Information for visitors

Opening hours :

The Holy place of Emmaus is open for individual or group visits  

Monday through Friday:

 from 8:30 am to 12 pm and from 2:30 pm to 5.30 pm 

( 5 pm in winter)

Saturday: from 8:30 am to 5.30 pm (5 pm in winter)

Sunday: Please call 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, 

Israel

 phone: +972-8-925-69-40,

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

 fax: +972-8-924-65-69, 

email: emmaus@beatitudes.org



Holy Mass celebrations

The place is 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 to Emmaus:

Emmaus is situated at Latrun junction, the entrance is from the highway # 3.

from Jerusalem: by the Egged bus #433 to Latrun junction, the bus stop is near the highway bridge. Emmaus is across the road from the bus station.

from Tel-Aviv:  first to the town of Ramle either by the Egged bus #451, 454, 455, 458 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.

Alternatively, take the Kavim bus #111 or a train to Modi'in, and then the Kavim bus #885 to Latrun junction, next to the highway bridge. Emmaus is across the road from the bus station.