G Adventures - 7 Night Moderate Tour Package7-Nights Israel Explorer-Classic

Tours offered from July 6th, 2018 - October 25th, 2019

Starting from only $1,889.00 (USD)


Tour Overview

Israel Explorer Perched at the crossroads of Middle Eastern history for centuries and the spiritual home to Jews, Christians, and Muslims alike, Israel remains a must-visit destination for anyone eager to understand this dynamic, always-changing region. Explore the historic towns of Bethlehem and Nazareth, tune into the rhythm of daily life in the Golan Heights, visit Bedouin communities in the Negev Desert, and experience a soul-stirring visit to a refugee camp. Thousands of incredible moments, one comprehensive trip.HighlightsSwim in the Dead Sea, live like a local on a kibbutz, explore the biblical towns of Nazareth and Bethlehem, Overnight in a Bedouin Camp, wander through the streets of Old Jerusalem.AccommodationHotels (6 nts), camping (1 nt, Bedouin-style camp).Group LeaderChief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.Group Size NotesMax 15, avg 10Meals Included7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinnerWhat's IncludedLocal Living: Druze Village Visit and Traditional Lunch , Isfiya Druze Village Local Living: Bedouin Camp Overnight, Negev Desert. Tel Aviv city tour including Old Port of Jaffa. Akko and Nazareth visits. Sea of Galilee region tour. Golan Heights visit. Kibbutz stay. Masada guided tour. Dead Sea visit with swim. Bethlehem visit. Refugee camp visit. Jerusalem sightseeing including the Western Wall and Holy Sepulcher Church. Old Jerusalem guided tour. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.

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G Adventures: Israel Explorer

Day 1 Tel Aviv
There will be the chance for the group to head out for an optional local dinner.Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Meals: (1B)

Day 2 Tel Aviv/Nazareth
Enjoy a quick driving tour of Tel Aviv before continuing to historic Jaffa to visit the old markets and the Old Port.After, make a unique visit to a Druze village and enjoy lunch with a local family.Continue on to Akko to visit the old markets, Aljazar Mosque, and the unique underground crusader castle before journeying on to Nazareth for the night.Included Activities: Tel Aviv Orientation Drive and Jaffa Port Tour Druze Village Visit and Traditional Lunch Akko City TourTransport: Make stop along the way. Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1L)

Day 3 Nazareth/Galilee
Travel to Golan Heights and learn more about this history of the area.Visit the Sea of Galilee, including sights like the Church of Transfiguration and the Mount of Beatitudes.Later, travel to a kibbutz for the night. Learn about this unique communal way of life unique to Israel.Included Activities: Golan Heights Visit Sea of Galilee Area TourTransport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B)

Day 4 Galilee/Dead Sea
Travel to Masada, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and visit the famous rock fortress. Opt to hike (or ride) to the top and learn more about this ancient place.Continue on to the fascinating Dead Sea. Cover yourself in the healing mud, bob like a cork in very salty water, or enjoy a little sunbathing on the shore. Spend the night in Jericho.Included Activities: Masada Guided Tour Dead Sea Visit (Israel)Transport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B)

Day 5 Dead Sea/Negev Desert
Travel to the Negev Desert and visit a village to learn firsthand about Bedouin culture before sleeping overnight in a Bedouin- style camp.Included Activities: Bedouin Camp OvernightTransport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B, 1D)

Day 6 Negev Desert/Jerusalem
Travel to biblical Bethlehem and visit the Church of the Nativity before heading to Duhaishe Camp for Palestinian refugees. The camp has become something of a permanent town. Learn more about the situation of the Palestinians in Israel and what life in the camp is all about.In the late afternoon, travel to Jerusalem for the evening.Included Activities: Duhaishe Palestinian Refugee Camp Bethlehem VisitTransport: Private Vehicle
Meals: (1B)

Day 7 Jerusalem
Visit the four quarters of the Old City on a guided walk: the Christian, Jewish, Armenian, and Muslim quarters.After, walk the 14 stations of the Dolorosa, ending at the Holy Sepulchre Church, and visit the Western Wall.Spend some free time exploring in the afternoon.Included Activities: Old Jerusalem Walking Tour
Meals: (1B)

Day 8 Jerusalem
Depart at any time.
Meals:

Tour Dates & Pricing

  • Friday July 6th, 2018 - Friday July 13th, 2018
    from $2,099.00
  • Friday August 10th, 2018 - Friday August 17th, 2018
    from $1,889.00
  • Friday August 17th, 2018 - Friday December 14th, 2018
    from $2,099.00
  • Wednesday December 19th, 2018 - Wednesday December 26th, 2018
    from $1,994.00
  • Friday December 21st, 2018 - Friday March 1st, 2019
    from $2,099.00
  • Friday March 8th, 2019 - Friday May 31st, 2019
    from $2,199.00
  • Friday June 14th, 2019 - Friday August 30th, 2019
    from $2,099.00
  • Friday September 6th, 2019 - Friday September 20th, 2019
    from $2,199.00
  • Friday October 25th, 2019 - Friday December 27th, 2019
    from $2,099.00