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Hampton Cove Church of Christ
Presents:
Journey back to the beginning of Christianity by touring the Holy Land
With Robert & Monya Seibert, Bonnie Prince

November 3 - 13, 2008

Personal Invitation

For years you’ve read in The Bible about the places Jesus and followers went to and now YOU are headed there too. Cruise on the Sea of Galilee where Jesus calmed the waters, where He walked the shore and where the apostles fished. See and float in the Dead Sea. Journey to Caesarea, Nazareth and Cana where the water was turned to wine. Take a dip in the Jordan and view Qumran. Jerusalem, Mt. of Olives, Garden of Gethsemane, Bethlehem, where our Savior was born, and more all packed into one extraordinary trip. We believe Christ came to earth. We believe Christ changed the World. We believe the words in The Bible. I believe this tour will make it all fit together to make it come to life in your desire to re-live His life. Please join us on this wonderful adventure. IT REALLY HAPPENED and this can HAPPEN FOR YOU.

Your Tour Hosts

Robert & Monya Seibert, Bonnie Prince


1st DEPOSIT $   200.00 Due upon registration
2nd DEPOSIT $  300.00 Due June 1, 2008
FINAL PAYMENT: Due September 5, 2008

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2TOUR FEATURES INCLUDE:

TOUR ITINERARY

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3
DEPARTURE

Today we depart to Israel. Enjoy on-board meals and entertainment as we cross the Atlantic Ocean on our way to Israel.

3TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 4
ARRIVE IN ISRAEL/TEL AVIV

Arrive in Israel. Meet a representative who will assist us through customs. Meet our guide and proceed to our hotel, located on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea. A refreshing Jaffa orange juice will be waiting for you upon arrival.
Overnight Grand Beach Hotel - Tel Aviv (D)

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 5
JAFFA/CAESAREA/MT. CARMEL/MEGIDDO/ NAZARETH/CANA

After breakfast begin with a visit to Jaffa for a view of the old port, artist quarters and Simon the Tanner’s house where Peter received his vision. Continue to Caesarea, once a proud Roman port city dating back to the time of Pontius Pilate. View the monumental Roman amphitheater built in the days of Christ. Travel to Mt. Carmel, where Elijah held a contest against the false prophets of Ba’al. Next, travel to Megiddo, overlooking the plains of Armageddon and visit the site of the 21 superimposed layers of civilizations. We will now drive to Nazareth where Jesus spent the silent years of his life and visit Mary’s Well. Afterwards, visit Cana, site of the first miracle where Jesus turned water to wine. While in Cana, married couples will have the opportunity to renew their marriage vows.
Overnight Kibbutz Ma’agan Hotel - Galilee (B,D)

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6
MT. BEATITUDES/TABGHA/CAPERNAUM/ ANCIENT BOAT/BOAT RIDE-FISH LUNCH/ BEIT SHEAN

After breakfast our first stop will be Mt. Beatitudes. Near here Jesus gave the Beatitudes and taught on many occasions. Here he also performed many of the miracles. Travel to Tabgha, where 5000 were fed by Jesus who performed the miracle of the Multiplication of the Fish and Loaves. Continue to Capernaum where much of the Galilean Ministry took place. We will have the opportunity to view a fisherman’s boat believed to be from Jesus time. Afterwards, enjoy a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee and hear how Jesus calmed the stormy sea and walked upon these waters. Enjoy a traditional St. Peter’s fish lunch. We will now drive to the Biblical city of Beit Shean to view the well-preserved mosaic floor and ancient ruins.
Overnight Kibbutz Ma’agan Hotel - Galilee (B,L,D)

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7
KIBBUTZ TOUR/ KORAZIM/BETHSAIDA/ GOLAN VIEW/ KATZRIN/ GAMLA/CAESARIA PHILIPPI/TEL DAN/BAPTISMAL SITE

After breakfast begin the day with a tour of the Kibbutz and explore this unique way of life. From here we travel to Korazim and then to Bethsaida. Bethsaida is frequently mentioned in the New Testament, with at least three of the apostles born there, (Peter, Andrew and Philip). We will now ascend the Golan Heights. Our guide will explain why this area is so vital to Israel’s security. We continue to the town of Katzrin and then for a view of ancient Gamla, (called Massada of the Galilee). We will now drive to Caesarea Philippi. Descend the Golan Heights and drive to Tel Dan. The city of Dan was only named so when the Israelite tribe of Dan conquered it: “they called the name of the city Dan after the name of Dan their father (Judges 18:29).” From here we drive to Yardenit Baptismal site on the Jordan River, where time will be available for an optional Baptismal service.
Overnight Kibbutz Ma’agan Hotel - Galilee (B,D)

4SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8
MASSADA/DEAD SEA/KING DAVID WATERFALLS/QUMRAN/JERUSALEM

After breakfast we drive through the Jordan Valley to Massada. Ascend by cable car. Our guide will take us on a fascinating tour of this mountain where 960 Jewish defenders organized the last resistance to the Roman Conquerors. Descend Massada and travel to the Dead Sea for an optional float in the salty waters. We continue to King David’s waterfalls and then for a visit to Qumran, where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered. Optional Camel ride will be available. We will now ascend the Judean Hills to Jerusalem - the "Eternal City of God".
Overnight Grand Court Hotel - Jerusalem (B,D)

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 9
OLD CITY OF JERUSALEM/WESTERN WALL/CARDO/MT. OF OLIVES/ GETHSEMANE/CHURCH SERVICES

After breakfast we begin the day with a visit to Mt. of Olives to view "golden" Jerusalem before us. Continue to the Garden of Gethsemane. We will now enter the Old City of Jerusalem. The biblical and historical importance of the Old City of Jerusalem is known to Christians, Jews and Moslems alike. Today's walking tour includes the Via Dolorosa, Church of the Holy Sepulcher, Western Wall, Cardo, Pools of Bethesda and Oriental Bazaars.
Overnight Grand Court Hotel - Jerusalem (B,D)

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 10
“JERUSALEM THROUGH THE GENERATIONS” TOUR AT KING DAVID CITADEL/HEROD'S QUARTERS/GIHON SPRING/JOHN THE BAPTIST CAVE/FREE AFTERNOON

After breakfast we begin the day with a visit to King David Citadel for a 2 hour guided tour of this fascinating museum to view the treasures of archeological discoveries. Afterwards, we will walk from the City of David along an ancient water system, dating back to the 10th century BCE, ending at the Gihon Spring. We will then walk through Hezekiah Tunnel, (pending weather conditions). From here we continue to visit the newly discovered cave of John the Baptist.
Overnight Grand Court Hotel - Jerusalem (B,D)

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 11
MODEL/SHRINE OF THE BOOK/GARDEN TOMB/BETHLEHEM/SHEPHERDS FIELD

After breakfast we travel to the Model of the Herodias city of Jerusalem, dating back to the time of the Second Temple. Afterwards, visit the Shrine of the Book where the Dead Sea Scrolls are housed. Continue to the Garden Tomb. Travel south to Bethlehem to view the Church of Nativity and Manger Square. On our way back to Jerusalem we will visit Shepherd's Field.
Overnight Grand Court Hotel - Jerusalem (B,D)

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 12
FREE DAY/FAREWELL DINNER

Breakfast in hotel. Leisure day... Enjoy! In the evening we will enjoy our Farewell Dinner and say SHALOM to our guide and driver.
Overnight Grand Court Hotel - Jerusalem (B/D)

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13
TRANSFER TO AIRPORT/FLIGHT TO USA

Breakfast in hotel. Today we will transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for our flight home.

Thank you for joining our tour.


For information and tour brochure
Please contact:

Robert Seibert

Phone: 256-541-5343
E Mail: preacherrs@peoplepc.com

Hampton Cove Church of Christ
PO Box 242
Owens Cross Roads, AL 35763

Bonnie Prince
Owens Cross Roads Church of Christ

Phone: (256) 533-0517
E Mail: bjprince2@aol.com

 


Hampton Cove Church of Christ
Journey back to the beginning of Christianity by touring the Holy Land

With Robert & Monya Seibert, Bonnie Prince
November 3 - 13, 2008

Question: WHERE IS THE REGISTRATION FORM?

Answer: Read the terms and conditions below and scroll to the bottom. There you will find the link to the registration form, which you may click on if you agree to all the terms and conditions below.


TERMS & CONDITIONS – PLEASE READ CAREFULLY

RESERVATIONS & SCHEDULE OF PAYMENTS: All reservations for this tour are confirmed upon receipt of your Registration Form and a non-refundable deposit of $200.00 per person, which is due upon reservation and no later than April 1, 2008. A second non-refundable deposit of $300.00 is due June 1, 2008. Final payment is due September 10, 2008.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS & SITES: All hotel/cruise accommodations are based on double occupancy with private bath. NOTE: We will attempt to find a roommate for single travelers desiring to share a room. However, if we are unable to find a roommate, or you do not accept our selection, the single room supplement will apply. The sequence of visits to sites may change according to the discretion of the tour operator and guide if they deem necessary. In case sequence is changed, all items on the itinerary will still be covered.

CANCELLATIONS & REFUNDS: The initial deposit and second deposit are non-refundable. Final payment is fully refundable, (excluding the non-refundable deposits of $500.00 per person), until September 10, 2008. Cancellations after September 10, 2008 become non-refundable and can only be recovered through a travel insurance policy. Please note that deposits and final payments for the tour cannot be exchanged from one person to another. All cancellations must be made in writing to Heavenly International Tours. Travel insurance is highly recommended.

UNUSED SERVICES: No refund will be available for unused touring, meals or any other program components stated in the itinerary.

PASSPORT, VISA & VACCINATIONS: Valid passport is required. No vaccinations or visa are required from U.S. Citizens. Complete Passport information as requested in the enclosed Registration Form must be submitted to Heavenly International Tours prior to September 10, 2008.

TAXES & FEES INCLUDED: Entrance fees to all sites on scheduled tours. Porterage of ONE suitcase per person is included. $350.00 Departure Taxes, Security Fee & Fuel Surcharge are included but subject to slight change. $110.00 Gratuities to guide, driver, hotel staff and waiters are included.

FEES NOT INCLUDED: Passport Fees, travel insurance, meals, drinks, wines, liquors and beverages not mentioned in itinerary. Items of personal nature such as phone calls, laundry, room service and sites other than those mentioned. Transfer to airport is not included in the price of the tour.

TRAVEL INSURANCE: Travel Insurance is optional. However, we highly suggest and recommend the purchase of insurance. It is suggested that the insurance premium will be paid directly to the insurance company at the time of your initial deposit in order to cover the “Pre-existing Condition Clause” of the insurance. You can now purchase travel insurance online via Heavenly Tours’ Web Site at www.heavenlytours.com - Click Here

AIR & LAND FARES: Air and land rates of this tour are based on current tariffs in effect for today, January 15, 2008. Flight tickets for this tour are based on a NON-REFUNDABLE group airfare. The price of the tour is based on a minimum of 20 participants.

PURCHASE OF MERCHANDISE: Heavenly International Tours is not to be held responsible for any item/s purchased during the tour, not for their quality nor their prices. All and any purchase will be the sole responsibility of the buyer.

METHOD OF PAYMENTS: Check or Money Order only, made payable to: Heavenly International Tours.

LUGGAGE: Each person is allowed (1) suitcase and a carry-on bag only, which will be handled for you throughout the tour. Maximum size of suitcase is 29” high and maximum weight is 50 lbs.

TOUR DATES: As in any trans-Atlantic flight, tour dates may slightly change according to the requirements of the participating air carrier. Please allow yourself some flexibility. In the event dates and times of flights are changed, Heavenly International Tours will not be held responsible and refunds will not be available based on this reason.

IMPORTANT NOTE:
If you do not have a current passport, please apply within the proper time limit. It can take 6 - 8 weeks to process a new Passport.


Please note that your Passport must be valid at least 6 months after the tour has ended.



RESPONSIBILITY / DISCLAIMERS STATEMENTS

Heavenly International Tours acts only as an agent for the various independent suppliers that provide hotel accommodations, transportation, sightseeing, activities or other services connected with this tour. Such services are subject to the terms and conditions of those suppliers. Heavenly International Tours and its respective employees, agents, representatives, and assigns accept no liability whatsoever for any injury, damage, loss, accident, delay or any other incident which may be caused by the negligence, defect, default of any company or person performing these services. Responsibility is not accepted for losses, injury, damages or expenses of any kind due to sickness, weather, strikes, hostilities, wars, terrorist acts, acts of nature, local laws or other such causes. All services and accommodations are subject to the laws and regulations of the country in which they are provided. Heavenly International Tours is not responsible for any baggage or personal effects of any individual participating in tours, which have been arranged by Heavenly International Tours. Travelers are responsible for purchasing a travel insurance policy that will cover expenses associated with medical emergency, tour interruption, loss of luggage and other personal effects.

Your travel arrangements are provided by:

HEAVENLY INTERNATIONAL TOURS

 


REGISTRATION FORM

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