Congress Tour – pre or post
Old City Jerusalem
Pick up at the hotel in Jerusalem. Tour of the Old City Drive to Mount of Olives for a panoramic view of the city. Enter the Old City and walk through the Armenian and Jewish quarters to the recently excavated and restored Cardo, the Roman road. See the Jewish Wailing Wall, the Kotel, and continue to the Christian quarter. Walk along the Via Dolorosa and visit the Church of Holy Sepulcher.
Cost: € 65 per person
Massada & the Dead Sea Tour
Pick up at the hotel in Jerusalem. Pass the Inn of the Good Samaritan on the descent through the Judean Desert to the Dead Sea. Ascend Masada by cable car and see the remains of the Herodian fortress where the Zealots were overcome by the Romans in 73 CE. Enjoy the therapeutic benefits of a mud bath and a swim in the Dead Sea. On the return journey view the oasis of Ein Gedi, the caves at Qumran in which the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered and Jericho, the oldest city in the world.
Cost: € 100 per person
Caesarea, Acre & Rosh HaNikra
Travel from Jerusalem travel north, via the coastal highway, to tour Caesarea National Park. Walk the archaeological park for an in-depth guided tour of some of the best preserved Roman and Crusader ruins, including the vast Roman hippodrome, the renovated amphitheater and more. Proceed along the coast to Haifa and enjoy a panoramic view of Haifa Bay A top Mount Carmel. Proceed via Nahariya to Rosh Hanikra and descend by cable car to explore the white chalk sea grottos located right at the Lebanese border.
Travel back south along the Mediterranean Coast for a guided walking tour of Acre (Akko). Visit the Crusader underground city, the Crypts and roam Acre’s old city Oriental Market, the Arab Mosque and the Old Port.
Cost: €100 per person
Sun, Tue, Thu, Fri
Nazareth and Sea of Galilee Tour
This tour begins with a drive up the coastal road, then we turn off towards the Valley of Armageddon. From here we can see Megiddo. We visit Mt. Precipice and arrive in Nazareth. Here we tour the beautiful Church of Annunciation and Church of St. Joseph. On route to the Sea of Galilee, we pass Cana, where Christ transformed water into wine. We see where Jesus gave the Sermon on the Mount at the Mt. of Beatitudes and stop in Capernaum on the shore of the Sea of Galilee. In Tabgha, we tour the Roman Catholic Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes. We pass Tiberias on the edge of the Sea of Galilee and stop at Yardenit. This River Jordan baptismal site could have been where John baptized Jesus. On our return journey, we pass Mt. Tabor where the Transfiguration took place.
Cost: € 100 per person
Mon, Wed, Thu, Sat
The tour includes:
– Hotel pick-up and drop-off service
– A fully qualified and licensed tour guide
– Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
– Entrance fees
The tour does not include:
– Food and drinks, tips