Christian tourism

Christian group and individual tours that will give you the opportunity to visit all the holy places of Israel. Catholic, Orthodox and Evangelical programs. Pilgrimage and recreation.

Catholic Wedding tour

Jerusalem – Dead Sea – Tiberias – Tel Aviv
8 days / 7 nights

Itinerary of the tour.

Day 1
Meeting at Ben Gurion Airport.
Transfer to the hotel in Jerusalem.
Overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 2
Tour of Jerusalem.
Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem – the birthplace of Christ the Savior.
Via Dolorosa – Way of Sorrow – Way of the Cross of the Savior.
Church of the Holy Sepulcher – place where Jesus Christ was crucified, buried, and then resurrected.
The Cenaculum – The Last Supper room.
Dormition Abbey – German Catholic Benedictine abbey in Jerusalem on top of Mount Zion.
Jewish Quarter: Hurva synagogue, Batei Mahseh square, Cardo – ancient Jerusalem’s market street.
Western Wall – the remaining structure of the Jerusalem Temple.
Overnight in Jerusalem.


Day 3
Day trip to the Dead Sea.
Spa at the Lot Hotel at the Dead Sea with private beach + lunch. During this Day Spa package you can use hotel’s spa facilities (steam room, heated Dead Sea indoor pool, showers, etc.), private beach, outdoor pool, etc. Plus buffet lunch in hotel dining room.
Overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 4
Ein Karem.
The Ark of the Covenant – the Catholic Church of Our Lady of the Ark of the Covenant in the village of Abu Ghosh.
Church of Notre Dame – the construction period of the Crusaders in the village of Abu Ghosh.
The Church of the Annunciation – the Basilica of the Annunciation in Nazareth.
Transfer to Tiberias.
Overnight in Tiberias.

Day 5
Wedding day.
Hair and makeup appointment for a bride.
Wedding at the Cana Catholic Church.
Wedding photoshoot.
Optionally: Boat ride Sea of Galilee + Lunch.
Celebration and dinner.
Overnight in Tiberias.


Day 6
Mount of Beatitudes – Sermon on the Mount place.
Tabgha – Church of the Multiplication of loaves and fishes.
Capernaum – the place of Christ’s preaching in Galilee.
Mount Tabor – the place of the Transfiguration.
Overnight in Tel Aviv.

Day 7
Sightseeing tour of Tel Aviv – Jaffa.
Rabin Square – a large public city square in the center of Tel Aviv.
Sarona – a newly renovated complex in the heart of Tel Aviv, originally a German Templar Colony.
Neve Tzedek – the first Jewish quarter outside the city walls.
The Old City of Jaffa:
Clock Tower, Andromeda’s Rock, Gate of Faith, Slope Park, Jaffa Port.
Church of St. Peter the Apostle – Roman Catholic Franciscan Church in Jaffa.
Overnight in Tel Aviv.

Day 8
Transfer to the airport


Tour Package Includes:
• Accommodation at hotels according to the itinerary
• Meals: breakfasts daily in hotels
• Transportation during the entire tour according to the itinerary
• Licensed tour guide
• Wedding Ceremony at the Cana Church
• Photographer for the Wedding Ceremony at the Cana Church
• Hair and makeup appointment for a bride

Tour Package not includes:
• Air-ticket
• Travel insurance
• Spa at the Lot Hotel at the Dead Sea with private beach + lunch (60 USD per person)
• Entrance fees according to the itinerary and tips for driver and guide

Hotel list:

5* Inbal (Jerusalem)
5* Gai Beach (Tiberias)
5* Renaissance (Tel Aviv)

4* Eyal (Jerusalem)
4* King Solomon (Tiberias)
4* Prima City (Tel Aviv)

3* Montefiore (Jerusalem)
3* G Hotel (Tiberias)
3* Armon Hayarkon (Tel Aviv)

Important note: you need to have two witnesses (the best man and maid of honor) for the Catholic Wedding.

Tour operator can make changes in the itinerary, depending on the day of the week, holidays and work schedules of the Churches and Holy Places.

Why SmarTrip?

We work without intermediaries, directly to Israeli hotels and transport companies. Because of this we are able to maintain low prices for our complete tours.