Tel Shiloh was a religious center for the Israelites even before Jerusalem: it was the place where the children of Israel brought the Tabernacle to. Visit the exposition “Until Shilo Comes”, visit the ancient excavations of the Biblical city Shilo and explore the place where the Tabernacle stood for 369 years
Judea and Samaria Tours
A visit to Judea and Samaria is a visit to the heart of the Bible. Explore the many sacred sites in this area, including Shechem, currently Nablus, where Abraham was told to inherit the land; Shilo, where the tabernacle stood for almost 400 years; Beth-El, the place of Jacob’s dreams; and Hebron, the burial site of the matriarchs and patriarchs. Experience the Bible as it comes alive.
Visit Hebron, one of the four holy cities in Israel. Walk in the footsteps of Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Joshua and King David. Visit the Tomb of Machpelah, where the patriarchs and matriarchs of the people of Israel are buried.
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After many centuries of wasting land, vine is being cultivated again on the hills of Samaria. Discover the renewed agriculture on the hills of Samaria and; hands out of the sleeves, there is work to be done!
Lookout on biblical Samaria from Mount Gerizim, the biblical Mount of Blessings. A tour through the archeological findings of the Samaritan temple on top of Mount Gerizim. An encounter with the community of the Samaritans that live on Mount Gerizim till this very day.
Visit the Biblical city of Beth-El, the place were king Jerobeam built his Golden Calf and Jacob dreamt his dream. A small Israeli community resettled Beth-El in 1977. Discover Beth-El's story and meet her people.
Visit the CJCUC (Center for Jewish-Christian Understanding and Cooperation). The CJCUC is a unique center, established by orthodox Jews who want to recuperate and deepen Christian-Jewish relations. Take part in a Bible teaching with a rabbi.
A visit to the Ptil Tekelet Foundation in Ma’ale Adumim. Discover how the Tekelet, the biblical blue dye used in the garment of the high priest, is produced. Symbol of the Messiah, the ultimate High Priest.