Easter Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 2018

Pilgrimage from Meath Diocese to the Holy Land

Under the leadership of Sr. Consilio Rock and Frs. Gerry McCormack & Dwayne Gavin

Easter Monday 16 – Tuesday 24 April 2017

 

Our 9 day pilgrimage begins in Jerusalem where we will spend 5 nights. During this time we will visit all of the main sites including the Via Dolorosa, the Holy Sepulchre, Mount Zion and the Holocaust Museum –

Yad Vashem. We will visit Bethlehem and Qumran where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found and have time for a dip in the Dead Sea!   We will visit Emmaus on our way to Tiberias, our base for the final 3 nights.   From there we will visit Nazareth, Cana, the Mount of Beatitudes, Mount Tabor, Capernaum and enjoy a boat trip on the Sea of Galilee.

 

 

Proposed accommodation – 4 star hotels Crowne Plaza, Jerusalem (5 nights)    Royal Plaza Hotel, Tiberias (3 nights)

 

Proposed flights

Monday 16 April                     Dublin – Istanbul         10.50 hrs.        17.10 hrs.

Istanbul – Tel Aviv      19.45 hrs.        21.50 hrs.

Tuesday 24 April                     Tel Aviv – Istanbul      09.40 hrs.        11.55 hrs.

Istanbul – Dublin         13.05 hrs.        15.40 hrs.

 

Price: €1,595.00 per person sharing    

 

 

This price includes:

  • Return flights Dublin – Tel Aviv via Istanbul
  • Accommodation in 4 star hotels (twin sharing) (5 nights Jerusalem/3 nights Tiberias)
  • Dinner, bed and breakfast throughout
  • Services of an English speaking guide throughout the tour
  • Entrance fees where applicable
  • Porterage at airport and hotels

Extras:

  • Insurance: €38 per person (+ 66 years – double premium)
  • Sole occupancy supplement: €65.00 per night (limited availability)
  • Tips/gratuities for guide, driver and hotel staff: €40.00

 

How to reserve a place(s):  a completed booking form with deposit of  €250.00 per person (payment by cash/cheque /debit or credit card) should be sent directly to MAP Travel.

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