Register today for an exciting 10-day tour to Israel visiting sites from Tiberias and the Galilee area to Jerusalem and more! Enjoy a leisure day or add the optional extension to Masada and the Dead Sea for an additional charge. Enhance your journey by adding one of the optional extensions. See the brochure for...Read More

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Starting from $2,998

What’s Included

  • All Inclusive Pricing
  • Breakfast and Dinner Daily
  • Deluxe A/C Motor Coaches
  • Entrance and Program Fees
  • First Class Hotels
  • Fuel Surcharges and Gov't Taxes
  • Gratuities
  • Guided Tours
  • International Airfare from NY
  • Learning Opportunities
  • Live Audio Headsets
  • Overseas Airport Transfers
  • Study Guide

^ Additional Baggage & Optional fees may apply. If air purchased through NTS.

Register today for an exciting 10-day tour to Israel visiting sites from Tiberias and the Galilee area to Jerusalem and more!  Enjoy a leisure day or add the optional extension to Masada and the Dead Sea for an additional charge.  Enhance your journey by adding one of the optional extensions. See the brochure for more information including a list of special domestic air add on rates.

*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount

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Daily Itinerary

Day 1 - Depart the USA

Your pilgrimage begins as you depart the USA on an overnight flight.

Day 2 - Arrive in the Holy Land

You will be welcomed at the Tel Aviv airport by our representative and transferred to your hotel to enjoy dinner before retiring for the night.

Day 3 - The Galilee

Worship as you sail across the Sea of Galilee. Visit Capernaum, center of Jesus’ ministry in the Galilee, and visit the synagogue built on the site where Jesus taught (Matthew 4:13, 23). On the Mount of Beatitudes, contemplate the “Sermon on the Mount” (Matthew 5‐7). Explore the Church of the Fish and the Loaves at Tabgha, traditional site of the feeding of the 5,000 (Luke 9:10‐17). See the Chapel of the Primacy, where Peter professed his devotion three times to the risen Christ (John 21).  In Magdala, once home to Mary Magdalene, visit a recently discovered first‐century synagogue. Recall Jesus’ baptism by John the Baptist at the Jordan River. 

Day 4 - Cana, Nazareth, Tel Megiddo & Caesarea

Visit the Franciscan Wedding Chapel in Cana, site of Jesus’ first miracle, before continuing on to Nazareth, Jesus’ boyhood home (Matthew 2:23). Look out over Tel Megiddo (Armageddon) to view one of the most important archaeological sites in Israel. Today’s last stop is Caesarea, a center of the early Christians where an angel visited Cornelius, the first Gentile believer (Acts 10), and where Paul was imprisoned for two years before appealing to Caesar. 

 

Day 5 - Jericho, Qumran & Mount of Olives

As you stop in Jericho to view the ruins of the city conquered by Joshua (Joshua 6:1, 2, 20), in the distance you can also see the traditional site of the Temptation of Jesus (Matthew 4:1‐11). Continue to Qumran, where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered in 1947. End your day with a group picture taken from the Mount of Olives, where Jesus ascended into heaven (Acts 1:9‐12).  

Day 6 - Jerusalem & Bethlehem

In Bethlehem, visit the cave revered as Jesus’ birthplace and see the Church of the Nativity constructed over the site (Luke 2:1‐20). Gaze out over Shepherds’ Field before returning to Jerusalem. Pray in the Garden of Gethsemane and envision the scenes of the night before Jesus’ crucifixion (Matthew 26:36 ‐ 44). Continue to Mount Zion to visit the House of the High Priest Caiaphas, where Jesus was questioned the night of His betrayal (Matthew 26:57). Meditate on the events of the Last Supper as you visit the traditional location of the Upper Room (Mark 14:12‐26).  

Day 7 - Jerusalem & the Old City

Walk the Cardo, the ancient main street of the Old City. Explore ancient Jerusalem at the Teaching Steps and the Western Wall. View the Pool of Bethesda where Jesus performed the Sabbath miracle (John 5:1‐18). Sing a hymn in the Church of St. Anne and experience its rich acoustics. Visit Herod’s Antonia Fortress, where Jesus appeared before Pontius Pilate (Luke 23:1), and follow in Christ’s steps on the Via Dolorosa ("the Way of the Cross"). At the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, take time to reflect on His sacrificial love. 

Day 8 - Leisure Day (Masada/Dead Sea Option)

Today you have free time to explore on your own or you may choose to visit Masada and the Dead Sea (additional charge). Ascend by cable car to Masada, Herod’s legendary mountaintop fortress which became the last desperate stronghold of the Jewish Zealots against the Romans.  You can still look down on the remains of the Roman camps and the siege ramp below. End your day with a dip in the salt and mineral‐laden waters of the Dead Sea.

Day 9 - Jerusalem

Travel to Ein Karem, birthplace of John the Baptist and where Mary visited Elisabeth (Luke 1:26‐40). Explore the poignant exhibits of Yad Vashem, Israel’s Holocaust Memorial. Visit the Garden Tomb for a time of reflection and communion. 

Day 10 - Return to the USA or Enjoy an Extension

Return to the USA or Enjoy an Extension.

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Enhance Your Journey

Hiking in the Holy Land $998

Join us on an adventure as we hike through the Galilee area! Travel from Nazareth to Sepphoris following in the footsteps of Jesus! Hike to Mount Arbel for spectacular views. Travel from Mount Arbel to Capernaum to swim in the Sea of Galilee. On your final day, ride horseback or kayak on the Jordan River! 6 day extension with prices starting at $1,098*.

 

*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount

*Guests taking an extension may be on a different flight than their group and/or traveling companion.

Wonders of Petra & Dead Sea $898

Cross the Allenby Bridge into Jordan and visit Mount Nebo, Madaba & Jerash. You will have a full day to explore Petra, and time at the Dead Sea to relax! 6 day extension with prices starting at $998*.

 

*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount

*Guests taking an extension may be on a different flight than their group and/or traveling companion.

Cairo & the Route of the Exodus $898

During your extension, travel the ancient caravan route to Mount Sinai. See the wonders of Cairo’s Egyptian Museum, Citadel & Coptic Church. Stand in the shadow of the Pyramids at Giza and marvel at the Sphinx! 7 day extension starting at $998*.

 

*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount

*Guests taking an extension may be on a different flight than their group and/or traveling companion.

Nile Cruise $1798

Explore Cairo and the Pyramids at Giza before flying to Luxor to board your Nile cruise ship. During your 4 day cruise you will see Thebes, the Valleys of the Kings and Queens, Aswan, Luxor & more!  9 day extension with prices starting at $1,898*.

 

*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount

*Guests taking an extension may be on a different flight than their group and/or traveling companion.

Jerusalem Extended Stay $298

Extend your stay in Jerusalem with extra nights at your hotel, bed & breakfast included! You are on your own to enjoy sightseeing, meditation, reflection & renewal.  3 night extension with prices starting at $298*.

 

*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount

*Guests taking an extension may be on a different flight than their group and/or traveling companion.

Judea and Samaria $698

Explore Taybeh, Shiloh, Nablus, Mount Gerizim, Jacob’s Well, Tel Shechem, Solomon’s Pool and the Herodion. You will also get to explore the Judean Wilderness and you will enjoy a traditional Shepherd’s meal.

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