18 Days European Pilgrimage by Profil Holidays (March)
18 Days European Pilgrimage by Profil Holidays (March)
Starts at:₱30,000.00 / Person
Join an 18-day spiritual journey across Europe! Visit religious shrines and cultural sites in this cityhopping tour of Italy, Spain, Portugal and Monaco. Inclusive of tours, flights, hotels, meals and transfers. Guaranteed departure plus no surcharge when at least 30 travelers are met!
All-In Rate for Twin Sharing: ₱ 187,975*
All-In Rate for Solo Occupancy: ₱ 224,025*
All-In Rate for Child (9 year old below no bed): ₱ 164,800*
Reservation Fee: ₱ 30,000**
* Final package cost may change depending on prevailing Forex rate at the time of full payment
**Balance payable 1 month before departure date. Payment of balance via Debit/Credit Card is subject to 4.5% surcharge.
Travel Period: March 19, 2020 to April 05, 2020
Booking Period: 1-2 months before target departure date (please email or message us for initial visa assessment)
WHAT’S INCLUDED IN THIS DEAL:
Flights: All-Inclusive Roundtrip Airfare with Baggage Allowance via Emirates or Similar Category
Accommodations: 17 Nights Stay on a 4-star category hotel
France / Spain Tourist Tax: €2-7.00 per person per night
Travel Insurance (Recommended)
OTHER EXCLUSIONS (Only if it applies to you):
Philippine Travel Tax: PhP 1,620
Visa Fees and Assistance
DAY 01 / MAR 19 MANILA / ROME
Depart Manila onboard a prestigious airline on your way to Rome, Italy. Enjoy in-flight meals and entertainment.
DAY 02 / MAR 20 ROME - SAN GIOVANNI ROTONDO (4 HOURS) (Meals: Dinner)
Welcome to Rome, Italy! Meet your tour guide and board your bus for a long distance transfer to San Giovanni Rotondo. Upon arrival, dinner and overnight at the hotel.
DAY 03 / MAR 21 SAN GIOVANNI ROTONDO - LANCIANO (2 HOURS) LANCIANO - ROME (2 1/2 HOURS) (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
After breakfast, visit the Shrine of St. Padre Pio at the Convent of Santa Maria della Grazie. Visit the famous Tomb and Crypt. Afterwards, proceed to Lanciano and visit San Francesco Church, site of the first Eucharistic Miracle. Long distance transfer to Rome for dinner and overnight.
DAY 04 / MAR 22 ROME (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
Morning guided tour includes the Vatican to visit St. Peter’s Basilica and Square and the Vatican Museum. Continue your sightseeing with the Colosseum, Arch of Constantine, and toss a coin in the Trevi Fountain on the hope of returning to Rome. Free time to walk to the Spanish Steps and shop for luxurious branded goods.
DAY 05 / MAR 23 ROME – ASSISI (2 1/2 HOURS) ASSISI - PISA (3 HOURS) (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
Stop in Assisi, the hometown of the Beloved St. Francis and lay eyes on the Basilica of St. Francis. Continue to Pisa to for a photo stop at the amazing Leaning Tower and the nearby Cathedral. Check in to your hotel.
DAY 06 / MAR 24 PISA - MONACO (3 HOURS) MONACO - NICE (1 HOUR) (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
We cross the border to France and stop at the Principality of Monaco. See the Annunciation Cathedral where Prince Rainer & Princess Grace are buried. See the Casino Monte Carlo, the Rock, Port Hercule and Larvotto Beach. Later, continue to Nice to see the Massena Square, Promenade des Anglais and the Place Garibaldi before dinner and check in.
DAY 07 / MAR 25 NICE - BARCELONA (7 HOURS) (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
Leave the French Riviera and cross over the Spanish border on your way to Barcelona. Check in to your hotel upon arrival.
DAY 08 / MAR 26 BARCELONA (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
Morning guided visit to the Montserrat Monastery to see the famous 12th century Romanesque carving of Virgen Moreneta, the Black Virgin. Afterwards, see the Plaza Espana, Plaza Real, Plaza Catalunya, Olympic Stadium, Christopher Columbus Monument, Arch of Triumph and the La Sagrada Familia Cathedral---Barcelona's most famous landmark and Gaudi's unfinished masterpiece.
DAY 09 / MAR 27 BARCELONA – LOURDES (5 HOURS) (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
After lunch, return to France on your way to the major pilgrimage site in Europe – Lourdes. Check in to your hotel. Rest of the day is free at your leisure.
DAY 10 / MAR 28 LOURDES (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
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. In the evening, join the emotive candlelight procession.
DAY 11 / MAR 29 LOURDES - ZARAGOSA (3 HOURS) ZARAGOSA - BURGOS (3 HOURS) (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
Cross the Spanish border on your way to Zaragoza and see the Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar, considered the Patroness of the country and the Spanish Civil Guard. Afterwards, dinner then check in to your hotel in Burgos.
DAY 12 / MAR 30 BURGOS - SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA (6 HOURS) (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
This morning, visit the Burgos Gothic Cathedral, a Catholic church dedicated to the Virgin Mary located in the historical city center. Afterwards, drive to Santiago de Compostela, a World Heritage City and one of the most important places in Catholicism, for dinner and overnight.
DAY 13 / MAR 31 SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA - FATIMA (5 HOURS) (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
Your city tour of this historical city will take you to the Santiago de Compostela Cathedral, Plaza del Obradoiro, Monasterio de San Martin Pinario, Convento de San Francisco, Fuente de Los Caballos and the Palacio de Raxoi, the site of City Hall and the Galician government. Cross the border of Portugal and drive to Fatima another pilgrimage center. Dinner then check in to your hotel.
DAY 14 / APR 01 FATIMA – LISBON - FATIMA (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
Drive to the capital of Portugal, Lisbon – see the Tagus river, Marques de Pombal Square, Liberdade Avenue. Stop at Belem Tower – icon of the Age of Discovery and the Monument of the Discoveries. Close by is Jeronimos Monastery, magnificent example of the Manueline style. See the Baixa, Praca do Comercio and the Suspension Bridge. Return to Fatima for some free time for private devotion. You may explore the Sanctuary and the Great White Basilica and even join the candlelight procession in the evening.
DAY 15 / APR 02 FATIMA - AVILA (4 HOURS) AVILA - MADRID (1 HOUR) (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
After breakfast, cross the border to Spain and stop in Avila - completely encircled by 11th century walls and birthplace of St. Theresa of Avila and visit the Convent of St. Theresa and the Cathedral. Continue to the capital city, Madrid. Overnight and dinner at the hotel.
DAY 16 / APR 03 MADRID (Meals: American Breakfast/Dinner)
This morning, go on a half day city sightseeing tour of this beautiful city and see the Puerto del Sol, Gran Via, Cibeles Fountain, Alcala Gate, Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, Plaza de Espanya, Prado Museum, highlighted by a visit to the Royal Palace, the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family at the city of Madrid. Rest of the day is free.
DAY 17 / APR 04 MADRID / MANILA (Meals: American Breakfast)
After breakfast, your memorable tour concludes with a transfer to the airport for your flight back to Manila.
DAY 18 / APR 05 MANILA
Arrival in Manila. Home sweet home!
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
The standard minimum number of travelers for this Travel Deal is two (2) persons traveling together per voucher. All travelers covered by one voucher must travel together. Solo travelers (1 per voucher) are accepted following the solo occupancy rate as an option above.
Full payment is required prior to any booking confirmations or slot reservation.
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If the required number of travelers is not met, Larga will coordinate with the voucher holder for your options:
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The rate for of the package is especially negotiated for Philippine travelers. Non-Philippine passport holders may still avail of the package subject to the foreign passport surcharge indicated above.
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