Shore Excursion from Ashdod Port: Jerusalem Christian or Jewish Theme Tour
Jerusalem In Depth

Jerusalem In Depth

Overview

Israel Shore Excursion - Christian or Jewsih Theme (2 separate tours) - departing from Ashdod Port to tour Biblical sites in the historical Old City of Jerusalem & proceed to tour sites in the New Western City. Private &/or small group tours.


About Jerusalem
King David, made Jerusalem his capital about 3000 years ago. His son Solomon erected the Holy Temple. Jerusalem – Yeru Shalem , the city of peace, (ironic?!) located in the Judean Hills is known today as a holy city for the world's 3 major monotheistic religions—Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Reunified since 1967, it is the spiritual and administrative capital of Israel embracing the historic Old City, the western modern urban center, and the eastern Arab district. Our guided day tour, through the Old & New City offers a "taste" & a "glimps" on all that history!

 

 

 

 Jerusalem In-Depth                                    Group or Private Tours. Jewish or Christian Themes

 

  [$]   Join a Group Tour

Price    $189 per person 

♦ Price is marked in US Dollars
♦ Go / return Ashdod Port only 
♦ Minimum 4 participants for departure
♦ Guaranteed EXCLUSIVE groups
   maximum 10 participants 
 
  [$]   Private Tour
 Prices are marked in USD per vehicle
 From

4 seats

 6 seats

10 seats

 Ashdod

 $714

 $781

$854

 Haifa

 $782

 $863

$962

* Seats do not include guide/driver seat.
 

  

 

  [i]   Shore Excursions Details

Tours are guided in English

Other Languages - Upon Request

Duration      8 to 10 hours
In correlation with ship's anchoring schedule

Group & Private  

Price includes    pick up / drop off mentioned port, tourism licensed vehicle, licensed guide / driver, limited mileage as per published program. 

Not included     Lunch, drinks, entry fees, tips, extras & personal expenses.

 All of the above is vallid till Dec.31st  2015

Tour program 

Christian Theme
Pick up from ASHDOD PORT @ 08:00 am. Travel via route 1 to Jerusalem. Tour of Jerusalem begins with a panoramic view of the Old City and the Judean Desert atop Mount of Olives. Enter the Old City of Jerusalem and tour: Mount Zion, King David's tomb, Last Supper Room, the Cardo, Jewish Quarter, the Western Wall and view the Temple Mount. Proceed to the Christian Quarter, walk part of the Via Dolorosa and visit the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. Walk along the Oriental Bazaar and Exit the Old City via Jaffa Gate. Drive for a short sightseeing tour in New Jerusalem. Visit Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial (visit at the Memorial is subject to time frame & opening days of the site.) Return to Ashdod Port.

 
Jewish Theme
Pick up from ASHDOD PORT @ 08:00 am. Travel via route 1 to Jerusalem. Tour of Jerusalem begins with a panoramic view of the Old City and the Judean Desert atop Mount of Olives. Enter the Old City of Jerusalem and tour: Mount Zion, King David's tomb, walk along the Cardo for an in-depth tour of the Jewish Quarter. Visit the Sephardic Synagogues restored after the 1967 war. Walk to the Kottel where you will have a few minutes for some personal reflections & if you wish, put a note of prayer in the wall.  Visit the Davidson Centre, then walk along the Oriental Bazaar and visit David's Tower Museum. Exit the Old City via Jaffa Gate. Drive for a short sightseeing tour in New Jerusalem. Visit Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial (visit at the Memorial is subject to time frame & opening days of the site.) Return to Ashdod Port.

Bring along 
Hat, water, comfortable walking shoes & snacks for the way (Nov. to Mar. warm clothes)


General Remarks
♦ Order of sites visited may change - at guide's discretion
♦ Estimated return in Ashdod 18:30 pm.  
♦ Lunch is not included (Break provided to purchase lunch)

♦ Modest dress code (covered shoulders & knees)
♦ Much walking in the Old City

 

See Tour Plan Israel excursion review on > Cruise Critic 

 

 

 

 

 

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