2 DAYS - Galilee & Golan Heights

Day 1
Begin the tour at the holy town Nazareth, the hometown of Jesus and one of the most sacred places in the Christian faith.   Visit the Church of the Annunciation that is believed to be built at the exact spot where Angel Gabriel announced to Mary that she would give birth to the Son of God.

Drive through Cana of Galilee, the site of the first public miracle,  and follow the trail of miracles to the shores of the Sea of Galilee.

Once at the Sea of Galilee visit Tabgha, the site of the Miracle of the Loaves and Fish, Capernaum to see the ruins of the ancient synagogue and settlement that is also said to be the place where Jesus lived and the Mt. of  Beautitudes where Jesus was said to deliver the Sermon on the Mount.

In the afternoon drive to the magical city of Safed,  the city of the Kabala.  One of the four most holy cities in Israel Safed is known for its rich history and mysticism.   Visit the synagogue and the artists’ colony through the simply stunning cobbled streets and enjoy the magic of it's beauty and atmosphere.

Overnight in a Galilee Kibbutz hotel

Day 2
From the foot of Mount Hermon visit the ancient city of Banias. This National Park holds a great combination of natural beauty and rich history and a magnificent panoramic view from the Golan Heights, overlooking the Sea of Galilee.

From Banias continue towards Katzrin, stopping on the way for a view over the ruins of the city of Kuneitra. Katzrin, the capital of Golan, is home to the famous Golan Winery.  After a visit to the winery continue to Mitzpe Shalom to enjoy breathtaking view of the Sea of Galilee.

Continue to “Yardenit Baptism Site”  on the Jordan River.  Because of its religious significance this sacred Baptismal complex near the Sea of Galilee attracts tourists and pilgrims from all over the world.

Driving through the scenic landscapes arrive at Beit Shean, an active archeological dig of an ancient city, located in the enchanted Jordan River Valley.