Israel & Jordan tour (12 days)

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Is your dream visit Jerash, Wadi Moussa, Petra, Mount Nebo? We prepare for you this unique tour to Holy Land and Jordan!

After you will see the best of the Israel, where you will stay one night in Netanya, two nights in Tiberias and two nights in Jerusalem, you will enjoy two more nights in Jordan.

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Tour itinerary day by day

Israel & Jordan tour (Day 1)
Tour day #1

Departure

  • We depart from the international airport nearest to your city, on overnight flight to Tel Aviv.

Overnight: Dinner and breakfast will be served.


Tour day #2

Arrival

  • Afternoon arrival to Tel Aviv.
  • Upon arrival, we will be met and transferred to our hotel.
  • Check-in and accommodation in the hotel.
  • Dinner at the hotel.

Overnight: Netanya


Tour day #3

Caesarea - Haifa - Megiddo - Tiberias

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Check-out of the hotel.
  • We begin our journey northward by motor-coach along the Mediterranean Sea to Caesarea. This ancient city was built in honor of Caesar by Herod the great, and was the capital of the Romans in the Holy Land for nearly 500 years.
  • You will see the Crusader City, and the fantastic aquaduct before continuing to Haifa, one of the most beautiful cities in the world.
  • View the Ba'hai Gardens, one of the holiest sites of the Ba'hai religion.
  • We will drive to the crest of Mt. Carmel, through the Jezreel Valley and arrive at the site of Megiddo, one of King Solomon's "chariot cities" and according to scripture, the location for the last battle in history.
  • Lunch on your own, en route.
  • See Gideon's brook, the "Well of Herod" and continue on to Nazareth, Jesus' boyhood home, where you will visit the Church of Annunciation.
  • Then to Cana where he made his first miracle of turning water into wine, continue to Tiberias and to our hotel.
  • Check into the Tiberias hotel.
  • Dinner at the Tiberias hotel.

Overnight: Tiberias Hotel, Lower Galilee


Tour day #4

Tiberias - Capernaum - Banias

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • There is nothing quite like witnessing the morning sun on the Sea of Galilee. Although there are many places which we must admit are traditional, you can be sure that the Lord Jesus walked along these shores.
  • After breakfast (and a Sunrise service, if you choose) we return to Tiberias for a full day of sightseeing.
  • Visit the Mt. of Beatitudes, traditional site of the Sermon on the Mount.
  • Visit Tabgha, the Chapel dedicated to the multiplication of the loaves and fishes.
  • Continue on to the ruins at Capernaum, then the Synagogue and the house of Simon Peter.
  • Cross the sea of Galilee by a boat similar to those used in Jesus days. We end the day with a stop at the Jordan River, where a baptismal service is possible.
  • Come back to our Tiberias hotel.
  • Dinner at the Tiberias hotel.

Overnight: Tiberias hotel, Lower Galilee


Israel & Jordan tour (Day 5)

Tour day #5

Tiberias - Beit Shean - Bait Lehem - Jerusalem

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Check out of the hotel.
  • This morning will begin with a stop at Gergesa.
  • Then to south through Beth-Shan, the Jordan Valley, past Shiloh and Bethel.
  • Our trip takes us "up into Jerusalem": continuing on into Bethlehem. Visit the Church of Nativity, built over the stable where Jesus was born and the Church of Visitation. Take some time for shopping.
  • Check into our Jerusalem hotel.
  • Dinner at the Jerusalem hotel.

Overnight: Jerusalem hotel


Tour day #6

Jerusalem old city - St. Stephens gate - Pool of Bethesda - Western wall - Church of the holy Sepulchre - Tower of David - Garden Tomb - Garden of Gethsemane

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • The high point of our entire tour. Enter the Old City through the Damascus Gate and begin a walking tour which takes us through St. Stephens Gate to the Pool of Bethesda and Saint Anne’s Church.
  • Continue to the Temple area of Mt. Moriah. Visit the Dome of the Rock area (entry to the Mosque not included) and the Western Wall, also know as the "Wailing Wall" which is the only remaining portion of the original temple built by Solomon.
  • Walk through the Old City Bazaars to the church of the Holy Sepulchre.
  • View the Tower of David, the Citadel and King David's Tomb.
  • Visit the Jewish Quarter before we leave the Old City through Jaffa Gate. We visit Mt. Zion and the Upper Room, then onto the Garden Tomb and Golgotha, place of the skull, where a worship service is possible.
  • Our evening ends with a visit to the Garden of Gethsemane and with a trip to the Mt. of Olives for a spectacular view of the city.
  • Come back to our Jerusalem hotel.
  • Dinner at the Jerusalem hotel.

Overnight: Jerusalem hotel


Tour day #7

Ancient Jericho - The Good Samaritan - The Dead sea - Qumran caves - Masada

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • We begin with an early morning departure today as we head south from Jerusalem.
  • See the ruins of ancient Jericho, stop at the Inn of the Good Samaritan, drive through the modern city of Jericho and continue to the Dead Sea, 1300 feets below sea level, the lowest spot on Earth.
  • See the Qumran caves where the Dead Sea scrolls were found.
  • Then continue to Masada. Ascend the mountain by cable car to the remarkable ruins of the fortress built by Herod the Great. From 70-73 AD, Jewish Zealots made their last stand against the Romans.
  • Come back to our Jerusalem hotel.
  • Dinner at the Jerusalem hotel.

Overnight: Jerusalem hotel


Israel & Jordan tour (Day 8)
Tour day #8

Jerusalem

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Today we will have a full day of leisure to revisit favorite spots in Jerusalem.
  • Explore some of the recent excavations or try your hand at bartering at the famous bazaars of the Old City.
  • Our guide will have several options available for those who prefer to visit sites not on the "typical" tour, so prepare for this exciting day and make the most of it!
  • Come back to our Jerusalem hotel.
  • Dinner at the Jerusalem hotel.

Overnight: Jerusalem hotel


Israel & Jordan tour (Day 9)
Tour day #9

Jerusalem / Jordan - Jerash

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Check-out of Jerusalem hotel.
  • Drive from Tel Aviv / Jerusalem to the Israel / Jordanian border at the Allenby or Sheik Hussein Bridge to enter Jordan.
  • Proceed to Jerash, located about 45 kilometers north of Amman, in the fertile heights of the Gilad.
  • Visit the ancient Roman city with its colonnades and baths.
  • Drive to Amman for a city tour of the Jordanian capital.
  • Check to Amman hotel.
  • Dinner at the Amman hotel.

Overnight: Amman hotel


Israel & Jordan tour (Day 10)
Tour day #10

Jerash - Wadi Moussa - Petra - Mount Nebo

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • After an early breakfast, we leave the hotel and travel south on the road to Wadi Moussa.
  • Then on horseback we travel to the "Siq" (canyon), before traveling by foot to Petra, known as "Sela Edom" or Red Rock City, the ancient capital of the Nabateans from the 3rd Century BC through the 2nd Century AD.
  • Visit the most interesting monuments, such as the Treasury, El Khazneh (a tomb of a Nabatean king), the field of tombs.
  • Al Madhbah (the altar) where you can view the entire city.
  • Reutrn to our Amman hotel.
  • Dinner at the Amman hotel.

Overnight: Amman hotel


Israel & Jordan tour (Day 11)
Tour day #11

Mount Nebo

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Check out of our hotel.
  • After breakfast, we drive to Madaba to see the ancient mosaic map of the Holy Land and ruins of historical sites.
  • Continue to Mount Nebo, from where Moses viewed the Promised Land.
  • From there you will see the Jordan Vally, Jericho, the Dead Sea, and more...
  • Visit the remains of a Byzantine church with a mosaic floor, and then drive to the border and to Jerusalem or Tel Aviv.
  • Check in to our Israel hotel.
  • Dinner at the Israel hotel.

Overnight: Israel hotel


Israel & Jordan tour (Day 12)
Tour day #12

Israel - USA

  • Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Check out of our hotel.
  • For those who had an overnight in an European city, you will be transferred to the airport for your flight back home.
  • Groups with late night flights from Tel Aviv will arrive USA early afternoon.

SHALOM!


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