10-Day Choir Tour | Shrines of France

Normandy | Lisieux | Mont Saint-Michel | Rouen | Chartres | Paris

France choir

This program includes the following venues:

  • Sing for Vespers at the Carmelite Convent in Lisieux
  • Sung Mass at the St. Peter’s Cathedral or the Basilica of St. Thérèse in Lisieux
  • Sung Mass at the Abbey of Mont Saint-Michel
  • Lunchtime recital at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
  • Concert at L'église de la Madeleine in Paris
  • Sung Mass at Chartres Cathedral
  • Sung Mass at Lourdes Shrine

All concert venues, Sung Masses and performances are subject to confirmation. This itinerary can be customized or modified to include additional venues for choirs and performance groups as well as daily liturgies for pilgrimages.


10-Day Itinerary

FranceDay 1 | Sunday | Depart for France
Day 2 | Monday | Arrive in Paris | Lisieux
Bienvenue à Paris! Continue to Lisieux. Visits include Les Buisonnets and convent of the Carmelite Sisters of Lisieux. Sing for Vespers at the Carmelite Convent in Lisieux.
Day 3 | Tuesday | Lisieux| Normandy
Sing for Mass at St. Peter’s Cathedral or the Basilica of St. Thérèse in Lisieux. Afternoon visit to Normandy and D-Day Landing sites.
FranceDay 4 | Wednesday | Mont Saint-Michel
Full day excursion to Mont Saint-Michel. Sing for Mass at the Abbey.
Day 5 | Thursday | Rouen | Paris
Depart Lisieux for Rouen. Visit the modern church dedicated to St. Joan of Arc, patron saint of France. Lunchtime recital at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Rouen. Continue to Paris.
Day 6 | Friday | Paris Cathedrals & Churches | Seine River Cruise
Visit the Shrine of the Miraculous Medal, Notre Dame Cathedral, and Sainte-Chapelle. Evening concert at L'église de la Madeleine in Paris, followed by a scenic cruise along the Seine.
Day 7 | Saturday | Montmartre | Chartres
Orientation tour of Paris includes the Eiffel Tower, Champs-Élysées, Arc de Triômphe, Tomb of Napoleon, Place de la Concorde, Opéra the Bastille Square and The Place des Vosges. Excursion to Chartres. Sing for Mass at Chartres Cathedral.
FranceDay 8 | Sunday | Paris | Lourdes
Continuing flight to Lourdes. Celebrate Mass at one of the Shrine Chapels. Candlelight procession and rosary in honor of the Blessed Mother.
Day 9 | Monday | Full Day in Lourdes
Mass at the Grotto. Walking tour of Lourdes Shrine and the places associated with the life of St. Bernadette. This afternoon is free for private devotions, visiting the Grotto, baths and confession.
Day 10 | Tuesday | Return to the USA
General Package Inclusions