Day 1- Depart USA
Depart Boston airport for overnight flight to Tel Aviv via Munich.
Day 2 - Arrive in Israel
Arrive in Tel Aviv. Meet coach and guide, and transfer to 4 St. Josephs Hotel,
Bethlehem, for 2 nights with dinner & breakfast.
Day 3 - Bethlehem
Full day in Bethlehem. Visit the Church of
the Nativity and see the birthplace of Jesus
and the Holy Manger. See the Churches of St
Catherine, St Jerome, St Joseph, and the Holy
Innocents. Lunch at hotel. Afternoon visit the
lovely Milk Grotto, and the Shepherds Fields.
Dinner at hotel.
Day 4 - Dead Sea
Morning drive by the Inn of the Good Samaritan, to the Dead Sea. Time to relax or
float on the water near where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found at Qumran. Break
for an opportunity to enjoy lunch. Afternoon drive into Jericho, see the Mount of
Temptation, and the Sycamore tree of Zacchaeus. Drive to Nazareth, and stay at
the 4 Legacy Hotel for 3 nights with breakfast and dinner.
Day 5 - Nazareth
Visit the Basilica of the Annunciation, see
the Cavehome of the Holy Family, Josephs
workshop, and Marys Well. Depart for
Cana and visit the church of the Wedding
Feast site of Jesus first miracle. Renewal
of Wedding Vows for married couples on
the trip. Lunch. Afternoon drive to Mount
Tabor. Ascend by taxi to the Church of the
Transfiguration, and view the Valley of Armageddon. Return to hotel for dinner.
Day 6 - Sea Of Galilee
Boat trip across the Sea of Galilee with relevant Bible readings. Drive to the Mount
of Beatitudes for reading of the great Sermon on the Mount. Lunch of St Peters
Fish. Afternoon visit Capernaum to see the old Synagogue and the excavations of
Peters house. Nearby, visit the church of the Primacy by the sea-shore, and the site
of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish at Tabgha. Continue to Yardinet at the
River Jordan, for renewal of our Baptismal Vows.
Day 7 - Bethany & Tomb of Lazarus
Drive across the Jezreel Valley to Emmaus, where Jesus appeared after His
Resurrection. Lunch. Continue to Bethany for Mass, and visit the Tomb of Lazarus.
Drive into Jerusalem and check into the St. George Hotel for 4 nights with breakfast
Day 8 - Jerusalem
Drive to the Mount of Olives for group photo, and view the Old City. Visit the
Ascension Dome, Pater Noster
church, Dominus Flevit,
Assumption church and Grotto
and the Garden of Gethsemane.
After lunch, visit church of St
Peter in Gallicantu church of the
Cock-Crow, and see the dungeon
where Jesus was held on Holy
Thursday night. Walk around
Mount Zion and visit the church
of the Dormition, Tomb of David,
and Room of the Last Supper.
Return to hotel for dinner.
Day 9 - Via Dolorosa
Early morning Mass in the Holy
Sepulchre. Return to hotel for
breakfast. Morning in the Old City
of Jerusalem. Visit church of St
Anne and Pool of Bethesda. Walk
the Via Dolorosa to the church of
the Holy Sepulchre and the Rock
of Calvary. Visit the Western
Wall. Afternoon free in Jerusalem.
Evening Holy Hour in the Garden
of Gethsemane. Dinner at hotel.
Day 10 - Ein Karem
Morning drive to Ein Karem to visit the church of the Visitation, and church of St
John the Baptist. Visit Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial. After lunch, visit the
Model of Old Jerusalem, and Shrine of the Book. Continue to Nebi Samwil and visit
the tomb of Samuel the prophet. Return to hotel for final dinner.
Day 11 - Farewell to Holy Land
Coach transfer to Tel Aviv airport for early morning return flight to Boston.
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