On this 14-day journey through Israel, experience much of the best that this culturally and historically rich country has to offer. From the lively streets of Tel Aviv to the vast desert mountains of the Negev, Israel is a country that is laden with ancient history and modern comforts. Stroll through Jerusalem’s vibrant market, sample a piece of handmade baklava, and float weightlessly in the waters of the Dead Sea. You can even wander through the winding, cobblestoned streets of Jerusalem’s Old...
Tel Aviv – Explore Trendy Neighborhoods
To begin your adventure, your private guide will meet you at the Tel Aviv airport. Once you have collected all of your belongings, you will be transferred to your luxurious accommodation that overlooks the Mediterranean Sea. You will spend your first evening in the city, sampling some of the country’s finest cuisine. You will also be guided to Tel Aviv’s trendy Neve Tzedek neighborhood, which is known for its art galleries, boutiques, design shops, high-end music bars, and restaurants. You will have time to explore this upscale area at your leisure.
Tel Aviv – Private Tour of Tel Aviv
Tel Aviv – The Jaffa Flea Market
Haifa – Dine with a Local Druze Family
Haifa – Visit an Israeli Kibbutz
Safed – Explore the Blue City
Safed – One of the Golan’s Finest Wineries
Negev – Dead Sea and Masada Fortress
Negev – Encounters with a Bedouin Tribe
Eilat – The Shores of the Red Sea
Eilat – The Natural Oasis of Ein Gedi
Jerusalem – Discover the Lively New City
Jerusalem – Treasures of the Old City
Jerusalem – Departure
- Explore the best of Tel Aviv’s trendy boutiques, restaurants, shops, and sandy beaches
- Traverse the infamous Jaffa Flea Market and uncover the area’s ancient treasures during a privately guided tour
- Enjoy a homemade lunch with a local Druze family in the village of Isfiya
- Learn of Israel’s intriguing history when you visit a traditional Israeli kibbutz
- Stroll through the streets of Safed, which is Israel’s “Blue City” and the birthplace of Kabbalah
- Roam through the vast Negev Desert and visit the ancient fortress of Masada, which overlooks the Dead Sea
- Luxuriate at an opulent beach resort on the shores of the Red Sea
- Immerse yourself in the history of Jerusalem’s famed Old City during a guided tour of its iconic sites
On this luxurious, 14-day adventure through Israel, you will ride a camel through the vast Negev desert in addition to marveling at the Masada fortress and appreciating the beauty of the Dead Sea. Furthermore, you will be amazed by the way the old world meets the new when you traverse the streets of Jerusalem and completely immerse yourself in the city’s lively culture.
Your tour will begin in the world-famous city of Tel Aviv, where you will begin your journey of Israel by strolling through the bustling streets of the modern metropolis and relaxing on the sandy beaches of the Mediterranean coast. On subsequent days, you will continue your journey to Haifa, where you can explore the Baha’i gardens and German Colony before joining a local Druze family for lunch in the village of Isfiya. From Haifa, your tour will continue to the mystical city of Safed, where you will discover fine art galleries, boutiques, and shops before learning about the ancient study of Kabbalah. Afterward, you will visit Golan Heights and indulge in a refreshing dip in the Sea of Galilee.
As your tour continues, you will venture to Negev Desert, and on your way, you will be provided with the opportunity to watch the sunrise at the illustrious Masada fortress in addition to floating in the briny waters of the Dead Sea. This evening, you will spend the night glamping under the stars to experience the fascinating culture of nomadic Bedouins. Afterward, you will continue to Eilat, which is Israel’s southernmost city that is known for its lovely beaches and opulent resorts. Here, you can relax on the shores of the Red Sea and enjoy a leisurely trek through Ein Gedi, which is a desert oasis. Finally, you will arrive in Jerusalem, which is the cultural, historical, and religious heart of Israel. In the city, you will traverse the streets of both the Old City and the New City on privately guided tours to experience the most of Jerusalem’s iconic sites. During this 14-day adventure through Israel, you will discover much of what this incredible country has to offer.
$5,595 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.
The starting price is based on travel during the low season for a minimum of two travelers staying in shared 3-star accommodations. Please inquire for a custom trip quote based on your travel preferences and travel dates.
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