10 days Christian Itinerary Tour
Arrive at Ben Gurion Airport. Met by guide What we see today will depend on the time of arrival. Check this with Tel-Aviv / Netanya hotel.
If we have time to tour do:
Old City of Yafo (Joppa – Peter and tablecloth from heaven; Simon the Tanner) outdoor market; maybe Haaretz Museum (has original Philistine Temple (Samson story) and an example of 4 room Israelite home among other things. Overnight Tel-Aviv or Netanya.
Load the bus with luggage. Drive north to Caesarea Maritime; Visit the Roman theater in the impressive seaside Herodian city which served as the headquarters of Pontius Pilate, the location of Paul’s two-year imprisonment, and the site the Gospel was first preached to Gentiles. Continue to Haifa. Visit Muchraka (site of contest Elijah and prophets of Ba’al and Ashtoreth).
Drive-by Megiddo and through Valley of Armeggedon for Hilltop view of Nazareth (if time visits the excavations under the Church of the Annunciation).
Start the day at the site where Jesus had breakfast, after the resurrection on the beach with his disciples. Read John 21. Visit Mt. of Beatitudes where we can sit and contemplate Jesus’ “Sermon on the Mt.”. See the 2,000-year-old “Jesus Boat.” Have a delightful cruise on the Sea of Galilee and the option to enjoy a tasty lunch of St. Peter’s fish beside the very sea where it was caught. Visit Capernaum, the city that served as Jesus’ headquarters.
Head north this morning to Tel Dan. Go for a nature walk to the headwaters of the Jordan River and then climb the Tel to see archeological evidence of three bible stories and the modern-day border with Lebanon and Syria. Visit the Banias, the ancient location of Caesarea Phillipi and site of Peter’s confession that Jesus was Messiah. Enjoy an exhilarating drive through the Golan Heights to Mt. Bental, an evacuated Israeli military bunker overlooking Syria.
Load the bus with luggage. Stop at the spectacular excavation of Beit Shean where 21 layers of civilization have been uncovered. Visit the Baptismal site. If weather good swim in the natural pools of Gan Hashlosha and just talk about or visit next door Ein Harod where Gideon chose the 300. Drive along the Jordan Valley.
After dinner has a bus takes us down to the water for float in the Dead Sea.
Overnight Jerusalem or the Dead Sea.
Load the bus with luggage. Maybe early morning swim if the group wishes. Travel south to the Herodian fortress of Masada, where we will ride the cable car up to also see the last stronghold of the Jews during their rebellion against Rome. Travel north to visit the Essen site of Qumran where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered.
Travel UP TO Jerusalem.
Load the bus with luggage.
Half-day free, before traveling to the airport.
It all depends on the flight time.
7 Days Classical private Israel Tour Package
The tour can be suitable for families, friends, Church groups, workgroups, accommodation for 2 up to 50 passengers.
Price includes guiding, transportation, accommodation, breakfast daily, entry fees at sites.
The order of days is subject to change and will be reflected on your itinerary provided before travel.
A high season supplement applies to this tour and hotel.
The tour price is based on double occupancy. For a single supplement and for a high season supplement, please enquire.
Cancellation fees Terms and Conditions:
Change of an existing package booking is possible for a fee and depends on the availability of hotels.
Published prices are for double occupancy with Tourist Standard hotels. For an upgrade to Boutique or Superior, please inquire for rates.
**VIP Service Airport Pickup & Transfer
You’ll be greeted after passport control, guided through baggage claim and customs, and transferred to your hotel for the first night.
Please inquire for rates.
Extra nights before or after the tour are available (prices on request according to the season)
If there’s somewhere you’d like to visit which is not included in this program, let us try to help you arrange