Underground Tour: From the City of David to the Western Wall

1 hr, 30 min

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Recently opened to the general public! Come explore an underground tunnel commissioned by Herod the Great, who is widely recognized as the greatest builder of ancient times. Highlights of the 1.5 hour tour include seeing and touching the south-western cornerstone of the Temple Mount, walking along Jerusalem’s main thoroughfare during the Second Temple period, and hearing about the incredible artifacts discovered inside the tunnel, including a bell made of pure gold, a Roman sword, and...
Recently opened to the general public! Come explore an underground tunnel commissioned by Herod the Great, who is widely recognized as the greatest builder of ancient times. Highlights of the 1.5 hour tour include seeing and touching the south-western cornerstone of the Temple Mount, walking along Jerusalem’s main thoroughfare during the Second Temple period, and hearing about the incredible artifacts discovered inside the tunnel, including a bell made of pure gold, a Roman sword, and a Temple seal.
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: City of David National Park, Ma'alot Ir David, Jerusalem 9710600 Israel

Overlook

Palace Excavation

Givati Excavation

Pilgrimage Tunnel

Jerusalem Archeological Park

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Important Details

Included
  • Entry/Admission - City of David National Park
  • Professional guide
Not Included
  • There are lockers onsite that one may use to store small items. Cost: 10 NIS (about $2.50)
  • Snacks and drinks can be purchased onsite
Departure Point
City of David, Ma'alot Ir David St, Jerusalem
Return Details
Dung Gate, Jerusalem
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for individuals with claustrophobia.
  • Not recommended for participants with back problems.
  • The tour route passes through an underground tunnel and also includes many steps. Therefore, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or those using wheelchairs.
  • The tunnel is dry, and measures approximately 150 meters from the point of entry on this tour route. Visitors can expect a 10 minute walk through the tunnel.
  • The highlight of this tour is the Pilgrimage Road and the foundation stones of the Western Wall. Visitors who are interested in walking through Hezekiah's Tunnel are invited to join our tour titled "Guided Tour of Jerusalem: The Biblical City of David".
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • The tour route is not conducive to the use of strollers.
  • Souvenirs, unique gifts, and gorgeous jewelry inspired by archaeological finds can be purchased onsite at The City of David Store.
  • Most travelers can participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.