ANCIENT ISRAEL AND PETRA

Ancient Israel and Petra

Israel by EHTravels

Israel by EHTravels


Tour Package Daily Itinerary

Day 1: Overnight flight to Tel Aviv.

Day 2: Arrival in Tel Aviv, transfer to hotel. Overnight in Tel Aviv

Day 3: Day free at leisure to explore the city. Overnight in Tel Aviv

Day 4: Full-day sightseeing to Caesarea including the Crusader city and the Roman port, the aqueduct and the amphitheater, Megiddo, Daliat El Carmel for lunch and then proceed via Mount Carmel to Haifa. Overnight in Tiberias

Day 5: Drive to Safed to visit the center of Jewish mysticism. Continue to the Golan Heights for a visit of the area and stop at the Golan winery for a tour and wine tasting. Proceed to “Kessem Hagolan” for an history presentation. Overnight in Tiberias

Day 6: Visit Nazareth and the church of Annunciation. Continue to Tiberias and then to Capernaum for the ruins of the synagogue and the church of St. Peter. Visit Mount of Beatitudes. Then to Beit Alpha to see the mosaic floor of an ancient synagogue. Overnight in Jerusalem

Day 7: Full-day sightseeing including the Old city, the tomb of King David, and the last Supper on Mt. Zion. Continue through the Jewish quarter and the Via Dolorosa to the church of the Holy Sepulchre. Continue to Bethlehem to visit the Church of Nativity. Overnight in Jerusalem

Day 8: Visit the Israel museum and the Dead Sea Scrolls. Then to the Knesset and to Mount Hertzel. Enjoy a middle eastern dinner and a “sound & light” show at the Tower of David museum (weather permitting). Overnight in Jerusalem

Day 9: Drive to the Dead Sea, stop at Qumeran to visit the site where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found. Drive along the shores of the Dead Sea to Massada. Cover yourself with the mineral rich mud and experience a swim in the Dead Sea (weather permitting). Overnight in Jerusalem

Day 10: Day free at leisure to explore the city. Overnight in Jerusalem

Day 11: Travel to the Negev desert and visit King Solomon’s pillars. Continue to Eilat and stop to visit the underwater observatory. Overnight in Eilat

Day 12: Drive to the Jordanian border and cross on-foot into Jordan. Drive to Petra and visit the rose-red city of Petra a UNESCO Site. After lunch drive back to the border and cross on-foot back into Israel. Overnight in Eilat

Day 13: Transfer back to Tel Aviv. On the way visit the Ramon crater. Stop for a camel riding and a visit to an authentic Bedouin tent. Enjoy a light lunch. Then to visit Israel’s Air Force museum. Overnight in Tel Aviv

Day 14: Early transfer to the airport and departure back home

From $3,980 / PER PERSON

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