9 Day Tour to the Holy Land October 21 - October 29 2017 (With Brian Newman)

9 Day Tour to the Holy Land October 21 - October 29 2017 (With Brian Newman)

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$2,290.00 (Land Only)

Price reflects 4% cash discount

Flight arrangements available upon request

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Holy Land Immersion Trip
(or, “Not Your Grandmother’s Holy Land Tour”)
SAMPLE DAY-TO-DAY ITINERARY        21-29 October 2017        Group Leader: Brian Newman  

Saturday, October 21st 2017
•    American contingent departs US            Hub City: Chicago

Sunday, October 22nd 2017
•    Europe contingent departs Amsterdam/Geneva/France
•    Arrive in Tel Aviv                    Meet guide, travel to Tiberius
Dinner and overnight in Tiberius

Monday, October 23rd 2017                    Today’s Theme: It All Starts with Jesus
•    Sea of Galilee
•    The Sermon on the Mount
•    Capernaum
•    Teaching and Ministry of Jesus – Loaves and Fishes
•    Boat ride on Sea of Galilee
Dinner and overnight in Tiberius

Tuesday, October 24th 2017                    Today’s Theme: Jews, Arabs, and Land
•    Golan Heights
•    Mount Carmel
•    Meggido
•    Meet Archbishop Elias Chacour (Ibillin)
Dinner and overnight in Tiberius

Wednesday, October 25th 2017                    Today’s Theme: Life as “Resident Aliens”
•    Depart Galilee
•    Visit Nablus, Jacob’s Well, Sebastia
•    Visit Settlement in the West Bank (if possible)
•    Meet with Rabbis for Human Rights
Travel to Bethlehem, Dinner and overnight

Thursday, October 26th 2017                    Today’s Theme: Honoring Different Histories
•    Morning:    Walk through checkpoint to get into Israel from Bethlehem
•    Morning:    Visit Yad Vashem
•    Afternoon:    Visit Aida refugee camp, Bethlehem
•    Meet with Muslim clergy (tentative)
Evening:    Debriefing at hotel
Dinner Overnight in Bethlehem

Friday, October 27th 2017                    Today’s Theme: The Journey to Jerusalem
•    Mount of Olives                    
•    Walk the via Dolorosa
•    Western Wall and Temple Mount
•    Church of the Holy Sepulcher
•    The Church of Pater Noster, the Church of Dominus Flevit, the Church of All Nations
•    Meet with Musalaha (Salim Munayer)
Dinner and overnight in Bethlehem.

Saturday, October 28th 2017                    Today’s Theme: Hope and Eternity
•    Church of the Nativity
•    Shepherds Field in Beit Sahour
•    Judean Wilderness: Wadi Qelt, St. George’ monastery
•    Jordan River, Jericho – Baptism of Jesus
•    Mount of Temptation
•    Dead Sea (if time permits) Dinner
•    Debrief the Trip (at hotel)

Sunday, October 29th 2017
    Late Saturday evening or Sunday morning: Depart for the airport

Departure Date: October 21 2017

Package Price: $2290.00 (Land Only)

Note: Flight arrangements available upon request.

Single supplement (Private Room)$650.00

Price does not reflect 4% cash discount

Package price includes  the following:

•Meet & Assist at Ben Gurion Airport upon arrivals and departures.

•Three nights’ accommodation in Tiberius in double occupancy with breakfast and  dinner.

•Four night’s accommodation in Bethlehem in double occupancy with breakfast and dinner.

•Eight days travel in modern air conditioned private bus.

•English speaking government-licensed guide. 

•All entrance fees to places of interests .

•Special dinner at oriental restaurant.

•Honorarium's for guest speakers

Package price does not include the following:

•Lunches and Soft drinks.

•All Personal Expenses.

•Tips for Guide, Driver

•Travel Insurance.