Arrival / Departure Airport
Tel Aviv Ben Gurion Airport (TLV)

Global Event Location
Orient Hotel
Emek Refaim Street 3
Jerusalem

Hotel Selection

by Isrotel Exlusive Collection

The CEF 2020 Global Event will be held here!

The Orient Jerusalem hotel, part of the Isrotel Exclusive Collection, is nestled at the heart of the German Colony, walking distance from countless cultural, tourist, and historic attractions: the First Station, Liberty Bell Park, and Mishkenot Sha’ananim, as well as charming boutiques and bistros. The Old City and the Western Wall is just 2 miles away.

The Orient Jerusalem’s 243 exceptionally luxurious rooms and suites showcase an eclectic design, merging classic motifs with modern innovations.

The Christian Economic Forum will be held here!

Price per room/night in double use: USD 310

Price per room/night in single use: USD 290

Boutique Hotel

 A boutique hotel in a spectacular historical setting, the unique Mount Zion Hotel overlooks Biblical landscapes and exudes a distinct, incomparable charm that makes a stay in any one of its luxurious rooms truly unforgettable. The Mount Zion Hotel can be found on the outskirts of the Old City in west Jerusalem, and this premier location provides guests with stunning views of, among other features, David’s Tower, Mount Zion, and the Hinnom Valley.

The hotel is within easy walking distance of the city’s main cultural, historical, and religious sites, and offers easy access to the best restaurants, shops, and public gardens.  The Mount Zion features 117 guest rooms, 20 luxurious suites in a variety of styles, a spa and fitness center with an outdoor swimming pool.

Price per room/night in Double use: USD 270

price per room/night in single use: USD 250

Tour Options

Day 1

Wednesday - July 22, 2020
  • “And the glory of the Lord went up from the midst of the city, and stood upon the mountain which is on the east side of the city” (Ezekiel 11:23). Drive to the tip of the Mount of Olives, known as the site from where Jesus ascended to heaven after His resurrection. Panoramic view of the Old City of Jerusalem from Mount of Olives and descend to the Garden of Gethsemane, where Jesus prayed on the night of His betrayal
  • Visit the scenes of Jesus’ prayer to His Father in the Garden of Gethsemane
  • Tour the excavation of the Palace of Herod’s the Great, later used as the Palace of Pontius Pilate and the more authentic site the Praetorium and the verdict of Jesus.
  • Visit the Herodian Mansion, probably the house of the High Priest’s as described in the account of Jesus’ trial.
  • Visit the Davidson Center with excavations of the Herodian Temple, as it stood prior to its destruction by Roman troops in the year 70 CE. See the Hulda Steps and Gates, which used to be the main entrance to the Holy Temple, through which Jesus entered the Temple.
  • Visit the Garden Tomb. This ancient cemetery is a moving site in which to recall the crucifixion and burial of Jesus. Spend time in these peaceful garden surroundings in prayer, song and fellowship.

Price: USD 85 per person

including guide, bus and entrance fees; does not include meals

Day 2

Thursday - July 23, 2020
  • Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem
  • Early departure to the sea of Galilee
  • Walk where Jesus walked around the Sea of Galilee.
  • Tour Capernaum, home base of Jesus’ Ministry.
  • Visit the Mount of Beatitudes, the place where Jesus delivered the famous Sermon on the Mount.
  • Visit the Tabgha Church, known as the site of the Miracle of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fishes
  • Explore the newly excavated Migdal Synagogue, home town of Mary Maglalena.
  • Board a wooden sailing boat, fashioned after ancient fishing vessels, for a boat ride across the Sea of Galilee. A time to worship, pray and reflect.
  • Finish the day with Peter’s Fish dinner
  • Return to Jerusalem

Price: USD 150 per person

including guide, bus, entrance fees, boat ride and dinner does not include lunch

Day 3

Friday - July 24, 2020
  • Early departure to the Judean Desert
  • Ascend Herod’s mountain fortress of Masada via the cable car. Explore the site where the last Jewish rebels fought against the Roman Empire after the destruction of Jerusalem and visit the fifth century Byzantine monastic Church built atop the cliffs in the Judean Desert. Descend by the cable car.
  • Swim and float in the Dead Sea, bathing yourself in the mineral rich water and mud
  • Stop at Qumran, home of the Essenes and site of the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • In the heart of a neighborhood in downtown Jerusalem, the largest open market in Israel was built in 1928, the Machane Yehuda Market. Walking through the market’s alleyways is a good opportunity to meet Jerusalem and its fascinating human mosaic.
  • “On the first day of the Festival of Unleavened Bread, the disciples came to Jesus and asked, “Where do you want us to make preparations for you to eat the Passover?” (Matthew 26:17). A visit to the Room of the Last Supper, The Coenaculum. According to very old sources, Jesus and His disciples celebrated Passover at this site on Mount Zion.
  • Visit the Western Wall, where people gather to pray for the start of the Shabbat. Join in Shabbat prayers with thousands of others at the Western Wall
  • Dinner and overnight in Jerusalem

Price: USD 130 per person

including guide, bus and entrance fees; does not include meals

Shabbat of a Lifetime

Optional home hospitality traditional Shabbat dinner extra $70 per person

Day 4

Saturday - July 25, 2020
  • Visit Bethlehem – the city where King David and Jesus were born. A visit to the Church of the Nativity, a combination of two ancient Byzantine churches and a crypt beneath—the Grotto of the Nativity where tradition states that Jesus of Nazareth was born. Visit to the Shepherd Fields, where possibly the angel announced Jesus’ birth.
  • Visit to the Shrine of the Book in the Israel Museum, which houses the Dead Sea Scrolls, the oldest Biblical manuscripts in the world, as well as rare early medieval biblical manuscripts. Next to is the Model of Jerusalem in Jesus’ time, which reconstructs the city as it was prior to its destruction by the Romans in 66 CE
  • Free time for last minute shopping

Price: USD 85 per person

including guide, bus and entrance fees does not include meals

Additional Services

Arrival Services

  • Arrival Transfer (private Taxi) – Price starting from USD 160
  • VIP Club Arrival Service – Price: USD 189
  • Gold Club Arrival Service – Price: USD 519

Departure Services

  • Departure Transfer (private Taxi) – Price starting from USD 160
  • VIP Club Departure Service – Price: USD 189
  • Gold Club Departure Service – Price: USD 519

Hotel & Tour Reservation

To register

Important Notes

  • Hotel and length of stay can be selected during registrationIf you book tour options, please book your hotel stay accordingly
  • Each excursion can be booked independentlyInclusions according to description
  • Deposit payment of 25% required at the time of registration

faq

Summit Operation
Travel Documents
Price and Payment
General about Israel

WHO IS KESHET JOURNEYS?

Keshet Journeys LTD. is the travel agency  and local tour operator in Israel coordinating the booking process and the land operation for the CEF 2020. Keshet can provide assistance for all questions regarding reservation, payments, lodging, and flights. You can contact our team by sending an email to:
events@keshetjourneys.com

WHO IS WORLDWIDE VILLAGE LTD?

Worldwide Village LTD (WWV) is the travel agency, based in Switzerland, coordinating the booking process and collecting the payments for the CEF 2020, on behalf of Keshet Journeys.

WHAT DOCUMENTATION IS NECESSARY FOR REGISTRATION AND TRAVEL TO ISRAEL?

A current passport, valid for at least six months beyond the forum, is required. There are no exceptions to this policy. A travel visa is required for some countries. Please find out more about Israel’s visa policies regarding your country here: Israel’s Visa Policy.

WHAT IS THE PAYMENT SCHEDULE?

A 25% non-refundable deposit per person is due at the time of reservation.  Full payment is due 120 days before the start of the forum.

CURRENCY EXCHANGE

All prices given are in US-Dollar.

AM I REQUIRED TO PURCHASE TRAVEL INSURANCE?

We urge you to purchase cancellation insurance and supplemental medical coverage (which covers preexisting conditions).

WHAT HAPPENS IF I HAVE TO CANCEL MY PARTICIPATION?

In addition to the Contractual Conditions of WorldWide Village Travel Ltd. the following cancellation policy is valid for your trip:

Cancellation charges:

In case of cancellations by client, the following percentage of the total price will be charged:
Until 91 days prior the scheduled departure date: non-refundable down payment
90 – 0 days prior the scheduled departure date: 100% of total amount

Cancellation of additional services:

Unless otherwise stated, all by the client pre-booked additional services related are non-refundable after booking. In case of full cancellation of the tour by Keshet Journeys / WorldWide Village the down payment as well as pre-booked pre-/ and post-nights will be refunded.

WHAT MEDICAL PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE CONSIDERED BEFORE TRAVELLING TO ISRAEL?

There are no specific immunizations or medications that are recommended or required for travel to Israel, but we advise you to connect with your primary care physician regarding his/her recommendations for you specifically. Please keep in mind that you can purchase the equivalent of most standard over-the-counter medicines in Israel. We would also encourage you to inform your health insurance provider that you will be traveling out of the country to determine your coverage and medical care options while in Israel.

HOW SAFE IS TRAVELING TO ISRAEL?

Your safety is our top priority. Israel is a very safe country to visit and tour, and we use a variety of measures to ensure the safety of all the participants on the ACC Senior Pastors Israel Tour. We also encourage you to take all the normal precautions as you would when traveling to any other city or country.

WHAT IS THE TIMEZONE IN ISRAEL?

Israel Standard Time (IST), is the standard time zone in Israel. It is two hours ahead of UTC and seven hours ahead of EST.

CAN I DRINK TAP WATER IN ISRAEL?

Tap water is safe to drink in Israel, but bottled water will also be available.

WILL I HAVE ACCESS TO WIFI?

Most hotels in Israel have WiFi available for hotel guests at standard rates. Many cafes and restaurants also offer complimentary WiFi services. Since September 2013, Tel Aviv offers a citywide free WiFi network which provides 80 free internet “hot spots”across the city. Most of the touring buses also have complimentary WIFI available.

WILL I BE ABLE TO USE MY CELL PHONE WHILE IN ISRAEL?

Please check with your mobile phone service provider to determine if you will need to purchase an International plan to use your phone in Israel. Local Israeli SIM cards with phone/data plans can be purchased during the registration process and will be delivered upon arrival in Israel. To make use of this service, your phone has to be “unlocked”.

ARE CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED IN ISRAEL?

You can use your credit/debit card to obtain NIS (New Israeli Shekels) at ATMs throughout Israel. Most Israeli hotels, restaurants and stores accept American Express, MasterCard and Visa cards as well. American dollars are accepted in many places in Israel; however, in most cases, change will be given in NIS.

WILL I NEED TO BRING A POWER ADAPTER?

Almost all hotel rooms are equipped with hairdryers, and all have shaver sockets. For other appliances, Israel’s electricity is 220V A/C, single phase 50-cycles; 110V-220V transformers can be used. Israeli outlets have three prongs, but European two-prong adapters usually work.