Events at the Tower of David
Combination ticket: “Yalla Basta” tastings and a visit to the Tower of David
Combination ticket: “Yalla Basta” tastings and a visit to the Tower of David. The “Yalla Basta” ticket includes 4 premium tastings, tasting coupons and a map of the market, allowing you to independently wander the market stalls. Using coupons for carefully chosen food stands, you can enjoy tastings and savor a culinary experience at one of the most loved markets in Israel. Wander at your own pace and sample everything good that the market has to offer.
Bonjour Jerusalem - The French “Compound” (in Hebrew)
The Russian compound is well known in Jerusalem, but there is also a French “Compound”. We will visit the Notre Dame complex and its surprising museum of the Shroud of Turin, before continuing to the St. Louis hospital and the St. Vincent de Paul Chapel.
Behind the Mosaics: The Story of the Armenian Quarter (in Hebrew)
We will embark on a short journey focusing on the Armenians, including a visit to the complex of the Armenian Monastery of St. Saviour, featuring Armenian ceramics and a monument to the fallen of the Legion de Orient. We will see a khachkar in the Church of St. John, and proceed to the tour’s highlight - the Armenian Museum
The Franciscan Brothers: Guardians of the Holy Land (in Hebrew)
On this tour we will get to know the personality of St. Francis of Assisi, the order of the Friars Minor which he founded, and the “Custodia Terrae Sanctae'', which operates in the Holy Land and the surrounding region.