The Best of Israel Tour With Pastor David Ellis March 17 – 30, 2020

$4999 CDN per person

Day  1  Tue  Mar  17     Israel

Departure from Vancouver

Day  2  Wed  Mar 18     Netanya

Upon arrival at Ben Gurion Airport you will be met by a Sunworld Tours Representative and taken to your hotel to check in. Welcome dinner at hotel.
Overnight in Netanya

Day  3  Thu  Mar  19     Galilee

Travel along the Mediterranean coastline to Caesarea to see the new excavations on the shores of the Mediterranean. Continue through Mt. Carmel to the port city of Haifa for a view of Haifa Bay. Tour Muhraqa site of the battle of Elijah with the prophets of Baal. Continue to Megiddo, where excavations have uncovered 20 layers of civilization. View the beauty of the Jezreel Valley. Drive to Nazareth to visit Nazareth Village. Continue to Sepphoris, an archeological site north of Nazareth, that overlooks Beit Netofa Valley.
Dinner and Overnight at Kibbutz by the Sea of Galilee

Day  4  Fri  Mar  20     Sea of Galilee

Start the day with a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee from Ein Gev. Visit the ancient Boat Museum to see the 2000 year old “Jesus Boat” which was discovered in 1986. Visit the archeological site of the Tel Hazor museum. Ascend the Golan Heights to visit the Banias, the site of ancient Caesarea Philippi and Tel Dan. Visit Safed the city of the Kabala. End the day with a stop at Yardenit the Baptism Site on the Jordan River.
Dinner and Overnight at Kibbutz by the Sea of Galilee

Day  5  Sat  Mar  21     Sea of Galilee - Upper Galilee

Start the day with a visit to Bethsaida an ancient town of fishermen by the Sea of Galilee which becomes important as the native town of Peter, Andrew and Phillip. Make our way to Mt. of Beatitudes where Jesus delivered the Sermon on the Mount. Drive to Capernaum to see the remains of Peter’s House and where Jesus chose to center His ministry. Continue to the newly excavated site of Magdala. Visit Mt. Arbel where you can see a beautiful view of the life and works of Jesus. End the day with a visit to Korazim.
Dinner and Overnight at Kibbutz by the Sea of Galilee

Day  6  Sun  Mar  22     Dead Sea

After breakfast, travel to tour Beit Shean excavations that have revealed Israel’s largest ruins of a Roman City. Stop at Kaser El Yehud where Joshua crossed over the Jordan with the children of Israel and where John the Baptist baptized people. Visit Qumran where the Essenes copied the scrolls. Take a short hike in the wonderful “Ein Gedi” where David hid from King Saul. Ride the cable car to the top of Masada to explore the fortress built by King Herod. Enjoy a dip in the therapeutic salt mineral water of the Dead Sea.
Dinner and Overnight in the Dead Sea Area

Day  7  Mon  Mar  23     Jerusalem

On the way to Jerusalem stop at Genesis Land for some ‘ancient biblical’ hospitality and experience a camel ride. Stop for a view of St. George’s Monastery. We will have a group photo taken on the Mount of Olives, where you can take in the panoramic view of the Old City. Continue to visit the fortress of Herodian. Ascend up to Jerusalem for a view of the city and a visit to Caiaphas’s house on Mt. Zion.
Dinner and Overnight in Jerusalem

Day  8  Tue  Mar  24     Jerusalem

Today visit the City of David to explore Warren’s Shaft, Gihon Spring and Pool of Siloam. Enter the Old City to visit the Southern Wall and Steps that led to the temple at the Davidson Centre. Visit the Western Wall and Western Wall Tunnels. Walk through the Cardo Maximo at the restored Jewish Quarter. On to visit the Temple Mount. And the Pools of Bethesda in the Christian Quarter of the Old City.
Dinner and Overnight in Jerusalem

Day  9  Wed  Mar  25     Jerusalem

See some of the Dead Sea Scrolls in the Shrine of the Book at the Israel Museum, and nearby the Model of 1st Century Jerusalem. Travel to visit Abu Gosh and Ein Kerem in the Judean Hills. Drive to the Biblical Garden of Neot Kedumim where you will see many different trees mentioned in the Bible. In the evening, enjoy the Tower of David Museum Light Show.
Dinner and Overnight in Jerusalem

Days  10 -13  Mar  26 - 29 Jerusalem

Free Day’s in Jerusalem
Dinner and Overnight in Jerusalem

Day  14  Mon  Mar  30     Home

Transfer to airport to fly home

* Itinerary, and rates are subject to change

Round trip airfare out of Toronto
Return Flight From Vancouver
Airline Departure Taxes
Meeting Assistance And Transfers
Luggage Handling At Airports And Hotels
Hotel Accommodation & Service Charges
Guided Sightseeing Tour
Breakfast And Dinner Daily
English Speaking Tour Guide
Deluxe Air-Conditioned Bus
Admission Fees
Final E Documents

Not included 
Travel Insurance
Israel TIPS $120 USD
Single Room Israel $1335 CDN

For information and registration please contact:

David Ellis
Phone: 604 524 3838


Sunworld Tours 
#337 17th Avenue, SW 
Calgary AB, Canada T2S 0A5 
Tel: 403 245 9181
Fax: 403 228 2408
Toll Free: 1 800 461 6854

To Register

Please forward to Sunworld Tours a non-refundable deposit of $200 CDN, Registration form and Photocopy of the picture page of the passport (must be valid for at least 6 months after returning home), and a copy of ordination certificates for pastors.

Final payment is due: January 17, 2020
Contact Sunworld Tours for payment options
Cancellation Penalties

The Deposit of $200 is fully non-refundable.
If Sunworld Tours or the Group Leader cancels the tour the deposit will be refunded less $100 administration fee.
100 % of total tour cost is non-refundable 61-0 Days prior to departure.
*** (We recommend that you purchase travel insurance to protect the money you paid for your tour. If you do need to cancel after the final payment date you will need to contact your travel insurance company).

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