Day 1 Tel Aviv Mediterranean Coast
Arrival at Ben-Gurion Airport, exit terminal at the sign marked groups and meat your local guide (depends on the arrival time) A short drive will bring you to Jaffa, for a short visit. Then you will drive further to Haifa to visit Stella Maris church of St Elias in Mt. Carmel, you will proceed north to Nazareth, Dinner and over night.
Day 2 Galilee
Drive to Cana Galilee visit the Church of the Wedding, you will proceed to Mt. Tabor, that is the Mt. of Transfiguration, return to Nazareth getting of the bus at Mary's Well, Continue to the Basilica of the Annunciation in Nazareth and visit the Church of the Angel Gabriel. Then the house of the Holy Family. Drive to the hotel in Nazareth for Dinner and over night.
Day 3 The Ministry of Christ in Galilee
Some of today's highlights are going remembering our Baptism at the Jordan River then Yardenit a boat ride across the Sea of Galilee to Capernaum to see the synagogue and St. Peter's house, visit the Ancient Boat, a visit to the Mount of the Beatitudes where the Sermon on the Mount was given, to Tabgha to see the splendid mosaic about the miracle of the loaves and fishes, and to the nearby Church of Peter's Primacy where Peter was told " Feed my lambs, feed my sheep. Drive to the Golan Heights to visit Caesarea Philippi, location of the testimony of St. Peter and where Jesus answered him “You are the Rock and upon this rock I will build my Church, visit to Golan Heights Dinner and overnight at your hotel in Nazareth.
Day 4 Jordan River Jericho Dead Sea
We start the day by driving down the Jordan Valley and head towards The oasis town of Jericho, visit the excavations of the oldest city in the world and view mount temptation where Jesus fasted and was tempted by Satan. Drive to the Dead Sea (the lowest place in the world) there will be a time for swim (or rather a float!) in the mineral rich water of the Dead Sea, renowned for its healing properties. Drive to Qumran, the site where the Dead Sea scrolls where found. the place of the last battle against the Roman, continue to Ein Gedi oasis, Where King David had refused from King Saul, drive to Sinai dinner and over night.
DAY 5 Jerusalem and Bethlehem
On the first day in Jerusalem we present an overview for a better understanding of its geography and some of the key sites surrounding the area. This includes a dramatic view of the Old City from the Mount of Olives, revealing a city with 4000 years of history. From this vantage point see much of what makes Jerusalem such a unique city to the three major religions – Judaism, Christianity and Islam. We then head to the village of EinKarem, the birthplace of St. John the Baptist and to the Church of Visitation where the Blessed Virgin Mary visited her cousin, Elizabeth, and proclaimed the 'Magnificat'. In the afternoon we drive to the Shepherd's Fields where the angels announced the birth of Jesus. Then we visit the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem that stands upon the site where Jesus was born. Back to your hotel in Jerusalem for Dinner and overnight.
Day 6 Jerusalem, The Passion of Jesus Last Hours
We begin our day with a visit to the Mt. of Olives to walk the Palm Sunday route stopping at Dominus Flevit, where Jesus wept over Jerusalem. Then to Gethsemane, the Rock of Agony where Jesus prayed His last prayer before his arrest. Visit the cave of betrayal then the cave of Assumption of Mary to heaven. Back on the Mt of Olives we visit the Pater Noster with the Lords Prayer in many languages, and the Ascension from where ascended to Heaven. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Jerusalem.
Day 7 Stations of the Cross
After breakfast at your hotel we walk to the Old City of Jerusalem along the via Dolorosa (Way of Sorrow), through the markets of the old city to visit St. Anne’s Church. We pass the Ecce Home where Pilate proclaimed “Behold the man”; then the Wailing Wall, the most holy place for Jews. Nearby is the Dome of the Rock and the Haram al Sharif or Temple Mount. We exit at Mt Zion. At the Cenacle we visit the Upper Room of the Last Supper. Next we go to the Garden Tomb. We end the day at St. Peter in Gallicantu where Peter denied Him thrice. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Jerusalem.
Day 8 The Departure
Drive to Ben-Gurion Airport for the flight back home.
Processing and procurement of Visa
4/5 Star Hotel
Return Flight Ticket
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Daily Luxury Air conditioned Bus Daily
Entry to Attractions
Meet & Greet and Ground Transfers
Tour Guide to all holy places
24 Hours Support Service for the Travel Group
Pilgrim Certificate As JP after the end of the trip