Make a pilgrimage to Church of the Nativity along with the many visitors to this World Heritage Site and Christian holy site that's believed to stand over the cave where Jesus Christ was born. The emperor Constantine originally built this church in the 4th century CE. Some elements of his original temple, like the pink columns of polished limestone, remain, though most of the church as it stands today originated in the Justinian reconstruction of the 6th century. Whiles there, walk through the door of humility, small enough to force everyone to dismount their horses upon entry, and down the steps to the grotto where believers say Mary gave birth to Jesus Christ. To visit Church of the Nativity on your trip to Bethlehem, use our Bethlehem road trip site .
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Duration: 10 hours
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Church of the Nativity Reviews
Blessed feeling when entering the holy place and walking through the history and amazing icons. Well secured place and available tour guides to tell details of the place. Surrounded by souvenirs made.... more »
Moving beyond words Milk grotto brings the nativity and early church history to life. It was a precious experience to walk this sacred ground and site for pilgrims for 2,000 years! more »
Totally worth the experience! There going to have to fix the lines, kinda crazy walk there just go in a group and remember why and what your there see!
My experience wasn't the best, the people who were in charge of the traffic of the public were very pushy and they took away the special moment that visiting this place is what you want to experience. This is the place of the birth of our savior and everyone want to have that special moment of experiencing that unique sensation and intimate emotion.
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