Holy Land Tour from Italy - GRP DIOCESI ACQUI TERME.
A group of 50 Catholic pilgrims including 4 priests arrived in Israel in February for a 7 day tour.
The group toured the Holy Land, visiting sites in the North such as Church of Annunciation in Nazareth, Mount Tabor, Cana and the baptism site Qasr el Yahud on the Jordan River.
The group also visited Hebron and Bethlehem and spent a day enjoying the Dead Sea.
While in Jerusalem, they toured both the Old and the New city viewing, among other place, the Stations of the Cross along the Via Dolorosa, the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, St Anne’s Church, the Western Wall, as well as Yad Vashem Memorial to the Holocaust.
Before leaving the group stopped at Emmaus where they said mass before continuing to the airport for their departure back to Italy.