Moslem Pilgrims Tour

Day 01: Arrival from Jordan via Allenby bridge. Meeting and assistance by our guide / driver. Drive to visit Jericho, the oldest and still inhabited town on earth, situated at 250 meters beneath sea level. Visit the Umayyad Palace of the Caliph Hisham Ibn Abd el Malik (724-743). Proceed to the Dead Sea, the lowest spot on earth and the saltiest of all seas. The Dead Sea is also known as: Bahr Lout (the Sea of Lot). It is in this area that God destroyed the sinners in the towns of Sodom and Gomorrah.

Retracing the road along the Dead Sea, starts the climb up to Jerusalem. On the way, a road leads to Nebi Mousa, a famous Mukam of the Prophet Moses.
Upon arrival in Jerusalem, check-in at the hotel. Overnight.

Day 02: After breakfast, drive up to the summit of the Mount of Olives with the breathtaking view over the city of Jerusalem. Visit the mosque of the Ascension, the place from which Sidna Issa ascended to heaven. View the Mukams of Rabia el Adawiyeh and of Suliman el Farisi. At the foot of the Mount of Olives is the Garden and the Church of Gethsemane. This is the place Sidna Issa frequented very often.
Drive to the Old City Gate to enter Al Haram El Sharif for noontime prayer. This is the first Kibla and the Third Haram in importance for Islam.
In the afternoon, walking tour in the old walled city of monuments such as the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, the most important Church for Christians. Return to the hotel. Overnight.

Day 03: After breakfast, drive to Hebron (Khalil el Ruhman). Visit the Ibrahimi mosque containing the tombs of the Patriarchs: Abraham, Ishak and Jacob as well as those of Sarah, Rebekah and Leah. On the way back, view Solomon’s Pools before arriving in Bethlehem, the birthplace of Sidna Issa. Back to Jerusalem, stop on Mount Zion to see the tomb of Nebi Daoud (David). Return to hotel. Overnight.

Day 04: Drive to Nebi Samuel in the outskirts of Jerusalem. Continue to Ramla. Umayyad City built by Caliph Suleiman, son of Abu Al Malik, in 716. It was the Principal City and capital of the country until the time of the Crusaders. After the Crusaders, it retained its position under the Mameluks and the Turks. Visit the Great Mosque, see the tower of Ramla, also known as the Tower of the Forty Companions of the Prophet, begun by Bibars in 1267 and continued by Sultan Nazir Mohammed Ibn Kalaun in 1318. See the White Mosque built by the Umayyad Caliph Suleiman in 716. Visit the tomb of Nebi Saleh. Continue to Jaffa, a port-city on the Mediterranean. Visit the Mahmudiyeh Mosque and the Mosque of Simon the Tanner. See the Watch-Tower and continue to Tel Aviv. Panoramic tour and time for shopping. Return to Jerusalem. Overnight.

Day 05: After breakfast, drive via Nablus and Affula to Nazareth. It is the place of the Annunciation by the Angel Gabriel to Sittna Mariam and Sidna Yousef the carpenter. See the Fountain of Sittna Mariam and the Carpentry shop of Sidna Yousef. Continue through some Arab villages and the Horns of Hittin, to Tiberias, situated on the Sea of Galilee. Visit around the Lake important sites related to the public life and preaching of Sidan Issa. Return to Jerusalem. Overnight.

Day 06: Transfer back to Allenby bridge to recross to Jordan.