12D/11N Holy Land Tour
Rates Starts at $ 2,589Travel Periods:
- January 7 - 18, 2019
- January 22 – February 3, 2019
- March 18 - 29, 2019
- April 27 – May 8, 2019
- May 15 – 26, 2019
- July 12 – 23, 2019
- September 15 – 26, 2019
- October 25 – November 5, 2019
- December 5 – 16, 2019
Day 01: Depart Manila at NAIA Terminal 1. MNLBAH 1225 H (12:25 NN) – 1635 H (04:35 PM)
BAHAMM 1755 H (05:55 PM) – 1950 H (07:50 PM)
Day 02: Arrival at Amman Airport. Meals on Board. Meet and greet. Pick-up and transfer to hotel. Buffet dinner at the hotel. Rest and have a good night sleep for the next day tour.
Day 03: Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed to the Monastery of St. George then to the Lost City of Petra with Horseback Ride through the picturesque SIQ and visit the Treasury. Dinner and overnight in Amman.
Day 04: Breakfast at the hotel. Visit Mt. Nebo then to Sheikh Hussein Border. Welcome to Israel! Proceed to Nazareth and visit the Church of the Annunciation and Mount Tabor. Dinner and overnight in Nazareth
Day 05: Breakfast at the hotel. We start the day with Renewal of Marriage Vows at the Church of the Wedding Feast in Cana. Travel to Mount Beatitudes and to Tabgha and visit the Church of the Multiplication of Loaves and Fish. Proceed to the Church of the Primacy of Peter and visit the House of Peter and the Synagogue of Jesus. After lunch at St. Peter’s Fish, enjoy a Boat Ride on the Sea of Galilee. We end the day renewing our baptismal vows at the Jordan River. Dinner and overnight in Nazareth.
Day 06: Breakfast at the hotel. From Tiberias, travel to Jerusalem, the first stop is on Mount Carmel then visit Stella Maris Church, passing by the beautiful hanging garden of the Bahai Faith and enjoy the spectacular view of the port of Haifa. Travel to Caesarea and experience the glory of Rome as we visit a Roman theater, a Roman hippodrome, and a Roman water aqueduct. Lunch at Jaffa then visit the Church of the Visitation and Church of St. Peter of Gallicantu. Proceed to Mount Zion and visit the Upper Room and the Dormition Abbey. Visit Cenacle also known as “Last Supper Room”, the Tomb of King David and the other Upper Room. Ascend up to Jerusalem and end the day in Ein Kerem. Dinner and overnight in Bethlehem.
Day 07: Breakfast at the hotel. Visit the Church of the Nativity, Manger Square-Crusader of Grotto and the Shepherds Field. Enter to the Old City of Jerusalem and visit Bethesda Pool, the Walling Wall and the Church of Flagellation. Proceed to the Church of the Condemnation and the Church of the Flagellation, the start of Via Dolorosa (way of grief) on the way to the Church of the Holy Sepulchers, the traditional site of the crucifixion, death, and resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. Follow the 14 Stations of the Cross to Golgotha, the last 5 Stations of the Cross are inside the Church of the Holy Sepulcher visible from the distance with two silver domes. Also the tomb widely believed to be part of the stone that covered Jesus Tomb. Dinner and overnight in Bethlehem.
Day 08: Breakfast at the hotel. Ascend up to Mount of Olives and visit the Pater Noster Church, the traditional site of the ascension of the Lord and Dominus Flevit. And walk through Palm Sunday road. Descend on foot to the Garden of Gethsemane. Visit the Basilica of Agony and Tomb of St. Mary & Lazarus Tomb. Travel to Jericho, via Cable Car then proceed to Mount of Temptation. Visit the Sycamore Tree of Zaccheus then proceed to Dead Sea - free time to swim. Dinner and overnight in Bethlehem.
Day 09: Breakfast at the hotel. Free time for swimming. Visit the Qumran and view Lot’s Wife who turned into a pillar of salt in Mount Sodom. Travel all the way to the Taba Border the cross over to Egypt with assistance on both borders then transfer to hotel. Overnight in 4-star resort nearby Red Sea. For those who will climb Mount Sinai the preparation is at 10pm then transfer to Camel Station for mounting climbing then back to St. Catherine Plaza.
Day 10: Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Cairo City, visit St. Catherine Monastery & Burning Bush along the way. Proceed to Moses Springs and visit Marah passing Suez Canal tunnel under the Red Sea. Dinner at the cruise in Nile River with Belly Dancing Show before going to the hotel for overnight.
Day 11: Breakfast at the hotel. Visit the one of the Wonders of the World, the Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx. After lunch, visit the Church of Virgin Mary also known as “Hanging Church”, St. George Coptic Church, St. Sergius Church, St. Simon the Tanner Church and lastly visit the store of the Finest Cotton, Papyrus & Oil Perfumes.
Day 12: Breakfast at the hotel. Visit Egyptian Museum, where you can see the finest displays of Artifacts, Relics, Statues and Jewelers from all of the Pharaohs Reigns. Lunch then transfer to airport of departure at 1340 H (01:40 PM). Meals on Board. Arrival at Manila is at 1110 H (11:10 AM) next day
- Roundtrip Airfare
- Check-in baggage 23kg/way and Hand carry 7kg/way
- Airline Taxes & Terminal fees
- Meet and Assist Service upon Airport arrival, departure and in between crossing borders
- All land transfers (Bus) (with A/C and Wi Fi)
- Hotel accommodations (4* & 5* Deluxe)
- Buffet Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
- Meals on board
- Professional & Excellent Tour Guides
- All entrance fees stated in the itinerary
- Visa & Borders fees for Jordan, Israel and Egypt
- Cable Car in Jericho
- Entrance in Caesarea
- Nile River Dinner Cruise
- Farewell and Renewal of Vows celebrations
- Gifts for couples and certificate
- Transmitter technology during tour
- Free Video Slides of the whole tours
- Pilgrimage certificate
- 1-2 bottles of water everyday
- Tour Leader from the Phil. office for full assistance during tours
- Camel ride in Mount Sinai and Horse cart in Petra
- Tipping for hotel bell boy, porterage, guide and assistant
- Travel Insurance
- Rates are subject to change without prior notice.
- Minimum of 15 pax (Joiner Tour)
- Reservation is $600/pax and the remaining balance should be paid 30 days before the departure.
- Once the bookings were finalized, ticketed and visa issued. Cancellations are subject for approval and penalties may apply.
- Visa requirements: Passport copy only and should be valid 6 months before departure
Flight Details: Via Gulf Air
|GF 155 MNLBAH 1245 H – 1635 H||GF 973 BAHAMM 1755 H – 1950 H|
|GF 070 CAIBAH 1310 H – 1730 H||GF 154 BAHMNL 2025 H – 1110 H (next day arrival)|
*Layover is 2 hours