2019 Israel Adventure Brochure and Itinerary 2019 Israel Adventure Brochure and Itinerary - Page 2

DAY DATE 1 Friday 5/24/19 Saturday 5/25/19 2 3 Sunday 5/26/19 4 Monday 5/27/19 5 Tuesday 5/28/19 6 Wednesday 5/29/19 7 Thursday 5/30/19 Friday 5/31/19 Saturday 6/1/19 8 9 10 Sunday 6/2/19 *ITINERARY *HOTEL Depart U.S. out of Tampa or Orlando. Flight Arrive in Tel Aviv. Transport to hotel, take a dip in the Mediterranean Sea, and visit Jaffa (Joppa) (depending on flight arrival). Ein Gedi in the morning (leave hotel by 7:30 a.m.), Masada, Qumran (Dead Sea Scrolls), float in the Dead Sea, and enjoy some spa time in the afternoon. Camel rides, Valley of Elah (David and Goliath), potential meeting with Imam and tour of mosque, enjoy Middle Eastern cuisine at restaurant in Bethlehem, experts weigh in on Middle East conflict, birthplace of Jesus, and shopping or opportunity to hear from local business leaders. Temple Mount (leave hotel by 7:30 a.m.), Wailing Wall, Southern Steps, Hezekiah’s tunnel, and Yad Vashem for the afternoon. Mount of Olives, Palm Sunday path, Garden of Gethsemane, Church of Saint Peter in Gallicantu (where Jesus was imprisoned), Ecce Homo, Via Dolorosa (including the Church of the Holy Sepulcher and the Garden Tomb), shopping or opportunity to hear from local business leaders. Tel Dan (site of rival temple and Abraham’s Gate), the Gates of Hell and Caesarea Philippi, and Beit She’an. Morning boat ride on Sea of Galilee, Mount of Beatitudes, Capernaum, Jesus Boat Museum, and Migdal. Caesarea Maritima (Paul’s imprisonment), Megiddo (Valley of Armageddon), Mount Carmel (where Elijah called down fire from heaven), Nazareth, Mount Precipice, Farewell Dinner in Tel Aviv or travel to Jordan for hotel and Petra extension. Return to Tampa or Orlando. Or Petra add on (departure on Tuesday 6/4/19). Crowne Plaza Tel Aviv Dead Sea Spa Hotel Crowne Plaza Jerusalem Crowne Plaza Jerusalem Crowne Plaza Jerusalem Kibbutz on Sea of Galilee Kibbutz on Sea of Galilee Depart Israel at night time or early morning on Tuesday Flight and arrive in U.S. *Itinerary is subject to change. *If referenced hotel is unavailable, accommodations will be booked in a similarly rated hotel. For more information, contact Sarah Breed at sbreed@lakelandchamber.com or (863) 688-8551, Ext. 230.