DAY 1: Pickup in Ashdod port from the dock of the boat for a walking tour through the most important Holy Sites of Jerusalem: Start the day with a breathtaking view of Jerusalem from the top of Mount of Olives. Walk down to the Kidron ravine. Visit the “Dominus Flevit” Church, “The Garden of Gethsemane”, the “Church of Agony” and the “Church of St. Mary’s Tomb”.
Walk through the Stations of the Cross-“The Via Dolorosa”. Visit the “Church of the Holy Sepulcher” & Golgotha where Jesus was crucified, buried and resurrected.
Continue through “The Roman Cardo” to the Jewish quarter & Mount Zion. Visit “The Room of the Last Supper”, The “Western Wall”-the holiest place for Jews. Return to the boat.
DAY 2: Drive East to Judea Desert near The Dead Sea. Visit a date orchard near Jericho, Continue to Qumran where ancient copies of the Bible-“The Dead Sea Scrolls “were found. Ascend to the top of Masada cliff for an in depth tour. At the end of the day experience floating on the Dead Sea before returning to the boat in Ashdod.