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 65 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

Rome & Italy Pilgrimages: Attend Papal Audience with Pope Francis

Pope Francis has captured the imagination of millions of people and won their hearts with his humility and simple lifestyle, showing that he is truly the Pope of the People!

Millions of Catholics have been roused by Pope Francis' extraordinary popularity and are making the pilgrimage to Italy to seek his spiritual inspiration.

Take this opportunity to lead your parish on this journey of a lifetime and to take part in the Papal Audience!

NOW is the time to plan your Pilgrimage to Rome & Italy, the Holy Land, Fatima & Lourdes or other Catholic shrines. Learn more about our Italy Pilgrimages Steps of St. Paul Greece and Turkey

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

See the Shroud of Turin

View the Holy ShroudA once-in-a-lifetime chance to view the Holy Shroud, revered by many Catholics as the cloth that Jesus was wrapped in when he was put in his tomb. See the Shroud on one of Nawas' special 2015 Italy Pilgrimages to Turin, Rome, Assisi, Florence and Milan in April to June 2015.
View Holy Shroud Pilgrimages Oberammergau 2010

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

"You, dear brothers and sisters, are called to follow the Lord with joy in this Holy Land!"
Pope Francis made an historic pilgrimage to the Holy Land May 24 to 26, 2014, marking his second foreign trip as Pontiff. 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.
11 Days Greece & Greek Isles

Steps of St. Paul: 11 Greece & Greek Isles
Trace St. Paul's steps in Greece. Visit Athens, Corinth, ancient Ephesus plus 3-day Greek Isles cruise. Learn more » 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 »