6-Day Tour Of Christian Israel - Tel Aviv
OverviewTour all of the Christian sites that Israel has to offer in 6 days. Tour Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Jericho, Nazareth, Acre, the Sea of Galilee, the Dead Sea, and much more. Walk in the most famous churches in the world like the Church of Annunciation, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Church of Nativity, and the list goes on. Enjoy this religious tour as a family or just a group of friends. Church groups are most welcome. There will even be a chance to be baptised in the Jordan River.
- Ideal choice for families
- Small group ensures personal service
- Breakfast included
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
Know More about this tourDay 1:Jerusalem
Start the tour with an amazing view of Jerusalem and the Old City. Enter the Old City and the Jewish Quarter,then arrive tothe Western Wall. Walk on the Via Dolorosa,following the path of the Stations of the Cross. Tour the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where it's believed that the crucifixion took place and Jesus was buried.Walk through the Old City and see the market, then visit the Holocaust Museum.
Day 2: Bethlehem and Jericho
Drive towards the Dead Sea, passing the Inn of the Good Samaritan. Stop in Jericho, the oldest inhabited city in the world. View the Mount of Temptation, then continue to Bethlehem to see where Jesus is believed to have been born. Cross Manger Square to arrive at the Church of Nativity, and tour the church that is dedicated to St. Catherine. While departing the city,pass the Shepherds' Fields and the Milk Grotto.
Walk in the footsteps of Jesusto the Church of the Ascension. Nearby, see a Crusader grotto and cloister called the Pater Noster, where Jesus is believed to have preached. Stop at Dominus Flevit and continue to the Garden of Gethsemane, which holds the Church of all Nations. Enter the Old City by crossing the Kidron Valley to the Lions Gate. Tour the Church of St. Anne and visit the pools of Bethesda. Walk to the convent of the Sisters of Zion, and see the water cistern that remains from Jerusalem'ssecond temple.
Day 4: Dead Sea and Masada
Bringa bathing suit and a towel for the drive to the Dead Sea through the Judean Desert. Pass the Inn of the Good Samaritan, then arrive at Masada,ascending by cable carfor a tour of the Roman bath house, the two palaces, an ancient synagogue, and much more. Drive to the Dead Sea for a soothing swim in the warm salty water.
Day 5: Nazareth and the Sea of Galilee
Drive North, view Megiddo, stop at the Mount of Precipitation, then arrive in Nazareth. Tour the Church of Annunciation and the Church of St. Joseph. Leaving Nazareth, pass Cana and continue to the Sea of Galilee. Visit Capernaum at the bottom of the Mount of Beatitudes. Arrive at the Benedictine Churchwhere the miracleof the loaves and the fishes is believed to have taken place. The Sea of Galilee isthe next stop, with a chance for a baptismal ceremony in the Jordan River.As you return to Tel Aviv, pass Mount Tabor.
Day 6: Caesarea, Acre, and Haifa
Tour the Roman theater in Caesarea that is still used today for cultural events and concerts.Next,visita Roman templeand drive to Haifa to see the Baha'i gardens and shrine. Continue to Rosh Hanikram, where you'll travel by cable car into the grottos. Arrive in Acre for a tour of the largest crusader city in all of Israel, then see the Turkish prisonand gallows.
Inclusions for 6-Day Tour Of Christian Israel
- 5 nights accommodation (Tel Aviv 3* hotels)
- Professional guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Small-group tour
- Walking tour
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Exclusions for 6-Day Tour Of Christian Israel
- Footsteps of Jesus entrance fees not included (USD 13)
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Gratuities (recommended)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
A moderate amount of walking is involved
A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
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