Private Tour: Highlights of Jerusalem

9 hr

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Day Trip

Pickup Service

Group Tour

The highlights tour in Jerusalem is a good introduction for first-time visitors. We will explore the city of three religions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. A sample itinerary includes:
1. Lookout from the Mount of Olives
2. Jaffa Gate - introduction to the Old City.
3. Walk on top of the city's walls and see the Old City from above.
4. Visit the Jewish Quarter and its sites: the Roman Cardo and Hezekiah's Wall
5. Visit...
The highlights tour in Jerusalem is a good introduction for first-time visitors. We will explore the city of three religions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. A sample itinerary includes:
1. Lookout from the Mount of Olives
2. Jaffa Gate - introduction to the Old City.
3. Walk on top of the city's walls and see the Old City from above.
4. Visit the Jewish Quarter and its sites: the Roman Cardo and Hezekiah's Wall
5. Visit the the Western Wall ("The Kotel") - the spiritual heart of the Jewish nation.
6. Follow the story of Jesus along the Way of the Cross (Via Dolorosa) to the Christian Quarter.
7. Visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, which hosts the site where Jesus was crucified (Golgotha Hill) and the site of Jesus burial.
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Old City of Jerusalem, Jerusalem Israel

This is a "highlights tour" in Jerusalem which offers a wonderful introduction for first-time visitors. We will explore the city of three religions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Feel welcome to contact for customization.



Duration: 8 hours

Stop At: Jaffa Gate, Omar Ben El-Hatab St., Jerusalem Israel

We'll start our story of Jerusalem's Old City near the famous Jaffa Gate. The gate is connected to the big changes which reached the city in the 19th century.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ramparts Walk, Jaffa Gate Old City, Jerusalem Israel

Walk on top to the Old City walls and discuss its special history.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: The Davidson Center, Ma'alot ha-Rav Shlomo Goren St, Jerusalem Israel

Optional: walk on the real streets of Jerusalem from the 1st century CE. Follow the journey of...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Old City of Jerusalem, Jerusalem Israel

This is a "highlights tour" in Jerusalem which offers a wonderful introduction for first-time visitors. We will explore the city of three religions: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Feel welcome to contact for customization.



Duration: 8 hours

Stop At: Jaffa Gate, Omar Ben El-Hatab St., Jerusalem Israel

We'll start our story of Jerusalem's Old City near the famous Jaffa Gate. The gate is connected to the big changes which reached the city in the 19th century.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ramparts Walk, Jaffa Gate Old City, Jerusalem Israel

Walk on top to the Old City walls and discuss its special history.

Duration: 40 minutes

Stop At: The Davidson Center, Ma'alot ha-Rav Shlomo Goren St, Jerusalem Israel

Optional: walk on the real streets of Jerusalem from the 1st century CE. Follow the journey of a pilgrim on his way to the Second Temple, and visit the museum and excavations directly below the walls of the Temple Mount.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem Israel

Visit the famous sites of the Jewish Quarter, such as the Roman Cardo and Hezekiah's Broad Wall. Lookout on the Temple Mount. Possible visit to the archaeological excavation near the walls of the Temple Mount (Davidson Center).

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Muslim Quarter, Jerusalem Israel

Walk the famous Via Dolorosa, the Way of the Cross, which starts in today's Muslim quarter and leads to the Christian Quarter. Optional visit to the Austrian Hospice, where a rooftop allows incredible views of the Old City.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Western Wall Plaza Jewish Quarter, Jerusalem 97500 Israel

Visit the Western Wall, the most important place where Jews conduct services near the Temple Mount.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Christian Quarter Road, Jerusalem Israel

Continue the Via Dolorosa into the Christian Quarter. Follow the last stations to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Optional visit to the Russian compound Alexander's Court, which hosts the ancient gates to the Byzantine church.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Golgotha, Jerusalem Israel

Visit the Chruch of the Holy Sepulchre, which stands on the sites where Jesus died on the Cross (Golgotha Hill) and was buried.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: The Way of the Cross - Via Dolorosa, Via Dolorosa Old Town, Jerusalem Israel

Walk the famous "Way of the Cross" and explore the history behind the beginning of Christianity and the New Testament.

Duration: 1 hour

Important Details

Included
  • Guiding
Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Entry/Admission - Christian Quarter
  • Taxi rides withing the city
  • Entry/Admission - Old City of Jerusalem
  • Entry/Admission - Ramparts Walk
  • Entry/Admission - The Davidson Center
Departure Point
Yafo St 1, Jerusalem

Traveler pickup is offered
We can depart either from Jerusalem or from Tel-Aviv. Transportation is not included.

8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Dress in modest clothing for visiting Holy Sites.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will 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.