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9 Day Affordable Israel
  • 9 Day Affordable Israel

    SKU: TEISR01G1T
    $1,149.00Price

    Price: from $1149 (land only)

     

    Escorted Package Includes

    • 7 nights accommodations
      • 4 nights Jerusalem
      • 2 nights Tiberias
      • 1 night Tel Aviv
    • Hotel porterage
    • All transfers
    • 11 meals: 7 breakfasts, 4 dinners
    • Sightseeing per itinerary in modern air-conditioned motor coach
    • Services of English-speaking tour manager per itinerary
    • Entrance fees per itinerary
    • Comfortable wireless earphones for enhanced touring

     

    9 Day Affordable Israel

    from $1149 (Land Only) Wednesday departure

     

    Escorted Package Includes

    • 7 nights accommodations
      • 4 nights Jerusalem
      • 2 nights Tiberias
      • 1 night Tel Aviv
    • Hotel porterage
    • All transfers
    • 11 meals: 7 breakfasts, 4 dinners
    • Sightseeing per itinerary in

    modern air-conditioned motor coach

    • Services of English-speaking

    tour manager per itinerary

    • Entrance fees per itinerary
    • Comfortable wireless

    earphones for enhanced touring

     

     

    Special Features

    • Discover Jerusalem's astonishing walled Old City
    • Tour the impressive archaeological site of Beit She'an, dating back to King Saul
    • At the Jordan River stop at the popular baptismal site of Yardenit
    • Visit the age-old fishing village of Capernaum frequently mentioned in the Bible
    • In Tiberias, enjoy the pristine Sea of Galilee, the largest freshwater lake in Israel
    • Visit the Church of the Annunciation and Mary's Well in sacred Nazareth
    • In Haifa, view the golden-domed Baha'i Shrine and stunning Baha'i Gardens
    • Tour the astounding Roman, Byzantine and Crusader ruins at ancient Caesarea
    • DESCRIPTION

      DAY 1, Wednesday - Depart for Israel Depart for Israel

      DAY 2, Thursday - Arrive in Tel Aviv, Transfer to "Golden" Jerusalem

      Welcome to Israel. Arrive at Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv and transfer to your hotel in the "golden" city of Jerusalem. Time to rest, relax and acclimate to your new time zone. This evening, enjoy a welcome drink and orientation with your Tour Manager

      Overnight: Jerusalem

      DAY 3, Friday - Jerusalem Old City Tour*

      Begin your walking tour of Jerusalem at the walled Old City with its four distinct sections; the Christian, Jewish, Muslim and Armenian Quarters. Follow the steps along the Via Dolorosa to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, one of the holiest sites in the Christian world. Pass through the narrow alleys and souks to Mt. Zion; visit the Room of the Last Supper and the traditional Tomb of King David. The remainder of the day is on your own. Stroll through the lanes of the Old City, visit the exotic bazaars or join the throngs of people at cafes along the Midrachov, Jerusalem's main shopping street. The optional afternoon tour to Bethlehem includes a visit to the Church of the Nativity, commemorating the birthplace of Christ. A stop for local olive wood handicrafts is included. This evening, dinner together at the hotel

      Optional: Half Day Bethlehem (PM)

      Overnight: Jerusalem

      Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

      DAY 4, Saturday - At Leisure in Jerusalem

      A full day to discover this fascinating city on your own. In Jerusalem, center of three of the world's greatest religions, there are endless opportunities to explore. A walk through the city's colorful neighborhoods reveals a diverse blend of traditional and modern cultures. Or, join the fascinating optional full day tour to Masada and Dead Sea that begins with a drive along the shores of the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth, to Masada. Ascend by cable car to the top of these heroic heights; listen to the brave tale of the Zealots who chose to perish rather than live under Roman rule. Visit the archaeological sites including the remains of Herod's Palace, a synagogue, bath houses, dwellings and workshops. After a visit to the Museum of Masada at the base, drive to the Dead Sea for an "unsinkable" swim in the salty and buoyant waters before returning to Jerusalem. Tonight's very special optional evening includes dinner at a popular restaurant, attendance at the spectacular Sound & Light Show at the Tower of David, and a drive through magnificent illuminated Jerusalem

      Optional: Full Day Masada and Dead Sea (AM)

      Optional: Illuminated Jerusalem, Restaurant Dinner and Sound & Light Show (PM)

      Overnight: Jerusalem

      Meals: Breakfast

      DAY 5, Sunday - At Leisure in Jerusalem

      Immerse yourself in this ancient city on this day at leisure. There is so much to do, and so much to see! Learn more about the fascinating history of the Old City on the optional morning tour that begins at the Zion Gate. Visit the Cardo, a colonnaded Roman shopping street during the Byzantine period, the Jewish Quarter's four Sephardic Synagogues and the Burnt House, set ablaze by the Romans. Then, on to the state-of-the-art Davidson Center in the archaeological Park with its exhibits and interactive multimedia, including a virtual reality reconstruction of the Herodian Temple Mount in the year 70 CE. In the afternoon, visit the contrasting New City on the optional tour. Drive via the Supreme Court building and the Knesset, Israel's Parliament, to the Israel Museum. Here, view the Shrine of the Book where the Dead Sea Scrolls are housed and the miniature model of Jerusalem during Second Temple period. Then, to Yad Vashem, Memorial to the Holocaust on the Mount of Remembrance. This evening, dinner at a local restaurant highlighted by delectable local

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      Optional: Half Day Jerusalem Old City - Jewish Quarter (AM)

      Optional: Half Day Jerusalem New City (PM)

      Overnight: Jerusalem

      Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

      DAY 6, Monday - Beit She‘an, Jordan River, Capernaum, Tiberias

      Travel north via the Jordan Valley and reach the impressive archaeological site of Beit She'an, an ancient city dating back to King Saul; see the remains of an ancient Roman city and the ongoing excavations. From here, travel to the Jordan River, considered one of the world's most sacred rivers; stop at the popular baptismal site of Yardenit. Drive to the age-old fishing village of Capernaum on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee, home to a celebrated Byzantine-era synagogue and frequently mentioned in the Bible as Jesus' base during his Galilean ministry. Tonight, enjoy dinner at the hotel

      Overnight: Tiberias

      Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

       

      DAY 7, Tuesday - Tiberias and the Sea of Galilee

      On your day at leisure in Tiberias,