DEC 2021: Essential Israel Tour

Experience the Essence of Israel

This petite tour offers you a Holy Land experience suited to even the most limited budget. You will have a special and meaningful pilgrimage, and see all the essential Bible sites. The country will be chilly, but super festive!


Date: December 2021
Duration: 7 Days
Deposit to book: R4000pp
Full payment date: 75 Days Prior to departure
Hotel standards: 3* Superior
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
Airline: tbc
Tour Type: Compact Tour
Cost: in attached program
USP: Christmas time in Israel is very special! See all the essential Bible sites plus Nazareth Village, Prayer in the Private Garden of Gethsemane, Communion in the Garden Tomb, Worship service on Sea of Galilee and more!

Tour Description

This 7 Day Israel tour departs from Johannesburg and will take you all the essential Bible sites including: the Sea of Galilee, Nazareth, Jordan River Baptism and Jerusalem. All sites are detailed in the itinerary; you will take day trips to the sites from your hotel in Jerusalem. This tour takes place in winter, so dress warmly!

Itinerary & Price


Please click on the image above to download our tour program, registration form and banking details (all in one PDF)

Contact Us

If you cannot download  the itinerary, or you have more questions, please click on the icon above to email us, or call 021 852 4061.

The JOY! Difference

Because your Holy Land experience and our reputation is of utmost importance, our Compact Tours are of a superior standard and quality to any other budget Israel tour on the market. Other cheaper tours leave out essential experiences and use inferior quality buses, food and hotels. On every JOY! Travel Tour you can expect:
• High quality hotels with free wifi (cheaper tours don’t have free wifi in their hotels)
• Excellent food selection and abundance
• Anointed Biblical teaching and worship at selected sites
• Private boat ride on the Sea of Galilee and baptism in the Jordan River
• Full-time local guide and a tour pastor (most cheaper tours don’t include a minister or pastor to do teachings)
• Modern bus with free wifi
• Custom tour app with resources, pictures, teachings and maps to remember your pilgrimage
• Travel bag wallet and other traveller gifts
• Tipping and taxes included
• Travel insurance available at discounted rate