Holy Land Tour 0320Brooks
Holy Land Tour 0320Brooks
Duration: 10 Days
Dates: March 3, 2020 to March 13, 2020
Departure City: New Orleans, LA
Leave the USA on an International Fight to Tel Aviv
Temple Area/Western Wall Tunnels/St. Anne/Upper Room
Mount of Olives/Gethsemane/Kidron Valley/Bethlehem
Jerusalem/Hebron/Valley of Elah
Included in your Trip:
Roundtrip Non-Stop Flight- Wide-bodied tans-atlantic jets.
Porterage of Baggage – Your bags will be put on buses and taken up to your room for you.
Air-Conditioned Motor Coaches – Ride aboard a brand-new, private, air-conditioned motor coach.
Boat Ride on the Sea of Galilee – Complete the experience with prayer, singing and dancing on a 2,000 year old boat replica.
Knowledgeable Guides- Informed of Historical and Biblical Context of Sites Visited
Customized Guidebook – Complete with study on where you have been and where you will go on your tour.
Superior First Class Hotels – We stay at only the best hotels the area has to offer.
Group Photos and More – Get a group photo and tons of photography opportunities!
Two Meals Daily
Comprehensive Sightseeing – With plenty of time and opportunity for pictures.
Limited Trip Size – We strive to make your trip special and unique, so this trip offers limited group size.
Entrance Fees to Places Visited – Walk right past the ticket booth with all your Entrance Fees paid in advance!
Special Rabbinical Tunnel Visit
Masada Visit Including Round-Trip Cable Car Ride to the Top
TUESDAY (March 03) Day 1: LEAVE THE USA ON AN INTERNATIONAL FLIGHT TO TEL AVIV-
Travel to the airport and catch the evening flight to Tel Aviv.
WEDNESDAY (March 04) Day 2 TIBERIAS
Arrive Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv, drive to the hotel in Tiberias for Dinner and overnight. (D)
THURSDAY (March 05) Day 2: TIBERIAS BOAT RIDE/ CAPERNAUM/MOUNT OF BEATITUDES/ CEASAREA PHILIPPI/ YARDENIT
After Breakfast, take a boat (Included) from Tiberias to Capernaum (Included)to see an ancient synagogue and Peter's House which was later converted to a church. Visit Tabgha, site of the miracle of the Loaves and Fishes. Continue to the Mount of Beatitudes where the Sermon on the Mount is remembered. Lunch (Included), Proceed to Caesarea Philippi (Included), where Peter said "Thou art the Christ. Our final visit today will be at Yardenit on the Jordan River where many pilgrims participate in baptism ceremonies. Return to your hotel in Tiberias for dinner and overnight. (B, L, D)
FRIDAY (March 06) Day 3: TZIPPORI / NAZARETH/ MEGIDDO /HAIFA / NETANYA
After breakfast we depart to Tzippori (Included), a prosperous town near Nazareth at the time of Jesus and where many believe the Virgin Mary was born. Drive to Nazareth and visit the Church of the Annunciation and Mary's Well, continue to visit Megiddo (Included), one of Solomon's Chariot cities, to see the excavations. Lunch (Included) Our last stop of the day is at Haifa and drive up Mt. Carmel for a panoramic view of the city and port, River Kishon and the Mediterranean. Drive to Netanya to check into our hotel for dinner and overnight. (B, L, D)
SATURDAY(March 07) Day 4: NETANYA/ CAESAREA/ SAMARIA/ JACOB'S WELL/ JERUSALEM
After breakfast, depart to Caesarea (Included)to visit the Crusader's Castle and restored Roman Amphitheatre from the time of Pilate and Paul's imprisonment. then continue to Samaria, visit the excavations at Sebastian and the see the remains of the palace where Salome danced and asked for the head of John the Baptist. Lunch (Included) On to Nablus and see the Samaritan Synagogue and they will have on display the Pentateuch, which is the 5 books of Moses of the Old Testament, view Mt. Eba) and Mt. Gerizim, where the Samaritans celebrate the Feast of Passover. Stop at Jacob's Well, where Christ conversed with the Samaritan woman and on to Jerusalem to Check in our hotel dinner and overnight. (B, L, D)
SUNDAY (March 08) Day 5: JERICHO/ QUMRAN/ MASADA/ JERUSALEM
After breakfast, depart to Jericho and tour of Jericho to include the excavations of the oldest city in the world (Included). Drive along the shores of the Dead Sea to Masada (Included), the last stronghold of Jewish resistance to the Romans. Take the cable car up to the site to see Herod's palaces and the baths. Lunch (Included) Continue to Qumran (Included) where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered. Back to our hotel in Jerusalem for dinner and overnight. (B, L, D)
MONDAY(March 09) Day 6: TEMPLE AREA/ WESTERN WALL TUNNELS/ ST. ANNE/ UPPER ROOM
After breakfast, Enter the Old City and visit the Western Wall and Temple Area with the Al-Aqsa Mosque and Dome of the Rock. Visit the Rabbinical Tunnel (Included). See the Pool of Bethesda where the angel ruffled the water and St. Anne's Church (Included), the traditional birthplace of Jesus' mother. Lunch (Included) Drive to Mt. Zion, Upper Room. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight. (B, L, D)
TUESDAY(March 10) Day 7: MOUNT OF OLIVES/ GETHSEMANE/ KIDRON VALLEY/ BETHLEHEM
Drive to the Mount of Olives for a panoramic view of Jerusalem. See the place of Ascension (Entrance Included) the Pater Noster Church (Entrance Included), the Garden of Gethsemane, the Church of All Nations, and the Palm Sunday road. Drive down -the Kidron Valley to see the Pool of Siloam (Included), and the Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu (Included). Lunch (Included) Continue to Bethlehem to see the Church of the Nativity and the cave- stable of Jesus' birth. Return to Jerusalem for dinner and overnight. (B, L, D)
WEDNESDAY(March 11) Day 8: JERUSALEM/ HEBRON/VALLEY OF ELAH
After Breakfast, we visit Hebron to see the caves of the Patriarchs, we then go to the Valley of Elah to consider the confrontation between David and Goliath. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem. (B, L, D)
THURSDAY (March 12) Day 9: JERUSALEM/FREE TIME
Worship service at the Garden Tomb where you will then have the balance of the day at leisure to explore this ancient city. Lunch (Included) Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight. (B, L, D)
FRIDAY (March 13) Day 10: Departure.
This morning transfer to the airport for your flight back home.