Full-day Nazareth and Sea of Galilee tour
Attractions & guided tours

Full-day Nazareth and Sea of Galilee tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 10 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Travel to and hear the stories behind four biblical sites with ease in a day
  • Discover the lush countryside of the Galilee, Israel's northern region, home to the Sea of Galilee
  • Drive north along the coast then turn towards the Valley of Armageddon where you can see Megiddo
  • Visit the Church of Annunciation and the Church of St. Joseph in Nazareth
What to expect

Depending on which departure point you selected, you will start from your meeting point in Jerusalem (David Citadel Hotel) or Tel Aviv (BY14 Hotel). You will travel past Herzliya and Natanya and continue north along the coastal road parallel to the Mediterranean, turn inland and drive through the Valley of Armageddon, where you can Megiddo. On your way towards Nazareth, you will visit Mount of Precipitation and finally explore the Church of Annunciation once you arrive in the city. Right next door you'll find the Church of Saint Joseph built on the site where Jesus' father, Joseph had his carpentry.

Then, departing Nazareth and you'll travel to the Sea of Galilee, and on the way, you'll pass Cana, where Jesus turned water into wine. At the foot of the Mount of Beatitudes, you will visit Capernaum on the shore of the Sea of Galilee, where you can see the home of Peter and the Church of the Multiplication. As you continue traveling along the shore of the Sea of Galilee, you'll see exactly where Jesus calmed the sea and walked on water. Across the water, see the Golan Heights forming a beautiful backdrop as you pass the city of Tiberias.

As you reach the southern region of the Sea of Galilee where the Jordan River flows into the Sea of Galilee and where Jesus may have been baptized. You will visit Yardenit from around 3.30pm - 4.15pm. If you'd like to join the baptism with a priest in the Jordan River (Yardenit) to recreate the experience Jesus had, please organize this yourself in advance and contact the Yardenit site. Finally, you will head south on your return journey and see Mouth Tabor as your backdrop.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • What's included
    • Entrance fees
    • Guided tour
    • Transportation in air-conditioned coach
    Where
    Meeting point:
    The meeting point in Jerusalem is at David Citadel Hotel and the meeting point in Tel Aviv is at BY14 Hotel
    What to remember
    • Comfortable walking shoes and water are recommended
    • Modest dress is obligatory for visits to holy sites; covered knees and shoulders
    • You will visit Yardenit from around 3.30pm - 4.15pm. If you'd like to join the baptism with a priest in the Jordan River (Yardenit), please organize this yourself in advance and contact the Yardenit site
    • The tour is not wheelchair or stroller accessible
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    Provider
    CLICK TOURS
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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