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Day 8 - Fri, Sep. 7

Biblical              Beth Shean
Battles               South by Mount Gilboa where Saul and his sons fell in battle and
                      visit the city where their bodies were pinned to the walls.
Dinner & Overnight
by Galilee            Spring of Harod
                      In the Jezreel Valley by the Hill of Moreh to the Spring where
                      Gideon selected his army to fight the Midianites across the valley.

                      Mount Tabor
                      Pause to view the mount associated with Deborah and Barak and
                      the Canaanites.

                      Mount Precipice
                      Ascend to overlook the vast valley of Armageddon.

                      The Nazareth Village Living Museum
                      Close the day with a guided tour of this facility displaying rural and
                      village life in Gospel days.

Day 9 - Sat, Sep.8

Westward              Megiddo (Armageddon)
                      West to stop at Solomon’s chariot city and the ‘Armageddon’ of
Dinner & Overnight    Revelation. Once a royal city in the Kingdom of Israel, it controlled
In Tel Aviv           the ancient trade route between Mesopotamia and Asia Minor and
                      was the location of several historic battles,

                      Caesarea Maritima

                      South by coach to Herod’s massive seaport and capital. Walk the
                      shoreline to Herod’s Palace where Paul may have been imprisoned;
                      spend time in the 3,500 seated Amphitheatre where according to
                      Josephus, Herod Agrippa died as recorded in Acts 12.

                      Joppa Old Town

                      Through Tel Aviv to reflect on Peter’s rooftop vision of taking the
                      Gospel to the Gentiles.

Day 10 - Sun, Sep. 9

Israel/               Flight Departure
Atlanta               After an early breakfast, by private coach to Ben Gurion airport for
                      the morning return flight via Istanbul - arriving back at Atlanta in the
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