Mission Study Trip to Israel-Palestine

“Come and See.”
Mission Study Trip to Israel-Palestine
March 3-16, 2022

Prospect Hill Presbytery  ▪  Des Moines Presbytery  ▪  North Central Iowa Presbytery

Application

This trip is planned to be an educational experience and partnership encounter. In addition to visiting biblical sites, we will meet local Christians and church leaders as well as representatives from the Jewish and Muslim communities to learn about the Israel-Palestine conflict and peacemaking and reconciliation efforts.

Please complete one application form per person. Participants must have a valid passport that expires no sooner that 6 months after the conclusion of the trip (passport expiration date must be after September 2022).

Please be advised that travel requirements are changing rapidly, including pre-travel Covid-19 testing and proof of Covid-19 vaccination. Participants are expected to abide by all travel requirements by the states of Israel and Palestine as well as all international and U.S. travel regulations and airline policies.

COST — The double-occupancy rate for the conference is $2,750. The rate includes 11 nights of lodging, most meals, guides, tips, and on the ground transportation. Airline travel and Israeli exit tax (about $50) are not included. Limited single occupancy is available for an additional charge of $800. Participants are responsible for travel insurance and incidentals.

TRAVEL — Participants are responsible for booking their own airline tickets, but itineraries must be submitted for approval prior to ticketing. Departures from the U.S. should be on Thursday, March 3 to arrive to Tel Aviv (TLV) by the evening of Friday, March 4. Return flights may depart TLV on Tuesday afternoon/evening, March 15 to arrive in the U.S. on Wednesday, March 16.

For more information, contact Amgad Beblawi at [email protected] or 502-592-3223.