Life-Changing Holy Land & Mediterranean Cruise

Code: with John Lund, Ph.D.
Nov 11, 2019 - Nov 23, 2019

What an opportunity — see the Holy Land from the convenience of your cruise ship with top guides and wonderful LDS educators — Israel, Greece, and Italy!

Sail with John Lund as he entertains and inspires us with his incredible lectures on sea days. Learn about the travels and teachings of the apostle Paul and other gospel topics with inspiring thoughts and insights. Experience history, culture, and civilization at every turn on this extraordinary itinerary. Join Cruise Lady on her optional tours.

Explore the 12th century Cathedral and the Piazza del Duomo in Sicily. Journey to Jerusalem and visit the Garden of Gethsemane, the Garden Tomb, and much more. Haifa offers Mt. of Beatitudes, Capernaum, and Beit She’an. Explore the highlights of Limassol, the second largest city on the Island, and its medieval castle, a former crusader stronghold. In the Old Town of Rhodes see 2,400 years of ancient statues, marble crests, fountains, the Street of the Knights, the Palace and so much more. Visit the incredible archaeological site of Ephesus—the crown jewel of the Seven Churches of Revelation. Ponder the teachings of the Apostles Peter and Paul in Corinth and marvel at the Acropolis in Athens. Take in the beauty of the Amalfi Coast and see Mount Vesuvius and the ruins of Pompeii from Naples. Savor onboard evening shows, endless gourmet delights, and private lectures with John Lund. Join Cruise Lady and our adventurous LDS group as we create memories to last a lifetime!

2-night pre-cruise tour of Rome available! Arrive a day early (Nov. 9) or stay an additional night (Nov. 23) and attend the Rome Temple on your own!

SHIP INFORMATION: Royal Caribbean Jewel of the Seas

Jewel of the Seas delivers some of the world’s most sparkling destinations. Whether you’re thirsting for the marvels of Mediterranean A-listers. Or craving the vibrant cultures and stunning beaches of the ABC Islands in the southern Caribbean. Recently revitalized and loaded with on board attractions, Jewel of the Seas offers countless ways to spend your days between ports, or after a thrilling day onshore. Catch a dive-in movie on the poolside screen. Scale the Rock Climbing Wall. Savor dry-aged steaks at Chops Grill. Redefining the cruising experience one room at a time. Our staterooms are an alluring escape from the non-stop action our cruise ships are known for. From our spectacular views to our deluxe amenities, a stay with us is like nothing at sea.

HEADLINERS: John Lund, Ph.D.

Dr John L Lund has been introduced as the “Doctor of Communication” on TV in Oklahoma City and in Salt Lake City. He is the author of How to Hug A Porcupine: Dealing with Toxic and Difficult to Love Personalities, The Art of Giving and Receiving Criticism, Avoiding Emotional Divorce, Conflict Negotiation: Communication Skills Every Relationship Needs and a number of CD’s on relationships. His newest book is titled Take Your Love to Your Loved Ones and Your Frustrations to the Lord. He has served for more than thirty years as an (ADRP) Alternative Dispute Resolution Provider for the 3rd and 5th District Courts in Utah and was a registered counselor in Washington and Idaho. For eleven years he served on the Utah Governor’s Commission on Marriage as well as taught for thirty years for the BYU Education Week program and the Know Your Religion Series.

He often says he has a split personality since he has extensive experience and recognition in two fields: Marriage and Family Relationships and as a scholar of the scriptures, especially the Book of Mormon. He is the author of Mesoamerica and the Book of Mormon: Is This the Place?, and Joseph Smith and the Geography of the Book of Mormon.

He is a retired Institute Teacher and has served in various Church callings including twice as a bishop and as a member of a stake presidency.  Dr. Lund has lectured in more than 57 different countries and continues to be an avid student of history. He and his wife, Bonnie, are the parents of eight children and grandparents of 23 grandchildren.

All Rates are per person based on double occupancy. 3rd and 4th persons in same cabin travel at reduced rates. Organize 8 cabins and earn $1,526 towards your cabin!

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Taxes & Govt. Fees$168
Reservation Fee$40

Terms and Conditions: Advertised rates INCLUDE port charges but DO NOT INCLUDE shore excursions, airfare, or gratuities. We will be happy to book your air if you would like–air is available at all major gateways. A $900 deposit, per stateroom, plus the $40 per person non-refundable reservation fee (1st & 2nd) is required to confirm your booking. Your deposit is refundable until August 6, 2019 when final payment is due. Space can be recalled as early as six months before the sail date so BOOK EARLY!

However, if you are unable to confirm your travel plans before space is recalled or even after final payment, PLEASE CALL for availability and pricing.

***Reservation fees are per person.

Passports: Passports are required for this sailing.

Cruise Lady Activities: If you would like to participate in Cruise Lady excursions or classes, you must book through Cruise Lady.

Day Port Arrive Depart Excursion/Activity
Mon Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy 5:00 pm
Tue Sicily (Messina), Italy 11:00 am 7:00 pm Tour
Wed At Sea Lectures at Sea
Thu At Sea Lectures at Sea
Fri Jerusalem (Ashdod), Israel 6:00 am 8:00 pm Tour
Sat Haifa, Israel 7:00 am 10:00 pm Tour
Sun Limassol, Cyprus 10:00 am 5:00 pm Tour
Mon Rhodes, Greece 9:00 am 5:00 pm Tour
Tue Ephesus (Kusadasi), Turkey 7:00 am 5:00 pm Tour
Wed Athens (Piraeus), Greece 7:00 am 5:00 pm Tour
Thu At Sea Lectures at Sea
Fri Naples, Italy 8:00 am 7:00 pm Tour
Sat Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy 5:00 am

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