Tours

Holy Land Tour 2021 with Pastors Jeff and Ann Hoy

10 days
The Holy Land
Starting from $4096* Taxes & Fees Apply

Join Pastors Jeff and Ann Hoy on a 10-day Holy Land Tour, starting at $4096* with flights from Orlando, FL departing December 28, 2021. Visit places such as Garden of Gethsemane, Mt. of Olives, Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Western Wall, and much more!



*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount and are per person. 

What’s Included

  • All Inclusive Pricing
  • Breakfast and Dinner Daily
  • Deluxe A/C Motor Coaches
  • Domestic Airfare
  • Entrance and Program Fees
  • First Class Hotels
  • Fuel Surcharges and Gov't Taxes
  • Gratuities
  • Guided Tours
  • Overseas Transfers
  • Study Guide
  • International Airfare

^ Additional Baggage & Optional fees may apply.

Daily Itinerary

Day 1 December 28 – Departure

Depart on your international overnight flight from the United States.

Day 2 December 29 – USA to the Holy Land and Arrive in Tel Aviv

You will be welcomed to the Holy Land by our airport representative. Travel to the countryside of the Galilee. Dinner and overnight in your hotel in Tiberias.

Day 3 December 30 – Mt. Arbel, Cana, Nazareth, Mount of Precipice, Nazareth Village, Magdala

Travel to Mount Arbel and walk along its peak for a stunning view of the Sea of Galilee and the area in which Jesus ministered, with extended views of Mt. Hermon in the north and Mt. Tabor in the south. It is a magnificent photo opportunity. Travel to Cana where you will stop to remember the wedding feast and the first miracle of Jesus. We'll visit Nazareth, the boyhood home of Jesus (Matthew 2: 23) and the Mount of Precipice where Luke describes how those in the synagogue rejected Jesus after He taught them. Filled with anger they "led him unto the brow of the hill whereon their city was built, that they might cast him down headlong" (Luke 4: 29). Explore the Nazareth Village, a living presentation of the life, times, and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth.  On the Sea of Galilee, near the base of towering Mount Arbel, lie the ruins of the ancient city of Magdala.

Day 4 December 31 – Nof Ginosar, Boat Ride, Mt. of Beatitudes, Tabgha, Peter’s Primacy, Capernaum, Yardenit Baptismal Site

Watch the sunrise over the Sea of Galilee where fishermen work the waters with nets much as in the time of Jesus.  At Kibbutz Nof Ginosar, you will learn about the "Ancient Boat", a rare example of the kind of boat in which Jesus would have sailed. Visit the peaceful Mount of Beatitudes that overlooks the Sea of Galilee.   You’ll visit nearby Peter's Primacy and Tabgha where you will see the famous 4th century mosaic of the fish and the loaves. Ride across the waters to explore Capernaum, the center of Jesus' ministry. Visit the synagogue that stands on the site where Jesus taught. Recall his teaching and preaching the gospel of the kingdom (Matt. 4: 13, 23). On this hill, Jesus preached the Sermon on the Mount.  At the Yardenit Baptismal site, situated where the Jordan River flows out of the Sea of Galilee on its way to the Dead Sea, enjoy the peace and tranquility of the natural surroundings and participate in a baptismal service in the river in which Christ was baptized by John the Baptist (Mark 1: 9 -11).

Day 5 January 1 – Beit Shean, Ein Harod, Megiddo, Mt. Carmel, Caesarea Maritima

Travel to the ruins of Beit Shean where the bodies of Saul and his sons were displayed on the walls there after they were killed in battle (I Sam. 31: 10, 12). Beit Shean is also noted for having the best-preserved ancient Roman theatre in Israel. Visit Ein Harod (Judges 7:1), the spring where Gideon gathered his men to fight the Midianites.  At Beit Alpha, visit a fifth century synagogue where you will see a beautiful mosaic made in the time of Justin I depicting the Holy Ark and the story of the sacrifice of Isaac. Travel the ancient caravan route to Tel Megiddo where 20 different cities lie superimposed upon each other, and where Solomon built his stables. Travel to Mt. Carmel, where Elijah defeated the Baal prophets (I Kings 18: 19, 40), and visit the monastery at the top of the mountain. Visit Caesarea Maritima, where the first Christians were baptized (Acts 10:48).  Continue to Jerusalem for dinner and overnight.

Day 6 January 2 – Qumran, Dead Sea, Jericho, Masada

Travel to Jericho and visit the ruins of the ancient city, which was conquered by Joshua (Josh. 6: 1, 2, 20). From Jericho, you can see the traditional site of the Temptation of Jesus (Matt. 4: 1-11). Travel to Qumran, site of the Dead Sea Scroll discovery, to discuss the mysterious community of Essenes who once lived on the shores of the Dead Sea.  Travel to Masada, Herod's mountaintop fortress which became the last stronghold of the Jewish Rebellion against the Romans. Ride the cable car to the top to explore. Peer down upon the remains of the Roman camps and siege ramp below. Time permitting, you'll stop briefly at the Shores of the Dead Sea for a quick dip in the salt and mineral laden waters.

Day 7 January 3 – Jerusalem, Garden of Gethsemane, Mt. of Olives, Mt. Zion, Upper Room, House of Caiaphas, City of David Excavations

Stand atop the Mount of Olives as Jesus did and enjoy a remarkable view of the "Golden City" of Jerusalem. Forty days after His resurrection, Jesus ascended into heaven from the Mount of Olives (Acts 1: 9 -12) Descend the Palm Sunday Walk to the Garden to Gethsemane and pray there as Jesus prayed (Matt. 26: 36 -44).  Stand in the Upper Room, revered as the site of the Last Supper (Mark 14: 12 -26).Visit the House of the High Priest Caiaphas where Jesus was imprisoned for a night (Matt. 26: 57 - 65).  Walk down through the City of David Excavations to the Pool of Siloam.
 

Day 8 January 4 - Bethlehem, Herodion, Shrine of the Book, Jerusalem Model

Travel to Bethlehem where you will visit the cave in which Jesus was born and the church which has been constructed on the site (Matt. 1: 18 -25; Luke 2: 1 -7). Nearby, view the Shepherds' Field where the Good News was first heard.  Visit the Herodion, the fortified palace and final resting place of Herod the Great.  Visit the Shrine of the Book and walk around the model of Jerusalem at the time of Jesus’ death and resurrection.

Day 9 January 5 – Southern Wall Excavations, Teaching Steps, Temple Mount, Western Wall, Rabbi’s Tunnel, Pool of Bethesda, Via Dolorosa, Garden Tomb

Visit the Davidson Center and the Southern Wall Excavations including the Teaching Steps, the Western Wall, Temple Mount and the Rabbi's Tunnel. View the Pool of Bethesda (John 5: 1 -31) where Jesus performed the Sabbath miracle, and sing a hymn in the Church of St. Anne. Visit Herod's Antonia Fortress where Jesus was brought before Pontius Pilate (Luke 23: 1 -11). Walk the Via Dolorosa, the "Way of the Cross". Stand in reverence at the traditional site of Jesus’ death and resurrection, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.  Celebrate the Resurrection with Communion at the Garden Tomb.

Day 10 January 6 – Return to the USA

Depart and arrive in the USA with memories and new insights to share.

Enhance Your Journey

Jerusalem On Own Extension Starting from $498

January 6-9, 2022

January 6-8 - Enjoy 3 additional days in Jerusalem on your own to explore, shop and relax.  Hotel, Breakfast and Dinner included.

January 9 - Return to USA

 

*All prices reflect a 4% cash discount.
Guests taking an extension may be on a different flight than their group and/or traveling companion.

Departure Dates

  1. Tuesday, December 28, 2021
    From $4096* Register Now!
*Prices reflect a 4% cash discount