Nazareth and Sea of Galilee Private Tour from Jerusalem or Tel Aviv

Duration: 10 hours
Destination: Israel, Jerusalem District, Herzliya
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  • 10 hours
  • Herzliya
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Overview

Biblical Highlights of Nazareth, Tiberias, and the Sea of Galilee 

Discover the New Testament sites of Nazareth and the Sea of Galilee. In Nazareth, Jesus’ childhood home, explore the Church of the Annunciation and Church of St Joseph. After your Nazareth tour, visit some fabled miracle locations around the Sea of Galilee including the site of Tabgha. Visit Capernaum and then pass through Tiberias on route to the Jordan River, with the chance to be baptized in its waters. 

Unforgettable memories will be precious for lifetime. 

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• Receive the undivided attention of a private guide on this private tour
• Full day Private trip to Nazareth, Tiberias and the Sea of Galilee
• Visit the Church of the Annunciation and Church of St Joseph. 
• Guided tour of popular Holy Land sights,
• Transport by air-conditioned coach 
• Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Itinerary
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Pass By: Nazareth, Nazareth, Galilee Region, Northern District

There are a many sites of interest to the Christian pilgrim in the Galilee. You can choose from those listed below to make your own personal tour.
Depart your central Tel Aviv or Jerusalem hotel or apartment by air-conditioned coach and travel to the north of Israel to visit Nazareth and Sea of Galilee Christian Sites.

Stop At: The Church of the Annunciation, Casa Nova Street רחוב קזנובה, Nazareth Israel

In Nazareth there are a number of options. Church of Annunciation, built on the site where the angel Gabriel appeared before Mary is probably top of the list. Right next to it is the Church of St. Joseph, recalling the carpentry where Jesus and Joseph worked.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: St. Gabriel's Church, Paul VI Street, Nazareth Israel

Among the other places of interest are the Greek Orthodox Church of St. Gabriel and the adjoining well and, in the market, in the courtyard of the Greek Catholic Church are perhaps the remains of the synagogue in which Jesus preached.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Jezreel Valley Winery, Hannaton, Hanaton 17960 Israel

On the outskirts of Nazareth, offering a panoramic view of the Jezreel Valley is the Mount of Precipitation where “they lead him to the brow of the hill … that they might throw him down”.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Kfar Cana, Kfar Cana, Galilee Region, Northern District

Cana, site of the first wonder performed by Jesus, the turning of the water to wine is about half an hour from Nazareth, on the way to Tiberias and the Kinneret, the Sea of Galilee.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Tiberias, Tiberias, Galilee Region, Northern District

At Tiberias it is possible to board a wooden boat reminiscent of those used by the fishermen of yore. During a short ride on the the Sea of Galilee one cannot but recall how Jesus calmed the stormy waters and walked on them.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Kfar Nahum (Capernaum) National Park, Road 87, Tiberias Israel

On the shores of the Kinneret you can visit the Church and excavations at Capernaum, home of Peter, as well as the Benedictine Church commemorating the miracle of the Multiplication of the Loaves and the Fish and the Franciscan Church of Mensa Christi where Jesus was revealed to the disciples for the last time .

Duration: 40 minutes

Pass By: Sea of Galilee, Tiberias Israel

Pass or visit the Sea of Galilee

Stop At: Yardenit, Kibbutz Kinneret Jordan Valley, Kinneret 1511800 Israel

On the southern end of the Sea of Galilee, at Yardenit, there may be an opportunity for those so desiring to be baptized in the waters of the Jordan River.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Mount Tabor, in the eastern part of the Jezreel Valley, Kfar Tavor Israel

Time permitting it may be possible to ascend Mount Tabor to the Church of the Transfiguration where Jesus was “transfigured before them and his face shone like the sun and his garments became white as light”.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Church of Mount of Beatitudes, Capernaum Israel

Looking down on the shore is the Church on Mount Beatitude which commemorates the Sermon on the Mount.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Megiddo National Park, Megiddo, Nazareth 18230 Israel

At the northern end of the Sea of Galilee are the newly excavated remains of Bethsaida where Jesus healed a blind man . Depending on the route traveled you may be drive through the plain of Armageddon, with a view of biblical Megiddo.

Duration: 30 minutes

Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Professional guide
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned car.

Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Insurance
  • Entry fees, parkings, meals and are not included.
  • Entry/Admission - St. Gabriel's Church
  • Entry/Admission - Jezreel Valley Winery
  • Entry/Admission - Kfar Nahum (Capernaum) National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Mount Tabor
  • Entry/Admission - Church of Mount of Beatitudes
  • Entry/Admission - Megiddo National Park
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Recommended for this tour: Comfortable walking shoes, hats, sun screen. Modest dress and head covering are required for visiting holy sites.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Departure Point

1: Jerusalem, Israel
2: Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
3: Herzliya, Israel
4: Netanya, Israel

Traveler pickup is offered
• Pickup from Jerusalem: 08:30
• Pickup from Tel Aviv: 08:30 


Departure Time

8:30 AM


Return Details

Returns to original departure point

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

10 hours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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