Jewish Tours - The Jewish heritage (11 Nights)
12 Days /11 Nights Tour
Arrival al Ben Gurion Airport, meet our representative and transfer to your hotel.
Overnight in Tel Aviv.
Overnight in Tel Aviv.
Caesarea / Haifa / Acre / Rosh Hanikra
Drive north to Caesarea, once the roman capital of the region. Visit the Roman theatre, the crusaders' city, the aqueduct and the new multi media museum recently opened.
Continue to Beit Shearim, once the town of the Sanhedrin, the Jewish supreme court;
Proceed to Haifa to visit "AF AL PI CHEN" ,the Naval museum of the illegal immigration to Israel at the time of the British mandate.
Drive to Acre; walk along the old harbor and visit the underground Knight's halls .
Continue to the northernmost point of Israel at Rosh Hanikra.
Descend by cable into the limestone Grottoes.
Overnight at a kibbutz guesthouse.
After checking in, meet with a Kibbutz member and learn about the Kibbutz lifestyle.
Safed / Golan Heights / Upper Galilee
Drive to Safed, center of the Kabala movement. Visit the old synagogues
and stroll the old Artists' Colony. Continue for a Jeep tour to the foot of the Golan Heights, and drive to Mount, Bental; See the former Israeli fortification and overlook Kuneitra and the Syrian part of the Golan heights.
Continue to Tel Facher, a former Syrian army camp and continue to visit the Banias springs.
Stop at Tel-Dan, a beautiful nature reserve around the Dan River, one of the sources of the Jordan River.
Continue to Tel-Hai to see the famous statue of the lion.
Overnight kibbutz guesthouse.
Beit Shean / Beit Alpha / Gan Hashlosha
Drive to Beit Shean, visit the recent excavations of the roman town; Continue to Beit Alpha to see the beautiful mosaic floor of a synagogue from the Byzantine period.
Proceed to Gan Hashlosha, (Sachne) where you will have an opportunity to enjoy in the water springs located at the foots of the Gilboa Mountain, the famous mountain on which King Saul was killed in the battle against the philistines. Continue via the Jordan Valley to Jerusalem; Stop at Mount Scopus for a blessing as you enter the city.
Visit the new city of Jerusalem. Drive to Hadassah hospital to visit the Chagal stained glass windows. Proceed to the mountains of Jerusalem for a tree planting.
Onto Mount the military cemetery, and Yad Vashem. Continue to the Israel Museum, and the Shrine of the book, where you will see the Dead Sea Scrolls. Drive by the Knesset, and stop to see the unique Menorah with the biblical emblems, continue to Mea Shearim, and learn about the unique lifestyle of the ultra orthodox communities.
End the day with a visit to the Ammunition Hill, once a Jordanian army camp, and in the time of the 6 Day War became a symbol to the braveness of the Israeli soldiers in the battle in Jerusalem.
Jerusalem Old City
Celebrate the Bar Mitzvah ceremonies at the Kotel visit Davidson Center and the Kotel Tunnels.. Proceed via the Arab market to the Cardo, stop at the remains of the city wall dated back to the First Temple period.
Continue to Jaffa gate, and visit David's Tower.
Overnight Jerusalem .
Qumeran / Massada
Descend the Judean mountains to the Dead Sea area. Stop at Qumeran, the place where the Dead Sea Scrolls where found. Continue to Massada, ascend by the cable car and visit the palaces, the synagogue, the bathhouses etc. Descend by cable car.
Continue to one of the leading hotels in the area for lunch and spa facilities.
Overnight in Jerusalem
Air force Museum / Sde Boker / Mitzpeh Ramon
Travel south to the Negev desert, visit Israel's Air Force Museum near Beer Sheva to view the planes and equipment and to hear the story of this brave fighting force.
Continue south, visiting kibbutz Sde boker, to see Ben Gurion's hut and grave, overlooking the magnificent Zin valley.
Stop at Mitzpeh Ramon to gaze into the Ramon Crater, an otherworldly geological wonder.
Proceed to Eilat for overnight.
We start our day with a panoramic view of the city.
Continue for a visit to the Underwater Observatory, one of the largest seaquariums in the world, built into coral reef.
Afternoon - at leisure.
Overnight in Eilat.
Eilat / Timma Copper Mines / King Solomon's Pillars
Morning- at leisure.
We depart Eilat to visit Timna Copper Mines and
King Solomon's Pillars, marvel at the huge multi-colored rock formations.
Drive back to Tel Aviv or to Ben Gurion Airport.
* Visit subject to availability
The above program can be extended and tailor-made for a private tour.
- Hotels within a specific plan are subject to availability and Eshet Incoming discretion.
- Sightseeing schedule subject to change due to circumstances beyond our control.
- Children under the age of 6 are not accepted on the tour.
- Family Plan for child sharing parents' room only.
- Transfers to/from the airport
- hotel accommodation
- Israeli buffet breakfast daily
- Modern air-conditioned transportation
- Meals not specified & Beverages during meals
- Any gratuities
- Items of a personal nature
- Any insurance
- Airports assistance
- All our tours do not include flights from abroad to Israel