Masada & Dead Sea Day Tour

Depart from your hotel early morning to descend through the Judean Desert towards the Dead Sea, pass the ancient city of Jericho.  

As we descend towards the lowest spot on the planet we will make a first stop at Qasr El Yahud, the "Castle of the Jews" the western part of the traditional site of the baptism of Jesus by John the Baptist.

 

Continue our journey through time and make a stop at Qumran Caves, the archaeological site where the Dead Sea scrolls were written and found.

 

Ascend to the top of Masada by cable car to the historical fortress, to tour the magnificent site observing the desert.  Walk through the remains of the ancient synagogue and Roman bathhouses. Learn about the tragic story of the last defenders of the stronghold against the Romans.

 

We will take a short nature walk through Ein Gedi Oasis- enjoying the fresh water natural waterfalls.

 

Relaxation will be needed after all this sightseeing. No better place for that other than the Dead sea- Relax, float and read newspaper and put on mud at the lowest point on earth.

 

Head aboard your coach and relax on your return journey back to the pick-up location.

Your tour only ends with a drop-off at your hotel.

 

General Information:

  1. Private full day guided tour of the popular sights by local experts to Masada and the Dead Sea

  2. Tour available in: English, Chinese, Spanish, French and Russian

  3. Well educated and informative guide friendly and professional.

  4. Hotel pick-up and drop-off from Jerusalem, other locations will be charged additional fee by distance.

  5. Transport by air-conditioned coach

  6. All entrance fees included

  7. Customize your itinerary to your own preferences! We are truly flexible.

  8. Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability.

 

Inclusions:

  1. Hotel pick-up and drop-off from Jerusalem, other locations will be charged additional fee by distance.

  2. Air-conditioned coach

  3. Driver (could be your tour guide)

  4. Private professional guide

  5.  

Exclusions:

  1. Food and Drinks

 

Additional:

  1. A moderate amount of walking is involved

  2. Wear comfortable shoes and bring along a hat

 

Departure point:

Your hotel

 

Departure time:

The exact pickup time from your hotel will be scheduled upon booking by your private service provider.

 

Duration:

10 hours (approx.)

 

Return details:
Returns to your hotel