5 Day Classic Israel Tour

5 Day Classic Israel Tour

Starts in: Tel Aviv & Jerusalem | Available: every day
Tour Package
Air Conditioned Transport
Accommodation Included
Expert Tour Guide
5 day package
$725/ person
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This five-day tour of Israel takes you all around the country, from north to south and everything in between, as you visit many of the highlights that Israel has to offer. This tour is the perfect introduction for anyone wanting to explore the very best of Israel in just five days. Tour Jerusalem, both the Old City and the new, float in the Dead Sea, and ascend Masada while experiencing the story of this famous desert fortress. Explore the north of Israel, visiting sites such as Akko, Nazareth, Caesarea, and the Sea of Galilee. Discover the Judean Desert and tour Jericho and Bethlehem with local guides. The tour operates every day of the year and rates include accommodation, luxury coach transportation, entry to all sites, and fully licensed and experienced tour guides.


“I enjoyed the classic 5-day package. Amazing how their network manages the logistics of various hotel guests to various destinations. Each guide had their particular talents.”    -Randolph, USA.


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5 Day Classic Israel Tour Highlights


Wander the cobble streets of Jerusalem's Old City, exploring all of its four quarters, and more contemporary attractions, including Machane Yehuda


Pick your own perfect hotels from our curated collection for the best night's rest


See the birthplace of Christ and the ancient wonders of Bethlehem before visiting the oldest and lowest city on Earth, Jericho


Explore Roman Herodian ruins at the historic port city of Caesarea, the melting pot that is the Crusader city of Akko, the Bahai Hanging Gardens & the Stella Maris Monasteryin Haifa


See the best of Israel with experienced guides and on the ground specialists


Walk through historic Nazareth and the churches that line this fascinating city


Marvel at the lush green landscapes and sparkling waters of the Sea of Galilee, and walk the trails that line the Jordan River on your way to the Yardenit Baptismal Site


Discover the floating fortress of Masada and its ancient ruins and panoramic views before descending into the Judean Desert to float in the healing waters of the Dead Sea and walk the falls and forests of Ein Gedi
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5 Day Classic Israel Tour Itinerary

Day 1 - Jerusalem
  • Start your tour from the centralized pickup point in Jerusalem or Tel Aviv
  • Tour the four quarters of the Old City
  • Old City – the Western Wall, Via Dolorosa, Church of the Holy Sepulchre and Cardo
  • Visit the bazaar in the Muslim quarter and take in the views of the Dome of the Rock
  • Explore modern-day Jerusalem on lively Jaffa Street, seeing highlights such as the Municipality complex, and more.
  • Explore the bustling Mahane Yehuda Market, tasting the delicious offerings from produce to baked goods to street food and more.
  • Overnight in Jerusalem or Tel Aviv
Day 2 - Masada, Ein Gedi & Dead Sea
  • Pick up from centralized pickup point in Jerusalem or Tel Aviv
  • Head to the lowest place on earth, the Dead Sea
  • Ascend Masada, the fortress beside the Dead Sea, and tour the ruins
  • Relax at a private beach at the Dead Sea, float in the waters, and cover yourself in the healing muds
  • Visit a true desert oasis at Ein Gedi National park
  • Overnight in Jerusalem or Tel Aviv
Day 3 - Bethlehem, Jericho and Jordan River
  • Pick up from centralized pickup point in Jerusalem or Tel Aviv
  • Tour Bethlehem, including the Church of the Nativity and Shepherd’s Field
  • Stop for a quick photo op at the Banksy Hotel, time permitting
  • Visit the city of Jericho, the oldest city on Earth
  • Tour Old Jericho and take a cable car up to the monastery on top of the Mount of Temptation
  • Visit the Qasr al Yahud at the Jordan River
  • Overnight Tel Aviv or Jerusalem
Day 4- Caesarea, Haifa and Akko
  • Pick up from centralized pickup point in Jerusalem or Tel Aviv
  • Tour of Caesarea, an ancient Herodian port city filled with historic palaces, Roman ruins, and stunning views of the sea
  • Explore Akko, the city of the Crusaders, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and melting pot of cultures
  • Continue to Haifa and see the famous hanging Bahai Gardens and the Stella Maris Monastery. Take your time to explore the German Colony on your own.
  • Overnight in Tel Aviv or Jerusalem
Day 5 - Galillee, Nazareth and Yardenit
  • Pick up from centralized pickup point in Jerusalem or Tel Aviv
  • Visit Nazareth to tour the Church of the Annunciation and the historic city streets
  • Arrive to the Sea of Galilee to marvel at the beauty of the Kinneret and the rolling green hills that surround it, stopping at Capernaum, the Mount of Beatitudes, the Wedding Church in Cana, and more
  • Explore the River Jordan's rushing waters and the Yardenit Baptismal Site
  • Tour ends in Tel Aviv or Jerusalem at our centralized drop-off
NB - all timings on 5 Day Classic Israel Tour are approximate
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Important Details

Transportation in modern air-conditioned vehicles
Hand-picked expert tour guide
Daily pick up from a centralized location
4 overnights accommodation
Meals and drinks
Entrance fees
Personal travel insurance
Personal travel insurance
What to Bring
Comfortable clothing according to the season
Walking shoes
Hat & sunscreen
Essential Information
Why stay in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv? These two cities provide access to countless great restaurants and leisure options, and more flexibility than being based in other locations. Your overnight stays will be booked according to your final tour schedule, which may vary from the sample itinerary online
Please note that the order of events is subject to change and will be confirmed in your final itinerary before you travel
Detailed information regarding pick up locations will be provided in your confirmation email
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