Israel & Jordan Tour: Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Dead Sea, Petra, Mount Nebo, Jerash!

Overview

Our best seller 10 nights Israel & Jordan tour. want to have a life-changing experience, visiting two of the ancient places in the world? want to explore where it all begun? this tour is for you: a full 10 days of sightseeing, exploring, tasting & absorbing the middle east atmosphere!

Details about this tour

Itinerary
Day 1: Sunday - Arrival to Tel Aviv
Pass By: Tel Aviv Marina and Sea Center, Atarim Square, Tel Aviv Israel
Evening at leisure in Tel Aviv.

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in Tel Aviv
Day 2: Monday - Tel Aviv / Beer Sheba / Masada & Dead Sea
Stop At: Big Beer Sheva, Derekh Hebron 21, Beersheba Israel
Meet your tour guide in the morning and set off from Tel Aviv, driving south, passing by the cities of Ashdod and Ashkelon to Beersheba, for a short visit of the capital of the Negev Desert.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Masada National Park, Some 18 km south of Ein Gedi or 12 km from Ein Bokek to the cable car on the east side., Masada 8698000 Israel
Continue via Arad to Masada, Israels foremost archaeological park. Ascend via cable-car for a thorough visit that gives insight to the rituals, politics, and culture of the people who inhabited this desert fortress, which was the last stronghold of the Jewish Zealots in their war against the Romans. Visit the excavations, Herods palaces, the synagogue, bathhouse, and cisterns, and enjoy the breathtaking view of the Roman camps and the Dead Sea.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Dead Sea, Israel
Descend to the lowest place on earth the Dead Sea, to experience the mineral-rich black mud and to float in its salty waters.
Duration: 2 hours
Pass By: Ein Gedi Botanical Garden, Ein Gedi 86980 Israel
Passing by the oasis of Ein Gedi, proceed through the Judean Desert to Jerusalem.
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Jerusalem
Day 3: Tuesday - New Jerusalem & Bethlehem
Stop At: Israel Museum, 11 Derekh Ruppin, Jerusalem 9543500 Israel
Start the day at the Israel Museums 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.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Ein Karem National Park, Jerusalem, Israel
Enjoy Ein Karem; a picturesque village in the southwestern outskirts of Jerusalem. This small village has great significance in Christian traditions since this is where according to tradition John the Baptist was born.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, Mount of Remembrance in Jerusalem, Entrance to the site is via the Holland Junction, situated on Herzl Boulevard, Jerusalem 91034 Israel
Visit Yad Vashem the official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust, established in 1953, located at the foot of Mt. Hertzl.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Bethlehem Museum, Jerusalem-Hebron Street, across from the Jacir Palace Hotel Bethlehem, State of Palestine., Bethlehem Palestinian Territories
Visit Bethlehem - the birthplace of Jesus at the Church of the Nativity and Manger Square.
Duration: 2 hours
Pass By: Old City of Jerusalem, Jerusalem Israel
Return to your Jerusalem hotel
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Jerusalem
Day 4: Wednesday - Old Jerusalem
Stop At: Old City of Jerusalem, Jerusalem Israel
Enter the Old City of Jerusalem where you will see the Western Wall and the actual site of the Second Temple, the Temple Mount. Walk the Way of the Cross, the Via Dolorosa, to Calvary and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, housing both the traditional site of Crucifixion and the Tomb of the Resurrection. To the southwest, just outside the Old City, is Mount Zion, with the traditional tomb of King David and the Room of the Last Supper.
Duration: 4 hours
Stop At: The Jerusalem Archaeological Park, Jewish Quarter Temple Mount Excavations, near the Dung Gate, Jerusalem Israel
Enjoy the spectacular panoramic view of Jerusalem - the holy city for each of the worlds three great religions Christianity, Judaism, and Islam, from atop the Mount of Olives.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Garden of Gethsemane, Jericho Rd, Jerusalem Israel
Visit the Garden of Gethsemane where Judas betrayed Jesus
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Mahane Yehuda Market, Rehov Mahane Yehuda, Jerusalem Israel
In the heart of a neighborhood in downtown Jerusalem, visit Mahane Yehuda to experience the flavors, aromas, colors and the traders' interaction with the crowds, at the largest open market in Israel.
Duration: 1 hour
Pass By: Old City, Jerusalem
Return to your Jerusalem hotel.
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Jerusalem

Day 5: Thursday - Beit Shean / Nazareth / Safed
Pass By: Golan Heights Winery, Tayelet Neve 28 Industrial site Katzrin, Katzrin 12900
Drive up to the Golan Heights passing by Banias, source of the Jordan River, former Syrian fortifications and the Druze villages.
Stop At: Chateau Golan Winery, Moshav Eliad, 12927
Enjoy an Israeli wine country experience, with vineyards surrounded by breathtaking views. Become acquainted with the collection of fine and rare wines enjoying a tour, wine tasting, and understanding of the wine production process.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Sea of Galilee, Tiberias Israel
Descend to the shore of the Sea of Galilee and proceed to Capernaum, to visit the ruins of the ancient synagogue, the Mount of Beatitudes, the traditional site of the Sermon on the Mount and Tabgha, the traditional site of the miracle of the loaves and the fish.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Tiberias Israel
Onwards to Tiberias, the old center of Jewish learning
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Sea of Galilee, Tiberias Israel
Optional sailing on a boat across the Sea of Galilee to experience the tranquility and scenery little changed during the past 2000 years (subject to conditions and fee).
Duration: 1 hour
Pass By: Sea of Galilee, Tiberias Israel
Return to the kibbutz hotel for overnight.
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Kibbutz hotel
Day 6: Friday - Golan Heights / Sea of Galilee
Pass By: Golan Heights Winery, Tayelet Neve 28 Industrial site Katzrin, Katzrin 12900
Drive up to the Golan Heights passing by Banias, source of the Jordan River, former Syrian fortifications and the Druze villages.
Stop At: Golan Heights Winery, Tayelet Neve 28 Industrial site Katzrin, Katzrin 12900
Enjoy an Israeli wine country experience, with vineyards surrounded by breathtaking views. Become acquainted with the collection of fine and rare wines enjoying a tour, wine tasting, and understanding of the wine production process.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Sea of Galilee, Tiberias Israel
Descend to the shore of the Sea of Galilee and proceed to Capernaum, to visit the ruins of the ancient synagogue, the Mount of Beatitudes, traditional site of the Sermon on the Mount and Tabgha, the traditional site of the miracle of the loaves and the fish
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Tiberias Israel
Onwards to Tiberias, the old center of Jewish learning.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Sea of Galilee, Tiberias Israel
Optional sailing on a boat across the Sea of Galilee to experience the tranquility and scenery little changed during the past 2000 years (subject to conditions and fee).
Duration: 1 hour
Pass By: Sea of Galilee, Tiberias Israel
Return to the kibbutz hotel for overnight.
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight at Kibbutz hotel
Day 7: Saturday - Acre / Haifa / Caesarea / Tel Aviv
Stop At: The Acre Turkish Bazaar, 1 Weizman, Acre 2430122 Israel
After breakfast drive through the hills of the Galilee, westwards to Acre (Akko) for a visit of the old, famous Crusader stronghold and medieval fortifications.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Haifa Port, Haifa Israel
Continue to Haifa, ascending Mount Carmel for a panoramic view of the city, including the Baha'i Shrine, Persian Garden, and Haifa bay.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Caesarea National Park, Route 2 Near Aqiva, Caesarea Israel
Proceed along the Mediterranean coast to Caesarea to visit the Roman Theater and the Crusader fortress at what is known as the masterpiece of Herod the Great.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Jaffa Port, Jaffa, Tel Aviv 68031 Israel
End the day with a short city tour of Tel Aviv and the ancient port of Jaffa.
Duration: 2 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Tel Aviv
Day 8: Sunday - Jordan / Jerash / Amman
Stop At: The Archaeological Site of Jerash, Jerash, Jordan
Drive from Tel Aviv and Jerusalem to the Sheikh Hussein border crossing for procedures to enter Jordan. Proceed to Jerash - city of the Decapolis, located about 45km north of Amman in the fertile heights of the Gilad. Visit the ancient Roman city with colonnaded streets, the baths and the hill of the top Temple etc.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Al Balad Downtown Amman, Amman Jordan
Drive to Amman for a panoramic city tour of the Jordanian capital.
Duration: 2 hours
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Amman
Day 9: Monday - Petra
Stop At: Petra - Wadi Musa 77110 Jordan
After early breakfast, leave the hotel and travel south on the road to Wadi Musa, the modern village of Petra. Ride on horseback to the "Siq" (canyon) and then on foot to Petra, known as the red rock city, the ancient capital of the Nabateans from 3rd century B.C. to 2nd Century A.D. Visit the most interesting monuments such as the Treasury, El Khazneh (a tomb of a Nabatean king) then the field of tombs, obelisks, the altar, (Al Madhbah) - from this point you can view the whole of the rock city.
Duration: 4 hours
Stop At: wadi rum classic tours, Wadi Rum Village, Wadi Rum Village, Wadi Rum 77110 Jordan
Return to Wadi Musa village
Duration: 1 hour
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Petra
Day 10: Tuesday - Madaba / Mount Nebo
Stop At: Madaba Mosaic Map, Inside St. George's Church, Madaba Jordan
Drive northwards to Madaba to visit the remains of the Byzantine church with its ancient mosaic floor map, the oldest surviving originalcartographicdepiction of the mosaic map of the Holy Land and Jerusalem.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Mount Nebo, Madaba Jordan
Continue about 10kms. to Mount Nebo, from where Moses viewed the Promised Land. From there you will see the Jordan Valley, Jericho and the Dead Sea.
Duration: 2 hours
Pass By: Tel Aviv Marina and Sea Center, Atarim Square, Tel Aviv Israel
Drive to the border and return to Tel Aviv.
Meals included:
Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in Tel Aviv
Day 11: Wednesday - Departure
Pass By: Moshe Barak - Israel Taxi - Ben Gurion Airport, Tel Aviv Israel
Departure transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for international departure.
Meals included:
Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.

Inclusions

  • 10x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 10 nights
  • Assistance at the airport upon arrival.
  • Transfers from/to airport on arrival and departure.
  • Sightseeing in a modern air conditioned touring vehicle.
  • Service of a Government licensed guide on all touring days.
  • Entrance fees to places of interest while touring.
  • 10 nights hotel accommodation on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Entry/Admission - Big Beer Sheva
  • Entry/Admission - Masada National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Dead Sea
  • Entry/Admission - Israel Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Ein Karem National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center
  • Entry/Admission - Bethlehem Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Old City of Jerusalem
  • Entry/Admission - The Jerusalem Archaeological Park
  • Entry/Admission - Garden of Gethsemane
  • Entry/Admission - Mahane Yehuda Market
  • Entry/Admission - Chateau Golan Winery
  • Entry/Admission - Sea of Galilee
  • Entry/Admission - Tiberias
  • Entry/Admission - Golan Heights Winery
  • Entry/Admission - The Acre Turkish Bazaar
  • Entry/Admission - Haifa Port
  • Entry/Admission - Caesarea National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Jaffa Port
  • Entry/Admission - The Archaeological Site of Jerash
  • Entry/Admission - Al Balad Downtown Amman
  • Entry/Admission - Petra
  • Entry/Admission - wadi rum classic tours
  • Entry/Admission - Madaba Mosaic Map
  • Entry/Admission - Mount Nebo
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Exclusions

  • Porterage at airport.
  • Tipping for guide, driver and hotel staff.
  • Beverages with meals.
  • Travelers medical/baggage insurance.
  • Entry Visa to Jordan (if required for restricted nationalities)
  • Border Taxes & Border Shuttle transfers - Israel & Jordan(approx. US$50 per person, paid on Tour)
  • Entry/Admission - Sea of Galilee
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Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Not wheelchair accessible

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Most travelers can participate

This experience requires good weather. If its canceled due to poor weather, youll be offered a different date or a full refund

This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If its canceled because the minimum isnt met, youll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers

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Cancellation Policy

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