Combining the major historical sites in Jerusalem with a visit to the lowest point on earth and its unique attractions.
Day 1: Route identical to tour No. 222 - Jerusalem Old & New.
Tour begins with a panoramic view of Jerusalem. Continue for a walking tour of the Old City which includes Mount Zion, the Cardo, Via Dolorosa (The Stations of the Cross), the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Western (Wailing) Wall. In the afternoon, visit Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum*.
Overnight in Jerusalem.
Day 2: Route identical to tour No. 130 - Massada & Dead Sea.
Drive via the Judean Desert to the Dead Sea area. Visit Massada (ascend/descent by cable car), the fortress of King Herod and the last stronghold of the Zealots. Continue along the shores of the Dead Sea (the lowest point on earth) to Ein Gedi Spa to enjoy its therapeutic qualities and float on the rich mineral water of the Dead Sea.
Accommodation: HB (dinner & breakfast).
Single Supplement: $45.
High Season Supplement: $45 p.p.