Restoring the Altars
10 Day Prayer Tour
October 24 - November 2, 2023
Visit the ancient altars of the Bible
Gain access to unique sites not open to the public
Pray and worship with the people of Israel in present-day houses of prayer
Rick and Patricia Ridings, Directors
Don Boyd, Project Coordinator
Andrey Gelbet, Israeli Messianic Tour Guide
We're happy to extend this invitation to intercede with us in Israel for God’s work in restoring altars of worship and preparing a generation set apart for HIS purposes and glory!
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What People Are Saying from our Ministry Internship Tour
Welcome dinner with Rick & Patricia Ridings / The ancient city of David and Gihon spring excavations (site of the newly discovered Melchizedek altar) / Joshua’s altar at Mt. Ebal and the Gilgal memorial / Original Jordan valley baptism site near Jericho / Visit to the Temple Mount / Teaching times led by local staff and ministry leaders / The governmental worship watch in Succat Hallel / Kyriat Yearim - site of the Ark of the Covenant / First temple period Shiloh – site of the Tabernacle / Abram’s altar at Bethel / Qumran (discovery site of the Dead Sea Scrolls) / The Dead Sea / Boat ride on the Sea of Galilee / Visit to other Houses of Prayer in Tel Aviv, Nazareth, Carmel, and Israel’s oldest Kibbutz
Included in the land package:
- 8 nights in hotel accommodations with breakfast and dinner provided
- Escorted transfer to and from Ben Gurion airport in Tel Aviv upon arrival and departure
- 8 days touring accompanied by English speaking Israeli Messianic guide and worship events hosted by Succat Hallel
- Entrance fees as per itinerary plus a free 2-week pass to Israeli national parks for those wishing to extend their visit
- One St Peter’s fish lunch in the Galilee
- Tips and gratuities for the guide, driver, and hotel staff
- SIM card for unlimited mobile data
Terms & Conditions
A deposit of $329 per participant is required to complete registration. This is not an additional cost, but is included as part of the overall tour price. The deposit is non-refundable. Information on how to making the deposit will be sent by email after completing the online form.
The remaining balance is due in two equal payments, the first by May 17th and the second by July 17th.
Not included in the land package price:
• Lunches not mentioned in itinerary
• Other expenses not mentioned
For cancellations 91 days prior to the departure date, all payments will be refunded (minus the $329 initial deposit per person). For cancellations 60-90 days prior to departure date – all payments will be refunded, minus $1,625. In the case of cancellation less than 59 days prior to arrival – no refund.
All cancellation requests should be sent by email to email@example.com
Our hotels: UPDATE - Our first night on the 25th will be at the Dan Panorama Hotel in Tel Aviv on Mediterranean coast. Afterwards, Leonardo Hotel (2 nights in Tiberias on the Sea of Galilee), and Prima Royal (5 nights in Jerusalem near Succat Hallel)
Tuesday Oct. 24: Travel Day and overnight flight for those coming from the far East or West
Wednesday Oct. 25: Arrival in Israel (recommended between 8:00am and 12:00noon), Prayer Tower in Tel Aviv, Welcome Dinner with Rick & Patricia Ridings, Overnight in Tel Aviv
Thursday Oct. 26: Various Houses of Prayer in Carmel, Elijah’s Altar, Nazareth Village, House of Prayer and Exploits (HOPE) – Nazareth, Overnight in Tiberias
Friday Oct. 27: Galilee Sites, Boat ride on the Sea of Galilee, Lunch provided with option of St. Peter’s Fish, Vertical House of Prayer in Kibbutz, Shabbat evening dinner, Overnight in Tiberias
Saturday Oct. 28: Joshua’s Altar at Mt. Ebal, Gilgal Memorial, Original Jordan Valley Baptism Site near Jericho, Overnight in Jerusalem
Sunday Oct. 29: The ancient City of David and Gihon Spring excavations (site of the newly discovered Melchizedek Altar), Southern Wall excavations, Western Wall Tunnel Tour, Evening Worship and Teaching at Succat Hallel, Overnight in Jerusalem
Monday Oct. 30: Temple Mount, Governmental Intercession Watch, Ein Kerem, Evening Worship and Teaching at Succat Hallel, Overnight in Jerusalem
Tuesday Oct. 31: First temple period Shiloh – site of the Tabernacle, Abram’s altar at Bethel, Kyriat Yearim site of the Ark of the Covenant, Overnight in Jerusalem
Wednesday Nov. 1: Qumran (discovery site of the Dead Sea Scrolls), the Dead Sea, Chalcolitoc Temple, Ein Gedi, Farwell Dinner with staff of Succat Hallel, Overnight in Jerusalem
Thursday Nov. 2: Hotel check out by 11:30am, Free Airport Transfer for Return Flights Home
· Participants should book flights to Tel Aviv (TLV)
· The recommended time of arrival is between 08:00am and 12:00noon on October 25 – we will be there to greet you upon arrival!
· Those arriving later in the day will be transported directly to the hotel in Tel Aviv
· Return flights should be booked to depart from Tel Aviv on November 2 - except for those wishing to stay longer at their own expense
· Hotel check-out on November 2 is 11:00am
Participants are responsible to verify if any visa or travel restrictions apply. Travelers from many countries, including the USA, EU, Korea, Singapore, and many others, are exempt from applying for an entry visas to Israel. For more information, please consult the Israeli government website https://www.gov.il/en/departments/publications/reports/tourist-visa-table
Note: Although we do not require passport information to secure reservations at the time of registration, entrance to Israel requires passports to be valid for at least 6 months upon arriving in Israel. Each participant should make sure to have an up-to-day passport by July 17th when the final tour payment is due.
About our Tour Provider
Jerusalem Eternal Tours (JET) is responsible for hotel bookings and other tour related tour needs, including the collection of payments due in two installments by May 17th and July 17th (for those who prefer to pay by bank wire transfer).