Warrior Poet Society 12-Day Epic Adventure to Israel & Jordan September 16 - 27, 2022

USD $4,895.00
  • Duration: 12 Days
  • Location: Jerusalem
  • Product code: WPSIsrael22

Join Warrior Poet Society and General Jerry Boykin on a 12-Day Epic Adventure to Jordan & Israel

Join Warrior Poet Society and General Boykin on the adventure of a lifetime to Israel and Jordan. Spend time in Northern Israel visiting Megiddo (Armageddon), the Golan Heights, Caesarea Philippi, and many other strategic biblical locations. Stop at the West Bank to visit Bethlehem then head to the Judean desert to see Masada, Herod’s mountain fortress, and the Dead Sea. Enter Jerusalem and experience the holy city in ways that will change you forever. Cross the border into Jordan to stand on Mt. Nebo and survey the Promised Land and Moses did thousands of years ago. Explore the magnificent city of Petra, Jordan with its caves and temples carved into the beautiful rock. This will be an amazing journey with incredible history at every turn!


DAILY ITINERARY

September 16 – 27, 2022

DAY 01: BEGINNING OF TOUR — Depart USA for Tel Aviv, Israel.

DAY 02: INTO THE LAND OF THE BIBLE – Arrive in Tel Aviv where you will be met at the airport for transfer to your hotel. Dinner and overnight in Netanya.

DAY 03: CAESAREA/MEGIDDO/TIBERIAS – Start the day with a journey to the picturesque Caesarea Maritima. Marvel at the Roman theater and the ruins of Herod’s seaside estate. Continue along the Mediterranean coast to the ancient city of Akko (Acre). Visit the Templars' Tunnel, an extraordinary underground passageway built by the Knights Templar, a Christian military order. Enjoy a boat ride out of the historical port and envision how the coastal city appeared to ancient sea-faring vessels. Pass through the Valley of Megiddo (Armageddon) to Mt. Carmel, where Elijah battled the prophets of Baal. Continue to Mt. Precipice for a panoramic view of Nazareth, Cana, and the Jezreel Valley. From here, we drive east as the road winds down to Tiberias to your hotel along the beautiful shores of the Sea of Galilee. Dinner and overnight in Tiberias. Lunch provided

DAY 04: SEA OF GALILEE/CAPERNAUM/JORDAN RIVER – Enjoy a morning boat ride on the calm surface of the Sea of Galilee, cruising toward Capernaum. Upon landing, visit the site where Jesus started His ministry, the house of Peter, and the synagogue where Jesus taught. Ascend the Mount of Beatitudes overlooking the Sea of Galilee and the surrounding areas. Drive down to Tabgha on the shore of the Sea of Galilee, the site of Peter’s restoration, and where Jesus performed the miracle of the loaves and fish. After lunch, proceed to the banks of the Jordan River where you will have the opportunity to be baptized in the same waters as Jesus. End the day with a short hike to the top of Mt. Arbel for an amazing view of Galilee. Dinner and overnight in Tiberias. Lunch provided

DAY 05: CAESAREA PHILIPPI/TEL DAN/VALLEY OF TEARS – Begin the day in Upper Galilee. Explore the sources of the Jordan River at Caesarea Philippi and Tel Dan. Hike to the Lookout Post that was used by the Israel Defense Forces until the Six-Day War in 1967. View the abandoned Syrian military outpost and the Lebanese village of el-Khayam. Visit the Valley of Tears, the site of a major tank battle in the 1973 Yom Kippur War. In the afternoon, drive through the Golan Heights to Kfar Haruv, a traditional Israeli Kibbutz with spectacular views overlooking the Sea of Galilee. Dinner and overnight in Tiberias. Lunch provided

DAY 06: BEIT SHE’AN/JERICHO/MASADA – Leave Tiberias and travel south along the Jordan River. Visit Beit She’an, the leading city in the Decapolis and place where the Philistines hung the bodies of King Saul and his sons on the city walls. Continue to Jericho to view the ruins and excavations of the ancient city. Visit the Mount of Temptation, where Jesus was tempted by Satan. Visit Wadi Qelt and view the Valley of the Shadow of Death from the high cliffs. Continue to Qumran, the site where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered by a shepherd boy. Travel to Masada, the massive desert fortress built by Herod the Great which was used as a stronghold by Jewish zealots who committed suicide rather than surrender to the Romans. Stop at En Gedi, the desert oasis where David found refuge from Saul. Visit Wadi Qelt and view the Valley of the Shadow of Death before continuing your drive through the Judean Desert and to the Holy City of Jerusalem. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem. Lunch provided.

DAY 07: MOUNTAINS OF JERUSALEM/BETHLEHEM – The day begins on the Mount of Olives with its outstanding views of the city. Visit the Church of Dominus Flavit, the Garden of Gethsemane, and the Church of All Nations. View the Kidron Valley. Drive south to the little town of Bethlehem for a trip to the Church of the Nativity. Visit the Shepherds’ Field and the Fields of Boaz and Ruth. Proceed to the Herodian, Herod's impressive mountain hideaway. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem. Lunch provided.

DAY 08: JERUSALEM, THE HOLY CITY – Step into history as you enter the Old City of Jerusalem. Stroll through the colorful bazaars, charming neighborhoods, and narrow streets as you make your way to the temple area, where Solomon's Temple was built on Mount Moriah. Visit the Dome of the Rock enclosing the Rock of Sacrifice, the Mosque of Al Aksa, and the Pinnacle of the Temple. Enjoy lunch on your own in the old city and take some time to shop for souvenirs, jewelry, and ancient coins. In the afternoon, visit the Church of Saint Anne, the Pool of Bethesda, the Lithostrotos, Pilate's Judgment Hall, and Antonia Fortress.  Walk the Via Dolorosa leading to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. After dinner, visit the Western Wall (the Wailing Wall) and the Southern Steps. Go beneath the old city to visit the Western Wall Tunnels and see remnants from the days of the Second Temple, which was destroyed by the Romans in 70 AD. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.

DAY 09: RAMPARTS WALK/GARDEN TOMB – Get a bird’s-eye view of the ancient city of Jerusalem from atop the Old City walls via the Ramparts Walk. Continue to Mount Zion for a visit to the Upper Room of the Last Supper as well as the Tomb of King David and the House of Caiaphas. Experience the Garden Tomb and Gordon's Calvary, the site where Jesus was crucified, buried, and resurrected. In the afternoon, walk below the City of David through Hezekiah's Tunnel, which connects the Gihon Spring with the Pool of Siloam. Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem.

DAY 10: JORDAN/MT NEBO/DEAD SEA — This morning you will depart your hotel and drive towards the Jordanian border. You will cross the border into Jordan and continue to Mt. Nebo, the memorial to Moses, and the presumed site of the prophet's death and burial. Pass through Madiba, the Mosaic city, and on to your hotel on the Dead Sea. Spend the afternoon floating in the mineral-rich waters of the Dead Sea and enjoying the amenities of the resort. Dinner and overnight at Dead Sea resort hotel. Lunch provided.

DAY 11: PETRA —Travel down the King’s Highway to the incredible city of Petra for a full day of sightseeing. You will see the Treasury, a first-century 7,000 seat theatre, the Palace Tomb in Roman style, a monastery, and more. In the distance, you will see Mount Aaron which is said to be the burial place of Moses’ brother, Aaron. Dinner and overnight in Amman. Lunch provided

DAY 12: AMMAN/USA – Transfer to Amman Airport for your return flight home with luggage packed with keepsakes and your heart full of memories!

NOTE: Schedule is subject to change due to various factors and your tour guide’s discretion.


PRICING:

  • $4,895 per person based on double occupancy.  Book now as space is limited.
  • Single room supplement - $995
  • PAYMENT PLAN: $500 per person with registration to secure space.
  • $500 per person with registration to secure space.
  • 50% of the total amount is due on or before April 16, 2022
  • Balance due on or before July 16, 2022


FLIGHT SCHEDULE:

ATL

TK  32  16SEP  ATL-IST  2225 1605*

TK 788  17SEP  IST-TLV   1820 2020

TK 813  27SEP  AMM-IST  0625 0845

TK  31  27SEP  IST-ATL    1505 2005

ORD

TK   6  16SEP  ORD-IST  2140 1610*

TK 788  17SEP  IST-TLV    1820 2020

TK 813  27SEP  AMM-IST   0625 0845

TK   5   27SEP  IST-ORD   1415 1740

 IAD

TK   8    16SEP  IAD-IST   2315 1605*

TK 788  17SEP  IST-TLV    1820 2020

TK 813  27SEP  AMM-IST  0625 0845

TK   7    27SEP  IST-IAD    1500 1905

* Flight times, flight numbers, equipment, gates, and seats are subject to change. For the most current information check the airline website.


INCLUDED:

AIR: Includes roundtrip from departure city in the USA and return. Flights are subject to airline schedules and may change without notice. Upgrades can be requested after booking and are subject to availability from the airline. Seat selections are available only at check-in for most group bookings.

GROUND/TRANSFERS: Transfers and ground transportation to\from airport/hotel by Deluxe Air-conditioned motor coaches. Land only passengers responsible for transportation to and from the airport/hotel.

HOTELS: Superior First Class hotels throughout. Priced on the basis of two persons sharing a room with a private bath and shower.

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT: A limited number of single rooms are available at additional supplement prices. Signature Tours and/or the group leader will make every attempt to pair single participants requesting a roommate. However, the single supplement fee will be charged for each person occupying a single room, whether by choice or circumstances.

MEALS: Breakfast and dinner daily. Lunch is provided most days as noted in the itinerary. Other days, the cost is typically between $15 and $20 per lunch.

SIGHTSEEING: As and wherever indicated on the itinerary, including the services of English-speaking guides as well as entrance fees to all places of interest listed in your itinerary.

PORTERAGE: Fees and charges for the porterage of one piece of baggage per person not to exceed 50lbs, in connection with all transfers and at airports throughout the entire itinerary are included. In addition to one checked bag, each traveler is also allowed one personal item such as a purse, briefcase, book bag, or small backpack. See carrier website for airline-specific baggage restrictions and requirements.

SERVICE CHARGES AND TAXES: Service charges as required by hotel management and taxes as imposed by national and/or local governments and/or governments and/or administrations (wherever these are normally added to the bill.) on the date of this brochure are included.

OTHER: Tips, taxes, and airport taxes ARE INCLUDED in the selling price. 

NOT INCLUDED: Excess baggage fees, passport fees, visa fees, items of a personal nature such as in-room service, laundry, etc., soft drinks, beverages that are not on the regular table menu. Any service not indicated in the itinerary and/or the above list of included features.

PASSPORTS: Passports must be valid and not expire at least six months or more from the return home date. If applicable, enter "RENEWING" or "APPLIED FOR" when completing registration.

HEALTH REQUIREMENTS: Vaccine and testing requirements are established by the destination country and/or transfer country. These policies are not set by Signature Tours or our subsidiaries. Signature Tours will make every effort to inform tour participants of health requirements, including vaccinations and testing for their respective destinations. However, participants are responsible for complying with current health requirements for their respective tour destinations. Health requirement changes from destination countries before, during, or after the registration process do not affect Signature Tours cancellation policy.

CANCELLATION POLICY: The $500 per person deposit is nonrefundable. Other payments exceeding the $500 per person are refundable in full up to sixty days prior to departure. After this date, refunds for unused accommodations and services will be limited to the amount received from and/or credited by all carriers, sightseeing operators, and hotels.

TRAVEL INSURANCE: Travel Insurance is not included in the purchase price. For your convenience, we offer travel insurance through Travelex Insurance Services. For more information and rates, please review the product flyer. For questions regarding benefits or coverages, please contact Travelex Insurance Services at 844-240-8392 and reference plan number GCPB-0521. Click Here to enroll in the plan.

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