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10-Day Pilgrimage Program: Jordan & Jerusalem
- Explore Old Jerusalem
- Discover mind-blowing Petra
- See the Roman Heritage in Jordan
- Tour the beautiful port city of Haifa
Welcome to Jordan and Israel, cradles of history and spirituality! This 10-day journey will take you to the all the highlights in both countries.
Begin in Jordan, where you'll visit Roman heritage such as Jerash and Madaba, plus amazing desert castles and the absolute must-see, Petra. Cross over to Israel and visit beautiful Cana and Nazareth. Sail the Sea of Galilee before heading down to the quaint port city of Haifa, with some gorgeous gardens. Afterwards, delve into the rich Christian history of Old Jerusalem. Wrap your journey up by visiting the famous Church of Nativity and ancient Jericho, before crossing back to Jordan for your departure flight.
- Free visa fees as per governmental regulations (may change)
- Accommodation at hotels as mentioned on half board basis (5 dinners at hotels)
- 5 lunches en route
- Transfers in air-conditioned vehicle as stated in the itinerary: car/minivan/minibus/coach
- 1-3 pax in car/4-6 pax in 6 seater minivan
- In Jordan, 2h jeep ride in Wadi Rum
- In Jordan, English-speaking escort/driver throughout the days of tours and transfers
- In Jordan, local English-speaking guide at Petra & Jerash for 1.5h-2h
- In Holy Land, private guide
- Entrance to all sites mentioned in the itinerary
- 2h 4x4 jeep ride in Wadi Rum (Bedouin jeep)
- 2 small bottles of mineral water per pax per day for touring days
- Galilee boat ride/Mt Tabor taxi/all churches
- Departure taxes (15USD out of Jordan and 50USD out of Holy Land)
- Flight ticket
- Travel insurance
- Carriages in Petra
- Shuttle bus/ transfer in borders between the two points of immigrations
- Gratuities (tips) to guides, drivers, horse boys in Petra, restaurants & hotel staff
- Private national guide (1-6pax) in any language (English-/Russian-/French-/German)
- Private guide in Jordan (150USD per day)
Example Trip to customize
Welcome to Jordan!
Arrive at Queen Alia International Airport, where you will meet our representative holding a board sign reading your name.
He will lead you through the procedures and accompany you to the coach for your transfer to your hotel in Amman.
Tour Greco-Roman Jerash
Have breakfast at your hotel and transfer north to Umm Qais.
Visit the site overlooking Golan Heights and Tiberias Lake, the site where the Biblical Miracle of Swine took place.
Continue to Jerash and visit the beautiful Greco-Roman archaeological site.
Next, transfer to Ajloun and visit Anjara, the Lady of Mountain Church.
If time allows, visit the castle.
Transfer back to Amman for your overnight stay.
Visit Beautiful Desert Castles
Have a delicious breakfast at your hotel, and head east to the desert to visit the desert castles of Harrana, Amra, and Azraq.
Back in Amman, visit Iraq Al Amir, and proceed to the Citadel.
Head downtown to visit the Roman Theater and spend some time in Old And New Amman.
See Madaba and the Byzantine Church of Mt. Nebo
After breakfast, visit famous Madaba (St. George’s Church), and the Byzantine Church of Mt. Nebo.
Have lunch in Mt. Nebo at local restaurant, and proceed to Mackawer to visit the place where John the Baptist was imprisoned and beheaded.
Move on to your very much awaited Petra for your overnight stay.
Discover Mindblowing Petra!
Get ready to start early in the morning, because Petra is massive!
Take a horse ride for around 300m to the start of the Siq, then go through the Siq all the way to the Treasury.
Stop to admire the most famous spot in Petra before proceeding to the Nabatean Tombs, Roman Theater, and Colonnaded Street.
Return to the entrance and have lunch in a local restaurant.
Go for an exciting 2-hour jeep ride and drive all the way back to Amman.
Visit Idyllic Cana and Nazareth
After Breakfast, drive to Allenby Bridge to cross the border to Israel.
You'll be welcomed at the border by your local guide and driver.
Head to the idyllic village of Cana.
Here you'll visit the Church of the Wedding Miracle, where Jesus turned water to wine.
A wedding vow renewal could be organized for married couples upon request.
From Cana, proceed to the biblical city of Nazareth.
The towering Basilica of Annunciation was built on the site where Angel Gabriel revealed to Mary the news of the divine conception.
After touring this imposing structure, walk down to visit Joseph’s carpentry workshop, and pass by the well of Mary.
Continue to Tiberias and have dinner at your hotel.
Take a Boat Ride on the Sea of Galilee
Early after breakfast, visit the Jesus Ministry around the Sea of Galilee, followed by a boat ride, a visit of the Mount of Beatitudes, where Jesus preached the Sermon on the Mount, and see the famous Chapel, constructed in 1939.
Continue to Capernaum, which is believed to have been Jesus' home and the center of his ministry.
Here we can stand in what is left of the synagogue in which Jesus ministered, and where he performed many miracle.
Visit the Jesus Synagogue and the House of St. Peter.
Proceed to the Primacy of Peter, where Jesus appeared to his disciples after the Resurrection.
Travel to Yardenit, the baptismal site reminiscent of the Baptism of Jesus in the Jordan river by John the Baptist.
Return to your hotel.
Discover Enchanting Haifa
After breakfast, check out and drive to the port city of Haifa.
Here you'll enjoy the breathtaking view of the Haifa Bay from Mt Carmel.
Visit the Stella Maris convent and church, inside which you'll find the cave of Elijah.
Next, tour the Bahai Gardens and the fantastic Persian hanging gardens.
Head to Muharakha, site of the battle between Elijag and the prophets of Baa’l. At this site you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the entire Israel (Jezreel) Valley.
Continue to the ancient Roman port city of Ceasaria.
Take a short tour of this historical site and view the Roman ruins of the amphitheater and aqueduct.
Visit the sleepy village of Ein Karem.
Ein Karem is one of the most beautiful settings near Jerusalem, located in the hills next to the little spring that was the birth place of John the Baptist.
Explore the Legendary City of Jerusalem
Drive to the Old City of Jerusalem.
First, visit St. Anne Church and the Pool of Bethesda.
Then, walk the stations of the Way of The Cross - Via Dolorosa the way of sorrows (14 Stations of the Cross) to visit the Judgment Hall of Pilate, Church of Flagellation, all the way to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher.
Pass the Jewish Quarter and the Armenian Quarter to see the last remaining western wall of the Jewish Temple.
Proceed to the top of the Mount of Olives, and visit the Church of the Ascension.
Head down to the Gethsemane and see 2000-year-old olive trees, plus several other important sights.
Visit St Peter at Galicantu, one of the most striking churches in Jerusalem, commemorating the apostle Peter’s triple denial of his master, his immediate repentance, and his reconciliation with Christ after the Resurrection.
Visit the Church of the Nativity and Jericho
Visit the Church of the Nativity.
Then, visit Our Lady of Milk Grotto Church.
Proceed to Jericho, reputed to be the oldest city on Earth.
Jericho (the name means “city of palms”) is mentioned 70 times in the Old Testament.
View Qrantal and a centuries-old sycamore tree, recalling the incident in which the tax collector Zacchaeus, too short to see over the crowd, climbed a sycamore’s branches in order to see Jesus.
View the Mount of Temptation, which is about 5km north-west of the West Bank city of Jericho, traditionally regarded as the mountain on which Christ was tempted by the devil during his 40-day fast.
Cross the border back to Jordan and head to Queen Alia Airport for your departure flight.
Safe travels, and visit again soon!