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2310.656544, 6948089790
Διάρκεια Εκδρομής: 20 Σεπ 2020 - 30 Σεπ 2020

ITINERARY OF PILGRIMAGE TO THE
HOLY LAND & SINAI  

From 20/09/2020 to 30/09/2020 

Sunday 

20/09/2020 

  • Gathering at the airport O Hare International in Chicago 
  • Turkish Airlines flight TK 006 V at 21:40 for Istanbul 
 

Monday 

21/09/2020 

  • Arrival in Istanbul at 16:15 
  • Board Turkish Airlines flight TK 788 V at 17:55  
  • Land in ‘Ben Gurion’ airport in Tel Aviv at 20:05 
  • Transfer to hotel in Tiberias 
  • Dinner and overnight in Tiberias 
 

Tuesday 

22/09/2020 

  • Wake up & breakfast at the hotel  
  • Venerate at the Transfiguration on Mount Tabor 
  • Venerate at the Church of the Annunciation in Nazareth 
  • Venerate at the Monastery of the miracle of the wine in Kana of Galilee 
  • Venerate of the Monastery of the Apostoles in Capernaum 
  • Return to the hotel in Tiberias, dinner and overnight 
 

 

Wednesday 

23/09/2020 

 

  • Wake up & breakfast at the hotel 
  • Departure to Jordan River for the blessing of the waters   at the Original Baptismal Site of Jesus Christ in the borders of Israel-Jordan  
  • Venerate the Church of Prophet Elisha & the Sykamore  tree of Zakheos in Jericho 
  • Venerate the Monastery of the Temptation Mountain (cable car included)  
  • Venerate the Monastery of Saint Gerasimos.  
  • Departure for the hotel   in Jerusalem 
  • Arrival at the hotel, dinner and overnight 
 

Thursday 

24/09/2020 

 

  • Wake up & breakfast at the hotel 
  • Venerate the Monastery of Saint Theodosios   
  • Venerate the Holy Monastery of Saint Sabbas (transportation by special local mini-buses to the Monastery) 
  • Venerate the Church of the Nativity / the Holy Cave and the Manger / the tombs of the infants killed by King Herod.  
  • Venerate the Tomb of Lazaros/ the Monastery of Martha &Maria in Bethany. 
  • Venerate Shepherds Field 
  • Return to the hotel in Jerusalem, dinner and overnight 
 

Friday 

25/09/2020 

 

  • Wake up & breakfast at the hotel 
  • Visit the Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem Theophilos 3rd 
  • Venerate Holy Calvary / Holy Tomb/ Chapel of Mary Magdalene / Temporary Prison of Christ / the “Via Dolorosa” the Way of the Cross / the Prison of Christ / the Lithostrotos where the Judgment of Christ took place 
  • Return to the hotel in Jerusalem, dinner and overnight 
 

Saturday 

26/09/2020 

 

  • Wake up & breakfast at the hotel 
  • Visit Mount Zion, Wailing Wall, the Monastery of the Holy Cross, the monastery of Katamonas and Orini, the Garden of Gethsimani  and the Last Prayer 
  • Venerate the Tomb of Most Holy Mother of God in Gesthimane 
  • Venerate Mt. of Olives, Ascension, Panorama of Jerusalem 
  • Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight 
 

Sunday 

27/09/2020 

  • Wake up & breakfast at the hotel 
  • Transfer to the Church of the Holy Sepulchure so we can take part in the Patriarchic Divine Liturgy for the Ceremony of the Rising of the Cross  
  • Visit the Monastery of  Megali Panagia, Sayda Naya 
  • Free time to Jerusalem 
  • Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight 
 

 

Monday 

28/09/2020 

  • Wake up at the hotel, breakfast & check out 
  • Departure for Mt. Sinai 
  • Border crossing and entry into Egypt 
  • Arrive at the Monastery of St. Catherine and settle in rooms 
  • Pilgrimage and guided tour of the Monastery of St. Catherine and the Holy Bush 
  • Pilgrimage to the St. Catherine’s Reliquary and the Monastery’s museum 
  • Dinner and 8th overnight 
  • At night, optional hike to Mt. Sinai 
Tuesday 

29/09/2020 

 

  • Wake up and Divine Liturgy at the Monastery 
  • Breakfast at the Monastery 
  • Depart for Israel 
  • Optional visit to the the City of Eilat, where we can see the renowned marine park  
  • On the way back to Jerusalem, stop and visit the Dead Sea 
  • Arrive in Bethlehem and return to hotel, dinner and 9th overnight 
Wednesday 

30/09/2020 

 

  • Wake up, breakfast at the hotel and check out 
  • Transfer to airport 
  • On the way to the airport visit the Church of St. George in Lydda 
  • Arrive at airport and board flight to Chicago  

 

INFORMATION–SUBSCRIPTION 

T.I.T.A.TRAVEL(Mrs. Fotini Tazoglou) 

Tel.: +30 2310 656544 

Fax: +30 2310 656513 

Cell: +30 6948 089790. 

Email:fotinitazo@gmail.com 

Website:https://www.tita-travel.com/ 

 

Price includes: 

  • Hotel at Jerusalem Dan Jerusalem 5 stars with Breakfast & dinner for 5 nights 
  • Hotel at Tiberias 4 stars with breakfast and dinner for 2 nights 
  • Rooms in St Catherine’s Monastery in Mt. Sinai with breakfast and dinner for 1 night 
  • Liability Insurance and Health care Coverage  
  • Tour Leader during the whole trip /Pilgrimage. 
  • Guide in Jerusalem Bishop of Patriarchate Fr Aristovoulos 
  • Transportation with Luxury buses according to itinerary. 
  • Local Mini Buses for transportation to Saint Sabba Monastery in Judean Desert. 
  • All the entrances for all the program 
  • Mini Vans of 10 passengers for transportation to the top of Mount Tabor. 
  • Cable Car in Mount of Temptation in Jericho. 
  • Tips for the drivers, guides, hotel &restaurant employees. 
  • Flights Chicago – Istanbul – Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv –Istanbul – Chicago  
  • Entry and exit fees for Israel 
  • Entry and exit fees for the protectorate of Mt. Sinai 

Price does not include: 

  • Anything optional/ Lunches at the restaurants that are not covered by T.I.T.A. 

SGL ROOM 520 $ PLUS 

 

DEPOSITS 

1500$ until 20/05/2020 

The rest with photo copy of passports until 10/8/2020 

 

Cancelation Fees: 

  • Cancelation until 21/05/2020  is possible and the deposit will be returned to the customer. 
  • Cancelation   from 21/05/2020  until  10/08/2020  is possible without returning the deposit to the customer. 
  • Cancelation after 11/08/2020  the total amount is withheld for cancelation fees 

 

 

IMPORTANT NOTE: 

The Tour Leader & the Guide have the right,if there is a need for better service ,to change the order of the itinerary or
t
he times without removing any of the mentioned places. 

Your Passport must expire after 02/04/2021 

 

 

T.I.T.A. TRAVEL wishes you a pleasant trip and a Blessed Pilgrimage!