12 Days / 11 Nights

EGYPT - EL QUDS - JORDAN

DAY 01:

– Arrive at Cairo International airport at 9 am.
– You will be welcomed and assisted through immigration and customs by our representative
– Proceed to the hotel. Check in.
– Visit the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx
– Then We visit a perfumery shop and a cotton shop
– Mass at the Chapel
– Return to the hotel
MEAL PLAN: Lunch and dinner

Day 02: EGYPT
– Wake up and breakfast then move to visit the Old Cairo
– visit the hanging church
– We then visit the church of Mary
– shopping in leather shop and shopping mall
– Return to the hotel.
MEAL PLAN: Breakfast Lunch and dinner

Day 03: EGYPT-ST CATHERIN
– After breakfast check out of the hotel and depart for Mt. Sinai
– We cross the famous Suez Canal that separates Asia and Africa
– travel to Elim where Moses found twelve water springs and 70 palm trees
– continue in the Wilderness of Sin to where the miracle of Manna and Quails took place
– pass by Rephidim where the Israelites fought the Amalekites
– Arrive at St Catherine. Check in our rooms and enjoy our dinner at 01:00 AM we start climbing Mount Sinai.
(Overnight: Hotel ST CATHERIN)
MEAL PLAN: Breakfast Lunch and dinner.

Day 04: ST CATHERIN-TABA
– 07:00 AM return down from the top of Mount Sinai visit the monastery of St Catherin
– has the burning bush the well where Moses met his wife ( ZIPPORAH)
– Return to the hotel for breakfast and check out the rooms then drive to TABA city
(Overnight: Hotel in TABA)
MEAL PLAN: Breakfast Lunch and dinner.

Day 05: TABA-ISRAEL
– Transfer to the border and cross over to Eilat to enter Israel through the border- check and immigration
– Travel along the Israel – Jordan border
– Pass by the Dead Sea
– pass near Sodom and Gomorrah.
– visit Jericho (the oldest and lowest city on earth)
– climb by cable car the Mt. of temptation, see remains of the walls of the old Jericho, the springs of Elisha and Zacchaeus sycamore tree
– Proceed to Baptismal Site on River Jordan
(Overnight: Hotel, Tabarya, Galilee)
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and dinner.

Day 06: ISRAEL
– visit the Mt. of the Beatitudes
– Proceed to Tabgha where Jesus fed 5000 men with two fish and five loaves
– walk down to Primacy of Peter (Mensa Christi)
– proceeding to the town of Christ (Capernaum).
– sail on the Sea of Galilee in a boat similar to the one used by Jesus and his disciples
– visit a Kibbutz that specializes in daily farming, fruits and bananas.
(Overnight: Hotel, Tabarya, Nazareth)
Meal Plan: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Day 07: ISRAEL
– visit the Basilica and the Grotto of the Annunciation, House of Joseph and Mary’s well
– We visit the Synagogue where Jesus proclaimed the Kingdom of God
– travel to Cana of Galilee and taste the wine similar to that of the first miracle.
– move to Mt Tabor (the Mount of Transfiguration) where Moses and Elijah appeared with Jesus
– continue to Haifa on Mt. Carmel, We see the Elijah’s cave and the Monastery of Stella Maris
– visit Caesarea where Paul was imprisoned for two years
– proceed to Joppa where Peter resurrected Tabitha
– proceed to Bethlehem.
(Overnight: Hotel, Bethlehem)
Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 08:ISRAEL
– Visit Bethany and enter into the Tomb of Lazarus.
– Proceed to the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem, and see the panorama of Jerusalem from there
– visit the Ascension Chapel from where Jesus ascended into Heaven.
– Visit the Church of Pater Noster to witness the “Lord’s Prayer’ written in several languages.
– Proceed to the Garden of Gethsemane and see the Rock of Agony, the place where Jesus prayed before His arrest.
– visit the Old Jerusalem and enter the Church of St. Anne, where the Virgin Mary was born, to the Pool of Bethesda.
– continue to Via Dolorosa starting from the first station (condemnation) to the fourteenth station inside the Church of the Holy Sepulcher where Jesus was crucified, died and buried.
– We enter the empty tomb of Jesus.
– continue crossing the old City of Jerusalem to the remains of the Holy Temple of Jerusalem – the Wailing Wall.
(Overnight: HOTEL in Bethlehem)
Meal Plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 09:ISRAEL
– visit the ancient Church of the Nativity and touch the very place where Jesus was born.
– We shall also visit the “Milk Grotto” and, the “Shepherds Fields” in Beth-Sahour.
– visit Ein Karem, the place where John the Baptist was born.
– proceed to the Mount Zion area to see the Upper Room where Jesus and His disciples had their last supper with his disciples.
– See also King David’s tomb
– Dormition Abbey where the Virgin Mary went into eternal sleep
– Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu where Peter denied Christ three times.
– visit the dungeons believed to be where Jesus spent some hours while waiting to be delivered to the Governor.
– From Mt. Zion we proceed to Garden Tomb. This is believed to be an alternative site of the Tomb of Jesus.
(Overnight: HOTEL in Bethlehem)
Meals Plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 10:ISRAEL-JORDAN
– visit Qumran where Old Testament scrolls were discovered In 1957.
– go to the Dead Sea and have rare opportunity to float on the Dead Sea water.
– transfer to the boarder and enter to JORDAN
– proceed to the lost city of Petra with Horseback Ride through the picturesque SIQ, and visit the Treasury.
– Then sightseeing tour of Ammanon,
Dinner and overnight in Amman.
Meals Plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 11: JORDAN
– After breakfast we transfer to Mt. Nebo, where Moses viewed the Promised Land before he died.
– proceed to Madaba to visit the Monastery of St. George, which host the unique mosaic Map of Egypt,Jordan and Holy land.
– Transfer to hotel for Dinner and overnight.
Overnight in Amman.
Meals Plan: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 12: JORDAN-DEPARTUER
– Breakfast and check out the rooms
– spending some time for shopping till our flight time then drive to airport for final departure to your home .
Meals plan: Breakfast

Program including:

* Accommodation at hotels for10 NIGHTS
* H.B buffet two nights in Cairo – Egypt
* H.B buffet one night in St. Catherine – Egypt
* H.B buffet one night in Taba – Egypt
* H.B buffet two nights in Tiberias – Israel
* H.B buffet three nights in Bethlehem – Israel
* H.B buffet two nights in Amman – Jordan
* Meet & Assist at airports and border crossing.
* Licensed Guide
* Entrance fees
* Porterage service at hotels
* Transportation in a modern, comfortable WI-FI equipped coaches
* Israel Ministry of tourism certificates
* Rates are in USD
* Water in the bus
* Jordan Departure Tax via Sheikh Hussein per person
* Israel Departure Tax via
* Daily lunch

Not Including:

* International flights
* Medical insurance
* Egypt visa
* Israel visa
* Jordan visa
* Beverage with meals
* Tips

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