3-Day Jerusalem, Galilee & Golan Heights Tour from Jerusalem/ Tel Aviv
Available:Mon, Fri, Sun
Depart from:Netanya, Israel; Tel Aviv, Israel; Jerusalem, Israel; Herzliya, Israel
Duration:3 Days 2 Nights
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This multi-day tour of nothern Israel includes highlights such as Nazareth, Tiberius, the Sea of Galilee, the Golan Heights, Caesarea, Acre, Haifa and Rosh Hanikra as well as an overnights in the Israel's stunning north.
Note: *Price in USD is based on the lowest price per person per room over the next 30 days. Exact prices are displayed when you select a date.
Children under the age of 5 are not allowed on this tours for safety and insurance reasons.
Day 1Jerusalem - Nazareth - Tiberias - Galilee(181 km)
Day 2Galilee - Caesarea - Golan(409 km)
Day 3Caesarea - Haifa - Rosh HaNikra - Acre(325 km)
Day 1 Jerusalem - Nazareth - Tiberias - Galilee(181 km)
After guests have been picked up from their hotels in the morning, we will begin this tour by travelling north along Israel's scenic coastline, crossing the Plain of Armageddon until we reach Nazareth. There, we will visit the Basilica of the Annunciation and the Church of Saint Joseph. We will also be able to see the Mount of the Beatitudes and the Church of the Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish. After that, we will stop at the ruins of the ancient synagogue of Capernaeum. From there, we will drive through Tiberias to reach the site of Christ's baptism in the Jordan River. On our return drive later, we will get a scenic view of Mount Tabor.
Nazareth is a city in the Northern District of Israel. At the end of 2007 it had a population of 40,800. Nazareth Illit was founded in 1957. It was planned as a Jewish town overlooking the Arab city of Nazareth and the Jezreel Valley.
According to the Roman Catholic church, this church is located on the site where the Annunciation occurred. The church is fairyl young, having been built in 1969.
Tiberias is an Israeli city on the western shore of the Sea of Galilee (called "the Kinneret" in Hebrew), Lower Galilee, Israel. Established in 20 CE, it was named in honour of the emperor Tiberius.
This Roman Catholic church is located near the Sea of Galilee and the ancient town of Capernaum. It is built on the site believed to be the location of Jesus' Sermon on the Mount.
This Roman Catholic church in Tabgha, overseen by the Benedictine Order, is named for the part of the New Testament when Christ multiplies the amount of bread and fish present for the feeding of the five thousand.
This ancient fishing village on the Sea of Galilee is an important setting in the New Testament of the Bible, in which it is said to be the hometown of the apostles Peter, Andrew, James, John, and Matthew.
Standard Hotel: B&B 3 stars hotel or similar
Day 2 Galilee - Caesarea - Golan(409 km)
Today, we will continue north to Poriya, where we will get a magnificent view of the Sea of Galilee, the Jordan Valley, and Golan Heights. We will head to the overlook at Hammat Gader and ascend to the Shalom Observatory. Our next stop will be the city of Katzrin, home to a museum and an archaeological excavation, where we will scale Mount Bental to overlook Kuneitra Valley and see the triangular border of Syria, Jordan, and Israel. Our last stop of the day will be a visit to a former Syrian fortification.
Golan Heights, or simply the Golan or the Syrian Golan, is a region in the Levant.
This dormant volcano is located in the Golan Heights region tat separates Israel and Syria. The top of the mountain offers exquisite views of the surrounding Heights, the other mountains in the area, and into Syria.
Standard Hotel: B&B 3 stars hotel or similar
Day 3 Caesarea - Haifa - Rosh HaNikra - Acre(325 km)
The northern coast of Israel is home to ancient Roman ruins, stunning grottos, and beautiful beaches. We will begin the day in Caesarea the site of the ancient Roman regional capital and port, where we will embark on a walking tour of the archaeological site, seeing the old port, the hippodrome, and the amphitheater. Then, we will continue north to Haifa for a beautiful view of the Bahai Gardens, the city, and the port. After that, we will proceed to Rosh HaNikra, where we will take a cable car to visit the limestone grottos on the waterfront. Making our way back south, we will stop in the enchanting port city of Acre to visit the Knights' Hall and walk through the market of the Old City, where we might be able to see local children jumping into the ocean from the remains of the old city walls.
This town on the Israeli coast was notable in ancient times as being the Roman regional capital and port. Now, it contains one of the best archaeological sites in the area, where you can learn a great deal of history.
Haifa is the largest city in northern Israel, and the third largest city in the country. The city is a major seaport located on Israel's Mediterranean coastline in the Bay of Haifa covering 63.7 square kilometers.
Also known as the Hanging Gardens of Haifa, these terraced gardens provide fantastic views of this coastal Israeli city. The terraces lead up to the Shrine of Bab that sits on Mount Carmel.
This Israeli kibbutz is located near the northern border with Lebanon. It is a coastal village, most famous for the grottoes, accessible by cable car.
These grottoes are the main attraction in Rosh HaNikra, tuckerd away just below the border with Lebanon to the north and only accessible by cable car. The grottoes were carved out by the seas over thousands of years.
It played a very important role during the Middle Ages, when it was the base of operations for the European crusading forces stationed in the area. Nowadays, visitors can see the very well preserved remains of the medieval city.
The main fortress of the Crusaders during the Middle Ages is known as Knights Hall. Most halls extend below ground, creating a unique system of subterranean living quarters. Dating back to the 12th century, the ruins are a living history of the Crusaders' Royal palace at the time.
The old city of Acre, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is defined by the remains of the medieval walls. During the Crusades, this area was the center for the European armies in the area.
Departure & Return
Hotel pick up service is available from Major Hotels in Tel Aviv, Herzliya, Netanya, and Jerusalem. Please provide the full name of the hotel and the address. Departure times vary according to departure point as follows:
Jerusalem 5:50 am
Tel Aviv 7:15 am
Herzliya 7:00 am
Netanya 7:45 am
Please be sure to select the correct rate and departure time according to where you will be departing from. (Exact pick up is subject to reconfirmation).
Return time to Tel Aviv by 18:30
Inclusions & Exclusions
2 nights hotel accommodation
Services of a certified guide
Meals and beverages
Personal expenses at the Spa
Passport information (name and passport ID) is required for booking
Children under 5 years of age are not allowed to participate in this tour
Dress regulations for visiting holy places apply
Bathing suit, towel, and hiking shoes suggested
The order of visitation may change, but will include all of the above
The order of the days and sleeping arrangements are subject to change
All purchases are subject to re-confirmation within 2-3 business days after booking. Please do not book the airline tickets until you received the confirmation.
Complete operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your e-ticket. You must print and bring e-ticket(s) on your trip, as they serve as proof of purchase.