Travursity Fam Trip to Israel

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018


    Travursity Fam Trip to Israel

        November 28 - December 5, 2018

Isram Israel Fam Trip to Israel for Travursity Agents
November 28 – December 5, 2018
(Subject to change)

Wednesday November 28 
Group flight departure from Dulles airport, Washington

Thursday November 29 
Land at Ben Gurion Airport. Drive to Jerusalem. Meet at Dan Hotel Jerusalem Hotel at 6:30 p.m. Dinner at hotel, Review itinerary with Joel Rosenfeld, Isram Israel’s Director of Marketing & Sales, and discuss expectations, opportunities and challenges of marketing trips to Israel. Overnight: Dan Hotel, Jerusalem (D)

Friday November 30
After breakfast, tour property. Then, drive to Davidson Archaeological Park and tour site, including walking up 2,000-year-old steps leading up to the Temple Mount.  Continue to the Kotel (the Western Wall). Walk along the Cardo, the ancient Roman street through the Jewish Quarter to the Room of the Last Supper on Mt Zion. Lunch on own in Machane Yehuda, Jerusalem’s open-air market, for lunch on own. Return to hotel to rest and freshen up. Return to Old City as Jews welcome the Sabbath at the Western Wall. Sabbath dinner at hotel. Overnight: Dan Hotel, Jerusalem (B, D)

Saturday December 1
After breakfast, drive to Mt of Olives for panoramic view of Old and New Jerusalem. Then walk down to the Basilica of the Agony and Garden of Gethsemane. Continue into the Old City via Lions Gate, walking on the Via Dolorosa to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. Free time in Christian Quarter including lunch on own. Drive to Israel Museum to see model of Jerusalem during the Second Temple period and visit the Shrine of the Book, containing the Dead Sea scrolls. Return to hotel. Dinner at hotel. Opportunity to go downtown after the Sabbath ends. Overnight: Dan Hotel, Jerusalem (B, D)

Sunday December 2
After breakfast, check out and go on site visits to Jerusalem hotels. Visit Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum. Lunch on own in Yad Vashem cafeteria. Drive to Masada and tour site. Time and weather permitting, float in Dead Sea at northern end of sea Then, drive north to Tiberias. Overnight: Leonardo Plaza, Tiberias (B, D)

Monday December 3
After breakfast, tour property. Visit other hotels commonly used by tourists and pilgrims. Then, visit Magdala Project, excavations of 1st century Jewish fishing village. Drive to Mt of Beatitudes, traditional site of the Sermon on the Mount and then on to Capernaum, the base of Jesus' ministry in the north. Drive up into the Golan Heights for a falafel lunch on own at a Druze restaurant and then visit Mt Bental, overlooking the site of a major tank battle in the 1973 Yom Kippur War and also learn about current events in the region. Go on boat ride across Sea of Galilee (weather permitting). Dinner at hotel. Overnight: Leonardo Plaza, Tiberias (B, D)

Tuesday December 4
After breakfast, check out. Drive to Caesarea National Park, with archaeological remains from over 2,000 years, one of the most visited sites in Israel. Then, drive along the coast to Tel Aviv. Visit Jaffa, one of the oldest cities in the world, associated with the Scriptural stories of Jonah, King Solomon and Peter.  Drive to arts & crafts fair on Nachalat Binyamin Street. Lunch on own in Carmel Market, Tel Aviv’s open-air market. Then site visits of hotels in Tel Aviv. Final dinner in local restaurant or at hotel. Overnight: Herods Tel Aviv (B, D)

Wednesday December 5
After breakfast, depart for airport. Fly back to US




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Contact Information

  • Joel Rosenfeld
    Tel : +11-972-544-508-230
    joel@isram.co.il