The Way of the Cross - Via Dolorosa, Jerusalem

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Tread the solemn path Jesus took to his crucifixion along The Way of the Cross - Via Dolorosa, a hub for pilgrims and tourist wishing to step closer to ancient history and religion. Twist and turn your way through narrow stone paths lined with shops, following the nine stations of the cross marking Christ's sacred journey. Your experience culminates at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, where five more stations indicate the end the of the walk and the site of crucifixion. Avoid peak times due to overcrowding on the path. Plan to see The Way of the Cross - Via Dolorosa and other attractions that appeal to you using our Jerusalem day trip app.
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  • We went with a tour guide which gave us more insight as to where to go and the importance of the different stops along the way. You can't help but to be touched by the surroundings. After a...  more »
  • The Via Dolorosa is unlikely the way Jesus carried the cross. The route was determined during the Crusader Period in Jerusalem, and has little historical back-up. You can walk it if you want, but I....  more »
  • Starting from Fortress Antonia, near the Lions Gate, in the Muslim quarter, the pilgrimage goes up to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, located in the Christian district. According to traditions from....  more »
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