Day 1: Athens. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Balance of day at leisure.
Day 2: Athens. Morning sightseeing tour of Athens including all famous monuments: House of Parliament, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Adrian’s Arch, Temple of the Olympian Zeus, the Royal Palace, the Academy, the University and the National Library. Tour will end by visiting the Acropolis and the new Acropolis Museum, “State of the art” in museum construction and very rich in content. Afternoon free to visit Plaka (The old Athens city) with lots of souvenir shops, restaurants and taverns.
Day 3: Athens - Hydra - Poros - Aegina. In the morning, transfer to Piraeus port for cruise ship and start a full day to the islands Hydra, Poros and Aegina. This small cruise will take you to Hydra, Poros and Aegina and bring you back in the evening full of fun and with the taste of the Greek islands. Possibility to swim and to learn Greek dances during the animation program of the afternoon onboard. This includes the transfers to and from the port, port taxes and lunch on board.
Day 4: Athens - Delphi. Full day excursion to the archaeological site of Delphi, known as the center of the ancient world. This tour will show you the ruins of ancient Delphi and also a big part of mainland Greece full of green and beautiful villages. Ancient Greece was full of religious places like Delphi, also connected with athletics and medical services. Lunch en route. Return to Athens in the afternoon.
Day 5: Athens - Ben Gurion Airport – Jerusalem. At the appropriate time, depending on your departure transfer to airport for departure flight to Tel-Aviv Arrival at Ben Gurion Airport. Assistance and transfer to hotel. Accommodation.
Day 6: Jerusalem - Bethlehem City-New: In the morning tour the City of Jerusalem, including the Knesset and the Menorah. Visit the Holocaust Museum and the Museum of Israel. We will also visit Ein Karem, birthplace of St. John the Baptist. Afternoon visit to Bethlehem, the Church of the Nativity and the Church of Santa Catalina. Return to hotel.
Day 7: Jerusalem (Old City). Early morning, visit the Wailing Wall. View of the Temple Mount. We will go through the Via Dolorosa, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Mount Zion visit the Basilica of the Dormition and the Upper Room where the Last Supper took place. Departure to the Mount of Olives from which you can see the old Jerusalem. Visit the Garden of Gethsemane with its ancient olive trees and the Church of All Nations. Return to hotel.
Day 8: Sheik Hussein Bridge – Jerash - Amman. Driving on Sheik Hussein border and pass through Jordan Jerash, one of the cities of the Decapolis. Visit the ancient Roman city, etc. Continue to Amman, the Jordanian capital short panoramic tour of the most important. Overnight in Amman.
Day 9: Amman - Petra - Amman. Out across the desert to Wadi Moussa, on the outskirts of the city of Petra. Then ride on horseback to reach the narrow Siq canyon that leads to the ruins of Petra, the ancient capital of the Nabataeans. Visit the world famous rock carved Rosa, Treasury, the Tomb of one of the Nabataean kings, etc. Return to Amman via the village of Wadi Moussa. Overnight in Amman.
Day 10: Amman - Madaba - Mt. Allenb and Nebo Bridge. Departure to Madaba to visit the ancient Byzantine city and see the ancient mosaic map of the Holy Land. Then we drive to Mount Nebo, from where Moses had his last vision. enjoy a magnificent panoramic view of the Jordan Valley, Jericho and the Dead Sea. Contemplate the remains of the Byzantine Church. Continue to the Allenby Bridge. Border crossing and return to Jerusalem.
Day 11: Jerusalem. Free day in Jerusalem. Accommodation. Optional excursion to the Dead Sea and Massada.
Day 12: Jerusalem - Ben Gurion Airport. According to your departure flight, you will be transferred to the airport.
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