Holy Land Tour

Day 1

TUESDAY - ARRIVAL AND TRANFER TO THE NORTH

  • 12:00- Arrival Sheik Hussein Border- Meet with guide and Israel Maven representatives.
  • Travel north to Mount Tabor and visit the Church of Transfiguration- overlook into the Galilee- introduction to the trip.
  • Travel to Nazareth and visit the Church of Annunciation, the home town of Jesus.
  • Shopping in Nazareth
  • Check into Hotel and  relax
  • Dinner in Hotel
  • Orientation and overview of the trip in Israel

Overnight: Rimonim Hotel, Nazareth

 

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WEDNESDAY - GALILEE

  • Full Israel Breakfast at Hotel
  • Travel to the Mystical city of Tzfat and learn about the secrets of Jewish Mysticism- "Kabbalah". 
  • Lunch and shopping in the artist galleries in Tzfat
  • Travel to the Sea Of Galilee- visit the ancient town of Capernaum and see the ancient Synagogue and Church.
  • Experience the baptismal site at Yardenit
  • Return to Hotel
  • Dinner at Hotel

Overnight: Rimonim Hotel, Nazareth

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THURSDAY – LOWER GALILEE- TO JERUSALEM

  • Full Israel Breakfast at Hotel- check out
  • Travel to Haifa and walk through the beautiful gardens of the Baha'i faith
  • Lunch
  • Visit the ruins of the magnificent city of Caesarea built by King Herod
  • Continue to Jerusalem
  • Drive to the Mount of Olives
  • Welcome and Overlook into Jerusalem from Mount of Olives- WELCOME!
  • Visit the beautiful Gethsemane Gardens and the Church of all Nations
  • Check into Hotel
  • Dinner at Hotel
  • Watch the spectacular sound and light show at the Tower of David Museum

Overnight: Rimonim Hotel, Jerusalem

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FRIDAY - JERUSALEM

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel
  • Morning- Pay tribute to the six million at the Yad Vashem Memorial Museum
  • Lunch at the Vibey Machane Yehuda Market
  • Visit the famous Church of Nativity, the birthplace of Jesus
  • View the Shepard's Fields
  • Return to Jerusalem
  • Dinner at Hotel

Overnight: Rimonim Hotel, Jerusalem

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SATURDAY – OLD CITY OF JERUSALEM

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel
  • Introduction to the city during the 2nd Temple period at the Israel Museum: See the 2nd Temple Model and the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Walk through the beautiful streets of the Jewish Quarter of the Old City
  • Lunch in the Old City
  • Visit the Room of the Last Supper and the Tomb of King David
  • Walk in the footsteps of Jesus on the Via Delarosa, Ecce Homo and the Church of the Holy Sepulcher
  • Put a personal note between the holy stones of the Western Wall
  • Return to Hotel
  • Dinner at Hotel
  • Evening shopping at Ben Yehuda Street

Overnight: Rimonim Hotel, Jerusalem

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SUNDAY - DEAD SEA REGION

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel
  • Drive to the Dead Sea region
  • Ride a camel as you descend to the lowest place on earth
  • Take the cable car/climb at sunrise up Massada- and follow in the footsteps of the Jewish Zealots and their struggle against the Roman Army
  • Visit the famous caves of Qumeran where the Dead sea scrolls were found
  • Float on the Dead Sea at one of the Beaches in the area.
  • Dinner in Jerusalem

Overnight: Rimonim Hotel, Jerusalem

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MONDAY - BETHLEHEM

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel
  • See the beautiful Chagall Windows in the Synagogue of Hadassah Hospital
  • Afternoon- Walking tour in the pastoral neighborhood of Ein Karem- visit the birthplace of John the Baptist
  • Lunch
  • Continue to Tel Aviv- the modern city in Israel.
  • Visit the Old city of Jaffa- visit the oldest port in the world. See St Peter's church and house of Simon the Tanner
  • Dinner at Hotel on Tel-Aviv Port

Overnight: Armon Yam Hotel, Tel Aviv area

 

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TUESDAY - TEL AVIV

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel
  • See the original place where the State of Israel was born at the Hall of Independence.
  • Stroll around the Arts and crafts fair of Nachalat Binyamin and the lively Shuk Hacarmel
  • Travel to airport - departure

HOPE YOU HAD A FANTASTIC TRIP!!!

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