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10 Days - Tel Aviv, Caesarea, Haifa, Acre, Rosh Hanikra, Tiberias, Safed, Golan Heights, Beit Shean, Beit Alpha, Jerusalem, Massada, Dead SeaPhoto

Tour Overview:
This 10-day tour visits many of the cultural, historic and religious sites in Israel. The tour is tailored to people of Jewish believe and those interested in Jewish history. A powerhouse in economic and technological terms Israel shines with its Mediterranean climate and varied landscapes. Jewish travelers and others with religious and historical interest will find much to admire in this small country, which is defined by ancient history and hyper modernity at the same time.

Day 1 - Arrive Tel Aviv
Arrival to Ben Gurion airport where you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel. Overnight Tel Aviv.

Day 2 - Tel Aviv
Day at leisure. Overnight Tel Aviv. (B)

Day 3 - Tel Aviv / Caesarea / Haifa / Acre / Rosh Hanikra / Tiberias
Drive north to Caesarea, once the Roman capital of the region; see the excavations of the Crusaders' city, the aqueduct and the amphitheatre that has been restored as a concert venue. Proceed to Haifa to visit the Clandestine Immigration and Naval museum ("Af al Pi Chen") and hear the story of the illegal immigrants to Israel at the time of the British mandate. Drive to Acre, the Old City recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site; walk through the old port and local market. Continue to Rosh Hanikra; descend by cable car into the underwater grottoes and admire the spectacular natural formation. Overnight at a Kibbutz guesthouse. (BD)

Day 4 - Tiberias - Safed / Golan Heights / Tel-Hai
Drive to Safed, one of the four holy cities in Israel, center of the Kaballa movement; visit the Caro and Ari synagogues; stroll through the narrow alleyways and visit the picturesque Artists' quarter. Next, enjoy a Jeep tour in the foothills of the Golan. Continue to the Golan Heights; stop at Gadot overlook, the memorial for the fallen of the Golan, located over former Syrian bunkers; view the monument built in honor of the Alexandroni brigade. Proceed to a magnificent observation point over the city of Kuneitra, and the Syrian territory. Drive to Tel-Hai; see the “Roaring Lion” monument and learn about the heroic battle of Josef Trumpeldor and his comrades in 1920. Overnight at a Kibbutz guesthouse. Meet with a Kibbutz member and learn about their unique lifestyle. (BD)

Day 5 - Tiberias / Beit Shean / Beit Alpha / Gan Hashlosha / Jerusalem
Morning visit Rambam’s grave in Tiberias. Continue through the Jordan Valley to Beit Shean, known as "Scythopolis", and see the fascinating excavated remains from Roman and Byzantine periods. Stop at Beit Alpha to admire the beautiful mosaic floor of a synagogue discovered in 1929. Visit Gan Hashlosha National Park and enjoy the warm spring water pools and waterfalls. Continue via the Jordan Valley to Jerusalem; stop at Mount Scopus for a blessing as you enter the city. Overnight Jerusalem. (B)

Day 6 - Jerusalem - Kotel tunnels / Sepharadic synagogues / Davidson Center / Tower of David
Visit the Tomb of King David on Mt. Zion. Walk along the Cardo, heart of the ancient Roman City; visit the four Sepharadic Synagogues restored after the 1967 war in the Jewish quarter; tour the Western Wall Tunnels; visit the archaeological park at Davidson Center; walk through the colorful local bazaar to visit the Tower of David museum presenting the history of Jerusalem and ancient remains of the city beginning with the first temple period. Overnight Jerusalem. (B)

Day 7 - Jerusalem - Yad Vashem / Mt. Herzl / Ammunition Hill / Israel Museum
Enjoy seeing the Bar-Mitzvah ceremonies at the Kotel. Drive through Mea Shearim, one of the oldest Jewish neighborhoods in Jerusalem and learn about the unique lifestyle of the ultra orthodox communities. Proceed to Mount Herzl, the military cemetery, and Yad Vashem the memorial to the Holocaust. Visit the Ammunition Hill, a former Jordanian army stronghold, conquered by the Israeli army in the six day war, and converted into a national memorial site and museum. Drive by the Knesset, Israel’s parliament and see the Menorah with the biblical emblems. Next visit Israel Museum, the Shrine of the Book where the Dead Sea scrolls are housed, and the Holyland model, a miniature replica of Jerusalem as it was during the second temple period. Overnight Jerusalem. (B)

Day 8 - Jerusalem - Qumeran / Massada / Dead Sea
Drive through the Judean Desert to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth. Visit Qumeran, where the Dead Sea scrolls were found. Continue to Massada, ascend by cable car and tour the mountain fortress built by King Herod, where the Zealots made their last stand against the Romans; visit the remains of the walls, palaces, synagogue and bathhouse; descend by cable car. Next, stop for Lunch and Spa facilities (own account) in one of the leading hotels in the area and enjoy a "Swim" in the mineral rich Dead Sea. Overnight Jerusalem. (B)

Day 9 - Jerusalem
Day at leisure. Overnight Jerusalem. (B)

Day 10 - Jerusalem / Depart Tel Aviv
Transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for departure. (B)


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  2018  
       
  DEPARTS:
  DEPARTS FRIDAYS (excluding Mar 23, Mar 30, Apr 6, Apr 13, May 18, Sep 7, Sep 14,
  Sep 21, Sep 28, Dec 14 & Dec 21)
   
    Dbl Sgl
  Jan 5, 12, 19, 26 $3,175 $4,900
  Feb 2 $3,175 $4,900
  Feb 9 $3,255 $5,055
  Feb 16 & 23 $3,300 $5,150
  Mar 2, 9, 16 $3,325 $5,100
  Apr 20, 27 $3,485 $5,450
  May 4 $3,650 $5,770
  May 11 $3,550 $5,560
  May 25 $3,485 $5,450
  Jun 1 $3,485 $5,450
  Jun 8 $3,725 $5,925
  Jun 15 & 22 $3,875 $6,225
  Jun 29 $3,675 $5,825
  Jul 6 & 13 $3,385 $5,240
  Jul 20 $3,425 $5,325
  Jul 27 $3,495 $5,400
  Aug 3, 10, & 17 $3,495 $5,400
  Aug 24 $3,285 $4,975
  Aug 31 $3,200 $4,885
  Oct 5 $3,485 $5,450
  Oct 12 $3,650 $5,770
  Oct 19 $3,750 $5,975
  Oct 26 $3,425 $5,325
  Nov 2, 9 & 16 $3,385 $5,245
  Nov 23 & 30 $3,200 $4,885
  Dec 7 $3,200 $4,885
  Dec 28 $3,385 $5,245
     
  2019    
     
  DEPARTS FRIDAYS (excluding Jan 4, Jan 11, Apr 12, Apr 19, Apr 26, Jun 7, Sep 27,
  Oct 4, Oct 11 & Oct 18)
     
  Jan 18 to Feb 8 $3,375 $5,225
  Feb 15 to 21 $3,575 $5,650
  Feb 22 to Apr 11 $3,500 $5,375
  May 3 to 31 $3,850 $6,075
  Jun 14 to 28 $4,075 $6,550
  July 5 to Sep 20 $3,675 $5,675
  Oct 25 to Dec 27 $3,600 $5,525
 
  Hotels:    
       
  Tel Aviv - Carlton Hotel or similar  
  Tiberias - Kibbutz Lavi, Hadar Wing or similar  
  Jerusalem - Inbal Hotel or similar  
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Inclusions:
  • Accommodations
  • 9 breakfasts & 2 dinners
  • Arrival and departure airport transfers
  • Entrance fees
  • Service of professional tour guide
  • Transportation in large coach (maximum 50 passengers)
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