Israel And The Holy Land

 

 

9 Days from $2209

with Petra




2 Nights Tel Aviv, 3 Nights Jerusalem, 2 Nights Galilee, 1 Night Eilat



DAY 1, SUN: TEL AVIV
Arrival in Tel Aviv. You will be met and transferred to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure.
DAY 2, MON: TEL AVIV / BEERSHEBA /VARAD / MASSADA / JERUSALEM
After breakfast depart via Ashdod and Ashkelon to Beersheba for a short visit to the Negev capital. Continue via Arad to Massada and ascent by cable car to the fortress, which was the last stronghold of the Jewish Zealots in their war against the Romans. Visit the excavations, Herod's Palaces, the Synagogue and more. Drive to Jerusalem for overnight. (B,D)
DAY 3, TUE: JERUSALEM (NEW CITY)
Drive to Mount Scopus for a panoramic view of Jerusalem. Continue to the Garden of Gethsemane and Church of the Agony. Continue to Israel Museum's Shrine of the Book with the famous Dead Sea Scrolls, the renovated Model of the Herodian city of Jerusalem and the Yad Vashem memorial to the six million Jews killed in the Holocaust. Return to Jerusalem via Ein Karem, the birth place of John the Baptist. (B,D)
DAY 4, WED: JERUSALEM (OLD CITY) / BETHLEHEM
Walk through one of the Gates to the walled Old City of Jerusalem to explore the Western Wall, the Temple area and the colorful bazaars. Walk along Via Dolorosa and the Station of the Cross ending at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. Drive to Mt. Zion and visit the tomb of King David, the Room of the Last Supper and Dormition Abbey. Continue to Bethlehem* to visit the Church of the Nativity. Return to Jerusalem. (B,D)
DAY 5, THU: BEIT SHEAN / TIBERIA / GALILEE
Leave Jerusalem and drive north to Beit Shean to visit the excavations of the Roman and Byzantine periods. Proceed to Tiberias and drive along the shores of the Sea of Galilee to Capernaum to visit the ruins of the ancient synagogue. Continue to a Kibbutz hotel for overnight. (B,D)
DAY 6, FRI: GOLAN HEIGHTS / NAZARETHI
Drive to Golan Heights to visit the former Syrian fortifications and the Druze villages. Proceed to Safed, city of the Kabala movement, to visit a Synagogue and the artists' colony. Continue to Nazareth to visit the Christian Holy Sites. Return to the Kibbutz hotel for overnight. (B,D)
DAY 7, SAT: ACRE / HAIFA / EILAT
After breakfast drive west to Acre. Continue to Haifa for a sightseeing tour including the Bahai Shrine, the Persian Garden and the Mount Carmel for a panoramic view of the city and the bay. Drive along the coast to Caesarea and continue to Tel Aviv's airport for the short flight to Eilat, the Red Sea resort. You will be met and transfer to your hotel. (B,D)
DAY 8, SUN: EILAT / WADI RUM / PETRA / AQABA / EILAT / TEL AVIV
After breakfast drive to Petra in Jordan through the scenic Jordanian desert and the Wadi Rum area. Enter the Rose City of Petra through a narrow passage through the mountains. Continue into the heart of this ancient city carved into the mountains. After lunch visit the Moses Spring and drive to Aqaba, Jordan's coastal city, for a short tour. Return to Eilat airport for the flight to Tel Aviv. Upon arrival in Tel Aviv you will be met and transferred to your hotel. (B,L,D)
DAY 9, MON: TEL AVIV
After breakfast you will be transferred to the airport. (B)

2-night hotel accommodations in Tel Aviv.
3-night hotel accommodations in Jerusalem.
2-night accommodations at a Kibbutz hotel in Galilee.
1-night hotel accommodations in Eilat.
Israeli buffet breakfast daily, 1 lunch and 7 dinners.
7-day escorted tour by air-conditioned motor coach, as per itinerary.
Sightseeing as per tour itinerary with English speaking guide. Entrance fees included.
All transfers as per itinerary.
Hotel taxes and service charges.
Porterage of one suitcase per person.
USTOA $1 Million Travelers Assistance Program.

Israel And The Holy Land   starts in Tel Aviv on Sundays.
Homeric Tours will offer competitive airfares from USA in conjunction with your tour request
Land Only  (Double)   Single Prices
Jerusalem Grand Court /
Leonardo
Crow Plaza / Dan Panorama
Galilee Kfar Giladi Kibbutz Kfar Giladi Kibbutz (Deluxe)
Tel Aviv Metropolitan /
Grand Beach
Crown Plaza /
Dan Panorama
Eilat Central Park /
Caesar
Dan Panorama /
Crown Plaza
oct 19 - dec 14, 2014 $2,209 $2,619
dec 28 -jan 3, 2014 $2,325 $2,765
jan 4 - feb 22, 2015 $2,209 $2,619
Mar 1 - Mar 29, 2015 $2,275 $2,699
Apr 12 - Jul 26, 2015 $2,275 $2,699
Aug 2 - Aug 23, 2015 $2,395 $2,849
Aug 30 - Sep 13, 2015 $2,275 $2,699
Oct 18 - dec 13, 2015 $2,275 $2,699
dec 20 - Dec 27, 2015 $2,395 $2,849
Jan 3 - Feb 28, 2016 $2,275 $2,699
     

Land Only  (Single) Land Only Prices
(DBL)
Jerusalem Grand Court /
Leonardo
Crow Plaza / Dan Panorama
Galilee Kfar Giladi Kibbutz Kfar Giladi Kibbutz (Deluxe)
Tel Aviv Metropolitan /
Grand Beach
Crown Plaza /
Dan Panorama
Eilat Central Park /
Caesar
Dan Panorama /
Crown Plaza
oct 19 - dec 14, 2014 $2,838 $3,523
dec 28 -jan 3, 2014 $2,986 $3,701
jan 4 - feb 22, 2015 $2,838 $3,523
Mar 1 - Mar 29, 2015 $2,925 $3,630
Apr 12 - Jul 26, 2015 $2,925 $3,630
Aug 2 - Aug 23, 2015 $3,075 $3,815
Aug 30 - Sep 13, 2015 $2,925 $3,630
Oct 18 - dec 13, 2015 $2,925 $3,630
dec 20 - Dec 27, 2015 $3,075 $3,815
Jan 3 - Feb 28, 2016 $2,925 $3,630
     


- Hotels featured above may be substituted according to the availability.
- Additional nights are available upon request.
- Homeric Tours will provide competitive airfares from USA in conjuction with your tour request.
- Land-Only prices are per person based on double/triple occupancy.
- Package prices do not include international air travel