Israel Bible Tour / 8 Days and 7 Nights

If you are fascinated by the history, people and events described in the bible and the new testament and would like to walk along the same path that Jesus and Moses walked before, join us at one tour for a once-in-a lifetime tour of the wonders and magic of the Holyland.


Enter the fascinating history and ancient sites while enjoying all the facilities of modern and cosmopolitan life. Spend eight unforgettable days at a very affordable price.

 

Day 1:
Meet and assist by your One Tour representative at the meeting hall of Ben Gurion Airport..  Time permitting enjoy a city tour of the modern and cosmopolitan city of Tel Aviv and then enter the magic of the ancient town of Jaffa Dinner and overnight Jerusalem.


Day 2:
After breakfast begin tour of Jerusalem at Mt. Of Olives.  Enjoy the amazing panoramic view over the Old City & the Temple Mount. If possible visit at Gethsemane, where Jesus spent the night before his arrest. Drive to Dung Gate and enter the Old City. Walk to Western Wall and continue across the Muslim Quarter to the Via Dolorosa, along which Jesus walked bowed under the weight of the Cross. Visit Church of Holy Sepulcher, Cross Armenian & Jewish Quarter to  Mt. Zion for visit of the Last Supper Room and Dormition Abbey.   Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.


Day 3:
After breakfast drive to Bethlehem.  (Bethlehem is under jurisdiction of Palestinian authority, visit is subject to the situation).   Visit to the Church of Nativity and Rachel's Tomb and Shepherd's Field.   In the afternoon enjoy a city tour of  West Jerusalem including the Parliament Hill.  Visit the Israel Museum and Mount Herzel and continue to Yad Vashem – the astounding Holocaust Museum. Return to hotel. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.


Day 4:
After breakfast drive to the real and the virtual Caesaria – with the new pavilion of computer animated history of times when the city was ruled by Julius Caesar. Tour of the ancient port and  the Roman theatre.  Continue to Haifa to visit Bahais Gardens. to see the  Golden Dome of the Bahai Temple  and then walk around the beautiful gardens.  See Stella Maris perched high atop Mt. Carmel and the Church of Elijah, and enjoy one of the most stunning beauty spots in Israel where Mt. Carmel skims the bay of Haifa.  Dinner and overnight Tiberias.


Day 5:
After breakfast drive along the shores of the Sea of Galilee.  Enjoy a boat ride on the lake and visit Capernaum to see the ruins of the ancient synagogue, Taghba the Temple of Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes and the Mount of Beautitudes.  Enjoy the panoramic view of the Golan Heights.  Continue to Yardenite Baptism site on the Jordan River.   Dinner and overnight Tiberias.


Day 6:
After breakfast drive to Nazareth to see the Church of the Annunciation and Mary's well.  Continue to Kfar Cana, the site of the first public miracle and then drive to Mt. Tabor, the site of the Transfiguration of Christ.   In the afternoon drive to Qumeran, the site of the Dead Sea Scrolls.  Dinner and overnight Dead Sea.


Day 7:
After breakfast enjoy a day of leisure at the Dead Sea. Enjoy the opportunity to float in the salty water and experience the theraputic qualities of the mud and minerals unique to this area.  Dinner and overnight  Dead Sea.

Day 8:
After breakfast transfer to Ben Gurion Airport, Tel Aviv for departure from Israel.