Tour Route: TEL AVIV, CAESAREA, TIBERIAS, NAZARETH, JERUSALEM, BETHLEHEM
8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS
Arrival in Tel Aviv . Meet, assist, and transfer to the Hotel in Tel Aviv. Dinner.
Breakfast and departure for a panoramic visit to the city of Tel Aviv, visiting Jope (Jaffa), with Simon’s tanner. Continuing along the coast to Caesarea, the site of the Pentecost of the Gentiles, an ancient Roman capital with its Roman Amphitheater, Hippodrome and Herod’s Palace. We will continue to Mount Carmel where the Prophet Elijah challenged the prophets of Baal, time for prayer. Then travel to Megiddo, excavations of the old fortress that gave rise to the name of the valley of Armageddon. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast and departure to the Jordan River, where we will remember Jesus’ baptism and have the opportunity to have a Baptism ceremony. It follows a visit along the Sea of Galilee, stage and scenario of the public life of Jesus Christ. Visit to Mount of Beatitudes, the ruins of Capernaun with the Synagogue. Follow the place called Tabgha where we remember the Miracle of the Multiplication of Bread and Fish and the Apparition of Jesus to his disciples, boat crossing of the Galilee Sea with time for prayer. In the afternoon visit of Caesarea Philippi with a view to Mount Hermon. Return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast. Departure to Mount Precipice with a spectacular view of Nazareth and the Esdrelon Valley. Then travel through the Jordan Valley passing through Bet Shean towards Jericho, one of the oldest cities in the world, with a short stop overlooking the Mount of Temptations. Continuation through the Dead Sea, the lowest place in the world, 400 meters below sea level. Arriving in Qumran where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found. We will go up to Jerusalem through the Judean desert. Entrance to Jerusalem with view and arrival prayer at Mount Scopus. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast and departure to the Esplanade of the Temple with the Dome of the Rock, and the Mosque of Al Aksa. Visit to the Western Wall and the excavations of the Temple. Continuation to Mount Zion with the Cenacle, site of Jesus’ last supper and the coming of the Holy Spirit on the day of Pentecost, time for praise. Tomb of King David and House of Caiaphas a place of the Peter’s denials. In the afternoon we will continue to Bethlehem to visit the Bethlehem Cave, where Jesus was born. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast and visit to the Mount of Olives, the site of the Ascension of Jesus, Overview and Prayer. Continue to Gethsemane and Garden of Olives. Visit to the Book Museum with the Dead Sea scrolls and model of the city of Jerusalem from the time of Jesus and King Herod. Afternoon, departure to visit the Holocaust Museum. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast and departure to the pools of Bethesda where Jesus healed a paralytic. We will continue to the Pontius Praetorium, place of condemnation, we will follow the Via Dolorosa until the Garden of the Tomb and Gordon Calvary. Holy Supper. Free Time. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Breakfast and departure to Tel Aviv Airport.