Israel Jordan Egypt 9 day Tour Itinerary
Day 1 : Transfer from Ben Gurion airport to your hotel in Tel Aviv. Free day – evening.
Day 2 : Nazareth and Sea of Galilee
Nazareth, travel along a scenic route with a view of Megiddo. Ascend to Nazareth and stop at the Mount of Precipitation. Then we will drive to the Church of Annunciation next to that is the Church of St. Joseph, viewing the carpentry work that Jesus and Joseph created. Pass Cana where Jesus turned the water into wine, continue on to Mount Beatitude and Capernaum, home of the Benedictine Church.
Travel along the Sea of Galilee where you might have a chance to be baptized at Yardenit, in the Jordan River waters. Pass Mount Tabor on the return journey.
Return to hotels for overnight.
Day 3: Caesarea, Acre, and Haifa
Drive along the Mediterranean Coast to stop at the ancient town of Caesarea. Tour the amazing Roman theater that has been well preserved, and still is in use today, beside it is the hippodrome. Also tour the remains of a Roman temple.
Pass through Haifa and see the gold topped Bahai shrine and gardens. Then continue North to stop at Rosh Hanikra, take the cable car down to the grotto's, and walk through the caverns.
The final stop for the day is Acre, which was the largest crusader city in Israel. Be amazed at the way Acre is preserved, tour the Turkish prison where the British used tot hang Jews after the immigration from World War 2.
Return to hotel for overnight.
Day 4: Jerusalem and Bethlehem
Tour Jerusalem, start with a view of the Mount of Olives, the Garden of Gethsemane, the Jewish burial tombs, and the Church of all Nations. Enter the Zion gate of the Old City, and pass the Armenian Quarter to the Byzantine Cardo. Walk through the Jewish Quarter to arrive at the Western Wall. Continue to walk along the Via Dolorosa following the Stations of the Cross to arrive at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher.
Walk through the markets in the Old City, and then depart for Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus. In Bethlehem walk across Manger Square to the Church of Nativity. When leaving you will see the field of Ruth.
Day 5: Masada and Dead Sea
Descend Jerusalem through the Judean Desert to arrive at the Dead Sea. Pass the Inn of the Good Samaritan and stop for a few minutes at the sea level marker. You can see Jericho in the distance. Arrive at Masada to ascend on the cable car to the top. Tour the palaces, bath house, ancient synagogue, and the Roman barracks. After touring Masada go for lunch and then continue on to the Dead Sea for a swim in the therapeutic waters.
Return to Tel Aviv and overnight in hotel.
Day 6: Petra
In the early morning you will get on the plane in Tel Aviv and arrive in Eilat. We will pick you up from the airport and take you across the border to Petra. Enjoy touring with a qualified guide, see the treasury, the amphitheater, and much more. After the tour go for lunch and to your hotel. (There is an option to sleep in a hotel in Petra or the tents in the Wadi Rum desert.)
Day 7: Wadi Rum
Start the day with a 4-hour jeep tour. See how the Bedouins live, the great drawings on the sandstone that are over 2000 years old. After the jeep tour, drive back to Arava border, cross to Israel, transfer to Egypt border. Our representative will meet you in Egypt side, drive to Cairo (around 10 hours, with stops), arrive to Cairo and check in to your hotel for overnight.
Day: 8 Cairo
After breakfast, start the day with a tour of the pyramids and the Sphinx. Continue to tour the famous Khan el Khalili Bazaar, where you can buy just about anything. Tour the Reptilian Museum with its hundreds of thousands of artifacts, paintings, coins, mummies, statues, and much more. Overnight in Cairo.
Day 9: Cairo
Travel to the Sakkara Valley to see some of the most famous pyramids like the Djoser that is also called the Step Pyramid. Tour the Old City of Cairo with its many fortifications, and Churches.
Day 10: Transfer
After breakfast check out from the hotel and transfer to Ben Gurion airport.
Minimum 2 persons
- Church of Annunciation
- Church of St. Joseph
- Sea of Galilee
- Roman temple
- Bahai shrine and gardens
- Rosh Hanikra
- Church of all Nations
- Old City
- Western Wall
- Church of the Holy Sepulcher
- Church of Nativity
- Dead Sea
- Wadi Rum
- Egyptian museum
- Sakara Valley
- Djoser pyramid
- Transportation from day 1 of the tour until day 10.
- 9 nights 3-star hotel on B/B basis (upgrade is available for an extra fee)
- All breakfasts.
- Lunch on the Petra day tour
- Lunch on the Cairo Tour
- 8 days guided touring
- Entrance fees to all the main attractions mentioned
- group tour
- Domestic flight from Tel Aviv to Eilat 1 way
- Departure tax ($65 for each border) per person for both borders
- Visa (we provide the visa on the spot $50)
- Visa for Jordan $75 per person
- Personal expenses and private insurance.
- Other languages available for an extra fee.
- We recommend that you have cash money available for border fees and tips.
- Single traveler price -
What you need to know:
- Have a valid passport and landing card.
- Voucher and visa/tax/tip money in cash only (payable in U.S dollars, Euro, Pound Sterling or Israeli Shekel).
- Very warm clothing in Winter, cool comfortable clothing and head covering in Summer.
- Good walking shoes.
- Personal insurance is not included. Please note: No insurance company insures any accident from a horse or any other animal.