This tour spends 4 days and 3 nights in Jerusalem, Israel and includes a full day tour of Jerusalem and a full day tour outside Jerusalem visiting amongst other sites Mount of Olives, Via Dolorosa, the Western Wall and Yad Vashem (Holocaust Memorial), Next day we head through the Judean Desert to the Dead Sea visiting Masada, UNESCO Heritage site, before going for a swim, well its actually a float, in the Dead Sea.
Welcome to Israel! After arrival at Ben Gurion airport, you will be met by our transfer representative and transferred to your hotel in Jerusalem.
Start the day with a magnificent panoramic view from Mount of Olives. Drive to the Old City. Visit the Roman Cardo, the Herodian quarter and continue to the Western Wall. Walk along the Via Dolorosa and visit the Church of Holy Sepulchre. The tour continues with a visit to Yad Vashem, Israel's memorail to the six million lost their lives in Holocaust.
Drive through the Judean Desert to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth, almost 1300 feet (400 meters) below sea level. Drive along the shores of the Dead Sea to Masada. 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 AD. Descend by cable car. Continue to the Dead Sea. Cover yourself with the mineral rich mud and experience a swim in the Dead Sea, weather permitting, that many believe has its therapeutic effects.
After breakfast, your time is free until we pick you up from your hotel and transfer you to the airport for your departure.