Looking beyond its religious and historical reputation, Jerusalem is a city in the midst of a cultural rejuvenation, developing a vibrant contemporary metropolis to complement its ancient, spiritual lure. Discover the city's history and famous spiritual sites on this 5-day stay. Take an included full-day guided tour to discover how a variety of religions have impacted the city, with visits to the Cenacle (traditionally held to be the site of the Last Supper), the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Jewish Quarter. Spend the rest of your time exploring the city further or book additional tours to see the surrounding areas. Jerusalem makes a truly fascinating destination for a short break, with flights to Israel taking less than 5 hours from the UK.
Fly to Tel Aviv with British Airways then transfer to Jerusalem and stay 4 nights at the Dan Boutique. This property sits on a hill that overlooks the Old City. (N)
This morning join a full-day guided tour of the city on a shared small group excursion. Through the day gain panoramic views of Jerusalem, walk through the Old City and visit King David's tomb, the room of The Last Supper and the Dormition Abbey on Mount Zion. Further highlights include visits to the Jewish Wailing Wall, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the excavation sites in the City of David. The new part of the city will also be visited, with a stop at Yad Vashem, Israel's largest holocaust memorial. (B)
Today is at leisure, or alternatively book an optional tour to see the biblical highlights of Galilee (at additional cost). On this shared small-group tour there would be the opportunity to visit the town where Jesus spent his childhood, which is home to the Church of the Annunciation, and the site at Golan Heights where the miracle of the feeding of the five thousand is said to have taken place. (B)
Today is free to explore the city further. (B)
Transfer to Tel Aviv for your flight home with British Airways. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 4-star accommodation.
On Saturdays and Jewish holidays, on Day 2 instead of visiting Yad Vashem the tour will include Yemin Moshe, the first neighbourhood built outside the city walls. Here guests will stroll through Mishkenot Sha'ananim and view the Montefiore Windmill.
This itinerary can be taken on a date that suits you, for which guideline prices are shown. Alternatively, it can be tailored to your exact requirements. Please call or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk
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JDA2018: 4 Nights