MPP@50 Tour of Israel and Jordan: July 2-15, 2018

Join the Madaba Plains Project and the Berrien County Historical Association for a journey of a lifetime. Renown archaeologists Dr. Larry Herr and Dr. Larry Geraty, invite you to accompany them as they return to Israel and Jordan. Visit Nazareth, the boyhood home of Jesus. Sail the waters of the Sea of Galilee in a replica of a “Jesus Wooden Boat”. Walk the streets of Old Jerusalem. Discover the fortress at Masada. Explore Jerash, the well-preserved Roman ruins in Jordan. See the three Madaba Plains archaeology sites and celebrate 50 years of partnership between Andrews University and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Tour Madaba, the city of mosaics. Be amazed as you walk through Petra – the famous city of stone.

To save your spot or for more information contact Kelsey Curnutt at 269-471-1202 or

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 July 2 Depart from O’Hare airport, Chicago
 July 3 Arrive in Tel Aviv, Israel, Jerusalem
 July 4 Mt. Olives, Old City of Jerusalem, Mt. Zion
 July 5 Bethlehem, New City of Jerusalem
 July 6 Masada, Qumran, Dead Sea
 July 7 Jerusalem, Gezer National Park, Caesarea, Megiddo
 July 8 Sea of Galilee, Capernaum, Nazareth
 July 9 Cross border into Jordan, Umm Qais, Ajloun, Jerash
 July 10 American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR), Amman, Wild Jordan, Jordan National Museum
 July 11 Jalul, Umayri, Hisban (50th Celebration)
 July 12 Mt. Nebo, Bethany, Madaba
 July 13 Wadi Rum, Little Petra
July 14 Petra
July 15 Fly out of Queen Alia International Airport, Amman

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