From Lisbon: Fátima Private Tour with Candle Procession Half Day
- Duration: 4 Hours (approx.)
- Product code: TOPLI007-A
Highlights include the tombs of the three shepherd children believed to have glimpsed Fatima in 1917, the largest Catholic church in Portugal, and a set of 119 wax figures depicting the life of Fatima. Tours can be timed to coincide with the Candle Procession, held nightly between April and October.
A half-day privately guided tour to Fatima including round-trip hotel transfers
See the famous Capela das Aparições (Chapel of Apparitions), built at Fatima’s request
Get a peek at Azinheira Grande, the tree that the three children passed on the day of the apparition
Travel comfortably from Lisbon in a private, air-conditioned
vehicle, with your own personal guide
You will depart from your hotel in Lisbon towards Fátima, where Our Lady of Fátima appeared to three shepherd children in 1917. Here, you will visit the Basilica where Francisco, Jacinta Marto, and Lúcia are buried, the Igreja da Santíssima Trindade (Church of the Holy Trinity), the largest Catholic sanctuary in Portugal, and the Wax Museum that depicts the story of Fátima, with 119 wax figures set appropriately in the ethnography of the time of the apparitions.
There will also be time to see the Capela das Aparições (Chapel of Apparitions), a small temple built at the request of Our Lady of Fátima when she appeared to the three shepherd children, and Azinheira Grande, the tree that Jacinta, Lúcia and Francisco passed before seeing the Saint.
The tour can be adjusted so as to include the Candle Procession that takes place every day from April 21 to October 31, between 21:30 and 23:00.