Samara Tourist & Travel Agency

For all your travel needs in the Holy Land and the Near East region

About Us

Samara Tourist & Travel Agency – Established in 1963 this family-owned Tour Operator business has flourished and has become one of the leading businesses in East Jerusalem.

With over 50 years of experience in tending to all travel needs of travellers and pilgrims alike to the Holy Land and the entire region, the business’s strength lies within the personal attention and customized tours and products offered to each visitor whether individually or travelling with an organized group.

Surviving the ups and downs of the political climate which has a great effect on the flux of tourism to the Region, we at Samara Tourist & Travel Agency have developed a survival strategy that has been quite effective over the recent difficult years. Looking to the future and new trends in Global Tourism, the business is adapting new marketing strategies and creating new and diverse selection of Touring Products that encourage an increase in the number of tourists and entice new target markets to come, assuring continuity and exposure to the many different themes which our lovely country has to offer – from the Faith-based tourism to Heritage and Cultural Tours as well as Nature-oriented Green tours, these are just a few of the successful and memorable experiences offered to our clients.

Types of Services

For all your Travel needs to the Holy Land and the Near East Region we offer the following services:

  • Classical Pilgrimages to the Holy Land Specialty tours for Groups and Individual.
  • Large selection of Hotels of various categories Excursions to Jordan, Egypt and Sina.
  • Professional Tour Guides and Tour Leaders.
  • Luxury Air-conditioned Buses, Car-Rentals and Limousine Service.
  • Cultural Meetings and Folklore Evenings ‘Wedding in Cana’ including the organization of the Church Ceremony and other Honeymoon packages.
  • Medicinal-, Health- und Spa Packages at the Dead Sea and to the Hot Springs.
  • ‘Fun in the Sun’ Beach Vacations.
  • Alternative Tours, Hiking in the Holy Land, ‘Palestinian Culture’ Tours, ‘Learn Arabic’ Vacations, ‘Fair Tours’, historic tours through Palestine and Israel.
  • ‘Towards the first Qibla’ – Islamic Pilgrimages

Contact Information

For further information and quotations we will gladly be of service, please contact us at:

CEO and General Manager: Christina Samara

Address: Samara Tourist & Travel Agency Greek Orthodox Pat. Rd. #1 P.O.Box 14058 Jerusalem 91140

Telephone: + 972 2 627 6133
Telefax: + 972 2 627 1956
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    Our Tour Offers

    Baptism Arrangements
    Choir Travel Arrangements
    Christian Pilgrimage
    Christmas in Bethlehem
    Culinary Tours
    Cultural Tours
    Delegation Travel Arrangements
    Denominational Tours
    Experiential Tours
    Fact Finding Missions
    Faith & Spirituality (general)
    Islamic Pilgrimage
    Mass Arrangements
    Meetings with Parishes
    Spiritual Retreats
    Wedding in Cana

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    Greek Orthodox Patriarchate Rd. Jerusalem