Israel Trip Itinerary
INVITES YOU TO THE HOLY LAND –ISRAEL JUNE 3-12, 2019
Monday, June 03: Departure from Miami
Today we embark on our Journey to the Holy Land. Prepare yourself for a life-changing experience. Get some rest on the flight…tomorrow you will be walking where Jesus walked.
Tuesday, June 04: Arrive, Tel Aviv- Israel
we arrive at Ben Gurion Airport where we will be met by our Israeli guide who will accompany us during our entire stay in Israel. We travel northward to our hotel for one night in the coastal area near Netanya.
Wednesday, June 05: Caesarea, Mt Carmel, Megiddo
After breakfast this morning, check out of the hotel and we’ll drive to along the coastal road to the Crusaders port city of Caesarea and the Roman capital of ancient Israel. See the Roman Theater from the days of King Herod and Paul’s imprisonment. Proceed to the “Horns of Carmel” (Muhraka)to the site where Elijah slaughtered the false prophets. From Mt. Carmel we will drive to the valley of Jezreel (the meaning of the name is God will Saw this fertile land) we will arrive at Megiddo one of King Solomon’s Chariot cities (1 Kings 9:15), where you will find a fascinating Tel (hill) comprising 26 ancient civilizations superimposed on one another, overlooking the Valley of Jezreel also known as the Valley of Armageddon (Revelation 16:16). Our last Visit Cana of Galilee in this small village Jesus had performed his first public miracle by converting water into wine at the wedding feast. Overnight in Tiberias
Thursday, June 6 Upper Galilee & Golan Heights
After breakfast, we will have a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee. Visit Magdala, home of Mary Magdalene. Stop at Mount of Beatitudes where Jesus proclaimed his Sermon on the Mount. Continue a short journey to Capernaum the center of Jesus’ Ministries. See the remains of the ancient Synagogue and the house of Peter. Proceed to Chorazim and Bethsaida. Next will be an exciting stop at Ginnosar to see the 2,000-year-old “Jesus Boat” unearthed from the Sea, This is a typical fishermen boat that was used by the local fisherman at the same time Jesus lived in this region !! Now our boat trip on the Sea of Galilee, We end our day with a visit to “Yardenit “the Baptismal site on the Jordan River, you will have an opportunity to immerse in the Holy Water. Return to Tiberias.
Friday, June 7 Nazareth -Jerusalem
After breakfast we will drive to Nazareth to visit the Nazareth Village, touring through four rooms with informational displays designed to enrich the understanding of the history of the life & times of Jesus. Visit Beit-Shean/Scythopolis, (Judges 7: 4-8, 1 Samuel 31:10) the most magnificent archeological site in Israel, located at the strategic juncture of the Jezreel and Jordan valleys. Like Jericho, it has been almost continuously occupied throughout history. After defeating Saul and his sons on Mt. Gilboa, the Philistines hanged their bodies on the walls of Beit-Shean., the city was renamed the “Scythopolis.” Archaeologists have uncovered a huge number of ruins of the Roman/Byzantine Scythopolis. During the time of Jesus, Scythopolis was one of the chief cities of the Decapolis – a league of ten cities sharing Greek culture and government. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem
Saturday, June 8: Jesus’ Steps, the Last Days –
Walk where Jesus walked; beginning the day with a panoramic view of the city, Mount Moriah and the Dome of the Rock from the top of Mount of Olives and then the Garden of Gethsemane. To walk between the ancient olive trees, read the scriptures of Jesus’ prayer and take time for personal reflection. Next, we visit the House of Caiaphas where Jesus was beaten and spit upon. See a pit where he may have been held for the evening and the ancient hillside steps he walked as he was taken to be condemned. On our way into the city, we will visit the Wailing Wall We visit the “Upper Room” just outside the Zion Gate where the disciple whom Jesus loved laid his head on His breast and where later Thomas cried, “My Lord & my God.” While walking along the Via Dolorosa, we are reminded of His way of suffering along with a visit to the Garden Tomb, The actual place of crucifixion and burial is a very interesting study. Our climax of the day is the area of Golgotha (place of the skull) and the Garden Tomb, where we celebrate the resurrection with communion and a time of praise. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.
Sunday, June 9, Jerusalem
Today we are visiting the City of David, Hezekiah Tunnel, Pool of Siloe.This afternoon we visit the Southern Wall Excavations and Davidson Center.This southern side of The Temple was the main entrance for the common folk, whereas the Priests and Levites had their own entrance from the higher eastern side. Parts of the giant stairs, which led to the Temple Mount from the courtyard, have been unearthed along with the purification pools, from here we end our day visiting Pool of Bethesda, dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.
Monday, June 10: Masada, Ein Gedi, Dead Sea Scrolls, and Jerusalem our day begins traveling to Jericho, the world’s oldest city conquered by Joshua (Joshua 6:20). Here we will see the sycamore Tree, the old The land view & visit the amazing Monastery built on the rocks of Mount Temptation where Jesus was tempted by the Satan, we will get here by a cable car, visit the ruins of the city and Herods Palace, continue to visit with a cable car ride to the mountain top fortress of Masada.Here our guide will treat us to the history of the famous zealot stand. Next, we visit Qumran Caveswhere the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered, the final visit is the Dead Sea.
Tuesday, June 11 around Jerusalem, Bible Times
An interesting and educational time awaits us at theIsraeli Museum. Walk through collections of centuries old Israeli artifacts including the Dead Sea Scrolls, and a then a guided walk through an accurately detailed model of Biblical Jerusalem will help to prepare you for what you will experience in the following days. We conclude the day with a visit to Bethlehem, nativity church. Dinner and overnight
Wednesday, June 12: Flight Back home!
Project Cost: $2,955
1st Deposit: October 31, 2018 – $300
2nd Deposit: January 31, 2019 – $1,327.50
3rd Deposit: April 19, 2019 – $1,327.50
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ACCOMMODATIONS:Superior First class hotels based on double occupancy.
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MEALS: Buffet breakfast and dinner every day during the tour, LUNCH ONLY SATURDAY
Extra charge for tea or other drinks not included in the daily menu.
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VISITS: By modern bus that includes services of English speaking guides and entrance fees to places included in the itinerary.
TRAVEL INSURANCE (optional): available upon request.
NOT included: tips for guides, drivers and porters (approximately $8 per day per person)
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