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Reviewed August 31, 2019

Well worth a visit as a stop-off point between Coimbra and Obidos, and fascinating to see the power faith has for some people.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed August 28, 2019 via mobile

We felt Blessed that we were able to join the procession to Valinhos on August 19. This was where the Virgin Mary appeared because the seers were not able to go to the Sanctuary. Its a 1.5km walk from the Sanctuary on the route for...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

Valinhos is located at the last station of the Way of the Cross in Fatima. if you are in a spiritual quest, you have to do it, especially that all the stations are surrounded by olive gardens that add a profound spiritual meaning.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 17, 2019 via mobile

Seeing people crawling on their hands and knees to show their faith and the size of this place is just incredible Pilgrims from all over the world attend to pray at this special place

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

This is an excellent place to walk. Very beautiful gardens and scenery. Highly recommended for that reason.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

It was a very nice experience to be there and pray to Holy Mary. It was the most amazing experience that I ever had in my hole live. I went with my sister and my aunt. Thak God we could visit this sanctuary.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed May 19, 2019

This is the small shrine at the end of Stations of the Cross trail where the three children used to tend to their flock en route to the Cova da Iria where Our Lady appeared to the children.This is an easy walk which you are...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 30, 2019 via mobile

This is one of the many chapels to see here.A peaceful prayer place.If you are here.You can visit and spend time here.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

It is a touching place , it is on the hill where Mary appeared in front if the three sheperd children in 1917. Pilgtimates coming from all over the world. It has a special meening for Hungarians because it was padre Kondor , a hungarian...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank KatalinZ
Reviewed April 19, 2019

What a beautiful place and so solemn yet exciting to visit. This is a MUST-SEE area within Fatima shrines.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Tracey B
February 18, 2018|
Response from Marine47 | Reviewed this property |
Tracey, I am sorry that I cannot answer your question because I was on a tour that provided all in country transportation. The Sanctuary is worth your time and I believe you will find it rewarding. Dave
June 27, 2015|
Response from Tracey B |
This is exactly what I would like to know, please. thanks