Mary Grace Wilson Professor of Religion in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences
Israel: Timeless Wonders
Date: Thu, March 16, 2023 - Mon, March 27, 2023
Trip Status: Taking Waitlist
Price: From $6,297, per person, double occupancy from Boston, New York
Activity Level: Active
Arrangements: Odysseys Unlimited
Encounter a land of extraordinary beauty and belief, of history and hospitality, on this exceptional 12-day small group journey. Explore Tel Aviv, Israel’s cultural capital, with its “White City” district – a UNESCO site, and ancient Jaffa. Experience the unique Ein Hod artists’ village. In Galilee’s hills, overnight at a hotel on the grounds of a kibbutz, visiting a local winery and Capernaum’s ruins. Staying at a historic hotel on the Sea of Galilee’s shores, see the New Testament come to life at Tiberias, the Mount of Beatitudes, and Nazareth. Visit the extensive ruins of Sepphoris, a vital Duke archaeological dig site, on a tour led by Dr. Carol Meyers and Dr. Eric Meyers. Based in Jerusalem’s legendary King David Jerusalem Hotel for a final five nights, tour the “City of Gold’s” most treasured sights. Attend a special dinner and lecture at the W.F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research (pending availability). Enjoy an ethnic cooking demonstration in Ein Karem. On a Dead Sea excursion, explore the Qumran Caves, tour Masada’s celebrated ruins, and float on the storied lake. Discover stunning, “rose-red” Petra and Amman with an optional 5-day/4-night Jordan post-tour extension.
Reservations and Information
To reserve, complete a registration form in the brochure and mail to Duke Travels, Box 90572, Durham, NC 27708, or call (919) 684-2988 to reserve conveniently over the phone and let us know you are mailing your reservation form to hold your space.
To learn more about our travel program or any of our upcoming trips, please contact us at email@example.com or 919-684-2988
Bernice and Morton Lerner Emeritus Professor in Judaic Studies