Iowa Trip

March 7 - March 19, 2022



  • $3,475 per person + Airfare
  •  Registration of $500


  • $1,487 due September 3, 2021
  • $1,488 due October 29, 2021

New Hope A/G “Life of Jesus” Itinerary

Day 1:  Mon. March 7, 2022 –  Depart the USA

Day 2: Tues. 3/8 “Entry into the World of Jesus”

Arrive in Israel at Ben Gurion Airport outside Tel Aviv, transfer to Hotel in Netanya, orientation for trip during bus ride, dinner at hotel, evening walk on the beach of the Mediterranean Sea.

Day 3: Wed. 3/9 “Jesus Early Life and Beginning of His Public Ministry”

Caesarea (Herod the Great and descendants), Nazareth, Mt. Precipice, Sepphoris, Poriah Overlook, overnight on the Sea of Galilee

Day 4: Thurs. 3/10 “Jesus’ Ministry Around the Sea of Galilee”

Tiberius, Cana, Capernaum, Korazin, Plain of Bethsaida, Magdala, Jesus Boat, boatride on the Sea of Galilee, overnight on the Sea of Galilee

Day 5: Fri. 3/11 “Jesus’ Ministry in the Far North and around the East Side of the Lake”

Dan, Caesarea Philippi, Mt. of Transfiguration (Mt. Hermon), Road to Damascus, Gergesa, Susita/Hippus, Yardenit (water baptism in the Jordan River), overnight on the Sea of Galilee

Day 6: Sat. 3/12 “Jesus and His Bible”

Har Barkan, Spring of Gideon, Jezreel, Hill of Moreh, Mt. Tabor, Mt. Carmel, overnight on the Jerusalem

Day 7: Sun. 3/13 “Jesus’ Final Trip to Jerusalem”

Lower Jordan Valley, Perea, Aenon/Adam, Jericho, Masada, Dead Sea, Ein Gedi, Qumran, Jerusalem-Jericho Road, Judean Wilderness and the Good Samaritan, Mt. of Olives, overnight in Jerusalem

Day 8: Mon. 3/14 “An Introduction to the Jerusalem Jesus Knew”      

City Model/Shrine of the Book/Archeological Wing, Mt. of Olives, Tower of David (Herod’s/Pilate’s Palace), overnight in Jerusalem

Day 9: Tues. 3/15 “Jesus’ last Week of Ministry in Jerusalem”

Temple Mount, Church of the Nativity, Nativity Square, St. George’s restaurant, Shepherd’s Field, Herodion, Bethany (?)  overnight in Jerusalem

Day 10: Wed. 3/16 “Jesus Conflict with the Authorities”

Shilo, Western  Wall, Wohl Museum (High Priestly palaces), Davidson Center (money  changing, ritual immersion pools, southern Temple steps, Huldah Gates, Pinnacle of the Temple), overnight in Jerusalem

Day 11: Thurs 3/17 “God’s Healing Power”

Yad VeShem – Holocaust Museum, Machene Yehudah open air market, City of David, Pool of Siloam, Old City shopping and exploring,  overnight in Jerusalem

Day 12: Fri. 3/18  “Jesus’ Arrest, ‘Trials’, Death, Burial, and Resurrection”

Free morning (shops/museums open in morning only), check out at 11, Gethsemane, Pilate’s Palace, Church of the Holy Sepulchre/Resurrection, Garden Tomb, Communion, King David Hotel (First-Century Rolling-Stone Tomb), Jerusalem University College archeological sites, farewell dinner overlooking the city, transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for departure

Day 13: Sat. 3/19 Depart Israel and Return to the USA

Schedules, housing and itinerary are subject to change without notice due to Covid, the devaluation of the dollar and political uncertainties. This itinerary is based on the best possible use of time management, keeping in mind the complexities of traffic, the current political climate and opening hours as regards to Jewish, Christian and Muslim holidays.