Nov. 6-11

Nov. 6
Sunday
11:00 a.m. Tel-aviv Tour.
Tour Old city of Jaffa associated with Jonah and the whale.
Jaffa – the city built by Japheth, son of Noah.
The Andromeda rock lookout
The wishing bridge
The monument of faith of the 3 fathers; Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. The Hanging citrus tree.
The outdoor gallery museum
The house of Simon the tanner
Port of Jaffa. 
Walk along the Mediterranean Seashores.    
Walk inside the Carmel market                   
Tour Namal Tel-aviv.
Visit the famous land mark of Tel-aviv, the Azrieli Center.
Back to the hotel. 
Nov. 7 Monday6:30 a.m.Hotel pick-up in Tel-aviv.
Travel to the Dead Sea (Ein Bokek beach) via the Judea desert. Picture taking in the giant “DEAD SEA” sign.
Float on the Dead Sea.
Refresh and shop in the Dead Sea Mall.
Travel to Jerusalem.
The Mount Zion
The Zion Gate
The Dormition Abbey
The Room of the Last supper
The Tomb of King David
The Armenian Quarter
Travel to Tel-aviv.
Nov. 8 Tuesday  6:30 a.m.     Hotel pick-up in Tel-aviv.
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 Cardo from the Byzantine Period
Remains of the Jerusalem walls from the 2nd Temple Period.
The Golden Menorah and the Hurva Synagogue
The Broad Wall from King Hezekiah.
The Temple Mount Lookout
The Archaeological site on the S/E wall of the Temple Mount.
The Western Wall (prepare a written prayer, insert it in the cracks in the Western Wall)
The Temple Mount   
* The Dome of the Rock (the golden dome)   
* The Al Aqsa Mosque
The Bethesda Pool where Jesus healed the crippled man.
The Via Dolorosa, the way of the cross.
The Holy Sepulchre Church:  
* The site of the crucifixion and death of Jesus.  
* The stone of unction, where Jesus’ body was prepared for burial  
* The Tomb of Jesus and the site of the resurrection.
*** Lunch break
Travel to Bethlehem.
Tour Bethlehem
The Shepherds’ Field
The Nativity Church   
* The star of Bethlehem, where Jesus was born.   
* The manger   
* The tomb of the innocents (if open)
The Manger square
*option: visit the milk grotto
Quick stop at the “I Love Bethlehem” sign for quick picture taking. Travel back to Tel-aviv
Nov. 9 Wednesday  6:30 a.m. Hotel pick-up in Tel-aviv
Travel to Nazareth.
Visit the Basilica of the Annunciation
Travel to Cana
Visit the Wedding church in Cana (can renew marriage vow)
Travel to Tiberias;
Capernaum – the town of Jesus   
* The house of Peter the disciple   
* The Sea of Galilee Seashores   
* The white Synagogue
Tabgha – The church of the Multiplication of the fish and loaves.
*** Lunch in Tsemach Mall (KFC).
Yardenit – the Baptismal Site. (option to baptize in the Jordan River) Tsemach Beach – Swim on the sweet water of the Sea of Galilee. Travel to Tel-aviv.  
Nov. 10 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 Christian Quarter.
The Temple Mount Lookout
The Archaeological site on the S/E wall of the Temple Mount.
The Western Wall
The Temple Mount  
* The Dome of the Rock.  
* The Al Aqsa Mosque
The Bethesda Pool where Jesus healed the crippled man.
The Via Dolorosa, the way of the cross.
The Holy Sepulchre Church:
* The site of the crucifixion and death of Jesus.
* The Tomb of Jesus and the site of the resurrection.
Lunch in the Jewish Quarter.
The Cardo from the Byzantine period.
The broad wall from King Hezekiah in the First Temple Period. Mount Zion
* The Dormition Abbey
* The tomb of King David
* The room of the last supper
Travel to Tel aviv
Nov. 11 6:00 a.m.Hotel pick-up in Tel-aviv.
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.
Refresh at “The Dead Sea Mall”.
Travel to Bethlehem.
Tour Bethlehem;
The Shepherds’ Field
The Nativity Church;
*The star of Bethlehem – where Jesus was born
*The Manger
*The tomb of the innocents (if open) – the victims of King Herod’s killing of the innocents in Bethlehem.
The Manger Square;
The Milk Grotto
The “I Love Bethlehem” sign for quick picture taking.
Travel to Tel-aviv    
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