Nawas International, the leader in Christian Group Travel

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Welcome to Nawas International Travel

As the leader in Christian Protestant and Catholic group travel for 67 years, Nawas International Travel is dedicated to providing you with the highest level of service and finest travel experience possible at extremely competitive prices.

We offer a wide variety of tours for both Protestant travelers and Catholic pilgrims. Choose from programs teeming with Biblical significance, history and culture...explore your Christian heritage from the Holy Land to the Steps of Paul in Greece and Turkey, Italy and Rome, Ireland, Eastern Europe and much more.

Every year hundreds of pastors and Christian leaders make their travel plans with Nawas International Travel. We look forward to making your travel dreams come true.

Rome & Italy Pilgrimages

Pope Francis Opens Holy Door of St. Peter's Basilica
Holy Year of Mercy Jubilee Officially Begins

Jubilee ecatalog Make a Jubilee Year Pilgrimage to Rome! The opening of the Holy Door of St. Peter's Basilica signifies God opening a new pathway to salvation, mercy and grace.

The Holy Year traditionally offers the you opportunity to receive Plenary Indulgence - a year of forgiveness of sins.

The Jubilee began Dec 8, 2015 and will end Nov 20, 2016. To celebrate the Holy Year, Nawas is offering special Italy Pilgrimages to Rome, Assisi, Florence and more throughout 2016.

Take this chance to lead your parish on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity... experience God's grace and mercy in this special year, and attend an audience with Pope Francis.

NOW is the time to plan your Jubilee Pilgrimage. Learn more about the Jubilee Year Jubilee pilgrimages

Jubilee CatalogNEW! Preview Our 2016 Jubilee Year Pilgrimages in Our eCatalog

Explore the Bible Lands

Church of all Nations: visit the Holy Land and other lands of the BibleTracing Jesus’s path in the Holy Land will make His teachings come alive. Visit the Mount of Beatitudes ... sail on the Sea of Galilee ... stand in the Garden of Gethsemane ... climb the Mount of Olives. Follow in the steps of St. Paul in Turkey and Greece including Ephesus, Corinth, Athens and Philippi. more about Bible Lands Bible Lands

Steps of St. Paul in Greece

Highlights of ItalyGreece and Turkey are living Bible museums with thousands of years of Christian history. Follow St. Paul's missionary journeys to Ephesus, Corinth, Athens, Philippi, Thessaloniki and more. One of our most popular programs! Learn more about our Steps of St. Paul programs for Protestants and Catholics.WYD 2011

Emerald Ireland: Best Value

Dunghaire castle IrelandPacked with history, dramatic landscapes and a vibrant culture, Ireland is our best value destination. Explore the famed Ring of Kerry, ancient castles and friendly cities like Dublin and Killarney. The great value and beautiful scenery make the Emerald Isle one of our clients' favorite destinations.
Emerald Ireland Ireland and Europe programs

Luther Decade tours

Celebrate 500 Years of the Reformation With a Lutherland Tour

Commemorate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation with a tour to the Lands of Luther. Martin Luther initiated the Reformation in 1517 when he nailed his 95 theses to the door of Castle Church in Wittenberg.

The Luther Decade, which began in 2008 and ends in 2017, is the 10-year span honoring the movement. Each year highlights a theme ranging from art to music with special festivals and events. Visit the most important Lutheran sites including Eisenach ... Wartburg CastleErfurt … Luther’s birthplace in Eisleben ... Castle Church in Wittenberg and much more. Learn more about the Luther Decade WYD 2011

View Lands of Luther programs WYD 2011

Pope Francis

Pope Francis Named Person of the year

Make a Jubilee Year Pilgrimage to Rome and renew your faith. As in all Holy Years, it's also an opportunity to receive the Plenary Indulgence. more »

hot destinations

Highlights of Italy

Highlights of Italy
Our most popular program! Visit Rome, Florence, Venice & the Amalfi Coast. Learn more »
We also feature a variety of Pilgrimages to Italy for Catholics including visits to the four major basilicas in Rome plus Assisi and more.
Luther ecatalog

Preview all our 500th Reformation Anniversary Tours»
Honor the 500th anniversary of the birth of St. Theresa of Avila

500th Anniversary of
St. Theresa
Celebrate the 500th anniversary of the birth of St. Theresa with a pilgrimage to Avila, Spain plus the Marian shrines of Fatima & Lourdes. Learn more »