Day 1 - Depart usa
Your pilgrimage begins with an overnight flight to Tel Aviv. Dinner and breakfast will be served on board.
day 2 - arrive in Tel aviv
You will be transported to your hotel to unpack, relax, and have dinner.
Day 3 - the annunciation
See the archaeological remains of Caesarea. Visit the Carmelite monastery Stella Maris, the Church of St. Joseph, and Mary's Well (the site of the Annunciation). Enjoy dinner in Tiberias.
Day 4 - Jesus Begins His ministry
Take a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee. Visit the Mount of Beatitudes, Magdala (the birthplace of Mary Magdalene), and Capernaum. Have dinner at your hotel.
Day 5 - The transfiguration
Celebrate Mass at Mount Tabor (the site of the Transfiguration), drive down to Jericho, and visit Jesus' baptismal site in the Jordan River. Travel to Jerusalem for dinner and overnight.
Day 6 - The visitation & the nativity
Day 7 - Raising lazarus from the dead
Drive down to the Dead Sea. Go on an excursion through the desert where Jesus fasted for 40 days. Celebrate Mass in Bethany, where Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead.
day 8 - palm sunday & the agony in the garden
From the Mount of Olives, walk down Palm Sunday Road and through the Garden of Gethsemane. Visit the Upper Room, and celebrate Mass at the Church of St. Peter Gallicantu.
Day 9 - the way of the cross
Follow the Via Dolorosa (Way of Grief). Celebrate Mass at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, which marks the site of the Crucifixion, and Jesus' tomb. Explore the Old City of Jerusalem.
day 10 - depart tel aviv
Wish everyone "shalom," and revel in the memories as the bus transports you to the airport for your flight home.
Registration & Payment
PLEASE NOTE: There are a limited number of spots available. Please register as soon as possible to secure your spot.
The total fee is $3,795 per person/double occupancy.
There is a small number of single rooms available for an extra cost of $700, totaling in a total fee in $4,495.
Your reservation is secured only with receipt of your $500 deposit. Deposits are due 7 days after registration.
Payment should be made by check and mailed to:
St. Charles Catholic Pilgrimages
1257 Fagins Run Road
New Richmond, Ohio 45157
We also accept Credit/Debit card payments (4% service fee). If you wish to pay with a card, we will send you an invoice via email with detailed instructions on how to pay through PayPal.
There is no deadline to register, but please don't delay, the limited spots are expected to fill up fast.
The final payment of $3,495 is due July 15, 2020.