Day 1 : Tue. 20/12/16 Arrival (Nazareth/ Tiberias overnight 1)
Arrival at Ben-Guriun Airport, meet & assist at the arrival point, transfer to Nazareth / Tiberias for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 2 : Wed. 21/12/16 Nazareth / Cana (Nazareth / Tiberias Overnight 2 + B )
After breakfast, start the day where it all started when the Angel Gabriel announces to Virgin Mary that she will be the mother of the Son of God, Jesus Christ and where Christ spent his childhood in the town of “Nazareth”. visit the Church of the Annunciation and join the local Christians in celebrating the Sunday’s Mass, and Mary’s Well. Continue to Cana of Galilee where Jesus first miracle of Cana took place. Back to the hotel for overnight.
Day 3 : Thu. 22/12/16 Jesus Ministry & Sea of Galilee (Nazareth/ Tiberias overnight 3+ B)
After breakfast, start the day by visiting Jesus Ministry where Christ preached and many of his miracles took place surrounding the Lake of Galilee “Tiberias” Start with Jesus boat ride (depending on weather conditions), visit to “Mt. of Beatitudes (site of Jesus’ Sermon) Capernaum (Jesus Town – Peter’s Hometown & the ancient synagogue), Church of the Primacy of Peter, Tabgha (Church of the Multiplication), Back to the hotel for overnight.
Day 4 : Fri. 23/12/16 Jordan Valley / Jericho / Bethlehem (Bethlehem Overnight 4/ B)
After breakfast, checkout , drive to the Baptism site and continue through the Jordan Valley to the ancient ten-thousand years old city of Jericho for a quick tour and view of the Mt. Temptation and Sycamore Tree “Zacchaeus”. Drive through Jerusalem to the Birthplace of Jesus Christ “Bethlehem” for overnight.
Day 5: Sat. 24/12/2016 Bethlehem Christmas Celebration (Bethlehem Overnight 5 / B + D)
After breakfast, join the local living-stones Christian community and scouts in the Christmas celebrations starting by welcoming H.B. Latin Patriarch at the Manger Square, Early in the evening a special Christmas-EVE dinner followed by Mid-night Mass celebration that takes place at the church of Nativity or the Manger Square screens
Day 6 : Sun 25/12/2016 Merry Christmas (Bethlehem Overnight 6 / B +L)
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays…Christ is Born..
We will enjoy a special Christmas Day Lunch; visit the shepherds’ field where an angle from the Lord appeared to the shepherds “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people”.
Day 7 : Mon. 26/12/2016 Jerusalem /Mount Zion/Mt. of Olives (Jerusalem Overnight 7+ B)
After breakfast checkout from the hotel and drive to the Holy City of Jerusalem. Starting by visiting Mt. Zion Last Supper room, Tomb of David and St. Peter Gallicantuu church, followed by a Panoramic view of the Old City from the Mt. of Olives, visit the place of Ascension, the Pater Noster Church, Dominus Flevit ..(depending on Weather) Walk / Drive to the Gethsemane Garden, Church of Marry, and church of All Nations, which stand on the Rock of Agony where Jesus was betrayed by Judas and Gethsemane. overnight in Jerusalem.
Day 8 : Tue. 27/12/2016 Jerusalem / Old City Via Dolorosa (Jerusalem Overnight 8+ B)
After breakfast visit the Old City of Jerusalem starting with the Wailing Wall, Dome of the Rock “Holy Esplanad”, and experience the Way of the Cross “Via Dolorosa” from St. Anne church to the Church of Holy Sepulcher, free afternoon, overnight in Jerusalem.
Day 9 : Wed. 28/12/2016 Departure
After breakfast, and as per the flight time, transfer to the airport, where our services end
Note : (B=Breakfast / L=Lunch / D=Dinner / LB=Lunch Box )