Tel Aviv, Galilee, Tiberias, Negev & Jerusalem, 10 Days
Upon arrival in Tel Aviv you will be met at the airport by our representative and be brought to your hotel where you will have dinner and stay overnight.
After breakfast, we'll have a short walk through Old Jaffa, the street alleyways of Tel Aviv, including Yitzhak Rabin Square and then we will end tour at the promenade. We will visit the Diaspora museum to learn about Jewish History since the Destruction of the 2nd Temple. We will have dinner and stay overnight in Tel AViv.
After breakfast, we'll drive north to visit the Roman Ruins at Caesarea. We'll continue to Mt. Carmel to the Druze Villages and view the Bahai Gardens in the town of Haifa. We'll then continue to the ancient town of Akko to walk through the tunnels of this Crusader city, and end the day's tour in Tiberias to have dinner and stay overnight.
After breakfast, we'll drive to Safed, the center of Jewish mysticism in the 16th century. We'll visit its old synagogues and artists' colony. We'll Proceed to the Jordan Valley to visit Tel Dan and the Golan Heights. We'll then proceed to the Sea of Galilee for a cruise. We will have dinner and stay overnight on the sea of Galilee.
After breakfast we'll drive via the Jordan Valley and Jericho along the shores of the Dead Sea where we'll view the Qumran Caves. Then we'll go to Ein Gedi for a Swim in the Dead Sea. We'll drive to Massada and ascend by cable car to tour its fortress. We'll then drive to Chan Hashayarot where we will have dinner and stay overnight at a Bedouin Camp.
We will have a Camel ride in the negev , visit the Tomb of Ben Gurion, and stop in Tel Sheva-Old Beersheba. After this we'll visit Beit-Guvrin, and then return to Jerusalem where we will have dinner and stay overnight.
After breakfast we'll drive to Mt. Scopus for a panoramic view of Jerusalem. We will then enter the Old City and walk through the Jewish Quarter and the Cardo. We will travel along the Broad Wall, view the Israelite Tower, and visit the Herodian Mansions. We'll continue to the Western Wall and Visit the Dome of the Rock on the temple Mount. We'll then go to Mt. Zion to visit King David's tomb. We will have dinner and stay overnight in Jerusalem.
After breakfast, we'll visit the Haddasah Hospital's Synagogue and see the magnificent Chagall art on the stained-glass windows. We'll continue to Yad Vashem, then to Mt. Herzl and Israel's Military Cemetery. We will travel via the Knesset to visit the Shrine of the Book at the Israel Museum, home of the Dead Sea scrolls. We'll walk through the Israel Museum and sculpture Garden. We will enjoy an illuminated evening tour of Jerusalem and visit a restaurant for dinner. We will stay overnight in Jerusalem.
DAY 9: JERUSALEM
After breakfast we will enjoy the morning with a walking tour of the Old City. We'll visit the Museum of the History of Jerusalem at David's Citadel. In the afternoon we'll have free time in Jerusalem. We will stay overnight in Jerusalem.
DAY 10: DEPARTURE
We will transport you to the airport for your return flight.