PILGRIMAGE TO JORDAN & EGYPT


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Tour Information

Under spiritual guidance – TBA

Oct 7 – 17, 2023 – 11 days CA$4,290.00 (Taxes & Tips Incl.) for Toronto departure
Oct 7 – 17, 2023 – 11 days CA$3,190.00 (Taxes & Tips Incl.) for Land-Only (excluding Atlantic flights)

FLIGHT FROM OTHER CITIES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

Prices include everything, except lunches, insurance and border/visa fees, based on double occupancy in 4* hotel accommodations
Call us @ 905.412.2242 or 905.412.3355, toll free @ 1.800.565.3619 during office hours: Mon-Fri. 9 am to 6 pm EST or email: group@qstours.com for further information or to register.

Travel arrangements by QS Travel & Tours Inc. affiliate of Queen Syrena Travel Inc.
3055 Dundas St. W., #4, Mississauga, ON L5L 3R8.

Itinerary

Saturday Oct 7 Depart Toronto for Amman

Sunday Oct 8 Upon arrive in Amman, transfer to hotel for dinner and overnight in Amman.

Monday Oct 9 After breakfast, stop at Mount Nebo, visit the monastery. Continue to Petra, dinner and Overnight.

Tuesday Oct 10 Today we visit Jordan’s most exciting and adventurous travel experience Petra –hidden away in the encircling craggy rock mountains south of the Dead Sea. “Rose City” half as old as time, carved from rock over 2000 years ago by the Nabataeans. Dinner and overnight in Petra.

Wednesday Oct 11After breakfast, we depart Petra. Cross border to Egypt. Dinner and overnight in Nuweibaa area.

Thursday Oct 12 After breakfast, travel to St. Catherine and Mount Sinai, where Moses received Ten Commandments. We shall have the opportunity to see the “Burning Bush” at the Monastery and visit the oldest Christine library. Continue to a Red Sea resort in Ras Sudr area for dinner and overnight.

Friday Oct 13 In the morning, travel to Cairo through the Suez Canal towards the Red Sea. The Suez Canal is considered to be the shortest link between the east and the west due to its unique geographic location. En route, stop at Moses Springs – Oyun Musa, found 20 km South of the Ahmed Hamdi Tunnel in South Sinai, are a collection of fresh water springs said to be where Moses during the Israelite Exodus was directed by Yahweh to throw a tree branch, possibly a barberry into the bitter springs to make them sweet enough to drink. Continue to Cairo, upon arrival  we visit the ancient Cairo including The “Hanging Church” of Mary. Dinner and overnight in Cario.

Sunday Oct 14 Full day sightseeing tour of Cairo visiting the Pyramids, Sphinx, the Egyptian Museum which houses the richest collection of antiquities ever discovered, including the fabulous burial treasures of King Tutankhamun. Fly to Luxor. Dinner and overnight in Luxor.

Monday Oct 15 After breakfast, a private guide will take us to visit the east bank of the Nile, where we will explore the ruins of the Temples of Karnak and Luxor. Dinner and overnight in Luxor.

Tuesday Oct 16 Today we explore the west bank of the Nile, visit the Valley of the Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon. Afternoon transfer to the airport for a flight to Cairo.

Wednesday Oct 17 Fly to Toronto.

 

TOUR COST CAD$4,290.00 (Toronto departure) INCLUDES:

    • air transportation
    • hotel accommodation first class or superior tourist class based on double occupancy
    • 2 meals daily breakfast and dinner.
    • all sightseeing as per itinerary with English speaking guide
    • all tips in restaurants and hotels.
    • all taxes and tips to drivers and guides

NOT INCLUDED IN THE TOUR:
– Single supplement $750
– Meals not specified, insurance, Egypt visa CA$45, border fees to Egypt CA$95

HOW TO BOOK:
A non refundable deposit of $300.00 per person is required at time of booking. Insurance must be purchased at time of booking.

BALANCE OF PAYMENT
Balance due is payable 105 days prior to departure For late bookings /within 105 days/ full payment is due immediately.

CANCELLATION:
If cancellation is necessary, please advise QS Travel & Tours immediately in writing. Cancellation charges are as follows:
105 days before departure ………………………………………………..$300.00 per person
Between 105 and 60 days before departure …………………… 40% of the total cost
Between 60 and 45 days before departure ……………………. 60% of the total cost
45 days or less ……………………………………………………………….. 100% of the total cost

IF YOU CHANGE YOUR BOOKING:
A $25 administration charge will be applied for changes you make to your booking outside the 90 days to departure period. Please note name changes are not allowed and such will be treated as cancellations.

IF QS TRAVEL & TOURS CHANGES YOUR BOOKING:
QS Travel & Tours will advise you of any change we feel significantly alters the holiday which you have purchased from us. Occasionally, changes might occur close to departure time. In such cases, you will be notified as early as possible. Due to circumstances beyond our control, the local tour operator may have to make last minute changes in hotel or schedule. In case the standard of the accommodation is changed, QS Travel & Tours will offer the choice of a full and immediate refund or comparable alternate travel services acceptable to you.

UNUSED SERVICES:
No refund or adjustment can be made for any portion of holiday not used.

GOOD VALUE AND EXPECTATIONS:
The Ministry of Consumer Relations requires that Ontarians traveling abroad be advised that they may encounter different living standards and practices than those at home.

FLIGHT CONNECTIONS:
In the event of a change in our flight times, with or without notice, we cannot accept responsibility for any special connecting fares which you might purchase and which cannot be changed without penalty.

TRAVEL DOCUMENTATION:
A valid Canadian passport is required for all visits outside of Canada. It is the sole responsibility of the passenger to ensure proper and valid documentation. Failure to provide valid documentation may result in denied boarding of the aircraft and cancellation of your flight arrangements without refund. If you are holding a passport other than Canadian, please contact QS Travel & Tours to determine whether or not a visa is required for entry into the country you will be visiting.

BAGGAGE ALLOWANCE
One piece of luggage of 23kg per person plus a carry-on-bag /weighting not more than 5 kg/

FLIGHT TIMES
All flight times are subject to change with or without prior notice to the
passengers or his/her agent. QS Travel & Tours does not accept liability for missed connection or any expenses resulting from an offschedule, rescheduled or late flight operations.

PRICES
Prices in this brochure are given in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated. Prices are correct at the time of going to press. In the event of any change beyond QS Travel & Tours control, including but not limited to increase in the price of fuel, currency fluctuations affecting our costs, or increases in government taxes or levies. QS Travel & Tours reserves the right to surcharge the passenger/s up to 7% of a tour cost.

LIABILITY
QS Travel & Tours Inc. is a tour operator and has made the advertised holiday arrangements with the airline/s/, hotel/s/, cruiseship/s/, other operator/s/ and other. Each of these organizations has its own specific terms and conditions for doing business and you will be bound by them. QS Travel & Tours accepts no responsibility for /A/ the acts or omissions of any party/ies/ other than QS Travel & Tours employees./B/failure by the passenger to be properly documented; /C/ failure by the passenger to comply with departure or joining or baggage requirements;/D/ aircraft delays, government actions, priests change their commitments as spiritual directors, etc, act/s/ of God or any factor beyond our direct control; /E/ cancellation or delay to any tour or holiday or change to the itinerary; /F/ expenses resulting from lost or damaged baggage. QS Travel & Tours accepts no responsibility for additional expenses due to delays or changes in air, rail, road, sea or other service, quarantine, sickness, war, weather or other causes All such expenses will have to be borne by the passengers. QS Travel & Tours reserves the right to refuse any person as a member of these tours at its sole discretion. QS Travel & Tours reserves the right to cancel any or all departure/s/ with or without prior notice and QS Travel & Tours sole responsibility shall be to refund all monies paid for such cancelled departures. The laws and courts which govern this contract are those of the Province of Ontario.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
When you book you QS Travel & Tours, an agreement is made between you and QS Travel & Tours and others who will provide services. Please read carefully the information on this page for it sets out the conditions governing the provision of these holidays.

TRAVEL INSURANCE (tax included)
Age/Type of insurance        All-inclusive         Trip cancellation/          Covid-19 only
Interruption

  • Up to age 59                      $342.39                       $312.12                             $22.90
  • Age 60-64                           $401.65                       $367.20                             $34.90
  • Age 65-69                           $472.50                       $412.56                             $34.90
  • Age 70-74                           $499.41                       $435.24                             $69.90

Insurance rates subject to change any time.
Once purchased insurance premiums are not refundable.

FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CALL:
Tel. 905.412.3355; 1.800.565.3619
Email: group@qstours.com

The Siq, the narrow slot-canyon that serves as the entrance passage to the hidden city of Petra, Jordan, seen here with tourists walking.This is an UNESCO World Heritage Site

Impressions of Jordan, Collage of Travel Images

Impressions of Jordan, Collage of Travel Images

St. Catherine’s Monastery, Sinai, Egypt

Red Sea beach resort

Red Sea beach

Egypt, sphinx and pyramids collection.

Egypt, sphinx and pyramids collection.

Famouse Sphinx and the great pyramids under interesting evening clouds, Cairo, Egypt

Great Hypostyle Hall and clouds at the Temples of Karnak (ancient Thebes). Luxor, Egypt