Day 1 – Monday 15th October Manchester – Tel Aviv
Take a low cost airline flight from Manchester Airport to Tel Aviv. Meeting and assistance and transfer to Netanya for overnight stay.
Day 2 – Tuesday 16th October Netanya – Tiberias
Full day sightseeing on transfer to Tiberias. Visiting Caesarea Maratima, Megiddo, and Safed. Dinner and overnight stay in Tiberias
Day 3 – Wednesday 17th October Sea of Galilee
Full day sightseeing in and around the Sea of Galilee (Lake Kineret). Visit, Mount of Beatitudes, Capernaum, Kibbutz Nof Ginosar and the ‘Jesus Boat, Boat ride on the Sea of Galilee and the traditional baptismal site of Yardenit. Dinner and overnight stay in Tiberias
Day 4 Thursday 18th October Tiberias – Jerusalem
Full day sightseeing on transfer to Jerusalem, visiting Mt Tabor the site of the Transfiguration, The Biblical Gardens of Yad Hashmona, celebrate Communion at the Garden Tomb overnight Jerusalem
Day 5 Friday 19th October Jerusalem
Full day sightseeing, City of David, Temple Mount, Western Wall and the Tunnels, Hezekiah’s Tunnel end the day at the Haas Promenade. Visit an Israeli Family http://shabbatofalifetime.com/
Day 6 Saturday 20th October Jerusalem
Visit Christ Church (join in worship if possible), visit the Friends of Zion Museum, The Israel Museum and the Shrine of Book (Dead Sea Scrolls) and the Model of the Old City end the day at Yad Veshem the Museum of the Holocaust. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.
Day 7 Sunday 21st October Old Jerusalem – Bethlehem
Full day sightseeing starting at the Mt. of Olives, walk down the Palm Sunday route, visiting the Church of Dominus Flevit and the Church of the Agony at the Garden of Gethsemane. Enter the Old City, visit the Pool of Bethesda, St Anne’s Church, Ecco Homo, Via Dolorosa, Church of the Holy Sepulchre; in the afternoon visit Bethlehem and Manger Square and the Grotto. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.
Day 8 Monday 22nd October Dead Sea
Visit Genesis Land, Ein Gedi, Qumran and Masada – time permitting a float in the Dead Sea. Dinner and overnight in Dead Sea.
Day 9 Tuesday 23rd October The Negev Desert
Drive to Timna to see the Tabernacle in the Desert, drive the Beersheba visit Abraham’s Well Dinner and overnight Beersheba
Day 10 Wednesday 24th October Beersheba- Tel Aviv
Drive to Jaffa – see the House of Simon the Tanner, visit Independence Hall enjoy a city tour of Tel Aviv Dinner and overnight Tel Aviv
Day 11 Thursday 25th October Tel Aviv – Manchester
Morning at leisure afternoon transfer to Ben Gurion airport for flight home.