Biblical Discovery 2019 Tour to Israel & Jordan With Pastor Dale Dueck February 23 – March 5, 2020

Regular Rate $4370 CDN

Day  1  Sun  Feb  23      Canada - Israel

Depart Winnipeg. Mealswill be served on board.
Overnight en route

Day  2  Mon  Feb  24     Tel Aviv

Upon arrival at Ben Gurion airport, (12:50 AM) you will be met by Smile and a Sunworld Tours representative and drive to the Biblical Garden of Neot Kedumim, where you will see many different trees mentioned in the Bible, an olive press, and a threshing floor. Enjoy a biblical lunch. Enjoy a panoramic tour of Tel Aviv on your way to the ancient seaport of Jaffa and the renovated Old City.
Dinner and Overnight in Tel Aviv

Day  3  Tue  Feb  25      Coastal Plain

Drive along the ancient "Way of the Sea" to Caesarea to explore the ancient Roman ruins. Proceed to the Muhraka, overlooking the Jezreeel Valley and where we commemorate the battle of Elijah with the prophets of Baal. Stop at a Druze village for lunch. On to visit Megiddo, Armageddon, the Fortress City of King Solomon later built upon by King Herod. Visit Nazareth and Nazareth Village to see the Reconstruction of ancient Nazareth where Jesus grew up.
Dinner and Overnight by the Sea of Galilee

Day  4  Wed  Feb  26     Galilee – Golan Heights

Travel up to the Golan Heights to the Banias, site of the ancient Caesarea Philippi. Tour Tel Dan Nature Reserve. End the day at Mizpe Ofir for a view of the Sea of Galilee and get understanding of the importance of the Golan Heights for Israel.
Dinner and Overnight by the Sea of Galilee  

Day  5  Thu  Feb  27      Jerusalem

Have a boat ride on the Sea of Gailee and see the Boat Museum in Nof Genosar. Proceed to Capernaum for a service by the remains of Peter’s House. Continue to Magdala, a newly excavated site, home of Mary of Magdala. Visit Mt. of Beatitudes where Jesus delivered the Sermon on the Mount. End the day at Gideon’s springs by the Gilboa Mts. 
Dinner and Overnight by the Sea of Galilee  

Day  6  Fri  Feb  28        Jordan Valley – Bethlehem

Travel to Beit Shean, a magnificent ancient city of historical ruins from the Roman and Byzantine periods. Continue to the Kaser El Yehud Baptism site. Travel up to Jerusalem for a view of the Holy City of Jerusalem. Continue to Bethlehem to see Shepherd’s Field and the Church of the Nativity. (Rachel’s Tomb subject to security situation).
Dinner and Overnight in Jerusalem

Day  7  Sat  Feb  29       Jerusalem

Start the day at the Mount Olives to enjoy a view of the City of Jerusalem. Walk down the Palm Sunday path to the Garden of Gethsemane and the Church of All Nations.View the Temple Mount and visit the Western Wall. Explore the Jewish Quarter and the colorful alleys and markets. Time for shopping in the old city markets. End the day with a Tour and communion at the Garden Tomb.
Dinner and Overnight in Jerusalem

Day  8  Sun  Mar  1        Jerusalem - Samaria

Start the day at the City of David, the oldest inhabited part of Jerusalem (the Canaanite Tunnels). Enter the Old City of Jerusalem to Visit Davidson Centre and see the Southern Wall Steps. Travel to Samaria to visit the Tabernacle at the biblical garden at Ariel and the ancient site of Tel Shiloh mentioned in the Hebrew Bible. Afternoon for shopping back in Jerusalem.
Dinner and Overnight in Jerusalem

Day  9  Mon  Mar  2      Dead Sea - Eilat

This morning travel down to the Dead Sea Area via the Judean Wilderness. Visit Qumran, the center of the Essenes who wrote the Dead Sea Scrolls. Float in the therapeutic, salt mineral water of the Dead Sea, the lowest area in the world. Visit Massada, the fortress built by King Herod. Continue to the Red Sea Resort of Eilat.
Dinner and Overnight in Eilat

Day  10  Tue  Mar  3      Eilat – Optional Tour of Petra

Free day in Eilat or enjoy a full day optional tour to the fantastic World Heritage site of Petra in Jordan.
Dinner and Overnight in Eilat

Day  11  Wed  Mar  4    Eilat – Tel Aviv

Drive to Tel Aviv via the Negev Desert and Tel Beer Sheva.
Dinner and Overnight in Tel Aviv

Day  12 Thu  Mar  5      Home

Transfer to the airport to fly home

*The itinerary and rate is 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 $135 USD(subject to change)
  • Single room (if required) add $650 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
  • Optional Petra Tour $489 CDN