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BETHLEHEM & JERICHO FROM TEL AVIV

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Bethlehem, Jericho and Qasr El Yahud.

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Bethlehem Highlights

Belén, also known as Bethlehem, is a city in the West Bank, Palestine, located about 10 kilometers south of Jerusalem. It is a city of great religious and historical significance, as it is believed to be the birthplace of Jesus Christ. As a result, it is an important destination for religious pilgrims from around the world.

The city is home to many important religious sites, including the Church of the Nativity, which is built on the site where Jesus is believed to have been born. 

Other notable sites include the Milk Grotto, where Mary is said to have nursed the baby Jesus, and the Shepherd’s Field, where the shepherds are believed to have received the news of Jesus' birth.

In addition to its religious significance, Bethlehem is also known for its rich cultural heritage, which includes traditional Palestinian music, dance, and cuisine. The city has a vibrant arts scene, and it is home to many galleries, museums, and cultural centers.

The Best Time to Visit Bethlehem

The best time to visit Bethlehem is during the spring (March to May) and fall (September to November) when the weather is mild and comfortable. During these seasons, temperatures are usually in the range of 20-25°C, and there is less chance of rain. This makes it a good time to explore the city’s historic and religious sites, as well as to take part in cultural festivals and events.

The summer months of June to August can be very hot in Bethlehem, with temperatures often reaching above 30°C, which can make it uncomfortable to explore the city. However, if you are planning to visit during this time, it is advisable to bring light clothing, a hat, sunscreen, and stay hydrated.

Winter (December to February) in Bethlehem can be quite cold and rainy, with temperatures averaging around 10°C. While there are fewer tourists during this season, it may be challenging to explore the city and its landmarks due to the weather.

It is important to note that religious festivals, such as Christmas and Easter, can be particularly crowded in Belén. Therefore, it is advisable to plan your trip well in advance and book accommodations and transportation ahead of time.

How to Get Around Bethlehem?

There are several ways to get around Bethlehem, Israel:

Walking: Many of the main attractions in Bethlehem, including the Church of the Nativity and Manger Square, are located within a short walking distance of each other. Walking is a great way to explore the city and to take in the local sights and sounds.

Taxis: Taxis are a convenient way to get around Bethlehem, particularly if you are traveling with a group or with luggage. Taxis can be found at taxi stands throughout the city, or you can hail one on the street.

Buses: The city has a public transportation system that includes buses. Buses are affordable, and they connect many different parts of the city. However, they can be crowded and difficult to navigate if you are not familiar with the city.

Private tours: Private tours are available in Bethlehem, and they are a great way to explore the city and its landmarks with a knowledgeable guide. Private tours can be arranged through Greca, which has incredible offers.

Car rental: Car rental is available in Bethlehem, and it can be a good option if you are planning to explore the surrounding areas, such as Jerusalem or the Dead Sea. However, driving in Bethlehem can be challenging due to heavy traffic and narrow roads.

What to See and Do in Bethlehem

Bethlehem is famous for its stunning architecture of the different periods of history and its religious tourism.

In turn, due to its proximity to Galilee and Cesarea, many travelers combine their trip to Bethlehem with these destinations, which is why you will find these sites in several of our offers.

You also have day tours of sites of interest in Bethlehem. Do not wait any longer to book your excursions through the Holy Land!

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Are the tours in Bethlehem in English?

Yes! The tours hired from Greca can be in English or Spanish. Check with your travel agent.

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Private transfer in Bethlehem

From Greca we can assign you a private transfer so that you can enjoy your visit to Belén with comfort and safety.

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Availability of tours in Bethlehem

With Greca we make sure that you have availability of excursions in all destinations. Best of all, you won't have to wait to buy your tickets or stand in long lines for each attraction!

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