What To Expect:
israel Travel Tour Highlights
This tour offers an opportunity to delve deeper into the significance of this ancient religion. Walk in the footsteps of Jewish history, become immersed in culture and tradition, experience the holy city of Jerusalem and much more. Your journey begins in Tel Aviv, Israel’s most cosmopolitan city that still retains a glimpse into its past and how far this land has come. Enjoy an introductory walking tour exploring both modern and ancient quarters before taking in the charming nearby port city of Jaffa. Head north from Tel Aviv, stopping in Caesarea to see Crusader excavations, the sweeping views of the Jezreel valley from Muhraka — Horn of Carmel and the Baha’i holy city of Haifa. Check into your hotel in Tiberias and spend the next day exploring Safed, the spiritual home of Kabbalah before enjoying a private boat ride on the Sea of Galilee. Visit the Beit Alpha synagogue, Kochav HaYarden, the Qumran caves and Ein Gedi en route to your hotel on the banks of the Dead Sea. From here you will explore the ancient fortifications on top of Mount Masada, before descending to Kibbutz En Gadi for lunch and a tour of its lush garden oasis. Enjoy the healing powers of the Dead Sea with a relaxing spa treatment or visit a traditional nomadic Bedouin home near the desert town of Arad. Conclude your journey with five nights in Jerusalem which will allow ample time to tour the Old City and New Jerusalem, Mount of Olives, the City of David, an excursion to Beit Guvrin as well as some of the city’s fascinating museums and colorful markets.