MARCH 2018
Dates
9 DAYS
Duration
ISRAEL
Location

WITH PASTOR MATT WICKHAM & RENEE, PASTOR MARK WRIGHT & KATHY

 

Join us for an amazing 9 days trip with Pastor Matt Wickham and Renee and Pastor Mark Wright and Kathy that is filled with Christian and inspirational sites to visit.

MARCH 14 – MARCH 24, 2018

starting from $ 3,625.00


REGISTER NOW PURCHASE TRAVEL INSURANCE


Prices start at $ 3,625.00 per person based on double occupancy and departure city.
Single Supplement $ 650.00


Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this promotion. However, due to individual group patterns, group size, weather, traffic, and other factors beyond our control, the number, the order, and the days in which sites will be visited may be altered.

 

 

JOURNEY HIGHLIGHTS:

Join Pastor Matt Wickham on a trip of a lifetime as we tour so many of Israel’s historic and significant destinations. Our tour will feature the following adventures. Please change to: Join Pastor Matt Wickham and Renee, Pastor Mark Wright and Kathy on a trip of a lifetime as we tour so many of Israel’s historic and significant destinations. Our tour will feature the following adventures:

 

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Wednesday, MARCH 14 – International Travel

Departure from Indianapolis to TEL AVIV. Dinner and breakfast on board.

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Thursday, MARCH 15 – Arrival in Tel Aviv

Arrival at Ben Gurion airport in Tel Aviv- Reception, assistance and transfers to the hotel.
Dinner and accommodation.

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Friday, MARCH 16 – Tel Aviv – Joppa – Caesarea by the Sea – Mount Carmel – Tel Megiddo – Tiberias

Buffet breakfast. Depart for a brief panoramic visit to the city of Tel Aviv – Yaffo, the ancient Joppa, place of Visit of Peter (Acts 10: 9-48) in the house of Simeon the leather tanner. We continue to Caesarea by the Sea, where Paul was arrested. We will visit
the Roman theater, the racecourse and the aqueduct. We will continue to Haifa to visit Mount Carmel, where Elijah confronts the prophets of Baal (1 Kings 18: 20-40). In the afternoon visit Tel Megiddo (Mount Megiddo) and the valley of Armageddon (Revelation). We continue to the city of Tiberias in Galilee. Accommodation and dinner at the hotel.

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Saturday, MARCH 17 – Tiberias - Yardenit – Tel Dan - Caesarea Philippi (Banias)– Golan Heights (Mount Ben Tal)

Buffet breakfast. Departure to Yardenit baptismal site on the Jordan River – possibility of baptismal renewal. Then we will go for a walk through the vegetation of the region to the archaeological site of Tel Dan, a city from the time of King Solomon where there are still some arches of biblical times and also the famous “Gate of Abraham” dating from the year 1,750 AC, the time of the Canaanites. Then we will continue to Caesarea Philippi (Banias), where Jesus made a statement to Simon Peter “On this rock I will build my church” (Matthew 16:18). Then we will ascend to the Golan Heights where we will visit Mount BenTal, and from this point we will see some villages on the Syrian side. Return to Tiberias – Dinner and accommodation.

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Sunday, MARCH 18 – Tiberias – Capernaum - Magdala – Nazareth

Buffet breakfast. Early departure from our hotel to visit the archaeological site of Magdala (city of Mary Magdalene), inaugurated in May 2014, and has the ruins of a synagogue of the first century, we will continue to the Mount of the Beatitudes, site of the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7). We continue to Tabgha, the place where we have a multiplicity of loaves and fish, and to Capernaum, where we will visit the house of Peter and the ruins of a synagogue of the fourth century. Visit to the Kibbutz Ginossar, the Yigal Alon Museum, where a ship is exposed gives the time of Jesus found in the Sea of ​​Galilee. Then we will take a boat trip on the Sea of ​​Galilee. In the afternoon, o the biblical village of Nazareth (Nazareth Village) where we will have an experience of knowing how a Nazarene lived in the time of Jesus. Return to Tiberias. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

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Monday, MARCH 19 – Tiberias - Beit Shean – Gideon Spring - Jericho -Jerusalem

Buffet breakfast. Out through the Jordan Valley to Beit Shean. Visit to the archaeological excavations of this city that was reconstructed by the Romans in the year 64 A.C. To be constituted in the capital of Decapolis. We will visit the Gideon Spring where the test of the army of Gideon was made (Judges 7: 1-8). We continue to the Jordan Valley to Jericho, one of the oldest cities in the world. We will continue crossing the desert of Judea in the direction of Jerusalem. Biblical ceremony at the entrance of Jerusalem on
Mount Scopus. Accommodation and dinner at the hotel in Jerusalem

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Tuesday, MARCH 20 – Jerusalem - Bethlehem

Buffet breakfast. We will begin our day in the City of David, visiting the Palace of David, the Wall of the Jebusites, the Hezekiah Tunnel and the tank of Siloam. Then we will visit the Upper Room, place of the last supper of Jesus and Pentecost (Luke 22:14-30 and Acts 2:1-13). In the afternoon, we will cross the border and visit Bethlehem, where Jesus was born; visiting the Shepherd’s Field and the First Baptist Church of Bethlehem of Pastor Naim Khoury, the rest of the day free. Dinner and accommodation.

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Wednesday, MARCH 21 – Jerusalem

Buffet breakfast. Visit the archaeological park of the Davidson Center with the Temple Steps and the Western Wall, and the Temple Mount. Then we will go to the Mount of Olives to appreciate a magnificent view of the city of Jerusalem. On the Mount of Olives Jesus gave us the Great Commission (Matthew 28: 18-20). We will descend on the road of Palm Sunday (Matthew 21: 1-11) and we will pass by Dominus Flevit. We will continue to visit the Garden of Gethsemane, place of the Agony of Jesus (Luke 22: 39-53). We will enter Jerusalem through the Lions Gate (or Sheep Gate), we will visit the Pool of Bethesda, where Jesus healed a paralytic (John 5: 1-18). Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight.

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Friday, MARCH 22 – Jerusalem – Dead Sea – Masada – Qumran - Ein Gedi

Buffet breakfast. Exit towards the Desert of Judea. We will go up to Masada Fortress and visit the Herod’s Palace, Roman Baths, etc …. We will visit the lowest place in the world – the Dead Sea: 400 meters below the sea ​​level. Free time to bathe in the Dead Sea and enjoy its wonderful medicinal waters. In the afternoon, we will visit the Biblical Oasis of Ein Gedi, where David spared the life of Saul (1 Samuel 24), and then continue to Qumran, the city of the Essenes where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found. Return to Jerusalem. Dinner and accommodation

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Saturday, MARCH 23 – Jerusalem - The Garden Tomb

Buffet breakfast. We will leave early in the morning and participate in the Lord’s Supper in the Tomb Garden, with time to pray. Then we will visit the Museum of Israel and the Book Sanctuary with the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Model of Jerusalem in the Age of Jesus, and then transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for our return flight to the United States.

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Sunday, MARCH 24 – Arrival Back Home

Arrival back to USA.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

DEPOSIT

Your reservation will be confirmed upon receipt of deposit of $ 250.00.

PAYMENT

All prices reflect a 4% discount for full payment via check.
A full deposit of $ 250.00 per person is required upon registration.
Within 150 days prior to trip, we need to receive a total of 50% of the amount owed.
Within 120 days prior to trip, we need to receive a total of 60% of the amount owed.
Within 90 days prior to trip, we need to receive a total of 75% of the amount owed.
Final payment for trip is due 45 days prior to departure.

CHANGES

Changes made 45 days or less prior to departure will depend on availability on the airlines and the cruise line and might incur penalties and fees imposed by those suppliers.

CANCELLATION FEES

100% of Cancellation Fees are covered by the optional Travel Insurance, provided premium has been paid and reason for cancellation is insurable.

Those who do not take the Travel Insurance should be aware of the following cancellation penalties:

From day of registration to 100 days prior to departure, you will be charged the $ 150.00 non-refundable administrative fee.

If you cancel between 99 to 61 days prior to departure date, you will be charged a 25% of total trip cost.

If you cancel between 60 to 31 days prior to departure date, you will be charged a 50% of total of trip cost.

If you cancel 30 days or less prior to departure date: 100% of total of trip cost.

TRAVEL PROTECTION

We recommend that you buy trip cancellation and interruption insurance. TravelSafe offers these services.

US CITIZENSHIP

All international travels require a current passport and most countries require your passport to be valid for 6 months after your return date. Non USA or Canadian Citizens are responsible to fulfill necessary visa or entry requirements by contacting the destination country’s Consulate office.

ITINERARY

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this promotion. However, due to individual group patterns, group size, weather, traffic, and other factors beyond our control, the number, the order, and the days in which sites will be visited may be altered.

COMMUNICATION

All correspondence from our office, including tour information, billing statements, and ticketing are carried out through email and will be sent to the email address provided on your registration form.

AIR TRANSPORTATION

Genesis Tours will arrange for the best-priced airfare available at the time of booking. Passengers wishing to cancel or change their air reservation after the refundable period will be subject to additional fees. Airlines servicing our tours are not responsible for any act, omission or event during the time passengers are not on board their planes or conveyances. Genesis Tours is not responsible for unforeseen flight delays or schedule changes imposed by the airlines. Flight schedules may be subject to change by the airlines, and it is the airlines’ responsibility to cover all ensuing expenses.

AIRLINE ROUTE AND TICKETS

Air transportation will be economy class aboard international carriers using non-refundable, non-amendable tickets for groups of 10 or more flying together for the entire itinerary. Flight times are subject to change by the airlines. We are not responsible for such changes / delays and will not reimburse resulting expenses which are the airline’s responsibility. Due to airline restrictions, should a group not reach a minimum of ten (10) passengers, the group might be cancelled or the price change.

RESPONSIBILITY

These tours are operated by Genesis Tours North America, Longwood, Florida. Genesis Tours acts only as an agent for tour participants in arranging accommodations, transportation, sightseeing, admissions and restaurants. Genesis Tours reserves the right to make changes in the itinerary (as may be necessary due to weather, traffic, or other factors beyond its control) and is not responsible for expenses, loss of time, money or other incidents resulting from a change of schedules. Genesis Tours is not responsible for any losses or damages of personal property, injuries or unforeseen expenses incurred by passengers.

LIABILITY

While we have not experienced difficulties throughout the past 24 years with our service providers, we assume no liability for injury, death, damage, loss, accident, delay or irregularity which may occur by reason of any negligent or willful act or omission of any suppliers of service. Passenger agrees to hold Genesis Tours / Salem Media Group harmless for any defect in any vehicle, plane, boat, bus, car, van or other vehicle, act of war or insurrection, terrorist activity, revolt or other civil uprising, military action, strikes, labor unrest or any Act of God or other acts of any other third party. Florida law will be applicable to any dispute which arises out of/or concerns this tour.

Enrollment in and payment of deposit constitutes your agreement to these terms.

If you have any questions, concerns, or comments about our terms and conditions you may contact us using the information below:

1855 W. State Road 434 Suite 273
Longwood, FL 32750
United States
e-mail: info@genesistoursusa.com
Phone: 855-867-2536