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Three days Jerusalem and Bethlehem Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

288217


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: No. The Old city is not exhausting but constructed on hills with narrow medieval and earlier streets. There are a great number of steps and no alternative accesses to many of the sites, however, my route can be virtually all downhill

Friendly: No.
Each person with a disability has unique needs and interests. Nevertheless we need you to inform us about any limitation or difficulty in order to adapt the tour for your convenience and comfort.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

Hebrew (fluent), German (advanced), French (fluent), English (fluent), Dutch (fluent)

Unique tour of Israel and Palestine


At the first two days we experience the ancient city of David, the picturesque old city of Jerusalem and the new west Jerusalem who is a captivating mix of ancient and modern.
On the third day a pilgrimage to Bethlehem to visit the birthplace of Jesus, only 10 kilometers (6 miles) south of Jerusalem in Palestine. The Church of the Nativity is the focus, built on Manger Square over the grotto where Jesus was born.

Your tour in vivid Bethlehem is done by a Palestinian guide an amazing opportunity to meet two different local experts tour guides who are cooperating so that your adventure becomes unforgettable.

Itinerary

Day 1: The Old City

Mount of Olives
View on the Dome of the Rock and temple mount
Walk through the Garden of Gethsemane
Via Dolorosa, visiting some of the Stations of the Cross
The Church of the Holy Sepulcher
Hill of the Golgotha
Christian, Jewish, Armenian and Moslem quarters
Byzantine Cardo
Arab market (souk)
Western/Wailing Wall
Mount Zion
King David's Tomb
Last supper room

Day 2: New Jerusalem, Museums and Knesset

Yad Vashem - Holocaust Museum (guiding restrictions - Audio Guide)
Children's Museum (Part of the Holocaust museum)
Mea Shearim Orthodoxe neighbourhood
Special guided tour (Local Guide ) of the Knesset - Israeli Parliament (on Sunday and Thursday)
Alternative - Supreme Court

Day 3: From Jerusalem to Bethlehem

Montefiore Windmill
Mishkenot Sha'ananim the first neighbourhood outside the walls and the Montefiore Windmill
The Armon Hanatziv Promenade view
The Church of the Nativity
Holy Grotto
Manger Square
Sheppersfield

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At your hotel in Jerusalem or any other fixed place in the city.

Ports of Ashdod and Haifa as well as any other place is possible with extra transport costs.

End location: At your hotel in Jerusalem or any other fixed place in the city

Duration: 3 days

Transportation

Modern lux vehicle with air conditioning
In the city mostly by walking

What’s Included

My services as a professional, humoristic and knowledgeable tour guide.
Transportation in a modern air conditioned vehicle

Estimated Local Cash Needed

400 Shekels - Entrance fees

What’s Extra

Entrance fees
Meals, snacks, drinks and cozy local restaurants where you all can pay by cash and credit cards but some do also accept slaves, camels, wheat, oil, bronze ingots, and gunpowder.

At the souk-market you will get quickly familiar with bargaining for a few 100 shekels you're able to feed all you're family and friends with souvenirs from the Holy Land (made in China, keep it between us)

A Recent Review of this tour

My wife and I spent four days with Michel. He was on time every morning, spent as much time at each location as we needed, never rushed us to get to another site. He was extremely knowledgeable about all of the locations we visited. I am something of a history buff and had many questions concerning the sites we visited and the many events that have occurred in Israel. He was always patient and answered all of the questions I asked. I would highly recommend Michel to anyone vising Israel.
Louis Roth

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    288217


    Categories

    Day Trip / Out of Town, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Religious Heritage

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No. The Old city is not exhausting but constructed on hills with narrow medieval and earlier streets. There are a great number of steps and no alternative accesses to many of the sites, however, my route can be virtually all downhill

    Friendly: No.
    Each person with a disability has unique needs and interests. Nevertheless we need you to inform us about any limitation or difficulty in order to adapt the tour for your convenience and comfort.

    Maximum travelers: 3

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Hebrew (fluent), German (advanced), French (fluent), English (fluent), Dutch (fluent)

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