Experience some of Israel's best with this mini 3 day Jewish tour to Jerusalem and the Dead Sea. See Mt Zion, the Jewish Quarter, the Roman Cardo, the Western Wall, the Southern Wall of the Temple Mount, the Citadel Museum, the Old City's Oriental Bazaars, the Israel Museum, the Shrine of the Book, Jerusalem's New City, the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum, Meah Shearim, the Mount Herzl Military Cemetary, Ammunition Hill, float in the Dead Sea, visit Qumran and climb Masada. All this in 3 jam-packed days!
Wednesday | Jerusalem Old City
08:00 – Starts Jerusalem. See the Tomb of King David on Mt. Zion. Walk along the ancient Roman Cardo. Visit the restored Jewish Quarter. Enjoy a fascinating tour of the underground Western Wall Tunnels. See the excavations of the Southern Wall of the Temple Mount. Stroll through the colourful Oriental Bazaars. Explore 3,000 years of history at Jerusalem’s Citadel Museum.
Thursday | Jerusalem New City
See the coming of age Bar-Mitzvah ceremonies at the Western Wall. Enjoy a fascinating walk through the unltra-orthodox neighbourhood at Mea Shearim. Drive by the Knesset, Israel’s parliament and see the famous Menorah with biblical emblems. Visit the Shrine of the Book to see the original Dead Sea Scrolls.
See the model of Jerusalem as it was during the time of King Herod. Experience a moving visit to Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial and Mount Herzl Military Cemetery. Visit the former Jordanian Army stronghold at Ammunition Hill.
Friday | Dead Sea
Descend to the Dead Sea – the lowest place on Earth. Visit the ancient city of Qumran where the Dead Sea Scrolls where found. Continue along the shores of the Dead Sea to the magnificent cliff top fortress of Masada. Ascend via cable car to explore the remains of King Herod’s luxurious palace. Stop for a lunch and spa facilities at a private Dead Sea beach. Take the chance to enjoy a float on the salty waters of the Dead Sea (lunch included). Return to Jerusalem.
The above tour packages includes the following:
- English Speaking guide for all touring
- A/C coach for touring in a group
- Twin room accommodation in chosen class of hotels on BB basis (HB where indicated)
- Entrance fees for the above mentioned sites
The above mentioned does not include:
- Any extra meals or beverages or hotel extras
- Tips for guides & drivers
- Any personal expenses
- Passport, visa and border crossing fees
- Travel insurance
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions