MEĐUGORJE, ETHNO VILLAGE HERCEG

6 HOURS
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Intro

Medjugorje is one of the most famous Roman Catholic pilgrimage destinations in the world. Annually, one million pilgrims visit Medjugorje. It became popular due to the apparition of the Virgin Mary, what led to the development of religious tourism. It all started in June 1981 when six children claimed that they witnessed the apparition of the Virgin Mary, who introduced herself as the Queen of peace and invited world to reconcile and live in peace.

Included in price

· Transport by comfortable air-conditioned vehicle

· Visit to Medjugorje and Ethno village Herceg

· insurance

Not included in price

  • launch

Additional info

· Excursion suitable for children and adults · Cancellation policy: we charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled a day or less before the excursion. · Bring comfortable footwear

Itinerary

09: 00 departure from the pick up points

1. going from Imotski to Medjugorje (1 hour drive)

2. free time for sightseeing, going to the mass etc.

13:00 going to the Ethno village Herceg

15:00 travelling back to Imotski and the pick up points

Highlights

Every day, there are Masses in many different languages (Croatian, German, English, Italian, French etc.).

Except of the parochial church, pilgrims pray on the Apparition Hill- place where visionaries first saw the Virgin Mary, and on the hill Krizevac –where are stations of the Way of the Cross.

If you want to meet with the priest or visionaries, tell us and we will try to arrange it.

Ethno village Herceg is a tourist complex with more than 50 stone objects built. Except of accomodation, this tourist complex includes Chapel, museum Old house, stables, bowling court, playground for kids, souvenir shops, the amphitheatre, restaurants and a coffee bar. There you will forget the daily stress and feel the simplicity and uniqueness of former, old-fashioned lifestyle.

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