Day 01 –Airport – Jerusalem
Arrival at Ben Gurion airport. Assistance received by our representative and transfer to hotel in Jerusalem. Dinner and overnight.
Day 02 – Jerusalem – Israel Museum – Ein Karen – Holocaust Museum – Bethlehem
Breakfast. In the morning we will go to the Shrine of the Book at the Israel Museum where they face the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Model of Jerusalem in Jesus’ time. Then visit the Ein Karen where we know the Church of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist and the Visitation of the Virgin Mary encounter with her cousin Elizabeth. We will continue to Yad Vashem, the Holocaust Museum and Memorial. Afternoon visit to Bethlehem, entering the gate of Humility in the Church of the Nativity, Grotto of the Nativity, the star of 14 points (Place of birth of Jesus) Basilica of Santa Catarina and the Grotto of St. Jerome.
Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Jerusalem.
Day 03 – Jerusalem – Old City – Wailing Wall – Holy Sepulcher – Mount Zion – Mount of Olives.
Breakfast. Departure for the Old City of Jerusalem, visit the Wailing Wall and then through to reach the Via Dolorosa to Golgotha, site of the crucifixion of Jesus and the Holy Sepulcher. We will continue to Mount Zion where you will find the Tomb of King David, the Upper Room, site of the Last Supper “The Eucharist” and “Pentecost”. Visit of the Dormition Abbey – “Assumption of Mary.” We route on Mount Scopus to the Mount of Olives, where Jesus was taken prisoner, which in turn appreciate the magnificent view of the city. It follows the gardens of Gethsemane. Visit the Basilica of the Agony.
Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem
Day 04 – Nazareth – Cana of Galilee – Mount of Beatitudes – Jordan River – Jerusalem
Breakfast. Departure to Nazareth to visit the Basilica of the Annunciation, St. Joseph’s carpentry and the Fountain of the Virgin. We continued journey to Cana of Galilee where there was the first miracle of Jesus Continues to Mount of Beatitudes, site of the Sermon on the Mount, continued to Tabgha place of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes. Visit Capernaum. It continues along the Sea of Galilee to the city of Tiberias. In the afternoon we will visit the Jordan River, recalling Jesus’ baptism and water contact. Continue the journey to the city of Jerusalem. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 05 – Jerusalem – Masada – St. Catherine
Breakfast. Transfer to Eilat on the road, will visit Masada, the last bastion in the Jewish revolt against Romans. History and archeology of the site. Ascent by cable car to the imposing fortress of Masada, where we find the ruins Herodians and Zealots. We continued the lowest place in the world, 400 meters below sea level, through the caves where the scrolls were found by the Essenes. Free time to swim and enjoy the famous Dead Sea mineral water. Then transfer to St. Catherine.
Day 06 – Mount Sinai – St. Catherine Monastery – Eilat
Continue to Mount Sinai, climb the mountain to watch the sunrise and remember where Moses received the 10 commandments. In the morning decline of Mount Sinai to the hotel where we expect our breakfast. Visit the Monastery of St. Catherine. Return to the hotel in Eilat. Rest of the day off, ideal for taking a bath in the Red Sea.
Dinner and overnight in Eilat.
Day 07 –Eilat – Petra – Eilat
Free day to enjoy the attractions of Eilat, Red Sea and enjoy shopping in the city (tax free).Dinner
Day 08 –Eilat – Ben Gurion Airport
* 8 days / 7 Nights half board.
* 5 days luxury coach tour with guide.
* Transfer airport / hotel / airport etc. according to the program.
* Entrances include as per itinerary.
* Border fees
* Personal gifts to each passenger.
* International or domestic flights.
* Meals out of those above.
* Expenses of personal nature.
* Tips to guides and drivers.