Experience the Holy Land

9 Days in Israel: 16th March 2017 - 24th March 2017

Highlights

  • Mount Olives
  • The Old City
  • Sea of Galilee
9 DAY
PILGRIMAGE
Only
£959pp
   BY AIR     3- 4 STARS

We have a limited offer for one group to go to the Holy Land next March. You’ll get to see the sites of Israel for 9 days on this amazing trip.

For a limited time it’s only £959 per person, based on 20 full paying passengers.
We are also offering the 21st passenger free, with their own single room.

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The Details

  • 9 Days: 16 March 2017 – 24 March 2017
  • Flights: London Heathrow  to Tel Aviv return
  • 8 Nights staying in 3 Star hotels in Tiberias and Bethlehem
    on a half board basis

What's Included

  • Flights
  • Coach and English speaking guide as per the itinerary
  • Assistance on arrival the Airport in Tel Aviv
  • All site entrance fees
  • Insurance ( Subject to our T&Cs)
  • Porterage at hotels.

ITINERARY

Day 1 - 16 March 2017

We travel from the London Heathrow at 14.20 to Tel Aviv arriving at 21.10. On arrival we transfer to our hotel in Tiberias.

Day 2 - 17 March 2017

We start today with a trip across the lake in a replica wooden boat to Capernaum. We visit Mensa Christi where Jesus appeared to his disciples after his resurrection and the Church of the Loaves and Fishes at Tabgha. We continue to the Mount of the Beatitudes, and travel around the lakeside to Bethsaida and Kursi, associated with the miracle of the Gadarene Swine. Dinner and overnight in Tiberias.

Day 3 - 18 March 2017

We travel to Mount Tabor to visit the Church of the Transfiguration, high above the Jezreel Valley, with views of the surrounding countryside. We continue to Nazareth, Jesus’ hometown and visit the Basilica of the Annunciation, as well as the ancient synagogue and Mary’s Well. We return to Tiberias via the Marriage Church at Cana. Dinner and overnight in Tiberias.

Day 4 - 19 March 2017

We depart Tiberias travelling to the ancient Biblical city of Jericho. We call at Qumran (where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered) and have an opportunity to float in the Dead Sea. We then travel to Masada.  Herod’s desert fortress which we ascend by cable car. We travel through the Judean hills to the Dead Sea area. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 5 - 20 March 2017

This morning we have an opportunity to share worship with Christians at a variety of local churches. The remainder of the day is free, with a chance to relax, explore some more or do some shopping in the Old City. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 6 - 21 March 2017

We enter the Old City and stop at the Western Wall and afterwards ascend the Temple Mount to visit the El Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock (view from the outside as non-Muslims are not permitted to enter them). We walk to the Pool of Bethesda and the Crusader Church of St Anne, and then follow the Via Dolorosa to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. We leave the Old City to end the day at the tranquil Garden Tomb. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 7 - 22 March 2017

We drive to the Mount of Olives where we have a panoramic view of the Old City. We visit the Dome of the Ascension, the Churches of Pater Noster and Dominus Flevit, the Church of All Nations, the Tomb of Mary and the Garden of Gethsemane. We travel to Bethlehem and visit Manger Square and the Church of the Nativity with the Caves of St Jerome. We end with a visit to the Shepherds’ Fields. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 8 - 23 March 2017

We have the day at leisure to explore. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 9 - 24 March 2017

We have an early start for our 09.05 flight back to the UK..

What's Not Included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Coach and  guide on days day 5 and 8
  • Single supplement £156.00 per person
  • UK transfers