Available every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Starts in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv
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This one day Galilee tour takes you to the rugged, mountainous region of Northern Israel. Home to stunning wildlife and beautiful scenery it is also an area of great interest for pilgrims, who come to discover
This one day Galilee tour takes you to the rugged, mountainous region of Northern Israel. Home to stunning wildlife and beautiful scenery it is also an area of great interest for pilgrims, who come to discover the important biblical sites that surround the area. Your Galilee tour is led by an experienced and passionate guide.
Nazareth, according to the Gospels was the childhood home of Jesus and where Mary lived. You’ll visit the church of St Joseph which houses the Basilica of the Annunciation, an impressive site where the angel Gabriel informed Mary she would give birth to Jesus. Nazareth is the largest Arab city in Israel, with a distinct Middle Eastern flavor. Check out the charming local markets located in the winding cobbled streets of the Old City.
The beautiful Sea of Galilee, Israel’s largest freshwater lake, is where Jesus spent much of his ministry and performed some of his best-known miracles. You’ll visit the Church of Multiplication, where Jesus fed five thousand people fish and bread. Not far from here you’ll visit Capernaum, home to the apostles and Yardenit, a baptismal site on the Jordan River. Turn the legends of history into a reality on this fascinating and entertaining tour!
“My guide, Itamar, was absolutely fantastic. He’s certainly among the best guides I’ve ever had. Itamar was eloquent, incredibly well-informed about both the (ancient and recent) history and geopolitics of the region, and had a great sense of humor.” -Erik, USA
“The tour was excellent and Daphne is a great guide.” -Florence, France
Western Galilee Tour Highlights
Pickup from Tel Aviv or Jerusalem
Drive through the Galilean hills, and see the spectacular views across historic landscapes
Head north with visiting Nazareth and the most impressive church in the region, the Basilica of the Annunciation,
You’ll pass the winding streets of Israel’s largest Arab City and have a flavor of the Middle Eastern atmosphere of the charming old town of Nazareth
Pass the Wedding Church of Cana, where Jesus performed his first miracle of turning water into wine.
More than a lake, the Sea of Galilee is the life source of the region, and also the source of the sacred Jordan River. You will get some stunning views of the valley on your way to the Church of Multiplication.
Stop at Capernaum, home to the Apostles, at the foot of the Mount of Beatitudes
Visit the Jordan River Baptism site at Yardenit
Western Galilee Tour Itinerary
05:50 – pickup from Jerusalem
07:00 – pickup from Tel Aviv
10:00 – arrive to Nazareth area sites
12:30 – arrive to Sea of Galilee area sites
15:00 – arrive to River Jordan
18:00 – dropoff at Tel Aviv hotels
19:00 – dropoff at Jerusalem hotels
NB – all timings for Galilee tour are approximate
Tour is led by an experienced English speaking tour guide and transportation is in a modern air-conditioned vehicle
Tour price includes all entry fees
Modest clothing is recommended.
A business class option is available for upgrade and offers a guaranteed small group size.
Cancelation policy: A 95% refund may be issued if we receive your request via email at least 24 hours in advance of the tour departure time.
Pickup in one city and dropoff in another is possible. Please indicate when booking
Pickup is available from all major hotels. To see a map of pickup points, click 'Book Now' and enter your date and city
Business class tours offer a smaller group size (maximum 19 people)