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Israel Christian tours

Day 1:  Arrive at the holy land and travel to our hotel in Nazareth/Tiberias.

The remainder of the day is free to walk, relax, and have dinner. The time is right for a personal devotional to know each other.
Dinner And Over Night In Nazareth Or Tiberias

Day 2 :  Sea of Galilee, Capernaum’ Tabha,Mt of beatitudes , Yardenit
we will visit jesus ministry around the sea of galilee followed by a boat ride on the sea of galilee , visit mount of beautitudes (mat 5, 6 7 & 8 ) where jesus preached the sermon on the mount , see the famous chapel, constructed in 1939 by the noted architect Antonio Barluzzi and enjoy the view .

We continue to capernaum (mat 4:13, mat 13:54 Mat 17:24 luke 7 mark 1:2 john 4:46 john 4:54 where is believed to have been jesus home and the centre of his ministry, here we can stand in what is left of the synagogue in which jesus ministered and where he performed many miracles and its in Capernaum where peter’s mother –in-law lived and was healed.
We visit jesus synagogue and the house of st.peter. proceed to the primacy of peter, where jesus appeared to his disciples after the resurrection and where he performed the miraculous catch of the 153 fish and conferred church authority upon peter, visit Tabgha-the site of the feeding of the 5000 and primacy of peter (mat 13, mark 45 & john 21) church of multiplication with its 4th century mosaic floor.
Lunch at st peter’s fish. We will travel to Yardenit-the baptismal site of jesus
(mat 3:13-17: mark 1:9-11:luke 3:21-22:john 1:29-34) right at the Jordan river . At the northern side of the sea of galilee. Dinner And Over Night In Nazareth / Tiberias

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Day 3:   Megiddo -Nazareth -Cana of galilee
Following breakfast, we travel through the Jezreel Valley to Megiddo, the Armageddon Battlefield, where archaeologists have unearthed 20 levels of civilization.

Mt Tabor where tradition places the transfiguration of Jesus.. then proceed toNazareth the home town of Jesus, holy mary and st joseph, this was their home after the holy family returned from fleeing to Egypt to escape herod the great’s soldiers (luke 4:16 luke 4:29, matthew 2:23) visit church of the annunciation, holy mary’s house and st. joseph’s workshop.

Proceed to cana, we visit the wedding church where we renew our marriage vows at the place where jesus performed his first public miracle, the turning of
water into wine at the wedding feast(john 2:1john 2-11) Shopping
Dinner and overnight in Nazareth /Tiberias

Day 4:   Golan Heights, Caesarea Philippi .-EILABOUN VILLAGE
we start with travelling to Golan Heights, where we’ll inspect some amazing archeological sites, as well as the flora, fauna and people of this zone. We’ll also mention its biblical and historical context .Next stop AT Caesarea Philippi, the site of Peter’s Confession.

Pm visit Eilaboun Village –Visit The Church Of St Peter …
Then Meeting With Locals Of The Village For Folklore Evening
Dinner And Over Night In Nazareth / Tiberias

Day 5 :  Caesarea-Haifa –Mt Carmel –Akko
We travel along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea to Caesarea Martima, where Gentiles first heard the Good News from Peter and were baptized.
We’ll see the Roman Amphitheatre, hippodrome, a film on history and the remains of this famous port city, and aqueduct, and then journey on Haifa visit Bahai Gardens , Stella Maris and then proceed to Mt. Carmel, where Elijah challenged King Ahab and the prophets of Baal.

Pm visit Akko –old city of akko
Dinner And Over Night In Nazareth/Tiberias

DAY 6:  Jericho –Qumran –Dead Sea
We pass ancient Jericho and visit the Sycamore tree which Zaccheus the tax collector climbed to get a view of Jesus. We will also visit the Mt. Temptation which Christ was tempted by the devil during his 40days fast and view from a distance this city famed as the oldest city in the world.
Before coming to the Jordan River (Queser El Yehud) the Israeli side of Bethany Beyond the Jordan, the place where John the Baptist baptized Jesus, where Elijah and Elisha crossed the Jordan as well as the area where the children of Israel led by Joshua entered the Promised Land.Paragraph

Afterwards we pass near Ein Gedi, Next, we visit Qumran Caves where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered. This afternoon we will take part in the Genesis Land in Abraham’s Tent, where we enjoy a trip back in time: a reliving of life in the time of the Patriarchs, complete with costume, dramatic presentation and camel ride-Dead Sea
Dinner And Over Night In Bethlehem

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Day 7:  Jerusalem
start our day from the top of Mount olives where the Lord ascended into heaven(acts 1) we will have a view across the kidron valley to the eastern gate where the prince of peace will enter (Ezekiel 44). Visit the church of Ascension and we pass by Pater Noster church and visit Donius Flevit where the “lord wept” as he beheld the Holy city.

Though Palm Sunday road proceed down to the Gethsemane where you will see 2000 year old olive trees that date back to the time of Christ.Bascillica of the Agony and Tomb of st.mary a dimly-lit, below-ground church where a Christian tradition says the mother of Jesus was buried. The traditional house of Caipas where peter denied Jesus thrice and where Jesus was kept in the dungeon.

Drive to Mt.Zion, visit the upper room (Luke 22), lord’s supper, visit king david tomb, dormition abbey, the cenacle room of his master, where two major events in the early Christian church are commemorated: The last supper and the coming of the holy spirt on the apostles and walk through the Jewish quarter.

Visit St Peter at Galicantu on of the most tricking churches in Jerusalem commemorates the apostle peter’s triple denial of his master, his immediate repentance and his reconciliation with Christ after the resurrection.

Dinner And Over Night In Bethlehem

DAY 8 :  Bethlehem And Jerusalem
Visit Bethlehem –Visit the Church of the Nativity (birthplace of Jesus Christ), then the Milk grotto. place where the Holy Family found refuge during the “slaughter of the innocents”, before they could flee to Egypt. The name is derived from the story that a “drop of milk” of the Virgin Mary fell on the floor of the cave and changed its colour to white.

proceed to Shepherds filled where an angel appeared to announce the birth of Jesus.

Pm the old city of Jerusalem –visit St.Anne church and the pool of Bethesda.

We will walk the stations of the Way of the cross-the via dolorosa the way of the cross (14 stations of the cross ) to visit Judgement hall of pilate, church of flagellation all the way to church of the holy sepulcher (matthew 27, 33:57, 28:10).

We visit calvary, Golgotha and western wall (wailing wall) in the old city of Jerusalem
Tomb Of Lazarus
Dinner And Over Night In Bethlehem

DAY 9:  Emmaus Nicopolis –Abu Gosh -Ein Karem-Lod -Jaffa
visit Emmaus Nicopolis is the village in which Jesus first appeared after the Resurrection – Abu Gosh
Visit Ein Karem and see the birth place and church of the St. John the Baptist and the basilica of the Visitation (where Mary visited her cousin Elizabeth) also visit Mary’s spring.
Proceed to Lod -Visit st Georges church

And then visit Jaffa -St Peters Church – site of the Healing of Tabitha by St Pater. -Simon the Tanner’s House.
Dinner And Over Night In Bethlehem

Day 10 :  Leaving Back Home
After Breakfast .. Transfer to Ben gurion Air Port

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Bon Voyage