Diesenhaus Unitours will be offering specially reduced rates for conference participants. They  will extend their services for special hotel arrangements, tours and car rentals, as well as pre and post Conference requests. Diesenhaus Unitours will be operating a Hospitality Desk throughout the Conference.

Rooms have been reserved at Ma’agan Holiday Village.

Conference Package June 4 – 8, 2006

Registration & Accommodation

On or before
April 11, 2006
April 12, 2006
Participant sharing a double room* US$ 630 US$ 690
Student sharing a double room* US$ 430 US$ 480
Accompanying Person Package US$ 370 US$ 370
Participant in a single room** US$ 730 US$ 790
Student in a single room** US$ 530 US$ 580

*If reserving a shared room, please advise with whom you will be sharing (if known in advance).
The Secretariat will do its best to provide roommates for participants wishing to share a room,
however this cannot be guaranteed. If a roommate cannot be found, the participant will be
charged for a single room.

** Please note that the number of single room is limited.

Participant/Student Package includes
Registration Fees: Participation in all scientific sessions and Conference material
Social events: welcome reception, tour and conference dinner
4 nights accommodation on full board basis June 4 - 8

Accompanying Person’s Package includes
4 nights accommodation on full board basis on sharing basis (lunches in Bet Gabriel)
Social events: welcome reception, tour and Conference dinner

Cancellation Policy of Conference Package
Postmarked 21 days prior to Conference – full refund less US$ 30 handling fees.
Thereafter – full refund less US$ 150.

Optional Accommodation in Tel Aviv
Rooms have been reserved at the Metropolitan hotel (4 star) in Tel Aviv before and after
the Conference (June 3 - 4 and June 8 - 9).
If you wish to reserve additional nights, please do so on the Accommodation Form.
Double room (2 persons)
US$ 104
Single Room     
US$ 76
Rates are per night and on bed and breakfest basis.

Optional Transportation to/from Ma'agan
(prices are based on a minimum 15 participants)

Sunday, June 4
Itinerary Bus no. 1 08:00   Jerusalem ICC bus stop. Rate: US$ 30
08:45 Ben Gurion Airport (Gate no. 1). Rate: US$ 30
Itinerary Bus no. 2 09:00   Metropolitan Hotel. Rate: US$ 28
09:20 El Al Pre Check-In Terminal. Rate: US$ 28
10:15 Binyamina Train Station. Rate: US$ 28
Thursday, June 8
Return transfer after sessions from Ma’agan - same itinerary and same rate.
Bus no. 1    Drop off place:
approx. 19:00 Ben Gurion Airport
approx. 20:00 Jerusalem (Binyaney Ha’Oma)
Bus no. 2    Drop off place:
approx. 17:30 Binyamina Train Station
approx. 18:30 El Al Pre Check-In Terminal
approx. 19:00 Metropolitan Hotel

Airport Transfer
Private Transfer (Up to 7 people, no waiting time is required, includes assistance upon
arrival only. Must be accompanied by full payment)
From Ben-Gurion Airport to Ma’agan Holiday Village
US$ 160 per car No. of seats ___________________ 
From Ma’agan Holiday Village to Ben-Gurion Airport
US$ 160 per car No. of seats ___________________ 

* In order to reserve this service, please indicate in the Registration and Accommodation Form your flight details:
Airline, flight number, arrival/departure date and time.

Optional Tour To Jerusalem
Thursday June 8 - Sunday June 11, 2006

Thursday, June 8
Depart Ma’agan Holiday Village on the afternoon and drive to Jerusalem

Dinner & Overnight:  Jerusalem

Friday, June 9

New City of Jerusalem – Drive to the Shrine of the Book where the Dead Sea Scrolls are housed. Proceed to Hadassah Medical Centre to view the Chagall windows.  Drive to Bethlehem to visit the Church of the Nativity.

Dinner & Overnight:  Jerusalem
Saturday, June 10
Old City of Jerusalem -  Begin at the Mt. of Olives for a view  of the entire city spread out below.  Enter the Old City and walk through the newly restored Jewish Quarter. Visit the Roman Cardo, the Herodian Quarter and continue to the Western Wall.Walk along the Via Dolorosa to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Return to Jerusalem via the Haas Promenade for a view of the City of David from it’s southern side.

Dinner & Overnight:  Jerusalem
Sunday, June 11
After breakfast, check out from hotel

Double room (2 persons)
US$ 596
Single Room     
US$ 370
Rates are based on minimum 15 participants

Rates include
3 nights accommodation in a first class hotel on breakfast and dinner basis
2 guided sightseeing days in deluxe buses
Entrance fees as per itinerary, porterage in hotels

Cancellation Policy of Accommodation in Tel Aviv and Tour to Jerusalem

Postmarked 14 days prior to Conference – full refund less US$ 20 handling fees.

Thereafter – full refund less one night accommodation.

Daily Fees


On or before April 11, 2006

After April 11, 2006

Daily Registration Fees

US$ 50

US$ 60

Daily Registration Fees

US$ 100

US$ 120

Registration  & Accommodation  - Overseas Participants (click here)

Registration  & Accommodation - Israeli Participants (click here)