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Israel Revisited Tour
with Joe & Karen Amaral —
the Co-Hosts of
First Century Foundations

May 22nd to 31st, 2016



Cost: $3,299* (Canadian Dollars)
including R/T Air from Toronto

(International Travelers:
$2,709 without airfare)

Reserve your spot for only $300!

All major credit cards accepted.*


To pay by credit card, call Ari Bauer
Toll Free at 1-877-999-8868 ext. 415
International Calls: (905) 886-0232 ext 415

To pay by check or money order, print and mail the registration form.

* A 3% Fee applies to all credit card charges.


Day 1 - Sunday, May 22
Please go to Terminal 3 at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport (YYZ) at 10 am. Look for Karen Amaral by the El Al ticketing counter to get your tour package and then line up for check-in and security. We will depart on El Al Flight #LY030 at 1:00 pm.

Day 2 - Monday, May 23
We will arrive in Tel Aviv at 7:05 am (local Israeli time) and will enjoy a bus tour of Jaffa and Old Tel Aviv before being transferred to our hotel. The rest of the day is yours to relax and enjoy a swim in the Mediterranean. After dinner there will be a mandatory orientation meeting at 8:30 pm where we will collect the tip fee of $150 USD per person.
Dinner and overnight in Tel Aviv at the Renaissance Hotel.

Day 3 - Tuesday, May 24
Visit Caesarea and see the theatre built by King Herod. Visit Mount Carmel. Visit Kefar Kedem where you can milk a goat, make fresh pita, ride a donkey.
Dinner and overnight in the Galilee at the Ramot Resort Hotel in the Deluxe Rooms.

Day 4 - Wednesday, May 25
Enjoy a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee. Visit Capernaum and the Mount of Beatitudes. Then there will be an opportunity to be baptized in the Jordan River (optional $12 USD per person for towel and certificate). After lunch we’ll drive south to the Dead Sea where you’ll have the opportunity to float in the water at the lowest point on earth.
Dinner and overnight in the Dead Sea at the Isrotel Ganim.

Day 5 - Thursday, May 26
Visit the desert fortress of Masada built by King Herod in the first century. We will then head down to Eilat, Israel’s most southern city to enjoy the beautiful, warm water of the Red Sea.
Dinner and overnight in Eilat at the Isrotel King Solomon Hotel.

Day 6 - Friday, May 27
Free morning to enjoy Eilat’s many water and beach activities. Visit Timna Park where you’ll get to see a life-size version of the Tabernacle. Continue north to the Ramon Crater in the heart of the wilderness. After dinner, and weather permitting, we will have the opportunity to explore the night sky at Israel’s only professional astronomical observatory.
Dinner and Overnight in Mitzpe Ramon at the Ramon Inn.

Day 7 - Saturday, May 28
Visit Sde Boker, the place of David Ben Gurion’s memorial, Israel’s first prime minister. We’ll then drive north to the biblical city of Beersheva—the historical home town of Abraham. Then continue on to Jerusalem, the Holy City, and visit Yad Vashem—Israel’s Holocaust Museum.
Dinner and Overnight in Jerusalem at the Dan Panorama in the Superior Rooms.

Day 8 - Sunday, May 29
Participate in an active archeological project, sifting through soil excavated from the Temple Mount. The afternoon is yours to enjoy the many sights and sounds of the Ben Yehuda Street Market where you’ll have opportunity to have lunch and purchase your souvenirs.
Dinner and Overnight in Jerusalem at the Dan Panorama in the Superior Rooms.

Day 9 - Monday, May 30
Visit the Western Wall and the Western Wall Tunnels. Visit the Pools of Bethesda. Walk on the Walls of Jerusalem. Visit the Garden of Gethsemane and conclude our tour with a visit and communion service at the Garden Tomb.
Farewell dinner and departure to the airport.

Day 10 - Tuesday, May 31
Depart Tel Aviv on El Al Flight #LY029 at 12:50 am and arrive in Toronto (Terminal 3) at 6:15 am.

Please note: The itinerary is subject to change without notice.

Tour price includes:

• Roundtrip air from Toronto, ON
• Meeting/assistance at the airport
• Return transfers to/from the airport
• Accommodations (double occupancy) for the duration of your stay in Israel
• Daily Israeli buffet breakfast and dinner
• Porterage at airport and hotels
• Air-conditioned tour bus (with WiFi when available)
• Licensed English speaking driver and tour guide
• All entrance fees to places of interest
• All hotel taxes and service charges
• Personal travel information kit

Not Included:

Travel to and from departure city
• Airport taxes ($698*)
• Daily lunches ($7 to $15 USD [25 to 50 NIS] per day)
• Tip fee ($150 USD) for driver and tour guide
• Personal insurance (optional) (please call International Heritage Tours for rates)
• If you would like a single room, there is an additional charge of $940.

*Price is based on Double Occupancy out of Toronto's Pearson International Airport (YYZ) and is subject to change due to fluctuating currency.

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