Medjugorje & Croatian Marian Shrines - BHT0055

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!
We will have a chance to enjoy amazing scenery from the rocky Dalmatian mountains to the green valleys and mountains of Lika & Hrvatsko Zagorje. Our stay in a first-class hotel in Zagreb will give you an opportunity to stroll the city center of the capital of Croatia on your own, safe and most welcoming!

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!



Zagreb & Marija Bistrica, Croatian National Shrine

                                                                                                                                        April 19  - 28, 2021
                                                                                                                                      October 18 - 27, 2021



Day 1: 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: Arrival in Croatia, Medjugorje
Upon arrival in Croatia, to International Airport Split, you will meet with your guide and proceed to Medjugorje. First overnight in Medjugorje, in your hotel for the next 6 days.


Day 3 – 7: 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. 

Day 8: 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: Excursion to Croatian National Marian Shrine Marija Bistrica

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 first class 4* hotel. Dinner and overnight.

Day 10: Departure home - flight back home

In the morning, transfer to Zagreb International Airport Franjo Tudjman, flight back home to the USA!
You will arrive back home on the same day in the evening.

Until we meet again - God bless!



Price Tour June 6 - 15, 2022 - 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


Price Tour Oct. 11 - 20, 2021 - 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




  • Airfares from the above-listed cities/airports + airport taxes
  • 6 nights Medjugorje – Sivric Family Pension
  • 2 nights Zagreb – 4* First-class centrally located 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 dates on similar pilgrimage programs please visit:  Medjugorje - Lourdes - Fatima Pilgrimages 


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

Blue Heart Travel
Phone: +1 307 222 4856


With the focus on Medjugorje and the capital of Croatia Zagreb, this tour is designed to provide excellent services for small groups, from couples to family-size groups and the largest possible group of pilgrims.

This program is an overview, in short, of Croatian shrines that are of international significance.  Well, known Medjugorje, then National Shrine, Marija Bistrica, and very local one Our Lady of Stone Gate, patron saint of our capital Zagreb!

This program is available throughout the year, and we can customize it according to your desires, adding the destinations like Dubrovnik, Split, National Park Plitvice Lakes.

Feel free to contact us for your private pilgrimage, date, and we will be back to you shortly...God bless!


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