Breakfast at the hotel
Start your day with a bicycle tour - you will ride through Jerusalem's neighborhoods such as the German Colony, Talbiya, Rehavia, Mamilla and more... Prepare to discover hidden gems, secret pathways, and a unique experience of the city
Explore contemporary Jerusalem, visit Mishkenot Sha'ananim - the first Jewish neighborhood to be built outside the Old City walls. Don’t forget to witness the historical Montefiore Windmill, which was renovated in 2012. And yes- the mill CAN turn in the wind!
Enjoy a great lunch at a local restaurant (included)
Tour the Christian Quarter of the Old City and discover its jewels, both hidden and famous ones:
walk along the the narrow alleyways and reach the Lions Gate. From there you will start your journey on Via Dolorosa, Jesus’ agony road before the crucifixion.
Pass by the famous Ecce Homo arch and hear the story of the place and relive the history.
Explore the sacred Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where according to traditions lies the two holiest sites in Christendom: the site where Jesus was crucified, known as "Calvary" in Latin and "Golgotha" in Greek, and Jesus's empty tomb, where he is said to have been buried and resurrected.
Visit the magnificent Dormition Abbey- According to local tradition, it was on this spot, near the site of the Last Supper, that the Blessed Virgin Mary died, or at least ended her worldly existence. In the Catholic dogma of the Assumption of Mary, Christ's mother was taken body and soul to heaven.
Enjoy a stunning overview of the city from the Church of Saint Peter in Gallicantu, located as well on Mount Zion and visit the last supper room
Enjoy some herbal tea while observing Jerusalem from Mt. Zion
Return to your hotel to rest a bit after a long, special Shabbat!
Dinner at a local recommended restaurant (not included)