Jerusalem Old and New Tour Highlights
Our most popular tour!
Panoramic view of Jerusalem from Mount of Olives, walk the Old City visiting the Western Wall (Kottel), Via Dolorasa (Way of the Cross), Church of the Holy Sepulcher, Mount Zion, King David's Tomb, Room of the Last Supper and Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial.
|Jerusalem Old and New Tour |
We begin with an overview of a panorama of Jerusalem spread below is the Old City and the Temple Mount. A short drive across the Kidron Valley passing by the Garden of Gethsemane will bring us to the walls of Jerusalem. Enter the Old City and walk towards the Wailing Wall passing by the Armenian Quarter, the Jewish Quarter & the Cardo - a restored Roman road. At the Western Wall (the Kottel), you will have a few minutes for some personal reflections & if you wish, put a note of prayer in the wall. Proceed past the Muslim & Christian Quarters and the flamboyant Arab Bazar to the Via Dolorosa (Way of the Cross). Visit the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, recognized as the Golgotha & said to contain the Sepulcher – Jesus's burial site. Exit the Old City for a lunch break & continue for a visit at the Yad VaShem Holocaust Memorial*. Proceed on a short city tour of the new, western Jerusalem, and a brief tour of the New City of Jerusalem.
Pickup Places and Prices
♦ Visit is accompanied by non-qualified – English speaking escort.
♦ Israeli buses are not permitted into Palestinian territories, change of vehicle at check points may cause delays.
♦ Tour in Palestinian territories is not covered by our third party travel insurance!
♦ Israeli passport holders (including dual citizenship), cannot join this tour.
Hat, water, comfortable walking shoes, swim suite, towel, sun screen lotion & snacks for the way (Nov. to Mar. warm clothes).
♦ Pick up from major hotels in Tel Aviv & Jerusalem.
♦ Optional pick up in TLV & drop off in JLM or v.s.
♦ Lunch is not included (Break provided to purchase lunch).
♦ Modest dress code (covered shoulders & knees).