Jewish Heritage Tour of Jerusalem
Start the day with a magnificent overview of Jerusalem and the Judean desert from Mount Scopus, near the Hebrew University campus. 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 Western Wall — the Kotel and join the Bar-Mitzvah ceremonies.
Visit the Davidson Center and tour the southern wall excavations. Stop for a visit to Ammunition Hill, a former Jordanian Army stronghold, now converted into a national memorial site and museum.
Drive to the military cemetery at Mount Herzl and Yad Vashem, a 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.
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 its operators will not accept responsibility for any loss, injury or damage.
The tour will not be operated on September 10,24,27 ; October 1st 2018
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
*Guests should be waiting at the earlier time indicated.
*Guests picked up from Jerusalem will join the tour from Tel-Aviv.
*Pick up may be delayed due to traffic conditions.
Sites Mount Scopus
Sites Old City
Sites Tomb of King David
Sites Mount Zion
Sites Jewish Quarter
Sites Four Sephardic 1synagogues
Sites Davidson Center
Sites Western Wall
Sites Mea Shearim
Sites Mount Herzl
Sites Yad Vashem