Travel and Costs 2022 (updates for 2023 coming soon)



Volunteer costs for 2022 are:

$3,335 (double or triple room in Nazareth and Jerusalem)

$4,250 (single room)

Costs include four weeks of room and full board at the Galilee Hotel in Nazareth, three nights bed and breakfast in Jerusalem, in-country transportation, three weekend trips, admission into national parks, additional insurance required by the Israeli government (does not include medical insurance), and other incidental costs. Non-Israeli participants might have to pay–separately and in addition to fees paid to Mary’s Well–for COVID and blood serology tests when they land in Israel.

Not covered: flights.

The Israeli Ministry of Health posts its requirements for foreign national entering the country at The Israeli government no longer requires visitors to be vaccinated, but all tourists must have a health insurance policy with coverage for the treatment of COVID-19, all must receive a negative PCR test 72 hours before boarding their flight to Israel, and upon entering the country all must receive another negative PCR test. Participants are encouraged to purchase insurance coverage that includes major medical expenses, hospitalization, medical evacuation, and trip interruption. Participants should confirm that Israel and any other travel destinations are covered in their chosen insurance and should bring any policy information and international contact number with them during their travel.

Your complete application is due March 31, 2022. Payment of fees in full is due to Mary’s Well Tours April 15, 2022. In the event of a refund, Mary’s Well will charge 4% to cover credit card fees and bank transfers.

Travel Arrangements

To make travel arrangements, contact Mary’s Well Tours. If you arrange your own flight and wish to drive with the group from the airport to the hotel, be at Ben Gurion Airport when the group’s flight arrives.

Mary’s Well Tours:

+011-972-4-656-5841 (if calling from the United States)

+011-972-50-586-9502 (Mr. Soubhi Hamed’s mobile phone number if calling from the United States)