The Holy Grail - fact or fiction? Recent novels have explored this ancient mystery which has fascinated scholars for over a thousand years. Exactly what is the Grail and where might it be located? Now, follow the trail of the Holy Grail through Europe and the Middle East on a journey of discovery.
We will explore the border country between England and Scotland and learn what may be the real story of King Arthur and the Holy Grail. Does the ancient Druid shrine near Glastonbury, England, hide the Grail? Hear how the mysterious medieval order of the Knights Templar may have gained great power because they discovered the secret of the Grail. Listen to the tragic story of the Cathars - did they die protecting the Grail? We shall examine some of the comments in the best selling novel, The DaVinci Code, regarding the Grail. Do the strange events of a century ago, in a remote village in the French Pyrenees, confirm some of the theories in the novel? Then follow another Grail story through Egypt and up the Nile into the highlands of Ethiopia. In the fabled capital of the legendary Queen of Sheba, we will see the possible location of what many consider to be the true Grail - one of the most sought after artifacts of antiquity - the lost Ark of the Covenant!
Three years in the making, this thought provoking travel-documentary relates tales of conspiracies, treachery and even murder as many competing forces seek the Grail. Not only will it challenge some long held beliefs, it will also enable you to explore some of the world's most mysterious places.