10 Day Classic Israel Tour ExperienceGroup Tours

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10 Day Classic Israel Tour Runs Every Friday! Tour Israel's Coast, the Golan Heights & Sea of Galilee, Nazareth & The Jordan Valley, and holy Jerusalem!

Day 1 Friday (Assist & Transfer)

ARRIVE IN HOLY ISRAEL!

Assistance at Ben Gurion Airport

After clearing passport control a Shalom Israel Tours representative will be waiting to welcome you, assist with your luggage, and escort you to your waiting chauffeur.

Arrive in Tel Aviv

Stretching along a beautiful beach strip of the Mediterranean Sea, Tel Aviv is considered the face of modern Israel. Nicknamed “The White City” for its abundance of Bauhaus style architecture, Tel Aviv was declared a UNESCO World Heritage City in 2003.

Overnight: Tel Aviv Hotel Options

Day 2 Saturday (Free Day – Relax!)

TEL AVIV – FREE DAY AT LEISURE

Day at Leisure in Tel Aviv

Visit the “Soho” of Tel Aviv and stroll Dizengoff St., Shenken St. & Rothschild Blvd. Filled with funky street vendors, boutiques and coffee shops, kiosks and local fast food stalls, Tel Aviv brings out the urban hipster in anyone who walks down these streets.

Overnight: Tel Aviv Hotel Options

Day 3 Sunday

ISRAEL’S COAST – ANCIENT PORTS

Ancient City of Caesarea Ruins

The Caesarea National Park contains the remains of a prestigious port city established by Herod the Great, which flourished during the Byzantine period. Visit the Roman Amphitheatre, the Hippodrome horse racing arena, and the impressive Roman Aqueducts.

Megiddo National Park

Get ready to learn about one of the most fascinating cities in the Middle East, where Egyptian, Assyrian and Israeli leaders have all fought for control. Dating back near 5,000 years you learn about this important site while enjoying views of the Lower Galilee.

Druze Villages of Daliat el-Carmel

The Druze, an ethnic group that split off from Islam approximately 1,000 years ago, has played an active role in supporting Israel since its founding. Learn about the history of Druze culture and its cuisine on a visit to a village in the beautiful Carmel region.

Mount Carmel Lookout Point

We’ll end our day by standing atop Mount Carmel for a lovely view of the Haifa Bay…

Dinner & Overnight: Kibbutz Lavi Hotel, Southern Galilee

Day 4 Monday

THE GOLAN HEIGHTS & TZFAT – BATTLEFIELDS & KABALLAH

Tzfat Old City & Artist Quarter

Tzfat is one of the four holy cities in Israel. It has served as a spiritual center since the 1600s, when famous Kabbalists roamed here. Tzfat awaits art lovers, soul-seekers and historians to cobblestone alleys, medieval synagogues, and a mystical atmosphere.

Golan Magic Welcome Center

Here the Golan comes alive. View a state-of-the-art model, complete with light and sound effects, and a film documenting its history on a 180 degree panoramic screen. This is a great way to deepen your knowledge about the Golan Heights in a fun atmosphere.

Golan Heights Winery Tour & Taste

Located high in the planes of the Golan in the small, ancient town of Katzrin, you will find this famous winery that exports to over 25 different countries. Take part in a tour and wine tasting to learn how the Yarden, Gamla, Mount Hermon and Golan lines are produced.

Dinner & Overnight: Kibbutz Lavi Hotel, Southern Galilee

Day 5 Tuesday

THE SEA OF GALILEE & JORDAN VALLEY – ASCEND TO JERUSALEM

Village of Nazareth

After breakfast we’ll start our day with a short drive to Nazareth, the town where Jesus spent his childhood.  Visit the Basilica of the Annunciation, Mary’s Well and the Church of St. Gabriel.  Visit the Blessed Cave, view Mary and Joseph’s house.

Sea of Galilee & Capernaum National Park

Visit the remains of a Second Temple period fishing village and imagine the lives of those who lived there. We’ll learn about the location where Jesus selected his Apostles and the modern day church that stands where the house of Peter once stood.

Mount of Beatitudes

The Mount of Beatitudes sits on a hilltop at the northern point of the Sea of Galilee, this is where Jesus delivered the Sermon on the Mount.  A Byzantine church was erected near the current site in the 4th century, and it was used until the 7th century.

Ancient Beit Alfa Synagogue

Built during the Byzantine era, this excavated synagogue is most well-known for its miraculously well preserved mosaic filled with intricate artistic detail. The mosaic vividly portrays the Binding of Isaac, the Zodiac, and the Temple of Jerusalem.

Ascend to Holy Jerusalem

Welcome to the holiest city in the world! Here you will touch the Western Wall, walk through the diverse and beautiful streets of “new” Jerusalem, and enjoy the city’s sounds, smells, and tastes; experience the people of Jerusalem, their diversity and vibrant culture.

Overnight: Jerusalem Hotel Options

Day 6 Wednesday

JERUSALEM’S OLD CITY – THE ETERNAL CAPITAL

Mount of Olives

Located on the eastern slopes of the Jerusalem mountains, near the Temple Mount, this peak is named after the olive trees that covered its grounds in biblical times. Today, camel rides, monasteries and ancient tombstones dot these scenic slopes.

Old City Jewish Quarter

The Jewish Quarter remains one of the single most-visited spots in all of Israel. Nestled within one square kilometer of land lay millennia of ancient history. The Old City dates back to the 8th century BCE and is home to numerous historical landmarks.

Church of the Holy Sepulchre

Located in the Old City’s Christian Quarter, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre is the holiest site in Christian faith. It is here that Jesus was crucified and later buried. At the center of the church is the Stone of Unction, the location where Jesus’ body was prepared for burial.

King David’s Tomb

Located on Mount Zion in a 1,000-year-old building, people come here to pay tribute to the great King David, who is most notably famous for composing the Book of Psalms and establishing a unified capital for Israel. A medieval tradition places his tomb at this location.

Last Supper Room

Visit the Last Supper Room, built in commemoration of the Last Supper shared by Jesus and his disciples the night before his crucifixion. Though the room is mostly empty, it does have some decorations dating back to the Ottoman period.

Bethlehem Holy Sites

Next we’ll see Bethlehem, the place of the birth of Jesus in the Grotto of the Nativity.

Overnight: Jerusalem Hotel Options

Day 7 Thursday

UNITED JERUSALEM – THE NEW CITY

Israeli Parliament Building

Visit the seat of Israel’s government since 1966. Sitting at the heart of modern Jerusalem, the Knesset is the home of the Israeli parliament with its 120 members. See Israeli democracy in action and learn about the architecture and art of the Knesset building itself.

Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum

In 1963, the Yad Vashem Museum was established as the world center for Holocaust research, education and commemoration. With survivor testimonies, powerful displays, and artifacts, this museum embodies one crucial message: Never again.

Mount Herzl National Memorial

A burial place for prominent Zionist figures such as Theodore Herzl, Golda Meir and Yitzhak Rabin, here you will also find an expansive military cemetery; one quite full for a country so young. The loss of the soldiers who fought for the land of Israel is palpable.

Israel Museum & Dead Sea Scrolls

This museum is the largest cultural institution in Israel and one of the world’s leading art and archaeology museums. Here you will find the oldest existing biblical manuscripts in the world, the Dead Sea Scrolls, which are housed in the Shrine of the Book.

Old City Dinner & Night Spectacular Show

In the evening you’ll head back to the Tower of David’s rooftop to view an epic nighttime extravaganza of sight and sound depicting the conquests of the Greeks, Roman’s, Turks, and others as they tried to overtake Jerusalem.  This show is simply “Spectacular”.

Overnight: Jerusalem Hotel Options

Day 8 Friday

THE JUDEAN DESERT – KING HEROD’S FORTRESS

Qumran Dead Sea Scroll Caves

Learn about the Dead Sea Scrolls and those who wrote them when you explore the Qumran National Park. Marvel at the table-like structures that are said to have been used to write the scrolls, and the caves where the scrolls were discovered in 1947.

Masada Mountain & Cable Car

Ride via cable car to the top of Masada and explore what remains of King Herod’s palace. Take a peek into history as you view the preserved baths, cisterns and barracks. It was here that leader Eleazer Ben Yair kept the Roman Legion’s siege at bay for three years.

Dead Sea Float & Mud Experience

Yam Hamelach, literally meaning “Sea of Salt,” is 417 meters below sea level; the lowest place on earth. Its salty water contains unique healing properties, which, combined with the nutrient-filled mud found on its shores, creates one luxurious and healthy day.

The Kotel (The Western Wall) – evening suggestion

Here stand the sacred remnants of the ancient Jewish Temple. On Friday night come to the Wall and join the joyful event together with soldiers and people from all over the world dancing together in lively in celebration of Shabbat, a truly unforgettable experience.

Overnight: Jerusalem Hotel Options

Day 9 Saturday (Free Day)

SHABBAT IN JERUSALEM – DAY AT LEISURE

Shabbat Morning

Finally some time to rest!  Enjoy a morning at leisure at your hotel and relax…

Ben Yehuda Street – evening suggestion

Here you’ll find all the character-filled restaurants, shops, street vendors, and street performances you could ask for. Sip a latte at one of Ben Yehuda’s many sidewalk cafes, grab a delicious, chocolate fro-yo, invest in some Judaica, and relax!

Overnight: Jerusalem Hotel Options

Day 10 Sunday (Airport Transfer)

Farewell Transfer…We’ll Miss you!

Transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for departure from Israel…Bye for now!

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HOTELS INCLUDED

Enjoy your stay at some of Israel’s finest hotels

  • 2 nights hotel in Tel Aviv, The Modern City
  • 2 nights Kibbutz Lavi Hotel, Northern Israel
  • 5 nights hotel in the Holy Capital of Jerusalem

SERVICES INCLUDED

Ensuring that your visit is easy, comfortable, and fun!

  • Welcome & Assist at Ben Gurion Airport
  • Arrival & Departure Airport Transfers
  • 6 Days Touring in an Air-Conditioned Coach
  • All Touring with a Professional Licensed Guide
  • Israel Tours Hats/Israel Maps/ Bottle Carriers
  • All Group Touring & Sites as per Tour Program

MEALS INCLUDED

Get a taste of authentic Israeli cuisine

  • Daily Breakfast Buffet at each Hotel
  • Nightly Dinners at the Kibbutz Lavi Hotel
  • Jerusalem Old City Restaurant Dinner

The Below Pricing is the Full Land Tour Package, per Person, Double Occupancy. Email Us for Single Traveler, Triple & Children Rates & Special Group Discounts!

Hotel Options3 Star Class4 Star Class5 Star Class5 Star Deluxe
Tel AvivPrima HotelDan PanoramaCarlton HotelDan Tel Aviv
Northern IsraelKibbutz LaviKibbutz LaviKibbutz LaviKibbutz Lavi
JerusalemPrima RoyalDan PanoramaInbal JerusalemKing David
2018 Tours Begin2018 Tours End 3 Star
Class
 4 Star
Class
 5 Star
Class
5 Star
Deluxe
Jan 5Jan 14$1507$1671$2114$2379
Jan 12Jan 21$1507$1671$2114$2379
Jan 19Jan 28$1507$1671$2114$2379
Jan 26Feb 4$1507$1671$2114$2379
Feb 2Feb 11$1507$1671$2114$2379
Feb 9Feb 18$1507$1671$2171$2379
Feb 16Feb 25$1507$1671$2209$2379
Feb 23Mar 4$1552$1758$2209$2504
Mar 2Mar 11$1673$1978$2281$2874
Mar 9Mar 18$1673$1978$2281$2874
Mar 16Mar 25$1673$1978$2281$2874
Mar 23Apr 1PassoverPassoverPassoverPassover
Mar 30Apr 8PassoverPassoverPassoverPassover
Apr 6Apr 15PassoverPassoverPassoverPassover
Apr 13Apr 22$1705$2016Sold OutSold Out
Apr 20Apr 29$1705$2016Sold Out$3207
Apr 27May 6$1705$2031$2413$3207
May 4May 13$1705$2031$2496$3207
May 11May 20$1775$2031$2441$3207
May 18May 27ShavuotShavuotShavuotShavuot
May 25Jun 3$1692$2031$2413$3207
Jun 1Jun 10$1673$2031$2413$3207
Jun 8Jun 17$1673$2031$2545$3207
Jun 15Jun 24$1673$2031$2633$3207
Jun 22Jul 1$1673$2031$2633$3207
Jun 29Jul 8$1673$2008$2507$3018
Jul 6Jul 15$1673$1978$2331$2874
Jul 13Jul 22$1673$1978$2331$2874
Jul 20Jul 29 $1673$1978$2363$2874
Jul 27Aug 5 $1734$2039$2423$2935
Aug 3Aug 12$1734$2039$2423$2935
 Aug 10Aug 19$1734$2039$2423$2952
Aug 17Aug 26$1734$2039$2423$2952
Aug 24Sep 2$1734$2039$2278$2935
Aug 31Sep 9$1673$1978$2218$2874
Sep 7Sep 16RoshHashanaRoshHashana
Sep 14Sep 13YomKippurYomKippur
Sep 21Sep 30SukkotSukkotSukkotSukkot
Sep 28 Oct 7SimchatTorahSimchatTorah
 Oct 5Oct 14 $1705$2016 $2413 $3189
Oct 12Oct 21$1705$2031$2496$3207
 Oct 19Oct 28$1705$2031$2552$3207
Oct 26Nov 4$1705$2031$2364$3207
 Nov 2Nov 11$1705$2031$2331$3207
Nov 9Nov 18$1698$2009$2331$3207
Nov 16Nov 25$6973$1928$2331$2489
Nov 23Dec 2$1661$1749$2218$2471
Nov 30Dec 9$1598$1749$2218$2471
Dec 7Dec 16$1585$1749$2218$2471
Dec 14Dec 23$1649$1880$2437NA
Dec 21Dec 30 $1692$2109$2633Sold Out
Dec 28Jan 6$1692$2011$2331Sold Out
2019 Tours Begin2019 Tours End3 Star Class4 Star Class5 Star Class5 Star Deluxe
Jan 4Jan 13$1585$1749 $2287 $2403
Jan 11Jan 20$1585$1749$2292$2403
Jan 18Jan 27$1585$1749$2325$2403
Jan 25Feb 3$1585$1749$2243$2403
Feb 1Feb 10$1585$1749$2243$2403
Feb 8Feb 17$1585$1749$2325$2403
Feb 15Feb 24$1585$1749$2400$2403
Feb 22Mar 3$1620$1828$2310$2593

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  • Private 2 person tour: $2020 per person, private tour upgrade
  • Party of 4 travelers: $1080 per person, private tour upgrade
  • Party of 6 travelers: $640 per person, private tour upgrade
  • Party of 8 travelers: $480 per person, private tour upgrade
  • Party of 10 travelers: $220 per person, private tour upgrade
  • Party of 12 travelers: Same price as the group tour!
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