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Great Britain

Our UK Short Breaks will return in 2021. They are typically four nights and take place during June and July.  Our theme is Holy Islands and we invite you to join us in Northumbria or Scotland.

As we walk in the footsteps of the Northern Saints, our base is the university town of Durham and the highlight is a traditional pilgrim walk across the sands to the island of Lindisfarne.

Further north we offer a short break staying on the island of Mull and visiting Iona, the Scottish home of Celtic Christianity.


Over the Sea to Iona

Next trip in summer 2021. Sail from Oban to the Isle of Mull to stay in a wonderful coastal location. From Mull we visit Iona where we spend a whole day.

Prices from £795 pp

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The Northern Saints

Next trip in summer 2021. Join us In The Footsteps Of The Northern Saints visiting some of the most important locations connected to the Christian history of our shores.

Prices from £785 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 2020 we celebrate our 37th 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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