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Holy Lands Study Abroad Trip- Turkey

ACTS 3017D: Holy Lands of the Bible


Study Tour in Turkey and Patmos, continuing to follow the footsteps of St. Paul the Apostle and exploring the 7 cities of the Book of Revelation, July 14(Arrival Day)-July 28, 2019 with H.G. Bishop Kyrillos and the Very Rev. Fr. Daniel Sous. This course is offered as a STUDY TOUR in Turkey and offers an in-depth biblical and archeological study to follow in the footsteps of St. Paul's journeys in Turkey and the Seven Churches of Asia Minor. It includes the religious sites and places such as Tarsus, Antioch, Iconium, Laodicea, Hierapolis, Ephesus, Patmos, Smyrna, Thyatira, Sardis and Nicea. A must-see pilgrimage for all the Christians. it also includes a special excursion to Patmos, where St. John received divine Revelation.

This course is an intensive two-week course that is intellectually and physically challenging. This course will be limited to a small number of students. Because of the high demand, priority will be given to students based on the number of units they have completed in ACTS, on a first-come-first-serve basis. All students should have US passports. We have reserved space for 22 students, costs below are based on the space reserved, after the initial 22 spaces are booked prices are subject to change. Costs are outlined below.


Single Price: (1 person in a room)

Early Registration (Ends April 1st): $3150

Late Registration (April 2nd - June 15th): $3400

Double Price (2 people in a room)

Early Registration (Ends April 1st): $2650

Late Registration (April 2nd - June 15th): $2900

Please note, these prices do NOT include airline tickets. Students are asked to arrive in Istanbul on Sunday, July 14th, so they are ready for first day of the tour early on the Monday July 15th.

Payment schedule:

1st Payment (Deposit): Due Immediately: $650

2nd Payment: Due March 31st: 50% of Remaining Balance

Final Payment: Due April 30th: Remaining Balance

You have the option to pay all at once or make the payment schedule noted above, if you book after  April 30th payment will be due immediately in full.


Space is limited, please complete the form below to sign up for this wonderful experience

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