Visit the main cities and places in Holy Land. From Nazareth and Sea of Galilee, to Dead Sea. From Masada fortress to Basilica of Nativity. Walk along Via Dolorosa and pray in Betlehme. Then visit the Baptismal site in Jordan and Mt. Nebo where Moses was laid to rest. Great tour from November until March.
Departure date: November 4. 2019
IF YOU LIKE TO ORGANIZE YOUR PRIVATE GROUP (16+ ) YOU CAN CHOOSE THE OTHER DATE AS WELL
Day-1. DEPARTURE CITY TO EUROPE
Day-2.TEL AVIV-SEA OF GALILEE: Arrival Tel Aviv, visit to Jaffa, an ancient port city and the oldest part of Tel Aviv and then transfer to hotel in the Galilee.
Day 2. CAESAREA-HAIFA-NAZARETH-CANA-GALILEE: Drive to the ancient city of Caesarea, built by King Herod the Great. Then proceed to Haifa, passing by Mt. Carmel to see the famous Bahai Gardens. Continue to Nazareth and the Church of Annunciation. Later visit Cana, where the miracle of Jesus turning water into wine took place and visit the “Wedding Church”. End the day with an overnight in Tiberias/Galilee Sea. B.D
Day 3. Mt. BETITUDES-CAPERNAUM-TABGHA: Boat ride on the Galilee Sea, and see the “Jesus Boat”, sunk in the Sea of Galilee from the time of Jesus. Ascend up to Mt. Beatitudes, where Jesus gave the “Sermon on the Mount”. Continue to Capernaum, known as “The Town of Jesus”, and visit the Peter’s house. Then a delicious St. Peters fish lunch. Next, we visit Tabgha, the place where the miracle of the multiplication of the loaves and fishes took place. B.L.D
Day 4. JORDAN RIVER-– QUMRAN-MASADA-DEAD SEA: Ride along the Jordan River to Yardenit Baptismal Site. Visit Qumran and see the caves where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found. Then to Masada and cable car ride up to the fortress, built by King Herod, to see the synagogue and bathhouses used by the Jews. Later we drive to Dead Sea for some relaxation and a dip in the water. Overnight at a Dead Sea hotel and spa. B.D.
Day 5. JERUSALEM (New City): Drive to Jerusalem to visit Israel’s official memorial to the Holocaust, Yad VaShem, located on Mt. Herzl. Drive past The Knesset and the Israeli Supreme Court, to Israel Museum, to see the Dead Sea Scrolls and a model of the Second Temple. B.D.
Day 6. JERUSALEM(Old City) Morning our of the Mt. of Olives, with a breath-taking view of the Old City of Jerusalem. Drive to see the Garden of Gethsemane, the place where Jesus prayed and his disciples slept the night before his crucifixion. Then visit David’s Tomb and the site of the Last Supper, also known as the “Upper Room”. Visit The Cardo, what used to be a main street in the Old City during the time when Judea was under Roman rule. Go down to the Western Wall and end the day with a tour of the Old City. B.D.
Day 7. JERUSALEM-BETLEHEM: Depart for the Christian Quarter where you will enter the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where Jesus was crucified. From there, walk where Jesus walked and make your way down Via Dolorosa (Stations of the Cross). Drive to Bethlehem to see the Church of Nativity located at Manger Square. Finish the day back in Jerusalem. B.D.
Day-8. JERUSALEM-HUSAIN BRIDGE-JERASH-AMMAN: Drive from Jerusalem to the border. After border crossing procedures to enter Jordan. Drive to Jerash, great Roman city with colonnaded streets, the ancient heater, the baths and the hill top temple, the triumphal arch etc. Then drive to Amman for a City tour of the Jordanian Capital. Overnight in Amman. B.D.
Day 9. AMMAN-ADABA-MT. NEBO-AMAN: Drive to Madaba to see the ancient mosaic map of the Holy Land & ruins of historical sites. Then ride to Mount Nebo, from where Moses viewed the Promised Land. From there you will see the Jordan Valley, and Jericho, Visit the remains of the Byzantine church with a mosaic floor. Return Amman for some shopping time. B.D.
Day-10. DEPARTURE: Early breakfast and departure to tel Aviv airport for your return flight. B..
Our Tour hotels are never far from where you need to go. We choose only the best hotels in centralized locations so you can get on with your tour.
With every group tour we provide you will see all the best attractions and some you might not even know. These attractions are just steps away from your hotel:
-Church of St. Ann
-El Aksa Mosque
-Basilica of Nativity
-Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre
-Church of Annunciation
-Basilica St. Paul
-St. Peters Basilica
-Church of St. John Lateran
-Santo Croce in Jerusalem
Your tour is important to us and we provide the most inclusive tour possible. This student group tour includes the following:
Not included: insurance and tips (US$80)