11 DAYS HOLYLAND EXPERIENCE (JOR-ISR-EGPT)
Starts at $2,745.00 per person
RATE IS BASED ON TWIN SHARING
TRAVEL DATE May 3-14, 2018
Mt. Nebo, Madaba, Petra, Nazareth, Boat ride in Sea of Galilee, Church of Annunciation, Cana, Golan Heights, Banias, Capernaum, Tabgha, St. Peter’s Primary Church, Haifa, Caesarea, Bethlehem, Mount Beatitudes, Megiddo, Church of the Nativity, Mt. of Olives, Old City Jerusalem, Palm Sunday Road, Dominus Flevit, Garden of Gethsemane, Mt. Zion, St. Anne’s Church, Via Dolorosa, Church of Holy Sepulchre, Qumran, Dead Sea, Garden Tomb, Israel Museum, Jericho, St. Catherine Monastery, Mt. Sinai, Moses Springs, Suez Canal, Cairo, Egyptian Museum, Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, Church of Virgin Mary, St. George Coptic Church, St. Sergius Church, Khan El Khalili Bazaar
|FLIGHT||DATE & ROUTE||ETD – ETA|
DAY 01–04/05/18: ARRIVAL IN AMMAN -(D)
Arrival at Amman airport. After airport inspections, other regulatory procedures and meeting our staff you will be transferred to your hotel. Dinner and overnight: at hotel in Amman
DAY 02–05/05/18: AMMAN -PETRA –AMMAN (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel. Morning proceeds to the lost city of Petra with Horseback Ride through the picturesque SIQ, and visit the Treasury. Petra is a Greek word which means Stone. This city was built in 6th century, the home of Nabataeans. The site is a UNESCO World Heritage since 1985 and the most visited tourist attraction in the country. Transfer back to Amman in the afternoon. Dinner and overnight: at the hotel in Amman.
DAY 03–06/05/18: MT. NEBO –MADABA AMMAN -BORDER CROSSING TO ISRAEL –NAZARETH – TIBERIAS (B/L/D)
Early breakfast and check out. Visit Mt. Nebo, where Moses viewed the Promised Land before he died. Then proceed to Madaba to visit the Monastery of St. George, which hosts the unique mosaic Map of Egypt, Jordan, and Holyland. The map is believed to be the first one for this area, as it is built in the 6th century. Transfer to Sheik Hussein Bridge for crossing into Israel. After the inspections, other regulatory procedures and meeting our staff you’ll continue to Nazareth the city of Jesus’ childhood and youth; Visit the Church of Annunciation where we can find the original cave where the angel Gabriel announced to Mary that she would bear a child by the Holy Spirit. Also, visit Joseph’s workshop where Jesus spent most of his childhood days. Drive on to the village of Cana, where Jesus performed the Miracle of changing water into wine at the wedding ceremony. Proceed to Tiberias to check in. Dinner and overnight: at the hotel in Tiberias.
DAY 04 –07/05/18: SEA OF GALILEE –TIBERIAS (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel. After breakfast, start the tour with Boatride on the Sea of Galilee then drive to Capernaum, the town where Jesus made His home after leaving Nazareth. View the remains of the ancient Synagogue in which He taught, and on to Tabgha, where the Miracle of the Multiplication of Loaves and Fishes took place. Drive to Mount of Beatitudes, this is the site of the Sermon on the Mount and St. Peter’s Primary Church, See the remains of St. Peter’s House, then to Mt. Tabor to see the Basilica of Transfiguration. Visit Yardenit (Jordan River) where St. John the Baptist baptized Jesus Christ. Many Christian pilgrims stop at this site and perform baptism ceremonies. The site is located at the Southern exit of Sea of Galilee. Dinner and overnight: at the hotel in Tiberias.
DAY 05 –08/05/18: CAESAREA -JERUSALEM–BETHLEHEM (B/L/D)
Hotel Breakfast and check out. Travel to Haifa, visit the Basilica of Mt. Carmel; pass by Caesarea, which was built by Mt. Herod the Great to catch the sight of the Aqueducts. Proceed to Jaffa and visit the city where Yona set sail on. Drive to Ein Karem for St. John the Baptist Church and Church of Visitation where the Blessed Virgin Mary visited Elizabeth then to Jerusalem for hotel check-in. Dinner and overnight: at the hotel in Bethlehem.
DAY 06 –09/05/18: MT. OF OLIVES –OLD CITY (B/L/D)
After breakfast, your full day tour will start at Mount of Olives to visit the Ascension Chapel. Then to Church of Pater Noster to witness the “Lord’s Prayer” Proceed to the Church of Dominus Flevit where God wept over Jerusalem. Continue by walking down to the Palm Sunday Road going to the Church of All Nations and the Garden of Gethsemane to see the Rock of Agony, the place where Jesus prayed before the Roman soldiers came for Him. You will be visiting St. Anne’s Church, Bethsaida Pool, Wailing Wall, Via Dolorosa and go through the Stations of the Cross to the Holy Sepulcher where Jesus was crucified, died and rose from the dead. We’ll Dinner and overnight: at the hotel in Bethlehem.
DAY 07 –10/05/18: BETHLEHEM -QUMRAN -DEAD SEA –JERUSALEM(B/L/D)
After breakfast, Proceed to Bethlehem. Move to the Church of Nativity. Visit the Basilica and Grotto of the Nativity and the Manger Square. Return via Lazarus Tomb and Shepherd’s Field. Visit the Dead Sea the lowest point on earth. Swim at the Dead Sea beach. Then proceed to Qumran, the caves of the Essences where Dead Sea Scrolls were found by a wandering shepherd boy. Then to the oldest city in the world, Jericho, for the view of Mount of Temptation and Sycamore Tree. Back to Bethlehem for hotel dinner and overnight.
DAY 08 –11/05/18: BETHLEHEM -ST. CATHERINE(B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel and check out. Cross Taba border for Egypt with assistance on both borders. Upon arrival in Sinai, transfer to hotel in St. Catherine for check-in. Dinner and overnight: at the hotel in St. Catherine.
DAY 09 –12/05/18: ST. CATHERINE –CAIRO(B/L/D)
Early Morning Mountain climbs to Mt. Sinai, where the Ten Commandments were given to Moses. On return, we will have hotel breakfast and check out. Visit St. Catherine Monastery then proceeds to Cairo. It is the capital of Egypt and largest city in the Arab world. You will see Moses Springs and Suez Canal. Dinner and overnight: at hotel in Cairo
DAY 10 –13/05/18: CAIRO(B/L/D)
Breakfast at Hotel. After breakfast visit Egyptian Museum, where you can see the finest displays of Artifacts, Relics, Statues and Jewelers from all of the Pharaohs Reigns, Also the only riches with the remarkable museum in the world. Also see one of the Wonders of the World, the Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx. You will also visit Church of Virgin Mary, Visit St. George Coptic Church, Visit St. Sergius Church and Citadel then visit Khan El Khalili Bazaar for shopping. In the evening, will have Dinner Cruise at Nile River with Belly Dancing Show before returning to the hotel for overnight.
DAY 11 –14/05/18: CAIRO –MANILA(B)
Breakfast at hotel, the rest of the day is free for last minute shopping. Then transfer to Cairo Airport for the flight to Manila.
*Roundtrip Airfare via Saudia Airlines
*Philippine Travel Tax, Airline Taxes & Surcharges
*Manila Terminal Fee
*7kgs Handcarry Luggage, 46 kgs check-in baggage (2pcs-23kgs each)
*3-4 Star Hotel Accommodation on Twin /double
*Full Board Meals (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner) as per itinerary
*All Land Transportation and transfers by Deluxe,
free WIFI Access
*Travel Kits (Hats, Bag, Map of Holyland, Pilgrimage Certificate each pax)
*All Applicable Entrance and Admission Fees to main churches, boat rides,
*Daily: 2 Small Mineral Water
*Pre-departure Travel Briefing
*Professional licensed English Speaking Tour Guide
*Porterage Fee of one(1) piece of luggage per person at all
*Travel Insurance for the whole duration of tour
*Tipping to drivers, tour guides, porterage and restaurants
*Border Taxes and Fees
NO EXCLUSIONS! NO HIDDEN CHARGES!
VISA REQUIREMENTS :
-Passport should be valid 6 Months after date of Departure