April 30 – May 10, 2018

From the moment you step off the plane in Israel, your adventure in the Holy Land begins! Your journey will take you to visit the actual sites of well-known, beloved Bible stories, including the very places where Jesus walked! From Bethlehem to Capernaum, the Sea of Galilee, Mount of Olives, the Jordan River, the Upper Room, Jerusalem... you’ll see firsthand the places where He walked, talked, and lived. See for yourself— the tomb is still empty!




Israel is a unique destination with its own set of challenges for the American tourist. IHC has hosted numerous tours to Israel in recent years. Our goal is to make our tours safe, comfortable and inspirational with an itinerary that is designed specifically for our IHC people.

  • Includes all gratuities, fees, taxes, and surcharges
  • Enjoy lodging in 4-star hotels with two buffet meals included each day in Israel (noon meals available for purchase throughout the tour)
  • Travel in the safety and comfort of a deluxe motorcoach with free WiFi
  • Travel with a professional Israel tour guide and hosted by IHC staff
  • A comprehensive itinerary, visiting Israel's greatest sites
  • All tour arrangements made by a Christian tour organization with over 50 years of experience in travel to Israel
  • Enjoy the ministry of James Plank and Rollin Mitchell

Tour Cost

Newark (NYC) Departure: $3889
Based on two per room

Single Room Upgrade: add $895 to tour cost

No Flights / Land Only: deduct $750 from tour cost



What our previous tour members are saying…

“I enjoyed The fellowship of God’s Family and the reality and confirmation the trip brings to the authenticity of The Word of God!”

“I especially appreciated the spiritual emphasis.”

“I think the well organization of all events allowed us to enjoy everything. The knowledge of the tour guide was priceless.”

“It was wonderful to be with Holiness people in Israel.”

“The trip was one of the greatest blessings of our lifetime! Still praising the Lord for the privilege of going with such a wonderful group!”

“It was a great experience that has changed the Bible for me!"

Sea of Galilee


The Church of the Primacy of St. Peter


Camel Rides in Jericho




Tour Itinerary

  • Mount Carmel—Elijah and the prophets of Baal
  • View of Armageddon Valley
  • Cana—site of Jesus’ first miracle
  • Lodging in Tiberias by the Sea of Galilee
  • Nazareth—boyhood home of Jesus
  • Nazareth Village—re-creation of a first century Galilean village
  • Boat ride on the Sea of Galilee
  • St. Peter’s Fish Lunch
  • Nof Ginossar—the 2000 year-old “Jesus boat”
  • Tobgha—the loaves and fishes
  • Capernaum—Jesus’ hometown
  • Jordan River—opportunity to be baptized
  • Mount of Beatitudes—the Sermon on the Mount
  • Golan Heights—tour Syrian bunkers
  • Mount Ben-Tal— 1,170 meters above sea level
  • View Nimrod Fortress
  • Caesarea Philippi—Peter: “Thou art the Christ”
  • Jordan Valley
  • Beit Shean—largest archaeological dig site in Israel
  • Masada—mountaintop palace of Herod the Great
  • Herod’s Palace
  • The Dead Sea—the lowest point on earth…float in the water!
  • Qumran—discovery of the dead sea scrolls (alternate site to The Dead Sea)
  • View Jericho and Mt Nebo
  • The Holy City—Jerusalem
  • Lodging near Old City Jerusalem
  • Bethlehem/Manger Square
  • Shepherd’s Fields
  • Church of the Nativity—a 1600-year-old church
  • House of Caiaphas—dungeon where Jesus was held
  • Davidson Museum
  • Western (Wailing) Wall
  • Kotel Tunnels
  • Pool of Bethesda
  • Church of St. Anne
  • Mount of Olives
  • Palm Sunday Road
  • Garden of Gethsemane
  • The Eastern Gate
  • Tombs of Absalom & Zechariah
  • The Friends of Zion Museum
  • Southern Steps of Temple Mount
  • The Upper Room/Last Supper Room
  • The Tomb of King David
  • The Lithostratos—2000-year-old streets
  • Antonia Fortress
  • Pilate’s Judgment Hall
  • Ecce Homo Arch
  • The Via Dolorosa—the path Jesus walked, carrying the cross
  • Church of the Holy Sepulcher
  • Roman Cardo
  • Markets and bazaars
  • The Garden Tomb—“He is risen; He is not here!”
  • Free Day in Jerusalem—Shop, relax, revisit some of your favorite sites or explore new ones!
  • Farewell Dinner