Massada Sunrise, Ein Gedi Nature Reserve, Dead Sea
Massada Sunrise Hike

Massada Sunrise Hike

Sunrise atop Massada - Splendid views and a day out in nature. It's a day about fun, history & relaxation. Involves hiking up the Snake Path to Massada, a moderate walk at the Ein Gedi Fresh Water Nature Reserve, float at the Dead Sea & a therapeutic mud bath. Tour is not guided! A day for the young & yound in spirit.

 

Massada Sunrise Hike

 

   
 Massada Sunrise Hike                                 NON-Guided Tour (Escorted by English speaking driver)

 

   [i]   Tour Details
Departure     Sun. Wed. & Fri.
Duration       Full day (~ 10 hours)
Pick up         Abraham's Hostel*
Time            03:00 - 04:00 am
* Hanevi'im St. - Davidka square

A non-guided tour
Escorted by English speaking driver

Included    Transportation in tourism licensed minibus to sites as listed in program 

Not included     Guide, entry fees, lunch, tips & personal expenses

 

 

                                   Valid till Feb. 28th 2015 

   [$]  Tour Price 
Prices are marked in USD per person
 From

Time*

 Adult 

 JLM

 04:00

 $85 

* Pick up time is seasonal

Child age 10-12 years 10% discount
Child under 10 years cannot join the tour

 

  

Tour program 

Depart from Jerusalem & drive into the Judean Desert for a day out in nature. Once in Massada, hike up the snake path (in the dark) the top of this ancient Herodian desert fortress. (Physical fitness required for this 1hr hike). Watch the sunrise over the Jordanian Moab Mountains and the Judean Desert.

 

Independent exploration of the Massada's archaeological remains to discover its history as it became a symbol of "Jewish Resistance". Descend the mountain on the snkae path or take the cable car down.

 

Proceed on a short drive to the Ein Gedi Nature Reserve with its fresh water springs & waterfalls. On for a float in the Dead Sea & a therapeutic mud bath. Return to Jerusalem with a stop at Mount of Olives.

 

Estimated return in Jerusalem around 14:00 pm.

 

** Tour is operated in affiliation with Abraham's Tours - for the young & young in spirit.   

Bring along 
Hat, water, comfortable walking shoes, swim suite, towel, sun screen lotion & snacks for the way (Nov. to Mar. warm clothes)


Remarks 
♦ Departure from Abraham's Hostel
♦ Non- guided tour, escorted by english speaking driver
♦ Dead Sea: entering water optional all year round

 

Entry fees on program (payment in cash on site)
Massada 27 NIS
Optional 1 way cable car 27 NIS
Ein Gedi Nature Reserve 27 NIS 

 

 

 

 

 

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