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Great Britain

Our annual summer British Short Breaks are typically four nights and take place during June and July.  Our theme for 2018 is Holy Islands and we invite you to join us in Northumbria as we walk in the footsteps of the Northern Saints.

Our base is the university town of Durham and a highlight is a traditional pilgrim walk across the sands to the tidal island of Lindisfarne.

Further north we offer a long weekend on the islands of Mull and Iona, the Scottish home of Celtic Christianity.


Over the Sea to Iona

We sail from Oban to the island of Mull for a three night stay at the 4-star Isle of Mull Hotel, with pool and spa facilities, in a wonderful coastal location.

Prices from £675 pp

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The Northern Saints

This UK short break holiday continues to be popular, and we are now offering our sixth trip to Northumbria summer 2019.

Prices from £625 pp

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McCabe Educational Trust

The McCabe Educational Trust is the charitable wing of McCabe Pilgrimages, functions independently with its own board of Directors and is a registered charity.

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Organising a Pilgrimage

Pilgrimage is ALL we do and in 2013 we celebrated our thirtieth year in business – so we must be doing something right! We work with all denominations and are happy to tailor every pilgrimage to the needs of each particular church. For instance, some parties would plan one or two Eucharists during their pilgrimage but others will choose a daily celebration. In the Holy Land, your focus may be the Galilean ministry or a re-creation of Holy Week in Jerusalem. You tell us what your particular interest is and we will recommend an itinerary

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