Lee University Holy Land – 2023

Lee University Holy Land – 2023

June 7, 2023

- June 17, 2023

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11 Days, 10 Nights

Bethlehem, Israel

Hosts/Guest Artists:

Dr. Luke Gambill

Director

Phil & Sheri Barfoot

Hosts

Highlights:

  • MAJOR MINISTRY CONCERT in MANGER SQUARE!
  • PRAY at the WESTERN WAILING WALL!
  • WALK where Jesus walked along the VIA DOLOROSA!
  • TAKE communion at the GARDEN TOMB!
  • WORSHIP as we sail across the SEA OF GALILEE!
  • ENJOY a special teaching and worship time on the MOUNT OF BEATITUDES!
  • JOIN in worship together during special Carols by Candlelight service in a SHEPHERD’S CAVE!
  • RENEW your wedding vows at CANA!
  • REFRESH your spirit as you are baptized in the JORDAN RIVER!
  • EXPERIENCE renewal and refreshing during special WORSHIP and TEACHING times!

Daily Itinerary

Wednesday, June 7th

  • Depart the US for overnight flight to Tel-Aviv

Thursday, June 8th

  • Arrival into Tel-Aviv – Welcome by the CCT Staff and local guides
  • Transfer to hotel for check-in
  • Dinner at hotel (included)
  • Brief Orientation

Friday, June 9th

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Depart hotel
  • Visit Bethany, Lazarus’ Tomb
  • Lower Herodium
  • Lunch (included)
  • Visit the Grotto & Church of the Nativity, birthplace of Christ and St. Catherine’s Church
  • Rehearsal and sound check at Dar Annadwa International Center
  • Dinner at the hotel (included)
  • Concert at Dar Annadwa International Center

Saturday, June 10th

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Dome of the Rock, Visit the Western Wailing Wall, Walled City of Jerusalem, Pools of Bethesda, Via Dolorosa, Church of the Holy Sepulcher and the 14 Stations of the Cross
  • Visit Mount Zion
  • Lunch (included)
  • Lee University Worship Symposium at Bethlehem Bible College
  • Chance for shopping in Bethlehem
  • Dinner at the famous Grotto Restaurant in Bethlehem
  • Carols by Candlelight in an ancient Shepherd’s Cave
  • Depart for hotel

Sunday, June 11th

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Depart hotel
  • Ministry in local churches
  • Lunch (included)
  • Visit Yad Vashem
  • Visit to the Israel Museum
  • Visit City of David
  • Dinner at the hotel (included)

Monday, June 12th

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Depart hotel
  • Worship and Communion at the Garden Tomb
  • Lunch (included)
  • Visit Mount of Olives, Garden of Gethsemane, Church of All Nations
  • Depart for hotel
  • Dinner at the hotel (included)

Tuesday, June 13th

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Depart hotel
  • Visit Masada
  • Visit Qumran
  • Lunch (included) and shopping
  • Swim in the Dead Sea (Kalia Beach)
  • Tour of Tel Jericho and the Mount of Temptation
  • Shopping opportunity in Jericho
  • Depart for hotel
  • Dinner at the hotel (included)

Wednesday, June 14th

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Check-out of hotel
  • Opportunity to be baptized in the Jordan River
  • Meaningful worship time at the Mount of Beatitudes
  • Lunch at St. Peter’s Fish restaurant (included)
  • Visit the ruins of Capernaum
  • Visit the Chapel of St. Peter’s Primacy and Church of the Multiplication
  • Check-in to hotel in Tiberias
  • Dinner at the hotel (included)

Thursday, June 15th

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Depart hotel
  • Worship together as we ride a boat across the Sea of Galilee
  • Visit Ginosar (Jesus Boat)
  • Visit Magdala
  • Lunch (included)
  • Visit Cana
  • Visit Nazareth Village & shopping opportunity
  • Farewell dinner at hotel (included)
  • Worship Celebration

Friday, June 16th

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Check-out of hotel
  • Visit Caesarea Philippi, Banias
  • Visit Mt. Carmel for a special worship and teaching time enjoy beautiful Haifa and the Plain of Armageddon
  • Lunch (included)
  • Visit Caesarea Maritima, Water Aqueducts
  • Visit the Ancient city of Jaffa
  • Dinner on your own
  • Depart for airport
  • Check-in at airport for return flights to US

Saturday, June 17th

  • Arrival back in the US

What's Included:

Included with package
  • Transportation by modern motor coach
  • Accommodations at superb hotels
  • Breakfast each day
  • Eight dinners / nine lunches (specified in the itinerary)
  • A final packet including an itinerary with all details pertaining to the trip and luggage tags
  • Rental fees of performance venues and associated costs
  • Individual health insurance coverage
  • Tour management, and coordination of all items related to the tour
  • Assistance from CCT Staff throughout the tour
  • Admissions to various itinerary events
  • Audio receivers for all guided tours
  • Local tour managers and guides
  • Tips to drivers and guides

What’s Not Included

  • Airfare
  • Travel to and from your home to departure airport