Have you ever pictured the Jordan River, where John baptized Jesus, or the Sea of Galilee when Jesus calmed the storm, or the very streets of Jerusalem where Jesus walked? These are real places that you can see, taste, touch, and smell! See the places of the Bible come alive and hear firsthand what God is doing in Israel today. Time in Israel is more than a vacation; it is a life-changing journey!
Welcome to Israel! Transfer to your hotel + free time.
Begin your journey to the northern region of Israel by stopping at the ancient coastal city of Caesarea where Peter first presented the Gospel to the Gentiles. Gain new insight into Biblical prophecy as you continue through the Jezreel Valley, which encompasses the Valley of Armageddon (Megiddo) and Mount Carmel where Elijah called down fire from heaven. Our final stop is where it all began, in Jesus’ hometown of Nazareth. Overnight in Tiberias.
Caesarea • Mount Carmel • Megiddo • Nazareth Village
Set sail on the Sea of Galilee where Jesus walked on water and calmed the storm. Gather on the Mount of Beatitudes where He delivered the Sermon on the Mount. Take a walk through the 2000 year old town of Capernaum and continue to the lush green mountainous region of the Golan Heights. Overnight in Tiberias.
Mount of Beatitudes • Banias • Golan Heights • Capernaum • Galilee Boat Ride
Begin your day on the banks of the Jordan River for a time of worship and baptism. Visit the ancient Roman ruins of Bet Shean as you learn little-known facts about its fortress and walled city. Enter into Jerusalem and enjoy the panoramic view of the Holy City from the Mount of Olives, pause to pray in the Garden of Gethsemane. Overnight in Jerusalem.
Yardenit Baptismal • Bet Shean • Mount of Olives • Palm Sunday Road • Garden of Gethsemane
Immerse yourself in the Judean wilderness as you enjoy the breathtaking views from the famous fortress, Masada. Journey into Ein Gedi, the rocky refuge where King David penned many of the Psalms. Conclude your day by relaxing in the mineral rich waters of the Dead Sea, the lowest point on Earth. Overnight in Jerusalem.
Masada • Ein Gedi • Dead Sea
Welcome to Jerusalem! While you are here, you will walk the golden streets of the Old City, leave your prayers at the holiest site in Judaism, the Western Wall, and tour through the City of David, where urban Jerusalem began. See where the stone was rolled away as you take part in communion at the Garden Tomb. Never forget! Pause to remember and learn from the past at the Yad VaShem Museum. Overnights in Jerusalem.
Jewish Quarter • Cardo • Herodian Quarter • Western Wall • Southern Steps • City of David • Yad VaShem Museum • Friends of Zion Museum • Garden Tomb
Connect with ministry leaders in Israel at Jerusalem Encounter Conference as we celebrate what God is doing in Israel and around the world.
See how it all comes together when we gather as one in Messiah to worship and connect at Jerusalem Encounter Conference!
Please arrange your flight home to take place on Friday night, June 11th, after touring OR Saturday morning/early afternoon, June 12th. You are required to check out of your hotel by 10:00am on Saturday, June 12th. Transportation to the airport will be arranged for all participants with scheduled departures within this timeframe. If your reservation is not during the above times, the participant will be responsible for his/her transportation to the airport.