Turkey & Greece - Exploring 7 Church of Revelation
Instruction for Israel Travel
Zion Holy Land Tours, India
Climate and Clothing
On this tour you travel in varying climates.
So to resist the cold weather, especially in Israel and Amman, carry winter clothes - sweater, shawl, monkey cap, etc.
Cap (CAP WILL BE GIVEN WHEN WE ENTER ISRAEL)
Bring cold creams, Moisture creams and Lip Guard
Comfortable shoes / sandals with firm grip is recommended.
At the Dead Sea, carry a bath towel and your swimming trunk / shorts / nighty / chudithar.
Temperature in Jerusalem – Nov Max 23 deg Min 11 deg mostly no rain.
The baggage allowed is only 20 Kg for the check in + 7 kg to carry in hand.
Liquids, creams, paste, iron equipments etc. are not allowed in the hand baggage.
You can carry your documents, a set of clothes, camera etc. in your hand baggage.
Kindly don’t include any valuables in your baggage.
Pickles and snacks can be carried in the check in baggage.
Diabetic persons are advised to bring / buy safe sugar free snacks and beverages.
Carry 1 or 2 bottles of mineral water, while on tour.
Snacks can be carried during the journey.
Please do not carry fruits, vegetables or meat items.
Currency and Personal Expenses~
Foreign Exchange for Personal Expense: Minimum 300 USD per person.
Telephone calls can be made from the hotel room for which you shall pay the bills.
We advice you to hold foreign exchange with bills.
Exchange rate: 1USD = 3.75 Shekel
Everybody to hold only USD no other currencies can be exchanged there.
No wayside shopping please. Separate time will be given in exclusive shopping zones.
Shop for holy artifacts in Bethlehem and in Cana for the renowned Cana Wine.
You can also do shopping at select duty free shops.
Punctuality should be strictly maintained. In the morning please assemble 10 minutes before the scheduled time. Also do report after each site visit, on time.
Carry the hotel card with you and also the telephone number of the local guide.
Listen to the explanation given in all important spots by our tour leaders and then clear your doubts if any.
Carry a Bible, devotional song book, prayer book etc.
Bring souvenirs to carry along the blessings from the holy spots.
Never forget to take with you an Universal Electronic Adapter to charge your mobiles, digital cameras etc. because the nature of electronic plugs varies across countries.
ISRAEL POWER ADAPTER / UNIVERSAL POWER ADAPTER
Always look for the Chief Coordinator, and the local guide, and obey their instructions, as they are the ‘reliable shepherds’ of our tour program and their knowledge and experience will help you and each and every member in the team to make a peaceful, easy and memorable pilgrimage.
Insurance and Medical Your routine medicines for personal ailments, for at least 15 days, should be carried with you. A first aid kit is also essential.