Visit Israel and explore its Christian roots. Follow Jesus' footsteps through the bible's holy sites and miracles.

Our Holyland tour packages provide you the opportunity to visit Christian highlights and Israel's admirable sites and attractions.

The tours are available at various levels of Israel's finest hotels for you to choose from according to your personal taste and budget.

Our Holyland tour packages include arrival and departure transfers from Ben Gourion airport, accomodation in a wide selection of hotels , touring , entrance fees to sites as described in the itinerary, transportation in air conditioned vehicles and guiding by government licensed English speaking tour guides.

Tour Description

Tour Schedule

Day 1: Sunday

Arrival to Ben Gurion airport.

Overnight in Tel-Aviv

Day 2: Monday

Caesarea/Muhraka/Megiddo/Acre

Caesarea/Muhraka/Megiddo/Acre

Depart Tel Aviv and drive along the coastal plain to Caesarea, once the Roman capital of the region; visit the excavations of the ancient city, the Roman Theater and aqueduct. Proceed to Muhraka, the site of confrontation between Elijah and the prophets of Baal; enjoy the spectacular view of the Jezreel Valley and the lower Galilee. Continue to Megiddo, identified as the site of Armageddon; learn the impressive history of this battle field as you visit the archaeological excavations, including the well-preserved water supply system. Onto Acre to visit the remarkable underground Crusader City and crypt; walk through the Old City, recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site, and visit the local market and harbor. 

Continue to Kinar Galilee hotel for overnight.

Day 3: Tuesday

Tiberias/Capernaum/Banias

Tiberias/Capernaum/Banias

After a short tour of Tiberias, enjoy a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee; visit the Yigal Allon Center where the "Jesus boat," an ancient fishing boat from the 1st century, is displayed. Continue to Capernaum to visit the remains of the 2nd century synagogue. Stop at Tabgha, the site of the Miracle of Fish and Loaves, and visit the Church of Multiplication with its 4th century mosaic floor. Proceed to Mount of Beatitudes, the place where Jesus delivered the Sermon on the Mount. Drive to the Banias springs and tour the Golan Heights.

Return to Kinar Galilee hotel for overnight.

Day 4: Wednesday

Cana/Nazareth/Beit Shean

Cana/Nazareth/Beit Shean

Drive to Cana to visit the Wedding Church, where Jesus performed his first miracle turning water into wine. Continue to Nazareth to visit the Church of Annunciation, Joseph’s workshop and Mary’s well. Proceed to Yardenit, the baptismal site on the Jordan River, followed by a stop at Beit Shean to visit the newly excavated Roman city and amphitheater. Drive along the Jordan Valley to Jerusalem for overnight.

overnight in Jerusalem

Day 5: Thursday

Jerusalem - Old City

Jerusalem - Old City

Drive to Mount of Olives for a panoramic view of the city; visit the Church of All Nations, King David’s Tomb and Room of Last Supper on Mt. Zion. Enter the Old City; walk through the Cardo, the ancient roman road.  Visit the Jewish and Christian quarters; see the Jewish Wailing Wall; view the Temple Mount; walk along the Via Dolorosa and the oriental Bazaar to visit the Church of Holy Sepulchre. Next, drive to the Garden Tomb and enjoy the beautiful gardens and peaceful ambiance. 

Overnight Jerusalem.

Day 6: Friday

Jerusalem – New City and Bethlehem

Jerusalem – New City and Bethlehem

Drive to Ein Karem to visit the Church of Visitation; proceed to Yad Vashem, Israel’s official memorial to the Holocaust. Visit the Israel Museum and the Shrine of the Book, where the Dead Sea scrolls are housed, and the miniature model of Jerusalem as it was during the Second Temple period. Proceed to *Bethlehem, birthplace of Jesus; visit Shepherds' Field; walk through Manger Square to visit the remarkable Church of Nativity. Return to Jerusalem. 

Overnight Jerusalem.

Day 7: Saturday

Qumran/Masada/Dead Sea

Qumran/Masada/Dead Sea

Drive through the Judaean Hills to Qumran Caves, where the Dead Sea scrolls were found; continue along  the shores of the Dead Sea to Masada, the last stronghold of the Jews after the destruction of the Second Temple in 70 AD; ascend Masada by cable car and tour the mountain fortress built by King Herod; visit the remains of the walls, the water cistern and Herod’s Palace; descend by cable car. Continue to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth; enjoy the opportunity to float in the unsinkable water and cover yourself with the mineral rich mud, believed to have therapeutic effects. 

Return to Jerusalem for overnight.

Day 8: Sunday

Departure from Ben Gurion airport

Inclusions

Exclusions

Additional Information

All tours are conducted by government licensed guides and in comfortable air-conditioned vehicles.

Our tours are available in various languages.

Entrance fees are included. Some of the meals are included and some aren't according to the program.     
                                              
Changes in program may occur due to holidays, weather conditions, force majeure or unforeseen circumstances.

Passengers with special needs: wheelchairs, carriages or baby seats need to notify us of their needs in advance.

Tourists are obliged to stay with the guide at all times; modest dress is required for visiting holy sites.  

Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Hat, bathing suit, towel and sun screen for Dead Sea tours.

Valuable belongings should never be left unattended in the vehicle. Rent-a-Guide will not accept responsibility for any loss, injury or damage.

The tour will not be operated on Yom Kippur

Based on local tax laws, Israeli citizens must pay VAT. This tax is not automatically calculated in the total cost of the reservation and must be paid after booking.

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the tour.