17 DAYS / 13 NIGHTS

17 Days Holy Land of Jerusalem and Egypt Tour - February 11 - March 3, 2020

Egypt: Aswan - Edfu - Esna - Hurghada - Kom Ombo - Luxor
Israel: Bethlehem - Cana - Capernaum - Galilee - Jerusalem - Jordan River - Nazareth - Old City - Sea of Galilee - Tel Aviv - Tiberias
Starting from $975 (Land Only)

17 Days Holy Land of Jerusalem and Egypt Tour - February 11 - March 3, 2020

Holy Land Tour
February 11-19
Holy Land Tour of Jerusalem Air & Land on EL AL Airline $2,200
Land Tour Only $975
Single Supplement for a Single Room $305

Optional:
February 11-March 3
Holy Land Tour + Flights to Cairo, Egypt on Royal Jordanian $2,400

February 21-27
7 Days Nile Cruise, Hurghada, tours, transfers and Domestic flights in Egypt $1,045
Single Supplement for a Single Room on the cruise & Hurghada $260

INCLUDES
  • Roundtrip airfare including taxes & fuel Surcharges. (For Air & Land option)
  • Roundtrip transfers by Luxury Air-conditioned Bus throughout the tour including handling & porterage.
  • February 12-19 Manoly Plaza 4* hotel Bethlehem based on half board.
  • February 21-24 Radamis I Nile Cruise from Aswan to Luxor based on Full Board with all shore excursions.
  • February 24-27 Hilton Resort in Hurghada based on all inclusive.
  • 8 Full days touring in the Holy Land with all entrance fees as per below itinerary in the Holy Land
  • Cable Car ride. Boat ride at the Sea of Galilee.
  • All Cruise Sightseeing in Egypt.
  • Transfer from Luxor to Hurghada.
  • Domestic flights Cairo/Aswan – Hurghada/Cairo
  • Service of professional English / Arabic Speaking guide
  • All Hotel Taxes & Service Charges.
EXCLUDES
  • International flights for Land only Option.
  • Guide & Driver Tips.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Travel Insurance. (Recommended)
ITINERARY
Day 1 - Tuesday February 11 – JFK departure

Board your international flight on EL Al airlines or Royal Jordanian towards the Holy Land. 


Day 2 - Wednesday February 12 – Arrive Tel Aviv

Arrived Ben Gurion airport Tel Aviv, finish customs formalities meet and assist with our representative and transfer to the hotel for dinner and overnight. (D)


Day 3 - Thursday February 13 - Bethlehem, Ain Karem

After breakfast we will visit the Solomon’s Pools and Bethlehem where our Savior Jesus Christ was born. We will visit the Church of the Nativity, the Manger Square, the milk grotto and the shepherd’s field. Then we will drive to Ain Karem to visit the Church of the Visitation that commemorates the meeting of Mary and Elizabeth “And she spoke with a loud voice and said blessed is the fruit of thy womb “Luke 1:24. Return to our hotel for dinner and overnight. (B, D)


Day 4 - Friday February 14 - Galilee, Capernaum, Mount of Beatitudes, Tabgha

Today we will drive to the Sea of Galilee: the day begins with a boat trip on the calm surface of the sea and we will cruise towards Capernaum where Jesus started His ministry. Visit the house of Peter where his mother in law was healed by Jesus. Drive to the top of the mount of Beatitudes where the Sermon on the Mount is remembered. It was here that Christ taught his disciples the eight Beatitudes. Continue to Tabgha where Jesus fed the 5000 people with 5 loaves of bread and 2 fish. Return to the exit of the Jordan River (Yardenit) where Jesus was baptized by John (make sure you have your white gowns ready). We will then go back to the hotel for dinner and overnight. (B, L, D)


Day 5 - Saturday February 15 – Nazareth, Cana

After breakfast, we will visit the city where the Annunciation took place. “The angel Gabriel was sent from God unto a city of Galilee named Nazareth to the virgin Mary.” Luke 1:26?30. We will visit the Church of the Annunciation, St. Joseph’s Church, the Synagogue (where Jesus was preaching) and Mary’s well. Nazareth is where Jesus spent his childhood. We will continue to Cana where the first miracle of changing water into wine took place at the wedding of Cana of Galilee. Finally, we will visit Mount Tabor where Jesus took Peter, James and John to pray. This is also the site where Jesus’ transfiguration took place upon meeting Moses and Elijah. Return to our hotel for dinner and overnight. (B, D)


Day 6 - Sunday February 16 - Jericho, Baptism Site on the Jordan River, Dead Sea

Early morning attend the Coptic Orthodox Mass in the Church of the Holy Sepulcher.

Jerusalem: the city chosen for the great sacrifice of His Son who died for the salvation of the world. We’ll visit Mount Scopus and Mount of Olives for a wonderful view of Jerusalem. Next

We’ll visit Pater Nastor Church where Jesus taught His Disciples the Lord's Prayer. Finally, we will visit the Place of Ascension and the Garden of Gethsemane with its ancient olive trees. We will also visit St. Mary's Tomb, Mount Zion, King David Tomb, the Last supper room, and St. Peter in Gallicantu Church.

In the afternoon we will drive to the Knesset and enjoy the beautiful location.

Return to our hotel for dinner and overnight. (B, D)
(If time permits and as per the Coptic Church, we will have orientation with Bishop Antonious)


Day 7 - Monday February 17 - Old City of Jerusalem

After breakfast, we will drive to Jericho, one of the oldest cities in the world, and see Zacchaeus’ Sycamore tree. Jericho is based at the Mount of Temptation where Jesus was there for forty days and tempted by the devil. Cable car to visit the Mount of Temptation.  On to Qumran where the famous Scrolls of Isaiah were found. Vist Qasr El Yahud (make sure you have your white gowns ready) – baptismal site. Then, we will reach The Dead Sea where we'll relax and take a swim in its healing salty waters. Drive back to our hotel for dinner and overnight. (B, D)


Day 8 - Tuesday February 18 – Jerusalem

After Breakfast, visit the Dom of the Rock enclosing the Rock of Sacrifice, then we will walk the way of The Cross, the 14 Stations (Via Do Lorosa) leading to The Church of The Holy Sepulcher, and Gordon's Calvary, the sight where Jesus was crucified and resurrected. We will take a walking tour through the holy city, then visit the Syrian Orthodox Church and the Wailing Wall. We will drive to Bethany where Jesus performed the great Miracle of raising Lazarus from the dead and St. Mary’s Church. Return to our hotel for dinner and overnight. (B, D)

 


Day 9 - Wednesday February 19 – Departure (Option departure to Cairo, Egypt)

After breakfast, you will be transferred to Ben Gurion airport for your departure flight. (B)

For Participants who will go to Cairo, Egypt on Royal Jordanian,
Please note that on February 19 and 20 accommodations and services in Cairo are NOT included. On your own. 

 


Day 10 - Friday February 21 – Arrival Aswan – Nile Cruise

Domestic flights from Cairo to Aswan.

Upon arrival at Aswan International Airport, TPT Travel representative will welcome ou and assist you through the immigration process.
odern air-conditioned coaches will take you to your Nile Cruise.
Our representative will ensure a smooth check-in.

Lunch on board

Visit the High Dam, the Temple of Philae

Dinner on board.

Overnight in Aswan


Day 11 - Saturday February 22 - Kom Ombo –Edfu

Breakfast on board

Lunch on Board

Sailing to Kom Ombo

Visit the Temple shared by two gods Sobek & Haeroris in Kom Ombo

Sailing to Edfu.

Dinner on board.

Overnight in Edfu


Day 12 - Sunday February 23 - Luxor

Breakfast on Board

Visit Edfu temple

Sail to Luxor  

Arrival Luxor

Lunch on board

Visit East Bank (Karnak and Luxor Temples)

Dinner on board

Overnight in Luxor


Day 13 - Monday February 24 - Luxor – Hurghada

Breakfast on Board, Check out

Visit the West Bank – The Valley of the Kings, The temple of Queen Hatshepsut at El-Deir El-Bahari and the Colossi Memnon.

 Transfer from Luxor to Hurghada.

Check in upon arrival the hotel

Overnight in Hurghada


Day 14 - Tuesday February 25 - Hurghada

Free at leisure to enjoy the hotel amenities or enjoy some of the activities on the short list offered by our team in resort

Overnight in Hurghada


Day 15 - Wednesday February 26 - Hurghada

Free at leisure to enjoy the hotel amenities or enjoy some of the activities on the short list offered by our team in resort

Overnight in Hurghada


Day 16 - Thursday February 27 - Hurghada/ Cairo Final Departure

Breakfast at the hotel, check out after breakfast and transfer to Hurghada airport for your flight back to Cairo.

 


Day 17 - Tuesday March 3 - Departure USA

Board your international flight on Royal Jordanian Airlines for your flight back to JFK. 


DEPARTURE & RATES

Bronze Plan

Air & Land
2020 Dates Price
February 11 $2200
Land Only
2020 Dates Price
February 11 $975
Single Supplement
2020 Dates Price
February 11 $305

Silver Plan

Air & Land
2020 Dates Price
February 11 $2400
Land Only
2020 Dates Price
February 11 $975
Single Supplement
2020 Dates Price
February 11 $305

Gold Plan

Air & Land
2020 Dates Price
February 11 $3445
Land Only
2020 Dates Price
February 11 $2020
Single Supplement
2020 Dates Price
February 11 $565
Notes

Holy Land Tour
February 11-19
Holy Land Tour of Jerusalem Air & Land on EL AL Airline $2,200
Land Tour Only $975
Single Supplement for a Single Room $305

Optional:
February 11-March 3
Holy Land Tour + Flights to Cairo, Egypt on Royal Jordanian $2,400

February 21-27
7 Days Nile Cruise, Hurghada, tours, transfers and Domestic flights in Egypt $1,045
Single Supplement for a Single Room on the cruise & Hurghada $260

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