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13 DAY ISRAEL AND JORDAN TOUR
23rd September 2023 - 23rd October 2023R44890
|TRAVEL TIME TOURS (PTY) LTD
13 DAY ISRAEL AND JORDAN TOUR 2023
Date: Tour 2/2023 (23rd September – 5th October 2023)
Person sharing based on 25 pax & subject to increases in exchange rates, flight prices & airport taxes at time of compilation of programme. Price: R44 890
The order of the tour program may be subject to change but all sites as per the itinerary will be visited.
Departure: from Cape Town, South Africa. Departures from other destinations can be arranged subject to terms and conditions.
Prices for children available on request.
Order of the tour program may be subject to change but all sites as per the itinerary will be visited.
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Excluded from the tour price:
Single supplement surcharges
|Meet at Cape Town International Airport for our flight to Tel Aviv, Israel. Dinner on board.
|After breakfast on the flight, we arrive in Tel Aviv and depart for the Jordanian Border in a luxury air-conditioned bus. After crossing the border, we visit Royal Automobile Museum before traveling to Amman to overnight.
|Visit Jerash and then travel to Petra. Just before entering Petra, we visit the place where Moses is reputed to have struck “the rock”.
|Visit Petra with breath taking views of this amazing city carved out of rose-coloured rock. In the late afternoon departure to Wadi Rum for a desert experience in 4×4 vehicles, climbing dunes, admiring huge ochre coloured rock pinnacles and spending the night in tents for the ultimate Bedouin experience.
|We head back for Amman, on route visiting the Madaba Map and Mount Nebo where Moses had sight of the Promised Land before he died. We travel to the border crossing and make our way to Jerusalem.
|Visit the Pools of Siloam, Mary’s Spring, Birthplace of John the Baptist and Holocaust Museum. Introduction to the Old City / Damascus Gate/ Quarters of the Old City.
|We travel to Jericho where Joshua and his people entered the Holy Land. Here we visit the Fountain of Elisha and see the Mount of Temptation. On route to Masada we see the caves of Qumran where the Dead Sea scrolls were “accidentally” discovered by a local shepherd boy in 1947. We then travel to the lowest place on earth – the Dead Sea for the unique opportunity to float on the salty mineral waters of the Dead Sea.
|Visit Mount of Olives, Pater Noster, where Jesus taught his disciples the Lord’s Prayer and then on to the Dominus Flevit (Teardrop Church) where Jesus lamented over Jerusalem. Thereafter we visit the Garden of Gethsemane as well as the Church of all Nations. At Mount Zion visit the church of St. Peter in Gallicantu, where Peter denied Jesus and see the ancient ruins of Caiaphas’ house where the Lord Jesus was taken on the night of His arrest We viisit the Upper Room where Jesus and His disciples partook of the Last Supper as well as King David’s Tomb. Then on to Bethlehem to visit the birthplace of Jesus and the Shepherds Fields.
|Today we visit the Wailing Wall, Temple Mount, Pools of Bethesda and follow the Via Dolorosa. We visit the Cardo and examine part of the Original City Wall that Nehemiah built. Following this we explore the Jewish Quarter and end the day with the Western Wall Tunnels.
|We leave Jerusalem and travel to Caesarea to see an ancient Aqueduct. Then on to Mount Carmel where Elijah confronted the prophets of Baal followed by Megiddo where we overlook the breath-taking Valley of Jezreel (where the Battle of Armageddon will take place). In Nazareth we visit the Nazareth Village and experience village life in the 1st Century AD. Following this we visit Cana, where Jesus turned water into wine.
|We sail on the Sea of Galilee in a replica boat from the time of Christ. We visit places along the Sea of Galilee where Jesus travelled, preached and performed many miracles, including Capernaum, Tabgha, the Mount of Beatitudes and the St Peter’s Primacy Church. The day ends with a visit to the Yardnit Baptismal Site on the Jordan River.
|A visit to Golgotha – place of the skull – where Jesus was probably crucified and the Garden Tomb where we celebrate the Lord’s Supper. The rest of the day is at leisure and you may want to explore Ben Yehuda Street / Mahane Market / Jaffa Street. It is then time to make our way to the airport for our flight back to South Africa.
|Arrive back in South Africa.
|Completed registration forms received are a preliminary reservation of your place on the tour. No deposit is required to accompany the registration form. A part payment towards the tour in the amount of R16 500.00 per person is due no later than 4 months before the departure date, i.e., 22nd May 2023. In the event of the minimum requirement of 25 tour registrations & part payments not been met by the due date, your part payment will be refunded to you. However, with a minimum of 25 registrations and part payments received (used to secure flight tickets and other land arrangement reservations) the tour goes ahead and at this point becomes non-refundable. This part payment amount will be deducted from your overall tour price. The balance of the tour price due is to be paid no later than 2 months before the departure date. For more information, terms and conditions, registration forms and banking details contact Travel Time Tours.