Please note: this tour is now fully booked. Please email us if you would like to be added to the cancellation list.

Spend Christmas Day in Bethlehem!

Transport & Accommodation

  • Flights from Dublin to Tel Aviv via Istanbul (Departing Dublin at 11:15 and arriving in Tel Aviv at 21:25)
  • Transfer on arrival from Tel Aviv airport to Tiberias with guided assistance
  • 3 nights in the Restal Hotel in Tiberias
  • 5 nights in the Manger Square Hotel in Bethlehem
  • Breakfast and evening meal served each day at hotels
  • Transfer to Tel Aviv airport for return flight
  • Flights from Tel Aviv to Dublin via Istanbul (Departing Tel Aviv at 08:45 and arriving in Dublin at 16:00)
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach throughout the itinerary

Tours & Religious Programme

  • Full religious programme organised by Joe Walsh Tours and led by Spiritual Director
  • Full services of local professional English speaking guide throughout the pilgrimage
  • Complete programme of sightseeing and visits to sites of interest in the Holy Land
  • Boat ride on Sea of Galilee
  • Return taxi transfers to Mount Tabor


  • Dominus Flevit
  • Church of Pater Noster
  • Church of the Ascension
  • Church of St. Ann and Pool of Bethesda
  • Ecce Homo
  • Shrine of the Book
  • St. Peter in Gallicantu
  • Capernaum
  • Mount of Beatitudes
  • Muhrakha
  • Qumran


  • Price includes tips for hotel, coach driver and guide
  • Price per person sharing twin/double/treble rooms with private facilities
  • Passengers are entitled to check in one standard piece of luggage subject to airline’s conditions
  • Single rooms are subject to availability at a supplement of €65 per night
  • There is an allowance of one free place with every 20 full fare paying participants
  • Taxes, charges and government levies are included
  • Porterage at airport and hotels are included in the package price
  • A non refundable deposit of €300 per person is required at the time of booking
  • Travel insurance is priced at €49 for passengers up to 84 years on return date; please note that an additional insurance premium of €49 is charged for persons aged 85 to 94 years; passengers 94 years and over should secure private travel insurance
  • Licenced by the Commission for Aviation Regulation, TO 052 and TA 0689 in compliance with the Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangement Package Regulation 2018