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Nazareth, Capernaum and the Jordan River - Day tour

Highlights
  • Old City of Nazareth
  • Church of Annunciation and the Grotto of the Annunciation
  • St Joseph Church
  • Sea of Galilee
  • Capernaum
  • Tabgha
  • Church of the Multiplication
  • Church of the Primacy of St. Peter
  • Jordan River
  • Yardenit Baptismal Site
Description

                                       NAZARETH DAY TOUR TIME TABLE


06:00 - pickup from Jerusalem Hotels

07:20 - 07:50 – pickup from Tel Aviv Hotels

09:30 Start the tour around Nazareth

Lunch break 

Visit the sites along the Sea of Galilee, passing by the city of Tiberias

Finalizing the day at the Jordan river - Yardenit

Return transfer arrival in Tel Aviv ~ 18:00 / in Jerusalem ~ 19:00

Please note that due to traffic the times might vary.


                                     NAZARETH DAY TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

                               
We've put together a Christian Pilgrimage Tour day which will take you see all of the main Christian Pilgrimage sites in Northern Israel in only one day. 

The tour leaves from all major hotels in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Netanya and Herzliya.

 

                                     NAZARETH DAY TOUR DESCRIPTION

          
Take in the ancient city of Nazareth, where Jesus spent his first years, and see the Church of Annunciation, the place where the archangel Gabriel appeared to Mary to tell her about the birth of Jesus. 

Go on to the Sea of Galilee and visit the ruins at Capernaum , the city which was home to the apostles Simon, James, Peter, Andrew and John, and which was the scene of several of the miracles performed by Jesus. 

Stop at Tabgha, the traditional site of the Miracle of the Multiplication of the Loaves and the Fishes and the site of the Church of the Multiplication

See Tiberias on the way to the baptismal site of Yardenit, the place where the Jordan River flows out of the Sea of Galilee and into the Dead Sea. Every year, millions of tourists flock here to get baptized.

Please note that you will be taken to a souvenir shop as part of the tour where you can (but are in no manner required to) purchase souvenirs and locally produced goods.

Looking for a two days Nazareth tour.



Weekly Availability
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English
English/French
English/German
English/Spanish
Included
  • Transportation to and from your hotel.
  • You will be accompanied at all times by a bilingual licensed tour guide who speaks English and a second language.
  • All entrance fees are included.
Not included
  • Meals
Meeting Point
Tour runs on: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Pick up from the lobby of your hotel as follows:

6:00am Jerusalem hotels
7:00am Herzliya hotels
7:20am Tel Aviv hotels
8:30am Netanya hotels

Choose your starting point city and your drop-off city - these can be different from one another. For instance you can start the tour in Tel Aviv and end it in Jerusalem, or the other way round. Some combinations might add an extra fee. Please check the booking process under "Options".
Dropoff Point
Return between 5:00pm - 6:30pm at the hotel pick-up.
Additional Info
Restaurant stop for lunch:
Before reaching the restaurant the guide will inform you about the menu, the price and options available.(approx 25 USD).

If you prefer a "light meal" please ask for the cheaper option - "selection of salads".The speciality of the area is St.Peter's fish but if you don't like fish, there's a variety of meat...If you don't wish to eat at this specific restaurant, you of course don't have to and you can bring your own lunch with you on the tour !

Baptize option in Jordan river:
It is generally possible for those who want to baptised at the Yardenit to do it. We do not, however, organize it.You should take in account that sometimes there might be circumstances such as bad weather or heavy traffic which can make it impossible, so it is not guaranteed.We recommend that in the morning of your tour you speak to your tour guide and let him/her know that you are interested to baptise at the Yardenit. Please note that there are no religious leaders on site for the baptism. The baptism is self performed and time restricted.

Note: modest dress (no shorts or sleeveless shirts) and head covering are required for visiting holy sites.

Choose between a tourist or business class tour:
A business class tour guarantees that you will be in a small group of no more than 19 participants.
Choose this for a more intimate and personal experience.

The tour is conducted bilingual - please see guaranteed language options at "Weekly Availability" overview.

Cancellation Policy:
Any cancellation prior to 48 hours advance of departure will incur a fee of USD8$ for the refund procedure.
Upon notice 48 - 24 hours advance of departure = 25% of the total sum.
No refund for cancellation upon 24 hours advance of departure.

Discounts:
10% discount on daily tours granted to children under 12 years old and students with a valid international student card
25% discount on daily tours for children under 7 years old
Children under 2 - free of charge (Please state in the comment box, during the booking process.)