On this biblical journey explore the Holy Land’s greatest cultural and religious sites. Visit Mount Olives the churches of pater Noster and Dominus Flevit, the Tomb of Mary and the Garden of Gethsemane.
We visit the birth place of Jesus, Manger Square in Bethlehem and the church of Nativity before walking in the narrow streets of the Old City of Jerusalem. Visit sites including the pool of Bethesda, and the church of the Holy Sepulchre, walk the Via Dolorosa and visit the garden tomb. We also take a dip in the Dead Sea before visiting Masada, and Qumran where the Dead Sea scrolls were discovered.
We continue on to Tiberius and take a boat across the seas of Galilee to Capernaum, explore Mount Beatitudes, Nazareth, Mount Tabor, Bethsida, Mensa Christi, Tabgha and the church of the Loaves and Fishes. Why not extend your tour and include Mount Zion and Wadi Qelt.
Fly to Tel Aviv. Transfer to hotel in Jerusalem.
Full day guided tour to include Mount of Olives, 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. Travel to Bethlehem and visit Manger Square, Church of the Nativity, Caves of St. Jerome and the Shepherds’ Fields.
Full day guided tour to include the Old City, Western Wall, Temple Mount, El Aqsa Mosque, Dome of the Rock, Pool of Bethesda, Crusader Church of St Anne, Via Dolorosa, Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Garden Tomb.
Day at leisure.
Full day guided visit to include the Dead Sea area (opportunity to float), Masada, Qumran, where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered. Continue to Tiberius on the shores of the Sea of Galilee for the next part of the pilgrimage.
Full day guided tour to include Mount Tabor, Church of the Transfiguration, Nazareth, Basilica of the Annunciation, ancient synagogue, Mary’s Well, the Marriage Church at Cana.
Full day guided tour to include a trip across the lake in a replica wooden boat to Capernaum, Mensa Christi, Church of the Loaves and Fishes at Tabgha, Mount of the Beatitudes, Bethsaida and Kursi.
Free time subject to flights. Fly home.
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