Holyland Itinerary


JORDAN - ISRAEL - EGYPT (9 Nights 10 Days)



Report at Bangalore International Airport at 0730 AM you will be met by our staff who will be on the tour throughout will assist you in check in and immigration to board the flight. On arrival at Amman airport your friendly Tour Manager will help you with all arrival formalities. Proceed and collect baggage our local local guide will meet up on arrival at Amman and Transfer to your Arena Space Amman for dinner and overnight.

Meals Included: Dinner

Proceed to Mount Nebo where the Lord took Moses and showed him the Promised Land at a distance – The trip south of Amman along the 5.000 years old King’s Highway is one of the most memorable journeys in the Holy Land, passing through a string off ancient sites of Jordan, the memorial of Moses, and the presumed site of the Propeth’s death and burial place. From a platform infront of the church one can enjoy the breathtaking view across the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea. After breakfast at hotel check out, then proceed to Madaba(worlds oldest maps and the sight of Isareli camp before entering into the promised land) visit the Church at Madaba and the Mosaic Factory. En route we will have panoramic view of the Amman City. Transfer to Arena Space overnight Amman.

Meals Included: Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner

06.30 Transfer to Sheikh Hussein Border. Arrive to Sheikh Hussein by 08.00. 09.30. Enter Israel. Cross the waters of the Sea of Galilee, from Tiberias to Capernaum, where Jesus centered His Galilean ministry. Visit the synagogue site at Capernaum, where Jesus most certainly taught and worshipped (Matthew 4:13; Mark 3:11,8:15 and 14) and also the house of Peter and the House of Centurion. Cross the road to mount of Beatitudes site of the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5:1-12). At tabgha, visit the Church of the Multiplication of Fish and the Loaves (Like 9:10-17) and the Chruch of St. Peter’s Primacy, where Jesus instructed Peter to “Feed my sheep” (John 21:15-17). Continue later for a ride in a replica of a Galilean fishing boat of that time, on the Sea of Galilee and where Jesus calmed the storm and walked on the water.Before come back to the Hotel we stop at Yardenit the traditional baptism site. Check in Arazim for dinner and overnight.

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After breakfast check out and drive to Mt. Tabor (Psalms 89:12), one of the two places considered to be probable sites of Transfiguration). From here, on to Nazareth, the boyhood town of Jesus and home of Mary and Joseph and visit the Basilica of the Annunciation built over the grotto where Archangel Gabriel appeared to announce that she would bear a son, Jesus. We also stop by Joseph's workshop. Then we will visit Cana where Jesus performed his first Miracle, changing water into wine at the wedding feast. (John 2:1-11). After drive on to Haifa, Israel’s largest port city built on the slopes of Mount Carmel, where we will visit the famous Persian Hanging Gardens for a view of the Bahai Shrine, continue to Muhraqa, the placer of sacrifice and the site where Prophet Elijah defeated the False Prophets of Ba'al. (I Kings 18:25). Drive south to Caesarea, an early christian centre, where re Roman Centurion Cornelius was baptized by Peter and became the first gentile convert to Christianity (Acts 10) and Pau was tried by Testus (Acts 25:6-12). Then on to Jaffa, Israel’s oldest port city, and visit the house of Simon the Tenor, and St. Peter church. Proceed to Bethlehem for check in, dinner and overnight. Golden Park.

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After breakfast we will visit Bethlehem It was here that the Angel announced the birth of Jesus to the shepherds (Luke 2:8-20) of Bethlehem during the reign of King Herod. Also, here David tended his flocks until he was anointed King of Israel. We then visit the Church of the Nativity - the birthplace of Jesus and the City of David, Manager Square (Mathew 1:18-25; Like 2:1-7, then continue to Mt. of Olives for the panoramic view of Jerusalem, walk along the palm Sunday road down to the chapel of Dorminous Flevit and Garden of Gethsemane (Mathew 26:30), Where Jesus prayed while Judah betrayed him to the Romans and the Tomb of St.Mary, The Church of all Nations, Church of Pater Noster, Church of Ascension after proceed to Ein Karem, located in the hills next to a little spring. This is the city of Judah and birthplace of John the Baptist, son of Elizabeth & Zechariah and the Church of Visitation. Return to your Golden Park in Bethlehem for dinner and overnight.

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We start the day by visiting the pools of Beit Hasda, (John 5:1-24) where Jesus held the crippled man. And from there we take the Via Dolorosa (Way of Grief), traditionally accepted as the last route trodden by Jesus. Follow the 14 Stations of the Cross to Golgotha, the place where Jesus was crucified marking significant events along the route. You will see the Pilate's Judgments Hall, the Chapel of the Flagellation where, according to tradition, the Roman soldiers scourged Jesus and placed a crown of thorns on His head the Ecce Homo Arch. The last 5 Stations of the Cross are inside the Church of the Holy Sepulcher visible from the distance, wish is two silver domes. Also "The Tomb" widely believed to be part of the stone that covered Jesus Tomb. In the afternoon, we go through the Jewish quarter to the Wailing Wall, which is the holiest place for the Jewish religion. Continue to Mr. Zion, King David’s Tomb, and the Room of the Last supper (Mark 14:12-26). Then visit the Church of St, Peter Gallicantu, build on the site o the House of the High Priest Caiaphas (Mathew 26:57), where Jesus was imprisoned for a night, and also the Church of Dormition. Back to your hotel for dinner and overnight Golden Park.

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After breakfast at hotel check out and drive to Jerico via the Judean Desert, where we will stop and view Qarantal the traditional Mount of Temptation (Mathew 4:1-11) and the Sycamore tree. It is also the place where Jesus stopped on his way to Jerusalem, on the eve of Passover and where Jesus cured the blind man during his stay at Zachaeus House, continue to the Qumran Caves where the scrolls of Isaiah were found, and later on enjoy to swim/float in the mineral rich salty buoyant water of the Dead Sea. Proceed to Sinai Over night at Le Meridian.

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Early morning prepare to ascend the Mountain of Moses to watch the sunrise, then descend from the mountain, (OPTIONAL) and have your breakfast at your hotel. Check out, and then visit The Burning Bush St. Catherine Monastery. Transfer to Cairo. Evening free for shopping Overnight at Mercure Le Sphinx.

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After breakfast check out, and then transfer with your guide to visit the Pyramids which consider one of the eight wonders and The Sphinx. Proceed to the Egyptian Museum to view the largest antiques for the ancient pharaohs including the treasure of Kig Tut Ankh Amen.Then to Old Cairo to visit the hanging church, Abu serge and Synagogue. Evening Nile Cruise with entertainment and Dinner on board. Transfer to Mercure Le Sphinx

Meals Included: Dinner

After breakfast, morning at leisure. And shopping Check out by 10.30am lunch en route to Cairo International Airport for your departure flight back to Bangalore.

Meals Included: Dinner

Early morning Arrive Bangalore. Finish with all Emigration formalities, collect your baggage and proceed to the Arrival Hall and assemble for a Thanks giving prayer for the Lord who has given us this wonderful opportunity of Life Time.

Package Details

Day Route Breakfast Lunch Dinner
1. Arrival Amman– Check in Hotel N/A N/A Hotel
2. Maddaba – Mt. Nebo – Sheik Hussein - Tiberias Hotel On Route Hotel
3. Mt. Tabor – Yardenit – Sea Of Galilee Hotel On Route Hotel
4. Nazareth – Cana- Haifa – Jaffa -Bethlehem Hotel On Route Hotel
5. Ein Karem – Bethlehem Hotel On Route Hotel
6. Old City – Wailing Wall Hotel On Route Hotel
7. Jerico – Qumran – Dead Sea – Taba - Sinai Hotel On Route Hotel
8. St. Catherine - Cairo Hotel On Route Nile Cruise
9. Cairo - Departure Hotel On Route N/A

Cost Per Passenger – INR 85,000/-

Hotels are subject to availability on the booking time

Hotel No. of nights Meal plan Location
Arena Space 2 HB Amman
Arazim 1 HB Tiberius
Golden Park 3 HB Bethlehem
Le Meridien Hotel 1 HB Sinai
Mercure La Sphinx 2 BB Cairo

Total of 9 nights on Full board basis

  •   All in good centrally located hotels as mentioned above
  •   Meeting assistance throughout
  •   Transfer upon arrival/departure, from/to the airport/border
  •   10 Days luxury a/c vehicle with English speaking government licensed guide
  •   All the relevant entrance fees according to Itinerary
  •   All breakfasts included (9) –at the Hotels; rich Breakfast Buffet!
  •   All lunches (8) – on route
  •   ST. PETER’S FISH LUNCH
  •   All dinners included (9) – set menu dinner at the Hotels!!
  •   Nile dinner cruise
  •   welcome Kit; Map, Hat, Pen & Travelogue
  •   Pilgrim certificate for each passenger
  •   All entry Visas and Tax include
  •   1 Bottle (500ml) of water per person per day.
  •   GUIDE TIPS
  •   TRAVEL INSURANCE upto 60 Years.

Not included in the above cost:

  •   Personal expenses
  •   Entrance inside the Pyramids or the Mummies room at the Museum
  •   Extras, anything else not mentioned above

  • Rates are subject to change in case of changing: governmental sales tax, Airline Tax governmental fuel prices, USD exchange rate, entrance fees or any other governmental related issue, our rates are subject to change automatically

Flight Details Oman Airlines

Baggage:

  •   Baggage allowance 30kgs Checked in & 7 Kgs hand carry
  •   No Liquids / Cream / Paste /Iron equipments in hand carry
  •   One set of clothes / documents / camera etc in hand carry

Insurance & Medical:

  •   Routine Medication to be brought for 15 days & first aid kit

Currency & Personal Expenses:

  •   Personal Expense Rs.10,000 per person = in USD
  •   Camel Ride for Mt Sinai USD 22.
  •   Telephone calls can be made from the room’s at own cost

Shopping:

  •   No Wayside shopping / time will be given for shopping
  •   Holy articles in Bethlehem and in Cana for Cana Wine
  •   You can do some shopping at Duty Free ‘s

Food:

  •   Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner at Hotel
  •   Pickles for spice taste & Snacks can be carried in Checked baggage
  •   Diabetic person have to bring good quantity of Tea / cup / merry cakes or similar to avoid being hunger. General Instructions:
  •   Carry a Torch / Swimming trunks / towel to bath (Dead Sea / Jordan Baptism)
  •   Carry the hotel card with you & get the telephone no of the Local guide
  •   Punctuality will be strictly maintained in morning please assemble 15 minutes before the schedule time / also assemble after site visits on time
  •   Always look for the local guide they are best friends on the tour.
  •   Listen to the explanation and then ask questions doubts and carry a Bible / Hymn books