DAY 1: AMERICA - LISBON
Departure by international flight to Lisbon. Night on board.
DAY 2: LISBON
Breakfast. Arrive and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation. During the afternoon our guide will contact you.
DAY 3: LISBON - FÁTIMA - LISBON
Breakfast. Departure to Fatima, an important center of pilgrimage. Free time to visit the Basilica. Return to Lisbon. Rest of the day free. Accommodation.
DAY 4: LISBON - MADRID
Breakfast. In the morning we will make a panoramic visit of the city during which we will approach the Belem neighborhood from where the great Portuguese navigators who crossed the oceans in the 15th century left. At the determined time, transfer to take a plane to Madrid. Arrival at the hotel. Accommodation.
DAY 5: MADRID
Breakfast. Free day to tour the city. Accommodation.
DAY 6: MADRID
Breakfast. In the morning, a panoramic tour of the city with a local guide, visiting the Plaza de España, Fuente de Cibeles, Plaza de Oriente, Puerta de Alcalá, Ciudad Universitaria, etc. Free afternoon. Accommodation.
DAY 7: MADRID - SAN SEBASTIAN - LOURDES
Breakfast. Departure to San Sebastian. Time to walk in its old part. Continuation towards the region of the French Pyrenees. Free time to attend the impressive torchlight procession (some days it is not celebrated) and visit the Holy Grotto where, according to tradition, the Virgin appeared to Bernadette. Accommodation.
DAY 8: LOURDES - BLOIS - ORLEANS
Breakfast. Departure to Blois, a historic city located on the banks of the Loire and one of the most representative enclaves of the region, with its important Royal Castle. Free time, Accommodation.
DAY 9: ORLÉANS - PARIS
Breakfast. Departure to the French capital. Arrival and panoramic tour of the city, visiting the Avenue des Champs-Élysées, the Arc de Triomphe, the Eiffel Tower, the Island of the City, a brief time to visit the Miraculous Medal, etc. Afternoon free for personal activities Accommodation.
DAY 10: PARIS
Breakfast. Free day to make optional excursions and continue discovering the city. Accommodation.
DAY 11: PARIS - DIJON - ZÜRICH
Breakfast. Departure to Dijon where you can stroll through its medieval historic center. We continue our trip to Zürich. Arrival and free time. Accommodation.
DAY 12: ZÜRICH - LUCERNE - VENICE
Breakfast and departure to Lucerne, located on the shores of the Lake of the Four Cantons, which has preserved its medieval charm in its buildings, squares and alleys. Optionally you can take an excursion to Mount Titlis: You will go up by cable car to the top of the snow-capped mountains of the Swiss Alps. Appreciating the beautiful landscapes and you can enjoy the snow, a unique experience and the different attractions that are there. At the indicated time, travel to Venice. Accommodation.
DAY 13: VENICE - PADOVA - FLORENCE
Breakfast. Morning dedicated to visiting Venice. Transfer by vaporetto to San Marcos Square. Visit on foot touring the Plaza de San Marcos, Ducal Palace, Bridge of Sighs etc. Leisure. Optionally we suggest you complete your time with a gondola ride. At the indicated time, departure to Padua, a city known for the Saint, time in its cathedral. Continuation to Florence. Arrival and accommodation.
DAY 14: FLORENCE - ASSISI - ROME
Breakfast. Overview of the city, cradle of the Renaissance and of the Italian language. We will walk through this city brimming with Art, History and Culture, admiring the Cathedral of Santa Maria dei Fiori with its beautiful Campanille and the Baptistery. At the indicated time, departure towards Assisi, where we will visit the city and the Basilica of San Francisco to continue to Rome. Accommodation.
DAY 15: ROME
Breakfast. Free day during which you can optionally make one of the most interesting visits in Italy: Capri and Naples – Pompeii, a full day excursion to discover: the Bay of Naples; Capri, a picturesque island in the Mediterranean, and Pompeii, a splendid and mythological Roman city. Accommodation.
DAY 16: ROME (PAPAL AUDIENCE)
Breakfast. Departure for a panoramic tour of the imperial city, visiting the Colosseum, the Arch of Constantine, the Circus Maximus, the Baths of Caracalla, the Pyramid, to finish in St. Peter’s Square in Vatican City, where we will attend the **Papal Audience* * (as long as the Pope is in Rome). Rest of the day free to take the optional excursion to the Vatican Museums and Michelangelo’s masterpiece, the Sistine Chapel. Accommodation.
DAY 17: ROME - PISA - NICE
Breakfast. Departure to Pisa. Stop at the Plaza de los Milagros to contemplate the beautiful monumental complex that forms the Cathedral, Baptistery and the famous Leaning Tower. Continuation to Nice, capital of the Côte d’Azur. Accommodation.