|Feb. 24 Friday||6:00||Travel to Jerusalem. |
The “I Love Jerusalem” sign for quick picture taking.
The Great Wall of Jerusalem
The Jaffa Gate.
The King David Citadel.
The Jewish Quarter
The Broad wall from King Hezekiah
The Hurva Synagogue and the Golden Menorah
The Temple Mount Lookout
The Archaeological site on the S/E wall of the Temple Mount.
The Western Wall. (prepare a written prayer to be inserted on the wall)
The Bethesda Pool where Jesus healed the crippled man. (if open)
The Via Dolorosa; The way of the cross.
The Holy Sepulchre Church: The holiest site in Christianity
* The site of the crucifixion and death of Jesus.
* The Tomb of Jesus and the site of the resurrection.
*** Lunch break
Travel to Bethlehem
The Nativity Church
* The star of Bethlehem
* The manger
* The tomb of the innocents (if open)
The manger square
The Milk Grotto
The “I Love Bethlehem” sign for quick picture taking
Travel to Tel-aviv.
|Feb 25 Saturday||6:00||Hotel pick-up in Tel-aviv |
Travel to Nazareth – the Church of the Annunciation.
Travel to Cana.
The Wedding in Cana Church where Jesus turned the water into wine. *** Option to renew wedding vow for couples; by appointment
Travel to Tiberias;
Capernaum – the town of Jesus.
* The white Synagogue
* The house of Peter the disciple.
* The Sea of Galilee seashores.
*** Lunch at St. Peter’s Restaurant overlooking the Sea of Galilee. Tabgha – The church of the Multiplication of the fish and loaves. Magdala – the Synagogue from the time of Jesus. (optional)
***option: boat sailing on the Sea of Galilee. (boat sailing = 100 shekels per head)
Yardenit – the Baptismal Site on the Jordan River.
Travel to the hotel in Tel aviv.
|Feb 26 Sunday||6:00||Travel to Jerusalem Tour the Temple Mount |
* The Dome of the Rock or the Golden Dome
* The Al Aqsa Mosque
The Damascus gate
Travel to the Dead Sea via the Judea desert.
Picture taking at the giant “DEAD SEA” sign.
Float on the Dead Sea @ En Bokek Beach (might be too cold).
Refresh at “The Dead Sea Mall”.
Travel back to Tel-aviv