Would you like to walk where Jesus walked?
Would you like your faith to grow immensely?
Would you like to develop a deeper love for Scripture as it comes to life before your eyes?
If your answer is yes, then join us for a life-changing trip to Israel next summer. Plan now to join Redeemed Girl June 7-16, 2019 as our founder and Bible teacher Marian Jordan Ellis leads a tour thorough the Holy Land.
DAY 1: – DEPARTURE: Depart Houston (IAH) to Tel Aviv via Istanbul on Turkish Airlines. (or book your own travel)
DAY 2:–TEL AVIV / NETANYA: Shalom! We arrive in the Holy Land. Upon arrival at Ben Gurion Airport, we will be met and assisted to our motor coach. We depart the airport and travel north to our hotel on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea.
DAY 3: –CAESAREA/MEGIDDO / MT. CARMEL / TIBERIAS: Today’s sites include the ancient seaport and Roman theater at Caesarea, Mount Carmel, Megiddo and the Valley of Armageddon. We arrive in Tiberias at our hotel overlooking the Sea of Galilee.
DAY 4: – SEA OF GALILEE / CAPERNAUM / CAESAREA PHILIPPI: Today we cross the Sea of Galilee by boat landing at Kibbutz Nof Ginosar where we view the ancient Jesus Boat. We continue to the site of Peter’s restoration and the Mt. of the Beatitudes before having St. Peter’s fish lunch. Later we visit Capernaum, Jesus’ ministry base with its ancient synagogue. Time permitting, we will travel north to Caesarea Philippi and the mouth of the Jordan River. We end our day at the baptismal site on the Jordan River. If you desire to be baptized, please bring a swimsuit.
DAY 5: – GIDEON’S SPRING / JERUSALEM: This morning we travel south to Gideon’s Spring at En Harod. We then go up to the Holy City of Jerusalem! Enter HIS gates with gladness! Time permitting, we will overview Jerusalem from the Mt. of Olives before arriving at our hotel.
DAY6:– JERUSALEM / MOUNT OF OLIVES / GETHSEMANE / OLD CITY:We begin our day on the top of the Mt. of Olives before taking the Palm Sunday path to the Garden of Gethsemane. We have a very special prayer service in a private garden next to Gethsemane. Later we enter the Old City through the Lion’s Gate and visit the famous Church of St. Anne with its rich, deep acoustics and the Pool of Bethesda. We continue to the Sisters of Zion Convent to visit the site of Pilate’s Judgment Hall/Antonio Fortress. We continue to the house of Caiaphas.
DAY 7:– OLD CITY / SOUTHERN WALL EXCAVATIONS: Today we visit the Jewish Quarter, Wailing (Western) Wall and Temple Mount where we view the Dome of the Rock, the Al Aksa Mosque and the site where The Temple once stood. We also visit The City of David and view a special movie before ending our day at the Western Wall Tunnel.
DAY 8: – MASADA / QUMRAN / DEAD SEA: We depart Jerusalem and proceed through the Judean Wilderness to Qumran, the site where a Bedouin shepherd found the Dead Sea Scrolls in 1947. We travel south along the shore of the Dead Sea on the lowest road in the world to Masada, truly a remarkable piece of history. En Gedi, a beautiful oasis on the shores of the Dead Sea is our last stop before returning to Jerusalem.
DAY 9:– GARDEN TOMB: Today we visit the Garden Tomb for an exciting time of praise and worship. We will view Golgotha and then tour the Garden itself with a visit to the empty tomb. Time permitting, we may visit additional sites before returning to our hotel to freshen up and have dinner. We will depart our hotel around 3AM for the airport.
DAY 10: – HOME: We depart at 720AM this morning for our flight to Istanbul. After a plane change, we continue on to Houston (IAH). We will return with memories and new friends to last a lifetime and beyond!
When is the registration deadline?
Final Payment is due 90 days from Departure on March 9, 2019.
How much is the Holy Land tour?
“Ground Only” Price is $2745 (This price does not include flight, but it does include hotels and meals.)
Can I book my own flight?
Yes! If you would like to use air miles or if you simply find a better price on a flight, please feel free to book your own travel and choose “Ground Only” when booking your trip.
Is this trip for women only?
No. The Holy Land tour is open to both men and women. There will be husbands, fathers, brothers and other men along for this incredible journey.
What meals are included?
All meals are provided upon arrival in Israel.
How do I book the tour?
Discovery Cruises and Tours manages the booking. Please visit: https://www.discoverywmtracking.org/BookTourHere.asp?DestinationID=1&TOURID=92417