9 Day The Classic Tour Of Israel Vacation Package – ISR – DHS03

9 Days

Overview

This package includes 3 nights in Jerusalem, 3 nights in Tel Aviv, 2 nights in Kibbutz, Guided tours in Tel Aviv, Tiberias, Capernaum, Nazareth, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Qumran, Dead Sea, and Massada.

Jerusalem: Spend 3 nights in biblical Jerusalem, Tour the Old and New City, the Israel Museum and the new Jewish Quarter.

Qumeran / Massada / Dead Sea: Drive through the Judean Desert to the lowest place on earth: The Dead Sea, Visit the Dead Sea Scrolls and Massada.

Extensions available: Egypt & Deluxe Nile Cruise, Jerusalem & Nazareth, Syria.

Meals: Breakfast Daily and 3 Dinners

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Itinerary

Arrival at Ben Gurion Airport, where you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Jerusalem.

Start the day with a magnificent panoramique view from Mount of Olives. Drive to the Old City; Visit the tomb of King David and the room of Last Supper on Mt. Zion. Enter the walled city and walk through the newly restored Jewish quarter. Visit the Roman Cardo, the Herodian quarter and continue to the Western Wall. Walk along the Via Dolorosa to the church of the Holy Sepulchre. Continue to Bethlehem*; view Rachel’s Tomb and proceed to visit the Church of Nativity and Manger’s Square.
Overnight in Jerusalem. (B)

Breakfast

Drive to the Israel Museum; Visit the Shrine of the Book where the Dead Sea Scrolls are housed and the miniature model of Jerusalem as it was during the second temple period; Proceed for a tour at the Knesset, Israel’s parliament. Continue to visit Mount Hertzel cemetery and Yad Vashem, the memorial to the Holocaust.
Visit Mea Shearim , the ultra orthodox neighborhood in Jerusalem and learn about their unique lifestyle.
In the evening enjoy a middle eastern dinner followed by the spectacular “sound& light” show** at the Tower of David museum (weather conditions permitting) .
Overnight in Jerusalem.(B /D)

Breakfast, Dinner

Drive through the Judean Desert to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth, almost 1300 feet (400 meters) below sea level. Stop at Qumran to visit the site where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found. Drive along the shores of the Dead Sea to Massada. Ascend by cable car and tour the ancient fortress where the Zealots made their last stand against the Romans before committing mass suicide in 73 A.D. Descend by cable car
Continue to the Dead Sea; Cover yourself with the mineral rich mud and experience a swim in the Dead Sea** that many believe has its therapeutic effects (*weather permitting).
Overnight in Tel Aviv. (B)

Breakfast

Today is a day at leisure. Overnight in Tel Aviv. (B)

Breakfast

Drive along the coastal plain to Caesarea, capital of Judea under the Romans. See the excavations of the Crusader city, Roman port, aqueduct and the amphitheater that has been restored to its former glory as a concert venue. Proceed to Megiddo, identified as the site of Armageddon; visit the archaeological excavations including the well preserved water supply system. Continue to Daliat El Carmel, a Druze village and enjoy a late lunch at a local restaurant. Proceed via Mount Carmel to Haifa for a panoramic view of the Haifa Bay and Golden domed Bahai shrine and Gardens.
Overnight in a Kibbutz guesthouse. (B / L)

Breakfast, Lunch

Drive to Safed, the center of Jewish mysticism, where you will visit the ancient synagogues and artists’ colony. Continue to the Golan Heights to see the former Syrian bunkers, Kuneitra and the new Israeli town of Katzrin. Stop at the Golan Winery for a tour and wine tasting; Proceed to Kessem Hagolan, a multimedia presentation of the area and its history.
Overnight in a Kibbutz guesthouse. (B / D)

Breakfast, Dinner

Start the day with a visit to Nazareth and visit the Church of the Annunciation. Continue to Tiberias; visit Capernaum to see the ruins of the synagogue and octagonal Church of St. Peter. Visit Mount of Beatitudes where Jesus delivered the Sermon on the Mount. Drive via Beit Shean to Beit Alpha to see the remains of the mosaic floor of an ancient synagogue depicting the zodiac. Overnight in Tel Aviv. (B)

Breakfast

After breakfast, transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for departure. (B)

* Site under the Palestinian Authority Jurisdiction. Visit subject to situation.

** Visit subject to weather conditions.

Breakfast

This tour covers guided visits to all major Archeological, Biblical & Historical sites of Israel.

  • Round Trip Airport transfers
  • 3 Night hotel in Tel Aviv with  Breakfast Daily
  • 2 Night in Kibbutz in Galilee with Breakfast and Dinner
  • 3 Night hotel in Jerusalem with  Breakfast Daily
  • Guided tours in Tel Aviv, Tiberias, Capernaum, Nazareth, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Qumran, Dead Sea, and Massada
  • Luggage handling and service charges
  • SLT guaranteed tour performance warrantyMINIMUM TWO TO OPERATE
    • Passover
    • Shavuot
    • Rosh Hashana
    • Yom Kippur
    • Catholic Easter
    • Christmas
    • NOTICE:  Copy of passport must be provided  at time of reservations to avoid 17% VAT TAX on arrival Israel

High season travel supplement  $100 per person for travel period October  01 – March 31

Advertised rate is for Low season travel period April 1 – September 30 , 2023 and 2024 (Excluding Easter & Event Blackout dates)

Location

DeluxeFirst ClassSuperior Tourist
Tel AvivDan
(Deluxe Room)
RenaissancePrima Tel Aviv
GalileeKibbutz Lavi
(Hadar Wing)
Kibbutz Lavi
(Eden Wing)
Kibbutz Lavi
(Eden Wing)
JerusalemKing David
(Deluxe New City View Room)
Orient

Prima Kings

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9 Day The Classic Tour Of Israel Vacation Package – ISR – DHS03
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