PRAY FOR ISRAEL TOUR
Included in Tour Cost:
(Only $3999 all inclusive)
· Round Trip Airfare via ELAL Airlines
· Airport taxes of $494 & tips of $70
· 8 Nights in 5 Star Hotels
· Entrance fees to all sites visited
· English-Speaking, Licensed Israeli Guide
· Deluxe, Air-Conditioned Motor coach
· 3 Meals Daily upon arrival in Israel
Depart from Newark or Atlanta to Tel Aviv on Continental & ELAL Airlines.
DAY 2:December 29 - TEL AVIV:
SHALOM! Welcome Home! We arrive in HIS LAND this afternoon. Upon arrival at Ben Gurion Airport, we will be met and assisted through customs. We then proceed to our hotel in Jerusalem for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 3:December 30 - JERUSALEM / MOUNT OF OLIVES / GETHSEMANE / OLD CITY: Today we drive to the top of the Mount of Olives for a view of Jerusalem before taking the Palm Sunday path to the Garden of Gethsemane. We then enter the Old City through the Lion’s Gate and visit the famous Church of St. Anne with its rich, deep acoustics and the Pool of Bethesda. Later we make our way to the Sisters of Zion Convent to visit the site of Pilate’s Judgment Hall in Antonio’s Fortress. We depart the city through the same gate and proceed to Mt. Zion where we visit the Upper Room and the Tomb of King David before ending our day at the house of Caiaphas. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.
DAY 4:December 31 - NEW CITY / OLD CITY / WAILING WALL / TEMPLE MOUNT / SOUTHERN WALL EXCAVATIONS: We visit the Jewish Quarter, the Herodian Museum and the Western Wall. We then ascend the Temple Mount and view the Dome of the Rock, the Al Aksa Mosque and the site where THE TEMPLE stood. We end our touring at the Garden Tomb where weather permitting we will have a special Pray for Israel service. We then welcome the New Year with a Special New Years Eve dinner with entertainment at our hotel in Jerusalem.
DAY 5:January 1 - MASADA / QUMRAN / DEAD SEA:
We depart Jerusalem and proceed through the Judean Wilderness to Qumran, the site where a Bedouin shepherd found the Dead Sea Scrolls in 1947. We travel south along the shore of the Dead Sea on the lowest road in the world to Masada, truly a remarkable piece of history. En Gedi, a beautiful oasis on the shores of the Dead Sea is our last stop before returning to Jerusalem for dinner and
DAY 6:January 2 - TIBERIAS / SEA OF GALILEE / CAPERNAUM:
Today we head to Tiberias. The sites include Caesarea with its ancient seaport and Roman theater, Megiddo and the Valley of Armageddon and Mount Carmel. We arrive in Tiberias at our hotel overlooking the Sea of Galilee for dinner and overnight.
DAY 7:January 3 - TIBERIAS / GOLAN HEIGHTS / CAESAREA PHILIPPI:
This morning we cross the Sea of Galilee by boat landing at Kibbutz Nof Ginosar where we will view the ancient Jesus Boat. We continue to Tabgha and the Mt. of the Beatitudes before arriving at Kibbutz En Gev for a lunch of St. Peter’s fish. Later we will visit Capernaum with its ancient synagogue. Time permitting we will travel north to Caesarea Philippi and the mouth of the Jordan River. We end our day at the baptismal site on the Jordan River known as Yardenit. Dinner and overnight in Tiberias.
DAY 8:January 4 - BET SHEAN / JERUSALEM:
This morning we travel south through the Jordan Valley to the city of Bet Shean and continue to Gideon’s Spring at En Harod. We then “go up to Jerusalem” to The Holy City! Enter HIS gates with gladness! Time permitting we will stop at one of the many gift stores to shop before arriving at our hotel in Jerusalem for dinner and overnight.
DAY 9: January 5- GARDEN TOMB / AIRPORT: Today we visit the Garden Tomb for an exciting time of praise and worship. We will view Golgotha and then tour the Garden itself with a visit to the empty tomb. After lunch we will visit additional sites to be determined by our guide before returning to our hotel to freshen up and have dinner before checking out. We arrive at the airport for our overnight flight to Newark.
DAY 10:January 6 - NEWARK / HOME:
We will return with memories and new friends to last a lifetime and beyond!
Please Note - If A Passenger Is Unable To Get On And Off The Bus And Walk Without The Assistance Of Another Individual, The Passenger Must Bring Someone With Them To Assist Them.
NOTE: The actual daily itinerary is subject to adjustment at the discretion of the tour operator.