ITNO Educational Center for the integration with Israel
ITINERARY Departures from Europe, and Africa: Tuesday, February
19th, 2013. This day is not part of the 9 days and 8 nights
paid-for and covered in the land itinerary, therefore the total
num-ber of days required for the trip including the arrival and
departure flights are: 10 days. Please arrive at the airport three
hours before departure, this time and the exact time of departure
will be indi-cated once the respective coordination is completed.
In this case, the arrival in Israel will be on Wednesday, Feb-ruary
20th. Please take the time difference into account. The average
time difference between America and Israel is between six to eight
hours, while for Europe it is between one to two hours. Departures
from USA, Asia: Wednesday, February 20th, 2013:
Acclimatization and Welcoming Dinner for every body. First day
and Arrival Wednesday, February 20th, 2013:
Arrival at the David Ben Gurion Airport. Assistance by our
representative at the airport after passing customs.
Welcome and first contact with Israel. Drive to Tel Aviv, Check
in the hotel, rest and acclimatization. Dinner and small welcome
ceremony with delivery of gifts. You will enjoy a beautiful time at
dusk next to the Mediterranean Sea. Overnight in Tel Aviv.
We are now acclimatized, ready and excited for our great
experience. Second day. Thursday, February 21st, 2013: We will
start our day with a delicious breakfast buffet at the hotel in Tel
We will visit the Port of Jaffa, ancient port where arrived the
materials that came from Lebanon for the construction of the Temple
by King Solomon. Here, the prophet Jonah refusing to go to Nineveh
sailed to Tar-sis (Spain) disobeying God. This port has more than
4,000 years as the oldest operating port in the world. We will
visit the traditional House of Simon the Tanner where Peter had the
vision of the sheet. (Acts 10:1-16).
From Jaffa will head to the northwest to the Mediterranean Sea,
and visit the ruins of Caesarea Maritime, Roman city built by Herod
the Great. Here the Apostle Peter baptized Cornelius, the
centurion. In this city as well, the Apostle Paul searching for
refuge stayed in the house of Philippe the evangelist, later he was
imprisoned there for two years before sending him to Rome.
We will head then to Tiberias Galilee, home of Jesus. On our way
to Tiberias well see Mount Carmel (1 Kings 18:36/38). Well also see
a panoramic view of the valley of Megiddo, Armageddon (valley of
the final battle Revelation 16:16).
Well visit the Church of the Annunciation in Nazareth and
Josephs carpenter shop at St. Joseph Church. We will then head
Cana, and visit the Basilica where the Wedding where Jesus turned
the water into vine took place. (John 2: 1-11). We will visit the
Museum of Natural size of the
village of Nazareth, a replica of how people used to live in the
time of Jesus, Joseph and Mary. Din-ner and overnight at a hotel in
Tiberias. Third day. Friday, February 22nd, 2013: Our day begins
with a delicious breakfast. After breakfast we will see by the sea
an amazing exhibition called
the Galilee Experience. We will then approach the time of the
Ministry of Jesus and have the
opportunity to sail on the sea of Galilee where Jesus calmed the
storm and walked. We will be in Capernaum, where well visit the
Church of the House of Peter and the ruins of the synagogue where
the Messiah was shown as the Bread of Life.
Well be on the Mount of Beatitudes and share the words of Jesus
in a unique atmosphere. We will have lunch in a restaurant called
St. Peters Fish at Yardenit which is next to the Sea of Galilee.
This is a typical meal, prepared just like in the times of Jesus
and his disciples.
After lunch, we will visit Tabgha, the place where Jesus
performed the miracle of the multiplication of the loaves and
fishes. We will have a break. We are back in the hotel for dinner
and rest. Fourth day. Saturday, February 23rd, 2013:
Breakfast at Hotel in Galilee. After breakfast we will head to
the Golan Heights, a beautiful area where we will see Mount Hermon,
a snowcapped that supplies water to Israel through the Jordan
In the viewpoint of Kunitra on Mount Bental looking at the
beauty of northern Israel well take a break, after that we will
head to Banias where we visit Caesarea Philippi and take a time to
meditate on how Israel was infiltrated with iniquity and why Jesus
asked his apostles who he was in that place. In this same place we
find Tel Dan, the origin of the waters that feed Israel. After
taking a walk through the green forest full of streams, we will
return to our hotel in Galilee.
Fifth day. Sunday, February 24th, 2013:
We start our day with our last breakfast in Galilee. (Optional)
Baptisms in the Jordan River for those who want to live again the
experience of baptism in the same river where Jesus was
We continue our trip heading to the Dead Sea, before getting
there well have a break. View of Jericho and Mount Tabor. In the
zone of the Dead Sea, between the deserts of Judah and the Negev,
will visit two places: Qumram, the caves where the famous scrolls
were found; Ein Gedi, the oasis where King David was hiding from
King Saul (1 Samuel 24: 1-22). We will take a Toning and nourishing
break, bathing in the
Dead Sea to benefit from its therapeutic waters, rich in iodine,
chlorine and many other minerals. After this wonderful experience
we will go up to Jerusalem. On our way, we will be able to have a
beautiful view of the City from Mount Scopus. It will be a
wonderful and unfor-gettable experience. Dinner and overnight in
Hotel at Jerusalem.
Sixth day. Monday, February 25th, 2013:
Buffet breakfast at Hotel in Jerusalem. On our first day in the
city of the Great King
Jesus, we will visit a panoramic scale model of Jerusalem the
way it was two centuries ago. At the Museum of the book we will
have the opportunity to see the original copies of the scrolls of
the Bible found in Qumram. Between Solomons Porch next to where the
Temple was and the Jewish Quarter we will visit the interesting
Ophel Archaeological Garden, faithful witness of
countless invasions of the Holy City. After that well go to
Mount Zion, to visit what is known as the Upper Room (Acts 2:
1-13). We will end the day with a tasty dinner and then go to rest
to continue our important route in the city of Jerusalem. Seventh
day. Tuesday, February 26th, 2013:
Breakfast buffet at Hotel. After our delicious breakfast well
head to the Temple Mount Moriah and enter the archeological
excavation underneath the Kotel (Western Wall) and see and touch
the original wall of the first Temple. We will also be at the Kotel
or Western Wall, where it is believed that there has never been a
single day (24/7) without someone praying for Jerusalem and the
Jewish people since its construction. Many leave their prayer
requests in the wall (2 Chronicles 6:38-40).
We will visit the Mount of Olives, after that we will be walking
along the Via Dolorosa and visit the Church for the Holy Sepulcher
and the Church of St. Ana. We will have some free time. We will
meet at the given place to go back to the hotel in order to have
dinner and rest.
Eighth day. Wednesday, February 27th, 2013:
Breakfast buffet in Jerusalem. Visit to the Hebrew Bethlehem,
where we will have a conference with a rabbi in the Judeo-Christian
of understanding and cooperation. We will leave Jerusalem visiting
the Jewish Quar-
ter in the Old City and the Arab-Christian bazaars area at Jaffa
Gate. We will show you the best places where you will be able to
make the final purchases before leaving. We will also be able to
the Modern Jerusalem downtown between Ben Yehuda Street and
Mamila Mall. Last but not least, we will finish our wonderful trip
to the Promised Land with a farewell dinner. Well have a small
ceremony to give you the official certificate of pilgrimage to
the Holy Land, granted by the Government of Israel, and our own
certificate of participation in this unique trip.
Ninth day. Thursday, February 28th, 2013: This day we bid
farewell to Israel, perhaps grudgingly, but eager to share and see
our families and friends at
home, with Gods help we will be in Jerusalem next year. After
having breakfast in our hotel, well do our check out and be
transported to the David Ben Gurion airport. The group will be
assisted by our representative at the airport.
We wish you a peaceful and joyful arrival at home with lots of
things to share about this unforgettable experience in the Land of
The Tour includes:
Nine days and eight nights at first class Hotels (Breakfast and
Transportation on luxury bus with A/C.
German tour guide especially licensed for Israel
Entries to Holy and Touristic places as part of the
ITN presents, Certificates and distinctive material.
Assistance on arrival and departure from the airport.
Prices are per person, accommodated in double rooms.
The cost DOES NOT include:
Additional services in hotels and places.
Tips to guide and driver.
Visas and Custom duties.
Medical insurance during the trip.
Lunch and shopping.
An unforgettable trip to the Holy Land !
February 20th to 28th, 2013
Holy Rosary Ministry invites you to an unforgettable
experience in Israel with Archbishop Uwe Rosenkranz
the people and the land of Israel with its ancient and modern
International Coordinator: Archbishop Uwe Rosenkranz
Coordinator in Israel: Yomara Krepostman
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