You stroll along the sunny beach promenade in the vibrant city of Tel Aviv as you take in magnificent views of the glittering Mediterranean Sea. In the Old City of Jerusalem, you approach the Wailing Wall and stick your handwritten note between its aching cracks. On this once-in-a-lifetime,10-Day tour through Israel, you will discover the treasures of the Holy Land in complete luxury as you traverse the country from top to bottom. From uncovering the mystical teachings of the Kabbalah and to discovering...
Tel Aviv – Arrive in Israel and Explore the Trendy Neve Tzedek Neighborhood
Though small in size, the treasures of Israel are abundant, spanning many of the world’s most prominent cultures and religions. As you arrive at Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport, you will meet your private tour guide at baggage claim and prepare for a quick transfer to your luxurious, five-star hotel in the heart of the city. Once you have had time to freshen up, you will meet your guide in the lobby for your first introduction to this eclectic city.
To begin your journey, you will a led on a city tour that will have you strolling around the trendy Neve Tzedek neighborhood, which is famous for its avant-garde art boutiques, shops, bars, and restaurants. Then, you will be provided with dinner at one of your expert guide’s excellent recommendation before delighting in a beverage at one of the many live music bars or cocktail lounges in this metropolitan area. You can let a rush of excitement surge through you as the warm sea breeze brushes against your cheek and the sounds of live jazz music drift around you. After much anticipation, you have finally arrived in Israel and are ready to embark on your trip of a lifetime. Following dinner, your guide will return you to your extravagant hotel so you can prepare for tomorrow’s grand explorations.
Tel Aviv – Visit Israel's Independence Hall and Discover Tel Aviv's Lively Shuk
Tel Aviv – Tour the Famed Jaffa Neighborhood and Enjoy the Tel Aviv Beach
Safed – Journey to Kabbalah's Birthplace and Privately Tour a Boutique Winery
Safed – Visit Haifa's Baha'i Gardens and Delight in Traditional Druze Hospitality
Negev – Explore Masada, the Dead Sea, and Ride a Camel Through the Desert
Jerusalem – Discover Jerusalem's New City and Privately Tour Yad Vashem
Jerusalem – Unearth the Treasures of the Old City and Visit the Mount of Olives
Jerusalem – Privately Tour the Israel Museum and Explore the Bustling Shuk
Jerusalem – Spend the Morning in Jerusalem and Head for Home
- Discover the best of Tel Aviv’s vibrant neighborhoods, which are brimming with charming shops, restaurants, cafes, art galleries, and the lively Shuk
- Become inspired by the story of Israel’s establishment at Tel Aviv’s Independence Hall and explore the famed Jaffa neighborhood
- Unearth the treasures of Kabbalah’s birthplace in the Blue City of Safed and interact with the local artists
- Explore the Golan Heights on a boutique winery tour and taste the region’s finest wines
- Marvel at the stunning views of Masada at sunrise, and cover yourself in natural mineral mud as you float weightlessly in the briny Dead Sea
- Discover genuine Bedouin hospitality in the Negev desert and indulge in a glamping experience in complete luxury under the stars
- Indulge in a private tour of Yad Vashem, which is the World Holocaust Remembrance Center
- Delight in the secrets of Jerusalem’s Old City as you visit all four religious quarters and holy sites
From watching the dazzling sunrise at the top of Masada to floating through the salty waters of the Dead Sea, you should prepare to have each of your senses utterly delighted as you explore the small but bountiful country of Israel. You will experience the hospitality of a nomadic Bedouin tribe in the desert before being astounded by the contrast of the luscious valleys of the Galilee. When you leave this 10-day tour through Israel, you will feel as if you have truly uncovered all of the abundant treasures of the Holy Land.
You will begin your trip in Tel Aviv, where you will experience this cosmopolitan city’s trendiest neighborhood, which is complete with charming shops, restaurants, cafes, and art galleries. You will then explore the bustling Shuk and relax in tranquility at Tel Aviv’s famous beachfront. Then, you will journey to the mystical city of Safed, where you will discover the birthplace of Kabbalah and learn of its teachings from one of its renowned rabbis. You will then delight in a private tour of a boutique winery in the Golan Heights to sample many of the region’s finest wines. Here, you will discover Haifa’s gorgeous Baha’i gardens and indulge in a delicious traditional Druze meal with a local family as they teach you about their customs and culture.
During the final leg of your amazing journey through Israel, you will explore the Negev Desert on camel-back and spend a night in complete luxury, glamping under the stars. As you move on to Jerusalem, you will unearth the secrets of the Old City as you tour all four religious quarters and visit some of their holiest sites, including the Wailing Wall in the Jewish Quarter and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Christian Quarter. Leaving no stone unturned, this luxurious tour of Israel will leave you feeling completely enlightened and may even give you the urge to return much sooner than you think.
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$5,195 per person (excluding international flights)
Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.
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