Featuring a cruise aboard the “Independence of the Seas” – Royal Caribbean Cruises
With Fr. Martin Pereira
October 18 – 27, 2019 - 10 days

Day 1 – Oct. 18

Evening departure from Toronto to London.

Day 2 – Oct. 19

Morning arrival in London. Upon arrival transfer to Southampton to board our cruise ship. Dinner and overnight on board.

Day 3 — Oct. 20

This morning we arrive in La Havre in France. We travel to Paris for a panoramic tour of the city including the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Place de la Concorde, Champs Elysees and the Notre Dame Cathedral. Late afternoon return to our ship for dinner and overnight.

Day 4 – Oct. 21

Full day on sea. Enjoy many activities on board or simple relax.

Day 5 – Oct. 22

Today we arrive in Spanish port of Vigo. We are transferred to Santiago de Compostella, the burial place of St. James and major pilgrimage destination since Middle Ages. We visit the Cathedral dedicated to St. James and the Old City. After Mass we return to the ship for dinner and overnight

Day 6 – Oct. 23

Morning arrival in Lisbon. Today’s tour takes us to Fatima, site of Marian apparitions in 1917. Mass, visit the site of apparitions, the old and the new basilica, some free time for individual prayers. Return to our ship for dinner and overnight.

Day 7 — Oct. 24

Full day on the sea. Enjoy world-class performers, live comedy and music. Dinner and overnight onboard.

Day 8 – Oct. 25

Another full day at the sea. Time to relax and cherish the memories of visited places. Evening a special captain dinner. Dinner and overnight onboard.

Day 9 – Oct. 26

Morning arrival in Southampton. We are transferred by travel couch to London. Our sightseeing tour will take us to views of Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, Trafalgar Square, Parliament, Tower of London and London Bridge. Dinner and overnight in a hotel in London.

Day 10 — Oct. 27

After breakfast we are transferred to the airport for a flight to Toronto. Afternoon arrival