DAY 01 – 05/05/17: ARRIVAL IN AMMAN - MT. NEBO – MADABA (L/D)
Arrival in Amman airport. After airport inspections, other regulatory procedures and meeting our staff youwill be transferred to Mt. Nebo, where Moses viewed the Promised Land before he died. Thenproceed to Madabato visit the Monastery of St. George, which host the unique mosaic Map ofEgypt, Jordan and Holyland. The map is believed to be the first one for this area, as it is built inthe 6th century.
Dinner and overnight: Amman
DAY 02 – 06/05/17: AMMAN - PETRA – AMMAN (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel. Morningproceed to the lost city of Petra with Horseback Ride through the picturesque SIQ, and visit theTreasury. Petra is a Greek word which means Stone. This city was built on 6th century, the homeof Nabataeans. The site is a UNESCO World Heritage since 1985 and the most visited touristattraction in the country. Transfer back to Amman in the afternoon.
Dinner and overnight: at hotel in Amman.
DAY 03 – 07/05/17: AMMAN - BORDER CROSSING TO ISRAEL – NAZARETH - TIBERIAS (B/L/D)
Early breakfast and check out. Transfer to Sheik Hussein Bridge for crossing intoIsrael. 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 originalcave where angel Gabriel announced to Mary that she would bear a child by the Holy Spirit. Also visitJoseph's workshop where Jesus spent most of his childhood days. Drive on to the village of Cana, whereJesus performed the Miracle of changing water into wine at the wedding ceremony. Proceed to Tiberias, totake the Boat ride in Sea of Galilee. Dinner and overnight: at hotel in Tiberias.
DAY 4 – 08/05/17: GOLAN HIGHTS – BANIAS- SEE OF GALILEE - TIBERIAS (B/L/D)
Early breakfast at the hotel. Start the early morning visiting to the Golan Heights for Banias(Caesarea, Philippi).Continue to Capernaum, the town where Jesus made His home after leaving Nazareth. View the remains of theancient Synagogue in which He taught, and on to Tabgha, where the Miracle of the Multiplication of Loaves andFishes took place. Visit St. Peter’s Primary Church, See the remains of St. Peter’s House. Drive to Yardenit(JordanRiver) where St. John the Baptist baptized Jesus Christ.
Dinner and overnight: at hotel in Tiberias
DAY 5 – 09/05/17: HAIFA – CAESAREA - BETHLEHEM (B/L/D)
Breakfast and check out. Visit Mount of Beatitudes, this is the site of the Sermon on the Mount.Drive to Megiddo. Go to Elijah’s Mt. Carmel in Haifa, and then to Caesarea Maritima, home ofCornelius the first Gentile Convert and Philip the Evangelist and where Paul was incarcerated.Drive to Bethlehem. We will visit Bethlehem, to see the birthplace of Jesus at the Church of theNativity.
Dinner and overnight: at hotel in Bethlehem.
DAY 6 – 10/05/17: MT. OF OLIVES – OLD CITY (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Mt. of Olivespanoramic view of Jerusalem highlighting the Dome of the Rock. Then wewill walk through the Palm Sunday road stopping at Dominus Flevitwhere the Lord Jesus wept for Jerusalem andon to the Garden of Gethsemane. Walk along the original Cardo of Jerusalem. We will pass by and pray by theWailing Wall. We will visit David’s Tomb and the Upper Room at Mt. Zion.Visit St Anne’s church and the pool of Bethesda where Jesus healed a man who was invalid for 38 years near theSt. Stephen’s gate. We will walk through Via Dolorosa to the last three Stations of the Cross found in the Church ofthe Holy Sepulchre.
Dinner and overnight: at hotel in Bethlehem
DAY 7 -11/05/17: JERUSALEM– QUMRAN – DEAD SEA (B/L/D)
After breakfast we will proceed to the Garden Tomb for our Communion Service. Drive to Israel Museum
to see the miniature model of the ancient Jerusalem and original copies of the Dead Sea Scrolls.Travel to the oldest city in the world, Jericho, for view of Mount of Temptation and Sycamore Tree. Thenproceed to Qumran, the caves of the Essences where Dead Sea Scrolls where found by a wanderingshepherd boy. Visit the Dead Sea the lowest point on earth. Swim and relax at the Dead Sea beach. Driveback to Bethlehem.
Dinner and overnight: at hotel in Bethlehem
DAY 08 – 12/05/17: BETHLEHEM - ST. CATHERINE (B/L/D)
Breakfast at hotel and check out. Drive to Taba border Cross to Egypt with assistance on both borders.Upon arrival in Sinai, transfer to hotel in St. Catherine for check in.
Dinner and overnight: at hotel in St. Catherine.
DAY 09 – 13/05/17: 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 havehotel breakfast and check out. Visit St. Catherine Monastery then proceeds to Cairo. It isthe 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 – 14/05/17: CAIRO (B/L/D)
Breakfast at Hotel. After breakfast visit Egyptian Museum, where you can see the finest displays of Artifacts, Relics, Statues and Jewelersfrom all of the Pharaohs Reigns, Also the only riches with remarkable museum in theworld. Also see one of the Wonders of the World, the Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx. Youwill also visit Church of Virgin Mary, Visit to St. George Coptic Church, Visit to St. SergiusChurch 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 hotel for overnight.
DAY 11 – 15/05/17: CAIRO – MANILA (B) Breakfast at hotel, the rest of the day is free
for last minute shopping. Then transfer to Cairo Airport for flight to Manila.
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