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From Tel Aviv: Jerusalem Old City & Dead Sea Guided Day Tour

From Tel Aviv: Jerusalem Old City & Dead Sea Guided Day Tour

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From US$ 133 per person

Enjoy a full-day bus tour from Tel Aviv to the Old City of Jerusalem and the Dead Sea. Explore the Church of the Holy Sepulcher and the Western Wall, before relaxing in the Dead Sea.

About this activity

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, Spanish, German
Pickup included
A confirmation email, including your final pickup time and pickup hotel, will be sent to you by the supplier (Bein Harim). Please make sure to read it carefully. If you don't receive a confirmation email from the supplier, please contact to confirm your pickup: reservations@beinharimtours.com.

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the Old City of Jerusalem from Tel Aviv
  • Visit Holy Land sites, such as the Church of the Holy Sepulcher and the Western Wall
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the old and new city of Jerusalem from the Mount of Olives
  • Float in the mineral rich waters of the Dead Sea
  • Get a roadside view of the Qumran Caves where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found
  • Drive through the Judean Hills
Full description

Explore Jerusalem on this full-day bus tour from Tel Aviv. Experience the spiritual sanctuary of the 3 great religions of the Western world as you see sights like the Mount of Olives, the Garden of Gethsemane, and the Armenian Quarter. During the tour you will see some of the city’s most holy places, including the Mount of Olives, the Via Dolorosa, the Western Wall and more. You will be picked up from your hotel in the morning for the drive to Jerusalem and the Mount of Olives, one of the highest peaks in the city, where you can enjoy a panoramic overview of the sights below. Travel along the Kidron Valley to the Garden of Gethsemane and the walls of the Old City. Enter the Western Wall Square via the Armenian Quarter, and stroll through the Bazaar to the Christian Quarter. You will see the Stations of the Cross on the Via Dolorosa, and the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, site of the crucifixion. Walk along the 1,700-year-old Byzantine main street, the recently restored Roman road of The Cardo, and the renovated Jewish Quarter. Soak up the magical atmosphere of this most sacred of cities, before descending through the Judean hills to the shore of the Dead Sea. The drive to the Dead Sea is without a guide, but once you have arrived at the lowest place on earth, you can swim, float, or enjoy a mud-bath to benefit from the rich-minerals that the natural Dead Sea is renowned for. Transfer back to Tel Aviv for the end of your tour.

Includes
  • Pick up and drop-off at your accommodation
  • Transport in an air-conditioned coach
  • Professional guide
  • Entrance fee to the Dead Sea
  • Food or drink
  • Gratuities (recommended)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

Know before you go

  • The drive to the Dead Sea shore is without a guide
  • Modest dress is required for holy sites
  • It is recommended you bring a hat, bathing suit, towels and comfortable shoes
  • Please note this tour is not suitable for children under the age of 4
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.2 /5

based on 118 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Transportation
    4.4/5
  • Value for money
    4/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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What a brilliant trip!! Our guide Zahi was awesome! Jerusalem became a lively story with many antidotes and little nuggets of information from someone who clearly loves Jerusalem and it's people! The dead Sea was fabulous and again we were given great tips to enjoy it to the fullest! If you can....book this trip with Zahi as your guide!!

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November 30, 2019

All the experience was great. The guide knew a lot of facts and stories about the places we visited. I think the stop by the road for the Elvis coffee shop was unnecessary. We traveled with a wheelchair and the guide made a slow passed tour so that we could transport the wheelchair and see the things without problems.

August 27, 2019

Jerusalem was ok, dead sea was great

Jerusalem felt a bit rushed, and we lost time because some people of our group got lost, even though the guide told everybody to stay close... However, we still did some great things, and the guide was very good. Also, the dead sea was an amazing experience. I would still recommend overall.

July 27, 2019

Product ID: 22212