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Catholic Interest Itineraries - a 10 Day Tour

Nazareth

Follow the footsteps of Jesus in a tour of the Holy Land: walk the Via Dolorosa, visit Nazareth and wet your feet in the Sea of Galilee. A spiritual experience to remember.

 
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Day 8

 
Qumran
Massada
The Dead Sea
Floating on the Dead Sea

Through the Judean Wilderness to Eilat

 

The Judean wilderness – where John the Baptist preached (Matt. 3:1) and where Jesus fasted for 40 days and nights (Matt. 4:2).

 

Inn of the Good Samaritan – traditional site of Jesus’ parable (Luke 10:30-37).

 

Qumran – where the Dead Sea Scrolls where discovered.

 

Massada – the dramatic mountain fortress built by Herod the Great where the Jews made their last stand against the Romans in the Great Revolt.

 

The Dead Sea – The lowest, saltiest body of water on earth; the Salt Sea, or Eastern Sea of the Bible (Josh. 15:5; Ezek. 47:18).

 

Possible venue for Mass: Open-air at Qumran.

 

 

Catholic Interest Itineraries - a 10 Day Tour