A Vacation Beyond Belief
$ Upon Request
Arrive at Ben Gurion,
just outside Tel Aviv
Our Bibleland tour covers both classical biblical sites as well as Israel’s history and culture on this 7 Days guided tour with an expert, professional guide.
Explore the iconic sites of the Western Wall, Via Dolorosa and the Church of the Holy sepulcher in Jerusalem’s Old City. Visit Bethlehem, Nazareth and Tiberias in the Galilee, and the Golan Heights in the north. Haifa, Caesarea, the Crusader Fortress of Acre and the ancient port of Jaffa are also included.
Day 1. Upon arrival to the airport you will meet our representative and transfer to your hotel in Bethlehem for Check-in, Dinner and Overnight.
Overnight: Bethlehem for 3 nights
Day 2. Start the day with a panoramic view of Jerusalem from top the Mount of Olives, on to the Garden of Gethsemane and Church of the Agony. Continue to the Israel Museum’s Shrine of the Book with its famous Dead Sea Scrolls, then a visit to the beautifully renovated Model of the Herodian City of Jerusalem, dating back to the time of the Second Temple. Continue to Yad Vashem (the memorial to the six million Jews who were killed in the Holocaust). Afternoon drive to the picturesque village of Ein Karem, the Birthplace of John the Baptist. Return to hotel in Bethleehem, for Dinner and Overnight.
Day 3. Enter through one of the Gates to the walled Old City to visit the renewed Jewish Quarter, the Western Wall, the Temple area and the colorful bazaars. Walk along the Via Dolorosa and the 14th Stations of the Cross, ending at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Drive to Mount Zion and visit the Tomb of King David, the Room of the Last Supper and Dormition Abbey.
In the afternoon continue to Bethlehem to visit the Church of the Nativity and a view of the Shepherd's Fields. Return to hotel for Dinner and Overnight in Bethlehem.
Day 4. Leave Jerusalem and drive north passing by Jericho, the oldest city in the world. Travel through the Jordan Valley and the new settlements to Beit Shean. Visit the excavations of this beautiful preserved Roman City. Proceed to Nazareth to visit the Church of the Annunciation and Mary's Well. Proceed to the hotel for Dinner and Overnight in Nazareth.
Overnight: Nazareth for 3 nights
Day 5. Drive to the Golan Heights, pass by Banias, source of the Jordan River and the former Syrian fortifications and Druze villages. Descend to the shore of the Sea of Galilee and proceed to Capernaum, to visit the ruins of the Ancient Synagogue, the Mount of Beatitudes, traditional site of the "Sermon on the Mount" and Tabgha, the traditional site of the "Miracle of the Loaves and the Fishes".
Onwards to Tiberias, the Old Center of Jewish learning. Sailing in a boat across the Sea of Galilee to experience the tranquility and scenery little changed during the past 2000 years. Return to the hotel in Nazareth for Dinner and Overnight.
Day 6. After Breakfast drive west to Acre (Akko) for a visit of the old, famous Crusader stronghold and medieval fortifications. Continue to Haifa, for a panoramic sightseeing tour of the city, including the Baha'i Shrine, Persian Garden, Mount Carmel and Haifa Bay. Proceed southwards to Caesarea to visit the Roman Theater and the Crusader Fortress. Back to your hotel in Nazareth for Dinner and Overnight.
Day 7. Drive to the airport for departure.
Say "farewell" and remember...
you are very welcome anytime!
Bible Land - Itinerary of 7 Days.
A fantastic tour integrate visits to Holy Christian sites and historical attractions.
Below itinerary can be changed upon the flight details.
Masses can be celebrated daily.
When a priest accompanies the group, private masses can be arranged by request. These should be booked in advance and can be held Monday-Saturday (subject to space) at the following sites:
· Church of Saint Peter's Primacy in the Galilee
· Basilica of the Annunciation in Nazareth
· Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem
· Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem
· Church of the Visitation in Ein Karem
If a group arrives without a priest, they can participate in regular Masses in English on Sundays. Some places also conduct Mass in the afternoons during the week.
Our representative will meet you after passport control for assistance.
6 nights hotel accommodation on half board basis.
6 Dinners (starting from 1st night).
Transfers from/to airport on arrival and departure.
Sightseeing in a modern air-conditioned motor-coach.
10 hour sightseeing per day (depend on arrival & departure time)
Service of a Government licensed guide on all touring days.
Entrance fees to places of interest while touring.
International & Domestic flights.
Porterage at the airport.
Tipping for guide, driver and hotel staff.
Lunch, Beverages with meals on route.
Traveler’s medical and baggage insurance.
Our itinerary emphasizes the spiritual aspect of this marvelous country, the guides are also experts about the Holy land. This fact, along with history, education, and other cultural aspects will be woven into the commentary in order to give you well rounded information.