Holy Land 6 DAY TOUR
DAY 1 – TEL AVIV / BEN GURION AIRPORT / NATANYA: Upon arrival at Ben Gurion you will be met and transferred to Natanya. Dinner and Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 2 – JAFFA / CAESAREA / HAIFA / NAZARETH: Scroll through the restored Artist’s Quarter in Old Jaffa and visit Simon the Tanners House before proceeding to Caesarea to visit the ruins of the Crusader’s city surrounded by a moat and city wall enclosing the ruins of the Roman City visit the Roman Theater, continue to Haifa and see Elijah’s Cave and enjoy the view of the city from Mt. Carmel. Proceed to Megiddo, Armageddon, a very important strategic point on the Via Maris connecting Egypt and Damascus. Continue to Nazareth to visit Mary’s Well and the Church of the Annunciation. Drive to Cana to visit the site where the first miracle took place. Then continue to Tiberias. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
DAY 3 – CAPERNAUM / TABGHA / MOUNT OF BEATITUDES / JERICHO / JERUSALEM: This morning board a boat on the calm surface of the sea, and cruise toward Ginosar, visit Capernaum, the site where Jesus started His Ministry, the House of Peter and the Synagogue. Proceed to Tabgha; the site of Multiplication of Loaves and Fishes. Drive to the top of the Mount of Beatitudes for and outstanding view of the Sea of Galilee and the surrounding area. It was here that Christ taught the Eight Beatitudes to His Disciples. Leave Tiberias and drive into the Wilderness of Judea visit Jericho and Tel El Sultan, ruins of one of the oldest cities in the world, see the Mount of Temptation, visit Elijah’s Fountain. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
DAY 4 – MT. OF OLIVES / OLD CITY: “MOSLEM / JEWISH & CHRISTIAN SHRINES” / MT. ZION / BETHLEHEM: Drive to the Mount of Olives with its outstanding view of the city. Visit the Chapel of Ascension, Church of Pater Noster, Garden of Gethsemane, Church of All Nations. View the Kidron Valley. Drive to the Old City of Jerusalem; visit Al-
Aksa Mosque, Dome of the Rock, the Wailing Wall. Then proceed to St. Anne’s Church, Pool of Bethesda, Lithostrotos, Pilate’s Judgment Hall and walk on the Via Dolorosa to the Church of Holy Sepulcher. Then Drive to Mt. Zion, the site where Jesus accomplishes His Ministry. Visit the room of the Last Supper, St. Peter’s in Gallicante. Continue to Bethlehem; for a visit to the Church of Nativity, visit the Shepherd’s Fields and the Fields of Boaz and Ruth. Back to hotel in Jerusalem. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
DAY 5 – QUMRAN / MASADA / NEW CITY / EIN KAREM: In the morning drive to visit Qumran, the renowned community of the Dead Sea Scroll sect. From Qumran we will move on to Ein Gedi and continue on to Masada. Ascend by cable car visit the ruins. In the afternoon drive to the Knesset, or the House of Parliament. Visit the Shrine of the Book enclosing the Scrolls of the Dead Sea. Visit the Model of Jerusalem as it was laid out at the time of Christ. Continue to visit Ein Karem; the place of the Visitation Church, St. John the Baptist, and the Grotto of his birth. Back to hotel in Jerusalem. Dinner and overnight at Hotel.
DAY 6 – JERUSAELM / TEL AVIV / BEN GURION AIRPORT: Drive from Jerusalem this morning to Ben Gurion for departure.
Sea of Galilee