see incorruptible bodies of St Therese in Lisieux and St Bernadette in Nevers. Enjoy 4 nights in quality 3/4* hotel walking distance to all the tourist attractions in romantic heart of Paris and 1 night hotel with dinner in Lourdes, all breakfast and lunch are included. On the first day, we travel to Lisieux where you have a walking tour of the Sanctuary of Lisieux, have lunch in the Hermitage, attend Mass, prayers and reflections before returning back to Paris. Second day, we travel to Nevers to visit the Sanctuary where St Bernadette spent her last years of consecration to the Virgin Mary. During the third and fourth day in Lourdes, we have a guided walking tour in the Sanctuary and you can attend Mass in the Grotto where St Bernadette witnessed the apparitions of Virgin Mary and visit the miraculous healing baths from the spring St Bernadette dug and private time for prayers and contemplation.