Religious tour in Normandy/ Saint Therese/ Basilica/ Carmelite Monastery
We will enjoy a tour of the home of St. Therese whom Pope Pius X called "the greatest saint of modern times. "
Her extraordinary love for God and service to humanity comes alive as you visit the Basilica of Saint Therese, one of the biggest and most magnificent religious structures built in the 20th-century.
While we will stop at Les Buissonets, St. Therese's family home, there on display are relics, clothing, and personal objects belonging to the "little flower. "
Before leaving, tour the Carmelite Convent with a small interesting museum.
Discover with me Lisieux, a world-famous thanks to Therese Martin, better known as Sainte-Thérèse-de-l'Enfant-Jésus.
This is the place considered to be the second town of pilgrimage in France with some 700, 000 visitors each year!!!
-Let's start with the Basilica built in the 20th century in her honor;
- Continue with Les Buissonets, St. Therese's family home;
- Tour the Carmelite Convent with a small interesting museum.
- Finish with a dinner in Lisieux
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 8 hours
Extra hour will be charged ( 50 euros)
For the groups from 1 to 3 people, you'll be travelling in VW berline, 5 places with Svetlana as your driver and your guide.
For the parties bigger than 3 people, you will travel in a deluxe air-conditioned minivan WITH the DRIVER and Svetlana as your GUIDE.
The possibility of having VIP cars like Tesla or Jaguar for the extra.
The possibility of having the minibuses 19-36 places.
For this tour all that you need- is just your foot and energy, because it's 5 hours walk in the city center!
Estimated Local Cash Needed
60 euros - 40 euros - During our walk you will see a great number of local shops with the specialties produced only in this region. Don't worry, we will have as many stops as you want for the souvenirs and for the shops, so grab 10-15 euros.
The museum "Carmel" has an extraordinary book shop with the English collections of video-materials, books and CDs.