0824 Fr Johnpaul Cafiero Holyland - Assisi & Rome

  • Day 1 August 24, Saturday

    Depart the USA on your way to Tel Aviv, Israel.

  • Day 2 August 25, Sunday

    Arrive in Tel Aviv - Caesarea Maritima. Drive to Galilee. Overnight and dinner - Sea of Galilee.

  • Day 3 August 26, Monday

    Mt of the Beatitudes - Sermon on the Mount. Capernaum - Mass and Archaeological site. Tabgha churches: Primacy and Fishes & Loaves. St Peter’s fish lunch… Baptism - Jordan River. Boat ride on the Sea of Galilee. Dinner and overnight - Galilee.

  • Day 4 August 27, Tuesday

    Mt Tabor - Transfiguration - Mass. Mt Carmel. Cana of Galilee. Nazareth - Annunciation. Jesus Synagogue ( Luke 4) and “old town Nazareth”. “Mt Precipice - the “ brow of the hill”. Dinner and overnight - Galilee.

  • Day 5 August 28, Wednesday

    Magdala - Mass. Qumran - Dead Sea Scrolls. Masada Fortress. Dead Sea - experience. Jericho. Jerusalem - dinner and overnight.

  • Day 6 August 29, Thursday

    Bethlehem - Nativity. Shepherds' Fields' - Mass. Upper Room. Tomb of David. Dormition Abbey. Dinner and overnight - Jerusalem.

  • Day 7 August 30, Friday

    Holy Sepulcher - Mass. Mt of Olives: Ascension, Palm Sunday. Road, Gethsemane. Old-walled city. Stations of the Cross. Western Wall. St Peter in Gallicantu. Dinner and overnight Jerusalem.

  • Day 8 August 31, Saturday

    Enjoy a leisurely morning in Jerusalem. Drive to airport. Flt to Rome. Drive to Assisi. Dinner and overnight Assisi.

  • Day 9 September 01, Sunday

    Basilica of St Francis Chiesa Nuova San Rufino Cathedral Basilica os St Claire - Mass Dinner and overnight Assisi

  • Day 10 September 02, Monday

    Drive to Rome Ancient Rome: Colliseum, Forum, Capitol Hill Trevi Fountain Mass Dinner and overnight Rome

  • Day 11 September 03, Tuesday

    Four Major Basilicas: St Peter, St Mary Major, St John Lateran, St Paul outside the Walls. Vatican Museum. Mass. Dinner and overnight Rome.

  • Day 12 September 04, Wednesday

    Papal Audience. Free time. Farewell dinner and overnight Rome.

  • Day 13 September 05, Thursday

    Morning transfer to airport. Flight back home.