This bolt-on is a 4-day tour of Jerusalem and beyond that can be booked in conjunction with any of our Totally Jordan and Desert Ruins & Reefs group tours. Alternatively, similar arrangements can feature as part of a Tailor-made holiday.
Take an inspirational journey to the revered Holy Land and visit some of the best known historical and sacred sights of the Promised Land.
Soak up magnificent views of the old city from the Mount of Olives on a coach tour of Jerusalem. Take a guided walking tour of the atmospheric old city; wander through the Armenian and Jewish quarters to the Cardo (ancient Roman road). Continue on through the old City and the Christian quarter, visiting the famous Wailing Wall - a place of constant prayer and one of the most revered Hebrew sites. Retrace the final labored steps of Jesus, burdened under the weight of the cross, along the Via Dolorosa to the hallowed Church of the Sepulchre; the site of the crucifixion, Jesus’ tomb and the resurrection.
The tour takes us beyond Jerusalem to many other key religious sites and Biblical landscapes. A short drive from Jerusalem is Bethlehem – the birthplace of Jesus; where we visit Manger Square and the Church of Nativity, which is reputed to be the oldest Church in the world and the site where Jesus was born. We take in the sights of Nazareth – the home of Joseph and Mary, visiting the famous Churches of the Annunciation and St. Joseph. Heading North via Cana – where Jesus turned water into wine, we reach the shores of the Sea of Galilee and visit the significant Christian sites of Capernaum, historic Tiberias and Tabgha - site of the legendary Sermon on the Mount and the feeding of the 5000.
|Jerusalem & Beyond||All Dates||$1889||$419|