Crossing Over : Journey to the Promised Island
Embark on an extraordinary journey through the enchanting lands of Israel, Egypt, and Jordan, where history, culture, and breathtaking landscapes converge. Discover the ancient wonders of Israel, from the iconic Western Wall in Jerusalem to the serene shores of the Sea of Galilee. Immerse yourself in the timeless splendor of Egypt as you witness the majestic pyramids of Giza, sail along the mystical Nile River, and explore the captivating temples of Luxor and Karnak. Venture into the remarkable kingdom of Jordan, where the rose-red city of Petra and the awe-inspiring desert landscapes of Wadi Rum will leave you awe-struck. With each destination offering a unique tapestry of rich heritage and unforgettable experiences, this remarkable journey promises to create memories that will last a lifetime.
Day 1 -MANILA / CAIRO
Depart Manila on board a prestigious airline for
overnight flight to Cairo. Arrive in Cairo. After
immigration and customs formalities, meet your
guide and head for check in dinner and overnight
stay at the hotel.
Day 2 - Cairo
After breakfast, visit Coptic Cairo where we will visit Church of Virgin Mary which known as the “Hanging Church , Visit to St. Sergius Church or abo serga church where the holy family stayed in a crypt under the church for 3 months. the Pyramids of Giza One of the Seven Wonders of the World, In the afternoon, we will visit the Egyptian museum. Dinner Cruise at Nile River with Belly Dancing Show. Back to the hotel in Cairo for overnight.
Day 3 - CAIRO - ST. CATHERINE
After breakfast, drive to Sinai Desert passing by the Suez Canal and Moses Spring. Check in at hotel for dinner and overnight stay. Optional Early Morning Mountain Clim
Day 4 - ST. CATHERINE - JERUSALEM
Visit St. Catherine Monastery. Enjoy Lunch Then transfer to the Taba border . Meet and assist by our guide , Drive to your hotel for dinner & Overnight
Day 5 - JERUSALEM - BETHLEHEM
On to Mount olives with its church built in memory of Jesus ascension to heaven and a view of the Old City of Jerusalem, the Judean Desert, Moab Mountains and Dead Sea. Visit the Pater Noster Church, Dominus Flevit Church where Jesus wept. Then to the Church of All Nations, the Rock of Agony and the Garden of Gethsemane. Remember the Agony in the Garden? To Mount Zion, to visit the Room of the Last Supper where also the Holy Spirit descended upon the apostles. Nearby is the Dormition Abbey from where the Blessed Mary went up to heaven. Visit St. Peter in Gallicantu (Caiphas House), the Apostles Jail, the Sacred Stairway and view the Potters Field. Continue to BETHLEHEM, birthplace of Jesus. Meditate on the glory of the Birth of Our Savior at the Church of the Nativity. Sing Christmas hymns! Celebrate! What a glorious feeling! Drive to the Shepherds Field and Cave Chapel, a recent Byzantine excavation and past Ruth the Moabites Fields to the Judean Wilderness.
Day 6 - JERUSALEM - QUMRAN - DEAD SEA
Pray the Stations of the Cross along the Via Dolorosa. You’ll feel how much you’ve contributed to Christs sufferings, with this unforgettable experience. The way ends at the most venerated Church of the Holy Sepulchre, site of the Calvary. Visit the scale model of Jerusalem of the Second Temple period in the days of Christ. Drive through the Jordan Valley, down to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth. Swim or test its healing waters. Available are many products good for skin ailments. Continue to Qumran. Learn about the Dead Sea Scrolls which were discovered in the Qumran caves.
Day 7 -JERUSALEM—TIBERIAS - NAZARETH
After breakfast, check out from the hotel. Continue to Caesarea, Aqueduct. Up to Haifa, Israel’s third largest city, to visit Mount Carmel of the prophet Elijah. Pray at the Church, the biggest of the Carmelite Order. See the breathtaking view of the city and take photos of the world center of the Bahai faith. Renew baptismal vows in Yardenit, site of the baptism of Jesus by St. John the Baptist. Up to Mount Tabor to visit the Church of Transfiguration. Spend the night in Nazareth
Day 8 - NAZARETH – TIBERIAS
Begin at the Mount of Beatitudes where Jesus proclaimed the Eight Beatitudes. Remember, Blessed are the pure in spirit for they will see God. Meditation here. Pray at the St. Peters Primacy Church on the Sea of Galilee shore. Follow Jesus path to Tabgha, where he fed the multitudes with five loaves and two fishes. Walk along the shores of Capernaum; visit St. Peters house, where Jesus preached and healed Peters mother-in-law. Eucharistic Celebration and renewal of marriage vows. Here’s where the first miracle happened.
Day 9 NAZARETH - SHEIKH HUSSEIN—AMMAN
On to Nazareth, city chosen by God for the annunciation of the birth of His Son. Here Jesus grew to manhood. Visit the Basilica of Annunciation and St. Josephs workshop. Continue to the border to Jordan. Check in Hotel dinner and overnight.
Day 10 - AMMAN - PETRA— AMMAN
Ride by horse to the Siq, a half mile long unforgettable gorge. Experience the Indiana Jones film. At last you stand in awe in front of the Treasury, a Wonder of the World now declared the new 7th Wonder of the World, a rose colored monumental building artfully carved out of sheer rock. Continue on to see the other temples and tombs carved into the mountainside. This used to be the capital of the Nabatean civilization. Travel to Amman for overnight.
Day 11 - AMMAN - MADABA— Mt. NEBO / MANILA
After breakfast, check out from the hotel, explore the town of Madaba and discover the amazing Byzantine mosaics excavated from throughout the town. See the Madaba Map, the oldest preserved mosaic map of the Holy Lands. Drive to Mount Nebo and wonder at the view where Moses looked across to the Promised Land and later died and was buried. Drive to Queen Alia airport for final departure.
Day 12 - MANILA
Arrival in Manila.
– TWIN / TRIPLE : USD 2980.00
– SINGLE : USD 3560.00
*Min 25 passengers to operate this tour
- USD400 deposit (Non-Refundable)
- Full payment upon confirmation.
- Full cancellation charges will be
applied to any cancellation made 29
days before the departure; 50%
cancellation penalty 30-45 days
before the departure.
- Minimum 35 passengers to operate
this tour, otherwise Tour Operator
has the right to cancel or
reschedule the tour.
- Additional surcharge will be applied
to any Rebooking, Reissuance,
Extensions and any revisions to the
- Roundtrip AIRFARE via OMAN AIR
- First Class Hotel (4* or 5*)
- Daily Buffet Breakfast, Lunch,
- Luxury Private Coach with WIFI
- Professional English Local Guide
- Tours & Admissions
- Tipping for Drivers & Guides
- 13 Days Travel Insurance
- Visa Fees & Border Taxes
- Travel Tax & Airline Taxes
- 2 Bottled Water per day on coach
- Filipino Tour Leader
- Tour Chaplain
- Pre-departure Briefing
- Gift Set from Holyland
- E-WINER Travel Kit & Ba
- Drinks during meals
- Airport / Hotel Porterage