Israel: Jewish Heritage Tour of Jerusalem 2017

1 day

From $92

(land only per person)

Jerusalem Tour Highlights: Mt Scopus, Western Wall, Yad Vashem, Ammunition Hill, Mea Shearim, Mount Herzl

The Jewish Heritage Tour of Jerusalem is a perfect opportunity for deep exploration in the city of Jerusalem! Be awe inspired by the magnificent views of city of Jerusalem and the Judean Desert from Mount Scopus. Step back in time while visiting the Old City, and emotionally moved by the remains of the Western wall of Jerusalem from the 1st Temple period. Other highlights include incredible visits to Yad Vashem, Mea Shearim and Mount Hertzel. For the best of Jerusalem’s rich offerings, look no further.

Send to a friend Contact Us
Tour Operates Monday & Thursday
1 day | 1 touring day

Tour Offered in: English and Spanish 

Included services in our tour rates:

  • 1 touring day with a government licensed English speaking guide in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • All entrances fees per itinerary above (Note: Rates for private tours do not include entrance fees.)
  • Private tours available by request

Not included services in our tour rates:

  • Airfare (please contact an agent)
  • Meals
  • Tips to guide/driver and hotel staff
  • Items of a personal nature (laundry, souvenirs, film/toiletries etc.)
  • Travel Insurance (Strongly Recommended)

Terms and Conditions

  • Prices include complimentary pick up from most of the hotels.
  • Tourists are required to be ready at the earlier pick up time indicated.
  • Delays in pick up beyond the estimated range may occur due to unforeseen reasons and/or traffic conditions.
  • Changes in itinerary may occur due to holidays, force majeure or circumstances beyond our control.
  • Full amount due with reservation
  • Non-refundable 7 days before tour date
  • A minimum of 2 passengers is required for regular tour service.

NOTE: Modest dress (no shorts or sleeveless shirts) and head covering are required for visiting holy places.

Why Gil Travel?

  • Experienced Travel Agents: Over 40 years of experience; sending over 40,000 people to Israel every year!
  • 5 Star Treatment: Enjoy private transfers to and from the airport and hotel.
  • Guaranteed Israel Tour: Your trip will never be canceled, subject to a minimum of 2 passengers traveling.
  • Israel Tour Experience: Our Israel tours are packed with exciting opportunities to explore, learn and enjoy.

Note: No credit/refund for any unused services.


Back to Top

Start the day with a magnificent overview of Jerusalem and the Judea desert from Mount Scopus. Drive to the Old City. Visit the Tomb of King David on Mount Zion; Walk along the Cardo, the ancient Roman road; View the remains of the wall of Jerusalem from the first temple period. Visit the Jewish quarter, the Wailing Wall, the Kotel, and witness the Bar-Mitzvah ceremonies.

Visit Davidson Center and tour the southern Kotel excavations. Stop to visit the Ammunition Hill, a former Jordanian army stronghold, converted into a national memorial site and museum. Drive to Mount Herzl, the military cemetery and Yad Vashem, the memorial to the Holocaust.

Return to point of departure.

NOTE: Modest dress (no shorts or sleeveless shirts) and head covering are required for visiting holy sites.

*Entrance to the Holocaust museum is not permitted for children under the age of 10.

Back to Top

Dates & Rates

Valid: January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2017

Tour departs: Mondays and Thursdays

The tour will not be operated on: April 10, 13, 17, 24; May 1; September 21; October 5, 9, 12, 2017

*program is subject to changes for May 5 & 12 departures.

Pick-up Times:

  • Netanya hotels – from 06:30
  • Hertzliya hotels- from 07:00
  • Tel-Aviv hotels – from 07:20 to 7:50
  • Jerusalem hotels – from 09:00 to 9:30

*Guests should be waiting at the earlier time indicated.

Tourist classBusiness class
From Tel-Aviv$ 114$ 130
From Jerusalem$ 92$ 108

Business class : up to 19 passengers in a group

** Guests picked up from Jerusalem will join the tour from Tel-Aviv

* Rates for private tours do not include entrance fees.
* A minimum of 2 passengers is required for regular tour service.

Back to Top

Israel Travel FAQs

Terms and Conditions The fine print for this tour

Travel Insurance Protect yourself against unforeseen circumstances

Israel Vacation Guide Familiarize yourself with Israel before traveling


Back to Top