Biblical Sites

Biblical Sites Seen on our Israel Tours

Jerusalem from the Mt. of Olives

Jerusalem (from the Mt. of Olives)

A summary of each site is given, as well as a listing of Biblical references, highlights of what we see, and a “take-away” or life-application we can glean from the site. Each site is in the form of a convenient downloadable one page PDF file.

Each site is divided into regions:

COASTAL / PHILISTINE PLAIN REGION:

Ashkelon

SHEPHELAH (LOWLANDS) of JUDAH:

Azekah

Beth Shemesh

Gath

Gezer

Lachish

Maresha – Beit Guvrin

Qeiyafa

THE NEGEV:

Arad

Beersheba

Timnah

Wilderness of Zin

THE JUDEAN WILDERNESS/DEAD SEA:

Ein Gedi

Masada

Qumran

THE JORDAN VALLEY:

Beth Shean

Jericho

THE HILL COUNTRY OF EPHRAIM:

Shiloh

THE HILL COUNTRY OF JUDAH:

Bethany

Bethlehem

Herodium

JERUSALEM AREA:

Bethesda Pool

Caiaphas House – Gallicantu

City of David – Hezekiah’s Tunnel

Garden Tomb

Gates of Old City

Holy Sepulcher Church

Israel Museum

Old City

Mt. of Olives

Siloam Pool

Southern Wall Excavations

Temple Mount

Upper Room (on Mt. Zion)

Via Dolorosa (“way of the cross”)

Western Wall

Yad Vashem (Holocaust Museum & Memorial)

THE COASTAL / SHARON PLAIN:

Caesarea

Jaffa

THE JEZREEL VALLEY:

Jezreel Valley

Megiddo

THE CARMEL RANGE:

Mt. Carmel

LOWER GALILEE:

Cana

Nazareth

Sepphoris

SEA OF GALILEE AREA:

Mt. Arbel

Mt. of Beatitudes

Bethsaida

Capernaum

Chorazim

Magdala

UPPER GALILEE / THE GOLAN HEIGHTS:

Caesarea Philippi

Dan

Gamla

Hazor

Mt. Hermon

Katzrin