Day trip

From Tel Aviv: Jerusalem, Dead Sea & Bethlehem Full-Day Tour

Activity provider: Tourist Israel Tours
Day trip

From Tel Aviv: Jerusalem, Dead Sea & Bethlehem Full-Day Tour

Activity provider: Tourist Israel Tours
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From US$ 109 per person

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See the highlights of Jerusalem and Bethlehem on a private or shared day trip from Tel Aviv, and immerse yourself in the extraordinary history of some of the holiest places on earth. Float in the Dead Sea and benefit from its healing properties.

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Duration 12 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Itinerary
6.5 hours
  • Tel Aviv

  • 1.5 hours
  • Old City, Jerusalem (photo stop, guided tour)

  • 30 minutes
  • Church of The Nativity (photo stop, guided tour)

  • 1.5 hours
  • Dead Sea (photo stop, free time)

  • 2 hours
  • Tel Aviv

Meeting point
Main stop
Highlights
  • See the highlights of the Old City of Jerusalem, such as the Via Dolorosa and Wailing Wall
  • Take a mud bath in the healing waters of the Dead Sea
  • Discover the birthplace of Jesus at the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem
  • Descend below sea level to the lowest place on Earth as you drive through the Judean Desert
  • Visit the Church of the Sepulchre
Full description

Explore the holiest cities on earth on a guided tour from Tel Aviv. Travel to three of Israel's highlights, including Bethlehem, Jerusalem's Old City, and the Dead sea. Enjoy plenty of free time to shop and swim.

Start your guided tour in the "City of Gold." Visit Jerusalem's Old City, including the Via Dolorosa and the Church of the Sepulchre. Explore local Markets, Byzantine Cardo, and the Western Wall.  Next, embark on a tour of Bethlehem and witness the Church of the Nativity, the city where Jesus Christ was born. Those who are not interested in Bethlehem can instead opt to enjoy free time in Jerusalem. In the afternoon, journey east through the Judean Desert and head to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth. Bathe in the therapeutic waters before your return to Tel Aviv in the late evening.

Includes
  • Transportation
  • Tour of Bethlehem and Jerusalem
  • English-speaking guide
  • Short video presentation about the Dead Sea
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees to Dead Sea Beach (35 NIS)

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Date

Meeting point

Meet at Israeli Textile Center at the corner of Shenkar & Kaufman St.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen

Know before you go

  • This tour is available every day with guaranteed departures
  • Modest clothing is recommended for this tour
  • The tour of Bethlehem is optional - guests may also enjoy free time in Jerusalem
  • There will be time for lunch (not included) at the Dead Sea or during free time in Jerusalem
  • The tour includes optional visits to souvenir shops in Bethlehem and Jerusalem
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.8 /5

based on 709 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.2/5
  • Transportation
    4.4/5
  • Service
    3.6/5
  • Organization
    3.5/5

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Very reccomended! and worth the money because you will see so many things in one day! Yael was a great guide in Jerusalem and so was George in Bethlem...we enjoyied every minute of our trip. We suggest to take some snacks for the day and have a good pair of shoes because you will walk a lot. Really good experience!

March 27, 2023

Thanks to our guide Jacob the tour was amazing!! It is a lot to visit in one day but definitely not too much! He guided us smoothly through Jerusalem and Bethlehem with wonderful places to visit and great views, history and background information 🙏👌🤩 not to forget floating in the Dead Sea 🌊 Thank you Jacob and captain Sammy. Mieke and Eva from Belgium.

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March 27, 2023

The reps were amazing so much know ledge about the history which I wanted . I was just sad that we only had 20 minutes in the Dead Sea as we didn’t arrive there until 4.25 pm . I think we shouldn’t have spent so much time in Bethlehem eating as we could have ate in the Dead Sea and people could have chosen to eat if they wanted to .

March 27, 2023

Product ID: 118615