|11 Days 10 Nights Israel & Jordan Tour (AGT03) Min 2 person
Tour Code: AGT03
Assistance at the airport upon arrival.
2 Ways airport transfer
Entrance fees to places of interest while touring
10 nights accommodation in a comfortable three-star hotel,twin room with private facilities.
Sightseeing and orientation tours included in the itinerary - expertly planned to maximise your time and to visit iconic and must-see sites in each city
Daily continental breakfast (for all other meals, we offer assistance with reservations and directions to local restaurants/cafes)
Daily transportation on luxury coaches.
Entrance fees to places of interest while touring as per itinerary.
Professional coach driver.
Upon arrival to airport meet our representative and transfer to hotel in Tel Aviv for an overnight.
Day2 (MONDAY) - Tel Aviv – Beer Sheba - Masada - Dead Sea
Leave Tel Aviv - via Ashdod, Ashkelon to Beersheba for a short visit to
the Negev capital. Continue via Arad to Masada. Ascend by cable car
to the fortress, which was the last stronghold of the Jewish Zealots in
their war against the Romans. Visit the excavations, Herod’s palaces,
the synagogue, bathhouse, etc. Enjoy the breathtaking view of the
Roman camps and the Dead Sea. Descend for a possible “float” in the
in the salty water of the world’s lowest place. Via Ein Gedi & Kalya,
proceed to Jerusalem for overnight.
Day3 (TUESDAY) - Jerusalem - sightseeing of the new city
Drive to Mt. Scopus for a panoramic view of Jerusalem. On to the Garden of Gethsemane and
Church of the Agony. Continue to Israel Museum’s 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. Continue to Yad Vashem (the memorial to the six million
Jews who were killed in the Holocaust). Afternoon visit to Ein Karem (the birth place of John the
Baptist). 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 the market in Israel. Return to Hotel.
Day4 WEDNESDAY - Jerusalem - (Old City) – Bethlehem
Walk through one of the Gates to the walled Old City: the renewed Jewish Quarter; the Western
Wall, the Temple area; the colorful bazaars; Via Dolorosa and the Stations of the Cross, ending at
the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. Drive to Mt. Zion and visit the tomb of King David, the Room of
the Last Supper and Dormition Abbey. In the afternoon continue to Bethlehem to visit the Church
of the Nativity and return to Jerusalem for overnight.
Day5 THURSDAY - Beit Shean - Tiberias – Galilee
Leave Jerusalem and drive north via Jericho, the oldest city in
the world, through the Jordan Valley and the new settlements
to Beit Shean. Visit the excavations of this beautifully
preserved Roman City. Proceed to Tiberias, the old center of
Jewish learning. Drive along the shores of the Sea of Galilee to
Capernaum, to visit the ruins of the ancient synagogue.
Optional sailing in 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). Continue to a Kibbutz hotel for
Day6 FRIDAY - Upper Galilee and Golan Heights – Nazareth
Drive to the Golan Heights. Visit the former Syrian
fortifications and the Druze villages Via Banias, source of the
Jordan River. 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. Proceed via the Hula Valley to Safed, city of the Kabala, to visit a synagogue
and the artists’ colony and then to Nazareth to visit the Christian Holy Sites. Return to the Kibbutz
hotel for overnight.
Day7 SATURDAY - Acre - Haifa - Tel Aviv
After Breakfast drive west to Acre for a visit of the old, famous
Crusader stronghold and medieval fortifications. Continue to
Haifa, for a panoramic sightseeing tour of the city, including the
Bahai Shrine, Persian Garden, Mount Carmel and Haifa bay.
Proceed along the coast to Caesarea to visit the Roman Theater
and the Crusader fortress. End the day with a short city tour of Tel Aviv-Jaffa and overnight.
Day8 SUNDAY - Hussein Bridge or (Allenby Bridge) - Jerash – Amman
Drive from Tel Aviv and Jerusalem to the 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. Then drive to Amman for a city tour of the
Jordanian Capital. Overnight in Amman.
Day9 MONDAY - Amman – Petra
After early breakfast, leave the hotel and travel south on the road to Wadi
Musa. Ride on horseback to the "Siq" (canyon) and then on foot to Petra
known as "Sela Edom" or 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, the field of tombs, obelisks
and the altar, (Al Madhbah) - from this point you can view the whole of the
rock city. Then back to Wadi Musa for overnight.
Day10 TUESDAY - Petra - Madaba - Mount Nebo - Jerusalem - Tel Aviv
Drive to Madaba to see the ancient mosaic map of the Holyland and ruins of historical sites.
Continue about 10 kms. to Mount Nebo, from where Moses viewed the Promised Land. From
there you will see the Jordan Valley, Jericho and the Dead Sea, etc. Visit the remains of aByzantine
church with a mosaic floor, and then drive to the border and transfer back to Jerusalem or Tel Aviv
Day11 WEDNESDAY – Departure
Breakfast and transfer to the airport for departure.
Site under the Palestinian Authority Jurisdiction. Visit subject to situation.
1. The tour is on a guaranteed departure basis - subject to a minimum of 2 participants.
2. The sequence of the tour, hotels used, and sites visited may be amended due to circumstances.
3. Reservations received less than 14 days prior to departure are on a request only basis.