Tuesday, June 26, 2018
14:30 Depart “The Belgium House” to the old city of Jerusalem tour
Begin your visit in Jerusalem at the Haas Promenade – the best place to start your Jerusalem experience, with its panoramic view of the Old City.
Enter the old city through the New Gate, visit the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, walk along the Christian quarter, oriental bazar (shuk) and Muristan.
Continue to the Armenian and the rebuilt Jewish quarters to view the recently excavated and restored Cardo, which was the main street of Byzantine Christian Jerusalem. See the Jewish Wailing Wall, the Kotel. Stop at Mount Zion to visit the Room of Last Supper and the Dormition Abbey.
18:30 End the tour at the Jaffa Gate with free time for shopping at Mamilla Mall.
Return to your conference hotel on your own.
Modest clothing (no shorts or sleeveless shirts) and head covering are required for visiting holy sites.