Arrival, Meet with your professional guide, transfer to the Hotel for dinner and overnight stay.Dinner and over night in Bethlehem.
DAY 2 JERUSALEM
We will start our tour by visiting Al Aqsa and Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem, St. Ann and the Pool of Bethesda, and then walk the way of the cross to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, lunch in the old city. Later we will visit the Mount of Olives where you can enjoy a panoramic view of the Holy City, Walk through Palm Sunday route, stop at Dominus Flevit and the Garden of Gethsemane-the Church of all Nations. Later on the day, the group will have a power point presentation as introduction to the geo-political situation. Dinner and over night.
DAY 3 BETHLEHEM-HEBRON
After breakfast, we will drive to the shepherds fields, and then to Bethlehem to visit the Nativity Church were Jesus was born, Then we will head to Artas village, refugee camp, walk by the Solomon’s Pools, We will continue to Hebron, visit the old city and Abraham mosque – the tomb of the patriarchs, walk in the old city of Hebron. Meet with peace activists or politician in Hebron, back to Bethlehem traditional Dinner and folk dance / musical night, over night in Bethlehem.
DAY 4 JERICHO
Start the Day in Wadi Qelt, possible hike from the spring to the Monastery of St. George. Drive to Qumran where the Dead Sea scrolls were found, stop at the Dead Sea for floating experience on the lowest surface on earth. Visit Qasser El Yahud- the Baptismal site. Visit the oldest city on earth – Jericho, view mount temptation, visit to Hisham’s palace. Drive up to Ramallah, dinner and over night.
DAY 5 RAMALLAH
We will walk through the streets of Ramallah’s downtown. Visit Arafat tomb, then we will go to visit Bir Zeit University, meet with students. And after that we will go to Jifna where we are having a typical Palestinian meal. Drive to Nablus, Visit Jacobs well, and then walk in the old city of Nablus. After dinner, all participants will have the opportunity to experience the Turkish bath in the old city. Overnight in Nablus.
DAY 6 NABLUS
Early drive to Mount Gerizim which is the most sacred place for the Samaritan community, meet with a Samaritan priest. Later we will meet with a community leader or a politician in Nablus, then drive to Sebastia to visit the archeological site and see the roman royal graveyard, have a typical Palestinian meal ( musakhan ) . Drive further north to Jenin, dinner and over night.
DAY 7 JENIN
In the morning we will visit Burqin where you can find ruins of the oldest Byzantine Church in the Holy Land. After that, we meet with local artists, visit the city of Jenin. Then drive to Airports, or border crossing for departure.