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Allan Tour plan, Sept 2019

Sept 7 (SAT)

WELCOME TO ISRAEL!, Pending upon arrival we could visit the highlights of Caesarea   and Megiddo  on our way to Tiberias, where we will spend the first few nights.

O/N: Scots Hotel, Tiberias


Sept 8 (SUN)

Our first full day will be devoted to various sites around the Sea of Galilee: Capernaum Mount of Beatitudes Church of the Multiplication of Loaves and Fishes Church of the Primacy of Peter Magdala “Duc in Altum” Church Sea of Galilee Boat , and an optional group Sail on the Sea of Galilee 

O/N:  Scots Hotel, Tiberias


Sept 9 (MON)

Our second day in the north will be centered around Nazareth  . We will start with a visit to the Church of Annunciation , and S. Joseph Church . We continue strolling in the local market to Synagogue church  and S. Gabriel church  next to Mary’s Well . Next we drive to site of the “First Miracle” – Cana , and end the day with exploring the “Forgotton city” of Sepphoris / Zippori 

O/N: Scots Hotel, Tiberias


Sept 10 (TUE)

Heading to Jerusalem, we will make a few stops on the way. We could conduct a baptism ceremony in Yardenit  or Qasr el-Yahud .

At Qumran   we can have lunch and learn about the famous discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls, and if time permits we will also visit the Good Samaritan Inn  , before heading into Jerusalem. 

In the afternoon you could also go to the Israel Museum    to review its highlights, mainly the “Shrine of the Book” ; the Model of the Second Temple ; the Jewish Art and Life Wing ; and the Archaeological Wing .

O/N:  Villa Brown,  Jerusalem


Sept 11 (WED)

Our first day in Jerusalem will be devoted to explore “where it all began” – City of David  . We will review King David’s Palace Area G  Warren’s shaft  , the Canaanite Tunnel , possible David’s Tomb  , or walk along Hezekiah’s Tunnel   to the Pool of Siloam  , and then asend up Herodian Drainage Channel  to the Southern Wall Archaeological Park   and Davidson Center 

After a lunch break we will visit Western wall  , and then Holy Christian sites on Mount Zion , namely the site of the Last Supper (“Cenacle “), and Dormition Abbey .

In the evening you have the option of going to the Tower of David Night Spectacular .

O/N:   Villa Brown,  Jerusalem


Sept 12 (THUR)

 This day is all about holy Christian sites in the Christian quarter in Jerusalem: Pools of Bethesda , the trial site of Jesus, the “Stations of the Cross” (Via Dolorosa ), and the components of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre  Golgotha Stone of Unction Tomb of Jesus Tomb of Joseph of Arimathea ; and the Chapel of the finding of the Cross .

O/N: Villa Brown,  Jerusalem


Sept 13 (FRI)

We start with a visit to a site related to the childhood of John the Baptist – Ein Karem  . We stroll in the village, and see the impressive John Baharim Church  .

For lunch we head back to the city and explore Mahane Yehudah Market   , and possibly the Ultra Orthodox neighborhood next to it – Mea Shearim 

We then drive to Mount of Olives Viewpoint , and review Sacred Christian sites such as Chapel of the Ascension Church of the Pater Noster Garden of Gethsemane , and Grotto of Gethsemane .

Shabbath Shalom!

O/N: Villa Brown, Jerusalem


Sept 14 (SAT)

“Shabbath” (Saturday) will be devoted to a visit of Sites in the West Bank. With an Arab guide you will first drive into Bethlehem  and visit Church of Nativity  , the The Milk Grotto , and the Shepherds’ Field 

Later you will drive to Jericho  and Tel es-Sultan , and possibly take the cable car up to the Mount of Temptation, or visit Saint George Monastery  .

O/N: Villa Brown,  Jerusalem


Sept 15 (SUN)

Checking out, we are heading today to the Southern part of Israel and a visit to Petra!. Our first stop will be Masada  , and later, after lunch and a swim at the Dead Sea , we will drive to Eilat  , with one stop at Timna  to see the Tabernacle Replica , and if time and will permits we could go for a Sailing on the Red Sea .

O/N: Royal Beach hotel, Eilat


Sept 16 (MON)

In the morning we cross into Jordan, and drive up to Wadi Rum where we join a Jeep Tour in Wadi Rum .

In the afternoon we reach Nebi Musa, and in the evning we could experience the Petra Night Tour  .

O/N: Movenpick Petra


Sept 17 (TUE)

An optional early start will enable us to have a camel tour along the  “siq” and into famous Petra . We then return to Eilat border crossing, and drive to up to Mizpe Ramon for the night.

O/N: Beresheet Spa Hotel, Mizpe Ramon.


Sept 18 (WED)

After enjoying the ammenties of the Spa hotel we check out and head to Tel-Aviv, with an optional stop at Tel Lachish  Battle site of David and Goliath , and an afternoon optional tour of Jaffa .

O/N: Market House hotel, Tel-Aviv


Sept 19 (THUR)

Departure, FAIRWELL!