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Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré Basilica

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Just 18 miles (30 km) outside of Quebec City stands one of the most important pilgrimage sites of Canada and the Catholic word: the Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré Basilica. This Catholic sanctuary receives more than half a million visitors every year, which represents quite a lot of people for this modest village.

The reason why this basilica is so famous—even more so than its Montreal counterpart—is because it is credited with many miracles, especially when it comes to curing the sick and disabled. Initially built as a shrine to Sainte-Anne, the basilica, whose history goes all the way back to 1658, got its healing reputation when Louis Guimont, a local carpenter suffering from rheumatism, came to help with the construction of the first chapel and was miraculously healed after its completion. Even nowadays, the pillars in the front entrance of the basilica are covered in crutches from people who are said by the parishioners to have been miraculously cured by Sainte-Anne.

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Trip van een halve dag vanuit Quebec naar de watervallen van Montmorency en Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré

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Verken de prachtige natuur rond Quebec City tijdens een sightseeingtour van een halve dag naar de prachtige watervallen van Montmorency, die hoger zijn dan de ...  Meer info

  • Locatie: Quebéc (stad), Canada
  • Duur: 5 uur
  • Taal: Engels
Van USD 44,93