Easter Encounter Three-Week Program

  • April 6th - April 27th, 2017

Program Fees include your room, all meals, all program lectures, and all program trips (guide fees/tips, transport cost/tips, entrance fees, etc).  You will have some free time to independently explore sites or museums not included in the program.  Please budget for these opportunities and other personal expenses accordingly.  Each participant should also have adequate medical insurance during his/her stay at Tantur.  If you have any questions, please contact us. Please note that all prices are in US Dollars (USD). 

2017 Fees

  • $3,570 USD for an individual.
  • $3,050 USD for a couple sharing a private double or twin room with en-suite bathroom.
  • $1400 USD for a non-participant spouse (Share room with spouse at Tantur, full board): $1400.
  • An en-suite room with private bathroom at Tantur is available for a $330 supplement, pending availability. 
  • A single room at Hotels (3 Nights, Peak Season) = $180 supplement, pending availability. 

Participants may arrive on April 4th, 2017, and depart on April 29th, 2017, at no extra charge.  A room can be reserved for an extended number of days before or after this at a discounted rate if space is available.  Please inquire if you wish to extend your stay.

2018 dates and prices forthcoming. Contact our Program Office at for any time-sensitive inquiries on cost. 

Accommodation at Tantur

  • Each single participant has a private bedroom with the bathroom being shared with one other person
  • For availability of a private en-suite room and associated costs, please contact
  • All meals are included; no deductions for missed meals; simple packed lunches/dinners can be made in the case of a missed meal at Tantur. 

Accommodation on Galilee Trip

Please note that the price of programs is based on a shared room basis (two to a room) on overnight trips away from Tantur. There is a private room single supplement for those who request a single room at additional cost. Please note that requests for single room accommodation for overnight trips are filled as available, on the order in which they are received.  All meals are included on overnight trips. 


Payment is due upon arrival for a program.  Further payment details will be sent to you when we have received your application.  

Payment options are as follows:

Credit Cards.  The following credit cards are now accepted by Tantur: Visa and Mastercard. American Express and Diners Club credit cards are not accepted. 

Wire transfers.  Wire transfers are accepted.  Coverage of wire transfer fees are the responsibility of the party issuing payment. Wire transfer payment should be made to the University of Notre Dame and clearly indicate the name and/or organization of the sending party for tracking and accounting purposes. Do not address the wire transfer to Tantur Ecumenical Institute.  Payment will normally take 5 to 10 working days to reach our accounts.  Please contact Sandy Dides for pertinent wire transfer information.

Cash. In-person cash payments at the office of Tantur are acceptable in US Dollars only; we are unable to offer currency exchange services at Tantur.  

Please note: checks are no longer accepted by Tantur Ecumenical Institute. 

Regardless of payment method (excepting cash), we would be grateful if you would confirm the transaction with our Administrative Assistant, Sandy Dides. You can email Sandy at If you do not have an email address Sandy can be contacted on 00972 2 676 0911  (Ext 107) or faxed on 00972 2 676 0914.