Jerusalem Day Tour from Tel Aviv
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Jerusalem Day Tour from Tel Aviv

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Please check the calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 24 hours
Do this because
  • Walk through all four quarters of the Old City
  • View the Dome of the Rock & Al Aqsa Mosque, revered by Muslims as the site where Mohammed ascended to heaven
  • Experience the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the site of Jesus’ crucifixion, burial, and resurrection
  • Explore the Mehane Yehuda Market the contemporary heart of the new city
  • Visit the Western Wall, the holiest site for Jews and the last remnant of the Jewish Temple
What to expect

Join this Jerusalem Day Tour departing from Tel Aviv, the most convenient way to discover the rich and complex history of one of the oldest cities in the world, whilst exploring the contemporary heart of this extraordinary city.

Leaving from Tel Aviv, you’ll head to Jerusalem and enter the Jaffa Gate with your guide. You’ll walk through all four quarters of the Old City and discover what makes each unique, after which you’ll stroll along the remains of the Roman Cardo, the ancient heart of the city, before visiting the Hurva Synagogue and hearing the fascinating story behind this historic monument.

Ascending to a lookout point, you’ll get an inspiring view of some of the most important religious sites in the world, for all three monotheistic religions. Overlooking the Temple Mount, the Dome of the Rock and Al Aqsa Mosque, we’ll delve into the rich and complex history of this inspiring city. You’ll catch a glimpse of the legendary Mount of Olives, home to the oldest Jewish cemetery in the world, before visiting the Western Wall, which stood here thousands of years ago. After venturing along the Via Dolorosa, we’ll visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, before having had a chance to explore the colorful and chaotic Old City Bazaar, whilst discovering some of the exotic treasures on offer.

After exploring the religious and historical parts of Jerusalem, you’ll have a unique experience of the contemporary heart of the city by exploring the Mahane Yehuda Market. Walking through this sprawling labyrinth, you’ll have a chance to take in the local aromas and flavors, to stimulate both curiosities, as well as appetite. Wandering through this lively market, you’ll find an assortment of bars, restaurants, and stalls, to discover all sorts of hidden gems. This bustling marketplace is widely viewed by locals as a symbol of Jerusalem, as a place which represents them and gives them a unique identity within a larger Israeli social context, as whilst retaining its authentic character, it simultaneously incorporates the new aspects of this remarkable city.

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What's included
  • Transportation
  • Guided tour in Jerusalem
  • Entrance fees
What's not included
  • Lunch
  • Extra Snacks and Drinks
Where

Pick up points: Opera Tower, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel; Abraham Hostel, Levontin St 21, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel

What to remember
  • Things to bring: hat and sunscreen; water and snacks; modest clothing (scarf/shawl for women. No shorts or bare shoulders)
  • No drop-off at the Opera Tower
  • Your passport is needed to participate in this tour
  • To confirm your tour exact departure time and point you will need to contact the provider
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When

  • 7:15 - Pickup from the Opera Tower
  • 7:30 - Pickup from the Abraham Hostel Tel Aviv
  • 9:00 - Arrival in Jerusalem, meet with the guide and start the tour
  • 13:15 - Drive to Mahane Yehuda Market in the New City for lunchtime
  • 14:45 - Depart back to Tel Aviv
  • 15:45 - Arrive back in Abraham Hostel Tel Aviv

NB: All times are approximate

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Provider
Abraham Tours
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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