Israel Holy Land Discovery Tour 2018
Join Pam Cheek, a Senior Travel Agent with Globe Getaways and Christian Speaker on a journey through Israel on this exclusive custom itinerary from Globe Getaways October 3rd-13th 2018.
walk where jesus walked
- Non-Denominational faith-based Itinerary
- 4-star cherry-picked accommodations, all tried and trusted
- Deluxe full-sized air-conditioned coach
- An expert hand selected guide, a Globe Getaways travel host and storyteller, and a separate driver
- Hand-picked insider experiences
- VIP entry to many sights
- Free time for shopping in the Old City of Jerusalem
- Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing to make sure you don’t miss a detail
- Includes full buffet breakfast and dinner buffets at hotels
- Dinner and a short camel ride at Genesis Land
- Unique sunrise boat ride with Daniel Carmel
- Peter Fish Lunch
- Tours & Admission Prices Included
- Airport Transfers Included
- All hotel porterage charges and local taxes included
- Biblical maps and hats
- Pilgrims certificates signed by the mayor of Jerusalem
only $1999 per person
Based on double occupancy. $730 single supplement.
Day 1: Depart for Israel
Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
You’ll need to leave at least a day before the tour begins. Flights are not included in this tour package so we will work with you to choose an overnight flight that works well with this package.
Day 2: Arrive in Israel
Thursday, October 4th, 2018
After an overnight flight (flights not included) from the United States, you will arrive at Ben Gurion Airport (TLV) where your hosts will greet you and transfer you to the Dan Panorama Hotel Tel Aviv. Time permitting, we will visit the old city of Jaffa before arriving at your hotel.
Day 3: Tel Aviv to Nazareth
Friday, October 5th, 2018
Start your day with a full buffet breakfast in Tel Aviv before departing in your deluxe motorcoach to see the sights at Caesarea Maritime, Megiddo, and Mt. Carmel, before arriving at the Ramada Nazareth Hotel.
Day 4: Sea of Galilee & Jordan River
Saturday, October 6th, 2018
Start your morning with an inspirational boat ride on the Sea of Galilee. Today you’ll visit the excavations of a synagogue from the time of Jesus at Magdala, the ruins of the fishing village Capernaum, the Mount of Beatitude’s where Jesus is thought to have delivered the Sermon on the Mount, and have an optional opportunity to be a baptized in the Jordan River.
Day 5: Tour Northern Israel
Sunday, October 7th, 2018
Visit the excavation site of Tel Dan, the former location of the northernmost city of the Kingdom of Israel, the Roman city of Caesarea Philippi, and Northern Israel.
Day 6: Onward to Jerusalem
Monday, October 8th, 2018
Depart Nazareth for Jerusalem. You’ll have a full day visiting Masada, Qumran, float in the Dead Sea, and have a short camel ride and a special dinner at Genesis Land. Arrive in the evening at the Ramada Jerusalem.
Day 7: Jerusalem
Tuesday, October 9th, 2018
This is a full day of touring in Jerusalem where you will visit Mount Scopus, the Mount of Olives, the Garden of Gethsemane, Saint Anne’s Church and the pools of Bethesda, Antonia Fortress and the Lithostratus, Via Dolorosa, and the Church of the Holy Sepulcher.
Day 8: Jerusalem
Wednesday, October 10th, 2018
You’ll visit Mount Zion, Caiaphas House, the Last Supper Room, King David’s Tomb, the Jewish Quarter, the Western Wall, and the Western Wall Tunnels.
Day 9: Jerusalem
Thursday, October 11th, 2018
Visit Yad Vashem, Shrine of the Book, and enjoy free time in the Old City of Jerusalem. The Old City of Jerusalem is a great place to shop.
Day 10: Tour and Departure
Friday, October 12th, 2018
This is your last day in Israel, but your flight isn’t until the evening so we will be taking advantage of every moment with more touring, a goodbye dinner, and a transfer to the airport. You’ll be visiting the Garden Tomb, Biblical ruins of the town of Mizpah, and Ein Karim. Dinner will be provided before transferring to Ben Gurion International Airport (TLV).
Day 11: Homeward Bound
Saturday, October 13th, 2018
You’ll take an overnight flight back to the US from Tel Aviv starting late on October 12th (flights not included).
Flights are not included with this package.
Your Globe Getaways agent will be happy to book your flights for this journey.
- You should budget at least $12-$14 USD per-person per-day for lunch (additional cost for beverages).
- Plan a tip $45 per person for the guide and $27 per person for the driver in USD.
- If you wish to tip the waiter in the dining room, plan to tip $1 pp for each of the 8 included dinners.
- If getting baptized, budget $10 for a baptismal kit rental or $25 to purchase (prices subject to change)
Enrollment in and payment of your deposit for the tour constitutes your acceptance of the conditions and statement of responsibility.
INCLUDED IN PRICE: Transfers to and from TLV airport, deluxe mother coaches, 4-star hotels, guided sightseeing, entrance fees to sites visited, breakfast & dinner daily, meal and a brief camel ride at Genesis Land, sunrise boat ride with Daniel Carmel, all hotel porterage charges and local hotel taxes.
PAYMENT: A full deposit of $250 per person is required at time of registration. Final payment must be made by August 11th, 2018.
ACCOMMODATIONS: Price is based on double occupancy (two persons sharing a room). When available, single rooms are often smaller than doubles. There will be a single room supplement charge of $730.
ITINERARY and CHANGES: Accommodations and meals beyond those stated in this itinerary are not included. If arriving early or leaving late either through planned flights or deviations in flights due to situations outside the control of Globe Getaways LLC there are no provisions made to accommodate guests and their extra travel plans. Globe Getaways LLC can provide assistance to traveling guests at current market rates for accommodations and transportation, but if changes are required as a result of flight changes your first line of support should be with the airline which will often offer resources to accommodate your needs as a result of flight changes. If you are delayed significantly to the point of missing the start of the departure of the tour from the first hotel, the cost of joining the tour already underway is not included in this package. While we will make reasonable efforts to accommodate
FLIGHTS: Airline tickets are NOT INCLUDED with this itinerary. Globe Getaways is happy to book your flights at an additional cost or advise you on compatible flights if booking yourself. Globe Getaways is not responsible for delayed, canceled, or modified flights. If you miss a portion of the tour as a result of your flight choices or issues with the flights booked outside of the control of Globe Getaways, there are no refunds on portions of the tour.
PASSPORTS & VISAS: All passengers require a passport that is valid for a minimum of 6 months beyond the final date of travel. US Citizens do not require a visa. All others may visit www.projectvisa.com for a list of countries requiring a visa for entry to Israel.
CANCELLATION FEES: All cancellations must be received in writing. The deposit of $250 per person is 100% non-refundable. After the final payment date on 8/11/2018, there will be a $500 per person cancellation fee. One week before arrival there will be a 50% cancellation fee. 48 hours or less before arrival there will be a full cancellation fee (no show fees).
STATEMENT OF RESPONSIBILITY: Globe Getaways LLC and its associated partners agree to provide the itinerary described in this brochure. This represents the entire agreement between the passenger and his agent, the travel agent, the tour host, and the tour operator. All prices, itineraries, and schedules are subject to regulations and charges by acts of government, international agreement, and airline tariff adjustments, rules, and regulations. Globe Getaways LLC reserves the right to revoke travel to anyone who is, in the sole judgment of Globe Getaways LLC, incapable of group travel. Except for the willful negligence of its direct employees, the tour operator assumes no liability or responsibility for any injuries, inconveniences, illness, irregularity, or incidental damages caused by circumstances beyond the control of the tour operator or by a person or reason whatsoever.; including, but not limited to, events such as strikes, revolts, wars, natural disasters, closures or airports or hotel, default or omission of any common or private carrier, or the fault, negligence, or omission of and by any third party providing services or facilities related to, or included in, this tour or any part thereof, or in arranging for the same, or the acts or omissions of the travel agent or the tour host.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY: By traveling on this tour, you affirm that you are fit to participate in this tour and accept all risks to your safety and health. All Travel involves risks, and travel to some countries, including Israel, involves a heightened risk to your health and safety, including risks from terrorism, acts of war, criminal acts, and illness. You understand and freely accept these risks, and you generally and specifically release and hold harmless Globe Getaways LLC and their officers, agents and employees from any liability and any claims for: (i) any physical, mental, emotional or other injuries whatsoever that you may sustain related to this tour; (ii) delays, damages, illness, injuries, or death, or for the loss of or damage to property, from any cause (including negligence) and however occurring; and (iii) any accident, illness, injury, damage, sickness, loss of personal property, delay, or other injury or claim of any kind related to or arising from strikes, armed conflicts, social or labor unrest or strikes/work stoppages, war or acts of war, terrorism or terrorist acts, acts of God, mechanical or construction failures or difficulties, volcanic eruption, earthquake, disruption of advertised schedules, refusal of visas, or any other causes beyond their direct control.
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ENROLLMENT IN AND PAYMENT FOR THE TOUR CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE CONDITIONS AND STATEMENT OF RESPONSIBILITY. The conditions become a binding contract when your enrollment and payment are received and accepted by Globe Getaways LLC. Colorado law will be applicable to any dispute which arises out of/or concerns regarding this page or tour.
*While we do our very best at making sure all items listed in your itinerary are included, there are times when conditions beyond our control affect your program/itinerary, including but not limited to air carrier changes, delays, weather, political climate, time constraints, or changes by your tour leader and tour guide.
**We recommend all participants get travel insurance. Your agent will offer you insurance as part of the sales process.