Israel with Tel Aviv, Masada, Jerusalem from Australia | Private Tour
Dead Sea, Israel
Masada, Israel
Tel Aviv, Israel
Jerusalem, Israel

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Trip Overview

Treat yourself to an all-embracing Israel tour, offering a perfect combination of sightseeing and leisure time. Explore the major sights of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, as well as unique destinations like Masada. Experience the pampering and rejuvenating properties of the unique Dead Sea. This tour is fully customizable and can be tailored around your interests.
 

Tour type:
Private tour
Tour rating:
4.93 / 5, Based on
  • BEST HOTELS
  • 4 or 5-star centrally located hotels
    Standard rooms
    6 nights
  • BEST CONNECTIONS
  • Private airport transfers
  • BEST SIGHTSEEING
  • 2 guided walking city tours
    2 guided day-tours outside cities
  • MEALS
  • 6 breakfasts
    1 food tasting

Day-by-Day

Day 1
Arrival to Jerusalem

Welcome to Israel! Upon arrival, you are met by your private driver, who transfers you to your hotel in Jerusalem for the check-in. The rest of the day is at your own leisure to relax after the trip. Alternatively, you can choose one of our carefully planned optional tours.

No meals included.

Day 2
Jerusalem and Bethlehem Tour

After breakfast at the hotel, join a small group day tour devoted to the exploration of the city and a tour to Bethlehem.

Today, you see unmissable sites of interest, and start with the Mount of Olives for a panoramic view of the city. Continue to Mount Zion, located on the southern end of the old city, and see the traditional sites of the Last Supper and visit King David's Tomb. In the Old city you start a walking tour of Jewish, Christian and Armenian Quarters. Walk along the Via Dolorosa and visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. A must-see highlight of Jerusalem tour is a The Western Wall, one of the holiest Jewish sites.

Today you also visit Bethlehem - the biblical birthplace of Jesus and a major Christian pilgrimage destination. At the Palestinian border your change transportation and local guide takes you to Bethlehem. Together you visit the Church of Nativity, built over the cave venerated as Christ's birthplace in AD 339. After the visit, you drive through the city and get back to the Israel border to meet with your Jerusalem guide and driver.

After the tour you return to the hotel and rest of the day is at leisure.

  • Please note: make sure to have your passport with you for the Bethlehem tour. Group size is up to 20 people. This tour is also available with a private guide-driver. Please contact your destination specialist if you would like to upgrade your tour to a private option.

Breakfast is included.

Day 3
City tour of New Jerusalem

After breakfast at your hotel, meet your private guide and start a 4-hour walking tour to discover the top sights of the New City of Jerusalem called Nachalaot which is translated as "inheritances".

Here you get to know the cluster of neighborhoods in the center of the city. Take a great chance to feel like a local and continue to the atmospheric Machaneh Yehudah Market which is the true heart of Jerusalem.

While discovering the market, you get acquainted with local culinary traditions and taste delicious olives, make a stop in the bakery of Hotchpuria, try legumes, casserole, pastries, halva, and organic tahini.

Following the tour you may continue exploring the city on your own or return to the hotel.

Breakfast is included.

Day 4
Masada and Dead Sea Tour

After breakfast at the hotel embark on a small group 8-hour tour to the UNESCO-listed town of Masada, famous for its ancient fortifications, as well as enjoy the shores of the Dead Sea.

Upon arrival to Masada, you take a cable car to reach the hilltop isolated rock plateau above the Dead Sea. Masada was also home to the oldest synagogue in Israel, but one of the most remarkable features are the 12 water cisterns, each with a capacity of up to 140,000 cubic feet.

On the way back you have a stop at the Dead Sea resort for about 2 hours and have some time to relax and swim in the water. The Dead Sea is renown for its rejuvenating properties beneficial for health and you also have some time to visit a local factory store famous for its products containing mud, minerals, and salt from the Dead Sea.

After the tour you are taken back to Jerusalem.

  • Please note: Group size is up to 20 people. This tour is also available with a private guide-driver. Please contact your destination specialist if you would like to upgrade your tour to a private option. Make sure to have bathing suits. Towels and lockers are available at the resort at an extra charge of 15-20$ (45-60 ILS). Showers, changing rooms and pools are included in the resort admission fee.

Breakfast is included.

Day 5
Day at Leisure

Today you have time to continue an exploration of the city on your own or take one of our carefully planned optional tours.

  • Recommended optional tour: Relaxation day at Dead Sea
  • Recommended optional tour: Day Trip to Tel Aviv and Jaffa

Breakfast is included.

Day 6
Departure to Tel Aviv and Tour of Jaffa

After breakfast at the hotel and check out meet your private driver who takes you to Tel Aviv.

Upon arrival at the hotel, meet your guide and start your private 4-hour walking* tour to the old town Jaffa, one of the ancient port cities in Israel and the Mediterranean basin.

Jaffa city is associated with Jonah, Solomon and Saint Peter as well as the mythological story of Andromeda and Perseus. Together with your guide, you stroll along the alleys of Old Jaffa, see the sculpture "floating orange", pass by the House of Simon the Tanner and the 19th-century St Michael Greek-Orthodox Church. Afterward, you arrive at the main Plaza of Jaffa and visit the Franciscan St. Peter’s Church, built on the remains of a Crusader Fortress. Then you continue to the flea market full of boutiques, laid-back cafes, pop-up bars and colourful street stalls selling vintage clothes, objects and furniture.

After the tour you may continue exploration of Jaffa or return to the hotel.

  • Please note: 2-way public transportation tickets are included in the tour. The Flea Market doesn't work on Saturdays.

Breakfast is included.

Day 7
Departure from Tel Aviv

After breakfast and check-out, you are met by your private driver in the hotel lobby and transferred to the airport for your flight back home. We hope you are leaving with the ultimate experience and bright memories and wish you a safe flight.

Breakfast is included.


Included

6 nights at centrally-located 4 or 5-star hotels

  • Hand picked hotels
  • Best value rooms
  • Restaurant
6 nights at centrally-located 4 or 5-star hotels

Always incuded:

  • Best location for sightseeing
  • Breakfasts
  • All taxes and fees

What's Included
  • Accommodation at remarkable centrally located 4-star or 5-star hotels in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem;
  • Delicious breakfasts at your hotels;
  • Airport transfers with private drivers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Sightseeing tours in small group tours up to 20 people;
  • Private walking city tours of Jerusalem and Jaffa;
  • Entrance tickets to Masada National park, Migdal;
  • Cable car ride in Masada National Park;
  • All tourist fees & taxes, including tourist city taxes;
  • Emergency line support during the trip.

Not included: international flights, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses, gratuities.

Please note: Modest clothing (no shorts or sleeveless shirts) and head covering are required for visiting holy sites.

Tour Highlights
  • Fully tailor-made program according to your interest;
  • Your own professional local guides;
  • Full flexibility of hotel options;
  • Complete insight of multisided Jerusalem;
  • Cable car ride to Masada;
  • Time spent by the unique Dead Sea;
  • Exploring the port town Jaffa.
What to Know
  • The local currency of Israel are shekels. Although credit and debit cards are widely accepted, it is best to have cash on you for small purchases.
  • Israeli weather tends to be hot practically all year round, so make sure to pack suitable clothing and sunblock.
  • Many attractions in Israel are religious, therefore, it is necessary to be dressed suitably when exploring such sights as to not be disrespectful.

Dates & Rates

Package type Price
Friends trip: 4+ travelers (4 star)
$2,425
Deposit $500
Friends trip: 4+ travelers (5 star)
$3,245
Deposit $649
Two travelers: double occupancy (4 star)
$2,665
Deposit $533
Two travelers: double occupancy (5 star)
$3,485
Deposit $697
Package type Price
Friends trip: 4+ travelers (4 star)
$2,425
Deposit $500
Friends trip: 4+ travelers (5 star)
$3,245
Deposit $649
Two travelers: double occupancy (4 star)
$2,665
Deposit $533
Two travelers: double occupancy (5 star)
$3,485
Deposit $697

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