Jerusalem 1967–2017 — Come Celebrate “50 years” in the Land!

Spring Tour Itinerary

2018: March 11–23
11–2020–23(tentative dates)
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Israel

Day 1: Sun, March 11 JFK Airport meeting and departure for Israel.
Day 2: Mon, March 12 Tel Aviv Arrive at Ben Gurion Airport.
Meet your guide and driver and drive through Old Jaffa and Tel Aviv to Netanya
Check in to Hotel (Ramada Suites).
Dinner and overnight. Orientation meeting after dinner.
Day 3: Tue, March 13 Tiberias Check out of hotel.
Caesarea, Carmel, Megiddo-Armageddon, Mt of Precipice (overlook of Nazareth).
Check in to hotel (Rimonim Galei Kinnereth) for dinner and overnight.
Medium-heavy walking.
Day 4: Wed, March 14 Tiberias Sea of Galilee boat ride, Ginosar, Jesus’ Boat and Shopping, Mt. of Beatitudes, Tabgha, Capernaum, Magdala, Jordan River—Baptism.
Light walking.
Day 5: Thu, March 15 Tiberias Tel Dan, Caesarea Philippi, Mt. Bental, KfarHaruv — Peace Vista.
Medium-heavy walking.
Day 6: Fri, March 16
Shabbat
Jerusalem Check out of hotel.
Ancient Shiloh, up to Jerusalem, Mt. Scopus Overlook, Israel Museum.
Check in to hotel (Dan Jerusalem), Sabbath Dinner.
Medium-heavy walking.
Day 7: Sat, March 17
Shabbat
Dead Sea Masada, Qumran, Dead Sea.
Return to Jerusalem hotel for dinner and overnight.
Light-medium walking.
Day 8: Sun, March 18 Jerusalem Mt. of Olives, Palm Sunday Walk, Garden of Gethsemane, Mt. Zion — Upper Room, King David’s Tomb, Jewish Quarter, City of David, Western Wall — South Wall (Archeological Park).
Medium-heavy walking.
Farewell Dinner.
Day 9: Mon, March 19 Jerusalem Deluxe group will check out of hotel.
Yad Vashem, Friends of Zion Museum, St. Peter in Gallicantu — the house of Caiaphas, Pools of Bethesda (St Anne’s Church), Old City, Fortress of Antonio, Via Dolorosa, Calvary Garden Tomb and Gordon’s Golgotha.
Medium-heavy walking.
Deluxe Group transfers to airport for departure after dinner (7–7:15 PM).
Day 10: Tue, March 20 NYC Deluxe group arrives at JFK.

Petra Extension

Day 10: Tue, March 20 Eilat Grand Petra group will check out of hotel.
Depart from Jerusalem to Eilat. Visit Timna Park (Tabernacle in the Wilderness replica), visit Eilat Stone Factory.
Check in to hotel (Leonardo Plaza, Eilat).
Light walking.
Day 11: Wed, March 21 Jordan Cross the Jordan border into Petra. (Lunch included, but drinks are extra).
Return to hotel in Eilat for dinner and overnight.
Extremely heavy walking (Horses, donkeys, camels and carriages available for an extra fee).
Day 12: Thu, March 22 Tel Aviv Check out of hotel.
Mitzpe Ramon Crater, Tel Be’er Sheva.
Dinner in Tel-Aviv. Transfer to the airport for departure.
Day 13: Fri, March 23
Shabbat
NYC Grand Petra group arrives at JFK.