Day 01 – Airport / Jerusalem
Arrival at Ben Gurion Airport. Assistance of our representative and transfer to hotel in Jerusalem. Dinner and overnight.
Day 02 – Jerusalem – (New city)
Breakfast. Morning departure through the Mount Scopus to the Mount of Olives, the Valley of Jehoshaphat, visiting the Chapel of Ascension and Pater Noster Church. Continue towards the Garden of Gethsemane, the Church of the Nations and the Tomb of the Virgin. Panoramic view of the Shrine of the Book where it exhibits the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Hebrew University. Afternoon visit to Mount Zion, the Monastery of the Dormition and the Tomb of King David. Continue to Ein Karen and the Church of San Juan Bautista. Overnight at hotel in Jerusalem. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.
Day 03 – Jerusalem (Old City) – Bethlehem
Breakfast. The morning starts with a trip visiting the Old City of Jerusalem to the Lion Gate. Walking to the Praetorian Pilate and the Via Dolorosa, to Mount Calvary. Visit the Church of the Holy Sepulcher and the souks, continuing towards the Damascus Gate, the temple area, the Western Wall. On a later trip to Bethlehem to visit Rachel’s Tomb, the Church of the Nativity, the Chapel of St. Jerome and the Shepherds’ Field. Return to Jerusalem. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.
Day 04 – Jerusalem – Masada – Dead Sea
Breakfast and departure by the Judean Desert to Masada, the last Jewish stronghold in revolt with Rome. Passing through the Inn of the Good Samaritan and Bedouin villages along the coast of the Dead Sea. We will go up by cable car to where we find the imposing fortress ruins Herodians and Zealots. We continued the lowest place in the world, the Dead Sea at 400 meters below sea level. Free time for bathing. We then returned to Jerusalem. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.
Day 05 – Jerusalem – Tiberias – Galilee
Breakfast. Leaving Jerusalem via Jericho, the oldest city in the world and view of Mount of Temptation. Travel through the Jordan Valley to Tiberias and the Sea of Galilee, in view of the city. Proceed to Tabgha, Capernaum, visit the ruins of an ancient synagogue of the Second Century. Continue through the valley of the Rubber and Kiryat Shmona. Hotel accommodations in Tiberias. Dinner and overnight in Tiberias.
Day 06 – Golan – Nazareth
Breakfast. Departure for the Mountains of the Golan Heights via Banias, source of the Jordan River, Israeli Druze villages and towns. Cross the Jordan River route to Rosh Pina Safed, city of Kabbalah. Visit the old synagogues and the Colony of Artists. It goes via Cana of Galilee to Nazareth to visit the Basilica of the Annunciation, St. Joseph’s carpentry and the Fountain of the Virgin. Continue to Tiberias. Dinner and overnight in Tiberias.
Day 07 – Acre – Haifa – Caesarea – Jerusalem
Breakfast. Exit to the city of Acre to visit the ancient fortress of the Crusaders. Tour of Haifa including the Bahai Temple, the Persian gardens. Departure to Caesarea to visit the Roman Theater and the Crusader fortress. Continue to Tel Aviv via Coast. Brief visit to Jaffa and Tel Aviv. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.
Day 08 – Jerusalem – Ben Gurion Airport
Breakfast and transfer to the airport as flights concerned.
* 8 Days / 7 Nights half board
* 6 days luxury coach tour with guide
* Transfer airport / hotel / airport etc. according to the program
* Entrances include as per itinerary
* Personal gifts to each passenger
* International or domestic flights
* Visa, border fees and / or airports
* Meals out of those above
* Expenses of personal nature
* Tips to guides and drivers