DEC 2021: Christmas in Israel Tour

SA School Holidays Tour

Ideal for those who can only take leave in December / over school holidays. Walk in the footsteps of Jesus and see your Bible come to life in Israel on our classic Israel 9 Day Comfort Tour. Led by our experienced tour pastor and a tour chaperone to look after you, this pilgrimage will ignite your passion for the Word of God. A festive time in Israel, December is vibey, but chilly!


Date: December 2021
Duration: 9 Days
Deposit to book: R4000pp
Full payment date: 75 Days Prior to departure
Hotel standards: 4*
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
Airline: tbc
Tour Type: Comfort Tour
Cost: in attached program
USP: Christmas time in Israel is very special! See all the essential Bible sites plus Nazareth Village, Wedding Vow Renewal in Cana, Prayer in the Private Garden of Gethsemane, Communion in the Garden Tomb, Worship service on Sea of Galilee and more!

Tour Description

This Israel tour departs from Johannesburg and will take you all the main Bible sites including: the Sea of Galilee, Nazareth, Jordan River Baptism, the Dead Sea and Jerusalem. You will also visit the site of Armageddon (Megiddo), Jericho, Masada by cable car and Bethlehem. All specific Biblical sites are detailed in the itinerary. You will stay in Galilee, the Dead Sea area and Jerusalem. Staying in these  hotels cuts down on your driving time as you visit all the classic sites in the Holy Land – and enjoy a few extra special “JOY!” experiences.

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 Comfort Tours are of a superior standard and quality to any other budget Israel tour from South Africa 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:
• Headsets for easy listening of the guide no matter how slow you walk (totally unique to JOY! Tours)
• 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 a discounted rate