Meet at 3:15am in the departure hall in Regina airport to check in for the 5:15am West Jet flight to Toronto, arriving at 10:15am. Leave Toronto at 1:30pm on your overnight / nonstop EL AL flight destination Tel Aviv Israel, meals served on board. FLYING FROM CALGARY ADD $100 per person
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WELCOME TO ISRAEL , NAOT KEDUMIM , JAFFA
Arrive at Ben Gurion International Airport in Israel at 7am and meet your tour guide. Your introduction to the Land of Everlasting Promise starts at Naot Kedumim, the famous Biblical Botanical Gardens, which embodies the panorama and power of the land, the nature of which fashioned Judaism, early Christianity and Islam, enriched the Bible and provided rich vocabulary for conveying exceptional values. Continue to ancient Jaffa / Joppa of Jonah and the whale (Jonah 1) and Tabitha fame (Acts 9: 36 – 42) and view Andromeda’s rock in the ancient port as you walk through the colourful old city. Continue to your hotel, the remainder of the afternoon is at leisure.
1 night: Grand Beach hotel ~ Tel Aviv
TO THE GALILEE, CAESAREA, MEGIDDO, NAZARETH VILLAGE, SEA OF GALILEE
Drive north through the Plain of Sharon, along the Mediterranean shore on the old coastal road known as the Via Maris, which linked Egypt and Babylon. Stop at Caesarea, the largest port in the Mediterranean, built by King Herod the Great some 2000 years ago. Here Pontius Pilate had his seat; Cornelius lived and was baptized (Acts 10); Paul embarked to Tarsus (Acts 9:30) and Philip preached (Acts 8:40). Visit the Roman Theatre, the Hippodrome and the Aqueduct. View Muhraka (the burned place) on Mt. Carmel, where the prophet Elijah challenged the 400 false prophets of Baal (1 Kings 18:30). Proceed along the Jezreel Valley to Megiddo, one of King Solomon’s fortified city kingdoms (1 Kings 9:15; 10:26), with impressive ruins of 20 levels of civilization. From here the Books of Daniel and Revelation will come alive as you read about the final Battle of Armageddon, while viewing the fertile plains of the lush, Jezreel Valley. Travel via Mt Precipice to Nazareth, the boyhood town of Jesus, visit Nazareth Village to relive village life from the time of Jesus and view the Church of the Annunciation. Emulating the disciples sail on the Sea of Galilee and visit the ancient boat from the time of Jesus.
2 nights: Restal hotel ~ Tiberias
[Breakfast & dinner]
GOLAN HEIGHTS, CAESAREA PHILIPPI, MT BEATITUDES, CAPERNAUM
Drive north over the Golan Heights to visit Banias, one of the sources of the Jordan River, site of ancient “Caesarea Philippi” and the Northern extent of Jesus’ ministry, where Peter made the confession of faith in Christ (Matt; 16:16). Continue to the Mt. of Beatitudes where Jesus delivered “The Sermon on The Mount” (Matt.5). Weather and circumstances permitting - walk down the mountain to Tabgha to visit the Church of the Primacy of Peter. Proceed to Capernaum centre of Jesus’ Ministry in the Galilee and site of many of his miracles (Mark 2:4; Matt.8:5; 14-7; 9; 1-7; 17: 18), where you visit the remains of St Peter’s house and the ancient synagogue where Jesus taught. (Mark 1:21; Luke 4:31).
[Breakfast & dinner]
GALILEE - JERUSALEM, BEIT SHEAN, JORDAN VALLEY, QUMRAN, JERUSALEM, BETHLEHEM
Travel south to Beit Shean, where the body of King Saul and his sons were placed on the walls by the Philistines (1 Samuel 31:10), known, in Jesus’ day as Scythopolis, capital of Decapolis. Visit the impressive, extensive archaeological park. Drive through the Jordan Valley, where the desert now blooms with flowers and vegetation of every description (Isaiah 35:1-2). Ascend through the Judean Desert Wilderness to the Holy City, Jerusalem of gold, as the Galileans did. Stop on Mt Scopus to recite a Psalm of Ascent to enjoy the first splendid view of the Holy City and visit an adjacent 2nd Temple time tomb. Travel to Bethlehem to visit the Church of the Nativity, the birthplace of Jesus and Shepherds Field.
5 nights: Jerusalem Gate hotel ~ Jerusalem
[Breakfast & dinner]
JERUSALEM, YAD VASHEM, DEAD SEA SCROLLS, MODEL OF JERUSALEM, KING DAVID'S CITY
Start the day at Yad Vashem – national memorial and Museum of the Shoah (Holocaust), to pay tribute to the victims of the Shoah (Holocaust) in Europe during the Second World War, including six million Jews! Visit the Museum, the Children’s Memorial and walk along the Avenue of the Righteous Amongst the Nations, commemorating those who risked their own lives to save Jewish souls. Continue to the Israel Museum to visit the Shrine of the Book, home of the Dead Sea Scrolls, the oldest Bible manuscripts and the adjacent Model of ancient Jerusalem, describing the city from the time of Jesus. View the Dome of the Rock and the Al Aqsa Mosque, built on the Temple Mount en route to King David’s City. Your visit to include: The layered ancient ruins, the Canaanite tunnel and the Pool of Siloam. Visit the South Western Wall of the Temple Mount and the Davidson Centre, including the very same steps that Jesus and the Galileans used to enter and exit the Holy Temple. Stop at the Western Wall (Kotel) to visit an important Jewish pilgrimage and prayer area. Then take a fascinating journey back in time under the city, through the Western Wall Tunnels along the Temple Mt. Continue to the Pools of Bethesda at St. Anne’s Church. Exit the city at St Stephen’s or the Lions Gate.
[Breakfast & dinner]
JERUSALEM, MT OLIVES, KIDRON VALLEY, MT ZION, OLD CITY, CHURCH OF THE HOLY SEPULCHRE
Drive to the top of Mount of Olives for a wonderful panoramic view of Jerusalem Old and New. Continue down the Mountain to the Garden of Gethsemane the Church of All Nations. Drive along the Kidron (the Valley of Jehoshaphat), past the Tombs of Absalom, Zechariah and James en route to Mt Zion. Visit the Upper Room, the room of the Last Super; King David’s Tomb and the Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu, built on the site of High Priest Caiaphas’ home. Enter the Old City through Zion Gate, walk through the Armenian and the Jewish Quarter. Visit the ancient “Cardo,” the Roman main street and walk through the “Suk,” the colourful bazaars, alleyways and market places to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, site of the crucifixion, death and resurrection. End the day at the Garden Tomb, with time for reflection and communion.
[Breakfast & dinner]
DEAD SEA, QUMRAN, MASADA
Drive through the Judean desert towards Jericho, the oldest town in the world (which you will see from a distance), to the lowest point on earth at the Dead Sea (over 1300 feet below sea level). Continue south along the shores of the Dead Sea to visit Qumran, home of the Cult of the Judean Desert, where a shepherd discovered the Dead Sea Scrolls (1947) in a nearby cave. Continue south, view Ein Gedi an Oasis in the desert en route to Masada. Ascend by cable car to the summit of King Herod the Great’s imposing, remote desert fortress, later the last stronghold of the Jewish Zealots in the revolt against Rome (73 ace). Travel north along the Dead Sea en route to Jerusalem, stop to float on the Dead Sea – you cannot sink!
[Breakfast & dinner]
AT LEISURE IN JERUSALEM
Spend a day of leisure in this fascinating city. Enjoy time to re-visit the Old City for shopping in the bazaars or walk through the new city for shopping along Jaffa Road and Ben Yehuda Street. Visit one of the many Museums that Jerusalem has to offer (modest entry fee required) or simply relax at the hotel. Enjoy a farewell dinner in the hotel, then transfer to Ben Gurion airport for your return flight to Canada.
[Breakfast & dinner]
RETURN TO CANADA
Depart Tel Aviv at 00:50 flying nonstop on EL AL to Toronto, arriving at 5:40am, meals served on board. Continue on the West Jet flight to Regina at 10am, arriving at 12:25pm.
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~ Meeting/assistance transfers to/from the airport in Israel
~ 8 Nights at select hotels with breakfast and dinner daily
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~ 7 days touring and 1 day of leisure in Jerusalem
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