Israel Sukkot 2022 ICEJ
Baruch Ha’Bah Tour
(Blessed is the one who comes)
Join us, as we go up to Jerusalem, the City of our King, to worship the King of Kings!
Itinerary 6 to 17 October 2022:
Day 0 – (6th Thurs) – Make sure we are all in Johannesburg OR Tambo airport by no later than 2.30pm. Meet at the Turkish Air check in counter, International Departures by no later than 3pm. Depart from Johannesburg at 18h10.
Day 1 (7th Fri)- Arrive at Ben Gurion Airport, Tel Aviv at 8.55am. Pick up those who opted to arrive a day earlier in Tel Aviv. Drive down towards the Gaza border if safe and visit a kibbutz to understand living under constant rocket threat. Visit Abraham’s Tel at Beersheva. Visit the Fountain of Tears (Messianic Jewish sculpture centre). Go for Bedouin lunch in the desert at Kfar Hanokdim. Check into our 4 star Dead Sea hotel, Prima Oasis.
Float in the Dead Sea.
Day 2 (8th Sat) – morning float in the healthy mineral rich Dead Sea. Visit the impressive Masada where King Herod built a fortress and where Eleazar led the last Jews in the revolt against the Romans. Visit the Ein Gedi reserve, where David hid from Saul and wrote many Psalms. 2nd night at the Dead Sea hotel.
Day 3 (9th Sun) – Drive up to the Galilee along the Jordan Valley. Visit Qumran where the Dead Sea scrolls were found. Baptisms at the Jordan River. Drive to the sea of Galilee to visit the ancient synagogue at Capernaum and Mt of Beatitudes where we meditate on these profound teachings of Yeshua/Jesus. Check in at Magdala and join the ICEJ for the opening evening of the Feast of Tabernacles celebrations.
Day 4 (10th Mon) – Sail on a Jesus boat on the Sea of Galilee and have time of worship on the boat. Visit Mt Carmel where Elijah challenged the false prophets of Baal. Visit the ICEJ Holocaust Survivor home in Haifa. Drive down along the Mediterranean coast. Check in at the Lutheran Guest House in the beautiful Old City of Jerusalem. Free night to visit Ben Yuhuda and enjoy coffee on the streets of Jerusalem etc.
Day 5 (11th Tues) –. Visit the Garden of Gethsemane and view the Eastern gate through which our Messiah will soon walk. Visit Caiaphas house and the dungeon where Jesus might have been held the night before his death. Visit the Garden tomb/communion service. Walk through Damascus gate and have lunch in the Old City. Visit the Pools of Bethesda and the Christian quarter. Attend the Parade of the Nations event at the ICEJ celebration.
Day 6 (12th Wed) – Walk and pray on the walls of Jerusalem, visit the Jewish Quarter. Friends of Zion museum. Visit Yad Vashem Holocaust Centre. Evening event at the ICEJ Feast celebrations.
Day 7 (13th Thurs) – Morning sessions at ICEJ. Worship at Sukkat Hallal 24hr praise centre. Meet rest of the South Africans to walk together in the Jerusalem March. Hotel for supper. Evening off – visit Ben Yuhuda for coffee.
Day 8 (14th Fri) – visit Shilo, site of first Tabernacle. Possible visits to other sites/settlement in Judea/Sameria (“West Bank”). Shabbat meal.
Day 9 (15th Sat) –Visit the great Shul, City of David, Southern Steps of the Temple Mount and Hezekiah tunnel. Enjoy our last evening on the streets of Jerusalem after shabbat ends.
Day 10 (16th Sun) – Check out of the Lutheran Guest House. Say farewell to Jerusalem from the Mt of olives, from where Yeshua ascended and to where he will return. Visit Latrun battle site outside Jerusalem. Visit Jaffo on the coast and relax on the beaches of Tel Aviv before heading to airport for 6pm check in. Fly out at 9.55pm in the eventing – arrive in Johannesburg at 10.20am the following morning (17 Oct) or Cape Town at 11.25am.
6 October 2022 to 16 October 2022
R 35,500 (at R 16 / US$) – Including the ICEJ Feast Registration for the events we are attending
Option: Early departure 5 Oct 2022, spend a day in Tel Aviv stay in the Gilgal Hotel (Bed & Breakfast) for R1,640 (the savings on the flights cover this cost).
Excludes: Return flights ex Johannesburg/Cape Town to Tel Aviv, fuel levies and taxes (Currently R 10,000 to R13,000 on Turkish Air), travel insurance, lunch each day and dinner on final evening.
Includes: 10 full days of touring in Israel, transport on luxury air conditioned bus, professional Israeli tour guide, tips, site visits and entrance fees. 9 nights of accommodation (on twin share basis), breakfast and dinners.
The schedule is subject to change. Blessed are the flexible, for they shall not be broken.
Vivienne 083 306 0009 email@example.com