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In oases such as Ein Gedi, year-round springs nourish vegetation so lush it’s often been compared to the Garden of Eden. Atop the bluffs lies the arid moonscape of the Judean Desert; in the valley, human beings have been hard at work for millennia, building Masada and Qumran (where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found) in ancient times and, more recently creating kibbutzim (Jewish communal settlements often opened as guesthouses), luxury hotels, hiking trails and bike paths.


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8-Night Israel, Jordan and Egypt Tour from Tel Aviv

Day 1: Nazareth - Sea of GalileeYou will be picked up around 7:00am. Travel to Nazareth and view the Mount of Precipitation. Continue to the Church of Annunciation and the Church of St. Joseph. Drive on to Capenaum and Mount Beautitude, where you will find a Benedictine Church. On the return journey pass Mount Tabor. Continue to hotel for overnight. Day 2: Caesarea - Acre - HaifaDrive to the Mediterranean Coast to Caesarea. There is a Roman theater and Roman temple. Drive through Haifa to see the Baha'i gardens and the shrine. At Rosh Hanikra you will get to the grotto by cable car, and take a walk in the caverns. Acre, and tour the Turkish prison. Return to the hotel for overnight. Day 3: Jerusalem - BethlehemStart the tour in Jerusalem with a view of the Garden of Gethsemane, the Church of all Nations, the Mount of Olives, and the Jewish tombs. Enter the Old City by the Zion Gate, and through the Armenian Quarter to arrive at the Byzantine Cardo. Proceed to the Western Wall. Walk through the Old City to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre along the Via Dolorosa that follows Stations of the Cross. Tour the old city markets, and then continue to Bethlehem. Visit the Church of Nativity in Manger Square. Pass the field of Ruth as you leave Bethlehem. Day 4: Dead Sea - MasadaArrive at the Dead Sea through the Judean Desert, go by the Inn of the Good Samaritan, and see the level marker. When arriving at Masada, ride a cable car to the top and tour the synagogue, Roman barracks, palaces and bath house. Stop for lunch, continue to the Dead Sea. Take a late flight from the Sde Dov airport to Eilat and overnight in a hotel. Day 5: PetraAt 8:10am drive to the border crossing and proceed to Petra. Tour Petra to see the famous treasury, amphitheater, tombs, palaces and more. After the tour go for lunch and have a choice of sleeping in Petra or in the Bedouin tents in Wadi Rum. Day 6: Wadi RumWake up to a 4x4 jeep tour of Wadi Rum. Observe the life of the Bedouins and have lunch around a camp fire with them. After the tour drive back to Eilat. Be collected at 21:00pm for the tour to Cairo. Drive to the Taba border, and to Cairo. Day 7: CairoTour the famous pyramids and the Sphinx. Walk in the most famous bazaar the Khan el Khalili. Continue on to the Egyptian Museum that has the largest collection of ancient antiquities in the world. Drive to your hotel for overnight. Day 8: CairoDrive to the Saakara Valley to view the Djoser Step Pyramid. Continue on to Cairos' Old City, the Churches, fortifications, and more. Return to your Hotel for ovenight. Day 9: AirportTransfer to The cairo Airport for your flight home.

$125 Day Trips & Excursions

Bethlehem and Jericho Day Biblical Tour from Jerusalem

We drive south fromTel Aviv in the direction of the Dead Sea on the way we pass the Inn of the Good Samaritan and continue on through the Biblical wilderness of the Judean Desert. We pass WadiKelt and can see the 5th century Monastery of Saint George.We pause at the mark which indicates that we have reached "sea level" and from there we continue on to Jericho 258 meters below sea level. This ancient city features in both the New and Old Testament. Joshua led his troops around the city walls until they fell and Jesus entered Jericho after his sojourn in the wilderness . When Jesus entered Jericho, The City of Palms, the tax collector Zachaeus climbed a sycamore tree to see him better and we stop to take a look at this ancient tree.Jesus spent forty days and forty nights on the nearby Mount Temptation, here the devil tried to turn Jesus away from God but Jesus responded "Man shall not live by bread alone..Our journey takes us back towards Jerusalem and the Judean Mountains where we visit Bethlehem, both the home of Jesse, King David's father and the place where Jesus was born.From Manger Square we enter through a small door into the Church of the Nativity. The church was built in the 4th century over the grotto where Jesus was born and later in the 6th century the church was reconstructed. In recent times the church has been restored and renovated. Within the church is the Grotto of the Nativity where a star marks the spot where Jesus was born and an altar to the three Wise Men. Next we visit the Crusader Church of Saint Catherine and see the underground grotto where Saint Jerome painstakingly translated the Bible from Hebrew to Latin, creating the Vulgate.We make another stop in Bethlehem at the Shepherds Field where an Angel of the Lord appeared to shepherds on Christmas night to tell them of the imminent birth of the savior.

$135 Day Trips & Excursions

Bethlehem and Jericho Day Biblical Tour from Tel Aviv

We drive south fromTel Aviv in the direction of the Dead Sea on the way we pass the Inn of the Good Samaritan and continue on through the Biblical wilderness of the Judean Desert. We pass WadiKelt and can see the 5th century Monastery of Saint George.We pause at the mark which indicates that we have reached "sea level" and from there we continue on to Jericho 258 meters below sea level. This ancient city features in both the New and Old Testament. Joshua led his troops around the city walls until they fell and Jesus entered Jericho after his sojourn in the wilderness . When Jesus entered Jericho, The City of Palms, the tax collector Zachaeus climbed a sycamore tree to see him better and we stop to take a look at this ancient tree.Jesus spent forty days and forty nights on the nearby Mount Temptation, here the devil tried to turn Jesus away from God but Jesus responded "Man shall not live by bread alone..Our journey takes us back towards Jerusalem and the Judean Mountains where we visit Bethlehem, both the home of Jesse, King David's father and the place where Jesus was born.From Manger Square we enter through a small door into the Church of the Nativity. The church was built in the 4th century over the grotto where Jesus was born and later in the 6th century the church was reconstructed. In recent times the church has been restored and renovated. Within the church is the Grotto of the Nativity where a star marks the spot where Jesus was born and an altar to the three Wise Men. Next we visit the Crusader Church of Saint Catherine and see the underground grotto where Saint Jerome painstakingly translated the Bible from Hebrew to Latin, creating the Vulgate.We make another stop in Bethlehem at the Shepherds Field where an Angel of the Lord appeared to shepherds on Christmas night to tell them of the imminent birth of the savior.

$125 Day Trips & Excursions

Bethlehem and Jericho Day Biblical Tour from Jerusalem

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Bethlehem TravelWe drive south from Jerusalem in the direction of the Dead Sea on the way we pass the Inn of the Good Samaritan and continue on through the Biblical wilderness of the Judean Desert. We pass WadiKelt and can see the 5th century Monastery of Saint George.We pause at the mark which indicates that we have reached "sea level" and from there we continue on to Jericho 258 meters below sea level. This ancient city features in both the New and Old Testament. Joshua led his troops around the city walls until they fell and Jesus entered Jericho after his sojourn in the wilderness. When Jesus entered Jericho, The City of Palms, the tax collector Zachaeus climbed a sycamore tree to see him better and we stop to take a look at this ancient tree.Jesus spent forty days and forty nights on the nearby Mount Temptation, here the devil tried to turn Jesus away from God but Jesus responded "Man shall not live by bread alone." Our journey takes us back towards Jerusalem and the Judean Mountains where we visit Bethlehem, both the home of Jesse, King David's father and the place where Jesus was born .From Manger Square we enter through a small door into the Church of the Nativity. The church was built in the 4th century over the grotto where Jesus was born and later in the 6th century the church was reconstructed. In recent times the church has been restored and renovated. Within the church is the Grotto of the Nativity where a star marks the spot where Jesus was born and an altar to the three Wise Men. Next we visit the Crusader Church of Saint Catherine and see the underground grotto where Saint Jerome painstakingly translated the Bible from Hebrew to Latin, creating the Vulgate.We make another stop in Bethlehem at the Shepherds Field where an Angel of the Lord appeared to shepherds on Christmas night to tell them of the imminent birth of the savior.Duration: 10 hours

$2970 Multi-day & Extended Tours

12-Day Israel, Jordan, and Egypt Tour with Nile Cruise

Day 1: Nazareth Pick up from your hotel in Tel Aviv. Drive to Nazareth. En route visit Mount of Precipitation, tour the Churches of Annunciation and St. Joseph. Pass Cana to Capernaum and Mount Beatitude where the Benedictine Church is. Drive beside the Sea of Galilee, see the baptism site in the Jordan River. Day 2: Caesarea, Haifa, Acre Arrive at Caesarea. Tour the Roman theater, hippodrome, Roman temple. Go through Hafa to view the Baha'i gardens and shrine. Stop at Rosh Hanikra, tour caverns, and grottos. Stop at Acre, Overview of  the Turkish prison. Day 3: Jerusalem and Bethlehem Drive to Jerusalem. Arrive at Zion gate and enter Byzantine Cardo, on the way pass the Armenian Quarter. Continue to the Western Wall through the Jewish Quarter. Walk on the Via Dolorosa following the Stations of the Cross and arrive at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Walk through the Old City market. Drive to Bethlehem, Manger Square, and the Church of Nativity. View the field of Ruth. Day 4: Dead Sea and Masada Drive to the Dead Sea. Stop at the sea level marker, continue to Masada. Take the cable car, tour the bathhouse, ancient synagogue and Roman barracks. Swim in the water. Day 5: Petra Morning flight 06:40 from Sde Dov airport to Eilat. The driver will collect you from the airport in Eilat, transfer to the Jordanian border and Petra. Your guide will show you the Treasury, temples, Roman Theater and more. Around 16.15 arrive at your Petra hotel. Day 6: Wadi Rum  Up to 4 hour Jeep tour in the desert, see the paintings on the sandstone and how the Bedouins live. Travel across the border in the afternoon, at 21:00 a driver will collect you for Cairo. Day 7: Cairo Start the tour at 8:00 am with the Sphinx and the pyramids. Drive to Khan el Khalili Bazaar. Tour the Egyptian Museum. Day 8: Cairo Drive to the Saakara Valley, tour Djoser pyramid and the Old City of Cairo, including Churches and fortifications. Day 9: Flight to Aswan- Philae temple- High Dam- Felucca Flight from Cairo to Aswan. A driver will take you to the ship for check-in. Tour Aswan, and High Dam. Take a boat ride to Philae Island, and tour the Temple of the Goddess Isis. Day 10: Kom Ombo temple- Edfu temple Tour Sobek and Harored temples, sail to Edfu and the Temple of Hours. Day 11: West Bank- Valley of the Kings- Hatshepsut- Memnon Travel to Thebes Necropolis for Valley of the Kings where you will visit 3 royal tombs. Night entertainment on the ship. Day 12: Luxor and Karnak temples Breakfast, check out of the cruise. Tour the East Bank and the Karnak temple. Continue to Luxor temple. Transfer to the airport for departure.

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