Day 1: Arrive at Damascus airport. Arrival to Damascus airport. Meet & assist. Transfer to your hotel for dinner & O/N. Includes: (D).
Day 2: Damascus. Damascus is splendid city of a glorious past. Explore the national museum,the folklore museum, the tomb of Saladin & the straight street of Damascus are to be visited before lunch. This after-noon is an easy visit to the Christian quarter where St. Ananias saw the vision of God who ordered him to cure St. Paul out of his blindness. Free time to do shopping in the souq of Hamdieh which is stuffed up with every type of fine Orientals. At the end of the day we drive over Qasioun Mountain to overlook Damascus. Back to the hotel for dinner & O/N. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 3: Damascus/ Palmyra/ Damascus. Today continue your drive through the famous Syrian Desert to Palmyra, the city of a thousand column. We explore the temple of god Bel, the museum, the viarecta, the tombs, the theater, the Agora, the monumental arch, Zanobia bath & Diocletian camp. Lunch to be included in a local restaurant. Driving back to Damascus for dinner & O/N. Includes: (B), (L), (D).
Day 4: Damascus/ Bosra/ Jordan. We depart Damascus southward to visit Bosra, one of the ten prominent Roman cities. We start the visit at the Roman gate of the wind & we walk to the underground market, the lantern gate, the Islamic castle, the Roman theater, the water reservoir, the Nabatean gate, the Byzantine cathedral & the church of the nostorian monk Bahira who met Prophet Mohammed & predicated his prophetic mission. Transfer to Jordan. Includes: (B), (L).
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