Travel to Israel and Jordan 2022
Sunday, May 15, 2022 - Monday, June 20, 2022
Denver Seminary's "The Historical Geography of the Bible" trip to Israel & Jordan
May 15 - June 5, 2022 (3-week Israel only); May 16 - June 20, 2020 (Israel & 2-week Jordan)
Explore the land of the Bible with Dr. Hélène Dallaire & Professor Elodie Emig
About the Trip
What You Will Learn
This intensive 3-week course in Israel and optional 2-week course in Jordan will introduce you to the geography, history, topography, geology, and archaeology of Israel and Jordan (optional). Field trips to biblical sites take place throughout the land and are supplemented with lectures, map study, excursions and special speakers (e.g., archaeologists, scholars).
What You Will Do
You will walk the streets of Old Testament, New Testament and the modern city of Jerusalem to understand ancient and modern events, cultures and religions. You will explore archaeological sites, see places where Old Testament prophets, first century disciples and Jesus lived and ministered. You will hike canyons, climb hills, and go down into valleys where biblical events took place. You will learn how biblical writers were influenced by the land of the Bible. You will swim in the Mediterranean Sea, Dead Sea and the Sea of Galilee. And you will meet fascinating people who live in the land. (Full itineraries available upon request)
What You Will See
In Israel (3-weeks): Old and New Jerusalem, Western Wall, Temple Mount, Mount of Olives, Herodium, Bethlehem, Jericho, Gezer, Lachish, Ashkelon, Beth Shemesh, Arad, Masada, Qumran, EinGedi, Dead Sea, Nazareth, Caesarea, Megiddo, Hazor, Dan, Golan Heights, Capernaum, Sea of Galilee, etc.
In Jordan (optional 2-weeks): Petra, donkey ride up to Petra temple, the city of Amman, Madaba, Mt Nebo, Jabbok River, Jerash, take a jeep ride in Wadi Ram, have a meal in Bedouin tent, visit Aqaba at the Red Sea, etc.
For additional information, contact Dr. Hélène Dallaire.
- Where: Israel, with optional extension in Jordan.
- When: May 15 - June 5, 2022, with extension option in Jordan May 16 - June 20, 2020
- Estimated Fee: TBD
For questions or additional information, please email Dr. Dallaire or call 303.762.6916.