Day 1 – Tel Aviv – Jaffa

Arrival at the airport assistance and meeting with your guide then
Drive to Joppa walk through the old cobbled stones streets and
Visit the underground historical museum and Church of St Peters
See the Bauhaus Architecture (UNESCO World Heritage) and drive
Through the Tel Aviv cultural center and streets
Dinner and overnight in a Tel Aviv hotel

Tel Aviv
Credit: Gil Silberman

Day 2 – Caesarea, Akko

Leave Tel Aviv for Caesarea the Ancient Roman city visit the theater
Hippodrome and the Crusader Castle then continue to MUCRAKA
(Where Prophet ELIJA defeated the priests of Baal) then on to
The BAHAI gardens for a stunning view of the harbor and the BAY.

Visit the Crusader Halls the City Walls and then the
Templar Tunnel proceed to JEZZAR Mosque the Bazars the Old Port
Dinner and overnight in a TIBERIAS hotel

Day 3 – Lower Galilee

Visit the Mt of Beatitudes then on to TABGHA (loaves and fishes)
visit the church Mosaic then Proceed to Capernaum where Jesus
preached see 4th century remnants of the synagogue and Village
take a Boat ride on the sea of Galilee then visit a fishing boat of
the time of Jesus at the museum of kibbutz GINOSAR

Afternoon Drive to Safed walk through the old quarters and the
Artists quarters
Dinner and overnight in TIBERIAS

Mark Neyman
Credit: Mark Neyman

Day 4 – Nazareth and Mount Tabor

Drive to NAZARETH via CANA (THE MIRACLE at the wedding) visit
the Church of the Annunciation and the Well of Mary then walk
through the picturesque Arab quarters and bazars
Afternoon drive to Mt THABOR ascent by taxi to the church of the
transfiguration and then procced to MAGDALA (Maria MAGDALENA)
Dinner and overnight at the hotel

Day 5 – Upper Galilee

Enjoy the scenery the water falls the natural beauty continue to the
Golan heights passing the crusader Nimrod Castle and continue to the
Observation point on Mt BENTAL to view the Syrian border
In the afternoon visit the town of KATZRIN for a wine tasting of the
World famous grapes of the volcanic Golan heights earth and climate
Dinner and overnight in TIBERIAS

Day 6 – Ein Karem – Bethlehem and Israel Museum

Drive south the Jordan valley we reach BET SHEAN one of the Roman
Decapolis Cities with a remarkable reconstruction of the cardo and Theater
continue to Jericho the oldest city in the world and view the monastery
Of the KARANTAL at the site where Jesus resisted to Satan
Visit the Tel and the original baptismal site of KASR el YAHUD
Continue to Jerusalem and If daylight permits View St Georges Monastery
Built a Cliff overlooking the old roman ancient road.

Credit: Mark Neyman

Day 7- From the Mt of Olives view the old city

From the Mt of Olives view the old city esplanade with the Golden Dome
then walk down the old road to DOMINUS FLEVIT and then to GETSEMANI
visit the Church of all nations then enter the old city at Lions gate walk the
Via Dolorosa and the stations of the cross passing by the church of St Anne
And Bethesda pool before arriving at the St SEPULCRE
LUNCH at the old city then walk the bazaars and visit the Garden Tomb
Dinner and overnight at our Jerusalem hotel


Day 8- Drive to EIN KAREM

Drive to EIN KAREM related to John the baptist and visit the convent
Then drive to Bethlehem to visit the Nativity and the Shepherd Field
Lunch in Bethlehem
Continue to the Israel museum to visit the Shrine of the book where two
Two thousand years old Scrolls of the 1st testament discovered in caves
in Qumran area Dead Sea caves are preserved and exhibited then continue
to see the model of the city of Jerusalem As it existed in the time of Jesus
Dinner and overnight at our Jerusalem hotel


Day 9 – Masada – Dead Sea

Drive to Masada ascent by cable Car visit the site of the Jewish zealots who
Rebel the rule of ancient Rome and view the fantastic view of the dead sea
Then descent to the shores to float in the Dead Sea saline water
Continue to Qumran site of the essenes considered by many as being the
the first Christians and return to our hotel
Dinner and overnight in jerusalem

Credit: Sa'ar Ya'acov

Day 10 – Jerusalem – Mt. Zion – St. Peters Galicantu Church – Jewish Quarters

Visit MT Zion the DORMITION Abbey and the room of the last supper
Of Jesus and its disciples continue to the Jewish quarters see
and view the temple mount and the Western
Wall watch a short film at the Davidson center and see an original street of
The time of Jesus then drive to the St Peter of GALICANTU Church
Free time in the Arab bazaars in the old city then return to your hotel
Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem


Day 11th depart to the airport for our flight home

We can arrange special Mass or Service or meditation in all the religious sites If requested
Or participated in the general mass or services on Saturday evening and on Sundays