Thank You for Your Interest in the 2016 Compass Biblelands Cruise!

Biblelands Cruise of a Lifetime!
Pricing & Registration Information


Join Josh, Dan, Mike, Bill, and their Friends for an
18-day Unforgettable Trip of a Lifetime!

The land of the Bible. You've read about it, now it's time to see it with your own eyes! And once you do, you'll simply never be the same. Come with us and see your Bible come alive in the experience of a lifetime.

With Compass, we don't send you to the Holyland, we take you! Over 20 years of escorting groups through the magnificent Biblelands has given us in-depth knowledge and experience — critical in choosing the very best destinations, accommodations, schedules and guides to make your trip of a lifetime to God's special place on earth the best it can be.

So it's 18 days, 5 countries and a lifetime of wonderful memories — pray about joining us for this incredible trip!

Watch the great 3-Minute Summary Video below
then click the following links to learn about...

Cruise Hosts & At-Sea Speakers:

Josh & Dottie McDowell
God has used Josh as a Christian apologist, writer and speaker for over 50 years. He has published over 100 books, including Evidence That Demands a Verdict and More Than a Carpenter, and speaks hundreds of times each year around the world on a variety of topics of topics of interest to Christian.

Dan & Kathryn Pinkerton
Dan founded Pinkerton Retirement Specialists in 1987 and has grown it to manage over half a billion dollars for his clients. He's ranked in the top 1% of financial advisors by Barron's Magazine — describing his work as "Extraordinary!" He has also co-authored two books on investments.

Mike & Jane Gendron
Mike, author and popular Bible conference speaker, is the director and founder of Proclaiming the Gospel Ministries based in Dallas, TX. In 1988 Mike left a successful business career to begin his ministry. Since then he has set himself apart with his clear, concise, and inspiring messages.

Bill & Susie Perkins
Bill and Susie founded Compass in 1993 and in addition to holding over 60 Steeling the Mind Bible conferences around the world, they have taken more than 50 groups to Israel and the holyland over the last 20+ years. They’ve authored four books and work together on Good Morning Lord email Bible studies that are read by over 25K people daily, as well as Compass Communique to more than 80K addresses, and Compass eNews articles to 20K addresses.

Pricing & Options:

October 15th — November 1st

Biblelands Cruise - $5,295.00


  • 14-Day Cruise on Celebrity's Silhouette
  • Deluxe Private Balcony
  • Roundtrip Airfare from NYC
  • Two Nights in Rome
  • Two Private Rome Tours (Colosseum, Vatican)
  • Shipboard Meals & Entertainment
  • All Group Airport and Ship Transfers
  • Compass Group Credentials for At-Sea Sessions (Josh, Dan, Mike, And Bill)
  • Three Private Tours, Site Entrance Fees, and Lunches In Israel
  • Not Included: Tips, Taxes, and Port Charges.

October 11th — 16th

Taste of Italy — $1,695.00


  • Two Nights in Venice, on the Island, with Walking Tour
  • Train Ride to Florence with Walking Tour & Transfers
  • Train Ride to Pisa with Walking Tour
  • Two Nights in Florence with Walking Tour
  • Entrance Fees to Michaelangelo's David
  • Not Included: Tips, Lunches, and Dinners


Optional Upgrades

Choices Include:

  • Jerusalem Overnight $195 Per Person Double Occupancy Includes: Hotel, Awesome Dinner, Breakfast & Transfers (see brochure page 3 for details).
  • Single Room (No Roommate): Cruise w/Balcony Stateroom and Single Room in Rome + $2800 — Taste of Italy Option + $850
  • Trip Insurance (Recommended): We'll mail you a quote & coverage for you to approve. You're billed only when you accept.

Trip Itinerary:

Cruise Itinerary:

  • 15-Oct: Depart NYC
  • 16-Oct: Arrive Rome, Italy, overnight Rome
  • 17-Oct: AM: Ancient Rome tour, PM: Board ship
  • 18-Oct: Naples and Pompeii, Italy
  • 19-Oct: Free day at-sea, optional lectures
  • 20-Oct: Free day at-sea, optional lectures
  • 21-Oct: Jerusalem (see itinerary at right)
  • 22-Oct: Jerusalem (see itinerary at right)
  • 23-Oct: Galilee (see itinerary at right)
  • 24-Oct: Free day at-sea, optional lectures
  • 25-Oct: Ephesus, Turkey — Best site in all of Med!
  • 26-Oct: Mykonos, Greece
  • 27-Oct: Greece: Athens/Acropolis, Corinth/Bema
  • 28-Oct: Free day at-sea, optional lectures
  • 29-Oct: Malta, where Paul shipwrecked!
  • 30-Oct: Free day at-sea, optional lectures
  • 31-Oct: Arrive Rome, Vatican tour, overnight in Rome
  • 1-Nov: Travel home

Israel Itinerary:
(Included in Cruise Package) 

  • Wednesday, Oct 21 - Jerusalem: Wailing Wall, Southern Steps, Jewish Quarter, Broad Wall, Christian Quarter, Bethlehem overlook. Return to ship or choose optional overnight in Jerusalem.
  • Thursday, Oct 22 - Jerusalem: Mount of Olives, Palm Sunday Road, Garden of Gethsemane, Caiaphas House, St Ann's, Pools of Bethesda, Antonia Fortress, Golgotha and communion at the Empty Tomb. Return to ship.
  • Friday, Oct 23 - Galilee: Nazareth, Valley of Armageddon, Cana, Sea of Galilee boat ride and Bible study, Ancient Boat, walk Mount of Beatitudes, Capernaum, baptisms in Jordan River. Return to ship.

Taste of Italy Pre-Cruise Option:

  • 11-Oct: Depart USA
  • 12-Oct: Arrive Venice
  • 13-Oct: The mind-blowing water canals of Venice
  • 14-Oct: Travel to photogenic Florence
  • 15-Oct: Astonishing Leaning Tower of Pisa
  • 16-Oct: To Rome to join main group

Download the Brochure and Register Today for Your Trip of a Lifetime!!


How Do I Register for My Trip of a Lifetime?

Click here for the
Registration Form:

Then simply print it, fill it out, and send it to Compass via mail, fax, email or text.

If you have any questions,
call us at 800-977-2177

Mail: Compass P.O. Box 3747 Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Fax: 208-762-3363

Email: (fill out your registration and take a picture of the whole registration with your phone)

Text: 208-660-3333 (fill out your registration and take a picture of the whole registration with your phone)

18-day Trip of a Lifetime!

Celebrity's Silhouette Cruise Ship

Every Compass stateroom includes a balcony!

All smiles at the Empty Tomb!

Enjoy a camel ride on the Mount of Olives!

Bible study in the ancient theater at Ephesus.

Memories forever!

Join us this year!!