Fascinating Israel with Globus!
For more than 3000 years Israel has been a number one desired vacation destination for everyone - including the Greeks, Romans, Byzantines, Turks, French and other visitors who have landed ships on her shores, or crossed her borders on land.
Israel is not simply a destination for spiritual renewal. It has fascinating history, culture, spiritual heritage, picturesque beauty and welcoming people. No wonder it is an increasingly popular destination for Canadians.
A diverse, compact nation – it’s less than 500 Km north to south, or just a seven hour drive from the Golan Heights in the North to the Southern Red Sea Resorts of Eilat. And Jerusalem’s archaeological and religious sites are just one hour from The Dead Sea - the lowest place on earth and a natural spa.
Jerusalem to Tel Aviv can be driven in 45 minutes, Jerusalem to the Dead Sea in one hour, and crossing the country east to west – from the Mediterranean coast to the Jordan River Valley - takes less than 2 hours.
And Israel is easy to get to, as Air Canada offers the only daily non stop service from Toronto to Tel Aviv.
With so much packed into this small nation - imagine the ground covered on a nine day Globus “Fascinating Israel” Tour from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem! Every Globus Journey tells a story! Highlights include a stay at a kibbutz, a cruise on the Sea of Galilee where Jesus walked, Haifa, Nazareth, the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem and four days exploring the fascinating sites of Jerusalem.
And right now until May 3, 2011 save $400 per couple on all Globus Israel and Europe air inclusive tours.
Globus feature Israel in the general Europe and Britain brochure, as well in its Faith Based travel program. Only with Globus can you travel to many of the world's greatest religious sites and destinations – with exceptional quality and value. Globus Faith Based tours combine the religious aspects of each trip with the traditional sites and activities of each destination. And they are experienced in working with larger groups – so you can decide what vacation would fit best with your church, ministry, organization, or personal interests.
Globus gives you more selection, more features, more leisure time, more superior hotels and more experience. After more than 80 years in business, Globus has perfected their itineraries so that you enjoy a smooth, hassle-free vacation with unrivaled consistence, quality and value. And Globus tour directors weave together insightful anecdotes, little-known secrets and hands-on experiences to ensure that every journey tells a story.
Other tour operators may drive you by the major sights, but Globus takes you inside the world’s most awe-inspiring places – with special reservations to avoid waiting in long lines. Globus offers over 150 unique vacation itineraries on six continents and more than 74 countries, including tours close to home in the U.S. and Canada – as well as Europe and more exotic destinations, Religious Travel and tours catering for families or first time travellers. For details, pick up the Globus brochures at your local Travel Agent.