Pilgrimage to Israel
Welcome lovers of relaxation in Israel. This article will focus on holidays in this country, namely, what constitutes a pilgrimage to Israel.
Israel is a country of three religions, various faiths are surprisingly interwoven here, which, in general, pursue the same ideas. Israel holds a place of honor in the heart of every believer, as this is the country in which Jesus Christ was born, lived and died. Here, surrounded by a huge number of monuments, you feel extraordinary, you feel holiness with every skin cell, every building is a trace from the past. Visitors to the country can watch the Bible come to life, and many places mentioned in the scripture really exist!
Pilgrimage to Israel – features of the program
As a rule, most tourists prefer the Orthodox pilgrimage, which includes an extensive and very interesting program. She necessarily captures all those places where Jesus Christ once was, traces the course of his life. Guests of Israel can visit the birthplace of Jesus – the cave in Bethlehem, over which the Church of the Nativity and the adjoining square were built over it in the 4th century AD.
In northern Israel, the pilgrimage includes visits to the Jaffa Garden, Ar Megido, the Church of the Annunciation and the Church of the Archangel Gabriel, the ancient city of Nazareth and many other interesting places. Of course, such a trip will not do without a visit to the Jordan (ablution in holy waters).
In general, the pilgrimage in Israel includes a huge number of visits at the request of the tourist – these are the Beatitudes, the old city of Jerusalem, the Kedron Valley, the Greek Monastery of the Twelve Apostles and many others.
You can learn more about how and where Jesus lived, get closer to God and come from a fascinating trip with a completely renewed, full of strength and experience.
Check out all the tours and special offers in the Tours section of Israel.
Jerusalem is a city to visit
The highlight of travel is Jerusalem. This is an ancient city in which, perhaps, almost every building is a monument of architecture. You must go along the Way of the Cross (Road of Sorrow), the Savior Jesus walked along it to the place of his Death on the Cross.
It is in Israel that one can see modern cities and feel the full power of information and technological progress, but at the same time plunge into the world that existed more than 5 thousand years ago.