Lourdes Pilgrimage with Seminarians

“The Immaculata and St. Pius X, the Patrons of Our Time”

Where To?

Travel to France to commemorate the 160th Anniversary of the apparitions of Our Lady at Lourdes.  See the place where St. Bernadette was born and the miraculous site of where Our Lady appeared to her, the grotto and the spring of healing waters.  SSPX ceremonies presided by a bishop will take place to celebrate this special occasion.  On the other side of the Alps in Italy, visit Riese, the hometown of St. Pius X, and Venice, where Cardinal Sarto was Patriarch.  Other points of interest include: Carcassonne, Avignon, and Turin.  A more detailed itinerary is coming soon.


October 24-November 5, 2018.

Who Can Come?

The pilgrimage is open to all! A nurse will accompany the group throughout the entire trip so the sick, elderly, and handicapped are especially invited. For some people, their doctor’s permission will be necessary beforehand.

With Whom?

Priests and seminarians from St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary will be your guides and companions during the pilgrimage. There will be daily Mass, rosary with guided meditations, tours, etc.

What’s Included?

  • Scheduled flights from Atlanta to Toulouse, and Venice to Atlanta
  • Daily Holy Mass
  • Superior Tourist Hotels
  • All meals
  • Deluxe motor-coach for transfers and sightseeing
  • Medical travel insurance

How Do I Register?

Space is limited. Register today in 4 easy steps:

  1. Print out the registration form and fill it out
  2. Make out your non-refundable check of $250 to hold your spot. Payable to “St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary”, with a Memo saying "Lourdes Pilgrimage".
  3. Scan a copy of your passport and print it out.
  4. Put everything in an envelope and address it to:

Lourdes Pilgrimage
1208 Archbishop Lefebvre Ave.
Dillwyn, VA 23936

Deadlines & Prices

  • Deadline: June 1, 2018 (a late fee of $50 will apply after that)
  • Price per person in double occupancy: $3200.
  • Single supplement upgrade available for $450.
  • Air taxes and surcharges are subject to change.


If you have trouble accessing the registration forms, or have any other questions, please feel free to contact the seminary via:
Phone: 434.505.7007
Email: [email protected]

How Can I Help?

If you are not able to come but would still like to help this charitable work, please make a donation (button on the right) to help those with less funds go on the Pilgrimage!