Muslim Heritage Tours – 4 Day Program
Day 1 - Wednesday - Welcome
Welcome to Israel. Our team will collect you at Ben Gurion International Airport or the Allenby border crossing and transfer you to Jerusalem, where you will have the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 2 - Thursday - Ancient Jerusalem
This morning you will tour the Harm El Sharif, the noble sanctuary made up of the Al Aksa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock. Afterwards you will continue to see many of the sites in the Old City of Jerusalem. They will include:
- The Western Wall where by tradition, Prophet Mohammad left his horse Buraq;
- The tomb of Daoud;
- The Cardo Roman market;
- The broadwall built by King Hezekiah, as described by the prophet Isaiah;
- The Souk;
- The Mosque of Omar;
If you wish, you may also visit the Church of the Holy Sepulcher where Christians believe that Jesus was crucified and buried.
Day 3 - Friday - Ascension of Issa, Sulyman El Farsi and Prayers at Al Aksa
This morning you will visit the Mosque of the Ascension from which the prophet Issa ascended to heaven. You will continue to the Mosque and mausoleum El Farsi, companion of the prophet.
It will then be time for the highlight of your stay, visiting the Al Aksa mosque for Friday prayers.
In the afternoon, you will have free time to further explore ancient Jerusalem.
Day 4 - Saturday - Tombs of the Prophets
This morning you will visit the ancient city of Hebron. There you will see the tombs of:
- Prophet Ibrahim and his wife Sara;
- Prophet Isaac and his wife Rebecca.
You will also visit the tomb of the prophet Lut.
In the afternoon you will tour Bethlehem, birthplace of Daud and Issa.
Your tour ends this evening. We will transfer you to Ben Gurion International Airport or the Allenby bridge.