Overview Guided 1 day tour to Massada & Dead Sea. Visit Massada ascend & descend by cable car. Departing daily from Tel Aviv & Jerusalem. Pick up from hotels
Masada & the Dead Sea The story of a people... a phenomena of nature
Masada and the Dead Sea Tour
We drive passed the Inn of the Good Samaritan descending through the Judean Desert to the region of the Dead Sea. Alongside The Dead Sea we arrive at and ascend Masada by cable car to see the excavated remnants of this magnificent Herodian fortress .Here Zealots were overcome by the Romans in 73 CE. Following this visit we drive back along Dead Sea to enjoy the therapeutic benefits of a mud bath and a float in the Dead Sea. On the return journey from our Masada and the Dead Sea tour, view the oasis of Ein Gedi, the caves at Qumran where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered as well as in the distance Ancient Jericho, the oldest city in the world. Estimated return: in JLM ~17:30 pm / in TLV ~18:00 pm
Pickup Places and Prices
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). ♦ Dead Sea: entering water optional all year round.