Origins of Christ in Jerusalem: Day Tour

4.3 / 5

6 reviews

Origins of Christ in Jerusalem: Day Tour

From $99 per person

Spend a full day in Jerusalem, retracing the footsteps of Jesus Christ and visiting some of the most historic landmarks from his life story, including Mt. Olives, Pater Nostra, Dominus Flevit, and the starting point of Via Dolorosa.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
COVID-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 10 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Tel Aviv hotels. If you need to be picked up from elsewhere (like an airbnb), the local operator will send you details of the closest pick-up point.

Experience

Highlights
  • Climb the historic Mt. Olives to see the place of Ascension
  • See Dominus Flevit, the place where Jesus foresaw the destruction of Jerusalem
  • Enter the Old City through the Lion's Gate
  • See ancient games carved into the pavement on the grounds of Church of St. Anne
  • Follow the path of Via Dolorosa (the Way of the Cross)
Full description
Enjoy a walking tour of Jerusalem and Mt. Olives, exploring significant locations from the story of Jesus Christ. Start out on Mt. Olives, where you will visit the place of Ascension, and Pater Nostra, where you can read the Lord's Prayer in 123 languages. Enjoy the spectacular view of Jerusalem from the summit of Mt. Olives before descending to the city. Stop at Dominus Flevit, the place where Jesus wept as he foresaw the destruction of Jerusalem, and continue to the Church of All Nations in the Garden of Gethsemane. See the Jewish cemetery in Kidron Valley before entering the Old City through the Lion's Gate. In the Old City, see the pools of Bethesda on the grounds of the Church of St. Anne (mother of Mary.) Underneath the Sisters of Zion Convent, see the ancient pavement engraved with games the Roman soldiers played long ago, and note the starting point of Via Dolorosa (the Way of the Cross.)
Includes
  • Professional guide
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Pick-up and drop-off
  • Entry fees
  • Food and drink
  • Tips (recommended)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
COVID-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

Know before you go

  • The itinerary includes three hours of walking and is not suitable for children under the age of 4.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 6 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    3.0/5
  • Transportation
    1.0/5
  • Value for money
    3.7/5
  • Safety
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I loved our tour guide. a real class act.

January 16, 2018

Great tour

It was a wonderful experience! the guide explainded a lot...very interesting!

September 20, 2017

Excellent, engaging and amazing guide

Fantastic tour and amazing guide. Loved the fact that we were offered the chance to read parts of the Bible throughout the tour. Tour guide was very patient and very well informed.

August 9, 2017

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