Trip to Jerusalem 21st-28th August 2016

Day One 21/8/2016: Arrive at Ben Gurion airport at 14:55 with SN 3289.­ Transfer to Bethlehem for Paradise Hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day Two 22/8/2016: Visit the Shepherds¹¹ Filed, Milk Grotto,  then the church of the Nativity Manger Square and a visit to the Coptic Orthodox Monastery – 13h00: lunch- drive to Hebron to visit the shrine of the Tombs of Patriarchs and the old city- back to Bethlehem to visit David’s Well and continue to Paradise Hotel In Bethlehem for dinner and overnight.

Day three  23/8/2016: Drive to Jericho to visit Mount of Temptation by cable car, then a short stop at to see SycamoreTree, then visit to St Zachaeus Coptic Orthodox Monastery in Jericho. Drive to the JordanRiver to visit the Baptismal site of Jesus.

Then continue to Qumran caves where the Dead Sea Scrolls where discovered. Back to Bethlehem to stay at Paradise Hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day four 24/8/2016: Drive to Qana of Galilee to visit the site, and then continue to visit Mount Tabor- drive to Tiberias for lunch , boat ride in the Sea of Galilee and then visit Mount of Beatitudes, Tabgha then St. Peter Primacy Church. Stay at St. Margaret for dinner and overnight.

Day five 25/8/2016:  Visit the church of annunciation, Mary¹s Well, Joseph Church and the Synagogue- lunch- then drive to Jerusalem for free afternoon. On the way, visit Lod where St George’s tomb.  Overnight at Greek Catholic Patriarchate hotel in Jerusalem.

Day six 26/8/2016: Jerusalem: Drive to Jerusalem to visit to Mount of Olives to include Pater Noster Church (Church of Ascension), Dominos Flevit Church, Church of Gethsemane, St Mary Magdalene Russian Church-Lunch-PM:drive to Bethany to visit Lazarus Tomb. Back to Greek Catholic Patriarchate hotel for dinner and overnight.

Day seven 27/8/2016: AM: 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: Visit Caiaphas house and dungeon. Then visit Mount Zion to include Tomb of King David,  Seloam pool and the room of Last Supper- dinner and overnight at Greek Catholic Patriarchate hotel .

Day Eight 28/8/2016:  Jerusalem: Free morning in Jerusalem- 12h00: drive to Airport for departure.

Rates: (Rates are for a group of Minimum 15 paying adults)

£470 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.

Rates do not include:

  • The flight
  • Lunches
  • Any Extra Service and personal expenses and tips.
  • Tips



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