Emmaus Nicopolis

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  • Address: Jerusalem-Tel Aviv Road, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 04:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Church, Village, Family And Kids
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Located around 30 kilometers away from Jerusalem, the Emmaus Nicopolis village is where Jesus is believed to have broken bread after his resurrection in Jerusalem.

The story goes that two disciples travelling from Jerusalem to Emaus meet a stranger and as they share their evening meal, they recognize the stranger to be Jesus himself.

Today the village’s churches and basilica hold the interest in the village as much as the story and the exclusive architecture and art that they embrace.

Highlights included:

  • Emmaus Nicopolis church
  • Ruins of two Basilicas belonging to Byzantine era
  • Ancient Jewish tombs

Emmaus Nicopolis Travel Tips

  • Carry bottled water.
  • The place has many local tour operators. You can contact one of them to tour the village in a few hours.

Entrance Ticket Details For Emmaus Nicopolis

  • Admission prices of individual attractions in the village vary. For precise prices, visit the official website of the individual attractions.

Emmaus Nicopolis Hours

Emmaus Nicopolis Church Timings

Summer (April- September):

  • Monday to Friday: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm, 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Saturday: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Sunday closed

Winter (October to March):

  • Monday to Friday: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm, 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Saturday: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sunday closed
  • Closed on December 25, Good Friday and Yom Kippur.
  • Other timings of attractions in the village vary. Visit the official website of individual attractions for more information.

How to Reach Emmaus Nicopolis

  • Bus: At Latrun stop
  • By Taxi
  • By Renting a Bike/ Car

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  • Emmaus Nicopolis Address: Jerusalem-Tel Aviv Road, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Emmaus Nicopolis Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Emmaus Nicopolis(preferred time): 09:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Emmaus Nicopolis: 04:00 Hrs
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  • 8.22% of people who visit Jerusalem include Emmaus Nicopolis in their plan

  • 19.51% of people start their Emmaus Nicopolis visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 4 Hrs to see Emmaus Nicopolis

Monday, Tuesday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Emmaus Nicopolis

People normally club together St. Michael Church and Tiferet Yisrael Synagogue while planning their visit to Emmaus Nicopolis.

People also prefer to end their day with Emmaus Nicopolis.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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