Masada Dead Sea Private Tour


Tour Number

Activity Level



Religious Heritage, Hiking and Walking, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6



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

masada will never fall again

On an isolated clifftop in the heart of the desert, a lofty plateau overlooking the Dead Sea and the untamed landscape of the Judean Desert, there once stood a magnificent palace.
In the days of the Great Revolt, the last of the rebels against Rome entrenched themselves at Masada, and turned their desperate fight into a symbol of the struggle for freedom. Because of the enthralling historic events that took place on the mountain, and the archaeological finds that have been revealed there, UNESCO has declared Masada National Park a World Heritage Site.
After visiting Masada we will stop at the Dead Sea for a relaxing experience.


I will pick you up from your Jerusalem hotel.
On our way to Masada we descend from Mount of Olives into the Judean Dessert.
Drive through the Syrian-African Rift Valley
with a possibility to stop at Qumran were Nearly 900 scrolls were discovered.
On our return from Masada we will stop at a Dead Sea beach.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Jerusalem Hotel

End location: Jerusalem Hotel

Duration: 8 hours


Modern Comfortable,air conditioned car

What’s Included

Other: Driver - Guide professional services
Hotel pick up from Jerusalem
Return to jerusalem

Estimated Local Cash Needed

120 shekel - Cable Car fee + Dead Sea spa entrance fee

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance fees and cable car in Masada / Dead Sea beach

A Recent Review of this tour

We had a really interesting day with Meir who was very flexible in regard to accomodate the tour to our whishes. Meir shared not only his knowledge on the historical sites we had chosen to visit, but also his points of view on the current political situation in Israel and the West Bank and his very interesting personal history.
Andreas Kopp

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