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Grotte de Lourdes

Rue de La Grotte, Lixing-les-Rouhling, France
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Special vibrations

The grotte is not only for catholics..... I soaked in the special vibration of this place.... I... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2016
Francesca S
This is NOT located here!

The photos pictured here and reviews do not match what is located at the address. The actual site... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2016
Theresa M
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  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
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Apr 28, 2016
“Special vibrations”
Mar 25, 2016
“This is NOT located here!”
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Rue de La Grotte, Lixing-les-Rouhling, France
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Reviewed 29 April 2016

The grotte is not only for catholics..... I soaked in the special vibration of this place.... I always wanted to visit the grotte and was not disappointed one bit..... of course you need to overlook - if you can - the souvenir stores in Lourdes,...More

2  Thank Francesca S
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

The photos pictured here and reviews do not match what is located at the address. The actual site is a dirt road and a cross (small memorial) located just over the border from Germany. The Lourdes depicted is located in the south of France, NIT...More

7  Thank Theresa M
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Reviewed 10 November 2014

I am not particularly religious and certainly not raised Catholic. I wanted to visit Lourdes because it is iconic and have previously visited Fatima in Portugal. It was a reasonable walk to the vasilica from the Town, the streets were lined with souvenir shops and...More

Thank Lynne P
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Reviewed 7 November 2014

The surroundings cater for the large number of pilgrims which isn't the high spot but the heart of Lourdes is spellbinding with a very spiritual feel.

Thank Alan Y
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

It was very rainy last time I was at Lourdes in September of 2003. This autumn, it was mild and partly sunny. It was a much better experience. The holiness was still felt at the baths, stations and procession, but it was easier to enter...More

Thank Alison B
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

You will read that the town is too commercial. You will read that there are no four or five star accomodations nearby. You will read that there is a trinkety sheen just steps away from the grotto. All of this, crepe stands included, could be...More

Thank ozdess9
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Reviewed 7 January 2014

This was my first visit to Lourdes. We were in Toulouse and train connections in early January were not that good so we hired a car. Trip took about 2hrs. There were very few people in Lourdes at this time of year (2nd January) so...More

2  Thank FarrellMLT
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Reviewed 1 December 2013

I recently traveled to Lourdes, france as one of the religious places to visit. It's a time for meditation and healing. I went there during off pilgrimage season, so I don't have to worry about lines to the bath, water, basilica, etc. one thing though...More

1  Thank nj103
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Reviewed 4 November 2013

My wife and I went to Lourdes for a healing and to find a prayerful sanctuary. Lourdes was wonderful. We have been to many holy sights from Jerusalem to Rome and points in between. Never have we experienced the level of devotion and care as...More

1  Thank QuincyKid
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Reviewed 7 October 2013

Pretty little town . Road leading to the Grotto is full of souvenir shops as would be expected but still maintains an authentic feel as the ancient fronts have been preserved. Lunch sitting outside at a cafe overlooking the river was lovely. Prices were comparable...More

1  Thank Janet G
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