Tour the best of the Christian sites in Israel. Travel and see the many Churches, the amazing architecture, and the scenery as you are driving. Tour with a licensed guide to see the Church of Nativity, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, and many more. This is a 4 day tour that will cover most of the places that Jesus has walked. 'Tour with a loved one, friends, church group, or alone.
On day 1, Jerusalem. See a view of Jerusalem and the Temple Mount area. Enter the Zion gate of the Old City and pass the Armenian Quarter to arrive at the Byzantine Cardo. Proceed through the Jewish Quarter, and view the Western Wall. Continue to walk and join the pilgrims following the Stations of the Cross to arrive at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Take a walk through the Old City markets, and continue on to the Holocaust Museum. Return to hotel for overnight.
On day 2, visit Jericho and Bethlehem. After breakfast we will begin driving to the Dead Sea, while passing the Inn of the Good Samaritan. Drive on to Jericho, to view Mt. Temptation, where Jesus fasted for forty days and nights. Jericho is one of the oldest cities known to man. Drive back through Jerusalem to go to Bethlehem, the said birthplace of Jesus. Walk to the Church of Nativity by first walking through Manger Square. There is a star in the church showing where Jesus was born. Also view the altar that is dedicated to the three wise men. Next to the Church of Nativity is the Crusader Church that was dedicated to St. Catherine. When leaving pass the Milk Grotto and Shepherd's Fields. Back to your hotel for overnight.
On day 3, after breakfast, we will visit the places that Jesus walked. The first stop of the day will be the Church of the Ascension on the Mount of Olives. There is a Crusader building and a grotto that commemorates where Jesus preached the Lord's Prayer. Stop for a view of all of Jerusalem. Continue on to Dominus Flevit where Jesus cried. Our next stop will be at the Church of all Nations that is located in the Garden of Gethsemane. Walk across the Kidron Valley, and enter the Lions gate of the Old City to tour the Church of St. Anne and the pools of Bethesda. Enter the convent of the Sisters of Zion to view a water cistern that is from the Second Temple. Return to your hotel for overnight.
On day 4, after breakfast, drive to Nazareth. On the way stop at the Mount of Precipitation. Continue on to arrive at the Church of Annunciation, and next to it the Church of St. Joseph.Leaving Nazareth, we will pass Cana, the place where Jesus turned water into wine. Keep on to the Sea of Galilee, see Mount Beatitude, and visit Capernaum, which was the home of Peter. Tour the Benedictine Church that commemorates the miracle of the Multiplication of the Loaves and the Fish. For those who with there will be an opportunity to be baptised in the Jordan River waters. Returning pass the site of the Transfiguration, Mount Tabor. Return to Tel Aviv.