Keli Tours. Group Tours
Following the footsteps of Moses during the Exodus
12 Days of Spiritual Revival
Arrival in Cairo
Reception with assistance; transfer to the hotel. Dinner & overnight Cairo
And he said, I am God, the God of thy father: fear not to go down into Egypt; for I will there make of thee a great nation: I will go down with thee into Egypt; and I will also surely bring thee up again: and Joseph shall put his hand upon thine eyes. (Gen 46: 3-4)
Cairo, Pharaonic Necropolis
Breakfast in the hotel; Visit the main attraction of the Egyptian capital starting in the 3 Pyramids of Giza, Khufu, Khafra and Menkaura; visit the site of the Sphinx continuing to visit the world renown Cairo’s Museum. Proceed to the Hanging Church and Eben Ezra Synagogue ending in the enormous market of Khan el Khalili. Dinner & overnight Cairo
And afterward Moses and Aaron came, and said unto Pharaoh, thus saith Jehovah, the God of Israel, Let my people go, that they may hold a feast unto me in the wilderness. (Ex. 5:1)
Following the Exodus of the Sons of Israel
Breakfast in the hotel; Cross the Suez Canal entering to the Sinai Peninsula. Travel along the Oasis the Hebrews parked in during their wandering in the wilderness, Elím, Refidím and Mara. Continue to the village of St. Catherine and Mount Sinai. Dinner & overnight St. Catherine
but God led the people about, by the way of the wilderness by the Red Sea: and the children of Israel went up armed out of the land of Egypt. (Ex. 13:18)
Climb the Mountain of God
Breakfast in the hotel; early at dawn climb up to Mount Sinai, reach the mountaintop along the first sun rays, where God wrote the Ten Commandments with HIS finger. On the way down visit the Coptic St. Catherine’s Monastery, known as holding the oldest Christian library in the world. Return to the hotel for breakfast, and a brief rest, before driving north along the Red Sea to arrive in Nueiba, where we shall take the Fast Ferry crossing the Red Sea to the city of Aqaba in Jordan. We shall be received by the local Jordanian guide and travel along to Petra. Dinner & overnight Petra
And Moses called unto all Israel, and said unto them, Hear, O Israel, the statutes and the ordinances which I speak in your ears this day, that ye may learn them, and observe to do them. Jehovah our God made a covenant with us in Horeb.
Petra, the Rose Rock City
Breakfast in the hotel; Walking the Siq enter to the Nabatean’s Capital city carved into the rose-colored rocks of the Idumean Hills. See the “Treasury” building along burial monuments and the roman theater. Travel to Amman, the Capital City of the Jordanian Kingdom, names after Ammon, son of Lot. Dinner & overnight Amman
And when the children of Ammon saw that the Syrians were fled, they likewise fled before Abishai, and entered into the city. Then Joab returned from the children of Ammon, and came to Jerusalem (2 Sam 10:14)
From the Sons of Amon to the Sons of Israel
Breakfast in the hotel; City Tour of the city of Amman; Depart Amman to Mount Nebo, from where Moses saw the Promised Land, into which he was forbidden to enter. Continue to the town of Mádaba visiting the Orthodox Church of St. George where the most ancient Holyland map, made of mosaic, will be seen. Travel to Sheikh Hussein Bridge, the border between Jordan and Israel crossing into the Israeli territory. After being received by the local guide, travel along the Jordan Valley to visit the baptismal Place on the River Jordan. We already are on the banks of the Sea of Galilee, among the most important places within Jesus ministry. Dinner & overnight Tiberias
And Moses went up from the plains of Moab unto mount Nebo, to the top of Pisgah, that is over against Jericho. And Jehovah showed him all the land of Gilead, unto Dan (Deut. 34:1)
Around the Sea of Galilee and the Mt. of Transfiguration
Breakfast in the hotel; Visit the main Christian sanctuaries on the west coast of the Sea of Galilee passing by Magdala to arrive to the Mount of the Beatitudes. Getting closer to the Sea of Galilee shores, visit Tabgha, where the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish took place, walking to the nearby chapel of Peter’s primacy and the Miraculous Fishing before proceeding to Capernaum where a synagogue of Jesus days still stand, along the remains of Peter’s mother in law house. Sail on a wooden boat back to Tiberias, ending the morning visits with an optional “St. Peter’s Fish” lunch.
And he said, Come. And Peter went down from the boat and walked upon the waters to come to Jesus. (Mat 14:28-30)
In the afternoon travel to the heart of the Galilean Hills, climbing Mount Tabor to visit the Basilica of the Transfiguration, enjoying a breathtaking panoramic view of multiple geographic regions repeatedly mentioned in the Bible. Dinner & overnight Tiberias
There he was transfigured before them. His face shone like the sun, and his clothes became as white as the light (Mat 17:2)
Crossing the Hearth of the Galilee to the City of the Great King
Breakfast in the hotel; depart from Tiberias travelling to Cana of Galilee. Here, marriage vows can be renewed in the same place where Jesus miraculously transformed water into wine during the Wedding in Cana of Galilee. Continue driving to the neighboring city of Nazareth, where Jesus spent his childhood, adolescence and manhood. See “Mary's Well” and visit the Basilica of the Annunciation and the church of St. Joseph’s Carpentry.
And the angel came in unto her and said, "Hail, thou that art highly favored, the Lord is with thee; blessed art thou among women (Luc. 1:28)
Cross the Valley of Armageddon arriving to Mount Carmel, a major center of the prophetic actions of Elias, as visited in the Mukhraka, the place where Elias confronted the prophets of Baal. Enter the elegant city of Haifa, beautifully crowned by the magnificent Bahai Gardens and Golden Temple, offering a breathtaking view of the harbor, Galilean Hills and up to the Hills of Lebanon.
Now therefore, send and gather to me all Israel unto Mount Carmel, and the prophets of Baal four hundred and fifty, and the prophets of the Asherah four hundred, who eat at Jezebel's table (1 Kings 18:19)
Visit the Carmelite Monastery of Stella Maris before driving along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, arriving to Caesarea Marittima; visit the aqueduct, crusader’s castle and roman theater, remembering that here Cornelius became the first gentile baptized into Christianity. Continue to Tel Aviv and Joppe, the place of Apostle Peter’s “Impure Animals Vision”, before heading to the Judean Hills to arrive to Jerusalem. Dinner & overnight Jerusalem
On the morrow, as they went on their journey and drew nigh unto the city, Peter went up upon the housetop to pray about the sixth hour. And he became very hungry and would have eaten; but while they were making ready he fell into a trance, and saw heaven opened and a certain vessel descending unto him as though it had been a great sheet knit at the four corners and let down to the earth, wherein were all kinds of four-footed beasts of the earth, and wild beasts and creeping things and fowls of the air. And there came a voice to him, “Rise, Peter; kill and eat.” But Peter said, “Not so, Lord, for I have never eaten anything that is common or unclean.” And the voice spoke unto him again the second time, “What God hath cleansed, that call not thou common.” (Acts 10 9:15)
Jerusalem, hills around her
Breakfast in the hotel; surround the Old Walls, driving in front of the “New Gate”, “Damascus Gate” and “Herods Gate”, on the way to the Mount of Olives, among the most notable sites in Jerusalem, linked to Jesus’ Ministry. Visit the Rock of the Ascension, Grotto of “Our Father”, the Lord’s Tear and, walk the Path of Hosanna to the Garden of Gethsemane, the place of Jesus Agony. Cross the Kidron Valley to Mount Zion to visit the remains of the house of Caiaphas in today’s church of “St. Peter in Gallicántu”. Continue to King David’s Tomb and, in the “Upper Room”, visit the Last Supper Room.
And He took bread and gave thanks and broke it and gave it unto them, saying, “This is My body which is given for you. This do in remembrance of Me.” Likewise also He took the cup after supper, saying, “This cup is the new testament in My blood, which is shed for you. (Luc 22:19-21)
Enter to the Old City crossing “Zion Gate”, enter the Armenian, Muslim, Jewish and Christian quarters on our way to Mt. Moriá and the Wailing Wall. Cross the “Dung Gate” to the outer wall driving above the Valley of Gehenna and in front of “Jaffa Gate”. Dinner & overnight Jerusalem
Bethlehem, and Jerusalem, from Birth to Resurrection
Breakfast in the hotel; travel to the neighboring city of Bethlehem visiting the Shepherds Fields and the great complex within the basilica of the Nativity, where the Manger Grotto is. Continue to the adjacent Church of St. Catherine and its grottos dedicated to St. Joseph and St. Hieronymus.
And she brought forth her firstborn Son and wrapped Him in swaddling clothes and laid Him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn. (Luc 2: 6-8)
Return to Jerusalem entering the old city via St. Stephan’s Gate. Visit the Pools of Bethesda and the Santana before gathering in the Praetorium, alongside of the Chapel of the Flagellation; we proceed walking along the Via Dolorosa to the basilica of the Holy Sepulcher to visit Mount Golgotha, the place of the Crucifixion, and the Calvary, place of Jesus’ burial and resurrection, allowing time for reflection, meditation and prayer.
and came out of the graves after His resurrection and went into the Holy City and appeared unto many. (Matt 27:52-54)
Cross the vast and colorful Arab Market toward Jaffa Gate and back to the “New” city in the outer walls. Dinner & overnight Jerusalem
Dead Sea area
Breakfast in the hotel; drive to the nearby village of Ein Karem, visiting the Basilica marking the Birth of St. John the Baptist and the close by chapel of the Visitation.
Drive across the Judean Desert to the |Palestinian village of Azaria, the Biblical Bethany, home of Martha, Mary and Lazarus, visiting Lazarus Tomb.
Now a certain man was sick named Lazarus, of Bethany, the town of Mary and her sister Martha. (John 11:1-3)
Continue to the Dead Sea area, the lowest place on earth, entering to Jericho, the world’s oldest city. See the “Sycamore Tree” and the distant “Mount of Temptation”, before heading to the Dead Sea, approaching the shore line to “float” on its salty, asphaltic and and highly therapeutic waters. Return to Jerusalem for Dinner & overnight
Transfer to the airport
After breakfast in the hotel, transfer to the airport with assistance;
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