Faith, Culture and Gastronomy Experience
8 Nights / 9 Days
Jerusalem, Gastronomy Souqs , Wineries, breweries, Bethlehem, folklore show, Taybeh Christian village, culinary tours, cooking experience, Jericho, Qumran, Dead Sea, Tiberias, Golan Heights, Nazareth
DAY 1 Arrival / Jerusalem (Jerusalem overnight 1 + D)
Arrival at Ben-Guriun Airport, meet & assist at the arrival point, depending on time of arrival, free afternoon, special Gastronomy local dish welcoming Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
DAY 2 Jerusalem / Mt. of Olives /Culinary Experience / Event (Jerusalem Overnight 2 + B / ED)
After Hotel breakfast, we will start the day with a Panoramic view of the Jerusalem Holy Old City from the Mt. of Olives, visit the Pater Noster Church, place of ascension, Dominus Flevit ..(depending on Weather) Walk / Drive to the Gethsemane Garden, visit Church of Marry and church of All Nations. which stands on the Rock of Agony where Jesus was betrayed by Judas and Gethsemane. Followed by, a special culinary experience where you will join a famous local chef in preparing your special local meal for your lunch. Sometime to rest in the afternoon, followed by a special culture entertainment dinner and overnight at the Hotel.
DAY 3 Jerusalem Old City / SOUQ culinary tour / Mt. Zion (Jerusalem Overnight 3 + B /L/ D)
Early morning, (optional Hotel’s Bite) start the tour in 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” …. On the way we will have our special breakfast at the Old city of Jerusalem at one of the most traditional Hummus and Falafel restaurants, followed by a tour In the SOUQ-Market of Spices, Butchers, and leather, where we will taste the Local homemade sweets KUNAFFEH.… Continue our tour in the Old City of Jerusalem to visit the Church of Holy Sepulcher where Christ resurrection and empty tomb. Free-time to pray. Continue to Mt. Zion Last Supper room, Tomb of David and St. Peter Gallicantuu church. Back to the hotel for Dinner and overnight
DAY 4 Bethlehem/ SOUQ (Jerusalem Overnight 4 + B / L/ D)
After a special Jerusalem Ka’ek breakfast at the Hotel, drive to the birthplace of Jesus Christ Bethlehem to visit the church of Nativity, shepherd’s field, Milk Grotto and tour the Manger Square. visit the local Palestinian costume exhibition, olivewood factory. Followed by a special oriental Lunch, In the afternoon will have two optional tours one for the Dimond center for special boutique shopping for those interested or visit the Mahneh Yuda Market for a quick tour and head for dinner at an authentic restaurant. Back to the hotel for overnight.
DAY 5 Taybeh Village / Jericho (Jericho Overnight 5 + B / L/ D)
After breakfast, checkout and drive to the christian village of Taybeh for a quick tour and taste of the local homemade brewery of the Taybeh Beer and winery, continue to the ancient city of Jericho for a start with a tour of the ancient ten-thousand years old, city of Jericho, Tal Jericho, view of Hisham’s Palace and ride the cable-car to the Monastery of Temptation “Quarantal”. special culinary meal dinner and overnight.
DAY 6 Jericho / Qumran / Dead Sea (Jericho Overnight 6 + B / ED)
After breakfast, drive to the Baptism original site on Jordan river, followed by a visit to the Dead Sea factory, continue to the areological site of Qumran (place where the famous Dead Sea Scrolls were found), free time at the Dead Sea (Float-Depending on weather) and back to the hotel in Jericho for Special culture activity and gastronomy experience dinner and overnight.
DAY 7 Jordan Valley / Tiberias / Sea of Galilee / culinary experience(Nazareth /Tiberias Overnight 7 + B /L/ D)
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and drive through Jordan Valley to Jesus Ministry surrounding the Lake of Tiberias; start the tour with a boat-ride on the Lake (Depending on Weather), followed by a visit to “Mt. of Beatitudes (site of Jesus’ Sermon) Capernaum (Jesus Town- Peter’s Hometown & the ancient synagogue), Church of the Primacy of Peter, followed by a special culinary tour and experience and a special culinary experience and lunch. Continue to our hotel for Dinner & overnight.
DAY 8 Nazareth / Cana / Haifa / (Nazareth / Tiberias Overnight 8 +B/+L D)
After breakfast, visit the childhood town of Jesus Nazareth, where we will visit the Church of the Annunciation and Mary’s Well., Nazareth village, continue to the tour Cana of Galilee, visit the Wedding Church where the first miracle took place, and continue, after lunch drive to city of Haifa visit Mt. Carmel where Prophet Elijah challenged the Priests of Baal, visit Baha’i gardens, back to the hotel for farewell dinner and overnight.
DAY 9 Departure
Transfer to the Ben Guriun Airport in appropriate time of flight,
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