MINI ISRAEL 6 days / 5 Nights (HT 601)• Day 1 Flight into Tel Aviv Fly into Tel Aviv Airport, where you will be greeted and transferred to your hotel in Tiberias for a two-night stay. Day 2 Lakeside Ministry,Nazareth, Cana and MountTaboDrive around the Sea of Galilee,driving around the shores to visitthe Mount of Beatitudes whereJesus gave the Sermon on theMount; Tabgha where themiracle of the feeding of the fivethousand took place, andCapernaum which was thecentre of Jesus’ Galileanministry.
MINI ISRAEL 6 days / 5 Nights (HT 601)Continue to Nazareth, the town that was the boyhood home of Jesus, including avisit to the Basilica of the Annunciation which was built over part of what isbelieved to have been Mary’s home, and commemorates the visit of theAngel Gabriel. Drive to the villageof Cana where Jesus performedhis first miracle of turning waterinto wine at a wedding feast.End the day with a visit toMount Tabor, traditional sceneof the Transfiguration.Return to your hotel fordinner and overnight.
MINI ISRAEL 6 days / 5 Nights (HT 601)• Day 3 The Jordan Valley, Beth Shan & Jericho After breakfast, leave your hotel heading south to Beth Shan, site of extensive archaeological excavations and the best-preserved amphitheatre in the country. Drive down the fertile Jordan valley to Jericho, a desert oasis, one of the oldest cities in the world and famous for its destruction by Joshua. Continue to Jerusalem and drive to the top of the Mount of Olives for a first view over the Golden City. Arrive at your Jerusalem/Bethlehem hotel for dinner and a 3 night stay.
MINI ISRAEL 6 days / 5 Nights (HT 601)• Day 4 Tour of Old Jerusalem Begin your tour on Mount Zion to see the Cenacle or Upper Room where traditionally Jesus and His disciples shared the Last Supper, and the Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu where Jesus was brought to trial before the High Priest. Enter the Old City of Jerusalem through the Zion Gate and walk through the Jewish Quarter past the Roman Cardo.
MINI ISRAEL 6 days / 5 Nights (HT 601)See the famous Western“Wailing” Wall sacred to theJews, and the golden Dome ofthe Rock on the TempleMount. Then follow theStations of the Cross along theVia Dolorosa which marksJesus’ traditional route toCalvary where He wascrucified, over which theChurch of the Holy Sepulchrenow stands.Visit the tranquil GardenTomb.Dinner and overnight inJerusalem/Bethlehem.
MINI ISRAEL 6 days / 5 Nights (HT 601)• Day 5 Mount of Olives & Bethlehem; the new city Walk down the Mount of Olives from the chapel of the Ascension to see the Pater Noster church where the Lord’s prayer is displayed in many different languages, and Dominus Flevit with its tear-drop shapes dome, traditionally where Jesus wept over Jerusalem.
MINI ISRAEL 6 days / 5 Nights (HT 601)Continue to the Garden of Gethsemane at the foot of the hill, to visitthe Church of the Agony and see the ancient olive trees. Drive toBethlehem (if possible) where the Church of the Nativity is builtover the traditional site of Jesus’ birth. In the afternoon drive throughthe New City of Jerusalem, viewing the Knesset and the IsraelMuseum. End the day with a visit to the moving Yad-VashemHolocaust memorial.Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem/Bethlehem.
MINI ISRAEL 6 days / 5 Nights (HT 601)• Day 6 Return Flight You will be transferred to Tel-Aviv airport for your return flight home.