24-Day Panoramic Middle East Bible Journey

Discover the Sacred Biblical Sites in Middle East

Walk in Jesus' footsteps as you visit ancient wonders, hallowed lands, captivating historical sites, and mystical attractions.

Explore ancient wonders in Turkey, sacred sites in Israel, captivating history in Jordan, and the mystical allure of Egypt. From the Roman charm of Ephesus to the hallowed lands of Jerusalem, and from the ancient city of Petra to the majesty of the Great Pyramids, immerse yourself in the spiritual essence of the Middle East.

We are happy to customize this itinerary by accommodating your specific interests, adjusting the scheduling, or planning special themed events and activities for celebrations such as birthdays, anniversaries, retirement celebrations, or bucket list experiences.

Days:

24±

Price:

from US$12,580 p/p

Best For:

Bucket list trip

Best Time:

Mar. - May, Sep. - November

Flights:

International on request

Turkey, Israel, Jordan and Egypt Bible Journey Map (Suggested Route)

Map of bible journey

Brief Itinerary

Day Highlights
1-3
Istanbul
Witness the Blue Mosque
4-5
Kusadasi
Explore Ephesus and Pamukkale
6-7
Cappadocia
Discover the unique rock formations
8
Istanbul
Experience the Turkey Hammam
9-12
Jerusalem
Trace Jesus' path in Israel
13-14
Petra
Explore Jordan Historic Gems
15-17
Cairo
Witness the Great Pyramids
18-20
Nile Cruise
Discover Aswan and Luxor
21-23
Sharm El Sheikh
Hike Mount Sinai and Relax on beach
24 Return to Cairo and Depart
This is the ultimate choice for your Bucket list trip. If you long for a pilgrimage to the Biblical sites, coupled with the enchanting history and culture of the Middle East, rest assured that I am here to make your dream a reality.
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Tour Highlights

Experience a spiritual journey by retracing the path of Jesus in Israel.
Church of All Nations
Delve into the wonders of Moses' mountain- Mount Sinai with an unforgettable experience.
Mount Sinai
Take your excitement to new heights as you enjoy a thrilling aerial journey over Cappadocia.
Cappadocia hot air balloon
Discover the awe-inspiring Pyramids of Giza and unravel their mysteries on a camelback adventure.
Giza Pyramids
Unwind and surrender to pure bliss as you indulge in the rejuvenating experience of a Turkey Hammam.
the dead sea
Enjoy the El-Tannoura Show, featuring Sufi garbs, rhythmic beats, and live music, celebrating Egypt's history.
El-Tannoura Show
Uncover the timeless history and mesmerizing allure of Petra's rose-hued canyons.
ancietn city of Petra
Peruse the priceless artifacts in the Egyptian Museum, among which are the prized treasures of Tutankhamun.
Egyptian Museum
Embark on a traditional dahabiya cruise, sail along the majestic Nile.
Dahabiya cruise on the Nile
Explore Istanbul's hidden treasures, from magnificent mosques to lively bazaars.
Hagia Sophia

Itinerary Details

Day 1
Istanbul Arrival
  • Welcome to the mesmerizing country of Turkey!
  • Upon your arrival at Istanbul airport, our representative and driver will greet you and ensure a comfortable transfer to your hotel.
Day 2
Istanbul | Unveil the Golden Horn Splendor
Blue MosqueThe Blue Mosque in Istanbul
  • In the morning, your private guide will meet you at your hotel for an exciting Golden Horn tour.
  • Visit the impressive Topkapi Palace, discovering the opulent residence of past sultans and the history of the Ottoman empire.
  • Explore the awe-inspiring Hagia Sophia, marveling at its grandeur and intricate mosaics.
  • Admire the beautiful Blue Mosque with its iconic blue tiling and visit the historic Hippodrome.
  • Conclude the tour at Rustem Pasha Mosque, admiring its intricate tile work.
Day 3
Istanbul | A Day of Vibrant Discovery
Bosphorus straitthe Scenery along the Bosphorus Strait
  • A full day discovering Istanbul's vibrant bazaars and renowned mosque awaits you.
  • Explore the historic Grand Bazaar, one of the oldest covered markets in the world, and witness skilled artisans at work.
  • Visit the magnificent Süleymaniye Mosque and enjoy panoramic views from the adjacent gardens.
  • Discover the enticing Spice Bazaar and indulge in delightful scents and flavors.
  • Experience Istanbul's iconic landmarks from a different perspective on a Bosphorus cruise(Shared cruise), admiring mansions, palaces, and majestic mosques.
Day 4
Kusadasi | Explore Ephesus' Church of Revelation
Ephesus ancient cityEphesus Ancient City
  • A private transfer to Istanbul Airport is provided for your flight to Izmir.
  • Upon arrival at Izmir airport, you will be greeted and transferred to Ephesus.
  • Step into the rich history of the Ancient City of Ephesus as you embark on an immersive journey through time. Witness the well-preserved remnants of this remarkable city and immerse yourself in its vibrant past as you visit renowned landmarks including the Arcadian Way, the Theater, the Roman Baths, the Celcus Library, the Shrine of Virgin Mary, and the Basilica of St. John.
  • Proceed to your Kusadasi hotel and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay.
Day 5
Kusadasi | Admire the Majestic Pamukkale
PamukkaleThe Beauty of Pamukkale
  • Discover the enchanting beauty of Pamukkale, a mesmerizing destination where nature's artistry takes form as cascading terraces of gleaming white travertine pools.
  • Discover Hierapolis' ancient health spa, a perfect blend of Roman origins and soothing relaxation. Immerse yourself in its rich history, explore well-preserved ruins, and marvel at the remarkable Roman architecture.
  • Journey onwards to Aphrodisias, a captivating destination named after the goddess Aphrodite. Be prepared to be enthralled by the sheer architectural beauty that awaits you there.
  • Conclude the tour and smoothly transfer to your hotel in Kusadasi.
Day 6
Kusadasi-Cappadaocia | A Day of Marvels and Mystique
Pasabag Monks ValleyFairy Chimneys in Pasabag Monks Valley
  • Embark on your Cappadocia adventure with a private transfer to Izmir airport for your flight to Cappadocia. Explore this fascinating area upon arrival.
  • Begin with a visit to Devrent Valley, known as the "Imagination Valley", where you'll witness peculiar rock formations.
  • Explore Pasabag Monks Valley, adorned with fairy chimneys.
  • Discover Avanos, famous for its intricate pottery.
  • Explore the magnificent Byzantine art and frescoes of the Goreme Open Air Museum.
  • Enjoy panoramic views from Uchisar Castle and marvel at the beauty of Pigeon Valley.
  • Conclude your day with a drop-off at your hotel, filled with memories of Cappadocia's mystical landscape.
Day 7
Cappadocia | A Thrilling Soar Above Cappadocia
hot air balloon over CappadociaHot air balloon ride over Cappadocia
  • Experience the extraordinary landscapes of Cappadocia from a Royal Queen Hot Air Balloon(Max 20 passengers Sharing) during a stunning sunrise.
  • Explore Ortahisar Castle, a natural citadel, and admire the charming stone houses.
  • Descend into one of the subterranean cities-Kaymakli Underground City, and learn about the Christians who sought refuge there once.
  • Visit the troglodyte settlements in Cavusin Valley and marvel at the unique terrain of the Red Valley.
  • Delve into the secrets of Cappadocia's Wine House, gaining insight into the region's wine-making traditions.
  • Return to your hotel, filled with newfound knowledge and unforgettable experiences.
Day 8
Cappadocia-Istanbul | Experience the Turkey Hammam
Turkey HammamBody bubble massage in the Turkey Hammam
  • A private transfer will be provided to Nevsehir Airport for your flight to Istanbul.
  • Upon arrival, your driver will meet you and accompany you to the city for an unforgettable Turkey Hammam Experience(around 45min).
  • Spend the night in your cozy Istanbul Hotel.
Day 9
Istanbul-Tel Aviv-Jerusalem
  • Enjoy the anticipation of exploring a new destination as you head to the airport for your flight to Tel Aviv.
  • Welcome to the promised land! Meet your representative and enjoy a private transfer from Ben Gurion Airport to your hotel in Jerusalem.
  • Check in your Jerusalem hotel enjoy some leisure time to explore the charming old town at your own pace.
Day 10
Jerusalem | Trace Jesus' path in Jerusalem
Holy SepulchreHoly Sepulchre in Jerusalem
  • In the morning, our private guide will meet you at your hotel for an captivating Jerusalem tour.
  • Observe the panoramic view of the Jerusalem Old City from the Mount of Olives.
  • Discover the Chapel of the Ascension and the Pater Noster Church located on the Mount of Olives.
  • Explore the Church of All Nations and the Garden of Gethsemane situated at the base of the Mount of Olives.
  • Explore the Western Wall located in the Jewish Quarter of the old city.
  • Embark on a journey through history by retracing the footsteps along Via Dolorosa and explore the revered Holy Sepulchre, known for its historical and religious significance.
  • Uncover the sacred Mount Zion as you visit the revered King David's Tomb and delve into the significance of the Room of the Last Supper (the Cenacle).
Day 11
Jerusalem | Discover the Sacred Sites around Galilee
Basilica of the AnnunciationBasilica of the Annunciation in Nazareth
  • Discover the wonders of Nazareth as we visit the magnificent Basilica of the Annunciation and the charming St. Joseph Church.
  • Pass through Cana and delve into the remarkable Church of Jesus's first miracle, where water transformed into wine.
  • Delve into Capernaum and explore the remnants of the ancient Synagogue, a sacred site where Jesus himself once imparted his teachings.
  • Proceed to the Church of the Multiplication, a remarkable site where the miraculous multiplication of fishes and loaves took place, leaving you awe-inspired by its significance.
  • Wrapping up our day, we will visit the serene Yardenit Baptism Site, offering a profound and tranquil experience for reflection and spiritual connection.
  • Return to your Jerusalem hotel and enjoy a restful night's stay.
Day 12
Jerusalem | Witness the Birthplace of Jesus
Church of the NativityChurch of the Nativity
  • Drive through the Judean Desert, reaching the lowest point on Earth-- Jericho. Ascend the impressive Mount of Temptations where Jesus was tempted by Satan after his 40-day fast (round trip cable car included) and discover the enchanting Monastery of the Qurantul.
  • Explore Bethlehem by visiting its renowned landmarks, including the Church of the Nativity, the Milk Grotto, and the Chapel of Shepherd's Field.
  • Experience a range of emotions upon seeing the Anti-war graffiti on the Israel-Palestine Separation Wall and explore the famous Banksy hotel located in close proximity.
  • Spend the night at your hotel in Jerusalem.
Day 13
Jerusalem-Petra | Journey through Jordan's Sacred Sites
Mount NeboThe View of the The Promised Land from Mount Nebo
  • A private transfer to Allenby Bridge is provided. Go cross the Israel-Jordan(Allenby) border and meet your English speaking driver on the Jordan side who will assist you with your Jordan Visa on Arrival.
  • Experience an unforgettable journey to Petra with your private driver, as you explore the sacred sites along the way.
  • Uncover the secrets of Mount Nebo, the Biblical site where Moses first glimpsed the Promised Land.
  • Delight in the intricate Byzantine Mosaic Map of Jerusalem and Palestine, found on the floor of Saint George's Church in Madaba.
  • Proceed with the hotel check-in and spend the night in Petra.
Day 14
Petra | Uncover the wonders of Petra
The Petra ancient cityThe Famous Treasury in Petra
  • Explore the enchanting sandstone city of Petra with 2 hours of guided service.
  • Walk along the Siq and admire the impressive steep walls on both sides.
  • Encounter the Treasury, a majestic carved monument that appears unexpectedly at the end of the Siq.
  • Wander around the Street of Facades and discover the Tomb of Unayshu, the Amphitheater, the Royal Tombs, and the Colonnaded Street along the way.
  • Marvel at the size of the Monastery, which is almost twice that of the Treasury and equally stunning in its craftsmanship.
  • Head back to your hotel for a break. After nightfall, enjoy the captivating atmosphere of Petra by night guided by the driver.
Day 15
Petra-Amman | Explore Amman's Historic Gems
Amman CitadelThe Amman Citadel
  • Set off for Amman in comfort and style with your private driver.
  • Explore the Citadel in Amman's old city and followed by the Roman Theater.
  • A private transfer is provided to Amman airport for your flight to Cairo.
  • Welcome to the captivating land of Egypt! Our English-speaking representative will meet you in Cairo airport and assist you with your Egypt Visa on Arrival.
  • Relax and unwind in the comfort of your Cairo hotel for the night.
Day 16
Cairo | Coptic Cairo Discovery
St.George ChurchSt.George Church in Coptic Cairo
  • In the morning, our private guide and driver will meet you at your hotel for an exciting full-day Cairo tour.
  • Delve into the history of Coptic Cairo, visiting the Hanging Church, St. George Church, St. Sergius and Bacchus Church, as well as the Babylon Fortress.
  • Discover the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, a remarkable repository showcasing the treasures of ancient Egypt, including the famed Tutankhamun collection.
  • Venture into the Khan el-Khalili Bazaar and immerse yourself in a maze of local shops.
  • Experience the beloved El Tannoura Dance Show at the El-Ghuri Wakala
Day 17
Cairo | Discover the Giza Pyramids
The great SphinxThe Great Sphinx in Giza
  • Begin the day by exploring some of the earliest examples of Pyramid architecture in Saqqara and Dahshur, including the Step Pyramid, Bent Pyramid, and the Red Pyramid.
  • Take a camel ride for a more-memorable experience of exploring the Giza pyramids(about 30 minutes).
  • Witness the majestic Great Pyramids on the Giza plateau, an awe-inspiring representation of ancient Egypt's civilization.
  • Enter the Pyramid of Khafre and explore the secret chambers inside.
  • Discover the captivating beauty of the Great Sphinx that once mesmerized Napoleon, presenting a striking scene against the vast desert backdrop.
Day 18
Nile Cruise| Explore Aswan Aboard a Dahabiya
Nile CruiseTranquil surface of the Nile River in Aswan
  • A private transfer is provided to Cairo Airport for your flight to Aswan.
  • Visit the magnificent Temple of Philae and the impressive High Dam with your private guide.
  • Board the cruise and enjoy lunch onboard.
  • Spend the night on your cozy cruise ship.
Day 19
Nile Cruise | Uncover Treasures along the Nile
the Kom Ombo TempleUnique Dual Gods Temple, Kom Ombo Temple.
  • Explore the unique double-design temple dedicated to two sets of gods: the Kom Ombo Temple.
  • Immerse yourself in the rock temple and uncover the Speos of Horemheb at Gebel el-Silsila.
  • Enjoy dinner in the serene atmosphere of the illuminated temple grounds.
Day 20
Nile Cruise | Stroll through Temple of Horus
temple of HorusWell-preserved Horus Temple.
  • Take a horse carriage ride to discover the fantastically well-preserved Temple of Horus.
  • Immerse yourself in an unforgettable Egyptian Evening of Fun while savoring a delectable dinner.
Day 21
Luxor-Sharm El Sheikh | Admire Luxor's Rock-Carved Relics
Luxor templeThe Luxor Temple in Luxor
  • Disembark from your ship after breakfast.
  • Explore Valley of the Kings and learn about ancient Egyptian funerary practices by entering three of the royal tombs.
  • Have a photo stop at the massive Colossi of Memnon.
  • Discover the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut which is the only pharaoh's temple on the west bank of the Nile river.
  • Marvel at Luxor Temple's pillared hall and admire the stunning reliefs on the walls.
  • A private transfer is provided for your flight to Sharm El Sheikh. Upon your arrival, you will be warmly greeted and promptly transferred to your designated resort.
Day 22
Sharm El Sheikh | Explore Moses' Mountain
Monastery of Saint CatherineMonastery of Saint Catherine at the foot of Mount Sinai
  • In the morning, meet your representative at your hotel and take a 3hours transfer to the Monastery of Saint Catherine.
  • Explore the historic Monastery of Saint Catherine, which is one of the world's oldest active Christian monasteries. Visit its notable attractions, including the skull room, olive grove, and sites like the location of the burning bush and the Well of Jethro's Daughters.
  • Ascend 750 stairs and hike to the top of Mount Sinai where God gave Moses the Ten Commandments. Enjoy the amazing views from the top away from the crowds.
  • Following the tour, you will be provided with an escort back to your resort in Sharm El Sheikh.
Day 23
Sharm El Sheikh | A Day to Unwind and Relaxation
Ralaxation in Sharm El SheikhRalaxation in Sharm El Sheikh Resort
  • Indulge in a relaxing day at a stunning Red Sea beach, where you can unwind and soak up the sun at your own pace.
Day 24
Cairo Depart | Bon Voyage!
  • Enjoy a hassle-free private transfer to Sharm El Sheikh Airport, connecting with Cairo airport for your flight back home.

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