The holyland is one of the favorite premium incentive tours by travelers worldwide, with trips to 3 countries, more than 5 cities and an unforgettable travel experience. Our tour includes a tour coordinator/escort to assist your group throughout the tour and ensure that the itinerary runs smoothly.
How much does the tour cost?
The tour cost vary depending on the number of participants and the destination. Our quotation/proposal will include the airfare, accommodations, transfers from city to city, tours and meals (as requested), and visa assistance.
Can we customize a tour for our group?
Yes, you can definitely mix and match destinations, include pre or post departure tours or activities from the itinerary and work around your budget.
Below is a sample of our itinerary. You may opt to follow this itinerary or you can add a pre-departure tour to Dubai, or a post-departure tour to Turkey, Europe and much more.
DAY 01 DEPARTURE MANILA
Airport Check in 21:20 H at NAIA Terminal 3 – via Emirates Airlines for your flight to Cairo with transit in Dubai. Enjoy luxurious meals and entertainment on-board.
DAY 02 CAIRO
Arrive CAIRO AIRPORT at 1040H, meet and tour commence immediately starting in OLD CAIRO for visit at the HANGING CHURCH and COPTIC CHURCH where it is believe the HOLY FAMILY stayed after fleeing from Bethlehem for fear of Herod’s order of slaughtering infants under 3 years. Lunch en-route. Then visit to Papyrus Factory to discover how the first paper was made during the ancient time before proceeding to the hotel for check in. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.
DAY 03 CAIRO
Hotel Breakfast. This full city tour includes visit to the Egyptian Museum, Pyramids, and Sphinx. Lunch en-route. Afternoon itinerary includes visit to Khan El Khalili Bazaar to find good bargains for souvenir items until evening. Then on Dinner cruise and be entertained by the Belly Dancer and enjoy watching the skilled “Men in Skirt” rendering his piece. Back to hotel in Cairo for overnight. (Scheduled mass at ST JOSEPH CHURCH or to another catholic church in Cairo.)
DAY 04 CAIRO – ST. CATHERINE
Hotel Breakfast. Check out for long drive towards St. Catherine passing by Moses Springs and the Suez Canal. Lunch en-route then continue to HOTEL in ST. CATHERINE for Check-in, Dinner and overnight.
DAY 05 ST. CATHERINE – BETHLEHEM
Early morning on sun rise proceed to Mt. Sinai the traditional site where Moses received the Ten Commandments, back to Hotel for breakfast and check out then Drive towards Taba Border for crossing into Israel via Eilat. Drive to the lowest spot on earth, the Dead Sea then to Qumran for viewing the caves where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found inside a jar by a shepherd boy. Then to the oldest city in the world, Jericho , for visit Mount of Temptation and Sycamore Tree. Will drive towards Bethlehem for hotel check in. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Bethlehem.
DAY 06 BETHLEHEM – MT OF OLIVES – MT ZION – OLD CITY OF JERUSALEM -BETHLEHEM
Breakfast in the hotel, proceed to visit Mt. of Olives, visit the church of the Ascension, visit Pater Noster Church, the Dominos Flevit Church, where Jesus wept over Jerusalem shortly before the destruction of the second temple, then on continue to visit the Garden of Gethsemane where Jesus has been captured by the Romans after he has been betrayed by Judas, onto Mt. Zion to visit the St. Peter in Galicuntu, then King David’s Tomb and the Upper room, visit the Dormition Abbey. enter the Old City of Jerusalem from Dung Gate, visit the Walling Wall, onto the Area of the Mosque built on Mt. Moriah (Temple Mount), then walk the traditional Way of the Cross the 14 Stations of the Cross, and visit the Holy Sepulcher Church and the Empty Tomb of Jesus Christ. Back to HOTEL in BETHLEHEM for Dinner and overnight.
DAY 07 BETHLEHEM – HAIFA – NAZARETH
Hotel Breakfast and check-out, then visit the Nativity Church the birth place of Jesus Christ, and Milk Grotto And the Shepherd’s field, onto Eim Karem, visit St John the Baptist Church and Church of Visitation (Luke 1:39-56). Via Tel Aviv & Jaffa the commercial capitol of Israel then on to Jaffa, visit Peter’s Church, the House of Simon the Tanner, the Old City of Jaffa, and the old port, then proceed to Haifa City, ascend Mt. Carmel and enjoy a panoramic view over the Bay, visit Stella Maris on top and Cave of Alia, visit the Hanging Gardens and view the Bahai’ Shrine. then on to Cana , where Jesus did His first Miracle by changing water into wine. on proceed Nazareth for dinner and overnight.
DAY 08 TIBERIAS AREA
Breakfast in the hotel and then on proceed to Capernaum where Jesus used to live and Heal the sick preaching in the synagogue and performing miracles (Matthew 9:1, 4:13).and then head to Tabgha, visit the Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish, Church of St. Peter’s Primacy. Then on to Mt. of Beatitudes where Jesus delivered the Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5:1-8). Take a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee as Jesus used to do. Visit to the Jordan River where Jesus was baptized in the river by John the Baptist (Mark 1:9-11). Visit the impressive Basilica of Annunciation, St Joseph Church – see the original workshop of St. Joseph and home of the Holy Family. Dinner and overnight in hotel in TIBERIAS.
DAY 09 NAZARETH – JERASH – AMMAN
Hotel Breakfast and Check-out. Drive up to Mount Tabor (Jesus Transfiguration). Drive to Sheikh Hussein border for crossing into JORDAN. Will be met the local guide then drive to Jerash, a well preserve city of the Roman Empire. See the biblical land of Gilead with ancient ruins, temples, theaters, and plazas before check in at Hotel in AMMAN for Dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 10 DAYTOUR TO PETRA
Breakfast in the hotel then on proceed to Petra, start the trip on horse back of to the Siq, the narrow canyon, and then walk 1.2 km till you reach the most beautiful monument: the Treasury. Among other monuments you will see are the Street of Facades, the Royal Tombs, Pharaoh’s Castle, the Amphitheater and the Monastery El Deir. Return to hotel in Amman for Dinner and overnight.
DAY 11 MT. NEBO – MADABA – AIRPORT
Hotel Breakfast. Check out. Then visit Madaba the Roman Byzantine town & Mt. Nebo where Moses was buried. (Lunch enroute). Dead Sea dip-Amman Beach Tourism Resort. Dinner then transfer to Queen Alia Airport.
DAY 12 ARRIVE MANILA
Arrival in Manila
TOUR COST INCLUDES:
- Roundtrip airfare on economy class Manila-Dubai-Cairo & Amman-Dubai-Manila via Emirates
- Hotel accommodations
- Breakfast and Dinner throughout +1 St. Peter’s lunch
- Transfers from airport/hotel/airport
- All tours & sites visits as specified in the itinerary
- Services of English-speaking tour guide all throughout.
PIRKKO & TROYTOURS, INC., has arranged for the various tour services to be performed under the responsibility of various contractors. Pirkko & Troytours, Inc., its employees, or its sub-agents therefore only act as agents for the contractors providing the various services described in the tour and accept no responsibility or liability in connection with losses or accidental expenses due to delays of schedule, overbooking, defaults or “force majeure”. All tours and arrangements are subject to the general conditions specified by each contractor. Tour itineraries and prices are subject to change without prior notice. When making a tour booking, the passenger acknowledges and accepts the foregoing conditions.
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