1, 2 and 3 days tour to Holly Land, Israel
Aphrodite Tours conducts one, two and three-day pilgrimages to Israel. The one day pilgrimage is by air, Larnaca- Tel Aviv- Larnaca. The tour around the Holy Land is by a luxury coach and will touch all revered sites. The two and three day tours are by sea, leaving Limassol in the evening and arriving in Haifa early next morning. Then you will spend one full day in Israel, leaving Haifa late in the evening to return to Limassol the next morning. The third trip gives you two full days in Israel. The holy places that you will see will depend on the time factor. The full package includes visits to the places mentioned below; Regrettably, touring Israel for just one day compels us to leave certain sites out of the itinerary.
Jerusalem: The Golden Gate, Herod’s Citadel, Via Dolorosa (the path that Jesus tread as he carried his cross to the site of his crucifixion. Beginning at St. Stephen’s gate, the Stations of the Cross end at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre). Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Considered the holiest shrine of Christendom as it encompasses the Hill of Calvary [Golgotha] where Jesus was crucified, as well as the cave (the Holy Sepulchre) where he was buried and rose from the dead, The Western Wall (a wall that supports the area known to the Jews as the Temple Mount), Noble Sanctuary/ Temple Mount, Dome of the Rock, the Garden of Gethsemane (including The Basilica of The Agony, The Church of Mary Magdalene and the Virgin's Burial Place), Yad Vashem, The Old City. Details are available from our offices.
Nazareth: Basilica of the Annunciation
Bethlehem: The Church of the Nativity, the underground Grotto of the Nativity where Christ was born. The Chapel of the Manger. Capernaum – the Town of Jesus, where Jesus is thought to have met and converted many of the Apostles. Mount of Beatitudes.