Classic Israel - 10 Days

Classic Israel - 10 Days

Friday arrivals in Israel
Tel Aviv, Caesarea, Megiddo, Druze village, Haifa, Galilee, Safed, Katzrin, Golan Heights, Nazareth, Capernaum, Mt. of Beatitudes, Beit Alpha, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Qumran, Masada, Dead Sea

Day 1 - Fri: Tel Aviv
Arrival at Ben Gurion Airport, where you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Tel Aviv.
Day 2 - Sat: Tel Aviv
At leisure. Overnight in Tel Aviv. [B]
Day 3 - Sun: Tel Aviv, Caesarea, Megiddo, Druze village, Haifa, Galilee
Drive along the coastal plain to Caesarea, once the Roman capital of the region; see the excavations of the Crusader-era city, the Roman port, aqueduct and the amphitheater that has been restored to its former glory as a concert venue. Proceed to Megiddo, identified as the site of Armageddon; visit the archaeological excavations including the well-preserved water supply system. Continue to Daliat el-Carmel, a Druze village and enjoy a late lunch at a local restaurant. Proceed via Mount Carmel to Haifa for a panoramic view of the Haifa bay and the Golden domed Bahai Shrine and gardens. Overnight in a Kibbutz guesthouse. [B/L/D]
Day 4 – Mon: Galilee (Safed, Katzrin, Golan Heights)
Drive to Safed, the center of Jewish mysticism; Visit the ancient synagogues and the Artists’ colony. Continue to the Golan Heights to see the former Syrian bunkers, Quneitra and the new Israeli town of Katzrin. Stop at the Golan Winery for a tour and wine tasting; Proceed to "Golan Magic" for a multimedia presentation of the area and its history. Overnight in a Kibbutz guesthouse. [B/D]
Day 5 – Tue: Galilee, Nazareth, Capernaum, Mt. of Beatitudes, Beit Alpha, Jerusalem
Start the day with a visit to Nazareth; Visit the Church of Annunciation; Continue to Tiberias; Visit Capernaum to see the ruins of the synagogue and octagonal Church of St. Peter; Visit Mount of Beatitudes, where Jesus delivered the sermon on the mount. Drive via Beit Shean to Beit Alpha to see the remains of the mosaic floor of an ancient synagogue depicting the zodiac. Overnight in Jerusalem. [B]
Day 6 – Wed: Jerusalem (Mt. of Olives, Old City, Bethlehem*)
Start the day with a magnificent panoramic view from Mount of Olives. Drive to the Old City; Visit the Tomb of King David and the Room of Last Supper on Mt. Zion. Enter the walled city and walk through the newly restored Jewish quarter. Visit the Roman Cardo, the Herodian quarter and continue to the Western Wall. Walk along the Via Dolorosa to the Church of Holy Sepulchre. Continue to Bethlehem*; view Rachel's Tomb and proceed to visit the Church of Nativity and Manger's Square. Overnight in Jerusalem. [B]
Day 7 – Thu: Jerusalem (Israel museum, Knesset, Mt. Herzl, Yad Vashem)
Drive to the Israel Museum; Visit the Shrine of the Book, where the Dead Sea scrolls are housed, and the miniature model of Jerusalem as it was during the Second Temple period; Proceed for a tour at the Knesset, Israel's parliament. Continue to visit Mount Herzl cemetery and Yad Vashem, Israel’s official memorial to the Holocaust. Drive through Mea Shearim, the ultra-orthodox neighborhood in Jerusalem and learn about their unique lifestyle. In the evening enjoy a middle eastern dinner followed by the spectacular "Sound & Light" show* at the Tower of David Museum. Overnight in Jerusalem. [B]
Day 8 – Fri: Jerusalem (Qumran, Masada, Dead Sea)
Drive through the Judaean Desert to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth, almost 1300 feet (400 meters) below sea level. Stop at Qumran to visit the site where the Dead Sea scrolls were found. Drive  along the shores of the Dead Sea to Masada. Ascend by cable car and tour the ancient fortress where the Zealots made their last stand against the Romans before committing mass suicide in 73 AD. Descend by cable car. Continue to the Dead Sea; cover yourself with the mineral rich mud and experience a swim in the Dead Sea** that many believe offers therapeutic effects., Overnight in Jerusalem. [B]
Day 9 – Sat: Jerusalem
At leisure Overnight in Jerusalem. [B]
Day 10 – Sun: Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, USA
After breakfast, transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for departure. [B]
[B] = Breakfast | [B/D] = Breakfast and Dinner | [B/L/D] = Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
*, Site under the Palestinian Authority Jurisdiction. Visit subject to situation.
** Visit subject to weather conditions.
*** Program sequence is subject to change without advance notice.

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Tour Includes:

  • Shared arrival and departure transfers
  • Assistance at the airport
  • 9 nights' accommodation:
    • Tel Aviv 2 nights
    • Galilee 2 nights
    • Jerusalem 5 nights
  • Meals:
    • Breakfast daily
    • 1 lunch at a Druze village
    • 2 dinners
    • 1 Typical dinner in Jerusalem
  • Tour the Roman ruins of Caesarea
  • Discover Megiddo, the site of the Armageddon
  • Visit a Druze village in Daliat el-Carmel
  • Panoramic view of the Haifa Bay, Golden domed Bahai Shrine and gardens
  • Vist the ancient synagogues and the Artists' colony in Safed
  • Tour the Golan Heights
  • Visit the Church of Annunciation in Nazareth
  • See the ruins of the synagogue and octagonal Church of St. Peter in Capernaum
  • Visit Mount of Beatitudes
  • Tour The Roman ruins of Beit Shean
  • See the remains of the ancient synagogue at Beit Alfa
  • Excursion to Bethlehem
  • View Jerusalem from the Mt. of Olives
  • Discover Jerusalem's old city:
  • Jewish & Christian quarters
  • The Thistle
  • Wailing Wall
  • Western Wall tunnels
  • Attend a spectacular night show at Tower of David Museum
  • Jerusalem's new city tour:
  • Visit the ruins of Masada
  • Visit Qumran sire of the Dead Sea Scrolls discovery
  • Take a mud bath and float on the Dead Sea
  • 6 touring days as per itinerary in a deluxe motor-coach
  • English speaking guide
  • Entrance fees to the sites visited as per itinerary

Tour does not include:

  • Airfare, taxes and fees (Special airfares available from all USA gateways)
  • Cities taxes
  • Visas
  • Travel insurance
  • All alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Other meals not mentioned in itinerary
  • Extras and gratuities
  • Early check-in, late check-out
  • Expenses of personal nature

Hotels in your Tour:

HOTEL PLAN Tel Aviv Galilee Jerusalem
Hotel Name * Hotel Name * Hotel Name *
Plan D
Tourist Class
Prima City 4 "Kibbutz Lavi
Eden wing"
4 Prima Kings 4
Plan C
Tourist Class
Dan Panorama 4 Kibbutz Lavi- 4 Dan Panorama 4.5
Plan B
First Class
Sea View room"
4 Kibbutz Lavi- 4 Orient 4.5
Plan A
Deluxe room"
4 Kibbutz Lavi 5 King David-Deluxe 4.5
Hotels will be confirmed at time of booking            # Tripadvisor rating

Tour Pricing

Hotel Plan Plan D Plan C Plan B Plan A
Double Single Triple Double Single Triple Double Single Triple Double Single Triple
2023 Departures
Aug 4,11,18,25
Sep 1
$2,199 $3,349 $2,129 $2,715 $4,339 $2,455 $3,045 $5,005 $2,745 $4,169 $7,079 $3,505
Oct 13,20 $2,219 $3,389 $2,149 $2,805 $4,499 $2,509 $3,195 $5,239 $2,845 $4,685 $8,075 $3,849
Oct 27
Nov 3,10
$2,219 $3,389 $2,149 $2,805 $4,499 $2,509 $3,099 $5,149 $2,779 $4,685 $8,075 $3,849
Nov 17 $2,069 $3,209 $2,049 $2,689 $4,329 $2,429 $3,045 $5,005 $2,745 $3,529 $5,849 $3,079
Nov 24
Dec 1,8
$2,069 $3,209 $2,049 $2,325 $3,849 $2,149 $2,889 $4,659 $2,625 $3,469 $5,729 $3,039
Dec 15 $2,155 $3,239 $2,085 $2,475 $4,149 $2,299 $3,335 $5,555 $2,939 $4,169 $7,079 $3,505
Dec 22 $2,199 $3,349 $2,129 $2,929 $4,669 $2,685 $3,459 $5,799 $3,019 $4,625 $7,949 $3,809
2024 Departures
Jan 5,19,26 $2,055 $3,189 $2,019 $2,325 $3,849 $2,149 $2,859 $4,585 $2,605 $3,469 $5,729 $3,039
Feb 9,16,23 $2,069 $3,209 $2,049 $2,365 $3,969 $2,189 $2,869 $4,629 $2,615 $3,549 $5,885 $3,089
Child under 12 years old sharing room with parents
All departures $1,549 $1,405 $1,449 $2,025
Prices are per person, are valid through February ‘24 and may change without notice.
Quotes available for children under 12 years old sharing the room with 2 adults
Special airfares available from all USA gateways
This program can be customized for groups. Changes to this program may be requested by mail sales@intraplan.netor by phone 1-347-610-1819.
Tour Code: IL07TLV23DH