Israel: Deluxe Small Group Tour

This exclusive program is especially designed for the luxury traveler with a group of maximum 12 participants per tour.
  • Date

    Multiple Departures
  • Duration

    12 days / 11 nights
  • Highlights

    Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Massada, Dead Sea, Qumran, Nazareth, Caesarea, Haifa, Acre, Sea of Galilee
  • Notes

    Land Only ,Price Based on Double Occupancy
    Single Supplement: $1,794
  • Activity Level

    Moderate

  • Tailor Made

    This tour can be booked privately

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Israel: Deluxe Small Group Tour 12 Days12D11 Nights11N

Participants will benefit by the guides showing personal guidance and attention to each one of the group members! This new and unique tour is designed to include the best that Israel has to offer, incorporating its fascinating historical UNESCO world heritage sites, holy sites, exciting and educational “hands on” attractions as well as its vibrant markets, cultural experiences not to be found on other tours!

*The hotel in Jerusalem for 2017 tours will be the David Citadel. For 2018 tours, the hotel in Jerusalem will be the Orient

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What can you expect as part of your tour?

  • VIP arrival and departure assistance
  • Private arrival and departure transfers
  • Tours/Meals as listed in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees and English speaking guide
  • Deluxe vehicles and accommodations
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Day

1

Wednesday, October 25

Arrival in Israel

Welcome to Israel! Arrival to Ben Gurion airport where you will be met and assisted before passport control, by our VIP service representative; Transfer to your hotel.

Overnight:Tel-Aviv

Day

2

Thursday, October 26

Tel-Aviv

Start the day with a visit to Itzhak Rabin Center; and learn the legacy of the late Prime Minister. Next, visit the Independence Hall where the establishment of the state of Israel was declared.
Continue to Neve Tzedek, the first neighborhood of Tel-Aviv built in 1887 outside the old port city of Jaffa; Proceed to the Carmel market and enjoy the vibrant noises, smells and colors; onto Jaffa, an ancient port city, named for Japeth, one of the sons of Noah who built it after the flood; Stop at the Visitors' Center and enjoy a multimedia presentation of the 8000 year old port town and its history ; walk around the restored city, the Artists' Quarter ,galleries and the renovated harbor.

Overnight:Tel-Aviv (B).

Day

3

Friday, October 27

Tel-Aviv

Visit Tel-Aviv museum, Israel's largest art museum that displays a wide collection of exhibits of both Israeli and international artists.
Proceed to Sarona, originally a 140 year old German Templar colony; It has now been restored, preserving the original architecture, and converted to a lively pedestrian open air commercial center.
Drive through the main streets of Tel-Aviv, passing by Rabin's Square, place of assassination of Prime Minister Itzhak Rabin.
Later, stop at Tel-Aviv port and enjoy the promenade along the seafront with the unique shops, cafés and youthful ambiance. End the day at Nahalat Benyamin and enjoy the live street music, arts, crafts and handmade jewelry.

Overnight:Tel-Aviv (B).

Day

4

Saturday, October 28

Tel-Aviv

Enjoy a day at leisure in Tel Aviv.

Overnight:Tel-Aviv (B).

Day

5

Sunday, October 29

Coastal Route

Drive along the coastal plain to Caesarea, once the roman capital of the region. Explore the ruins and excavations of the Crusaders' city and the amphitheatre which has been restored as a concert venue. Proceed to Haifa to visit the Clandestine Immigration and Naval museum and hear the story of the illegal immigrants to Israel at the time of the British mandate.
Visit Acre, one of the ancient port cities in Israel, declared by UNESCO as a world heritage site; learn the history of the city through its unique buildings, fortresses and intact fortifications. Visit the underground Crusader City and walk through the old city, mosques and local market.

Overnight:Rosh Pina (B, D).

Day

6

Monday, October 30

Galilee

Drive to Safed, one of the four holy cities in Israel, also considered the center of the Kabballah, the Jewish mysticism ; Visit the Joseph Caro and the Ari synagogues, the most important synagogues in the city; stroll around the artists' quarter. Continue to the Golan Heights; Stop at Gadot overlook, the memorial site for the fallen of the Golan, located over former Syrian bunkers. Tour the reconstructed Talmudic Village of Katzrin and experience ancient life through the restored home, olive press and ancient synagogue.
Continue to Mount Bental for a panoramic view of Mount Hermon and the Golan; learn the story of one of the largest tank battles that took place in 1973 war. Return to hotel.

Overnight:Rosh Pina (B, D).

Day

7

Tuesday, October 31

Galilee/Jerusalem

Drive to Tiberias; Visit Capernaum and explore the ruins of the synagogue and church of St. Peter.
Enjoy a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee; visit the Yigal Alon center where an ancient 2000 year old ancient boat discovered is displayed.
Onto Nazareth to visit the Church of Annunciation.
Continue to Beit Shean, also called "Scythopolis", the biggest archeological park in Israel with beautiful excavations from Roman and Byzantine periods.
Continue via the Jordan valley to Jerusalem; Stop at Mount Scopus for a blessing as you enter the city.

Overnight:Jerusalem (B).

Day

8

Wednesday, November 01

Jerusalem: Old City

Tour the Old City of Jerusalem; Visit the Jewish and Christian quarters; Walk through the Cardo, the reconstructed main street of Byzantine Jerusalem. Visit the Wailing Wall.
Continue to the City of David and explore the excavations of the first temple period; learn the story of ancient Jerusalem as you tour the Western Wall tunnels; discover the hidden layers of the walls revealed underground. Return to your hotel to freshen up and get ready for your night out.
Enjoy a Middle Eastern dinner followed by the Spectacular night show at Tower of David Museum

Overnight:Jerusalem (B).

Day

9

Thursday, November 02

Jerusalem: New City

Start the day with a visit to the Israel museum, the shrine of the book where the Dead Sea scrolls are housed, and the new holy land model, a miniature replica of Jerusalem as it was during the second temple period. Continue for a tour at the Knesset, Israel's parliament and see the Menorah with the biblical emblems.
Experience the contemporary Jerusalem at the famous Mahane Yehuda Market with its authentic and colorful stands; Enjoy the "Shuk bites" and taste a variety of local food.
Continue to Yad Vashem, the memorial to the holocaust.

Overnight:Jerusalem (B).

Day

10

Friday, November 03

Massada and Dead Sea

Drive through the Judean desert; Stop at Ein Gedi Nature Reserve and explore the lush oasis filled with waterfalls, vegetation and rare wildlife. Continue to Massada, ascend by cable car and tour the ancient fortress; visit the remains of the walls, palaces, synagogue, the bathhouses etc.
Descend by cable car.
Next, stop for lunch and spa facilities in one of the leading hotels in the area.

Overnight:Jerusalem (B).

Day

11

Saturday, November 04

Jerusalem

Day at leisure in Jerusalem

Overnight:Jerusalem (B).

Day

12

Sunday, November 05

Departure

Transfer to Ben Gurion airport where you will be met and assisted by our VIP representative who will escort you through security check and passport control.
Day 1 - Tuesday
En Route

El-AL-Airplane

Depart for Israel from the U.S.

Day 2 - Wednesday
Arrival to Israel
Tel Aviv, Tours to Israel

Tel Aviv

Welcome to Israel! Arrival to Ben Gurion airport where you will be met and assisted before passport control, by our VIP service representative; Transfer to your hotel.

Overnight in Tel-Aviv.

Day 3 - Thursday
Tel Aviv
Independence Hall

Independence Hall

Start the day with a visit to Itzhak Rabin center; learn the legacy of the late Prime Minister and explore the making, the history and the development of the state. Next, visit the Independence Hall where the establishment of the state of Israel was declared.

Continue to Neve Tzedek, the first neighborhood of Tel-Aviv built in 1887 outside the old port city of Jaffa; explore the narrow alleys and the unique low buildings; Proceed to the Carmel market and enjoy the vibrant noises, smells and colors; onto Jaffa, an ancient port city, named for Japeth, one of the sons of Noah who built it after the flood; Stop at the Visitors’ Center and enjoy a multimedia presentation of the 8000 year old port town and its history ; walk around the restored city, the Artists’ Quarter ,galleries and the renovated harbor.

Overnight in Tel-Aviv.

Day 4 - Friday
Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv Museum, Jewish Heritage Tour Israel

Tel Aviv Museum

Visit Tel-Aviv museum, Israel’s largest art museum that displays a wide collection of permanent and temporary exhibits of both Israeli and international artists.

Witness the old meet the new as you visit Sarona, originally a 140 year old German Templar colony, occupied later by the British forces and handed back to the Israelis in 1947; the complex served as Israel Defense Forces headquarters for many years; It has now been restored, preserving the original architecture, and converted to a lively pedestrian open air commercial center.

Drive through the main streets of Tel-Aviv, passing by Rabin’s Square, place of assassination of Prime Minister Itzhak Rabin.

Before heading back to the hotel, stop at Tel-Aviv port and enjoy the promenade along the seafront with the unique shops, cafés and youthful ambiance.

End the day at Nahalat Benyamin and enjoy the live street music, arts, crafts and handmade jewelry.

Overnight in Tel-Aviv.

Day 5 - Saturday
Tel Aviv - at leisure
Port of Jaffa

Port of Jaffa

A free day at your leisure in Tel Aviv. We recommend a visit to the old train station within walking distance of your hotel.

Overnight in Tel Aviv.

Day 6 - Sunday
Coastal Route
Haifa, Jewish heritage Israel tours

Haifa

Drive along the coastal plain to Caesarea, once the roman capital of the region. Explore the ruins and excavations of the Crusaders’ city and the amphitheatre which has been restored as a concert venue; learn the history of the city through a multimedia presentation; Proceed to Haifa to visit the Clandestine Immigration and Naval museum (“Af al Pi Chen“) and hear the story of the illegal immigrants to Israel at the time of the British mandate.

Visit Acre, one of the ancient port cities in Israel, declared by UNESCO as a world heritage site; learn the history of the city through its unique buildings, fortresses and intact fortifications. Visit the underground Crusader City and walk through the old city, mosques and local market.

Overnight at Mitzpe Hayamim Spa hotel.

Day 7 - Monday
Golan Heights/Galilee
Golan Heights

Golan Heights

Drive to Safed, one of the four holy cities in Israel, also considered the center of the Kabballah, the Jewish mysticism ; Visit the Joseph Caro and the Ari synagogues, the most important synagogues in the city; stroll around the artists’ quarter and the picturesque alleyways. Continue to the Golan Heights; Stop at Gadot overlook, the memorial site for the fallen of the Golan, located over former Syrian bunkers and see the monument built on site in honor of the Alexandroni brigade. Tour the reconstructed Talmudic Village of Katzrin and experience ancient life through the restored home, olive press and ancient synagogue.

Continue to Mount Bental, a dormant volcanic mountain, for a panoramic view of Mount Hermon and the Golan; learn the story of one of the largest tank battles that took place in 1973 war. Return to your hotel.

Overnight at Mitzpe Hayamim Spa hotel.

Day 8 - Tuesday
Sea of Galilee/Nazareth
Nazareth, Christian Israel Tour

Nazareth

Drive to Tiberias; Visit Capernaum and explore the ruins of the synagogue and church of St. Peter.

Enjoy a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee; visit the Yigal Alon center where an ancient 2000 year old ancient boat discovered is displayed.

Onto Nazareth to visit the Church of Annunciation.

Continue to Beit Shean, also called “Scythopolis”, the biggest archaeological park in Israel with beautiful excavations from Roman and Byzantine periods.

Continue via the Jordan valley to Jerusalem; Stop at Mount Scopus for a blessing as you enter the city.

Overnight at David Citadel hotel Jerusalem.

Day 9 - Wednesday
Old City AJerusalem
Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem

Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem

Tour the Old City of Jerusalem; Visit the Jewish and Christian quarters; Walk through the Cardo, the reconstructed main street of Byzantine Jerusalem. Visit the Wailing Wall.

Continue to the City of David and explore the excavations of the first temple period; learn the story of ancient Jerusalem as you tour the Western Wall tunnels; discover the hidden layers of the walls revealed underground. Return to your hotel to freshen up and get ready for your night out.

Enjoy a Middle Eastern dinner followed by the Spectacular night show at Tower of David Museum.

Overnight at David Citadel hotel Jerusalem.

Day 10 - Thursday
New City Jerusalem
Yad Vashem

Yad Vashem

Start the day with a visit to the Israel museum, the shrine of the book where the Dead Sea scrolls are housed, and the new holy land model, a miniature replica of Jerusalem as it was during the second temple period.  Continue for a tour at the Knesset, Israel’s parliament and see the Menorah with the biblical emblems.

Experience the contemporary Jerusalem at the famous Mahane Yehuda market with its authentic and colorful stands; Enjoy the “Shuk bites” and taste a variety of local food.

Continue to Yad Vashem, the memorial to the holocaust.

Overnight at David Citadel hotel Jerusalem.

Day 11 - Friday
Qumran/Dead Sea/Masada
Dead Sea Israel, Jewish Heritage tour Israel

Dead Sea

Drive through the Judean desert; Stop at Ein Gedi Nature Reserve and explore the lush oasis filled with waterfalls, vegetation and rare wildlife. Continue to Massada, ascend by cable car and tour the ancient fortress; visit the remains of the walls, palaces, synagogue, the bathhouses etc.

Descend by cable car.

Next, stop for lunch and Spa facilities in one of the leading hotels in the area.

Overnight at David Citadel hotel Jerusalem.

Day 12 - Saturday
Jerusalem - at leisure
Western Wall, Jewish Heritage Israel Tiours

Western Wall

Enjoy a free day at leisure in Jerusalem.

Overnight: David Citadel Hotel Jerusalem.

Day 13 - Sunday
Departure

El-AL-Airplane

Transfer to Ben Gurion airport where you will be met and assisted by our VIP representative who will escort you through security check and passport control.

Have a safe return flight – Shalom and see you again!

*All itineraries are subject to availability

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25/10/2017
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08/11/2017
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Thursday
22/11/2017
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Monday
06/12/2017
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Tuesday
27/12/2017
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07/03/2018
$4,110 Contact Us July
Sunday
14/03/2018
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Saturday
25/04/2018
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02/05/2018
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Wednesday
09/05/2018
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Tuesday
23/05/2018
$4,110 Contact Us November
Sunday
13/06/2018
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27/06/2018
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11/07/2018
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18/07/2018
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15/08/2018
$4,619 Contact Us March
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22/08/2018
$4,619 Contact Us October
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12/09/2018
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03/10/2018
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10/10/2018
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