Superlink Travels
Pilgrimage to Holy Land & Egypt - 11 Day - 2017 

 

Itinerary

Day 01
Group report at the Bandaranaike International Airport.
Group met by the Superlink Representative at the Departure Lounge.
Depart to Jordan

Lunch not included

Arrive in Jordan (Amman is the Capital of Jordan, known in Biblical times as Rabbath Amman).

And thereafter depart to Israel via Border Crossing
Transfer to hotel for dinner and overnight stay in Israel.

Day 02
Breakfast at hotel.

Morning drive to Galiliee. Then take a boat ride across the Sea of Galilee. (As taken by Jesus and his disciples). Visit the Church of Primacy, the Church of Multiplication (the place where Jesus blessed the fishes and the loaves) and the Mount of Beatitudes (Venue of Jesus' Sermon on the Mount)


Lunch included

Afternoon, visit Cana of Galilee (first miracle of water into wine) Visit Nazareth and visit the Church of Annunciation (where Angel Gabriel appeared to our Lady) and the Church of St Joseph (where St Joseph had his carpentry shop).
Mount Precipice where an angry mob attempted to throw Jesus off the cliff (Luke 4:16-30). Capernaum (the town of Jesus) Drive to Jerusalem.
Transfer to hotel for Dinner and overnight stay.

Day 03
Breakfast at hotel

Morning tour of Bethlehem and visit the Church of the Nativity (birthplace of Jesus Christ) / Church of St Catherine (The Catholic Church in the Church of the Nativity where Christmas Midnight Mass is celebrated). Also visit Shepherd Field and the Milk Grotto.

Lunch included

Thereafter, visit the Western Wall (the Wailing Wall which is the most sacred place for the Jewish people) view the Golden Gate (as tradition says where Jesus made his triumphal entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday) and also view the Temple Mount Dome of the Rock (where tradition says was the rock where Abraham prepared to sacrifice his son) Visit Ein Karem and see the Birth Place and Church of the St John the Baptist and the Basilica of the Visitation (where Mary visited her cousin Elizabeth) also visit Marys spring.
Visit Emmaus-Abu Ghosh (the place where Jesus Christ had a meal with his disciples before his ascension).

Visit the church of the Our Lady of the Ark of the Covenant

Return to hotel for dinner and overnight stay

Day 04
Breakfast at hotel

Morning enjoy a panoramic view of the Old City from Mount of Olives. Visit the Pater Noster (Church of the Lord's Prayer), and then visit the place where Jesus Christ ascended to heaven and you could see his footprints on the rock. Thereafter visit Basilica of the Agony in the Garden of Gethsemane (Where Jesus spent the night before his betrayal)

Lunch not included

Visit Mount Zion and the Room of the Last Supper then visit the Church of the Dormition (where the statue of Virgin Mary lies in the peaceful slumber of death). Afternoon visit the Church of St Peter in Galicantu
(The place where Peter wept when the cock crowed for the third time marking his denial of Jesus Christ.) Thereafter, visit the Dungeon where, as tradition says, Jesus was kept before he was taken to trial)

Return to hotel for dinner and overnight at hotel

Day 05
Breakfast at hotel

Visit St Stephen's Gate (where St. Stephen was stoned). Visit the Pool of Bethesda (where the crippled man was healed after 38 years) and the Church of St Anne (dedicated to the mother of the Virgin Mary/ site of the birth place of Virgin Mary) Walk along the Via Dolorosa
(Way of the Cross) with stops at every station. Then visit the Church of the Holy Sepulcher (Tomb of Jesus and the Rolling Stone) / Calvary (Place where Jesus Christ was crucified).

Lunch not included

In the afternoon visit the Dead Sea / Lowest place in the world / Saltiest Sea
So dense you do not sink but float on the surface.

Return to hotel for dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

Day 06
Breakfast at hotel

Visit Jericho and view the Sycamore Tree and take the Cable Car to
Mt. of Temptation. And also view Mount of Temptation, rising to a height of 350 Meters above sea level and commanding a magnificent and panoramic view of the Jordan Valley, and the site where Jesus spent forty days and forty nights fasting and meditating during the temptation of Satan.

Lunch included

Visit the place where Jesus was Baptized- Jordan River
Return to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.

Day 07
Breakfast at hotel.

Departure to Jordan via Border crossing.

Lunch included

Timely transfer to the airport for the departure flight to Cairo
Arrive in Egypt, meet / assist by our representative and transfer to the hotel for Dinner and overnight at hotel.

Day 08
Breakfast at hotel
After breakfast visit Memphis (the first Capital City in the Whole World and The Ancient Capital of Egypt during The Era of The Pharaohs) and Sakkara (The Cemetery of Memphis and The City of Necropolis in the ancient times of the Pharaohs)

Lunch included

Then visit one of the Most Significant and important sites in the world The Great Pyramids of Giza (Each pyramid was built to preserve and protect the bodies of the Kings for eternity The largest, The Great Pyramid, was built as a tomb of Pharaoh Khufu and is one of the Seven Wonders of the World It originally stood at about 480 feet high and contained about 2.3 million blocks with an average weight of 2.5 metric tons each) Also visit the largest ancient sculpture in Egypt, The Sphinx (dating from 2500 BC, the Great Sphinx is about 66 feet high and about 240 feet long In ancient Egypt, sphinxes were statues representing deities, with the body of a lion and the head of some other animal or man, frequently in the likeness of the King)
A camel ride at the Pyramids will be provided free of charge with the compliments of Superlink travels!
Evening transfer for the Sound and Light Show at the Pyramids
Dinner and overnight at hotel

Day 09
Breakfast at hotel
After breakfast visit the Church where the Holy Family Lived and the Egyptian Museum

Lunch included

Afternoon at leisure for shopping on your own Evening transfer for Dinner Cruise on the River Nile with the Belly Dance and Egyptian entertainment
Return to the hotel for overnight stay


Day 10
Breakfast at hotel

Lunch not included
Transfer to the Airport for the departure flight to Colombo

Day 11
Arrive in Colombo.

Pilgrimage Ends...

The sequences of visits are subject to change.



Price of Pilgrimage

SHARING TWIN
Rs 350,000/- per person
SINGLE ROOM
Rs 440,000/-  per person
TRIPLE ROOM
Rs 350,000/-per person
CHILD BETWEEN 2  12 YRS
Rs 350,000/- per child
INFANT (0  2 YEARS)
Rs 100,000/-per infant


PILGRIMAGE PRICE INCLUDES
• Economy Class Return Air Fare
• Hotel Accommodation in Jordan, Holy Land & Egypt
• Breakfast & Dinner in Holy Land & Egypt as mentioned in the itinerary
• Lunch - 4 Lunches in Holy Land. 2 Lunches included
• Tips for the Holy Land Pilgrimage (Guides, Drivers, Hotel Staff & Airport Representative)
• Travel Insurance Policy (Coverage: US $ 75,000/ age up to 70 years/ Subject to conditions as per the Insurance Policy/Company& Provided for Sri Lankan Passport Holders Only)
• Arrival/Departure/Transfers and Sightseeing in Jordan, Holy Land and Egypt by Deluxe A/C Coach
• Award winning English speaking guide throughout the Pilgrimage in Holy Land & Egypt
• Professionally trained Superlink Representative will accompany the Group
• Airport taxes in Sri Lanka and Fuel surcharge on Air Ticket
• Visa fees for the Sri Lankan Passport Holders for Jordan and Israel arrival and departure taxes for Jordan and Israel (airport / border taxes) (Provided for the Sri Lankan Passport Holders travelling from/ via Sri Lanka along with the group) since it is a group visa.

PILGRIMAGE PRICE EXCLUDES
• Transportation to/from Colombo Airport
• Lunch - 4 Lunches not included as per the itinerary.
• Egypt visa fee (Sri Lanakan Passport Holder
• Travel Insurance Policy-Additional surcharge of Rs. 8,500/- will apply to pilgrims between age 70-85 years
• Foreign Passport Holders has to pay Rs.20,000/- per person to the Superlink Travels as their Visa fee for Jordan,airport departure taxes for Jordan, arrival and departure border tax for Jordan and Israelsince the visas are obtained individually.(For the Foreign Passport Holders travelling from/ via Colombo along with the group)
• Foreign Passport Holdersthose who arriving directly in Amman, have to pay for their Individual Visas on arrival approximately US $ 58 per person and Rs.11,000/- per person to the Superlink Travels as their arrival and departure border tax for Jordan and Israel since the visas are obtained individually.
• Foreign Passport Holders should obtain their Visa to Sri Lanka/ Travel Insurance(which covers the entirejourney)from their country of residence
• Any Meals during transit at the Airports
• Excess baggage charges
• Beverages during the Meals
• Laundry
• Expenses of a personal nature 


DEPOSIT : Rs 200,000/- per person payable at the time of booking*
Balance payment to be finalised 12 weeks prior to departure


ABOVE RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Group Photos

Pilgrimage to Holy Land - 07 Feb 2016.

Pilgrimage to Holy Land - 14th March 2016.

Pilgrimage to Holy Land - 10th April 2016.

Pilgrimage to Holy Land 11th April 2016.

Pilgrimage to Holy Land 11th April 2016.

Holy Land - 17 Apr 2016

Pilgrimage to Holy Land 18th April 2016.

Pilgrimage to Holy Land 22nd May 2016.

Pilgrimage to Holy Land 22nd June 2016.

Pilgrimage to Holy Land - 25 Jun 2016

Pilgrimage to Holy Land - 10 Jul 2016

Pilgrimage to Holy Land - 11 Jul 2016

 

Pilgrimage to Holy Land - 07 Aug 2016

Pilgrimage to Holy Land - 07 Aug 2016

Pilgrimage to Holy Land - 14 Aug 2016

Pilgrimage to Holy Land - 14 Aug 2016


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