30 minute walk

  • Ethiopian Monastery

    A 25-minute walk from Olive Tree Hotel

    Located on the roof of the Holy Sepulcher Church, the Ethiopian Monastery, called Deir Sultan, commemorates the historic visit of the Queen of Sheba to Jerusalem in the time of King Solomon. Visit the Chapel of the Four Living Creatures and the Chapel of St. Michael.

  • Station Nine of the Via Dolorosa

    A 25-minute walk from Olive Tree Hotel

    A Coptic church commemorates “Jesus Falls for the Third Time.” Located on the roof of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

  • Ecce Homo Arch

    A 25-minute walk from Olive Tree Hotel

    On the Via Dolorosa, part of a triple-arched gate from the Roman period which commemorates Pontius Pilate saying, "Here is the Man" to the crowds in the street. (John 19:5)

  • Outside the Holy Sepulcher Church

    A 30-minute walk from Olive Tree Hotel

    The Church of the Holy Sepulchre is located in the Christian Quarter of the Old City in Jerusalem. Ownership of the Church is shared and divided between the Greek Orthodox, Armenian Orthodox and Catholics. The majority of the Church and its chapels are open to the public.

  • Lions Gate

    A 30-minute walk from Olive Tree Hotel

    Also called St. Stephen’s Gate, Shaar Ariyot in Hebrew and Bab el Asbat in Arabic.

  • Church of the Holy Sepulchre

    A 30-minute walk from Olive Tree Hotel

    The Church of the Holy Sepulchre is one of the world's holiest Christian landmarks. The site of the Church is believed to be the location where Jesus was both crucified and buried. The Church is used as a pilgrimage center for Christians all around the world.