Journeys Through the Lands of the Bible with Dr. John Currid

Journeys Through the Lands of the Bible

Israel: With Dr. John Currid - Instructor and Lacy Larson - Tour Host 12-Day Itinerary May 29 - June 9, 2013 from Charlotte for just $3598*
*price reflects a 4% cash discount


  • Basic Tour & Guided Sightseeing
  • Roundtrip International Airfare from Charlotte (Additional baggage & Optional fees may apply, see fine print for details)
  • Fuel Surcharges and Government Taxes (Subject to Change)
  • Admin. Fees, Entrance Fees, Gratuities & Program Fees
  • Buffet Breakfast & Dinner Daily
  • Deluxe Motorcoaches
  • First Class Hotels
  • And Much, Much More!
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Tour = JC13
Date = 052913R
ID # = 24656

Days 1-2 Wednesday-Thursday, May 29 and 30
Depart from Charlotte, NC and arrive in Israel.

Day 3 Friday, May 31 - Theme: Jesus’ Ministry in the Upper Galilee
FIELD TRIP: Gamla, Hazor (Joshua 11:10-11; 1 Kings 9:15);
Banyas (Caesarea Philippi) (Matthew 16); Tel Dan (Joshua
19:47-48); Overnight in Galilee area.

Day 4 Saturday, June 1 - Theme: Jesus’ Ministry around the Kinneret
FIELD TRIP: Capernaum (Matthew 4:13, 17:24; Mark 2:1);
Bethsaida (John 1; Mark 8); Korazim (Matthew 12:23-24); Boat
Ride on the Sea of Galilee; Nof Ginnosar; Mt. of Beatitudes
(Matthew 5-7); Jordan River; Mt. Arbel Hike. Overnight in
Galilee area.

Day 5 Sunday, June 2 - Theme: The Jordan Valley
FIELD TRIP: Beth Shearim, Sepphoris, Beth Shean (1 Samuel
31). Overnight in Galilee area.

Day 6 Monday, June 3 - Theme: The Jezreel Valley
FIELD TRIP: Horns of Hattin; Jezreel Valley; Megiddo (1 Kings
9:15; Rev 15:12); Caesarea (Acts 10, 12, 25). Overnight in

Day 7 Tuesday, June 4 - Theme: Jewish Life under the Herods
FIELD TRIP: Bethlehem (Matthew 2; Luke 2); Church of the
Nativity; the Herodium; Mount of Olives (Luke 11; Acts 1);
Garden of Gethsemane (Matthew 26); Garden Tomb. Overnight
in Jerusalem.

Day 8 Wednesday, June 5 - Theme: Old Testament Jerusalem
FIELD TRIP: Old City of Jerusalem; Western
Wall; Temple Mount; Southern Wall
Excavation; Teaching Steps; City of David
and Hezekiah’s Tunnel. Overnight in

Day 9 Thursday, June 6 - Theme: The Patriarch and the Exodus
FIELD TRIP: Beth Shemesh; Lachish; Arad
(Numbers 21:1-3; Joshua 12:14); Beersheva
(Genesis 21:14, 33; 26:23-33). Overnight in

Day 10 Friday, June 7 -Theme: The Wilderness of Judea the 1st and 2nd Jewish Revolts
FIELD TRIP: Ein Gedi Preserve; Masada;
Dead Sea; Qumran. Overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 11 Saturday, June 8 - Theme: New Testament Jerusalem
FIELD TRIP: Pool of Bethesda (John 5:1-
31); Church of St. Anne; Herod’s Antonia
Fortress; Via Dolorosa and the Church of the
Holy Sepulcher (Matthew 27-28; John 20);
Israel Museum.

Day 12 Sunday, June 9 - Return Home
Arrive to the USA with memories to last for
the rest of your life.


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