Walking tours

Private tour of Lourdes Sanctuary

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Availability: every day
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , Portuguese , Russian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Visitin the sanctuary the 3 basilicas and grotto where the Virgin Mary appeared 18 times
  • Find a spiritual peace walking along the banks of the Gave in front of the grotto
What to expect

Explore the city of Lourdes with a guide and learn more about the Marian apparitions of the Virgin Mary in the mid 19th century. Follow in the footsteps of the peasant girl, Bernadette Soubirous, and visit the 3 basilicas and Grotto of Massabielle that now attract pilgrims in search of a cure.

Go to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes on the banks of the Gave de Pau River and see the miracle water taps around the grotto. Listen to the story of the 18 apparitions of the Immaculate Conception of 1858 before going to the Underground Basilica, built to accommodate up to 22,000 pilgrims.

Experience the unique atmosphere that makes Lourdes so special.

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What's included
  • Visit to Bernadette's houses and the Sanctuary
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation and ticket to the castle - Fort
Where

9010 Place Peyramale, 65100 Lourdes, France

Meeting point:

Near the monument

What to remember
  • This tour involves a lot of walking on cobblestone streets and some walking up stairs
  • Comfortable shoes are recommended (no high heels)
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When
  • Every day at 9.30am, 1.30pm, 4.30pm.
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Provider
ADD INTERIORS Ltd France Top Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.
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