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Nazareth & the Sea of Galilee Tours
  • Tour No: 32 Nazareth, Sea of Galilee, the Golan Height (available daily)

    The Bible, ancient and modern history and geography are interwoven into the fertile Jezreel Valley and Lower Galilee Region. We shall follow the trails of Christianity and Judaism to the Sea of Galilee and experience the spirituality of the land.

    • Depart:
      08:00- Pick up from hotel in Tel Aviv / Jerusalem.
    • Itinerary:

      Drive north through the Sharon Plain and the Carmel coast, passing Zichron Yaakov on the way, continue northeast through Menashe hills to Nazareth, renowned as the hometown of Jesus, and an important Israel pilgrimage and religious center. During the time of Jesus Nazareth was a small and insignificant agricultural village, however modern day Nazareth is a bustling, growing city, home to the largest Arab community in Israel. Visit the Church of the Annunciation, the church of St. Joseph and the old city market.

      Proceed via Cana of Galilee, view of the church of the Wedding situated on the traditional site of Jesus 1st miracle.

       

      Travel through the Turan valley to the Sea of Galilee, arrive in Tiberias overlooking the Sea of Galilee for a short sightseeing tour. Tiberias, named after the Roman Emperor Tiberius, is one of the four holy cities to Judaism in Israel.

       

      Drive along the Sea of Galilee passing Magdala and Geinosar on the way, visit the holy sites including the Mt. of Beatitudes, Tabgha-the Church of the Multiplication, and Capernaum.

       

      We continue further east ascending to the Golan Heights (the south part), stop at Hashalom lookout, enjoy a breathtaking view of the Kinrot valley and the Sea of Galilee. On our way back we make a short stop at Yardenit-the baptismal site on the Jordan river. 

    • Return to Hotel:
      Ending till 18:00.
    • Price per person in USD for a private guided tour:
      • No. of Passengers:
        Price ($) per person :
      • 1
        690
      • 2
        350
      • 3
        235
      • 4
        195
      • 5
        155
      • 6
        125
      • 7-8
        120
      • 9-10
        95
    • Price includes:
      • 1) Service of a personal Government licensed English speaking driver/guide
      • 2) Deluxe comfortable government licensed tourist vehicle.
      • 3) Pick up/drop off at hotel..
      • 4) Sightseeing as per the itinerary.
      • 5) Entrance fees.
    • Remarks:

      1) Lunch/drinks en route are not included.
      2) Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.

      3)The tour from/to Jerusalem travels along the Jordan valley.

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  • Tour No: 34Caesarea, Haifa, Nazareth, Sea of Galilee (available daily)
    The wide open spaces and sandy beaches of the Coastal Plain have served as the entry point to Israel over the ages - from the ancient port of Caesarea, which was also its capital for many years, to the moden port of Haifa, one of Israel's modern day major cities. To complete our journey we will travel inland to the Bibleland of the Lower Galilee and the Plain of Armageddon.
    • Depart:
      08:00 - Pick up from the hotel in Tel Aviv / Jerusalem.
    • Itinerary:

      Drive north along the Sharon Coast to Caesarea Maritima. Its antiquities park is one of Israel’s most impressive parks, housing unique buildings from various periods, standing side by side over an area of 500 dunams (125 acres). There are architectural remains ranging from the Hellenistic period (the 3rd century BCE) to the Crusader period (the 12th century), when Caesarea was a port city and served many years as Israel’s capital.

      Visit the Roman theater, see the recent archaeological excavations with the Marine Palace, the Hippodrome, the Bath house, walk into the Crusader city, view of the Ancient Port, the Byzantine street and the Aqueduct.

      Continue to the city of Haifa, the 3rd largest city of Israel and its main sea port, ascend Mt.Carmel, enjoy a panoramic view of the city, the Bay and the Bahai Gardens (world center of the Bahai faith).

      We proceed eastward to the lower Galilee, visit the city of Nazareth renowned as the hometown of Jesus, and an important pilgrimage and religious center.

      During the time of Jesus Nazareth was a small and insignificant agricultural village, however modern day Nazareth is a bustling, growing city, home to the largest Arab community in Israel. Visit the Church of the Annunciation, the church of St.Jospeh and the old city market. 

      Travel via Cana of Galilee, passing the church of the Wedding situated on the traditional site of Jesus 1st miracle, continuel through the Turan valley to the Sea of Galilee, arrive in Tiberias overlooking the Sea of Galilee for a short sightseeing tour.

      Tiberias named after  the Roman Emperor Tiberius is one of the four holy cities of Judaism in Israel. Drive along the Sea of Galilee passing Magdala and Geinosar on the way, visit the holy sites including the Mt. of Beatitudes, Tabgha-the Church of the Multiplication and Capernaum.

      On our way back we make a short stop at Yardenit-the Jordan river baptismal site. Proceed through Yavneel valley, Kefar Tavor, view of Mt.Tabor (Mt.of Transfiguration), drive through the Jezreel valley (the plain of Armageddon) and along Iron valley, return to hotel.

    • Return to Hotel:
      Ending till 18:00.
    • Price per person in USD for a private guided tour:
      • No. of Passengers:
        Price ($) per person :
      • 1
        690
      • 2
        370
      • 3
        255
      • 4
        215
      • 5
        175
      • 6
        145
      • 9-10
        115
    • Price includes:
      • 1) Service of a personal Government licensed English speaking driver/guide.
      • 2) Deluxe comfortable government licensed tourist vehicle.
      • 3) Pick up/drop off at hotels .
      • 4) Sightseeing as per the itinerary.
      • 5) Entrance fees.
    • Remarks:
      1) Lunch/drinks en route are not included.
      2) Modest attire is required when visiting the holy sites (no shorts).
      3)Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
      4)Prices apply for a pick up/drop off in Tel Aviv, a supplement of $140 per vehicle will apply for a pick up/drop off in Jerusalem.
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  • Tour No: 30Megiddo, Mt.Gilboa, Bet Shean, Mt.Tabor, Nazareth (available daily)

    The amazing stories of the Bible will come to life as we travel through the beautiful Plain of Armageddon, the Gilboa mountain range and the Jordan Valley. An unforgettable and fascinating journey back in time.

    • Depart:
      08:00 Pick up from the hotel Tel Aviv / Jerusalem.
    • Itinerary:

      Travel north through the Sharon Plain and along the Via Maris passing through the Iron Valley to Megiddo (UNESCO'S World Heritage). Visit the mound of Megiddo overlooking the Jezreel Valley, known also as the Plain of Armageddon, scene of the battle of the End of Days (Revelation 16, 14-21). See the Museum, the archaeological excavations and walk through the 9th century B.C.E water tunnel.

      Continue to Mt.Gilboa ("Ye mountains of Gilboa let there be no dew, neither let there be rain upon you" Samuel B, 1:21), overlooking the Jezreel Valley and enjoy the breathtaking view.

      We descend to the valley passing the Sachne springs (Gan Hashlosha) time and weather permitting enjoy swimming in the warm water, proceed to the nearby city of Beth Shean (Scythopolis), visit the National Park, including the Biblical site and the impressive Roman / Byzantine City devastated by an earthquake in 749 C.E.

       

      Drive to the Lower Galilee, ascend to Mt.Tabor to enjoy a breathtaking view of the surroundings and visit the local Church of Transfiguration.

       

      Our next and last stop for today is the city of Nazareth, the hometown of Jesus family, we visit the church of the Annunciation and the church of St. Joseph and stroll through local market.

    • Return to Hotel:
      Ending till 19:00.
    • Price per person in USD for a private guided tour:
      • No. of Passengers:
        Price ($) per person :
      • 1
        665
      • 2
        350
      • 3
        245
      • 4
        205
      • 5
        170
      • 6
        150
      • 7-8
        130
      • 9-10
        115
    • Price includes:
      • 1) Service of a personasl Government licensed English speaking driver/guide.
      • 2) Deluxe comfortable government licensed tourist vehicle.
      • 3) Pick up/drop off at hotel.
      • 4) Sightseeing as per the itinerary.
      • 5) Entrance fees.
    • Remarks:

      1) Lunch/drinks en route are not included.
      2) Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.

      3)The tour from/to Jerusalem, travels along the Jordan valley.

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  • Tour No: 31Megiddo, Moshav Nahalal, Beit Shearim, Nazareth, Zippori (available daily)
    Ancient and modern, Bible stories and pioneering, Judaism and Christianity, Jews and Arabs - the tapestry and weave that is Israel is revealed during this captivating tour through the ages.
    • Depart:
      08:00 - Pick up from the hotel in Tel Aviv / Jerusalem.
    • Itinerary:
      Drive north through the Sharon Plain and along the Via Maris passing through the Iron Valley to Megiddo (UNESCO'S World Heritage). Visit the mound of Megiddo overlooking the Jezreel Valley known also as the Plain of Armageddon, scene of the battle of the End of Days (Revelation 16, 14-21). See the Museum, the archaeological excavations and walk through the 9th century B.C.E water tunnel.

      Continue to the Nahalal, tour of this agricultural settlement, the first communal farming community founded in the Jezreel Valley in1921. Its name derives from a Biblical village and its trademark layout is based on concentric circles, with the public buildings in the center, next the homesteads, the farm buildings and followed by ever-widening circles of gardens and fields.

      Proceed to Beit Shearim, site of an important ancient Hellenistic and Roman city and one of the bases during the Jewish revolt against the Romans. Visit the famous catacombs that housed the tombs of rich Jewish families as well as that of Rabbi Yehuda Hannasi.

      Continue to Nazareth, renowned as the hometown of Jesus, and an important pilgrimage and religious center. During the time of Jesus Nazareth was a small and insignificant agricultural village, however modern day Nazareth is a bustling, growing city, home to the largest Arab community in Israel. Visit the Church of the Annunciation, the church of St.Jospeh and the old city market.

      Our tour will end with a visit to Tzippori also known as Sepphoris, a site with a rich and diverse historical and architectural legacy that includes Assyrian, Hellenistic, Judean, Babylonian, Roman, Byzantine, Islamic, Crusader, Arabic and Ottoman influences. Biblical archeologists believe that the parents of the Virgin Mary, Anna and Joachim, were natives of Tzippori, which also served as a center of Jewish religious and spiritual life in the Galilee. Visit some of the notable structures at the site and see some of the many mosaics.
    • Return to Hotel:
      Ending till 18:00
    • Price per person in USD for a private guided tour:
      • No. of Passengers:
        Price ($) per person :
      • 1
        660
      • 2
        345
      • 3
        240
      • 4
        200
      • 5
        165
      • 6
        145
      • 7-8
        125
      • 9-10
        110
    • Price includes:
      • 1) Service of a personal Government licensed English speaking driver/guide.
      • 2) Deluxe comfortable government licensed tourist vehicle.
      • 3) Pick up/drop off at hotel..
      • 4) Sightseeing as per the itinerary.
      • 5) Entrance fees.
    • Remarks:

      1) Lunch/drinks en route are not included.
      2) Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.

      3)Tour from/to Jerusalem, travels along the Jordan valley. 

    • Photos:
    • Recommended Restaurants:
    • Special Events:
    • Share  |  
      Special reduced prices for your online reservation
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