Visit the Holy Land sites of Nazareth, Tagbha, Capernaum and the Sea of Galilee on a comprehensive full-day tour from Jerusalem. See the Church of the Annunciation, the Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish and much more.
What to Expect
Enjoy a full-day exploring some of the most significant holy sites in Israel on a full-day excursion by coach from Jerusalem. The 12-hour tour sets out from the city early in the morning and drives along the scenic coast via Tel Aviv and the plain of Armageddon to Nazareth.
Arrive in Nazareth and visit St. Joseph’s Church and the Church of the Annunciation. The largest Roman Catholic church in the Middle East, the Church of the Annunciation is, according to tradition, the scene of the annunciation of the Virgin Mary. The architect Giovanni Muzio built the striking new basilica in the 1960s.
Continue onwards via Kfar Kana to view the Mount of Beatitudes and Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish at Tabgha. Set on the northwest shore of the Sea of Galilee, you will stop to view the sea, and continue to the nearby ruins of the ancient synagogue of Capernaum.
Visit Tiberias on the western shore of the Sea of Galilee, considered one of the 4 Holy Cities of Judaism, along with Jerusalem, Hebron and Safed. Drive to the Jordan River at Yardenit, where guest are invited to receive an optional baptismal service.
You will return to Jerusalem via a scenic route that takes in views of Mt. Tabor, the site of the transfiguration.
- Professional guide
- Transport in air-conditioned coach
- Pick-up and drop-off
- Entry fees
What's Not Included
- Food and drinks
- Tips (optional)
- Baptism on the Jordan River
What to Remember
• Modest dress is required for holy sites
• At 05:50, transfer from Jerusalem to join the tour in Tel Aviv
• Tour is not suitable for children under the age of 4