Israel The Holy Land

Discover some of the highlights of Israel, including the Western Wall, the Old City of Jerusalem, the Dead Sea, Masada and Bethlehem.

Journey Overview

Highlights

  • Discover Renowned historic & Biblical sites
  • Admire the Western Wall & the Old City of Jerusalem
  • Soak in the healing waters of the Dead Sea
  • Explore Masada, the last stronghold of the Zealots
  • Uncover Bethlehem & the Church of the Nativity

PRICE:

Twin Share per person: From $5,025
Solo Traveller: From $9,525

Itinerary

Journey Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Tel Aviv – Jerusalem, Israel.

Shalom and welcome to the Holy Land where a private transfer to your luxury accommodation in the heart of the Old City. Jerusalem is an incredibly historic city with a fascinating mix of cultures and flavours. Overflowing with history, it’s a city of the ages, but it is also a living city, a microcosm of the region’s diversity and is home to Jews and Arabs, Israelis and Palestinians. Spend time soaking in the incredible views of Jerusalem’s Old City Walls, relax by the hotel’s pool or step out and take a leisurely stroll in the exclusive Yemin Moshe neighbourhood.
The King David (Deluxe Old City View Room)

Day 2: Jerusalem.

Your day in this remarkable city, sacred to so many, starts at the Mount of Olives where you’ll admire the stunning views below. Venture into the Garden of Gethsemane, with its ancient olive trees, where Jesus prayed on the night of his betrayal and arrest then into the Old City to follow the Stations of the Cross, the route that Jesus took between his condemnation by Pilate and his crucifixion and burial. The old walled city is UNESCO World Heritage listed and is home to several important religious sites which you’ll also explore - the Temple Mount and Western Wall for Jews, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre for Christians and the Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa Mosque for Muslims. Make time during the day to wander through the markets of the Christian and Muslim Quarters.
The King David (Deluxe Old City View Room) | Meals: B

Day 3: Jerusalem – Masada – Dead Sea – Jerusalem.

Travel through the desert to Qumran on the northwestern shore of the Dead Sea in the Judaean Desert where the Dead Sea scrolls were discovered in 1947. Continue on to Masada and you’ll marvel at the ancient fortress built by King Herod. Spend time at the Dead Sea, the lowest point on Earth, and take a dip in the salty waters to experience what visitors around the Mediterranean basin have been doing for thousands of years.
The King David (Deluxe Old City View Room) | Meals: B

Day 4: Jerusalem – Bethlehem – Jerusalem.

Start the day with a visit to Yad Vashem - the Jewish people’s memorial to the six million lives lost in the Holocaust. Spend time in the museum and walk along the Avenue of the Righteous, dedicated to the people who risked their lives rescuing the Jews during the the Holocaust. There is also time to explore the Israel Museum whose collection of nearly 500,000 objects includes art, Judaica and ancient artifacts from Israel and beyond. Later travel to the West Bank city of Bethlehem and the UNESCO World Heritage Church of the Nativity celebrated as the birth place of Jesus and one of the holiest sites in Christianity. It was originally built by the Emperor Constantine in the 4th century and spared destruction by the Persians out of respect for a mosaic of the Magi shown wearing Persian attire
The King David (Deluxe Old City View Room) | Meals: B

Day 5: Depart Jerusalem

This morning you are transferred to the Airport or arrange a border crossing into Jordan (additional cost).

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The King David

Israel The Holy Land

The King David hotel Jerusalem, a six-storey landmark opened in 1931, offers 283 guest rooms and suites. All uniquely designed to fit t ... Read more

Journey Dates & Prices

As this Private Journey can be personalised to your specific requirements, it is not available for online booking.

Depending on your preferred dates and arrangements, final pricing will vary from low season to peak season travel.

Please call A&K on 1300 851 800 or send us a booking enquiry to book this journey