The “Chapel of the Ascension” marks by Christian tradition the spot from where Jesus ascended to Heaven from Mount of Olives after his ressurection (Acts 1).
Although a highly important Christian site, it is held by the Muslims Religious authority (The Waqf), has a minaret, and the Muslims charge 5 NIS entrance fee from every visitor.
Book a Private Tour to the Chapel of the Ascension
The Chapel of the Ascension is on Mount of Olives and takes about 1 hours to explore.
Points of Interest in the Area
|Mount of Olives Viewpoint|
|Day tour in Jerusalem|