Jezreel valley - Southern Carmel mountains - Northern coastal plain.
CAESARIA - Where King Herod worked his architectural magic developing the port/city which he dedicated to the Roman emperor Augustus Ceaser. Later additions were added by the Crusaders. The port/city has an extensive Jewish, Christian & Islamic history.
ZICHRON YAAKOV - Founded by Baron de Rothschild in 1882 & located in the southern Carmel mountains. It rose to prominance during WW1 due to a resident family who spied for the British during the Turkish occupation of the Holyland. Today it is a picturesque village inundated with shops, resturants & coffee bars. A good location to have lunch.
MEGIDDO - Located in the Jezreel valley at a strategic junction on the Via Maris (the main ancient highway between Egypt & Syria). It is therefore a major archaeological site & is according to Protestant belief, the site of the final battle between good & evil, namely Armageddon.
HAIFA PORT : Pick up point at 08:00 hrs.
( A 50 minute drive to Caesaria ).
CAESARIA : 2 hours.
( A 25 minute drive to Zichron Yaakov ).
ZICHRON YAAKOV : 1. 5 hours (Including lunch).
( A 40 minute drive to Megiddo ).
MEGIDDO : 2 hours.
( A 35 minute drive to Haifa port ).
HAIFA PORT : Drop off point at 16:00 - 16:30 hrs.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port
Duration: 8 hours 30 min.
Traffic conjestion can affect travel time.
This tour is dependent on the weather.
An air conditioned mini van with a driver plus seating for 6 tourists & the guide.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Admission Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
300 shekels - This is really an arbitrary figure, as the amount is totally dependant on the individual.
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.