A Spiritual Journey through the Holy Land

This unique tour offers you the opportunity to discover the Holy Land in luxury and style in your own Private Car with your own Private Guide. Journey through the Galilee from Nazareth to the lake of the fishermen, just as Jesus and His disciples did 2000 years ago. Pause, contemplate and pray in Jerusalem, in Bethlehem, in Nazareth and at the Sea of Galilee. The touring inclusions listed in the itinerary are just a sample of what you will experience. Your Tour Director will custom-tailor your route to match your personal needs and interest; you’ll travel to the sites and churches favored by your Christian denomination. This special program is ideal for couples, groups of friends and families. You’ve always dreamed of visiting the Holy Land. Now is the time!

Tel Aviv, Tiberias, Jerusalem

Tour Departs on: Sundays
Tour Includes
  • Deluxe Hotels
  • 6 Days Sightseeing per Itinerary by Private car/Microbus with Private Guide
  • All Transfers by Private Car
  • Visit a Druze Village and enjoy an authentic Druze Lunch
  • See the “Jesus Boat” by the Sea of Galilee
  • Visit the baptismal site of Yardenit
  • Walk through the Hasmonean Tunnel Jerusalem or visit the Herodian Mansions
  • Lunch and swim at a Dead Sea Spa hotel
  • “Night Spectacular” Sound & Light Show in Jerusalem
  • Expedited Airport Check-in Service and Dan VIP Lounge at Ben Gurion Airport (Upon return to U.S.)
12 Meals
  • Buffet Breakfast Daily, 2 Lunches, 2 Dinners

Hotels

City Night Hotel
Tel Aviv 1 Royal Beach (Bella Vista Room, Exec.Lounge Access)
Tiberias 2 Leonardo Plaza-Deluxe Sea View Room
Jerusalem 5 Orient (Orient Room, Exec. Lounge Access)

Sunday: En Route

Depart the U.S.A. on your flight to Israel.

Monday: Tel Aviv

Welcome to Israel! Arrive Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv; Meeting, assistance and transfer to your hotel on the Mediterranean shore in vibrant Tel Aviv. Tonight, enjoy a light meal in the executive lounge of your hotel. Overnight in Tel Aviv.

Tuesday: Tiberias

Drive through the main streets of vivacious Tel Aviv known as the “White City” to the ancient port of Joppa (Jaffa) from where Jonah set sail and where Peter had his housetop experience at the home of Simon the Tanner. Walk along the charming cobblestone streets, now filled with boutiques and galleries. Then, drive along the Mediterranean coast to ancient Caesarea; tour the theater, aqueduct and Crusader fortress. Continue to a Druze Village to see and hear about these unique Israelis and enjoy an authentic Druze Lunch. Continue north to the the timeless Crusader port city of Acre (Akko), with its Middle Age fortress, subterranean city and bazaars. The Old city of Acre is one of the fascinating old cities in Israel and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Soon arrive to your hotel in Tiberias for overnight. (B.L)

Wednesday: Tiberias

Drive along the shores of the Sea of Galilee via Magdala – home of Mary Magdalene to arrive at Capernaum, home to Peter and the center of Jesus’ preaching. Capernaum was a fishing village located on the northern shore
of the Sea of Galilee. Archaeological excavations have revealed two ancient synagogues built one over the other. A church near Capernaum is said to be the original home of Saint Peter. Continue to Tabgha place of the Multiplication of Loaves and Fishes: Visit the Church of the Multiplication and its ancient, colorful mosaics and the Church of the Primacy with the “Mensa Christi”, a large rock where Jesus shared meals with his disciples. Ascend the Mount of Beatitudes, marking the place of the Sermon on the Mount while enjoying the beautiful view of the entire Galilee. Then, ascend the Golan Heights for a greater understanding of the fierce battles that took place during the 1967 Six-Day War and the 1973 Yom Kippur War. Continue through the valleys and ranges on a jeep ride where you will take in a breathtaking panoramic view of the area. Visit Caesarea Philippi (Banias), built by Philip, son of Herod, at one of the sources of the Jordan River the location of one of the largest springs feeding the Jordan River. Return to your hotel for overnight. (B)

Thursday: Jerusalem

Drive to Kibbutz Ginossar to see the “Jesus Boat”, an extraordinary ancient boat reclaimed from the Sea of Galilee, dating from the time of Jesus. Continue to Yardenit on the Jordan River with its specially built Baptismal site. Pass ancient Cana site of Jesus’ first miracle at a wedding celebration on the drive to Nazareth, where Jesus spent His youth; visit the Basilica of the Annunciation, the Church of St. Joseph and Mary’s Well where the archangel Gabriel announced the Incarnation of the Son of God. Continue south arriving at Bet Shean, an ancient city from the time of King Saul; see the excavated remains of a Roman city. Soon you will arrive at the Golden City of Jerusalem. . Evening: Restaurant Dinner and Night Tour of “illuminated” Jerusalem followed by the “Night Spectacular” Sound & Light show at the Citadel Museum. Overnight in Jerusalem. (B.D)

Friday: Jerusalem

Ascend Mount Zion; visit Dormition Abbey, the traditional Upper Room and the Tomb of King David. Enter the Old City from the Dung Gate. View the Dome of the Rock, mosque of Islam; continue to the Western Wall. Walk through centuries of history in the Hasmonean Tunnel (tunnel schedules permitting) or tour the Herodian Mansions. On to the Crusader Church of St. Anne and the Pool of Bethesda; see Pilate’s Judgment Hall, the Chapel of Flagellation and the Arch of Ecce Homo. Follow the steps of the Via Dolorosa through narrow alleys and souks to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Enter the Jewish Quarter; walk along the excavated Cardo, once a main street of Byzantine Jerusalem. Tonight, Dinner and overnight at your hotel. (B.D)

Saturday: Jerusalem

Drive to the Dead Sea region, the lowest place on earth, reaching Masada. Ascend by cable car to this last stronghold of the Zealots in their struggle against the Romans. Tour Herod’s Palace, synagogue and bathhouse. Descend by cable car and drive to a spa hotel on the shores of the Dead Sea for lunch and use the rest of the day to relax and enjoy an unsinkable swim in the buoyant, mineral-rich, salty waters of the Dead Sea. Return to Jerusalem for overnight at your hotel. (B.L)

Sunday: Jerusalem

Travel to the top of the Mount of Olives and marvel at the magnificent view of the Old City. Descend to the Garden of Gethsemane with its ancient olive trees to see the Church of All Nations. Drive via the Knesset (Parliament) to the Shrine of the Book, home of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Continue along the rolling Judean Hills to charming Ein Karem, birthplace of John the Baptist; see the Church of the Visitation. Then proceed to Yad Vashem, Memorial to the Holocaust; visit the Museum, Children’s Pavilion and walk along the Avenue of the Righteous. End the day with a visit to Bethlehem and Manger Square (conditions permitted;
tour operated by the Palestinian Authority– Passports required). (B)

Monday: Jerusalem

Now that you’re a Jerusalem expert, enjoy a full day at leisure for on your own explorations of this fascinating city full of open air pedestrian malls with restaurants, shops and abundant street vendors. Great for last minute shopping before you travel home. Overnight in Jerusalem.* (B)
*Program can be shortened by one night; return home on Monday or extend stay to Jordan or Egypt. Please inquire.

Tuesday: En Route

Transfer to the airport for your departure flight. Enjoy our Expedited Check in Service and complimentary entrance to the Dan VIP Lounge at Ben Gurion Airport. Or, continue on an extension to Jordan or Egypt. (B)

LAND PRICES PER PERSON Prices in USD
DISCOVER THE HOLYLAND BY PRIVATE CAR

10 Days – 8 Nights 

LAND PRICES PER PERSON (USD)
May ’21 – May ’22
  4-Seater 7-Seater
#Passengers Per Vehicle 2 3 4
Twin Single Twin Single Twin Single
2021 Sunday Departures
May 9 $5400 $6810 $4685 $6095 $4200 $5610
May 16, 23, 30, Jun 6, 13, 20   5580   7155   4865   6440   4380   5955
Jun 27   5470   6935   4755   6225   4270   5735
Jul 4, 11, 18, 25   5395   6790   4685   6075   4195   5590
Aug 1, 8, 15, 22   5625   7250   4915   6535   4425   6050
Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov 7   5555   7110   4845   6395   4355   5910
Nov 14, 21   5470   6935   4755   6225   4270   5735
Nov 28   5375   6745   4660   6035   4175   5545
Dec 5, 12   5305   6605   4590   5890   4105 5405
Dec 19   5595   7185   4880   6470   4395 5985
Dec 26   5535   7070   4825   6355   4335   5870
2022 Sunday Departures
Jan 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb 6, 13, 20   5275   6545   4560   5830   4075   5345
Feb 27   5430   6855   4715   6140   4230   5650
Mar 6, 13, 20, 27, Apr 3   5485   6960   4770   6250   4285   5760
Apr 24*, May 1*, 8   5555   7110   4845   6395   4355   5910
May 15, 22 PRICES TO BE ADVISED
 Hotel in Tiberias will be changed to U Boutique Kinneret – U Deluxe Room.

* Revised touring due to holidays.

Prices for 5 Passengers and over plus 3rd bed Adult & Child rates available upon request.

Extension to Jordan or Egypt, please see program pages 64-67 & 72-73 in our Israel 2020-2021 Brochure.

For package details, refer to page 54-55 in our Israel 2020-2021 Brochure

 

Apr ’19 – May ’20
  4-Seater 7-Seater
#Passengers Per Vehicle 2 3 4
Sunday Departures Twin Single Twin Single Twin Single
2019
Apr 28*, May 12*, 19*, 26, Oct 20 $6360 $7995 $5485 $7125 $4890 $6530
May 5* 5935 7295 5075 6425 4475 5825
Jun 9, 16, Jul 21 thru Aug 25, Oct 27  Nov 3, 10 6305 7870 5430 7005 4835 6405
Jun 23 thru Jul 14, Sep 1, 8, 15, Dec 22 6325 7775 5370 6865 4770 6270
Nov 17 thru Dec 8 6190 7690 5320 6820 4720 6220
Dec 15 6360 7995 5485 7125 4890 6530
Dec 29 6095 7500 5225 6635 4625 6030
2020
Jan 5 thru Feb 16 6105 7525 5230 6650 4635 6055
Feb 23 6175 7665 5300 6790 4705 6190
Mar 1 thru Mar 22 6285 7875 5415 7005 4815 6405
Mar 29^ (9 Nights) 6095 7505 5220 6630 4625 6035
May 3, 10 6360 7995 5485 7125 4890 6530
*Slight program revisions possible due to holidays and Eurovision song competition.

^Mar 29, 2020 Total 11 Days/9 Nights (Check out Jerusalem on Wed, Apr 8, ’20)

 

 Prices for 5 Passengers and over plus 3rd bed Adult & Child rates available upon request.

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LAND PRICES PER PERSON
Mar ’18 – Apr ’19
  4-Seater                    7-Seater
#Passengers Per Vehicle 2 3 4
Sunday Departures Twin Single Twin Single Twin Single
2018            
Mar 4, 11, 18, Apr 8* $6125 $7765 $5290 $6930 $4730 $6370
Apr 15*, 22, 29, May 6, 20 6195 7890 5365 7055 4795 6495
May 27 THRU Jul 15 6100 7725 5265 6890 4705 6325
Jul 22 THRU Aug 26 &

Sep 30 THRU Oct 21

6225 7900 5390 7065 4830 6505
Oct 28 THRU Nov 11 6130 7750 5295 6915 4735 6355
Nov 18 THRU Dec 9 6050 7610 5215 6775 4655 6215
Dec 16 6265 8035 5430 7200 4865 6635
Dec 23 6145 7805 5310 6970 4750 6405
Dec 30 5995 7510 5160 6675 4600 6115
2019
Jan 6 THRU Feb 17 5970 7460 5135 6625 4575 6065
Feb 24 THRU Apr 7 6130 7770 5295 6935 4735 6375
*Revised Sightseeing due to holiday in Israel.

Prices for 5 Passengers and over plus 3rd bed Adult & Child rates available upon request.

 

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