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11 Day Prophetic Life Ministry Israel Tour May 14-24 2019 Led by Edward Traut

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Reservation Deposit: $300 per person
Final payment: 60 Days Prior to Departure (March 15th, 2019)

Cancellation Terms:
Up to 101 days: $200 per person
100 to 61 days: $300 per person
60 to 31 days: 75% of land/cruise,
30 days or less/ no-show: 100% of cost



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Land only price does not include arrival/departure transfers.

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Airfare is based upon the entire group traveling together on the same flights and same class of service. Any deviation from those flights is subject to $300 per person plus any cost difference. Passengers may avoid deviation fees by purchasing their own airfare.

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Arrival and departure transfers will be accommodated for passengers who have purchased airfare independently and arrive/depart at the same group scheduled transfer time(s).


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Accommodation Details

  • Requests are not guaranteed and are subject to each hotel's discretion and availability

Escorted Package Includes:

  • Round Trip Flights - United Airlines Newark Tel Aviv Newark
  • Airline taxes and fuel surcharges
  • 9 nights accommodations at the following hotels:
    • 1 night Herods Herzliya Hotel, Herzliya, Israel
    • 2 nights The Sea of Galilee Hotel, Sea of Galilee, Israel
    • 1 night Herods Dead Sea, Dead Sea, Israel
    • 5 nights Leonardo Boutique Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
  • 19 meals, 9 Breakfast, 1  Lunch, 9  Dinner
  • Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
  • Services of English-speaking tour escort/manager from arrival to return
  • Local guides as required
  • Entrance fees per itinerary
  • Porterage of one piece per person on arrival and departure at each hotel
  • Tips to Guide/Driver & Hotel Staff

 

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Day 1 - Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Depart Newark Liberty International Airport aboard United Airlines non stop flight to Tel Aviv.

Day 2 - Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Arrive Ben Gurion Airport. After passport control continue to the luggage area where you will be met by our airport representative who will carry a “Prophetic Ministry Tour “ sign. Once everyone has been organized you will be escorted to the arrival hall where Edward Traut and your guide Leor Ilan will await you. We board our motor coach and make our way to the Seaside town of Herzilya. Check into your hotel. Dinner and overnight.
Overnight: Herzliya, Israel
Meals: Dinne

Day 3 - Thursday, May 16, 2019
After breakfast, we travel by private motor coach along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea to Caesarea, where Gentiles first heard the Good News from Peter and were baptized. We'll see the Roman Amphitheatre, hippodrome, a film on history and the remains of this famous port city, and aqueduct, and then journey on to Mt. Carmel, where Elijah challenged King Ahab and the prophets of Baal. Next we travel through the Jezreel Valley to Megiddo, the Armageddon Battlefield, where archaeologists have unearthed 20 levels of civilization. We drive through the area of Cana and Nazareth, the boyhood home of Jesus, where we visit the Nazareth Village - a wonderful recreation of Biblical times with costumed guides. Continue via Cana the site of the first miracle to the Upper Galilee and our Kibbutz Guest House. We will have dinner and overnight lodging for the next two nights.
Overnight: Upper Galilee, Israel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4 - Friday, May 17, 2019
Breakfast at our hotel. This morning we will travel north to visit to very important sites. Dan is where the children of Israel fell to the depths of alternative sacrifice and Caesarea Philippi, the site of Peter's Confession and pagan worship. Drive to the Mount of the Beatitudes, where Jesus gave his Sermon on the Mount before stopping for a St. Peter's Fish Lunch. Continue to Ginosar to visit the ancient Fisherman Boat at the Igal Alon Museum, followed by a relaxing cruise on the Sea of Galilee. A brief scripture reading and devotional on board brings to life the experiences of Jesus and the fishermen disciples. Next we will  visit  Magdala, home town of Mary Magdalene. The recent excavation of the First Century Synagogue and well preserved village makes Magdala one of the most interesting Biblical sites in Israel. Our final stop of the day will be to Capernaum we view the excavations of the sea-side village and Peter's home. Return to our kibbutz for dinner and overnight.
NOTE: PACK YOUR SWIM SUIT IN YOUR CARRY - ON BAG
Overnight:  Upper Galilee, Israel
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 - Saturday, May 18, 2019
We begin our day with the opportunity to be baptized at the Jordan River Baptismal site of the Yardenit. Following the fertile Jordan Valley southward, your guide will point out the agricultural restoration of the “Land of Milk and Honey” and Israel's intricate irrigation development. We pass ancient Jericho and view from a distance this city famed as the oldest in the world. To the east of Jericho along the Jordan River Valley (Queser El Yehud) is the Israeli side of Bethany Beyond the Jordan. In this area Jesus was baptized by John the Baptist, Elijah and Elisha crossed the Jordan, as well as where the children of Israel, led by Joshua, entered the Promised Land. Driving south we arrive to the lowest point on Earth “The Dead Sea”. Drive to Ein Gedi, "Spring of the Goat", an oasis on the western shore of the Dead Sea. Because of its warm climate and abundant supply of water, the site developed a reputation for its fragrant plants and date palm groves. This is where King David hid from Saul, and where God defeated the enemies of the Israelites by praise and worship led by King Jehoshaphat. Time to make our way to our hotel. As this is the Jewish Shabbat -Saturday evening, we will not be able to receive our rooms until after the Jewish Shabbat is over. Since we all packed our swim suits in our hand luggage, we will make our way to the hotel spa where there are lockers and towels and we can enjoy our time before dinner at the Spa & beach. After dinner our rooms will be ready for check in.
Overnight: Dead Sea, Israel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 6 - Sunday, May 19, 2019
Enjoy breakfast at the Dead Sea before making our way to the mountain top fortress of Masada. Take the cable car up to the summit and here Leor our guide will treat us to the history of the famous zealot stand. As we make our way north along the shores of the Dead Sea we will reach our next stop  Caves of  Qumran. It is here that a shepherd boy discovered the Dead Sea Scrolls. Visit the museum before continuing along the winding road of the Dead Sea - the lowest place on earth. Time to make our way up to the "Golden City of Jerusalem". Drive to the Israel Museum and walk through Shrine of the Book which holds the collections of century's old Israeli artifacts including the Dead Sea Scrolls. Next Leor will  walk us through an accurately detailed model of Biblical Jerusalem. This model will help put into perspective all that you have seen over the previous days touring. Continue to your hotel for check in. Dinner and overnight.
Overnight: Jerusalem, Israel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 7 - Monday, May 20, 2019
Breakfast at our hotel. This morning we will begin our day atop the Mount of Olives with a panoramic view of the city, Mount Moriah and the Dome of the Rock. Walk to the Garden of Gethsemane where we will have time to read the scriptures of Jesus' prayer and time for personal reflection is important here. Passing by the Protestant Cemetery we make our way for a visit to the House of Caiaphas where Jesus was beaten and spit upon. See a pit where he may have been held for the evening and the ancient hillside steps he walked as he was taken to be condemned we visit the "Upper Room" just outside the Zion Gate where the disciple whom Jesus loved laid his head on His breast and where later Thomas cried, "my Lord & my God." Stop at the Tomb of King David before making your way to walk along the Via Dolorosa. Stop at the Stations of the Cross as we are reminded of His way of suffering as we make a way and stop for a  visit to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. We will now walk through the Arab Market and make our way to the Jaffa Gate. We once again board our motor coach and make our way to the Bethlehem border. We will continue with our driver to Bethlehem and pick up our Palestinian guide who will escort us to the Church of the Nativity and Shepherds Field. Stop for some shopping in a local Christian owned and operator shop in the city. Return to Jerusalem and your hotel.
Overnight: Jerusalem, Israel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 8 - Tuesday, May 21, 2019
An early breakfast as we make our way to the Old City entering via the Dung Gate. We will make our way to the Temple Mount (please no bibles).  Next we will visit the Western Wall and then the fascinating Rabbinical Tunnels leading us through the Second Temple era. The tunnel and exhibit give a clear understanding of the amazing construction of the Temple Mount, giant stones, water supply and Roman street where our Lord was led to judgment. Before exiting the tunnel we see the immense cornerstone rejected by the builders. We move on to the Judgment Hall of Pilate, hear of those who conspired against Him and are reminded of His brutal beating and humiliation. From here we will also be able to see the Pool of Bethesda, Stephen's Gate and St. Ann's Church. This afternoon we visit the Southern Wall Excavations. This southern side of The Temple was the main entrance for the common folk, whereas the Priests and Levites had their own entrance from the higher eastern side. Parts of the giant stairs, which led to the Temple Mount from the courtyard have been unearthed along with the purification pools. From here Jesus entered the Temple Mount and drove out the vendors and money exchangers who were exploiting the people. It is also likely that this is the place that Peter stood and preached and where thousands were saved and baptized on the Day of Pentecost. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.
Overnight: Jerusalem, Israel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 9 - Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Breakfast at our hotel. This morning our sightseeing just outside the Dung Gate on the southeastern hill below the Temple Mount in the City of David. It was during the time of Solomon that the city limits extended past this part of Jerusalem. We visit Gihon Springs, the original water source for Jerusalem, view new excavations including a typical Israelite four-room house, and the lower city wall. A highlight today will be a water walk through the incredible Hezekiah's Tunnel to the pool of Siloam, the place of Jesus' miracle in John 9. Ascending up to the Jewish Quarter we see the gold Menorah built for the next Temple, the Temple Institute, the Burnt House, a wall built by King Hezekiah, and the Roman Cardo.
Return to your hotel at the end of the day for dinner and overnight.
Overnight: Jerusalem, Israel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 10 - Thursday, May 23, 2019
After breakfast we will make our way to the Friends of Zion Heritage Center. Dedicated to the world wide Christian Community this special center focuses on those people that have helped the Jewish people throughout time reach their dreams of their own homeland. Our next stop of the day will be Yad Vashem, the Holocaust Museum, for a needed reminder of what the Jews have suffered as a people. The climax of the day is the area of Golgotha (place of the skull) and the Garden Tomb, where we celebrate the resurrection with communion and a time of praise. Return to our hotel for our final dinner together.
Overnight: Jerusalem, Israel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 11 - Friday, May 23, 2019
After breakfast we will make our way to the airport for our return flight home

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