Day 1 MANILA-AMMAN: Depart Manila going to Amman, the first stop. Whle on board, enjoy inflight amenities, meals and entertainment.
Day 2 ARRIVAL IN AMMAN-MT. NEBO-MADABA-AMMAN (LD): After arrival in the airport, meet our representative for the day’s activity. Later on, transfer to Mt. Nebo, where Moses viewed the Promised Land before he died. Then proceed to Madaba to visit the Monastery of St. George, which hosts the unique mosaic Map of Egypt, Jordan and Holyland. The map is believed to be the first one for this area, as it is built in the 6th century. Then transfer to the hotel for check-in and dinner.
Day 3 AMMAN-PETRA-AMMAN (BLD): After breakfast, proceed to the lost city of Petra with an optional horseback ride through the picturesque SIQ, and visit the Treasury. Petra is a Greek word which means Stone. This city was built on 6th century, the home of Nabataeans. The site is a UNESCO World Heritage since 1985 and the most visited tourist attraction in the country. Transfer back to Amman in the afternoon for dinner and overnight.
Day 4 BORDER CROSSING TO ISRAEL-TIBERIAS (BLD): Have your breakfast then check-out. Transfer to Sheik Hussein Bridge for crossing into Israel. Then to Yardenit (Jordan River) where St. John the Baptist baptized Jesus Christ continue to Tiberias for check-in, dinner and overnight.
Day 5 TIBERIAS (BLD): Start the tour with a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee. Drive to Capernaum, the town where Jesus made His home after leaving Nazareth. View the remains of the ancient Synagogue in which He taught, and on to Tabgha, where the Miracle of the Multiplication of Loaves and Fishes took place. Drive to Mount of Beatitudes, the site of the Sermon on the Mount and St. Peter’s Primary Church. See the remains of St. Peter’s House, the Church of the first miracle in the Wedding of Cana where Jesus performed His first miracle of changing water into wine. Then to Mt. Tabor to see the Basilica of Transfiguration. Dinner then overnight.
Day 6 TIBERIAS-BETHLEHEM (BLD): Travel to Haifa to visit the Basilica of Mt. Carmel, Ceasarea, which was built by Mt. Herod the Great to catch the sight of the Aqueducts and the Roman Theater. This is where St. Paul was imprisoned. Proceed to Jaffa and visit the city where Yona set sail on. Drive to Ein Karem for St. John the Baptist Church and Church of Visitacion (Magnificat) where the Blessed Virgin Mary visited Elizabeth then to Bethlehem for hotel check-in, dinner and overnight.
Day 7 JERUSALEM-QUMRAN-DEAD SEA-BETHLEHEM (BLD): Enjoy today’s tour which includes Mount of Olives to visit the Ascension Chapel. Visit the Church of Pater Noster to witness the “Lord’s Prayer” Proceed to the Church of Dominus Flevit where God wept over Jerusalem. Move on and continue by walking down the Palm Sunday road to the Church of All Nations and the Garden of Gethsemane to see the Rock of Agony, the place where Jesus prayed before the Roman soldiers came for Him. Visit Dead Sea the lowest point on earth. Swim at the Dead Sea beach. Then proceed to Qumran, the caves of the Essences where Dead Sea Scrolls where found by a wandering shepherd boy. The rest of the day is yours. Have your dinner at the hotel.
Day 8 BETHLEHEM (BLD): Visit St. Anne’s Church, Bethsaida Pool, Wailing Wall, Via Dolorosa and go through the Stations of the Cross to the Holy Sepulchre where Jesus was crucified, died and rose from the dead. Move to Church of Nativity. Visit also the Basilica and Grotto of the Nativity and the Manger Square. Return via Lazarus Tomb and Shepherd’s Field. Back to Bethlehem for your dinner in the hotel.
Day 9 BETHLEHEM-ST. CATHERINE (BLD): Cross Taba border for Egypt with assistance on both borders. Arrive in Sinai then transfer to hotel in St. Catherine for check-in, dinner and overnight.
Day 10 ST.CATHERINE-CAIRO (BLD): Early Morning Mountain climbs to Mt. Sinai, where the Ten Commandments were given to Moses. On return, will have hotel breakfast and check out. Visit St. Catherine Monastery then travel to Cairo and see Moses Springs and Suez Canal. Check-in at hotel in Cairo for dinner and overnight.
Day 11 CAIRO (BLD): After breakfast, visit Egyptian Museum, where you can see the finest displays of Artifacts, Relics, Statues and Jewelers from all of the Pharaohs Reigns, Also the only riches with remarkable museum in the world. Also see one of the Wonders of the World, the Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx. You will also visit Church of Virgin Mary, Visit to St. George Coptic Church, St. Sergius Church and Citadel then visit Khan El Khalili Bazaar for shopping. In the evening, have a Dinner Cruise at Nile River with a Belly Dancing Show before returning to hotel.
Day 12 CAIRO-MANILA (B): The day is free for last minute shopping. Then transfer to the airport for flight back to Manila.
Day 13 ARRIVE MANILA: Arrive in Manila from a memorable tour. Home sweet home!
- Roundtrip airfare via Saudia Airline or Kuwait Airline
- Ten (10) nights 4-5* hotel accommodation
- Tours, transfers and entrance fees as per itinerary
- Full board meals
- English-speaking tour guide
- Nile River Dinner in Cairo
- Tour chaplain or escort
- Souvenirs like luggage tag, souvenir bag and travel kit