Bible Lands

The Bible Lands program is an educational travel experience that is open to learners of all ages. The program includes trips to many biblically-significant sites and historical locations in the Eastern Mediterranean region, including Israel and Palestine. (The 2014-2015 program also includes a visit to Athens and Ancient Corinth in Greece.) The program offers a rich learning experience that will bring context to your understanding of the Scriptures and fill your imagination with visions of the past.


Download the brochure for the 2014-2015 Bible Lands program here.


For more information about the Bible Lands program, including information about costs and how to apply, visit the FAQs or contact the FHU Abroad Office at fhuabroad@fhu.edu.

 

 

Program Itinerary


Monday, December 29 – Depart Nashville for Athens 
(via Chicago and Vienna) 

Tuesday, December 30 – Arrive in Athens; PM tour of Athens (Acropolis, Areopagus, and Agora)
Overnight in Athens

Wednesday, December 31 – Visit Corinth and Mycenae
Overnight in Athens

Thursday, January 1 – Fly to Tel Aviv; visit Old Joppa and Caesarea Maritima; on to Tiberias
Overnight in Tiberias

Friday, January 2 – Mt. of Beatitudes, Yigal Alon Museum, Capernaum, boat ride on Sea of Galilee
Overnight in Tiberias

Saturday, January 3 – Tel Dan, Banias, Mt. Hermon
Overnight in Tiberias

Sunday, January 4 – Cana, Nazareth, Dead Sea, Qumran, Masada, Jordan Valley, Jericho
Overnight in Jerusalem

Monday, January 5 – Old City, Temple Mount, Western Wall, Hezekiah's Tunnel, Garden Tomb
Overnight in Jerusalem

Tuesday, January 6 – Mount of Olives, Gethsemane, Model of Jerusalem, Shrine of the Book
Overnight in Jerusalem

Wednesday, January 7 – Herodium, Bethlehem, Mt. Zion
Overnight in Jerusalem

Thursday, January 8 – Depart Tel Aviv for Nashville (via Vienna and Chicago)