HOLYLAND WITH DUBAI
Starts at $3,045.00 per person
RATE IS BASED ON TWIN SHARING
Travel Dates FEBRUARY 16-27, 2018
Jerusalem – Petra – Allen by Bridge – Dead Sea – Mt. Tabor – Jordan River – Capernaum – Mt. Beatitudes – Nazareth – Cana – Western Wall – Ein Karem – Sinai – Bethlehem – Holy Sepulchre – Dubai
DAY 1 FEB 16 DEPARTURE MANILA
Late night Check-in for departure
DAY 2 FEB 17 AMMAN – NEBO – MADABA – AMMAN
Arrival at Amman Airport. Meet and assist at the airport. Proceed to Madaba, to visit the Monastery of St. George, which hosts the unique mosaic Map of Egypt, Jordan, and Israel. The Map is believed to be the first one for this area, as it built in the 6th century A.D. move on to Mt. Nebo, where Moses viewed the Promised land before he died. Back to Amman for dinner and overnight.
DAY 3 FEB 18 AMMAN – PETRA – AMMAN
On this day group can visit the lost city of Petra with Horseback ride through the picturesque SIQ and visit the Treasury. Then sightseeing tour of Amman.
DAY 4 FEB 19 ALLENBY BRIDGE – JERICHO – DEAD SEA – TIBERIAS
After breakfast, proceed to Allenby Bridge to cross the border to Israel. Arrive Israel in Jericho for lunch. Get as close as possible to Mt. of Temptation, Get to see a Sycamore tree. After lunch, have a chance to float in the Dead Sea and try the curative powers of its mud and waters. Move on to Tiberias. Transfer and check-in at the hotel for dinner and overnight.
DAY 5 FEB 20 MT. TABOR-CAPERNAUM-TABGHA-MENSA CHRISTI-MT. BEATITUDES-JORDAN RIVER- BOAT RIDE
After breakfast, drive to Mt. Tabor early in the morning to visit the site of Transfiguration. Proceed to Capernaum where Jesus is mostly taught and on to Tabgha. Visit St. Peter’s Primacy Church. Visit Mt. of Beatitudes where the Sermon on the Mount took place. Proceed to Yardenit, (Jordan River) where traditionally, Jesus was baptized, renewal of baptismal promises by the Jordan river. On to the sea of Galilee for a boat ride. Dinner and overnight in Tiberias.
DAY 6 FEB 21 NAZARETH – CANA – MT. CARMEL – CAESAREA MARITIMA – BETHLEHEM
First stop is Cana, where Jesus performed his first miracle, He turned the water into wine at the Wedding in Cana. Move on to Nazareth, visit the Church of the Annunciation where the Archangel Gabriel announced to Virgin Mary the birth of Jesus Christ. Visit also St. Joseph’s workshop. You visit Haifa, to Stella Maris where you can enjoy a panoramic view of the Mediterranean. Drive down to Caesarea, which was built by Herod the Great to catch sight of the Aqueducts and the Roman Theater. This is where St. Paul was imprisoned. Move on to Jerusalem. Dinner and overnight in Bethlehem.
DAY 7 FEB 22 EIN KAREM – BETHLEHEM
After breakfast proceeds to Ein Karem to visit the Church of St. John and the Church of Visitation. Then back to Bethlehem to the Shepherds ‘ Field where the star appeared to the shepherds which lead them to the manger where baby Jesus was born. Continue the journey to Bethlehem to visit the Church of Nativity where Jesus was born. Dinner and overnight in Bethlehem.
DAY 8 FEB 23 PATERNOSTER – PALM SUNDAY ROAD – DOMINUS FLEVIT – GETHSEMANE – GALLICANTU
After breakfast, Visit the Church of Pater Noster to witness the “Lord’s Prayer’ written in several languages. Proceed to the church of Dominus Flevit (God Wept) where God wept over Jerusalem. You shall walk down the Palm Sunday road to the Church of All Nations and the Garden of Gethsemane where you can see the Rock of Agony where Jesus prayed before the Roman soldiers came for Him. In the afternoon, we visit the Mount Zion area where we see the Upper Room where Jesus and His disciples have their last supper. The Church of Dormition, where Mary went and the Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu, the House of the High Priest Caiaphas where St. Peter denied Jesus three times. Back to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
DAY 9 FEB 24 POOL OF BETHESDA – VIA DOLOROSA – HOLY SEPULCHRE – WESTERN WALL
Visit the Church of St. Anne, Pool of Bethesda. Today we enter the Old City of Jerusalem through Herod’s Gate. Walk the Via Dolorosa starting at the Ecce Homo where Pontious Pilate washed his to eternal sleep hands. Proceed to the Flagellation and through all the Stations and reach the Church of the Holy Sepulchre where Jesus was crucified, died and rose from the dead. Visit the Western Wall or the Wailing Wall. Back to the hotel for dinner and overnight.
DAY 10 FEB 25 JERUSALEM – AMMAN – DUBAI
Back to Allenby and transfer to Amman Airport for a flight to Dubai. Arrive in Dubai, meet and transfer. Check-in hotel then free time overnight.
DAY 11 FEB 26 DUBAI
Breakfast at hotel, Pickup at 9 AM for Half Day Dubai City Tour, Then we will drive through the Bastakiya, Al Fahidi Fort, Ruler’s Court, Old Mosque, Textile Street, Central Bank, Ministry of Finance, Heritage Village, and Spice & Gold Souks. Proceed towards Jumeirah Road passing by the Dry Docks Dubai & the Historical Union House with photo stops at the beautiful and famous Jumeirah Mosque, the world’s tallest 7-star HOTEL, Burj Al Arab. Lunch at Local Restaurant – International Buffet. At 3 PM, pick up for Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner and Belly Dance. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 12 FEB 27 ARRIVAL MANILA
Breakfast at hotel, Check Out at the hotel then departure transfer to airport. Arrive in Manila via Emirates
|· Roundtrip economy class airfare via Emirates||· Airline Taxes|
|· Full board meals||· Tippings|
|· Baggage allowanc: 2 pieces at 23kgs each/ 7kgs hand carry||· Visa fees on:|
|· Roundtrip transfers Airport-Hotel-Airport||Amman|
|· Hotel accommodations: 2 Nights Amman, 2 Nights Tiberias, 4 Nights Bethlehem, 2 Nights Dubai||Taba exit tax Israel side|
|· One farewell dinner party with souvenir||Dubai|
|· Hat / Maps and pilgrimage certificates|
|· Entrance Fees: Tabor Taxis, Dead Sea swim, Boat ride on the Sea of Galilee, Caesarea, Churches visit in addition to Nile cruise dinner in Cairo|
|· Seat-in-coach with English speaking guide|
|· Sight-seeing for every itinerary|
|· Pilgrimage Escort|
|· Half day Dubai City tour on Private basis|
|· Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner and Belly Dance on Private Basis|
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