Bibleland Tour – 8 Days – 7 Nights – arrival on Monday

Day 1 – Monday – Jerusalem

Upon arrival to the airport you will meet our representative and transfer to your hotel in Jerusalem for overnight.

Day 2 – Tuesday – Jerusalem – Sightseeing of the New City

Start the day with a panoramic view of Jerusalem from atop the Mt. of Olives. On to the Garden of Gethsemane and Church of the Agony. Continue to the Israel Museum’s Shrine of the Book with the famous Dead Sea scrolls, then a visit to the beautifully renovated model of the Herodian city of Jerusalem, dating back to the time of the Second Temple. Continue to Yad Vashem (the memorial to the six million Jews who were killed in the Holocaust). Afternoon drive to the pictures village of Ein Karem (the birthplace of John the Baptist). Return to Hotel.

Day 3 – Wednesday – Jerusalem – Old City & Bethlehem*

Enter through one of the Gates to the walled Old City to visit the renewed Jewish Quarter, the Western Wall, the Temple area and the colorful bazaars. Walk along the Via Dolorosa and the Stations of the Cross, ending at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Drive to Mt. Zion and visit the tomb of King David, the Room of the Last Supper and Dormition Abbey. In the afternoon, continue to Bethlehem to visit the Church of the Nativity and a view of the Shepherd’s Fields. Return to Jerusalem for overnight. *Site under Palestinian Authority jurisdiction. Visit subject to situation

Day 4 – Thursday – Beit Shean / Nazareth / Galilee

Leave Jerusalem and drive north via Jericho*, the oldest city in the world. Travel through the Jordan Valley and the new settlements to Beit Shean. Visit the excavations of this beautiful preserved Roman City. Proceed to Nazareth to visit the Church of the Annunciation and Mary’s Well. On to Safed, city of the Kabala, for a walk through the mystic alley and the artists’ colony. Continue to a Kibbutz hotel for overnight. *Site under Palestinian Authority jurisdiction. Visit subject to situation

Day 5 – Friday – Golan Heights and around the Sea of Galilee

Drive to the Golan Heights. Visit the former Syrian fortifications and the Druze villages. Travel via Banias, source of the Jordan River to the shores of the Sea of Galilee and Capernaum. Visit the ruins of the ancient synagogue and Peter’s house. Visit Tabgha, where the miracle of the fish and bread took place and on to the Mount of Beatitudes. Continue to Tiberias for a short tour of the old center of Jewish learning. Return to the Kibbutz hotel for overnight.

Day 6 – Saturday – Acre / Haifa / Caesarea / Tel Aviv

After breakfast, drive west to Acre for a visit of the old, famous Crusader stronghold and medieval fortifications. Continue to Haifa, for a sightseeing tour, including the Baha’i Shrine, Persian Garden and Mount Carmel for a panoramic view of the city. Proceed southwards to Caesarea to visit the Roman Theater and the Crusader fortress. Continue to Tel Aviv-Jaffa for a short city tour and to your hotel for overnight.

Day 7 – Sunday – Day at Leisure in Tel Aviv

Or an optional tour to the Dead Sea. Overnight in Tel Aviv.

Day 8 – Monday – Breakfast and transfer to the airport for departure.

Bibleland Tour – Prices in USD, per person with breakfast and dinner

 

Hotel Plan (or similar) Tourist Class First Class Superior Class
Jerusalem (3 nights) Gate/Rimonim Shalom Grand Court/Leonardo Crowne Plaza Dlx/Dan Panorama
Galilee (2 nights) Kibbutz Kfar Giladi Kibbutz Kfar Giladi Kibbutz Kfar Giladi Boutique
Tel Aviv (2 nights) Seanet /Olympia Metropolitan/Grand Beach Crowne Plaza/Dan Panorama
Regular Season $1394 SGL $1620 SGL $2176 SGL
$995 DBL $1153 DBL $1505 DBL
$979 TRL $1115 TRL $1430 TRL
High Season $1513 SGL $1738 SGL $2315 SGL
$1082 DBL $1240 DBL $1612 DBL
$1066 TRL $1202 TRL $1533 TRL
Peak Season $1623 SGL $1849 SGL $2453 SGL
$1177 DBL $1343 DBL $1734 DBL
$1161 TRL $1304 TRL $1635 TRL
Regular Season Dates: 05.03.18 – 25.03.18; 09.04.18 – 15.04.18; 23.04.18 – 05.08.18; 27.08.18 – 16.09.18; 01.10.18 – 23.12.18; 31.12.18 – 03.03.19
High Season Dates:  26.03.18 – 01.04.18; 16.04.18 – 22.04.18; 06.08.18 – 26.08.18; 24.12.18 – 30.12.18
Peak Season Dates:  02.04.18 – 08.04.18; 24.09.18 – 30.09.18
Yom Kippur Dates (No Availability):  17.09.18- 23.09.18

The above rates are NET quoted in US$ per person.

Family Plan:

  • Tourist & First Class: Child (2-12) sharing parents’ room – reduction on the Dbl rate – 20%
  • Superior: Chd up to age 18 sharing parents’ room – reduction on the Dbl rate –  40%

Rates include:

  • 7 nights hotel accommodation on bed and breakfast basis.
  • 6 Dinners (starting from 2nd night).
  • Transfers from/to airport on arrival and departure.
  • Sightseeing in a modern air conditioned motor-coach.
  • Service of a Government licensed guide on all touring days.
  • Entrance fees to places of interest while touring.

Not included:

  • Porterage at airport.
  • Tipping for guide, driver and hotel staff.
  • Beverages with meals.
  • Traveler’s medical baggage insurance.
  • Optional Masada & Dead Sea tour on Sunday – $79 net per person

Notes:

  1. The tour is on a guaranteed departure basis – subject to a minimum of 2 participants.
  2. The sequence of the tour, hotels used, and sites visited may be amended due to circumstances.
  3. Reservations received less than 14 days prior to departure are on a request only basis.