22nd – 29th August 2015Day One: Arrive at Ben Gurion airport - Transfer to Bethlehem for Paradise Hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day Two: Jerusalem: Drive to Jerusalem to visit to Mount of Olives to include Pater Noster Church (Church of Ascension), Dominos Flevit Church, Church of Gethsemane-Luch-PM: drive to Bethany to visit Lazarus Tomb- back to Paradise hotel in Bethlehem for Dinner and overnight.
Day Three: Jerusalem: Drive to Jerusalem- walk the 14 stations of Via Dolorosa and passing by some churches including the St. Helena Coptic Church in the 9th station to end up by visiting the Church of Holy Sepulcher – PM: Mount Zion to include Tomb of Kind David and the room of Last Supper-back to Paradise hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day Four: AM: Visit the Shepherds Filed in Beit Sahour then the church of the Nativity Manger Square. After lunch- drive to Hebron to visit the Shrine of the Tombs of Patriarchs and the old city of Hebron- back to Paradise hotel in Bethlehem for dinner and overnight.
Day Five: Drive to Jericho to visit Mount of Temptation by cable car, then a short stop at to see Sycamore Tree, drive to the Jordan river to visit the Baptismal site of Jesus- then continue to Nazareth by the Jordan Valley to arrive to Saint Gabriel Hotel in Nazareth for dinner and overnight.
Day Six: Nazareth & Tiberias: Visit the church of annunciation, Mary’s Well, Joseph Church and the Synagogue Church then drive to Tiberias to visit Mount of Beatitudes, Tabgha then St. Peter Primacy Church- back to Saint Gabriel hotel in Nazareth for dinner and overnight at your hotel.
Day Seven: Free morning in Nazareth then transfer to airport for departure.
Rates: (Rates are for a group of Minimum 15 paying adults). £435 per person sharing in a double room. Single supplement £120 per person. Children under 12 years old sharing parent’s room Pay 50% of the full rate. Rates include:
- Transportation for the whole program
- Accommodation at the hotels includes Breakfast and Dinner.
- Guide for all days.
- Entrance Fees for places mentioned in the program.
|Sunday||Holy Liturgy||9:00am – 12:00pm|
|Sunday school||12:30pm – 1:30pm|
|Wednesday||Holy Liturgy||6:00am – 8:00am|
|Youth meeting||8:00pm – 9:30pm|
|Saturday||Vesper prayers||6:30pm – 7:30pm|
|Midnight praises||7:30pm – 8:30 pm|