Departure from Ashdod port
The Jewish focus tour of Jerusalem from Ashdod port provides a wonderful opportunity for an in depth experience of the Jewish historical and cultural layers of this ancient and modern city.
We will provide a comprehensive tour of Jewish sites in the Old City including the Jewish Quarter, Western Wall , Mount of Olives and Mount Zion. We can also arrange to include a visit to the Western Wall Tunnels.
I will pick you up at Ashdod port and we will travel to Jerusalem and the Mount of Olives for a panoramic view of the Old City.
We will walk or drive from Jaffa Gate to Zion Gate and the Jewish Quarter through the shaded Old City alleys through the Armenian Quarter or along the Rampart Walk.
We continue to the Western Wall, Judaism's most sacred site and if we are lucky , will be able to watch Bar Mitzvahs (on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays) and at your pre tour request I can arrange your schedule to include a public tour of the Western Wall Tunnels during our day together .
We will explore the rebuilt Jewish Quarter including from sites such as the old Sephardic synagogues, the Cardo, the Broad Wall, the Burnt House , the Herodian Mansions and more.
After lunch we will continue our tour in the New City and its historic neighborhoods and conclude with a visit to the Israel Museum to see the model of ancient Jerusalem and the Dead Sea Scrolls after which I will drive you back to your ship in Ashdod.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: At your cruise ship wharf at Ashdod Port
End location: At your cruise ship wharf at Ashdod Port
Duration: 8 hours
Comfortable ,air conditioned Chevrolet Traverse Crossover 2011 with seating capacity for 6 passengers.
My driver guide services with my comfortable , air conditioned Chevrolet Traverse Crossover 2011 with passenger capacity of 6 pax.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
100 Shekels - For entrance fees , food and drink
Food and drink