Oct. 26-29

Oct. 26 Wednesday6:00Hotel pick-up in Tel-aviv
Travel to Nazareth – the Church of the Annunciation.
Travel to Cana.
The Wedding Church in Cana where Jesus turned the water into wine.
Travel to Tiberias;
Capernaum – the town of Jesus   
– the house of St. Peter the disciple   
– The ruins of the White Synagogue   
– The Seashores of the Sea of Galilee
*** Lunch
Tabgha – The church of the Multiplication of the fish and loaves.
The Primacy of St. Peter Church.
*** Choose 1 from the 2 options
1. Boating on the Sea of Galilee
2. Swimming in Tsemach Beach
Travel to Tel-aviv  
Private Van  
Entrance fee in Capernaum = 5 shekels/head  
Boat rent = 100 shekels/head
Oct. 27 Thursday6:00Hotel 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 Christian Quarter.
The Temple Mount Lookout
The Archaeological site on the S/E wall of the Temple Mount.
The Western Wall (write ur prayers on a piece of paper and insert it in the cracks of the Western Wall)
The Temple Mount
* The Dome of the Rock.
* The Al Aqsa Mosque
The Bethesda Pool where Jesus healed the crippled man. (if open)
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 Jewish Quarter
The Broad Wall from King Hezekiah.
The Cardo from the Byzantine Period
The Hurva synagogue and the Golden Menorah in the Jewish Quarter.
Mount Zion
The Dormition Abbey
The Room of the Last Supper
The tomb of King David
Travel back to Tel-aviv
Train/Private van  
Entrance fee at Bethesda = 10 shekels/head    
Oct. 28 Friday6:00    Travel to Bethlehem.
Tour Bethlehem;
The Shepherds Field
The Nativity Church;   
*The star of Bethlehem   
*The Manger   
*The tomb of the innocents (if open)
The Manger Square;
The Milk Grotto (optional)
The “I Love Bethlehem” sign for quick picture taking.
Travel back to Tel-aviv
Tour Tel-aviv
The Azrieli Center, the famous landmark of Tel-aviv.
The old City of Jaffa associated with Jonah and the whale.
The triumphal arch; the monument of faith of the 3 fathers; Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.
The suspended citrus tree in Jaffa.
The house of Simon the Tanner, one of Jesus’ disciples.
The Jaffa port.
Travel back to the hotel
  Private van 
Oct. 29 Saturday6:00Pick-up from the hotel
Travel to the Dead Sea
* Picture taking at the “Dead Sea” sign
Float on the Dead Sea at Ein Bokek Beach. Refresh in the Dead Sea Mall.
Travel to Qaser El Yahud, the baptismal site in the Jordan River.
Travel to Jericho.
See the Sycamore tree that Zacchaeus climbed to see Jesus.
See the ruins of the walls of the old city of Jericho.
Ride the cable car to the top of Mount of Temptation
* option to ride on a camel
Travel back to Tel-aviv/Airport
Private Van  
Cable car fee to the top of Mount of Temptation in Jericho = 60 shekels per head
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