Visit Bethlehem, known as the City of Bread as a result of the wheat crop that grew in the region. It is the birthplace of King David and Jesus Christ. Visit the Greek and the Catholic Church and the Milk Grotto where Mary fed her son. This half-day religious tour to Bethlehem takes you to the heart of the biblical story of the Nativity. Drive to Bethlehem to get an overview of the Shepherds’ Field and to visit the Church of the Nativity, one of the oldest continuously operating churches in the world.
Located on the West Bank, the city is heavily dependent on tourism and thousands come every year to worship or just watch at Manger’s Square where Jesus is said to have been born. According to Christian tradition, it is the site of the birth of Jesus. You will visit the Church of Nativity and the cave where Jesus was born.
Continue to Manger Square, where Jesus was placed after his birth. Today it is also home to the Mosque of Omar, an important site for the many Muslims who live in the city.
Explore the Greek and the Catholic Church and the Milk Grotto, where Mary fed her son. You will get an overview of Shepherd’s Fields and visit the church, before your return to your hotel.
This tour ends in Jerusalem Old City near Jaffa Gate.