JOURNEY TO THE HOLY LAND
$2,500 MIN OF 25 FULL PAYING PASSENGERS (TWIN SHARING)
MAY 5 - 12, 2017
Photocopy of original passport (colored) valid for 6months
Duly filled-up visa manifest form
Day 1 : Check-in at NAIA Airport
Departure Manila; enjoy the meals and entertainment on board.Arrival Amman, meet and assist at Queen Alia Airport. Meet your Jordanian guide andboard to your air-conditioned bus then to Madaba, the city of Mosaic. Lunch Included.Continue to visit Mt. Nebo, where Moses viewed the Promised Land before he died.Then, drive via the Desert Highway to the place where Jesus was baptized – BethanyBeyond or Baptism site. Transfer to your hotel for check in, dinner and overnightat hotel.
Day 3 : AMMAN - PETRA - AMMAN (BLD)
After breakfast, Proceed to your full day tour to Petra, “a rose-red city half as old astime", the place in the desert that is prepared by God for the Jewish people. Alsoexperience horseback ride through the picturesque SIQ, and visit the Treasury, a rosecolored monumental building artfully carved out of sheer rock. Continue to the hotelfor dinner and overnight.
Day 4 : AMMAN - BORDER CROSSING - JERICHO - QUMRAN - DEAD SEA -BETHLEHEM (BLD)
After breakfast. Board your bus and transfer to the border to cross Israel. Meet yourguide in Israel after immigration. Continue to Jericho, one of the oldest city in theworld. Stop from a distance to view Mt. Of Temptation where Jesus was tempted bythe evil. Continue to see the famous sycamore tree which is believed to be the sametree which Zacheus the tax collector climbed to see Jesus. Proceed to visit Qumran,where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found. Last stop will be at the Dead Sea, the lowestpoint on Earth for an afternoon dip in its therapeutic mud before transfer to hotel inBethlehem for check-in, dinner and overnight.
Day 5 : JERUSALEM - BETHLEHEM (BLD)
Breakfast at hotel. Start our appreciation of the Holy City of Jerusalem with a visit tothe Mount of Olives for a panoramic view of the city. Visit the Church of Ascension andwalk the Palm Sunday route down the hill to the Garden of Gethsemane, stoppingalong the way at the Maria Magdalena Church. Visit the Church of All Nations at theGarden of Gethsemane. Drive to Nearby Mount Zion and visit the Room of the LastSupper and the Tomb of King David. Visit the Dormition Abbey. In the afternoon, visitBethlehem and visit the Church of the Nativity and Manger's Square. Visit St.Catherine’s Church. Return to your hotel for dinner and overnight.
Day 6 : JERUSALEM OLD CITY - EIN KAREM (BLD)
Morning tour of the Old City, starting from the St. Stephen's Gate (the Lion's Gate),stopping at St. Ann, the Pool of Bethesda and walking along the stations of the Crossto the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. Visit the Cardo and the Jewish Quarter beforearriving at the Western (Wailing) Wall. In the afternoon, visit Ein Karem, home of St.John the Baptist and the Church of Visitation. Return to our hotel for dinner andovernight.
Day 7 : NAZARETH - CANA - MT. TABOR (BLD)
Check-out from hotel after breakfast and drive north to the Galilee area. First stop willbe in Nazareth to visit the Church of Annunciation and Mary’s Well. Then onto nearby
Cana for a visit of Church of the First Miracle or Wedding Church. Afternoon drive toMt. Tabor and visit Church of Transfiguration. Then transfer to your hotel for check-in,dinner and overnight.
Day 8 : GALILEE - YARDENIT (BLD)
Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy morning cruise at Sea of Galilee. Continue to Capernaumwhere we shall tour the Greek Orthodox Church and the nearby archaeologicalexcavations of the Synagogue and community. Then to Tabgha and visit the Church ofthe Loft and Fish Miracle. Ascend to the Mount of the Beatitudes and visit the Churchand its grounds for private reading of the Sermon on the Mount. Proceed to Yardenit,where St. John baptized Jesus, for a renewal of Baptism. Return to hotel for dinner
Day 9 : TIBERIAS-BORDER CROSSING–AMMAN DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Then check-out. Transfer to the border to cross to Jordan. Meetyour Jordanian guide and board to your air-conditioned bus to catch your flight backhome.
Roundtrip International Airfare on Economy Class
7 Lunches at local restaurant including St. Peter’s Fish lunch at Galilee Area
Accompanied by a tour coordinator from thePhilippines
USD60.00 pp - Jordan Visa fee
USD65.00 pp - Border Fee
USD80.00 pp - Tip to Guide & Driver
USD130.00 pp – Airline Taxes including PH Tax (STC)
Any meals not mentioned in the itinerary
Beverages during meals & sightseeing
Any Personal Extras
Others which are not mentioned in the inclusions
There is no refund for unused services