Taste and See - Israel 2018 Hosted By Wanda Ehalt March 11 – 22, 2018


The rate per person in CAD is $3650
For Single Room Add $900

Day 1 Sun 11 Mar                                              Depart Saskatoon to Israel

All meals will be served on board
Overnight en route

Day 2 Mon 12 Mar                                             Arrival Tel Aviv - Jaffa
Upon arrival at Ben Gurion International Airport you will be met by your local Sunworld representative and our local tour guide. We will drive through the city of Tel Aviv and to the ancient seaport of Jaffa where Peter stayed with Simon the Tanner. See the Church and visit the artists’ quarter and enjoy a culinary tour of the colorful market. Welcome dinner at hotel on the Mediterranean Coast.
Overnight in Tel Aviv area

Day 3 Tue 13 Mar                                              Coastal Plain – Mt. Carmel
After breakfast travel through the Sharon Valley along the ‘Way of the Sea’ to Caesarea. Visit the remains of this important Roman City where the Gentiles were first empowered with the Holy Spirit. (Acts 10 & 11). Continue to Mt. Carmel to visit the Muhraqa (1 Kings 18) – commemorating where Elijah the Prophet defeated the prophets of Baal and enjoy a beautiful view of the Valley of Jezreel and Armageddon. (Revelation 16) Enjoy lunch with a Druze family to learn about their traditions and lifestyle on Mt. Carmel. Proceed to the beautiful Western Galilee to visit the Crusader port city of Acre and Rosh Hanikra Grottos. End the day in the city of Haifa for a view of the Bahai Hanging Gardens.
Dinner and overnight in Haifa

Day 4 Wed 14 Mar                                              The Galilee
This morning we will visit a spice farm to see the abundance of local produce of the country. Continue to Nazareth the boyhood home of Jesus to see the Church of Annunciation and the Synagogue Church. Visit Nazareth village to experience village life in the time of Jesus. Enjoy a view of the area from Mt. Precipice. Travel through the Jezreel Valley to visit the Mt. of Transfiguration and to Gideon’s springs. End the day at one of the sources of the Jordan River.
Dinner and overnight in the Galilee

Day 5 Thu 15 Mar                                              Golan Heights - Sea of Galilee
This morning enjoy a visit at the community of Misgav Am in the Upper Galilee and meet with the soldiers posted on the border with Lebanon. Continue to visit Tel Dan – an important biblical city and Caesarea Phillipi and Banias Nature Reserve. Enjoy a visit to a local winery and cheese farm including a light lunch. In the afternoon visit Mt. Beatitudes (Matthew 5–8), Capernaum and Magdala around the Sea of Galilee, important sites associated with the ministry of Jesus.
Dinner and overnight in the Galilee

Day 6 Fri 16 Mar                                               Jordan Valley – Dead Sea
This morning enjoy a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee with music and worship. Visit the Jesus Boat museum at Ginosar. Then travel south along the Jordan Valley to visit Kaser El Yehud Baptism site, Jericho and view Mt. of Temptation on to visit Qumran where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered. Enjoy a “float” in the salt mineral waters of the Dead Sea – the lowest area in the world.
Dinner and overnight by the Dead Sea

Day 7 Sat 17 Mar                                               Dead Sea - Eilat
This morning enjoy a short hike to David’s Falls at the oasis of Ein Gedi (1 Samuel 23). Visit the famous fortress of Massada. Continue south to visit Timna National Park to see King Solomon’s mines and the Tabernacle in the Desert.
Dinner and overnight in the Red Sea Resort of Eilat

Day 8 Sun 18 Mar                                             Eilat – Petra Optional
Free day to relax and enjoy the Red Sea, resort or take an optional day tour to the famous, World Heritage site of Petra, in Jordan. Another optional – Red Sea Cruise with lunch and snorkeling.
Dinner and overnight in Eilat

Day 9 Mon 19 Mar                                            Negev Desert-Bethlehem- Jerusalem
Travel through the Desert today to visit Herodion and Bethlehem. Visit the Church of the Nativity, Manger Square and the Shepherd’s Field (Luke 2). Enter Jerusalem as pilgrims have been doing for centuries for a breathtaking panoramic view of the Holy City from Mt. Of Olives. Walk down the Palm Sunday path to the Garden of Gethsemane where Jesus prayed for God’s will to be done (Luke 22).
Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem

Day 10 Tue 20 Mar                                          Jerusalem
Start the day at Mt. Zion to see the Room of the Last Supper (Luke 22) and St. Peter in Gallicantu, where Jesus was imprisoned for the night. Visit the City of David and walk through the 3400BCE Hezekiah’s Tunnel and the Pool of Siloam (John 9). Enter the Old City Walls of Jerusalem to visit Davidson Center and the original Southern Steps that led to the Temple. Pray at the Western Wall. Walk through the Jewish Quarter and visit the Temple Institute to see the recreated holy vestments used in the original temple. Dinner at a Jewish Family Home.
Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem

Day 11 Wed 21 Mar                                          Jerusalem
Start the day with a visit to Temple Mount. Walk along the Way of the Cross and old city markets. Visit the Pool of Bethesda (John 5) and St. Anne’s Church ending at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. Visit Bethany to see the Tomb of Lazarus. Continue to visit Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial. End the day with quiet reflection and prayer at the Garden Tomb (I Corinthians 15, Luke 24, Mark 16).
Time permitting; spend time at the colorful Machane Yehuda Market. Farewell Dinner at hotel.
Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem

Day 12 Thu 22 Mar                                          Departure
Transfer to the airport for the flight back home.

* The itinerary and rate are subject to change
* Rate based on minimum group size of 16 people

Included: • Round trip airfare out of Saskatoon • Service of Yaffa Tours Sunworld Tour offices overseas • Guided sightseeing tour • Hotel accommodation • Breakfast and dinner daily • Transfers & assistance upon arrival and departure • Admission fee to sights mentioned on the itinerary • Information Kit / Final documents • 1 suitcase per person each 23 Kg (50 lbs) • English speaking Licensed Guide • Deluxe Air-Conditioned Bus

Not included: • Departure Taxes $700 (Subject to change) • Insurance • Tips to driver, guide & hotel staff $110 USD (Subject to change) • Single room if required add $900 • Meals not mentioned on itinerary • Transfers and assistance other than with the group • Passport and any applicable visa fees • Expenses of a personal nature • Jordan Border Visa fees $160 • Petra optional tour $310

For information and registration please contact:
Wanda Ehalt • Saskatoon, SK • Phone: 306 221 6598 • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Sunworld Tours • #337 17th Avenue, SW• Calgary AB, Canada T2S 0A5 • Tel: 403 245 9181 • Fax: 403 228 2408
Toll Free: 1 800 461 6854 • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. • www.sunworldtours.com

To register: Please forward to Sunworld Tours a non-refundable deposit of $200, Registration form and Photocopy of the picture page of the passport (must be valid for at least 6 months after returning home).
Final payment is due: January 15, 2018. Contact Sunworld Tours for payment options
Cancellations: 25 % of total tour cost 44-31 Days prior to departure. 100 % of total tour cost 30-0 Days prior to departure. There are no refunds for 30 – 0 days prior to departure or for any unused portions of the tour
*Cancellation penalties will apply if you decline the insurance

Taste and See – Israel Hosted by Wanda Ehalt Mar 11 – Mar 22, 2018


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