Cross church trip to israel

With Rev. John Howson (National Director Emeritus of Bridges for Peace Canada)

And Pastor Alan Duncalfe (Pastor of Cross Church)

march 26 - april 4, 2019

The rate per person is $3675 CDN

Single Room Add $790 CDN

Day 1 Tue Mar 26                                 Canada - Israel

Depart Canada to Israel. Meals will be served on board.

Overnight en route

Day 2 Wed Mar 27                               Israel

Upon arrival at Ben Gurion Airport you will be met by a Sunworld Tours Representative. Drive to the port city of Jaffa, where Peter stayed with Simon the Tanner. Walk around the renovated artist’s quarter and have a breathtaking view of the city of Tel Aviv. Transfer to your hotel and have a welcome dinner.

Overnight in Tel Aviv area

Day 3 Thu Mar 28                                Sea of Galilee

Drive along the Mediterranean Coast to Caesarea the Roman Capital of Israel. Tour the aqueduct and the restored Roman amphitheater. Proceed through Jezreel Valley to the Muhraqa where Elijah challenged and defeated the 400 prophets of Baal. Continue to Megiddo the fortress city of King Solomon and where the final Battle of Armageddon will take place. Continue on to Canato visit the church where Jesus performed his first miracle by turning water into wine. Stop at Nazarethhome of the holy family.

Overnight at the Sea of Galilee

Day 4 Fri Mar 29                                   Sea of Galilee

Sail across the Sea of Galilee and visit the Boat Museum, to see the 2000 year old “Jesus Boat” which was discovered in 1986. Visit Capernaum where you will see the remains of Peter’s house and where Jesus chose to center His ministry. Tour the site of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish on the shores of the Sea of Galilee. Continue to the Mount of Beatitudes where Jesus delivered the Sermon on the Mount. Travel up to the Golan Heights for a view from Mount Bental Bunker. Continue to the Banias, site of the Ancient Caesarea Philippi.

Overnight at the Sea of Galilee

Day 5 Sat Mar 30                                 Dead Sea

Stop at Yardenit to have a baptismal service in the Jordan River for those wishing to be baptized as Jesus was in the Jordan. Travel to Beth Shean and tour the excavations that have revealed Israel’s largest ruins of a Roman City. Drive down the Jordan Valley en route to the Dead Sea. Stop at Qumran, the site of the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Visit Masada, the mountain fortress built by King Herod. Take adip in the therapeutic, salt mineral water at Mineral Beach on the Dead Sea.

Overnight at the Dead Sea

Day 6 Sun Mar 31                                Jerusalem

Travel to Kaser El Yehud where Joshua crossed over the Jordan with the children of Israel and where John the Baptist baptized people. Stop at Genesis Land for some ‘ancient biblical’ hospitality and experience a camel ride. Make the ascent up to Jerusalem through the Judean Wilderness passing Bethanyon the way to Mt of Olivesand enjoy a panoramic view of the city of Jerusalem. Walk down to the Garden of Gethsemanewhere Jesus prayed for God’s will to be done. Visit the King of Kings.

Overnight in Jerusalem

Day 7 Mon Apr 1                                  Jerusalem - Bethlehem

Then drive to Government Hill to see the Knesset, Israel’s Parliament and the Menorah, which is engraved with scenes of the Jewish Nation’s history. Tour the Israel Museum to see the Shrine of the Book and the Holyland Model of Jerusalem. Tour Bethlehem to visit the Church of the Nativity and Shepherds Field. Have communion at the Garden Tomb where Jesus was crucified, buried and rose again. In the evening see the Night Show at Tower of David.

Overnight in Jerusalem

Day 8 Tue Apr 2                                   Jerusalem

Visit Yad Lakashis . Spend some time at Yad Vashem the Holocaust Memorial visiting the memorial sites and the museum. Walk through the restored Jewish Quarter to the Western Wall. Continue to Mt. Zion to see the Upper Room. Visit Davidson Centre and see the Southern Wall Digs. Have a short visit to see the City of David.

Overnight in Jerusalem

Day 9 Wed Apr 3                                  Jerusalem

In the morning visit the Food Bank. The rest of the day is free.

You will have your hotel until departure time.

Late evening transfer to Ben Gurion Airport in the evening to fly home

Day 10 Thu Apr 4                                 Departure

Arrive home

*Itinerary, dates and flight time are subject to change

Included: Round trip airfare out of Winnipeg ¨ Airline Departure Taxes (Subject to change) ¨ Service of Yaffa Tours Sunworld Tour offices overseas ¨ Guided sightseeing tour ¨ 1st Class Hotel accommodations ¨ 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)

Not included: Travel Insurance ¨ Tips to driver, guide & hotel staff $110 USD(subject to change) ¨ Single room (if required) add $790 CDN ¨ Meals not mentioned on itinerary ¨ Transfers and assistance other than with the group ¨ Passport and any applicable visa fees ¨ Expenses of a personal nature

For information and registration please contact:

Reverand John Howson ¨ Phone: 204-228-2455 ¨ 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

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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 25th, 2019                      Contact Sunworld Tours for payment options

Cancellation Penalties:

The Deposit of $200 is fully non-refundable & non-transferable

If Sunworld Tours or the Group Leader cancels the tour the deposit will be refunded less $100 administration fee

100 % of total tour cost is non-refundable 59-0 Days prior to departure

*** (We recommend that you purchase travel insurance to protect the money you paid for your tour. If you do need to cancel after the final payment date you will need to contact your travel insurance company)


Cross Church Trip to Israel with Rev John Howson & Rev Alan Duncalfe March 26th – April 4th, 2019

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