Medjugorje & Croatian Marian Shrines

Medjugorje & Marija Bistrica Croatian National Marian Shrine

Since 1981, little village Medjugorje has been a place of prayer and devotions to Our Lady, to Gospa as Croatians call her! Join thousands of pilgrims who pray every day on the Apparition Hill, at the St. James church, or on the Cross Mountain. Medjugorje as an inspirational place of prayer, spiritual well! This time we will visit the Croatian National Marian Shrine of Marija Bistrica from 1684, and the capital of Croatia – Zagreb!

The highlight of this tour will be Medjugorje & Queen Of Peace Shrine but also Croatian National Shrine Marija Bistrica and Zagreb's Cathedral Assumption of Virgin Mary with the tomb of Blessed Aloysius Stepinac!


                                                               Medjugorje, Zagreb & Marija Bistrica Pilgrimage
                                                                              October 28 - November 6, 2020
                                                                                      with Mrs. Laraine Soltysiak


Day 1, October 28, 2020: Departure from the USA
Depart from your airport from the USA, overnight flight to Europe. Your destination is Split in the Republic of Croatia.

Day 2, October 29, 2020: Arrival to Croatia, Medjugorje
Upon arrival to Croatia, to International Airport Split you will meet with your guide and proceed to Medjugorje. First overnight in Medjugorje, in your hotel for next 6 days.


Day 3 – 7, October 30 - November 3, 2020: Medjugorje Program

Our program in Medjugorje is the combination of time spent in talks given by Franciscans, daily Holy Mass, visiting Podbrdo, also known as the Apparition Hill, site of the apparition of OUR LADY QUEEN OF PEACE. During the stay, we will visit the home village of all six visionaries, Bijakovici. You will pray the Way of The Cross, on the Cross Mountain, visit Blue Cross on the slope of the Apparition Hill, Cenacolo community, walk through the fields...

The evening program consists of the prayer of Holy Rosary, the evening Holy Mass, Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, Veneration of the Holy Cross, and all this during the entire week. for complete Medjugorje, Prayer Program click here!

Day 8, November 4, 2020: Medjugorje – Zagreb, Croatia

After breakfast, we leave for the capital city of Croatia. Upon arrival follows the guided city tour of Zagreb, two Old towns one city! The story of St. Mark, St. Stephen, Blessed Cardinal Stepinac…Free time in the afternoon and dinner & free tie in the city center of a charming Croatia’s capital.

Day 9, November 5, 2020: Excursion to National Marian Shrine

After breakfast, we are on our way to Marija Bistrica - Croatia National Marian Shrine. Visit the Shrine, hear the story of the "hidden" Virgin Mary statue, and see the plaques from all over the world thanking Our Lady for intercession, healings, and answered prayers! After a lunch break here we are heading back to Zagreb to our Palace Hotel. Dinner and overnight.

Day 10, November 6, 2020, Friday:

In the morning transfer to Zagreb International Airport Franjo Tudjman, flight back home to the USA!
You will arrive back home the same day in the evening - until we meet again - God bless!



Price Tour Oct. 28 - Nov. 6, 2020 - per person in double room:

  •  Grand Rapids, MI - US$ 2570,00
  •  New York, NY & Chicago - US$ 2420,00
  •  Columbus, OH - US$ 2490,00
  •  Los Angeles, CA - US$ 2690,00
  • Single Room supplement - US$ 260,00


Price Tour April 6 - 15, 2021 - per person in double room:

  •  New York, NY & Chicago, IL  - US$ 2340,00
  •  Boston, MA & Detroit, MI- US$ 2390,00
  •  Philadelphia, PA & Atlanta, GA - US$ 2490,00
  •  Los Angeles, CA - US$ 2590,00
  • Single Room supplement - US$ 270,00




  • Airfares + airport taxes
  • 6 nights Medjugorje – Sivric Family Pension
  • 2 nights Zagreb – 4* Palace Hotel
  • Dinner & breakfast daily, drinks included
  • Guides tours of Medjugorje, Zagreb & Marija Bistrica Shrine
  • Medjugorje excursion: Tihaljina, Wine tasting, Waterfalls & lunch
  • All taxes and fees


Not Included:

  • Travel Insurance – strongly recommended
  • Lunch daily
  • Tip for guides & driver
  • Passport, Visa or any other personal expenses


For more information on this tour, or for price from your departure city, please contact:

Blue Heart Travel
Phone: +1 307 222 4856

Mrs. Laraine Soltysiak
Phone: +1 616 638 5952

This tour with the focus on Medjugorje and the capital of Croatia Zagreb is designed so that we can provide excellent services for small groups from 3 people, or family size group. This program gives an overview of Croatian shrines that are of international significance, like Medjugorje, then one National Shrine, Marija Bistrica, and very local one Our Lady of Stone Gate in Zagreb! This program is available throughout the year, and we can customize it according to your wishes.


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