Journey Through the Holy Land - Faith-Based Travel (TG)

9 Day Tour from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

2021 Tour Details

While you let your body float effortlessly in the seemingly magical waters of the Dead Sea, it’s your heart that will soar on this religious tour of Israel. The stories of Scripture don’t just come to life on this spiritual journey through the Holy Land – they truly jump off the page. See the location where Jesus was born, the field where the angels announced his birth, and the sites of some of the most repeated stories of the New Testament – including where Jesus walked on water, recruited four of his apostles, calmed the storm, and fed the multitude. From visiting the site of the first miracle in Cana to seeing the room of the Last Supper on Mount Zion, this religious journey will fuel your faith and feed your soul.

Small-Group Discovery

Each Globus faith-based vacation is limited to an average of just 24 guests per departure. There’s always room to roam with extra space between you and other travelers—while still getting up close and personal to the experiences you’ve been dreaming of. Small-Group Discoveries include all the features of a traditional Globus escorted vacation, complete with expert Tour Director, Driver, and Local Guides who ensure that your health and safety is our top priority. A Small-Group Discovery vacation is the perfectly sized tour—without the crowds.

We’ve prepared everything you need for the perfect vacation—from transfers to and from your hotel to expert Local Guides and included VIP sightseeing access to the world’s iconic sites. Your Globus Tour Director is always there to help you make the most out of your free time!
Save 10% per person on select 2021 Globus Europe, North & South America vacations*
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Journey Through the Holy Land - Faith-Based Travel map

 Photo Highlights

The following UNESCO World Heritage Sites can be seen or visited on this vacation:

  • Biblical Tells - Megiddo
  • Birthplace of Jesus: Church of the Nativity (Bethlehem)
  • Masada
  • Old city of Jerusalem and its Walls
  • White City of Tel Aviv - the Modern Movement

 Meals

 Meals & Itinerary

Buffet breakfast daily, 7 dinners

 Itinerary

Day 1 ARRIVE IN TEL AVIV, ISRAEL

Welcome to Tel Aviv! This evening, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel.

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Day 2 TEL AVIV–JAFFA–CAESAREA–MEGIDDO–MUHRAQA–SEA OF GALILEE

JAFFA Guided walking tour in the ancient port.
CAESAREA Guided sightseeing includes the Roman Amphitheater and the Crusader fortress.
MEGIDDO Orientation tour before driving to Mount Carmel.
MUHRAQA Photo stop en route to Tiberias on the Sea of Galilee. 118 mi / 183 km

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Day 3 SEA OF GALILEE. EXCURSION TO CANA & NAZARETH

CANA Guided visit.
NAZARETH Visit to the Church of the Annunciation and St. Joseph’s Church.
SEA OF GALILEE CRUISE See the ancient fishing boat. Free time this afternoon and evening. 39 mi / 62 km

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Day 4 SEA OF GALILEE–MOUNT OF BEATITUDES–TABGHA–CAPERNAUM–MAGDALA–JORDAN RIVER–BET SHE’AN–JERUSALEM

MOUNT OF BEATITUDES Visit the site where Jesus delivered his Sermon on the Mount.
TABGHA Visit the Church of the multiplication of loaves and fishes and the Church of St. Peter’s Primacy.
CAPERNAUM Orientation tour followed by free time.
MAGDALA Orientation tour followed by free time.
JORDAN RIVER Visit the Baptismal site.
BET SHE’AN Visit the Ancient Roman Archaeological Site. 134 mi / 216 km

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Day 5 JERUSALEM. EXCURSION TO EIN KAREM, BETHLEHEM & THE GARDEN TOMB

EIN KAREM Visit the Church of St. John the Baptist and the Church of Visitation.
BETHLEHEM Visit the Church of the Nativity.
JERUSALEM Visit the Garden Tomb. 23 mi / 37 km

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Day 6 JERUSALEM. EXCURSION TO THE OLD CITY

JERUSALEM Guided walking tour of the Old City includes Mount of Olives, the Via Dolorosa, and the Garden of Gethsemane. Visit the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, see the Wailing Wall, Mount Zion, and the Tomb of King David.

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Day 7 JERUSALEM

JERUSALEM Free day.

ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Jerusalem with a visit to the Israel Museum and the Holocaust Memorial at Yad Vashem. This and other options throughout your tour are available for purchase at MyGlobus. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.

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Day 8 JERUSALEM. EXCURSION TO MASADA & THE DEAD SEA

MASADA Cable-car ride to the clifftop fortress of Masada.
DEAD SEA RESORT Free time this afternoon to float in the Dead Sea before returning to Jerusalem.
JERUSALEM Farewell dinner this evening. 125 mi / 200 km

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Day 9 JERUSALEM

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (The nearest airport is Tel Aviv.)

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 Accommodations

 Optional Excursions

No matter what you’re into: food, wine, history, art, music or anything else, we give you the freedom to personalize your vacation with optional excursions that speak to your interests.

When you book your excursions with us, you can be assured that every optional excursion that we offer coordinates with the free time that you'll have in your destination, so you'll never have conflicts between included and optional activities. Our team of travel experts carefully selects each optional excursion that we offer to ensure that you receive the highest quality at a great value. Our tried-and-true partners have a finger on the pulse of the city in which they operate so they deliver the very best experiences. We offer experiences you cannot create on your own and because you’re booking with us, we coordinate all your transportation and timing needs.

The following optional excursions are examples only for this vacation. These may or may not be offered, and availability is subject to days of operation and seasonality. Please select a departure date to view optional excursions and pricing for a specific date (due to currency fluctuation, pricing shown is subject to change until purchased). Optional excursions are available for purchase on our MyGlobus site 90 days prior to the tour start date.

Price Ranges

$ ($50 USD and under)
$$ ($51 - $100 USD)
$$$ ($101 - $150 USD)
$$$$ (Over $150)


Jerusalem

Jerusalem

Sounds & Light Show and Middle Eastern Dinner

Sounds & Light Show and Middle Eastern Dinner

Immerse yourself in a multi-sensory extravaganza during this unique evening featuring a virtual reality sound and light show and an authentic Middle Eastern dinner at a local restaurant.

Price Range: $$

Discover Jerusalem

Discover Jerusalem

See some of Israel's most priceless treasures on this day trip featuring the Dead Sea Scrolls, ancient archaeological finds at the Inn of the Good Samaritan, and the nation's Holocaust Memorial.

Price Range: $$$

 Private Touring

Private Touring: Globus European Private Touring enables you to experience all of the attractions, sights and highlights of your selected Globus tour as a private experience - delivered just for you and your traveling party. With Private Touring, you'll have your own dedicated Tour Director, your own private transportation and driver, and your own professional local guides. All with greater flexibility in pace and your experience.

For your selected tour, there will be additional per-person cost for the size of your party - from 1 to 24. This additional supplement is reduced with each traveler you add to your party.

Here's a sample of the additional cost:

6 guests in a party: $1,447*
15-19 guests in a party: $211*

Contact Globus or your preferred travel agent for pricing for your specific party size as well as any other information on Globus Private Touring.

* Supplement pricing is per person (USD) and will be added to the standard published price for your given departure date and is based on availability. Supplement price is valid for 2020 and 2021 travel years. Occasionally some included and optional activities & excursions may be operated with other guests. Additional restrictions may apply. Not applicable for custom groups. No Group allowances or promotions are available on Private Touring. Published itineraries only. Note that blackout dates may exist where the Private Touring option is not available.



* The "Starting at" or listed price is based on the lowest price available to book. Price is per passenger based on double occupancy and does not include International airfare; additional fees/charges are not included. If a price is crossed out, the new price shown includes a limited time promotional offer(s) – please review current promotions or deals for additional information. Some tours require intra-vacation flights (and in some cases intra-vacation segments must be purchased from Globus).

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