Old City, Nazareth
Map & Directions:
Nazareth can be reached by buses and taxis/sherut departing regularly from most major cities in Israel.
Bus number 823 from Tel Aviv new central bus station.
Bus number 955 from Jerusalem central bus station.
Bus number 331 from Haifa – Palmer square bus station.
Bus number 431 from Tiberias central bus station.
Bus number 823 from Afula central bus station.
For the most up-to-date bus times and schedules, please check the Egged Bus Company Trip Planner, or Bus.co.il, which provides timetables and routes for most public transportation in Israel.
Drive to the Mary’s Well area. Follow the directions at Al-Mutran’s Square, as mentioned above. Park your car there and continue walking into the Old City.
From the city center’s roundabout:
Walk up past the Basilica and enter into the Old City market. Follow the path up to the White Mosque. Continue ahead through a large arched entrance until you arrive at a T-junction. Turn right and walk about 20 meters. The door to Samira Guest House is on your right.
From Mary’s Well:
Take the side street opposite and follow it leftwards as it runs parallel to the main road. At the Tishreen restaurant there are three choices of route. Select the middle one; there are high stone walls on either side of you. Continue until you reach Al-Mutran Square. Follow the path ahead another 50 meters until you see an ach above the path. Samira’s entrance is on the left.