Jerusalem and Dead Sea
The tour is available in English, Spanish, French and German. Highlights: Western Wall, Church of Holy Sepulchre, swim in the Dead Sea.
Drive to Mount of Olives for a panoramic view of the city. Stop at Mount Zion to visit King David’s Tomb, Room of Last Supper and the Dormition Abbey; enter the Old City and walk through the Armenian and Jewish quarters to the recently excavated and restored Cardo – the Roman road. See the Jewish Western Wall – the Kotel, and continue to the Christian Quarter. Walk along the Via Dolorosa and visit the Church of Holy Sepulchre. Proceed to the new city and visit Yad Vashem, a memorial to the Holocaust.
On Saturdays and Jewish holidays, instead of Yad Vashem, drive to Ein Karem, southwest of Jerusalem, traditionally known as birthplace of John the Baptist; stroll in the narrow lanes of the picturesque neighborhood, stopping by Mary’s spring and continue to visit the remarkable Church of Saint John the Baptist, return to point of departure.
NOTE : Modest dress (no shorts or sleeveless shirts) and head covering are required for visiting holy sites.
Netanya hotels from 06:30
Herzliya hotels from 07:00
Tel-Aviv hotels from 07:20 to 07:50
Jerusalem hotels from 09:00 to 09:30; Friday & Saturday : 08:45-09:15
*Guests should be waiting at the earlier time indicated.
*Transfer to Dead Sea may be accompanied with a driver only. Change of vehicle may be required.
*Pick up may be delayed due to traffic conditions
Our daily tours are available in various languages and operated bilingually.
All tours are conducted by government licensed guides and in comfortable air-conditioned vehicles.
Entrance fees are included; meals are not .
Changes in program may occur due to holidays, weather conditions, force majeure or unforeseen circumstances.
Passengers with special needs: wheelchairs, carriages or baby seats need to notify us of their needs in advance.
Modest dress is required for visiting holy sites. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Hat, bathing suit, towel and sun screen for Dead Sea tours.
Tourists are obliged to stay with the group at all times; Separation from the group may result in being left behind and will be at customer’s expense.
Valuable belongings should never be left unattended in the vehicle. Ofakim and it’s operators will not accept responsibility for any loss, injury or damage.
The tour will not be operated on Yom Kippur 19.9.2018.
Location Dead Sea
Sites Mount of Olives
Sites Mount Zion
Sites Tomb of King David
Sites Old City
Sites Armenian and Jewish Quarters
Sites Western Wall
Sites Via Dolorosa
Sites Church of Holy Seplucher