We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All photos (104)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Certificate of Excellence
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
14°
Oct
10°
Nov
Dec
Contact
37 rue du Carmel, 14100, Lisieux, France
Website
+33 2 31 62 90 46
Call
Improve This Listing
Carmel De Lisieux Tours and Tickets
from US$ 263.96
More Info
from US$ 1,615.19
More Info
See all tours & tickets
Reviews (136)
Filter reviews
21 results
Traveller rating
16
5
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
16
5
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews the tourist information office pilgrims saint caramel church
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 21 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Carmel is well worth a walk around; the museum contains a number of interesting artefacts. Silence is observed in the chapel.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank kenbaines
Reviewed 21 August 2018

For pilgrims of sainte Terese a must. My kids were fascinated by the holy relics. Being from a Methodist background, they didn't quite get it. The question asked was ' why did they cut up a saint?'

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank helen3533
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The carmel is very close from the tourist information office, is very quite and has a little museum well worth the visit, it's free. There is a very nice bookstore and gift shop where a lot of the things are done by the nouns and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Ladylalique
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Carmel De Lisieux was a pilgrimage stop for our group to visit the convent and resting place of St. Theresa. In addition to veneration of St. Theresa, there is a beautiful chapel for quiet prayer and reflection, a museum and bookstore. Unfortunately we arrived late...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank VW49
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place of pilgrimage. The starting point when visiting Lisieux. The serenity of the place and the story of Therese are very touching.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank FGG-DXB
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We returned to Carmel in July 2017, having been there in August 2016. This is a very quiet sacred place. A place of great power. The exhibition is very interesting with actual objects from The Little Flower herself. The only downside is the shop, there...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank TonyKonTiki
Reviewed 7 August 2017

There isn't much of the Carmel which you can access (it's still a working convent, so fair enough) but the chapel and the shop are both worthwhile, especially as they are obviously free of charge. We took the time to pray in front of the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank jlkpregan
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is a perfect first stop to be with Therese and the bookstore is the best. You can sit in prayer even with the chapel having services. The rose garden outside is exquisite. If you get in late, this is a perfect place to walk...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank DoctorB325
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Street parking is available on the street by meter and Carmel is a short two minute walk past a lovely garden area. Entrance is free and is a quiet and contemplative chapel.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Derek L
Reviewed 19 June 2017

If interested in St. Therese, a most remarkable contemporary Saint, you must visit the chapel and museum dedicated to her life. It is a very spiritual place. Take your time, and meet God as you contemplate the wonders He has done in her short life.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Dan T
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 nearby hotels
Grand Hotel de l'Esperance
237 reviews
.24 km away
Hotel La Coupe d'Or
67 reviews
.28 km away
Terrasse Hotel
37 reviews
.36 km away
Hotel Saint-Louis
121 reviews
.42 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 126 nearby restaurants
La Chandeleur
148 reviews
.10 km away
Creperie les Bles d'Or
439 reviews
.27 km away
Palais Indien
70 reviews
.31 km away
Restaurant La Coupe d'Or
121 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 27 nearby attractions
Sanctuaire Sainte Therese
770 reviews
.12 km away
Les Buissonnets
133 reviews
1.08 km away
Cathedrale Saint-Pierre de Lisieux
288 reviews
.57 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Carmel De Lisieux staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines