Tour departing from Haifa
1. Nazareth the Sea of Galilee and the Golan Heights.
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Guaranteed departure every Friday for $ 100 per person. Minimum 5 participants.
Journey through the hills of Galilee to Nazareth, explore the basilica of the Annunciation, built on the site where the Angel Gabriel announced to Mary that she would be the mother of the Messiah. Pass Canna where Jesus performed his first miracle, turning water into wine.
Then drive to visit Tabgha, where Jesus multiplied the Loaves and the Fishes. On to the Mount of the Beatitude, where Jesus preached the famous Sermon. Now visit Capernaum located on the shores of the Sea of Galilee and considered the center of Jesus’ ministry. See the 5th century Synagogue and the house St. Peter. After lunch, ascend the Golan Heights to Shalom Vista point, built next to an old Syrian bunker.
Enjoy a breathtaking view of the entire Sea of Galilee and the Jordan Valley. Descend the scenic serpent road along the borders of Israel, Jordan and Syria. Our last stop is Yardenit the Baptismal site on the Jordan River
retrun to Haifa
2. Jerusalem and Dead Sea
Guaranteed departure every Saturday for $ 120 per person.
Minimum 4 participants.
Depart Haifa. Drive along the Sharon valley. Detour Tel-Aviv and enjoy the scenic ride eastwards. Ascending the Judean Hills, along the ancient route to Jerusalem. The tour of Jerusalem, begins at the summit of Mount of Olives, enjoy a breathtaking view of the walled old city, and the Temple Mount with its golden dome mosque. Visit the Garden of Gethsemane the site where Jesus was arrested see the church of all nations. Now pass the monuments of Abshalom and Zachria in the Kidron valley.
Your walking tour of the old city of Jerusalem includes: the famous Western Wall, the holiest site in the Jewish world it is believed to be the only remnants of the temple of Jerusalem. It is known as the Wailing Wall because traditionally the Jews have come here mourn the distraction of the temple. The Wall was originally built by King Herod the great in 20bc.
Then, walk through the Arab Bazaar to the Via Dolorosa believed by many to be the route Jesus followed as he carried his cross to Calvary. Visit the church of the Holy Sepulcher on the hill of Golgotha marking the site of Jesus crucifixion, burial and resurrection.
Now pass some of the national landmarks: the Knesset (Israeli parliament), the Israel Museum with the Shrine of the Book the Supreme Court and the president residence.
Depart Jerusalem and descend 3600 feet towards the Dead Sea – the lowest point on earth! To your north you will pass Jericho the oldest city in the world
Before traveling miles of desert and arid rock to arrive at point from which the Qumran Caves are clearly visible. In 1947 a Bedouin shepherd boy discovered the oldest known biblical manuscripts in the world the Dead Sea scrolls.
Drive along the shores of the Dead Sea and stop to have the opportunity to experience the sensation of floating upon the waters of the Dead Sea. The Dead Sea has salt eight times more than the ocean and some say its curative powers can reduce skin allergies and have a smoothing affect on the nervous system. Ascending back the Judean Hills, along the ancient route to Jerusalem.
Drive back to Haifa.
* Please note:
Tour can end at B.G airport or Tel-Aviv for those who so request.
3. Akko, Rosh Hanikra and Zippori
$100 per person. Minimum 5 participants.
Depart Haifa to Acco, visit and explore a city its history dates back almost 4000 years ago, And which played pivotal role during the crusaders period. Experience the Medieval atmosphere.
Descend into the headquarter of the knights of St. John to see the Crypt-made of paved stone floors and, near, there is a stairway leading to a long underground passage believed to be an escape tunnel built by the Crusaders.
Return to surface and explore the Ottoman phase of Acco: see the 18th century Turkish Bazaar, stop at Kahan El-Umdan, and the picturesque Pisan port.
Then drive to Rosh-Hanikra on the Mediterranean. Enjoy a cable car ride to visit the grottos carved into the white choke stone.
Finally drive to visit the Talmudic city of Zippori. See the remains of 2000 years old theatre, a magnificent mosaic floor, in reconstructed roman villa, and colonnaded street.
All above tours include:
• A licensed English-speaking guide driver.
• A new, modern model tourist van.
• Modest dress is required to visit the holy sites.
• The price does not include entrance fees.