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This Jordan and Holyland tour takes in the highlights of these two amazing countries. In Jordan visit Wadi Rum, Jerash, the Dead Sea and of course the astonishing ancient city of Petra. In Holyland the ancient city of Jerusalem and a visit to Bethlehem. Our guide will help you discover the heart and soul of Jordan and Holyland on this exciting and popular tour of the Middle East.
Day 1 : Arrival Aqaba Airport , Meet & Assist Then Transfer to Aqaba Hotel, Overnight
Meet & Assist upon Arrival King Hussein International Airport , then transfer to Aqaba Hotel, Overnight
Day 2 : Aqaba Free Day for Leisure & Swimming
Breakfast at the hotel, enjoying the glorious beaches at Aqaba Red Sea coast , Dinner & overnight
Day 3 : Aqaba - Jerusalem : Bethesda Pool - Christ Prison - Praetorium with Lithostrotus - Ecce Homo
Breakfast at the hotel, then start your day tour to holy land via crossing the south border of Aqaba , meet and assist at Eilat border arriving Jerusalem , We begin the day with a walking tour in the Old City of Jerusalem, entering the Old City through the St. Steven's Gate, we start at the Bethesda Pools, where Jesus healed the crippled man who couldn't walk for decades, and the St. Anna Church, famous for its long-lasting echo. Following Our Lord on the Way of the Cross – the "Via Dolorosa", we visit the “Prison of Christ” and stop by the Ecce Homo Arch, before entering the Sisters of Zion Monastery to see the Pretorium where Jesus was sentenced to Death, with the famous Lithostrotus, where you can still see some Roman engravings on the ancient pavement. The stations of the Via Dolorosa lead us through the colorful "Suq" (Bazaar) of the Old City to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, where we will see the Hill of Calvary (Golgotha) and the empty Tomb of Jesus. Walking through the Jewish Quarter we will see the well-preserved Roman Cardo. We exit the Old City through the Zion Gate to visit the "Upper Room" (also known as the Cenacle or Caenaculum) where Jesus and his disciples had the Last Supper together, and King David's Tomb. We end the day at the famous "Wailing (Western) Wall" – the last remnant of the Temple of the Lord. Drive to your hotel dinner & overnight in Jerusalem.
Day 4 : Mt. of Olives - Church of Ascention - Pater Noster Church - Dominus Flevit - Gethsemane - Ei
Today , We continue our travel in Jesus' footsteps and enter Jerusalem triumphantly via the Mount of Olives. On Mount Scopus, at a point viewing the Holy City, we will step out of the bus for a Welcome Ceremony to Jerusalem. A short drive brings us to the Church of Ascention, from where we walk to the Pater Noster Church, one of the first 4 churches built by St. Helen. Now, just like Our Lord in the past, we can enjoy a panoramic view of the Old City of Jerusalem! A steep road takes us down to the Dominus Flevit Church, where the Lord wept over the destruction of the Temple. We will end this day at Mary's Tomb in the Garden of Gethsemane, humbly meditating under the ancient Olive Trees, remembering Our Lord's wailing in the Church of All Nations, and then we drive to Ein Karim, the picturesque village where tradition says that John the Baptist was born. Drive to Bethlehem and visit the ancient Church of Nativity, the very place where Jesus was born back to your hotel in Jerusalem , Dinner & Overnight.
Day 5 : Sea of Galilee: Capernaum - Mt. Beatitudes - Tabgha - Nazareth: Church of Annunciation - Mary'
Today we visit the places where Jesus acted around the Sea of Galilee: Capernaum, with Peters House and the famous Synagogue, enjoy the view from Mt. of the Beatitudes, where the "Sermon on the Mount" was given, and the reconstructed church at Tabgha, where tradition puts the miracle of the Bread and The Fish. Then we continue to Nazareth, where we visit the Basilica of the Annunciation and the Greek-Orthodox Angel Gabriel Church near Mary's Well., back to your hotel in Jerusalem , dinner & overnight
Day 6 : Bethany - Jericho - Dead Sea - Mount Nebo - Madaba - Amman
Breakfast in the hotel, then on proceed to, visit Bethany, house of Mary & Martha, and visit the Tomb of Lazarus. Then head to Jericho to visit the Sycamore Tree (Zacharious the tax collector climbed the tree to view Jesus), and view Mt. of Temptation where Jesus was tempted by the devil. Head to visit Qumran where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found. End the day with a swim in the Dead Sea enjoying its salty water full with minerals. Drive to Allneby Bridgecrossing to Jordan , Meet & Assist then transfer to Visit Mount Nebo , the most reveal site in Jordan and presumed burial site of prophet Moses that drew many pilgrims since immemorial times. Then continue to Madaba the city of Mosaics [Medeba in the Bible]. Visit St. George Greek - Orthodox Church which shelters a famous 6th century mosaic map featuring Jerusalem and the Holy Land, drive to Amman, Dinner & Overnight
Day 7 : Amman City Tour - Jerash - Amman
After breakfast, start with a city tour of Amman, visit Citadel, Amphitheatre, ArcheologicalMuseum , King Abdullah Mosque , old & modern part of Amman continue to visit Jerash , the best preserved Decapolis city of the Roman civilization back to Amman, Dinner & Overnight
Day 8 : Petra Full Day Visit - Aqaba
After breakfast, start a full day tour of Petra, where visitors will explore one of the perhaps most stunning sites in the entire Middle East - the legendary "Red - Rose" City of Petra carved out of craggy rocks by the Nabateans, an industrious Arab people, who settled in the South more than 2,000 years ago. Fortified behind a narrow, deep Siq [Gorge] that slowly winds through a
massive rock wall, the majestic facade of the so-called "Treasury" "Al-Kazneh" rises up with a breath taking view as you emerge into the sunlight. The Monastery "El Deir" and the High Place of the Sacrifice "Al Madbah" are among the myriad archeological wonders to be explored at Petra. then drive to Aqaba , Dinner & overnight
Day 9 : Aqaba - Wadi Rum Jeep Tour ( 02 hrs ) - Aqaba
After breakfast, depart to Wadi Rum, the "vast, echoing and godlike" desert where guests will enjoy 2 hours 4x4 Bedouin Jeep tour. Among famous sites to be seen are the splendid '7 Pillars of Wisdom' the famous desert mountains so beautifully described by T.S. Lawrence, also known as the legendary Lawrence of Arabia, back to Aqaba – Dinner & Overnight
Day 10 : Departure
At 1:00 AM in Morning Transfer to Aqaba Airport for Final Departure
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