Israel Adventure Study Tour - Summer 2015

Travel to Israel and Earn Course Credit

with Dr. & Mrs. Randall Price

June 9-21, 2015

Optional JORDAN Tour

ISRAEL TOUR - BIBL 434 (June 9-21, 2015): Be a part of this specialized and extensive tour throughout the Land of Israel. Study the history, archeology, geography, religion and culture of ancient and modern Israel. This thirteen-day course will take you to the land of the Bible, and includes many biblical sites in Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Coastal Plain, Galilee, Caesarea, Megido, Nazareth, Tiberias, Golan Heights, Jordan Valley, Judean Dessert, Beth-Shean, Jericho, the Dead Sea, Masada, and Qumran.

JORDAN Extension (June 21-25, 2015): On this 5 day extension tour, we will visit Jerash, The Dead Sea Scroll Exhibit, Acropolis, Mount Nebo, Machaerus, Sodom, Petra, then Eilat and the Red Sea in Israel.

Trip Details

  • Israel Tour Regular Price: $4,699* (June 9-21, 2015)
  • Discounted price is available for students who are enrolled in the Jewish Studies minor or concentration, please email with your name and student ID for details!
  • Jordan Extension (in addition to the Israel Tour): $1,356*
    (June 21-25, 2015)
  • Total price includes United airfare from Newark Liberty, 4 and 5 star Hotels with half board (Breakfast and Dinner), and all Guide/Bus/Tips cost. Price given is cash price (payment by check). Credit Card can be accepted but with 3 percent upcharge.
  • Please note that our Israel/Jordan tour has a very full schedule and sometime involves strenuous walking so be aware of these conditions and your physical capabilities.

Earn Course Credit**

You will be able to apply the course credit toward anyone of the courses below as long as they can be a part of your Degree Completion Plan (DCP). Download the BIBL 434 course syllabus

BIBL 104 - Survey of Biblical Literature
BIBL 105 - Old Testament Survey
BIBL 110 - New Testament Survey
BIBL 434 - General Studies in Israel
BIBL 471 - Biblical Archaeology
BIBL 473 - Old Testament Backgrounds
BIBL 472 - New Testament Backgrounds
BIBL 330 - Life of Christ

*The tuition fees for three credit hours are in ADDITION to the cost of the tour.
**Participants may only enroll in one of the above listed three-credit-hour courses.

You will need to register for BIBL 434 on ASIST. If you are interested in course substitution, it has to be for a required course in your DCP and one of the courses listed above. Once you are registered for BIBL 434, let us know the course you would like to substitute and we will take care of it. Email this information to Ayelet Evans:


  • Register and secure your space for the tour/s by MARCH 15 (Fuel surcharges are possible to increase the longer you wait.)
  • Download and submit the Israel Tour Brochure and Registration form (submission instructions are on the form). Please make sure to indicate if you are a Liberty University student upon registration (even if you are not taking the tour for course credit).

$500/person registration fee (Fifteen Hundred after January 30) required with application to hold registration.

Payment Schedule with World of the Bible Tours

  • Initial deposit: $500 (paid upon registration)
  • Second payment of $1,200 is due as soon as possible, but no later than March 15, 2015.
  • Final balance is due by April 1, 2015

Payment by credit card for any installment requires a 3% up charge to cover processing fees.
(See the registration forms above to complete your payments by mail or by phone.

Student Information

Any Liberty University Student who has completed his/her tour registration with World of the Bible Tours (for course credit or not), must also complete & submit the following documents.

Participant Information Form

Students are required to complete the Participant Information Form . Make sure to include: A color copy of your passport (picture page only), a copy of your travel and health insurance cards and your chosen course (if taking the tour for course credit.)

Course Credit

In your final submission email, please remember to indicate the course you would like the credit to apply toward (or if you are not taking it for credit.) See the available course list above.

Travel & Medical Insurance

This is a required policy that all (student) participants must purchase through the Liberty University's Study Abroad Office. The cost of the insurance is $1.34 per day for LU participants (Class 1: student, faculty, staff, or employee) or $4.30 for non-LU participants (Class 2: alumni, student relative, faculty member spouse, etc.). The below excel document must be completed by each participant and submitted to the Study Abroad Office (

Payments for the Travel and Medical Insurance can be made through Student Tours Payment Portal.

Once you have obtained your travel/health insurance, please include a copy of your insurance cards/confirmation with your submission of the "Participant Information Form" to

Assumption of Risk

Each trip participant must read and sign the University's international Assumption of Risk form.

Document Submission

Submit all required documents to

  • Registration for COURSE CREDIT will be submitted manually by the Center for Judaic Studies office for the course/s you are taking the tour/s for. This submission will be done as soon as all paperwork has been received and Summer registration is open. Once registered, you will need to complete financial check-in through ASIST like you would for any other course with Liberty University (this is on top of the tour fees).

Please note: Students, registering for course credit, must register with both Liberty University AND World of the Bible Tours!

Financial Aid/Student Loans can only apply toward the course credit, but not toward the cost of the tour, which is paid separately to "World of the Bible Tours."

Emergency Information

Incident Report

If during your trip you have any type of incident (medical, loss of luggage, disciplinary issues, or any other), please complete an Incident Report with as much detailed information as you can provide. As updates occur with the incident, we ask that you update us through the below link as well. Our office will be in contact with the leader concerning the incident as they occur. Additionally, some incidents will require immediate attention so we ask that you call the number provided on the below link once an emergency occurs.

Emergency Phone Number

If at any time during your travel with Liberty University you have an emergency, please call the Study Abroad Emergency Phone number immediately. It can be reached during any time of the day at (434) 592-4970. If the office does not pick up, please leave a voicemail with a call back number and you'll be contacted back momentarily.


Registration & Payments Questions

For tour registration & payments questions, contact Mr. Ken Stanford at "World of the Bible Tours":
Phone: (512) 396-3799 or (512) 557-3140

General & Course Credit Questions

For general & course credit questions, contact Mrs. Ayelet Evans at the Center for Judaic Studies:
Phone: (434) 592-3249

We look forward to exploring Israel with you!


Here is some of what people say about our trip:

Change Your Life in Two Weeks! A word from Dr. Randall Price

“We both have the utmost respect for Dr. Price and cannot say enough about his tours. They are professional, educational, informative, and the best planned itinerary we have ever had.”
- Bob & Beverly C., Sevierville, TN -

“There is the dimension of fellowship and enrichment that cannot be described, only experienced by joining you.”
- Arlin and Lois  P., Fullerton,California -

"The experience was wonderful. I have been to Israel 3 other times with other tour groups and this by far was the best tour! Randall and Beverlee were wonderful! Thank you both for making us feel welcomed and special."
- Jim and Kathy J. , Litella, GA -

“This was our fifth trip to Israel and it was the best!”
- Owen and Betty H., Aiken SC -

"The trip was a trip of a lifetime... far more than I had hoped for!”
- Danny M., Houston, TX -

- Charlotte B., Spring, TX -

"It was a wonderful experience from beginning to end. Randall was an excellent teacher, but he was also a humble servant who looked out for us and took really great care to meet all our needs. Amazing, life changing trip!"
- Andy and Anne W., Sugarland, TX -