July 5 – 16, 2016 plus Optional Petra Extension
This Biblical tour is rich in important New and Old Testament archaeological sites. It will strengthen your faith as The Word becomes your journey on this exciting tour of Israel, Turkey and Greece. The journey will bless you with fresh insight, as you study together in the place that God has set apart for Himself. You will be comfortable but moved! You will be awestruck and filled! This in-depth journey takes us to the amazing sites of Jesus Christ, our Lord and Savior and to the Old Testament sites that are used in God’s teachings throughout His Word. And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us! If Israel, Greece and Turkey were not enough, we have an added optional extension to visit Petra as well. What a great place to be where He is and was and will be! Join us!
|Tour Day||Itinerary at a Glance|
|July 5||Depart home|
|July 6||Arrive in Israel – Tel Aviv, welcome dinner|
|July 7||Mt. Carmel, Megiddo, Armageddon, Sea of Galilee|
|July 8||Capernaum, Mt. of Beatitudes, Cana, Baptism in the Jordan River|
|July 9||Nazareth, Bethlehem, drive into Jerusalem, Mt. Zion, Caiaphas’ House, Garden of Gethsemane, Temple Mount, Mt. of Olives|
|July 10||Jerusalem, City of David, Pool of Siloam, Garden Tomb, Via Dolorosa, Wailing (Western) Wall, The Cardo, Jewish Quarter|
|July 11||Arrive in Turkey – Izmir, Smyrna, visit the home of the early church martyr Polycarp|
|July 12||Ephesus – Board the Celestyal Cruise Ship – Patmos|
|July 14||Crete, Santorini|
|July 15||Athens, Corinth, Cencherea – Disembark ship – overnight in Athens|
|July 16||Return home flights|
|Optional Pre-Trip Extension ( July 1-6)|
|July 1||Leave home cities|
|July 2||Arrive in Israel – Tel Aviv, transfer to Dead Sea Hotel, welcome dinner|
|July 3||Masada, Qumran, Ein Gedi|
|July 4||Drive towards Petra on Kings Highway, Passing Madaba and Mt. Nebo|
|July 6||Tel Aviv, Beit Sean, meet up with group this evening for their welcome dinner|
Then said the Lord to him, Put off thy shoes from thy feet: for the place where thou standest is holy ground. Acts 7:33.
*DETAILED ITINERARY coming soon
The Luxurious Celestyal Olympia
Celestyal means “heavenly”, “divine” and “of the stars”, matching the experience guests enjoy when they sail away with the line. The new brand features authentic Greek “Kalimera!” experience, named after the word that is used for the traditional Greek welcome.
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Cruise prices vary. Please contact us at 888-771-8717 for more information on pricing.