11 Days Restore 7 Holyland Tour led by JOHNNY and ELIZABETH ENLOW - LAND ONLY
Day 1 - Saturday 01 Aug
Overnight flight to Tel Aviv
Overnight flight to Tel Aviv.
Day 2 - Sunday 02 Aug
Ben Gurion Airport / Tel Aviv
Arrival at Ben Gurion Airport where you will be met by an IBMT Tours representative who will bring you to the hotel in our luxury comfort buses that we will use for the entire tour (including wifi!) You'll be greeted by Johnny, Elizabeth, and the Restore7 Team and join the rest of the group for dinner at the hotel, staying in the beautiful, coastal city of Netanya.
Day 3 - Monday 03 Aug
Caesarea | Muchraka | Nazareth
Depart Tel Aviv and drive along the coastal plain to the Biblical city of Caesarea, the capital of Judea under the Romans, where we will visit an ancient aqueduct. The next stop we will make is Muhraka | Mount Carmel where Elijah confronted the Prophets of Baal. We will continue to Cana and visit the church honoring Jesus’ first miracle when He turned water into wine. We'll then travel to Jesus' childhood city of Nazareth where we will enjoy the local cuisine on your own. The day will end with our arrival to our hotel overlooking the Sea of Galilee, where we will stay for two nights.
Day 4 - Tuesday 04 Aug
Tiberias | Capernaum | Banias | Caesarea Phillippi l Jordan River(Yardenit)
) We will begin our day with a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee landing on the other side in Capernaum, a city that was center stage for many aspects of Jesus' ministry. We will travel to the Mount of Beatitudes for a special service, recounting the first message of Jesus to us as reformers of society in our generation. Following lunch, we will visit Caesarea Philippi where Jesus cursed the fig tree and other important Biblical events took place that are still relevant to us today. The day will end with an opportunity to be baptized by Johnny and Elizabeth in the Jordan River where John the Baptist baptized Jesus.
Day 5 - Wednesday 05 Aug
Tiberias l Jordan Valley l Qumran l Jerusalem
We will have an early start from Tiberias and the Sea of Galilee, traveling south via the Jordan Valley. You'll have an opportunity to float in the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth. After lunch, we'll explore the Qumran caves where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found. We'll end the day with dinner at our hotel in Jerusalem where we will stay for the duration of the trip.
Day 6 - Thursday 06 Aug
Jerusalem | Ella Valley
The day begins with a visit to Ella Valley, “The Valley of the Terebinth", so called after the large and shady terebinth trees which are indigenous to this area. This valley is best known as the place where the Israelites were encamped when David defeated Goliath. We will continue to the city of Bethlehem and visit the Shepherd’s field where Ruth gleaned in Boaz' field (the grandparents of David and the lineage of Jesus). On our way back to Jerusalem we will visit the Biblical Gardens at Yad Hashmona, an original Israeli kibbutz founded by Messianic Jews. After dinner at the hotel we'll experience a nighttime tour of the rabbinical tunnels under the Western Wall.
Day 7 - Friday 07 Aug
Jerusalem l Mount of Olives | The Upper Room | Western Wall
We'll have a short drive to the Mount of Olives for a panoramic view of the Old City of Jerusalem, the City of David, where we'll visit the Church of All Nations and the Garden of Gethsemane. Following a walk-through Gethsemane, we'll walk into the Old City to King David’s tomb and the room of the Last Supper on Mount Zion. While in the Old City we will visit the Western Wall, the Via Dolorosa, the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, and the Oriental Bazaar. Our last stop for the day will be the Garden Tomb where we'll worship and take communion together. In the evening we will pay a visit to the Western wall and the the Jerusalemites praying at the Wall receiving the Shabbat. Continue for as you are invited for “Shabbat of a Lifetime” dinner.
Day 8 - Saturday 08 Aug
FREE DAY! Explore the Old City at your leisure. (We'll have recommendations of must-see spots that you can easily find and explore with new friends from the group.) After dinner at the hotel join Johnny and Elizabeth for the first of two nights of worship and teaching, as well as a surprise guest speaker. This will take place in a private conference room of the hotel.
Day 9 - Sunday 09 Aug
Jerusalem l the Old City
Our guide Hillel, a world renown archaeologist, will be giving us a special tour of the Jewish Quarter - a once in a lifetime opportunity to hear from someone who helped excavate many historical locations throughout Israel. Those who desire to may visit the Jewish Holocaust Museum, Yad Vashem. After dinner at the hotel join Johnny and Elizabeth for the second night of worship and teaching, as well as a surprise guest speaker.
Day 10 - Monday 10 Aug
FREE DAY! Explore the Old City at your leisure and see the last places you still wanted to see. We will end the week of touring with a very special farewell dinner tonight.
Day 11 - Tuesday 11 Aug
Jerusalem / Ben Gurion Airport
One last bus ride to Ben Gurion Airport for departure.
End of our service.
Land Only !
- Welcome at the airport by IBMT Tours representative
- One bus transfer from the airport to hotel and return
- 9-night accommodation at 4 ½ Star hotels
- Daily buffet Breakfast at hotel
- Daily dinners at hotel
- Porterage at hotels and airport
- Tips to guide / driver
- Whispers for all passengers through the tour
- Shabbat of a life time dinner
- All entrance fee to all sightseeing
- 6 days of touring by air-conditioned bus
- A government English-speaking guide (We can use your guide as well if he/she are government licensed to guide in Israel)
- 2 Nights room in Jerusalem for service
- All land taxes
Quote does not include:
- Expenses of a personal nature
- Any drinks during meals
- Any other services not mentioned in this offer
Netanya: West Lagoon or similar
Galilea: 4 star or above.
Jerusalem: Olive Tree or other 4 star+ and walking distance to old city. (Optional room upgrade for those who desire).
Newer busses with air conditioning and WIFI.
Provide whispers for entire group and 2-4 mic set for guides and teachers.