Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima, Fatima

Spiritual travelers and history fans come to Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima, where it is believed the first of six apparitions of the Virgin Mary in Portugal occurred. This church, along with a grouping of Roman Catholic structures at the same site, serve as a national monument and sanctuary for religious pilgrimages. The basilica honors the recorded sightings in 1916 of an angel believed to be the Virgin Mary. Join the many others who come to this site because of its spiritual presence, historical curiosities, and architectural intrigue. You can go inside the church to see the carillon of 62 bells and stained-glass windows depicting the events of the Marian apparitions at Fátima. Make Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima a centerpiece of your Fatima vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Fatima road trip planning tool .
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  • What to say for a very strong Catholic place. Impressive sober cathedral for prayer. Tip route to reach the houses of the three shepherds free visit, so not a commercial place.
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  • Beautiful trip to Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima. Candle Procession Candle Procession at 9:30 pm is so amazing for all of Catholic  more »
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  • A good Place to return every time Big improvement on roads traffic and buildings compared with few years ago.
  • An inspiring experience. The crowd of believers was impressive.
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