Looking for the best Christian cruise? Want to tour Israel with a church group? Interested in a Christian concert cruise or family church cruise? If you're ready to get your praise on at sea - or on dry land, you'll find plenty of cruises and tours below. But, how can you plan for 2021 when coronavirus cases are still high in some areas?
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Traveling during or after coronavirus? Wondering, will my trip be canceled because of Covid-19?
Here are a few tips:
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Now that you've decided you're ready to go away and you have travel insurance, here are a few trips to explore.
The best Christian cruises and religious tours include:
Scroll down for details on each trip (and tell the kids to go pack already!).
Set sail with MercyMe in 2021 for a Caribbean cruise at sea with Christ. It will be "All aboard!" Holland America's Nieuw Amsterdam as you join Bart, Barry, Michael, Nathan and Robby for exotic ports that include Key West, the Dominican Republic, Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos and Half Moon Cay.
This super popular cruise is already sold out but standby bookings are available. Join the all-star lineup as they visit ports of call that include Nassau and Haiti.
Musicians and performers include: Steven Curtis Chapman, Casting Crowns, Crowder, Big Daddy Weave, Zach Williams, Cory Asbury, Nicole C. Mullen, Building 429, We are Messengers, Kari Jobe, Cody Carnes, I Am They, We the Kingdom, Austin French and 321 Improv.
Join the Kingdom Heirs for a blessed time in the Lord on the high seas. Departing Port Canaveral, kids sail free on this Brilliance of the Seas trip which includes ports Nassau and Coco Cay. With an all-star music line-up, performers include over 75 concerts from more than 25 gospel music artists. Note: bars and the casino are closed for this trip. Artists include Primitive Quartet, Kingdom Heirs, Mark Trammell Quartet, The Browders and more! Click here for more details.
Help! I'm Married...Adult only conference due to subject matter – childcare not provided
From the RC website: Join Pastors Ron and Hope Carpenter at the 2021 Marriage Conference in Monterey, California February 4-6 at the beautiful Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa on the Historic Del Monte Golf Course.
What a magnificent area of the country to sneak away for a romantic weekend to enrich your marriage, gain a greater understanding of your spouse, and interact with other couples from all over the country as you learn keys to having a lasting marriage – it really IS possible! Click here for more information.
For an intimate time with the Lord to renew and/or strengthen your marriage vows, sign up for the Love Like You Mean It Marriage Cruise. It's their 10th Anniversary and you don't want to miss it. Sailing from San Juan, Puerto Rico, ports include Aruba, St. Maarten, Bonaire and Curacao.
Performers include an all-star line up: Jason Crabb, The Afters, Zak Mirzadeh and more! Click here for details.
Get ready for an amazing time of fellowship and tours with Dr. Jeffress and his staff. Land in Israel and view the Central Coast and Jezreel Valley. See Mount Carmel and the Sea of Galilee. Glimpse the Lower Jordan River Valley before venturing to Jerusalem and the Old City. With the last stops including the Dead Sea and the Judean Wilderness, it's a blessed time in the Lord you don't want to miss. Click here for more details and booking information.
This is an exciting and new event. Check the link for more details as they become available. It's a trip to the Holy Land you don't want to miss!
This Christian cruise is from the site, All Christian Cruises. Sail aboard Royal Caribbean's Allure of the Seas and visit private islands Labadee and Perfect Day at Coco Cay. With picturesque beaches and lush lagoons, it's a great way to relax and fellowship with other believers.
A highlight to this trip is Perfect Day at Coco Cay. There you can take the free shuttles from the boat to various stops around the island. Take a zip-line ride, play basketball on the small court location or get in line for yummy barbecue. You'll also find an area where you can ride a jet ski or swim with the skates.
Depending on the side of the beach where you setup, you might see the skates further out in the water so bring your snorkel equipment. This is a fun time at sea that you don't want to miss and private overwater cabanas can help you cool down.
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From the Sea of Galilee to Jerusalem, the most significant sites in the Bible can be viewed up close. Pastor Jentezen Franklin and his wife Cherise invite you to take a tour of Israel with them in November. Experience significant sites of the Holy Land on this guided tour. Check the website for more information and registration details.
What’s better than a getaway with your girlfriends, where you can enjoy a little respite from the busyness of your day-to-day life of kids, bosses, husbands, family, bills, and this Bay Area traffic (Or Atlanta’s… or wherever you live)!
Join Pastor Hope Carpenter and friends as we visit the beautiful all-inclusive beachfront resort, Live Aqua, in Cancun. You’ll have plenty of time to hang out with your girlfriends relaxing around the pool, indulge in a massage and even get in some intimate teaching time with Pastor Hope and Pastor Kelley Steele!
You will return home refreshed, refocused, and filled with beautiful memories!
For a memorable time touring the Holy Land, join Pastor I.V. Hilliard and his family in Israel. The details of this tour will be available soon. Check the link for updates. Click here for booking information.
Join Christian recording artist Jeremy Camp and his family as they set sail from Seattle onboard Holland America's Eurodam. Ports of call include Juneau, Alaska, Glacier Bay, Icy Strait Point, Sitka, Ketchikan and Victoria, British Columbia. With evenings filled with heartfelt worship, Bible study and praise, this is a special time in the Lord.
And, of course, don't forget your camera and/or camcorder. There might be the occasional whale sighting or a random moose or bear crossing. Absorb the scenic backdrop and you might catch an eagle diving for fish or see a glacier up close. What a wonderful way to spend time with Father God! Click here for trip details.
For a wonderful time in Maui, join Michael W. Smith and guests like Matt Maher at the Grand Wailea Hotel. From devotions and concerts to excursions and luaus, it's a great way to worship with the Lord and fellow Christian travelers. Check here for more details.
Get excited about this blessed time in the Lord as you set sail onboard Holland America's Nieuw Amsterdam. You'll leave from Fort Lauderdale and visit Grand Turk, Turks and Caicos, San Juan, Puerto Rico, St. Thomas and Half Moon Cay.
With an all-star Christian and gospel celebrity line-up, there are plenty of programs and powerful nights of worship at sea. Guests include Get ready to tap your feet and lift your voice as you listen to beloved artists including the Booth Brothers, TaRanda Greene, Greater Vision, Legacy Five,Triumphant, Gordon Mote, Geron Davis & Kindred Souls and Charles Billingsley! Click here for more information.