OPTIONAL DAILY TOURS
Biblical Highlights of the North (Nazareth, Sea of Galilee and Tiberias)
- Monday's, Wednesday's, Saturday's
- USD$ 72 (per person)
Depart Tel Aviv and the coastal road to the landscape of the Lower Galilee and Nazareth, the town where Jesus spent his childhood. Visit the Church of Annunciation and the Church of St. Joseph.
Continue, via Kana, to Tiberias and drive along the Lake Kinnereth to visit Capernaum and view the ruins of the ancient synagogue where Jesus taught. Continue to Tabgha, the site of the Miracle of the Fish and Loaves, located at the foot of the Golan Heights.
Our last stop is at the Yardenit, the famous baptismal site where the Jordan River leaves the Sea of Galilee.
Full Day Trip to Massada and the Dead Sea
USD$ 92 (per person)
Depart Jerusalem traveling via the Judean hills to the Dead Sea area, the lowest place on earth. Ascend to the ruins of the mountain fortress of Massada by cable car and tour the remains of the fortress, built by King Herod, where the Zealots made their last stand against the Roman legions. Visit the remains of the once luxurious palace, the synagogue, water cisterns, and mosaic floors of the ancient Roman bath house. Descend by cable car.Travel along the shore of the sea where you will have free time to swim and float in the Dead Sea, whose high mineral content and mud is thought to have curative effects.
Comfortable walking shoes, hat, sun protection, swimsuit and towel are recommended.
Pearls of the Western Coast
- Sunday's, Tuesday's, Friday's
- USD$ 83 (per person)
Drive along the coastal road to Caesarea, the ancient Roman capital and port, with a walking tour of the theatre and the archaeological ruins and excavations.
- Continue to Haifa, with a scenic view of the city the port and its Bahai Gardens. Continue via Nahariya to Rosh Hanikra to visit the limestone grottos on the border with Lebanon.
Return via Acre to visit the Crusaders, Turkish underground city and crypt. Walk through the old city, the Oriental Market, the Arab Mosque and the old port. Return to Tel- Aviv .
Jerusalem of Gold - Full Day Trip of Jerusalem
USD$ 72 (per person)
Drive to the Mount of Olives for a panoramic view of Jerusalem. Enter the Old City via the Jaffa Gate and walk through the Armenian and Jewish Quarters to the recently excavated and restored Roman Cardo. Stop off at the Western (Wailing) Wall, the holiest place of the Jewish People. Continue on to the Christian Quarter, walking along the Via Dolorosa, following the Stations of the Cross to the Church of the Holy Sepulcher.
In the afternoon proceed to the New City of Jerusalem. Drive, via the Knesset, Israel’s parliament, to Yad Vashem, the memorial to the Holocaust. Tour of museum.
Note: comfortable walking shoes; modest dress (no shorts or sleeveless shirts) and head covering are required.
Cancellations received less than 1 week prior arrival – will not be refounded.
Pick up services are available only from hotels that are located on the Yarkon Street / Ben Yehuda / Dizingoff.
Pickup for the tours will be at 7:20AM
Entrance fees are included; lunches are not included.
Changes in the program are possible due to Holidays or force majeure.
Modest attire is required for visiting holy places of any religion (men with head covering, women with shoulder covering; for both men and women - no shorts).
Comfortable walking shoes are suggested for all tours.
All tours are conducted by government licensed guides and in luxury air-conditioned vehicles and buses.
Daily tours are conducted in English (second language upon request).
Valuable belongings should never be left unattended in the vehicle.
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