Biola University | Israel Tour | 2024 June

11-Day Israel Tour | June 14-24, 2024

Hosted by: President Barry H. Corey & Dr. Ken Way

Tour Code: Biola – BC0624

Together, we will embark on a unique journey and gain a fresh perspective on the Holy Land. President Barry H. Corey and Talbot professor Dr. Kenneth Way will provide biblical and theological insights along the way.

Tour includes:

  • 10 nights five-star hotel accommodations, based on double occupancy
  • 10 full days of sightseeing with licensed Israeli guide
  • VIP airport assistance upon arrival (departure transfer arrangements must be made separately)
  • Full breakfast and dinner daily in hotels
  • 3 restaurant lunches
  • Deluxe air-conditioned motor coach and driver
  • Tips/gratuities to driver, guide, and hotel staff
  • All entrance fees based on itinerary, and much more!

Join us on this once in a lifetime opportunity as we are immersed in the texture of God’s love story and walk where important biblical accounts took place.

Register online today to reserve your space!

Digital Tour Brochure (with terms & conditions, details, itinerary)

Tour Itinerary

Day 1 (June 14)
  • Arrival to Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv
  • Meet & greet VIP service and private transfer to hotel
  • Dinner on arrival for those arriving prior to dining hall closure
  • Overnight at Royal Beach Hotel, Tel Aviv
Day 2 (June 15)
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Caesarea Maritima, Aqueduct
  • Lunch (own arrangement)
  • Mount Carmel and Muhraka Monastery
  • Megiddo
  • Overnight and dinner at Sofia Hotel, Tiberias
Day 3 (June 16)
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Magdala archeological site
  • Capernaum
  • Boat Ride on the Sea of Galilee
  • St. Peter’s Fish Lunch
  • Mount of Beatitudes
  • Dinner at local restaurant
  • Overnight at Sofia Hotel, Tiberias
Day 4 (June 17)
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Drive to the Golan Heights
  • Tel Dan
  • Lunch at local restaurant
  • Caesarea Philippi
  • Nimrod Castle
  • Overnight and dinner at Sofia Hotel, Tiberias
Day 5 (June 18)
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Beit She’an
  • Samaria
  • Lunch (own arrangement)
  • Shiloh – Tabernacle experience
  • Arrive to hotel early, free time to enjoy the Dead Sea
  • Dead Sea Swim from private hotel beach
  • Overnight and dinner at Herbert Samuel Hotel, Dead Sea
Day 6 (June 19)
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Masada
  • Ein Gedi Nature Reserve
  • Qumran
  • Genesis Land Experience (camel ride, lunch, bedouin tent hospitality)
  • Dinner at hotel
  • Evening Sound and Light Show at David’s Tower
  • Overnight at David Citadel Hotel, Jerusalem
Day 7 (June 20)
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • City of David
    • Hezekiah’s Tunnel and Pool of Siloam
  • Temple Southern Steps
  • Western Wall
  • Lunch (own arrangement)
  • Western Wall Tunnels
  • Overnight and dinner at David Citadel Hotel, Jerusalem
Day 8 (June 21)
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • The Jewish Quarter in the Old City
  • Broad Wall from the First Temple Period
  • The Herodium
  • Bethlehem – Church of the Nativity
  • Lunch (own arrangement)
  • Shepherd’s Field
  • Dinner at local restaurant
  • Overnight David Citadel Hotel, Jerusalem
Day 9 (June 22)
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Bethphage
  • Mount of Olives
  • Palm Sunday Road
  • Garden of Gethsemane
  • Lunch (own arrangement)
  • Garden Tomb
  • Dinner at local restaurant
  • Overnight at David Citadel Hotel, Jerusalem
Day 10 (June 23)
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Temple Mount
  • Pools of Bethesda
  • St. Anne’s Crusader Church
  • Judgement Hall
  • Via Dolorosa
  • Lunch (own arrangement)
  • Church of the Holy Sepulchre
  • Israel Museum
  • Exclusive farewell dinner at Rabbi Josh
  • Overnight at David Citadel Hotel, Jerusalem
Day 11 (June 24)
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • After breakfast, free time until airport transfer
  • Hotel check out at 11:00 a.m.
  • Transfer to airport

Tour Details

  • 1 night at the Royal Beach in Tel Aviv
  • 2 nights at the Sofia Hotel in Tiberias
  • 1 night at the Herbert Samuel Hotel in the Dead Sea
  • 5 nights at the David Citadel Hotel in Jerusalem

Hotels subject to change.

  • International airfare is not included in the tour.  Please arrange your flight arrival date for Friday, June 14 and departure date for Monday, June 24.

If your departing flight home is past 11:00 am, you may book an extended stay in your hotel room for an additional cost.

Tour Price: $6455 (based on double occupancy)

Single room supplement: $3287

Payment Plan:

  • $500 deposit due at registration to reserve your space
  • $2000 additional deposit due December 15, 2023
  • Remaining balance due March 15, 2024

Travel Insurance

Travel insurance can be purchased through Travelex. Visit our travel insurance page for more information.


Please make checks payable to: Madison Tours and Travel Inc.

16541 Gothard Street Suite 112 Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Make sure to include your tour code in the ‘memo’ line of the check.