From Tel Aviv: Jordan River, Nazareth, & Sea of Galilee Tour43 Reviews
Explore the New Testament sites of Nazareth, Capernaum, the Jordan River, and the Sea of Galilee in a full-day tour from Tel Aviv. Experience millennia of history across the beauty of the Israeli countryside.
- Explore New Testament and Holy Land sites across Israel
- See a historic region through its Christian heritage
- Discover the lush countryside of the Galilee, Israel’s northern region, home to the Sea of Galilee
DescriptionAfter pickup from hotels in Tel Aviv, Herzliya, Netanya, and Bat Yam, your tour begins with an air-conditioned drive to Nazareth. Hear tales of the city, known as the childhood home of Jesus, and its important role in the Christian faith. See the Church of the Annunciation, where the Angel Gabriel visited the Virgin Mary in Christian scripture, and the Church of St Joseph, believed to stand on the site of Joseph’s carpentry workshop. Continue through the village of Kafer Kana, identified as the site where Jesus transformed water into wine, and arrive at the Sea of Galilee, Israel’s largest freshwater lake. Pass the Church of the Multiplication, and explore Capernaum on the shores of the sea. View the ruins of the synagogue that stood where Jesus taught and see the modern church that sits over St. Peter’s house, where Jesus is believed to have stayed. Pass through the waterfront city of Tiberias and arrive in Yardenit, a sacred baptism site on the Jordan River. Admire this idyllic spot and enjoy beautiful views of Mt. Tabor, known to Christians as the Mount of Transfiguration, before your tour ends back in Tel Aviv.
IncludesProfessional guide Hotel pickup and drop-off Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle All entrance fees Food and drinks Insurance
- Modest dress is required for holy sites
- This tour is available with an English, Spanish, French, or German-speaking guide
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
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