DAY 1 - FRIDAY, JUNE 5: ARRIVAL TO ISRAEL
- Meeting and assistance inside Ben Gurion Airport
- Complimentary Group Transfer to Jerusalem
- Check into hotel
- Evening: Welcome dinner
Overnight: Jerusalem - ARTHUR HOTEL - (Trip Advisor REVIEW)

DAY 2 - SATURDAY, JUNE 6: OLD CITY OF JERUSALEM 
A day to explore the city that is home to 3 great religions
- Proceed to the Jewish Quarter, visiting the Western Wall area
- Enjoy the view of the Dome of the Rock, Islam's 3rd holiest site
- On to the Broad Wall and Cardo, the shopping street of Jerusalem 2,000 years ago
- Follow the Via Dolorosa through the narrow lanes of the Old City to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre
- Explore the Arab Market in the Old City of Jerusalem
Overnight: Jerusalem - ARTHUR HOTEL

DAY 3 - SUNDAY, JUNE 7: NEW CITY OF JERUSALEM 
- Visit Islam's 3rd holiest site, the Dome of the Rock. Located on a rocky outcrop known as Mount Moriah.  According to Jewish belief, this is the site where Abraham offered his son Isaac as a sacrifice.  The inscriptions inside the building glorify Islam as the final true revelation and culmination of the faiths of Judaism and Christianity.  The first domed shrine to be built, the Dome of the Rock is a masterpiece of Islamic architecture
- A visit to Yad Vashem, Israel's renewed memorial to the victims of the Holocaust
- Drive to Bethlehem, like some 5 miles from Jerusalem and is one of the most visited locations on the Christian tourist map.  Visit the Church of the Nativity, the main focus of any sightseeing in Bethlehem
Evening: Return to the Old City for an amazing visit to the Western Wall tunnels
Overnight: Jerusalem - ARTHUR HOTEL

DAY 4 - MONDAY, JUNE 8: MASADA / DEAD SEA
- Drive through the Judean Desert towards the shores of the Dead Sea
- Continue to Masada, the last stronghold in the zealot's battle against the Roman Empire; Ascend to the top via the new cable car
- After a tour of this mountaintop fortress, we'll have lunch and an afternoon on the shores of the Dead Sea - swimming in the world famous rejuvenating waters and using the spa facilities
- Stop for a short camel ride in the desert of Israel before returning to Jerusalem. 

Overnight: Jerusalem - ARTHUR HOTEL

DAY 5 - TUESDAY, JUNE 9: JORDAN VALLEY / SEA OF GALILEE
- Bid farewell to Jerusalem and proceed along the shores of the Jordan River passing by the ancient city of Jericho
- Drive along the shores of the Sea of Galilee through Tiberias to Capernaum, Home of St. Peter where the remains of a majestic synagogue were found
- On to Mount of Beatitudes, the traditional site of Jesus' delivery of the Sermon on the Mount
Dinner and Overnight: Galilee - EUROPA 1917 HOTEL (Trip Advisor REVIEW)

DAY 6 - WEDNESDAY, JUNE 10: GALILEE / SOUTHERN GOLAN HEIGHTS / CAESAREA / ARRIVAL TO TEL AVIV & JAFFA
- We'll board jeeps and travel on the Golan Heights, one of Israel's most beautiful and controversial regions.  Discover first-hand the strategic importance of the area as you climb the Heights and "capture" a former Syrian bunker, affording you a birds-eye view of Israel's expansive Hula Valley below
- Pending confirmation, spend an afternoon at an Israel Defense Force army base and meeting with Israeli soldiers
- Drive along the Mediterranean Coast to Caesarea.  Herod built Caesarea into the grandest city other than Jerusalem over the course of 12 years and renamed this city "Caesarea" in honor of the emperor.  Today the amphitheater is not only a spectacular relic of the past, but a modern performing venue for concerts.  Pass by the seaside tpwns of Netanya and Herzlya until you reach Tel Aviv. 
- Drive along Tel Aviv's coastline to Jaffa.  Visit the artists' quarter and Jaffa's ancient flea market. 
- Hebro Tel Aviv Pride kickoff party
Overnight: Tel Aviv - MENDELI STREET HOTEL (Trip Advisor REVIEW)

DAY 7 - THURSDAY, JUNE 11: TEL AVIV
- Enjoy a walking tour through Tel Aviv
- Time also for the beach, relaxing and preparing for evening Pride activities
Overnight: Tel Aviv - MENDELI STREET HOTEL 

DAY 8 - FRIDAY, JUNE 12: TEL AVIV
- Tel Aviv Pride Parade
- Pride Beach Party
Overnight: Tel Aviv - MENDELI STREET HOTEL 

DAY 9 - SATURDAY, JUNE 13: TEL AVIV
- Last full day in Tel Aviv.  Take in a day at the beach or explore Tel Aviv on your own. 
Overnight: Tel Aviv - MENDELI STREET HOTEL 

DAY 10 - SUNDAY, JUNE 14: FAREWELL
- Departure from Israel or extensions
Overnight: Tel Aviv - MENDELI STREET HOTEL