Church of the Holy Sepulchre, also known as the Church of the Resurrection.
is located in the ancient city of Jerusalem. This is the most holy Christian Church in the world.
The Church of the Resurrection (Sepulchre) has been an important pilgrimage destination since the 384 AD.
Inside the church you will find the tomb of Jesus
In the Bible
Luke 24:2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb
Mark 15:22 They brought Jesus to the place called Golgotha (which means “the place of the skull”).
What to see at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre?
Inside the entrance to the church is the Tomb of Jesus, which tradition believes to be the spot where Jesus body prepared for burial by Joseph of Arimathea.
Outside in the back of the courtyard as you face to your left of the entrance, there are 11th century Greek Orthodox chapels built by Constantine Baptistery over the site.
How to get there?
Start from the Lion Gate in the Old City Via Dolorosa road that leads to the 14 Stations of the Cross up to the Sepulchre Church
|I recommend you to come visit during the spring time (March, April, and May) when temperatures are on average 20’s-25’s|
Autumn is great as well in October, November and December during Christmas season when temperatures are on average 15’s-22’s which is perfect for travel.
The best time to visit during the evening 19:00-21:00pm