Jerusalem Old City - Intro Tour My Way

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Tour Number

Activity Level

272367


Categories

City, First Time Visitor, Hiking and Walking, Religious Heritage

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (fluent), Hebrew (fluent)

Balance between Culture, History and Current information


This tour introduces you to the Old City of Jerusalem, its four quarters, and the holy sites of the three major monotheistic religions, Judaism, Islam, and Christianity.
Before rushing to explore the sites we start at a 19 th century model of Jerusalem in the Second Temple period. Perfect setting for a historical account from Abraham to Christ.
Walking through the Armenian Quarter, exiting Zion gate to the traditional Last Supper Room and Dormition Abbey on Mount Zion.
We'll explore the Jewish quarter, The Four Sephardic Synagogues, walking through the Cardo, Biblical Broad Wall built by king Hezekiah. Just before going to the Western wall If available we will stop at Aish Hatorah to watch a 90 second video - the meaning of putting your prayer note in the Wall.
Then We will follow the some stations of the Via Dolorosa and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.
My tour integrates Vantage points - allows one a wide and overall view of the Old city.

Itinerary

This tour introduces you to the Old City of Jerusalem, its four quarters, and the holy sites of the three major monotheistic religions, Judaism, Islam, and Christianity.

*** tour can be customized to your interests and focus.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meet up location: The tour starts at Jaffa gate. Alternatively, clients can be met at their hotel if within 20 minutes walking
distance from the Jafa gate

End location: I am happy to escort you to a taxi stand or to the Light Train Jaffa street station or walk you back to your hotel if within 20 minutes walking distance from the Jaffa gate.

Duration: 4 hours

Transportation

Walking Tour

What’s Included

Other: My guide services to orient you in the City ,assistance if needed.Happy to suggest sites in the New City worthwhile to visit. Good Restaurants.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

75 shekel - Entrance fees to Vantage points.
Food

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance fees/Food and drink/Personal spending

A Recent Review of this tour

Extremely friendly and experienced guide. Passionate, detailed in his explanations and available to address any request or curiosity. Highly recommended to everybody.
Tito Spinelli

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