Arrival in Ben Gurion airport in Tel Aviv. Transfer to Jerusalem. Arrival in Jerusalem. Jerusalem is the Holy Capital of three main religions – Judaism, Christianity and Islam. You visit historical and modern parts of the city. The Old City has been traditionally divided into four quarters — known since the early 19th century as the Armenian, Christian, Jewish, and Muslim Quarters.
After breakfast you visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. The church has been an important Christian pilgrimage destination since at least the fourth century as the traditional site of the resurrection of Christ. You continue your way to Golgotha where, according to the Bible, Jesus was crucified. Within the church are the last four Stations of the Cross along the Via Dolorosa, representing the final episodes of Jesus’ Passion.
Breakfast at the hotel. Jerusalem – visit the Armenian Apostolic Church of Jerusalem Patriarchate. You visit the Armenian Apostolic Church of Jerusalem Patriarchate. You visit Zion, the holy mountain, where according to the legend, God’s temple and the palace of King David were located. The Ark of the Covenant was kept in the palace of King David. Here is also the tomb of King David and the old mosque. You also visit St. Jakob church, as well as the library, the School of the Holy Translators. You also see other religious and historical buildings.
Breakfast at the hotel. You visit Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus Christ. It is the second largest city in Israel. Here you visit the church of the Nativity and the “Milk Grotto”. The church is built over a cave which is traditionally believed to be the birthplace of Jesus.
Departure for Dead Sea, where the ruins of Sodom and Gomorrah have been discovered. It is Earth’s lowest elevation on land and the deepest hypersaline lake in the world. Here is situated the largest natural spa center where you can relax in the warm waters, enjoy cosmetic mud (mask) mineral tubs and get treatment. Overnight at the hotel in Bethlehem.
Breakfast at the hotel. You visit Nazareth. The city is described as the childhood home of Jesus, and is the center of Christian pilgrimage, with many shrines commemorating biblical events. You visit Jordan River. The river has a major significance in Judaism and Christianity. It is famous as the place where Jesus Christ was baptized by John the Baptist.
After breakfast sailing on “Jesus Boats” around the Sea of Galilee. You visit Tabgha, on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee, which is traditionally considered to be the site where Jesus fed 5,000 people with five loaves of bread and two fish. The Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes was built here in the fifth century. You also visit the Church of St. Peter’s Primacy, where Jesus is said to have appeared to his disciples after the resurrection.
Tour to Haifa. Built on the slopes of Mount Carmel, the settlement has a history spanning more than 3,000 years. The earliest known settlement in the vicinity was Tell Abu Hawam, a small port city established in the Late Bronze Age (14th century). Departure to Tel Aviv. Visit of “The Bursa” Diamond Stock Exchange. Departure for the Ben Gurion airport. On the way you stop at Lod, St. George Monastery. Arrival at the airport. Flight.