On this Jerusalem Old City and Yad Vashem day tour explores the best that the city has to offer. No trip to Israel could be complete without a tour of Jerusalem, one of the
On this Jerusalem Old City and Yad Vashem day tour explores the best that the city has to offer. No trip to Israel could be complete without a tour of Jerusalem, one of the oldest cities in the world. There is no better way to understand this unique place than with one of our experienced local guides, on our tour with pickup from Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.
In its thousands of years of history, Jerusalem, a place of major importance to three main religions – Judaism, Christianity and Islam, has seen countless conquests and destruction, triumphs and disasters. An experienced guide will give you a taste of some of the most important places. Discover sites such as ‘The Western Wall’, the holiest site in Judaism; The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where Jesus was crucified and see a view of the impressive Al-Aqsa Mosque, the third holiest site in Islam. These places are located in the ‘Old City’, an extraordinary walled city, filled with unique buildings, narrow passageways, bustling markets and a mix of cultures and languages.
Outside the walls of the Old City lies modern-day Jerusalem, a vibrant and dynamic place filled with bustling restaurants, cafés, and cultural life. Your Jerusalem day tour will give you an overall impression of this side of the city and also includes a visit to Yad Vashem, the Holocaust memorial museum.
Jerusalem Old City and Yad Vashem Tour Highlights
Visit Mount Scopus and take in the amazing view of Jerusalem on one side and the Judean Desert on the other
Tour the Old City of Jerusalem with its narrow passageways, and unique atmosphere
Stroll around Mount Zion
Take in The Old City Cardo dating from the Roman rule
Walk along the Via Dolorosa
Enter the Church of the Holy Sepulcher
Visit the Western Wall, the holiest site for Jews
Tour the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum
On Fridays and Saturdays, Yad Vashem is closed and you will instead visit the Church of All Nations, King David’s Tomb, and the Garden of Gethsemane
Jerusalem Old City and Yad Vashem Tour Itinerary
07:15 – pickup from Tel Aviv Hotels
08:20 – pickup from Jerusalem Hotels
09:00 – begin the tour of Jerusalem
17:00 – dropoff at Jerusalem hotels
18:00 – dropoff at Tel Aviv hotels
NB – all timings on Jerusalem day tour are approximate
Cancelation policy: You may cancel this tour via email up to 24 hours in advance of the tour start time for a 95% refund. Cancelations made within 24 hours of the departure time are allowed but refunds will not be issued.
Pickup in one city and dropoff in another is possible. Please indicate when booking
Pickup is available from all major hotels. To see a map of pickup points, click 'Book Now' and enter your date and city
Business class tours offer a smaller group size (maximum 19 people)
This is a group tour but can be customized and taken privately for families or groups.
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More Information About the Jerusalem Day Tour: Because of its religious and cultural significance, there is so much to see and visit in Jerusalem. With this tour, its impossible to miss any of the highlights because of your extremely knowledgable guide. The streets of the Old City are narrow and windy, but your guide will escort you to each important site while you learn about the history of each place. This tour is inclusive of major sites for all three religions: Christianity, Judaism and Islam. In the afternoon, you'll have the opportunity to experience Yad Vashem, an incredibly moving museum about the Holocaust. One of the exhibits in the museum is called, The Avenue of The Righteous Among the Nations. Here more than 2,000 trees were planted in honor of non-Jews who attempted to rescue Jews from Nazis.