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7-Hour Jerusalem Religious Highlights Tour
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Religious, Architecture, History

  • Duration

    7 Hours

  • Language

    English

  • Activity Level

    Easy

Description

Explore the oldest and the holiest city in the world, Jerusalem, home to major monotheistic religions and full of holy sites that stand as a mute witness to the city’s tumultuous past & cultural significance. Visit the popular highlights of the city that include the Jaffa Gate, Rampart Walks, Dormition Abbey, Temple Mount and other attractions. 

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    Visit the following places with the tour guide: 

    • Jaffa Gate, one of the eight gates of the Old City.
    • Tower of David, one of the emblematic buildings of Jerusalem, built on the remains of the defensive towers of the Palace of Herod the Great.

    • Rampart Walks, which covers the Armenian Quarter and ends at the Jewish Quarter, before the Dung Gate. 

    • David’s Tomb, a site considered by some to be the burial place of biblical king David of Israel. 

    • Dormition Abbey, the marvellous church owned by the German Benedictine Order where Mary, Jesus ‘s mother, ended her worldly existence.

    • Roman Cardo, the main street of the ancient city where most of the commercial and social activities took place. 

    • Broad Wall, an ancient defensive wall in the Old City of Jerusalem's Jewish Quarter. 

    • Kotel or the Wailing Wall, an ancient limestone wall where Jews have been praying for centuries.

    • Temple Mount, a hill located in the Old City of Jerusalem that for thousands of years has been venerated as a holy site in Judaism, Christianity and Islam alike. 

    • Mount of Olives, one of the most prominent sites mentioned in the Holy Scriptures. 

    • Gethsemane/Church of All Nations, a Roman Catholic church located on the Mount of Olives in East Jerusalem.  

    • Tomb of The Virgin Mary, situated at the foot of Mount of Olives, believed to be Mary's burial place, mother of Jesus Christ.

    • Via Dolorosa Street, a processional route in the Old City of Jerusalem that Jesus took, forced by the Romans, on the way to his crucifixion.

    • Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the site of the crucifixion, burial and resurrection of Jesus.

    End of the tour. 

What's Included
  • Lunch

  • Entrance fees

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Tour Reviews
  • estherdevries8

    With a lot of enthusiasm Menno showed us very interesting spots of Jerusalem, he knew a lot about the city and his history.

     

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USD 350.00 / Group

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