Following a succesfull cooperation with an agent in Jordan and in Egypt (Isn’t great we made peace! 🙂 ), I can also offer a special BIG tour of Israel, the West Bank, Jordan and Egypt!
Here is an outline of the itinerary –
Landing at Tel-Aviv airport, WELCOME TO ISRAEL!.
Our first day in the “Holy Land” will be devoted to an expoloration of the old city of Jerusalem and its vicinity. We will start with a visit to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre , and continue along parts of the “Stations of the Cross” (Via Dolorosa ) in the Christian Quarter .
This day is devoted to a sample of the sites in the West Bank. We start with a visit to the Church of Nativity in Bethlehem , as well as the Shepherds’ Field , and continue to the Herodian fortress at Herodium .
After lunch we drive down to the city of Jericho , assesing possible finds relating to the conquest of the city bu Joshuah (Joshua 6).
Today we head to the lowest dry place in the world – the Dead Sea!. We pass by the site where the Famous Dead Sea Scrolls were found (Qumran ) as well as the oasis of Ein Gedi , and ascend by cable car to the top of famed Masada .
After a lunch break we go for a unique floating and black mud experience at the Dead Sea .
We could also go for an ATV tour along the Syrian Border , as well as visit one of the local wineries in the region.
After lunch we visit Gamla , a Jewish stronghold against the Romans, some 2000 years ago.
On our last day in the north we could explore Holy Christian sites around the Sea of Galilee, such as Capernaum , Church of the Multiplication of Loaves and Fishes , Mount of Beatitudes , and Magdala , and then drive to Nazareth to visit the Church of Annunciation and S. Joseph Church .
A morning transfer to the airport will enable you to fly above Jerusalem and the Dead Sea down to Eilat , where you could have an experience of Scuba Diving at the Red Sea . In the evening you can also enjoy the night life of the city.
Crossing the border in the morning, a representative of “Jordan Inspiration Tours” will be waiting for you, and take you to a short tour of Aqaba , and then head up to Wadi Rum for a unique off-road tour, and an authentic Bedouin lunch.
In the Afternoon we will drive alond the Biblical “Kings highway” to Madaba.
A short distance from the hotel we will sample some of Madaba ancient mosaic floors, and especially the famous “Madaba Map” mosaic.
A morning flight from Amman to Cairo , will get to the capital of Egypt, where a representative of “Egypt Tailor Made Tours” will meet you and take you straight to the The Egyptian Museum , to appreciate its vast display of Pharonic antiquities, and especially the treasures from the tomb of Tut-Ankh-Amon.