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Gems of Biblical Israel & Ancient Jordan

Private tour
10 days
4 cities
4nights

Jerusalem, Israel

Mecca to thousands of believers around the globe, Jerusalem is rightfully one of the holiest destinations in the world. The city is home to such unmissable sights as the Western Wailing Wall, or Hakotel, the Tower of David Citadel, the old city walls, as well as the well-preserved old town....
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    Day 1: Arrival  
    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..

    Day 2: 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. You 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 the exploration of the city on your own or return to the hotel.

    Day 3: 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.

    Day 4: Tour to Nazareth and Galilee
    Early in the morning join a small group tour and embark on an exciting 12-hour day trip to the incredible Christian site -  the city of Nazareth, and a northern region called Galilee.
    The first stop on your route is Nazareth where you visit the Catholic Church of Annunciation and the Church of St. Joseph. Then you drive by towns Cana and Tiberius, located on the shore of Galilee Sea, and arrive in Capernaum, also known as "the town of Jesus". Once abandoned and forgotten, this site was excavated in the 1900's and today you may visit the Jewish Synagogue. Continue to the site of the Miracle of Fish and Loaves located at the foot of the Golan Heights and reach Yardenit, the famous Baptismal site where Jordan river flows out of the Sea of Galilee. 

    After the tour, you are taken back to your hotel in Jerusalem.

    Day 5: Departure 
    After breakfast at the hotel and check out you meet your private driver to continue the trip.

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    Dan Boutique Hotel Jerusalem
    4-star hotel
    Hebron Rd 31, Jerusalem, Israel
    Dan Boutique Hotel Jerusalem
    Deluxe Double Room Breakfast Included
    Dan Boutique Hotel Jerusalem is an elegant 4-star property close to main city sights, including the Western Wall. The hotel offers well-equipped spacious rooms. Guests can unwind on the rooftop terrace, opening great views of the city, and may spend time in the onsite fitness area.... show more
    5 days / 4 nights
    $1,140
    Included Experiences
    • Full Day Group Tour to Jerusalem and Bethlehem
    • Full Day Group Tour to Nazareth and Galilee Sea
    • Half Day Walking Tour of Jerusalem
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    Included Transfers
    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | Jerusalem - Tel Aviv
Private Transfer
Jerusalem hotel
Jerusalem, Israel
1 hour
Tel Aviv hotel/airport
Tel Aviv, Israel
1night

Tel Aviv, Israel

One of the largest cities in Israel, Tel Aviv, has much to offer travelers. This outstanding town is home to a lovely city center, called White City, as well as the charming port area, Jaffa. Often referred to as the city of spring (that is what Aviv means in Hebrew), it is relatively modern and boasts wonderful beaches....
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    Day 5: Arrival in Tel Aviv and Tour of Jaffa
    Upon arrival to Tel Aviv hotel, you 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 of "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 the exploration of Jaffa or return to the hotel.

    Please note: 2-way public transportation tickets are included in the tour. Flea market is not working on Saturday.

    Day 6: Departure from Tel Aviv
    After breakfast and check-out, you are met by your private driver and have a transfer to the airport.

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    Melody Boutique Hotel
    4-star hotel
    HaYarkon St 220, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Melody Boutique Hotel
    Premium Double Room Breakfast Included
    The remarkable Melody Boutique Hotel is a 3-minute walk from the beach of Tel Aviv. This trendy property features a panoramic terrace with the views over the city and the Mediterranean Sea. Guests are welcome to use the hotel's bike hire to explore the city.... show more
    2 days / 1 night
    $285
    Included Experiences
    • Half Day Private Tour of Jaffa
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    • Departure Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | Tel Aviv - Amman
Economy Class Flight (Checked Baggage Included)
Tel Aviv airport
Tel Aviv, Israel
1 hour
Amman airport
Amman, Jordan
2nights

Amman, Jordan

The imposing capital of Jordan, Amman, is a perfect starting point to discover this destination. The city is home to numerous ancient Roman sights, such as the famous Amman Citadel and the ruins of the Roman theater. For a more traditional side of Jordan, the complex of the Umayyad Palace, as well as the King Abdullah I Mosque, are among the must-visits....
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    Day 6: Arrival 
    Upon arrival, you are met by your private driver, who transfers you to your hotel in Amman for the check-in. 

    The rest of the day is at your own leisure to relax after the trip.

    Day 7: City Tour of Amman and Jerash
    After breakfast at your hotel, meet your private guide and driver at your hotel lobby and set off on a 5-hour Amman and Jerash tour to discover the Modern Amman and the ancient part of Jordan's capital, as well as the most well-preserved city of the Roman Empire.

    You start from the famous archeological site of the Citadel, located on the highest hill in the center of Amman. You also explore the 2nd century Roman Theatre, the Old Market as well as the majestic King Abdullah I Mosque, capped by a breathtaking blue mosaic dome.

    Afterwards, you head to Jerash, which has been inhabited since the Bronze Age. Here you discover the history and the remains of the ancient city, nestled in a green and well-watered valley in the biblical land of Gilead.

    After the tour, you are taken to the hotel and the rest of the day is at leisure.

    Day 8: Departure to Dead Sea
    After breakfast and check-out, meet your guide-driver and start your journey to the Dead Sea.

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    Sulaf Luxury Hotel
    4-star hotel
    Al-Madina Al-Monawara St, Amman, Jordan
    Sulaf Luxury Hotel
    Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
    Perfect for business and leisure travelers, this hotel offers top-notch service in the heart of Jordan. The Sulaf Luxury Hotel is noted for its well-equipped rooms as well as great onsite amenities.... show more
    3 days / 2 nights
    $390
    Included Experiences
    • Jordan visa processing service for USA citizens
    • Full Day Tour of Amman and Jerash
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    Included Transfers
    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | Amman - Swemeh, Dead Sea
Private Transfer Minivan & Tour to Madaba
Together with your guide-driver, you start a journey to the famous Dead Sea. On the route, you enjoy a guided tour in Madaba, renowned for the unique Byzantine-era mosaics. There you witness the beauty of Church of the Virgin Mary, dated to the year 767 AD, as well as the astonishing artifacts from the Hellenistic, Roman, Byzantine and Islamic eras. Then you proceed to the biblical hill of Mount Nebo, believed to be the tomb of Moses. Moreover, the hill provides just spectacular views across the Jordan Valley and the Dead Sea. After the tour, you are taken to your resort hotel on the Dead Sea shore.
Amman hotel/airport
Amman, Jordan
8 hours
Swemeh hotel
Swemeh, Dead Sea, Jordan
2nights

Swemeh, Dead Sea, Jordan

The region of Swemeh in Jordan allures hundreds of people from all over the world with its great resorts, perfectly set by the shores of the Dead Sea. This one-of-a-kind body of water has proven itself to benefit health and preserve beauty, and is thus a must-visit destination when traveling to Jordan. ...
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    Day 8: Arrival at the Dead Sea
    Upon arrival, you have a check-in at the hotel and the rest of the day at leisure.

    Day 9: Day Trip to Petra 
    After breakfast at your hotel, meet your English speaking driver and travel to the south of Jordan to discover one of the country's most valuable treasures - the rose-red city of Petra.

    Your driver takes you from the hotel to Petra where you meet a local guide. In about 3-hours you explore the main attractions of this unique city, passing the Siq, a narrow gorge where you get the first close views of the colorful sandstone, ending at the beautiful Treasury, one of the most outstanding temples in Petra. You walk along the Street of Facades, lined with the impressive Royal Tombs, set high on the mountainside; the Theatre and the remarkable Temple of Qasr Al Bint (or the Castle of the Pharaoh's Daughter), built in around 30 BCE.

    After the tour, you are taken back to the hotel.

    Day 10: Departure 
    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.

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    Ramada Resort Dead Sea
    4-star hotel
    Sowayma Dead Sea, Sowayma, Jordan, 11954
    Ramada Resort Dead Sea
    Superior Double Room Breakfast Included
    Ramada Resort Dead Sea is a fine 4-star property located near the Dead Sea shores. This hotel offers well-equipped modern boutique-style guestrooms. Onsite there's also an outdoor pool, a spa area, as well as several restaurants and cafes.... show more
    3 days / 2 nights
    Included Experiences
    • Full Day Tour to Petra
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    • Departure Private Transfer Sedan
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What’s included:
  • Accommodation at remarkable centrally located 4-star or 5-star hotels in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Amman and Swemeh (a Dead Sea resort);
  • 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 tour of Jaffa and Jerusalem;
  • Economy class flight tickets Tel Aviv - Amman;
  • All tourist fees & taxes, including tourist city taxes;
  • Support line during the trip;
  • Full visa services for 1-entry Jordan visa for US, Australia and New Zealand citizens.

Not included:international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses. 

Note: 

  1. Hotels availability is subject to change. In case current hotels are booked out we will provide alternative hotels of an equal value for you. 
  2. We include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

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