Holidays to Lourdes

Now known as the Sanctuaires Notre Dame de Lourdes, this holy pilgrimage site is considered one of the holiest sites in Christendom - and thus one of the most visited towns in France. Over seven million people come here annually to find healing in the holy waters and to celebrate …

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How to get to Lourdes

Here's what you need to know about getting to Lourdes. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Lourdes takes 6 hours.

When to go to Lourdes

Typical Holiday Price

£509 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Lourdes varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - February is the cheapest month to go to Lourdes.

Where to stay in Lourdes

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Lourdes, according to other travellers.

Things to see and do in Lourdes

Dennis Rose | Trip by SkyscannerSanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes
Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes
Maan @Travel Binge | Trip by SkyscannerLe Petit Train de Lourdes
Le Petit Train de Lourdes

Reviews of Lourdes

Mary Godsey
Mary GodseySan Diego

Hair raising visit to Lourdes, France and visited the place of the actual apparition of Blessed Virgin Mary to Bernadette Soubiros. Was able to drink from the miraculous fountains and had an immersion in the holy waters of Lourdes.

Trip Editorial Team
Trip Editorial TeamMenlo Park

One of the most visited towns in France, Lourdes is a major pilgrimage spot for Roman Catholics. Over seven million come here annually to celebrate Our Lady of Lourdes, who appeared as an apparition calling for the founding of a chapel at this very spot.

JohnMichaelSan Jose

I have a soft spot for religious sites... This happens to be a religious site. Generally religious sites have a lot going for them.. architecture, history, views, location, etc. There's something to be said when you are at a site that people of faith become pilgrims and journey to. This is again one of those places. I admit that I got in line for the water to drink and bottle. Who knows if there's anything to it beyond that of faith. But then again I think that most travelers would agree, that I see life as being a cup half full rather than the opposite.

Dutch Airport-Taxis
Dutch Airport-TaxisRotterdam

Beside's the money making cirque around the virgin the city it self smells like dogshit everywhere, lot of rubish, not a clean city! Hotel Saint Louis the France was filled with cockroaches in the diningroom at night!

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