Highlights Tour STARTING FROM £1,669
Tel Aviv, the “City who never sleeps”, center of business and entertainment of Israel
Masada (Hebrew for fortress) overlooking the Dead Sea
Tel Aviv / Beer Sheba / Masada & Dead Sea
Hike the Sataf Nature Trails west of Jerusalem
Day 1 : Sunday - Tel Aviv
Upon arrival to the airport you will meet our representative and transfer to your hotel in Tel Aviv for overnight.
Day 2 : Monday - Tel Aviv / Beer Sheba / Masada & Dead Sea
Leave Tel Aviv driving south, passing byAshdod and Ashkelon en route to Beersheba, for a drive through the Negev capital. Continue via Arad to Masada. Ascend by cable car to the fortress, which was the last stronghold of the Jewish Zealots in their war against the Romans.Visit the excavations, Herod’s palaces, the synagogue, bathhouse, etc.Enjoy the breathtaking view of the Roman camps and the Dead Sea.Descend for a “float” in the in the salty water of the world’s lowest place – the Dead Sea. Proceed to Jerusalem for overnight.
Day 3 : Tuesday - Jerusalem - sightseeing of the new city
Start the day with a panoramic view of Jerusalem from atop the Mt. of Olives.On to the Garden of Gethsemane and Church of the Agony. Continue to the Israel Museum’s Shrine of the Book with the famous Dead Sea scrolls, then a visit to the beautifully renovated model of the Herodian city of Jerusalem, dating back to the time of the Second Temple. Continue to Yad Vashem (the memorial to the six million Jews who were killed in the Holocaust). Afternoon drive to visit the picturesque village of Ein Karem. Return to Hotel.
Day 4 : Wednesday - Jerusalem - Old City & Bethlehem
Enter through one of the Gates to the walled Old City to visit the renewed Jewish Quarter, the Western Wall, the Temple area and the colorful bazaars.Walk along the Via Dolorosa and the Stations of the Cross, ending at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Continue to Mt. Zion and visit the tomb of King David, the Room of the Last Supper and Dormition Abbey. In the afternoon continue to Bethlehem to visit the Church of the Nativity.* Return to Jerusalem for overnight.
Day 5 : Thursday - Beit Shean / Nazareth / Galilee
Leave Jerusalem and drive north, passing by Jericho, the oldest city in the world.Travel through the Jordan Valley to Beit Shean. Visit the excavations of this beautifully preserved Roman City. Proceed to Nazareth to visit the Church of the Annunciation and the carpentry workshop of Joseph. On to Safed, city of the Kabala, for a walk through the mystic alleys, a visit to a synagogue and the artists’ colony. Continue to a Kibbutz hotel for overnight.
Day 6 : Friday - Golan Heights and around the Sea of Galilee
Drive to the Golan Heights. Visit the former Syrian fortifications and the Druze villages. Travel via Banias, source of the Jordan River to the Mount of Beatitudes. Visit the ruins of the ancient synagogue and Peter's house at Capernaum. Visit Tabgha, where the miracle of the fish and bread took place. Continue to Tiberias for a short tour of the old center of Jewish learning. Return to the Kibbutz hotel for overnight.
Day 7 : Saturday - Acre / Haifa / Caesarea / Tel Aviv
After Breakfast drive west to Acre for a visit of the old, famous Crusader stronghold and medieval fortifications. Continue to Haifa, for a sightseeing tour, including the Baha'i Shrine, Persian Garden and Mount Carmel for a panoramic view of the city. Proceed southwards to Caesarea to visit the Roman Theater and the Hippodrome. Continue to Tel Aviv-Jaffa for a short city tour and to your hotel for overnight.
Day 8 : Sunday
Breakfast and transfer to the airport for departure. Site under the Palestinian Authority jurisdiction.Visit subject to situation.
- 7 nights hotel accommodation on bed and breakfast basis.
- Assistance at the airport upon arrival.
- Transfers from/to airport on arrival and departure.
- Sightseeing in a modern air conditioned motor-coach.
- Service of a Government licensed guide on all touring days.
- Entrance fees to places of interest while touring.
Kibbutz Kfar Giladi Deluxe Hotel
In the Upper Galilee, overlooked by the Golan Heights and the Hermon, resting in the foothills of the Naftali mountains and with a breathtaking view of the Hula Valley.
Dan Panorama Hotel
Like other Dan Hotels, Dan Panorama Hotel Jerusalem features an array of beautiful rooms and suites, with a peaceful ambiance featuring superb views of the neighborhoods surrounding the hotel. The high-end rooms, as well as the penthouse, offer stunning views of the Old City.
Crowne Plaza Jerusalem
Situated near Armenian Quarter, Garden of Gethsemane and Italian Synagogue, the prestigious Crowne Plaza offers an outdoor swimming pool, a cocktail lounge and a tennis court. The building was renovated in 2012.
Crowne Plaza Tel Aviv Beach
Crowne Plaza is a prestigious brand of InterContinental Hotels Group global network, offering exclusive accommodation 5-star.
Dan Panorama Hotel, Tel Aviv
Dan Panorama Tel Aviv is a luxurious 4-star hotel set in a prime location in the centre of Tel Aviv. Guests of the hotel will have easy access to Alma Beach, Shalom Meir Tower and Church of St. Peter.
Return flights with El Al Israel from London Heathrow to Tel Aviv every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday including luggage allowance 23KG
Return flights with El Al Israel from London Luton to Tel Aviv every Thursday, Friday and Sunday including luggage allowance 23KG