Travel to Lourdes located in southwestern France and regarded today as a sacred pilgrimage site.
Today Lourdes close to the Spanish border is known as the place where the Virgin Mary appeared 18 times. As a result it is a revered pilgrimage site and welcomes 5 million visitors from over 150 countries each year.
On the first day you will take the Atlantic TGV train at 10:10 a.m. from Paris’ Montparnasse train station and arrive at the Pyrenees by 4 p.m. After settling in at the hotel you will have free time to visit the Grotto of Massabielle site of the first apparition the Basilicas and the famous baths of spring water believed by some to have healing properties.
On your second day you will have free time to visit the shrine of Lourdes and to discover the town. Then board the 2:55 p.m. train back to Paris.
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