Petra
Cave of the Seven Sleepers
Wadi Rum
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Al Aqsa & Jordan
TOUR DATES
APRIL 10 - 18TH 2020
JUNE 4 - 12TH 2020
JULY 21 - 29TH 2020
AUGUST 6 - 14TH 2020
SCHEDULE:
​Itinerary for Masjid Al Aqsa & Jordan
Day 1:
- Arrival at the hotel.
- Dinner served.
- A short speech by our scholar on ‘Significance of Masjid Al-Aqsa’.
- Short briefing pertaining to the next day’s itinerary if time allows.
Day 2:
- Fajr at Masjid Al-Aqsa if early arrival.
- A short tour of Al-Aqsa, explore the surrounding.
- Breakfast provided by Zaarvel (hotel).
- Guided tour of Aqsa and all the building in Al-Aqsa compound with a Scholar/Historian
- Masjid of Umar (ra) - Caliph Umar (ra) performed salah after the conquest of Jerusalem
- Church of the Holy Sepulchre - This is the holiest place for Christians in Jerusalem 
- Khanqah of Salahuddin Ayyubi.The place where the famous Muslim general Salahuddin Ayyubi stayed when he wanted seclusion and carry out voluntary (nafl) worship.
- Explore the Jewish/ Christian/ Muslim Quarters of the Old City (Maybe carried over to Sunday morning)
- After Salah at Al Aqsa and dinner and a short talk.
Day 3:
- Fajr at Masjid Al-Aqsa.
- Breakfast at the hotel.
- Mount Mukabbir
- Masjid Khalil - Tomb of Prophet Ibrahim (upon him be peace)
- Maqam Yunus (upon him be peace) - Tomb of Prophet Yunus (upon him be peace)
- Jericho (if time allows)
- Maqam Musa (upon him be peace) - Tomb of Prophet Musa (upon him be peace)
- Mount Olives in Jerusalem – Ultimate view of Masjid Al-Aqsa and the surrounding
- Salah at Al Aqsa if traffic allows followed by dinner and a recap of the day.
 
Day 4:
- After Fajr guided tour of the Muslim cemetery.
- Breakfast at the hotel.
- 2nd part of a guided walking tour.
- Spend the afternoon in self-reflection at Majid Al Aqsa.
- Free time.
- Salah at Al Aqsa followed by dinner.
 
The optional extra excursions can be arranged for subgroups at their own expense.
This can be done on day 4.
- Bethlehem. Biblical birthplace of Prophet Isa (upon him be peace)- Church of the Nativity.
- Banksy's Wall and Hotel
- Dead sea resort.
Day 5:
- After Fajr brief summary of the entire trip.
- Breakfast at the hotel.
-We head out to the Allenby bridge to enter Jordan.
You will find our representative holding a sign with your name, he will assist you with immigration & customs formalities, then we transfer to Hotel for overnight.
Day 6:
Amman Hotel - Kerak Castle - Battle of Mutah - Petra In the morning we drive southwards to Kerak, visit here the famous castle, and go on to the site of the Battle of Mutah in 629 AD. Here we find the tombs of the venerable companion Zaid bin Harithah, who led the army during the battle of Mutah and died, the tomb of Ja'far bin Abi Talib and Abdullah bin Ruwahah. Transfer to Petra. Dinner & overnight.
Day 7:
Petra - Visit of Petra - Amman After Breakfast, we will head out to visit the Red Rose City of Petra. This city is the treasure of the ancient world, hidden behind an almost impenetrable barrier of rugged mountains, boasting incomparable scenes that make it the most majestic and imposing ancient site still-standing nowadays. Petra is considered the most famous and gorgeous site in Jordan. After the visit, transfer to Amman for dinner & overnight.
 
Day 8:
Amman - Kahf Al Raqim - Blessed Tree - Amman After Breakfast, start the morning with a visit Just 10 kilometers outside of Amman near the village of Al Raqim is the Kahf Al Raqim (the Cave of the Seven Sleepers). This popular site is mentioned in the Holy Quran in a Sura named Al Kahf or The Cave. Continue near the town Safawi, in the area of Mafraq, east of Amman you can find The Blessed Tree. Here Prophet Mohammad met as a young boy Bahira, the Christian monk. The meeting happened in the shade of a tree when Mohammad was travelling with a caravan from Mecca to Damascus with his uncle Abu Talib. After the visit, transfer to Amman hotel for dinner & overnight.
 
Day 9:
Amman Islamic City Tour - Salt - Jordan Valley - Allenby Bridge of the Citadel in Amman with remains from the Roman to the Islamic period as well as the Archaeological Museum. We proceed in downtown, the oldest part of Amman to Al Husseini Mosque, built on remains of a mosque in 640 AD by caliph Umar bin Al Khattab. You have time to stroll through the Souq before we continue to the tomb of the venerable companion Abdul Rahman bin Awf Al Zuhri, one of the 'Blessed Ten'. Then transfer to your hotel to check-in. We end the day visiting Wadi Shuayb, near Salt, to the tomb of Prophet Shuayb. From here we head to the Jordan Valley, to the tomb of Abu Ubaida Amer bin Al-Jarrah, a relative of Prophet Mohammad, commander of the Northern Muslim Army, and one of the Blessed Ten. Afterward, you will head to the airport or the border with Palestine (Allenby Bridge).
Subject to change by the tour manager, please check the final itinerary for your travel dates.
Al Aqsa & Jordan 
Guide Price
£995HB
Some tours will start from Amman Airport
Price based on a minimum group of 9 adults
Isreal exit fee additional $50
9
day tour

Please note Zaarvel does not guarantee entry into Israel, this decision is with the authorities at Tel Aviv airport.