|Sept 18 Sunday||6:00||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 Christian 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. The Temple Mount Lookout
The Archaeological site on the S/E wall of the Temple Mount.
The Western Wall
The Temple Mount and the Dome of the Rock.
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.
Travel to 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
|Sept. 19 Monday||6:00||Pick-up from the hotel |
Travel to Nazareth.
Visit the Basilica of the Annunciation
Travel to Cana
Visit the Wedding church in Cana
Travel to Tiberias;
Capernaum – the town of Jesus
Tabgha – The church of the Multiplication of the fish and loaves.
Magdala – the Synagogue from the time of Jesus. (optional)
Yardenit – the Baptismal Site.
Tsemach Beach – Swim on the sweet water of the Sea of Galilee. Travel to Tel-aviv.
|Sept. 20 Tuesday ||6:00||Pick-up from the hotel. |
Travel to the Dead Sea via the Judea desert.
Float on the Dead Sea
Refresh at Dead Sea Mall
Travel back to Jerusalem.
Travel to Bethlehem.
The Shepherds’ Field
The Nativity Church
– The star of Bethlehem and 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 to Jerusalem.
The Holy Sepulchre Church
– The site of the Crucifixion and death of Jesus
– The tomb of Jesus.
*** Travel to the airport
*** Travel back to the hotel in Tel-aviv.