Bibleland

Bibleland

  • 8 Days
  • From : Tel Aviv
  • To : Tel Aviv
  • Tour
  • Guide : English
  • Minimum age : 10 Years Old

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Discover amazing Israel over eight history-rich days. Beginning in Jerusalem and ending in Tel Aviv, walk in the steps of Jesus and the disciples and visit the spots of famous happenings in the Bible. This tour will allow you to take a step back in time and observe some of the most impressive archaeological and religious sites of Israel while enjoying the beautiful scenery and culture of this ancient land.

 

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS 

Jerusalem: Israel’s capital city is a city of tradition, religion and history, but also of modern culture and heritage.

Beit She’an: One of the oldest cities in Israel, with over 20 layers of human civilisation are tucked away inside its large ancient mound.

Nazareth:  Located in Israel’s Galilee region, Nazareth has over a dozen important Christian sites, but it is also Israel’s largest Arab city.

Galilee: One of the most beautiful regions of Israel, Galilee, is characterised by its beautiful landscape, amazing natural formations, historic sites, and charming villages.

Acre: The Old City of Acre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and represents the tumultuous history of Israel possibly better than any other city in the country.

Haifa: Haifa is Israel’s third largest city, beautifully set on the slopes of Mount Carmel facing the Mediterranean Sea, often nicknamed ‘Israel’s San Francisco’.

Caesarea: The ancient Herodian port city of Caesarea features amazing harbour ruins, beautiful beaches, and impressive modern residences.

Tel Aviv: This city that never sleeps combines sandy Mediterranean beaches with top-notch nightclubs, a buzzing cultural and culinary scene, fascinating architecture, and an international mindset.

 

What’s included?

TOUR GUIDE:

  • Operated with English-speaking licensed guide on all touring days

ACCOMMODATION: 

  • Seven nights as indicated on a bed-and-breakfast basis

MEALS: 

  • Daily breakfast, six dinners (starting from the second night)

TRANSPORT:

  • Transfers from / to airport on arrival and departure
  • Sightseeing in a modern air-conditioned motorcoach.

ENTRANCE FEES AND ACTIVITIES: 

  • All monuments and visits as indicated: The Garden of Gethsemane, Church of the Agony, Museum’s Shrine of the Book with fanous Dead Sea scrolls, visit Herodian city of Jerusalem, Yad Vashem, Church of the Holy Sepulchre, tomb of King Davisd, Church of the Nativity, Church of the Annunciation and the carpentry workshop of Joseph, visit former Syrian fortification, tour wine tasting, visit ruins of synagogue & Peter’s house at Capernaum, visit old Crusader from Acre, sightseeing tour in Haifa, visit port, roman theater and Hippodrome in Caesarea, city tour in Tel Aviv

Exclusions

  • Expenditures of a personal nature, drinks and meals if not stated explicitly in the programme
  • Airport taxes 
  • Airport porterage
  • International/Domestic flight tickets or visa fees and local taxes
  • Gratuities for drivers and guides
  • Traveller’s medical baggage insurance.
  • Optional excursions not stated in the programme.

Please note

  • *Sites under the Palestinian Authority Jurisdiction. Visit subject to political situation
  • Hotel early check-out, early check-in, late check-in, connecting or adjoining rooms are all subject to availability and not guaranteed
  • No refunds for unused services. Splitting the package is not allowed.
  • Please note that local conditions prevalent at the time of travel may result in modifications to the tour contents without prior notice.
  • Please take note that Entrace to Yad Vashem is not permitted for children 0 to 10 years.

What do I need to bring?

Comfortable and light clothing is best suited to travel in the warm months and warm clothing in the colder months in Israel. Visitors should not wear sleeveless shirts, shorts, short skirts or sparse clothing when visiting temples, religious or official buildings or at the Western Wall. Sun protection, sunglasses and a hat can be very useful during your stay.

Accommodation options

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS 

Day 1-3 Jerusalem:

  • Standard Hotel Category =  Gate/ Rimonim Shalom or similar 
  • Superior Hotel Category =  Crowne Plaza/ Dan Panorama or similar

Day 4-5 Galilee:

  • Standard Hotel Category = Kibbutz Hotel or similar
  • Superior Hotel Category = Kibbutz Hotel Deluxe or similar

Day 6-7 Tel Aviv:

  • Standard Hotel Category = Seanet/ Olympia or similar 
  •  Superior Hotel Category = Crowne Plaza/ Dan Panorama or similar

Cancellation policy

    Once ordered, this tour cannot be cancelled or refund or amended at any circumstances.

Day 1 :   ARRIVAL JERUSALEM

Upon arrival at  Tel Aviv airport, meet our representative and transfer to your hotel in Jerusalem with the remainder of the day at leisure. Relax, getting ready for a memorable tour or explore the beautiful city of Jerusalem on your own. 

Overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 2 :  JERUSALEM: NEW CITY TOUR

After breakfast start the day at the Israel Museum’s Shrine of the Book with the famous Dead Sea scrolls, then a visit the beautifully renovated model of the Herodian city of Jerusalem, dating back to the time of the Second Temple. Enjoy Ein Karem; a picturesque village in the southwestern outskirts of Jerusalem. This small village has great significance in Christian traditions since this is where according to tradition John the Baptist was born. Then visit Yad Vashem the official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust, established in 1953, located at the foot of Mt. Hertzl. Visit Bethlehem – the birthplace of Jesus at the Church of the Nativity and Manger Square. Return to your hotel and enjoy dinner.

Overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 3 :   JERUSALEM: OLD CITY TOUR

Today after breakfast at the hotel, we will enter the Old City of Jerusalem, where you will see the Western Wall and the actual site of the Second Temple, the Temple Mount. Walk along the Way of the Cross, the Via Dolorosa, to Calvary and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, housing both the traditional site of Crucifixion and the Tomb of the Resurrection. To the southwest, just outside the Old City, is Mount Zion, with the traditional tomb of King David and the Room of the Last Supper. From atop the Mount of Olives, enjoy the spectacular panoramic view of Jerusalem, a holy city for the world’s three Abrahamic religions, Christianity, Judaism and Islam. Visit the Garden of Gethsemane, where Judas betrayed Jesus. In the heart of a neighbourhood in downtown Jerusalem, visit Mahane Yehuda to experience the flavours, aromas, colours and the traders’ interaction with the crowds, at the largest open market in Israel.

Overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 4 :   JERUSALEM – BEIT SHE’AN – NAZARET – GALILEE (235km – 3.5 hrs)

Leave Jerusalem after breakfast, driving north, passing by Jericho, the oldest city in the world. Travel through the Jordan Valley to Beit She’an. Visit the excavations of this beautifully preserved Roman city. Proceed to Nazareth to visit the Church of the Annunciation and the carpentry workshop of Joseph. Then continue to Safed, the city of the Kabala, for a walk through the mystic alleys, a visit to a synagogue and the artists’ colony. After, arrive at Kibbutz and check in to your hotel. Enjoy a delicious dinner. 

Overnight in Galilee.

Day 5 :  GALILEE: GOLAN HEIGHTS AND AROUND THE SEA OF GALILEE

After breakfast, depart the hotel and drive to the area of Golan Heights, passing by the Druze villages. Visit a former Syrian fortification on the heights. Then, enjoy an Israeli wine country experience, surrounded by breathtaking views. Become acquainted with the collection of fine and rare wines, enjoy a tour and a special wine tasting session, and learn about the production process of the ancient drink. Afterwards, visit the Mount of Beatitudes. Check out the ruins of the ancient synagogue and Peter’s house in the old fishing village of Capernaum. Then stop by Tabgha, where the miracle of the fish and bread took place. Continue to Tiberias for a short tour of the old centre of Jewish learning. Then, join an optional tour and sail across the Sea of Galilee to experience the tranquillity and scenery little changed during the past 2,000 years (subject to weather conditions and supplement). Return to the hotel and have a delightful dinner.

Overnight in Galilee.

Day 6 :   GALILEE – ACRE – HAIFA – CAESAREA – TEL AVIV (185km – 3 hrs)

Enjoy a delicious breakfast and drive west to the coastal city of Acre for a visit of the old, famous Crusader stronghold and medieval fortifications. Continue to Haifa, for a panoramic sightseeing tour of the city, including the Baha’i Shrine, Persian Garden, Mount Carmel and Haifa Bay. Next, proceed southwards to Caesarea to visit the ancient port, including the Roman Theatre and the Hippodrome. Continue to Tel Aviv-Jaffa for a short city tour and then to your hotel for check-in. End your day with a delectable dinner.

Overnight in Tel Aviv.

Day 7 :  TEL AVIV

Enjoy a rich breakfast at your hotel. Then, spend your day exploring beautiful Tel Aviv on your own, or select an optional tour to Masada and the Dead Sea.

Overnight in Tel Aviv.

Day 8 :  DEPART TEL AVIV

Have breakfast at the hotel and, at the appropriate time, transfer to the airport for your flight back home. 

Breakfast included.