Day trip

From Jerusalem: Jordan River, Nazareth & Sea of Galilee Tour

4.1 / 5

45 reviews

Activity provider: Israel Click Tours

From Jerusalem: Jordan River, Nazareth & Sea of Galilee Tour

Activity provider: Israel Click Tours
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From US$ 118.14 per person

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Explore the New Testament sites of Nazareth, Capernaum, and the Sea of Galilee on a full-day guided tour from Jerusalem. Visit the Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and more.

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Duration 1 day
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French, German
Pickup included
Pickup is available from all major hotels in Jerusalem.

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the holy sites of the Galilee area
  • Discover the region through its Christian heritage
  • Visit the Church of Annunciation and Church of Multiplication
  • Discover the lush countryside of Israel’s northern region
Full description

Discover religious sights from the New Testament on this guided day trip from Jerusalem. Travel by air-conditioned coach to sights like the Church of the Annunciation, the Church of St Joseph, the village of Kafer Kana, and the Yardenit baptism.

Depart from your hotel in central Jerusalem and travel to Nazareth by air-conditioned bus. Listen to stories about the city, known as the birthplace of Mary and the childhood home of Jesus, and learn about its importance in Christianity. Upon arrival, visit some of Nazareth’s key religious sites. Discover the Church of the Annunciation, where the Angel Gabriel visited the Virgin Mary. See the Church of St Joseph, believed to stand on the site of Joseph’s carpentry workshop.

Continue through the village of Kafer Kana, the site where Jesus performed the miracle of turning water into wine, and arrive at the Sea of Galilee. Pass the Church of the Multiplication and explore Capernaum, before continuing to the ruined synagogue where Jesus taught.

See the modern church built over St Peter’s house, and pass through Tiberias to arrive at the Yardenit baptism site on the Jordan River. On the return journey, enjoy beautiful views of Mount Tabor, before your tour ends back at your hotel.

Includes
  • Full-day tour
  • Guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • All entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Insurance
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Water

Know before you go

  • Modest dress is required to visit the holy sites
  • Please wear good walking shoes, hat, and bring water
  • At 5:50 AM, transfer from Jerusalem to join the tour in Tel Aviv
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.1 /5

based on 45 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.1/5
  • Transportation
    4.1/5
  • Value for money
    3.8/5
  • Safety
    4.5/5

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Very good excursion. The great guide. The only problem is that they drop you off at a restaurant with nothing next to it (85ILS pp). And the food... bad... so it's better to take something from the supermarket and wait downstairs for there to be tables in the garden overlooking the Sea of Galilee.

December 21, 2019

We had a great time seeing all the sights. Our guide was very knowledgeable. However we did have a problem with pick up (over an hour late) and drop off. We were dropped off in the center of Jerusalem and told a cab would be by in a few minutes to pick us up. It never came so after 30 minutes we hailed our own cab. We were given a small discount on our next tour though, to make up for the price of the cab.

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November 8, 2019

Unforgettable trip

The trip was 100% what it should be and it was all thanks to the guide- Dan! Well organized, fun and a real encyclopedia of knowledge! Not a single place we visited or just passed by was left without an extensive comment with facts, dates and reading passages from historic documents and the Bible. Highly recommended!

June 7, 2019

Product ID: 233002