Lisbon Fátima Sanctuary – Private Full Day Tour – FAQ

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At what time tour starts?

Tour starts at 9:00 am. Different pick up time and location on request. You can find time when guide will come to pick you up in your booking invoice.

How big is the group?

Number of tour participants you indicate in booking form. Example:2, 8, 15 participants, etc.

I am alone, solo traveler, can I join the tour?

Yes, price is calculated per group.

How many hours will takes this tour?

Fatima sanctuary private full day tour takes 8 hours

Do you come to pick me up from my hotel?

Yes, we do pick up at hotels too in case you choose that option during booking process. Make sure that you write correct address of your hotel or accomodation from where we should pick you up.

What is the difference between group and private tour?

Group tour means you join the group up to 7 people and share tour with other participants and private tour is made special for you and amount of participants you indicate in booking form.

What is the charge for the teenager/child/infant?

The price listed for group. Please inform us about age of your kids, so we can arrange them proper car seats.

I would like to book a tour but we have 10-15 people in our group. You only list prices for tours with a maximum of 8. Is it possible?

Yes, of course. The maximum of 8 is mentioned because it is the maximum capacity of our vehicles. In case you are more than 8 people, and in order to ensure maximum comfort & attention, we will use 2 vans or private comfortable bus. Please send us an email with your needs or indicate it in request form and we’ll send back our prices as soon as possible.

At what time tour will finish?

Fatima Sanctuary private tour full day finish around 17:00. Our private tours are flexible and always can be extend. Extra hours will charge extra


After pick up we heading north, straight to Fatima. Fatima is one of the largest sanctuaries in the world, with more than 5 million visitors each year. The largest pilgrimage occurs on the 13th May and 13th October. At the Fátima Sanctuary you’ll find an amazing ambiance of devotion, one of the world’s most powerful, and learn about the miracle of the Virgin’s apparition to three shepherd children in 1917.

Next you will visit the Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary and after we have time to assist a mass in Chapel of Apparitions. Where the three shepherd children reported seeing visions of the Virgin in 1917. Then, you’ll be surprised at the new Church of the Most Holy Trinity. Consecrated on October 12, 2007, on the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the apparitions of Fatima. This is now Portugal’s biggest church and possibly the fourth largest Catholic church in the world.

Then you’ll spend some time at the famous Factory of Fatima workshop. Where you can buy rosaries and other religious articles, and also we have free time for lunch.

Then you have time for a lunch. In Fatima si big options of restaurants, we’ll recommend you a nice restaurant with good prices, that have fresh meat or fish dishes.

After the lunch we start our second part of the tour by walking around 1 mile in “Via Sacra”. The Holy Way that is composed of 14 little chapels in memory of the Passion of Our Lord. We’ll follow the path which the little shepherds took when going from Aljustrel to the Cova da Iria.

Before coming back to Lisbon we´ll visit homes of the little shepherds, Lucia dos Santos, Francisco and Jacinta Marto, in Aljustrel. Which have not undergone any notable transformation since the Apparitions. At the bottom of the garden of Lucia’s home is the well. Where the “Angel of Peace”, the “Angel of Portugal”, appeared for the second time in 1916.

Our final destination is Lisbon. We bring you back to your hotel or accommodation.