Our Next Trips

HOLY LAND – JERUSALEM – MOUNT SINAI

TRANSFIGURATION OF OUR SAVIOR

DORMITION OF THE MOTHER OF GOD

 

18 TILL 28 AUGUST 2015

ELEVEN DAY PILGRIMMAGE

Concise ITINERARY

Tuesday18/08/2015                                                                                                    ΑTHENS-TEL AVIV-GALILEE.

Flight for Tel Aviv. Arrival, boarding of coaches and departure for the region of Galilee. En-route visit of the Monastery of St. Georges in Lydda.

In the evening, transfer to Mount Tabor and participation of the midnight Holy Liturgy of the Transfiguration of our Savior. Return to the hotel.

Wednesday 19/08/2015 GALILEE.

TRANSFIGURATION OF OUR SAVIOR

Visit the of Galilee. Nazareth, Cana, Tiberius, Jordan River, Mount of Beatitudes and Capernaum.

Thursday 20/08/2015  GALILEE-SAMARIA-JERICHO.

Departure for Samaria and Jericho. Neapolis (Nablus), Jacob’s well, Holy Monastery St. Fotini (Sacred relics of Saint Philoumenos), Holy Monastery of Abbot Gerasimos the Jordanite, Jordan river, Holy Monastery of Prophet Elissaiou and Mount of Termptation. Accommodation at a hotel.

Friday 21/08/2015 BETLEHEM.

Holy Monastery Chozeva, Bethlehem, Cave of Nativity, Cave of infants, shepherds’ field, and the Monasteries of Saints Theodosius the Cenobiarch and Savvas the Sanctified.

Saturday 22/08/2015  JERICHO-SINAI.

Departure for the Sinai Peninsula and the Monastery of Saint Catherine via the Israeli-Egyptian border of TABA. Accommodation at the Monastery guest house or a local hotel.

Sunday  23/08/2015  SINAI.

Guided pilgrimage in the Holy Monastery of Sinai.  Monastery Cathedral, Holy Relics, burning Bush, Museum, Library, Gallery, Ossuary, Caves of Saints Galaktionos and Epistimi, Cave of Saint John of the Climax, and others.

Monday  24/08/2015  SINAI -  JERUSALEM.

Optional visit (early morning) to the Holy tip of Mount Sinai, where the prophet Moses received the Ten Commandments. Departure for Jerusalem through the Sinai desert, Taba borders, and the desert of the Dead Sea. Settlement in a Jerusalem hotel.

Tuesday  25/08/2015  JERUSALEM.

Hrs 05:00 – Following of the transfer of the Icon of the Virgin Mary to Gethesmane, followed by a visit to Jerusalem. Holy Church of Resurrection, (Golgotha, Holy Sepulcher, chapel of the Holy Cross,  etc.),  Way of Martyrdom or Via Dolorosa (Praetorium, Prison of Christ, etc.), and Gethesmany (Tomb of the Virgin Mary, Graden of betrayal, etc.).

Wednesday 26/08/2015 JERUSALEM.

Visits to Holy Zion, to the Mount of Olives and to the new city of Jerusalem. Home of St John the Theologian, area where the Last Supper took place, place of the Ascension of the Lord, Monastery of the Holy Cross and Monastery of St. Symeon, God-Receiver, and others.

Thursday 27/08/2015  {14/08/2015}

JERUSALEM.

Following of the Eulogies in Gethesmane.

Rest of the day at leisure. Hrs. 22:00 - Night Holy Liturgy for the Feast of the Domition of the Mother of God.

Thursday 28/08/2015 {15/08/2015}

JERUSALEM.

Dormition of the Mother of God

Transfer to Tel Aviv Airport. Flight for Athens.

 

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