ARC GLOBAL'S PASSOVER TOUR OF ISRAEL
6TH - 17TH APRIL 2020
ARC Global’ s Passover Tour of Israel April 2020
6th to 17th April 2020
Updated 21ST JANUARY 2020
Summary: Beer Sheva, City of David, New Pilgrimage Walk, Davidson Archaeological Center, Temple Mount Bethesda, Mount of Olives, Cave of The Prophets, Ein Gedi Jordon River, Ha Karmel, Caesarea, Mount Carmel, Great Southland H of P, Mount Tabor, Nazareth Village, Mount of Beatitudes, Upper Room, , Succoth Hallel Hof P and Passover in Jerusalem with Gene & Mary Lois Little
Monday 6th April 2020
Departure from Australia for Bangkok and connect with your onward flight to Tel Aviv.
Early morning arrival into Israel. We are met by Inner FaithTravel representatives then onto Beer Sheba where the Australian and NZ troops took the high place. Prayer at Tel Beersheva from where we can view the plain where the 800 Australian Light horsemen rode into history with the famous charge of The Light Horse Brigade. We will also visit ANZAC Park and the Commonwealth War Cemetery to honor our Aussie sons. Then we begin our memorable assent “up to Jerusalem” before we check into our hotel.
Overnight Jerusalem. ( D )
Wednesday 8th PASSOVER
A day of touring the Old City beginning with the City of David ( Movie & Tour). Walk through Hezekiah Tunnels followed by the optional New Pilgrimage Walk finishing at the Davidson Archaeological Center.
In the afternoon we visit The Cave of the Prophets, Gethsemane and the Mount of Olives where we pray as we overlook the Golden Gate and Old City. Followed by option - Coffee & Shopping at Jaffa Gate
At night we visit the Glory of Zion Jerusalem or Succoth Hallel House of Prayer. Overnight Jerusalem. (B-D)
Thursday 9th PASSOVER
After an early breakfast, we visit the Temple Mount ( 8.30 am earliest entry or the Western Wall Tunnels). Visit the ancient streets dating back thousands of years. Visit Bethesda, Walk the Stations of the Cross, Walk through the Jewish Quarter then visit the Upper Room (the place of the last supper & early lunch in Jewish quarter. Travel to Tekoa where the worshippers went out first & God defeated the enemy. 2 Chron 20:20 before returning to our Hotel for a Passover Meal led by MaryLois LIttle
Overnight Jerusalem. (B-D)
Friday 10th GOOD FRIDAY
We will experience a wonderful service at the Garden Tomb with likeminded believers before we journey east to Ein Geddi and the springs made famous in Song of Songs and one of David’s strongholds. After this we visit the Jordon River at Qasar al Yehud, the famous Baptism Site and Jericho (if accessible & time)
This evening we will share a Sabbath meal together.
Overnight in Haifa (B-D)
Saturday 11th EASTER
Today we will be a part of the Ha Karmel Messianic Service in the morning followed by an authentic Israeli lunch and in the afternoon we will visit Caesarea (Open to 4pm on Friday & Holidays) site of Herods Palace, home of Cornelius and where Paul was brought to trial.. Remainder of the day at leisure, Overnight Haifa (B-D)
Sunday 12th EASTER SUNDAY
Today we spend the morning at the Mt.Carmel House of Prayer and have lunch with Aussie friends. In the afternoon head up to Mount Carmel where Elijah called down fire & destroyed the Prophets of Baal and overlooking the Valley of Meggido (Armageddon) & travel north to the beautiful grottoes & cable car at Rosh Hanikra at the most northern border of Israel.
Overnight Haifa (B-D)
After breakfast, our journey then takes us to Nazareth where Jesus grew to manhood visiting, (Luke 1:26-38) which covers the boyhood home of Jesus. We spend time at Nazareth Village recreating village lifestyle during the time of Jesus experiencing the Nazareth Jesus knew, enjoying a traditional Jewish lunch from Jesus time! Visit Mount Tabor which is said to a possible lace of The Transfiguration of Jesus and where Deborah the judge of Israel and Barach gathered their troops.
Continuing on as we round the crest of a hill the SEA OF GALILEE unfolds in a breath-taking panoramic scene before our eyes. Overnight Galilee. (B-D)
Today, we explore the historical area of Galilee, remembering how Jesus walked on water! Our special traditional sailing vessel will take us across the Sea of Galilee, stopping in the middle for a time of reflection and worship. Rejoice! We will explore various biblical sites around the Lake of Galilee. We visit the cave in the region of the Gerasenes, where Jesus delivered the demoniac. We will visit Bethsaida where Jesus healed the blind man at the gates. We will then venture to Caperaum, the city of Jesus, we visit the ruins of the synagogue where Jesus performed many miracles. On to Peter Primus where Jesus restored Peter and later ascending to the top of the MOUNT OF BEATITUDES, we will pause to read the Sermon on the Mount. Overnight Galilee (B-D)
We begin the day at Yardinet Baptismal Site on the Jordan river where you can be baptized if you wish. Then we journey south following the scenic Jordan Valley then inland to visit Shiloh, where the Tabernacle in the Wilderness was first established in the promised land. Lunch at Shiloh (Lunch at Eli)
We continue on to Jaffa for our farewell dinner. We will be transferred to the Airport for our flight home. (B-D)
Arrival into Bangkok where we connect with our onward flight to Australia.
(Day use 6 hour room in Bangkok Airport transit area provided to refresh and rest)
Arrival into Australia inspired by our experience in the Holy Land and ready to share our memories with family and friends. (Meals in Flight)
(This Schedule is subject to change. We reserve the right to change the itinerary & accommodation as needed)
SUMMARY OF TOUR
Bruce & Cheryl Lindley
Round trip airfare Australia/Israel return on Thai and El Al Airlines. Airport assistance, touring expenses in all countries visited, with an English speaking tour guide in new air-conditioned coaches, overnight accommodations in 3-4 star hotels, with meals (Breakfast – Dinners) where indicated. All ticket taxes are included and tipping expenses. All entrance fees, Sea of Galilee boat expenses & majority of hotel and airport baggage handling.
Price does not include:
Drinks with meals, Travel Insurance. Additional extra trips must be booked and paid for 60 days before departure. Single room supplement: ($ 1680)
A deviation fee of $150 will apply for those splitting off from the group flights
Important - Because of the limited time before deadline for the date of this tour it is imperative that you register to ensure seats on these flights ASAP. Once the block booking of seats is past, you may be subject to increased cost of flights.
Additional Travel/Tours, Extensions and/or Stopover options available on request.
- Any additional travel/upgrade expenses must be booked & paid in full 60 days prior to Australian departure.
A minimal fee shall apply for Travellers deviating flights from the return date of the group.
This tour is being made possible through Inner Faith Travel and Bruce Lindley. Every effort is made to provide accurate prices however, Tour costs remain subject to change at any time at the discretion of Inner Faith Travel due to currency fluctuations, flight rescheduling or airfare/land operator increases since the time of publication (20/07/2019).