Day 1 - Depart Chicago O’Hare Airport.
Day 2 & 3 - Upon arrival in Barcelona we will meet our tour guide and begin a city tour by bus of the “second capital of Spain”. Dinners and overnights in Barcelona.
Day 4 – After breakfast we transfer to Valencia. We will visit the Cathedral of the Holy Chalice, the ‘Miguelete’ Bell Tower and Apostles gate. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Valencia.
Day 5 – After breakfast,we will stop at Caravaca de La Cruz, one of the 5th holy cities in the world. A jubilee year at Caravacas Basillica, it holds fragments of the cross upon which Christ died. We will then proceed to Murcia the capitol of the Murcia region. Dinner and overnight in Murcia.
Day 6 - After breakfast we will depart for Granada to see the stunningly beautiful UNESCO World Heritage Sites Alhambra, Generalfe and Albayzin. We will also visit the Cathedral & Royal Chamber. Dinner & overnight at hotel in Malaga.
Day 7 - After breakfast we depart to Cordoba. Upon arrival we will visit the Plaza de la Corredera, the 17th Century public square, the Calleja de las Flores, a quaint alley located in the Jewish district, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Historic Center of Cordoba featuring the Mesquita Catedral de Cordoba (the Catedral of St. Mary of the Assumption which was formerly a mosque), the Puerta del Puenta (Bridge Gate) and the Roman Bridge. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Malaga.
Day 8 - After breakfast, we will transfer to Gibraltar on the most sourthern tip of Spain. Gibraltar is bordered by the continents of Africa and Europe, and the countries of Morocco, Spain, the British colony of Gibraltar, and the Spanish exclave of Ceuta. It also borders the Strait of Gibraltar. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Malaga.
Day 9 - After breakfast, we transfer to coastal city of Tarifa, to ferry to Tangiers, Morocco (Africa). We will spend the day in Tangiers visiting with our guide Cabo Espartel and the panoramic view of Estrecho. We will also visit the necropolis with 98 tombs of which 50 are carved in rock of various eras of Roman remains. Dinner and overnight at hotel in Malaga.
Day 10 – After breakfast we transfer to Seville. We will tour inside the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of the Seville Cathedral containing the tombs of King Ferdinand III and Christopher Columbus and the Real Alcazar. Dinner & overnight at hotel in Fatima.
Day 11 - After breakfast at the hotel, we will visit Aljustrel, where the three Little Shepherds were born, and the Sanctuary. Mass, time for prayer and walk through the sanctuary. Following dinner at the hotel, we will particpate in the rosary at the Chapel of the Apparitions and candlelight procession. Dinner & overnight at hotel in Fatima.
Day 12 – After breakfast transfer to Santarem to behold one of the oldest Eucharistic miracles in the world. Afterwards free time for private prayer and leisure in Fatima. Dinner and overnight at hotel Fatima.
Day 13 - After breakfast, we will tour the city of St. Anthony – Lisbon. We will visit St. Anthony Church (the birthplace of St. Anthony of Padua). Dinner and overnight in Lisbon.
Day 14 - Transfer to Lisbon airport for flight back to Chicago.
Contact Toni Pietrowski at 630-699-3482 or firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. Fr. Slawek may be reached at 773-1272 ext. 208 for further information. Deposit is due by: February 1, 2017