Church of St. Anthony” pilgrimage tour

Laç or also Laçi is a city in northwestern Albania. It is the administrative center of the Kurbin District, which is part of Lezhë County. Known as "Kisha e Laçit" or "Kisha e Shën Anoit" in Albanian, this church is dedicated to St. Anthony of Padua.

Overview

 

Laç or also Laçi is a city in northwestern Albania. It is the administrative center of the Kurbin District, which is part of Lezhë County. Known as "Kisha e Laçit" or "Kisha e Shën Anoit" in Albanian, this church is dedicated to St. Anthony of Padua. Fernando Martins de Bulhões, venerated as Anthony of Padua or Anthony of Lisbon, (1190 or 1195 – 13 June 1231) is a Catholic saint who was born in Lisbon, Portugal to a wealthy family and who died in Padua, Italy. This church is the most important place of pilgrimage for hundreds of thousand peoples that visit this holy place every year on 13th June and on Saturdays, and year around. It is the most important pilgrimage place in Albania, and is believed to has a much older history as a Holy Place of Pelasgian Illyrian Gods at the cave where is located, and is frequented for millenniums.

AVAILABILITY

Activity Date :01/06/2019Change Dates

ACTIVITY DETAILS

  • TypeCity Tours and Sightseeing City Tours and Sightseeing
  • Activity OperatorAlbania Explorer Tour Operator
  • Duration5 Hours
  • Available OnMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Starting PlaceTirane hotel pick up / drop off.
  • LevelEasy

INCLUSION(S) AND EXCLUSION(S)

  • Inclusion(s)

    - Local guide in one from major foreign languages during all tour itinerary 
    - Transport with car/minivan/bus 
    - Hotel pick up & return.


    Point of Departure: 
    Direct at your hotel in Tirana.
  • Exclusion(s)

    - Everything else not mentioned in "Inclusions".

  • Terms and Conditions

    • Price listed is per person, and is quoted based on a minimum number of 2 participants. To operate the tour with only with 1 participant there is an extra charge of 90%, and/or to operate the tour for groups of 3-5 participants there will be a discount of 30%; If there are 6-7 participants there will be a discount of 50%, If there are 8-10 participants there will be a discount of 70%; If there are 11-15 participants there will be a discount of 80%. For groups with more participants please contact us for special rate.
    • Tour Operator reserve the right to postpone (with the approval of client) or to cancel the service, in cases when required minimum participants is not guaranteed, or other subjective reasons. If service is canceled by Tour Operator, then 100% of booking fee will be refunded to respective customer.