2013 Pilgrimage Updates
Details of the Holy Land Pilgrimage departing from Heathrow on 20th August may be found here.
When St Bernadette left Lourdes in 1866 she travelled 350 miles north to Nevers. It was here that she joined the community of the Sisters of Charity at St Gildard's Convent and spent the rest of her life living a simple life entirely consecrated to God as an enclosed nun.
St Bernadette died on 16th April 1879. Her incorrupt body now rests in a glass casket in the convent chapel.
For 2013 we have arranged several short pilgrimages to visit her final resting place:
Holy Land Pilgrimages
There are 5 pilgrimages travelling to the Holy Land for 2013, the Year of Faith. Pilgrimages to the Holy Land proved to be very popular during 2011 and 2012. We recommend that you book early to avoid disappointment. For more information or to book, please Contact Us.
Further details of pilgrimages to the Holy Land may be viewed in The Holy Land section of the website.
Our 2013 Brochure is now available. Please contact us and we will send you a copy. Alternatively, you can view a copy online by clicking on the image on the right.
For those who prefer to travel by coach, we have arranged a series of coach tours to the Shrines of France. These tours depart from Manchester with the possibility of pick ups at other places en-route as required.