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Highlights of Israel | 7 Night 8 Days

Route : TEL AVIV BEER SHEBA MASADA & DEAD SEA JERUSALEM BEIT SHE’AN NAZARETH GALILEE GOLAN HEIGHTS & AROUND THE SEA OF GALILEE ACRE HAIFA CAESAREA TEL AVIV

7 Nights   fr£1199

Tour Highlights
  • Jerusalem: Israel’s capital is a city of tradition, religion, and history, but also of modern culture and heritage
  • Beit She’an: One of the oldest cities in Israel, over 20 layers of human civilisation are tucked away inside its large ancient mound.
  • Nazareth: Nazareth, located in Israel’s Galilee region, not only has over a dozen important Christian sites, but as Israel’s largest Arab city, has some fascinating cultural sites and experiences to discover.
  • Galilee: One of the most beautiful regions of Israel, Galilee is characterised by its beautiful landscape, amazing natural formations, historic sites, and charming villages.
  • Tel Aviv: This city that never sleeps combines sandy Mediterranean beaches with top-notch nightclubs, a buzzing cultural and culinary scene, fascinating architecture and an international mindset.
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What's Included

TOUR GUIDE

  • Operated with English-speaking guide on all touring days on a shared basis

ACCOMMODATION

  • 07 nights accommodation with return flights from London with Virgin Atlantic 
  • Flights based on Economy Classic & Economy Delight

MEALS

  • Daily Breakfast

TRANSPORT

  • Transfer from / to airport on arrival and departrure Sightseeing in a modern air-conditioned motorcoach

ENTRANCE FEES AND ACTIVITIES

  •  All entrance fees and visits indicated as included: short visit to Jaffa, visit to Megiddo, Church of the Annunciation, visit to the Wedding Church in Cana, visit to the excavations of Beit She’an, visit to the Qumran Caves, cable car in Masada and visit to its excavations, King Herod's palace and synagogue, visit to the tomb of King David; visit to the Israel Museum, Knesset and campus of Hebrew University in Jerusalem, visit to Bethlehem, the Garden of Gethsemane, the Church of the Agony, the Museum's Shrine of the Book containing the famous Dead Sea scrolls, visit to the Herodian city of Jerusalem, Yad Vashem, Church of the Holy Sepulchre and Christian holy sites, visit to a former Syrian fortification, wine tasting, visit to the ruins of a synagogue, visit to old Crusader outpost in Acre, sightseeing tour of Haifa, visit to the port, the Roman theatre in Caesarea, city tour of Tel Aviv

ECONOMY DELIGHT BENEFITS

  • Advanced seat assignment
  • Free seat selection any time
  • Priority Check - in
  • 23kgs of Check - in baggage
  • Priority Boarding
  • Seat Pitch 34 inches
  • Meals, drinks & snacks included
  • Upgradable with miles

OTHER

  • Assistance at the airport upon arrival

 

 

Highlights of Israel | 7 Night 8 Days

Day 1 : ARRIVAL TEL AVIV 
Upon arriving at Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport, meet your tour representative, who will be waiting for you after passport control holding a sign with your name on it. Our representative will guide you to pick up your luggage and then escort you through customs to meet your driver, who will transfer you to your hotel in Tel Aviv. Spend the rest of the day at leisure, becoming acquainted with your vibrant new surroundings.
Overnight in Tel Aviv in selected hotel and board option. 

 

Day 2 : TEL AVIV – BEER SHEBA – MASADA & DEAD SEA – JERUSALEM (304 Kms – 4.5 hrs)
Meet you tour guide in the morning and set off from Tel Aviv, driving south, passing by the cities of Ashdod and Ashkelon to Beersheba, for a short visit to the capital of the Negev Desert. Continue via Arad to Masada, Israel’s foremost archaeological park. Ascend via cable-car for a thorough visit that gives insight to the rituals, politics and culture of the people who inhabited this desert fortress, the last stronghold of the Jewish Zealots in their war against the Romans. Visit the excavations, Herod’s palaces, the synagogue, bathhouse and cisterns, and enjoy the breathtaking view of the Roman camps and the Dead Sea. Descend to the lowest place on earth – the Dead Sea, to experience the mineral-rich black mud and to float in its salty waters. Passing by the oasis of Ein Gedi, proceed through the Judean Desert to Jerusalem.
Overnight in Jerusalem in selected hotel and board option. 


Day 3 : JERUSALEM
Start the day at the Israel Museum’s Shrine of the Book, which contains the famous Dead Sea scrolls, then a visit to the beautifully renovated model of the Herodian city of Jerusalem, dating back to the time of the Second Temple. Enjoy Ein Karem: a picturesque village in the southwestern outskirts of Jerusalem. This small village has great significance in Christian traditions, since this is where according to tradition John the Baptist was born. Visit Yad Vashem the official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust, established in 1953, located at the foot of Mt. Herzl. Then travel to Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus, commemorated at the Church of the Nativity and Manger Square. Return to your Jerusalem hotel.
Overnight in Jerusalem in selected hotel and board option.

 

Day 4 : JERUSALEM: OLD CITY
Enter the Old City of Jerusalem, where you’ll see the Western Wall and the actual site of the Second Temple, the Temple Mount. Walk along the Way of the Cross, the Via Dolorosa, to Calvary and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, housing both the traditional site of Crucifixion and the Tomb of the Resurrection. To the southwest, just outside the Old City, is Mount Zion, with the traditional tomb of King David and the Room of the Last Supper. From atop the Mount of Olives, enjoy the spectacular panoramic view of Jerusalem, a holy city for the world’s three Abrahamic religions, Christianity, Judaism and Islam. Visit the Garden of Gethsemane, where Judas betrayed Jesus. In the heart of a neighbourhood in downtown Jerusalem, visit Mahane Yehuda to experience the flavours, aromas, colours and the traders' interaction with the crowds, at the largest open market in Israel.
Overnight in Jerusalem in selected hotel and board option.

 

Day 5 : JERUSALEM – BEIT SHE’AN – NAZARETH – GALILEE (267 Kms – 4 hrs)
Leave Jerusalem and drive north passing by Jericho, the oldest city in the world. Travel through the Jordan Valley and the new settlements to Beit She’an, and visit the excavations of this beautifully preserved Roman city. On to Nazareth, to visit the Church of the Annunciation and Christian holy sites. Proceed then to Safed, city of the Kabbalah and centre of Jewish mysticism, to visit the beautiful streets of the artists’ colony.
Overnight in Galilee in selected hotel and board option.

 

Day 6 :GALILEE: GOLAN HEIGHTS & AROUND THE SEA OF GALILEE
After breakfast drive through the hills of the Galilee, westwards to Acre for a visit of its old Crusader stronghold and mediaeval fortifications. Continue to Haifa, ascending Mount Carmel for a panoramic view of the city, and visit the Baha'i Shrine, the Persian Garden and the bay. Proceed along the Mediterranean coast to Caesarea to visit the Roman Theatre and the Crusader fortress known as the ‘masterpiece of Herod the Great’. End the day with a short city tour of Tel Aviv and the ancient port of Jaffa. Overnight in Tel Aviv in selected hotel and board option.
Overnight in Galilee in selected hotel and board option.


Day 7 : GALILEE – ACRE – HAIFA – CAESAREA – TEL AVIV (124 Kms - 2 hrs)
In the morning, depart the hotel and drive up to the Golan Heights, passing through the Druze villages. Visit a former Syrian fortification on the heights. Pass by Banias, the source of the Jordan River, and then enjoy an Israeli wine country experience, with vineyards surrounded by breath-taking views. Become acquainted with a collection of fine and rare wines during the tour and enjoy a wine tasting while learning about the wine production process. After, descend to the shores of the Sea of Galilee and proceed to Capernaum, to visit the Mount of Beatitudes – where the ‘Sermon on the Mount’ is said to have taken place –, the ruins of an ancient synagogue and Peter’s house. Visit Tabgha, where the miracle of the fish and bread took place. Continue to Tiberias for a short tour of the old centre of Jewish learning. Here you have the option to climb aboard a sailing boat and soar on the calm waters of the Sea of Galilee, to experience the tranquility and beautiful scenery that hasn’t changed much in 2,000 years (subject to conditions and fee). Return to Galilee.
Overnight in Galilee in selected hotel and board option.


Day 8 : DEPARTURE TEL AVIV
We have reached our final day on this tour! Enjoy one last breakfast before your transfer takes you to the airport for your flight back home. 
Breakfast included

 

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS
Day 1 Tel Aviv

Standard Hotel Category = Seanet/ Olympia or similar

Day 2-4 Jerusalem

Standard Hotel Category = Gold/ Rimonim or similar

Day 5-6 Galilee

Standard Hotel Category = Kibbutz Kfar Giladi or similar

Day 7 Tel Aviv

Standard Hotel Category = Seanet/ Olympia or similar

 

NEXT STEP?

To find out more information and make a reservation, contact one of our Specialist Travel Experts directly on 0203 023 7776. Alternatively, fill out our enquiry form or send us an email at res@affordableluxurytravel.co.uk

Dates & Prices

Prices Based On Economy Classic

2019

Dates Available

Prices From

November

03, 10, 17, 24

£1,219 pp

December

01, 08, 15

£1,299 pp

2020

Dates Available

Prices From

January

05, 12, 19, 26

£1,199 pp

February

02, 09, 16, 23

£1,199 pp

 

Prices Based On Economy Delight

2019

Dates Available

Prices From

October

13, 20, 27

£1,499 pp

November

03, 10, 17, 24

£1,299 pp

December

01, 08, 15

£1,369 pp

2020

Dates Available

Prices From

January

05, 12, 19, 26

£1,279 pp

February

02, 09, 16, 23

£1,269 pp

Notes

NOT INCLUDED

  • Porterage at airport
  • Tips for guides, drivers and hotel staff
  • Lunches and beverages with meals
  • Travel, medical or baggage insurance
  • Optional tours and activities

PLEASE NOTE 

  • Please note that local conditions prevalent at the time of travel may result in modifications to the tour contents without prior notice

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?

Comfortable and light clothing is best suited to travel in the warm months and warm clothing in the colder months in Israel. Visitors should not wear sleeveless shirts, shorts, short skirts or sparse clothing when visiting temples, religious or official buildings or at the Western Wall. Sun protection, sunglasses, and a hat can be very useful during your stay.
 

NEXT STEP?

To find out more information and make a reservation, contact one of our Specialist Travel Experts directly on 0203 023 7776. Alternatively, fill out our enquiry form or send us an email at res@affordableluxurytravel.co.uk

What's Included

TOUR GUIDE

  • Operated with English-speaking guide on all touring days on a shared basis

ACCOMMODATION

  • 07 nights accommodation with return flights from London with Virgin Atlantic 
  • Flights based on Economy Classic & Economy Delight

MEALS

  • Daily Breakfast

TRANSPORT

  • Transfer from / to airport on arrival and departrure Sightseeing in a modern air-conditioned motorcoach

ENTRANCE FEES AND ACTIVITIES

  •  All entrance fees and visits indicated as included: short visit to Jaffa, visit to Megiddo, Church of the Annunciation, visit to the Wedding Church in Cana, visit to the excavations of Beit She’an, visit to the Qumran Caves, cable car in Masada and visit to its excavations, King Herod's palace and synagogue, visit to the tomb of King David; visit to the Israel Museum, Knesset and campus of Hebrew University in Jerusalem, visit to Bethlehem, the Garden of Gethsemane, the Church of the Agony, the Museum's Shrine of the Book containing the famous Dead Sea scrolls, visit to the Herodian city of Jerusalem, Yad Vashem, Church of the Holy Sepulchre and Christian holy sites, visit to a former Syrian fortification, wine tasting, visit to the ruins of a synagogue, visit to old Crusader outpost in Acre, sightseeing tour of Haifa, visit to the port, the Roman theatre in Caesarea, city tour of Tel Aviv

ECONOMY DELIGHT BENEFITS

  • Advanced seat assignment
  • Free seat selection any time
  • Priority Check - in
  • 23kgs of Check - in baggage
  • Priority Boarding
  • Seat Pitch 34 inches
  • Meals, drinks & snacks included
  • Upgradable with miles

OTHER

  • Assistance at the airport upon arrival

 

 

Highlights of Israel | 7 Night 8 Days

Day 1 : ARRIVAL TEL AVIV 
Upon arriving at Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport, meet your tour representative, who will be waiting for you after passport control holding a sign with your name on it. Our representative will guide you to pick up your luggage and then escort you through customs to meet your driver, who will transfer you to your hotel in Tel Aviv. Spend the rest of the day at leisure, becoming acquainted with your vibrant new surroundings.
Overnight in Tel Aviv in selected hotel and board option. 

 

Day 2 : TEL AVIV – BEER SHEBA – MASADA & DEAD SEA – JERUSALEM (304 Kms – 4.5 hrs)
Meet you tour guide in the morning and set off from Tel Aviv, driving south, passing by the cities of Ashdod and Ashkelon to Beersheba, for a short visit to the capital of the Negev Desert. Continue via Arad to Masada, Israel’s foremost archaeological park. Ascend via cable-car for a thorough visit that gives insight to the rituals, politics and culture of the people who inhabited this desert fortress, the last stronghold of the Jewish Zealots in their war against the Romans. Visit the excavations, Herod’s palaces, the synagogue, bathhouse and cisterns, and enjoy the breathtaking view of the Roman camps and the Dead Sea. Descend to the lowest place on earth – the Dead Sea, to experience the mineral-rich black mud and to float in its salty waters. Passing by the oasis of Ein Gedi, proceed through the Judean Desert to Jerusalem.
Overnight in Jerusalem in selected hotel and board option. 


Day 3 : JERUSALEM
Start the day at the Israel Museum’s Shrine of the Book, which contains the famous Dead Sea scrolls, then a visit to the beautifully renovated model of the Herodian city of Jerusalem, dating back to the time of the Second Temple. Enjoy Ein Karem: a picturesque village in the southwestern outskirts of Jerusalem. This small village has great significance in Christian traditions, since this is where according to tradition John the Baptist was born. Visit Yad Vashem the official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust, established in 1953, located at the foot of Mt. Herzl. Then travel to Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus, commemorated at the Church of the Nativity and Manger Square. Return to your Jerusalem hotel.
Overnight in Jerusalem in selected hotel and board option.

 

Day 4 : JERUSALEM: OLD CITY
Enter the Old City of Jerusalem, where you’ll see the Western Wall and the actual site of the Second Temple, the Temple Mount. Walk along the Way of the Cross, the Via Dolorosa, to Calvary and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, housing both the traditional site of Crucifixion and the Tomb of the Resurrection. To the southwest, just outside the Old City, is Mount Zion, with the traditional tomb of King David and the Room of the Last Supper. From atop the Mount of Olives, enjoy the spectacular panoramic view of Jerusalem, a holy city for the world’s three Abrahamic religions, Christianity, Judaism and Islam. Visit the Garden of Gethsemane, where Judas betrayed Jesus. In the heart of a neighbourhood in downtown Jerusalem, visit Mahane Yehuda to experience the flavours, aromas, colours and the traders' interaction with the crowds, at the largest open market in Israel.
Overnight in Jerusalem in selected hotel and board option.

 

Day 5 : JERUSALEM – BEIT SHE’AN – NAZARETH – GALILEE (267 Kms – 4 hrs)
Leave Jerusalem and drive north passing by Jericho, the oldest city in the world. Travel through the Jordan Valley and the new settlements to Beit She’an, and visit the excavations of this beautifully preserved Roman city. On to Nazareth, to visit the Church of the Annunciation and Christian holy sites. Proceed then to Safed, city of the Kabbalah and centre of Jewish mysticism, to visit the beautiful streets of the artists’ colony.
Overnight in Galilee in selected hotel and board option.

 

Day 6 :GALILEE: GOLAN HEIGHTS & AROUND THE SEA OF GALILEE
After breakfast drive through the hills of the Galilee, westwards to Acre for a visit of its old Crusader stronghold and mediaeval fortifications. Continue to Haifa, ascending Mount Carmel for a panoramic view of the city, and visit the Baha'i Shrine, the Persian Garden and the bay. Proceed along the Mediterranean coast to Caesarea to visit the Roman Theatre and the Crusader fortress known as the ‘masterpiece of Herod the Great’. End the day with a short city tour of Tel Aviv and the ancient port of Jaffa. Overnight in Tel Aviv in selected hotel and board option.
Overnight in Galilee in selected hotel and board option.


Day 7 : GALILEE – ACRE – HAIFA – CAESAREA – TEL AVIV (124 Kms - 2 hrs)
In the morning, depart the hotel and drive up to the Golan Heights, passing through the Druze villages. Visit a former Syrian fortification on the heights. Pass by Banias, the source of the Jordan River, and then enjoy an Israeli wine country experience, with vineyards surrounded by breath-taking views. Become acquainted with a collection of fine and rare wines during the tour and enjoy a wine tasting while learning about the wine production process. After, descend to the shores of the Sea of Galilee and proceed to Capernaum, to visit the Mount of Beatitudes – where the ‘Sermon on the Mount’ is said to have taken place –, the ruins of an ancient synagogue and Peter’s house. Visit Tabgha, where the miracle of the fish and bread took place. Continue to Tiberias for a short tour of the old centre of Jewish learning. Here you have the option to climb aboard a sailing boat and soar on the calm waters of the Sea of Galilee, to experience the tranquility and beautiful scenery that hasn’t changed much in 2,000 years (subject to conditions and fee). Return to Galilee.
Overnight in Galilee in selected hotel and board option.


Day 8 : DEPARTURE TEL AVIV
We have reached our final day on this tour! Enjoy one last breakfast before your transfer takes you to the airport for your flight back home. 
Breakfast included

 

ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS
Day 1 Tel Aviv

Standard Hotel Category = Seanet/ Olympia or similar

Day 2-4 Jerusalem

Standard Hotel Category = Gold/ Rimonim or similar

Day 5-6 Galilee

Standard Hotel Category = Kibbutz Kfar Giladi or similar

Day 7 Tel Aviv

Standard Hotel Category = Seanet/ Olympia or similar

 

NEXT STEP?

To find out more information and make a reservation, contact one of our Specialist Travel Experts directly on 0203 023 7776. Alternatively, fill out our enquiry form or send us an email at res@affordableluxurytravel.co.uk

Dates & Prices

Prices Based On Economy Classic

2019

Dates Available

Prices From

November

03, 10, 17, 24

£1,219 pp

December

01, 08, 15

£1,299 pp

2020

Dates Available

Prices From

January

05, 12, 19, 26

£1,199 pp

February

02, 09, 16, 23

£1,199 pp

 

Prices Based On Economy Delight

2019

Dates Available

Prices From

October

13, 20, 27

£1,499 pp

November

03, 10, 17, 24

£1,299 pp

December

01, 08, 15

£1,369 pp

2020

Dates Available

Prices From

January

05, 12, 19, 26

£1,279 pp

February

02, 09, 16, 23

£1,269 pp

Notes

NOT INCLUDED

  • Porterage at airport
  • Tips for guides, drivers and hotel staff
  • Lunches and beverages with meals
  • Travel, medical or baggage insurance
  • Optional tours and activities

PLEASE NOTE 

  • Please note that local conditions prevalent at the time of travel may result in modifications to the tour contents without prior notice

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?

Comfortable and light clothing is best suited to travel in the warm months and warm clothing in the colder months in Israel. Visitors should not wear sleeveless shirts, shorts, short skirts or sparse clothing when visiting temples, religious or official buildings or at the Western Wall. Sun protection, sunglasses, and a hat can be very useful during your stay.
 

NEXT STEP?

To find out more information and make a reservation, contact one of our Specialist Travel Experts directly on 0203 023 7776. Alternatively, fill out our enquiry form or send us an email at res@affordableluxurytravel.co.uk
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