Day 1

Arrival and Overnight in Jerusalem

Upon arrival at Ben Gurion International Airport and after clearing passport control, our local representative will be waiting to welcome you with assistance to facilitate your luggage identification, handling, customs clearance and escort you to your waiting driver.   Transfer to your hotel in Jerusalem.

Day 2

Jerusalem

After a relaxed breakfast, visit the Western Wall, then enter the Temple Mountain. Visit the City of David and Hezekiah’s Tunnel. Walk in the Old City of Jerusalem, visit the Golgotha. Leave the Old City to the Garden Tomb and then visit the BYU Jerusalem Center. Overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 3

New Jerusalem / Bethlehem

After breakfast, visit Israel’s official memorial to the Holocaust, Yad VaShem, located on Mt. Herzl. Drive past The Knesset and the Israeli Supreme Court, on your way to the Israel Museum, Israel’s national museum, where you will see the Dead Sea Scrolls as well as a model of the Second Temple. Drive into today’s modern city of Bethlehem to see the Church of the Nativity, believed to be located at the birthplace of Jesus. From there, you can drive to the Shepherd’s Fields in Beit Sahour, which is the site where according to some tradition the angels first announced Jesus’ birth. Overnight in Jerusalem.

Day 4

Qumran/ Ein Gedi /Timna /Eilat

Descend to the lowest place on earth, as you drive along the shores of the Dead Sea to visit Qumran where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found. Continue to the desert oasis of Ein Gedi, enjoy a nature walk to the waterfall. Continue to Visit Timna. Proceed to the southern port city of Eilat for overnight

Day 5

Aqaba / Wadi Rum

Morning crossing of the Araba Border. Drive to Aqaba, the southern-most city in Jordan. Drive to Saudi Border (30 Min), then to Wadi Rum for 4WD excursion and desert camp (Zawaideh Camp or similiar). overnight in Wadi Rum.

Day 6

Petra/ Dead Sea/ Amman International Airport (QAI)

After Breakfast, drive out to visit the ancient Nabatean desert city of Petra. After exploring Petra's hidden treasures, drive to the Dead Sea, the lowest spot on earth. Enjoy sunbathing and an effortless swim relaxing in the gently lapping Dead Sea. In the afternoon, head to Amman International Airport (QAI for your flight departure