Information for visitors

Opening hours

The Holy place of Emmaus is open for individual or group visits  Monday through Friday: from 8.30 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. (5 p.m. in winter).  On Saturday: from 8.30 am to 5.30 pm (5 p.m. in winter). On Sunday: please, ask in advance.

Guide's services

Groups can ask for a free guide for the archaeological site and for meeting with members of the Community of the Beatitudes. Please ask in advance.


Contact us:

Emmaus-Nicopolis,

 Latrun junction, 

 post office box 638,

 7210601 Ramla, Israel

 phone: +972-8-925-69-40,

mobile: +972-52-356-20-71,

 fax: +972-8-924-65-69, 

email



Holy Mass celebrations

The place is anytime open for Holy Mass celebrations . Please book in advance. You can also join the Community of the Beatitudes residing on the spot for its celebrations.

How to get:

from Jerusalem: by any bus stopping at Latrun (#404, 433, 434, 435). From the bus station please walk for about a quarter of an hour in the direction of Modi'in.

from Tel-Aviv:  first to the town of Ramle either by the Egged bus #411 or by sherut (collective taxi) or by train and then to Latrun by the Egged bus #433. From the bus station please walk for about a quarter of an hour in the direction of Modi'in.

 

See the map here