Private tour: The Golan Heights

12 hr

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Day Trip

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The Golan Heights region is probably the most beautiful region of Israel. It is home for beautiful nature reserves, historical sites, and unique communities. We will start our day with visiting the biblical city of Tel-Dan - the famous capital of the biblical tribe Dan which preserves the original city gate (Iron Age) and remains of an ancient altar. Then, we will drive up to Golan Heights and stop for lunch in a Druze village...
The Golan Heights region is probably the most beautiful region of Israel. It is home for beautiful nature reserves, historical sites, and unique communities. We will start our day with visiting the biblical city of Tel-Dan - the famous capital of the biblical tribe Dan which preserves the original city gate (Iron Age) and remains of an ancient altar. Then, we will drive up to Golan Heights and stop for lunch in a Druze village (Masa'ade). Our next point is Mt. Bental, where while standing on the top of a dormant volcano, we will visit an abandon IDF bunker and look towards Syria. We will finish our day at the ancient synagogue Umm el-Kanatir, a unique example of a completely restored building, which was a spiritual home of a prosperous Jewish community that vanished in the 8 century CE.

There are many option to customize this tour: hikes, archaeology, and bird watching. Contact for details.
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Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Tel Dan, Road 99 Israel

Tour the famous capital of the biblical tribe Dan which preserves the original city gate (Iron Age) and remains of an ancient altar. It is one of the key sites of the biblical archaeology. The ancient Tel is located inside a beautiful nature reserve, with flowing water and vivid vegetation.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Golan Heights, Golan Heights

During our tour we will drive a significant distance on the Golan Heights. We'll stop at the Druzze village of Mas'ade to taste the local cuisine. Optional: Meeting with the a Druze social leader and dine in a local home.

Duration: 5 hours

Stop At: Saar Falls, Golan Heights Israel

Enjoy the beautiful waterfalls. The are two levels of waterfall which are located in a short walk from the road (about 3 min...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Tel Dan, Road 99 Israel

Tour the famous capital of the biblical tribe Dan which preserves the original city gate (Iron Age) and remains of an ancient altar. It is one of the key sites of the biblical archaeology. The ancient Tel is located inside a beautiful nature reserve, with flowing water and vivid vegetation.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Golan Heights, Golan Heights

During our tour we will drive a significant distance on the Golan Heights. We'll stop at the Druzze village of Mas'ade to taste the local cuisine. Optional: Meeting with the a Druze social leader and dine in a local home.

Duration: 5 hours

Stop At: Saar Falls, Golan Heights Israel

Enjoy the beautiful waterfalls. The are two levels of waterfall which are located in a short walk from the road (about 3 min walk). The falls are extremely beautiful in the winter time when large volumes of water are flowing down from Mt. Hermon foothill.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Mount Bental, Golan Heights Volcanic Park

Our next point is Mt. Bental, where while standing on the top of a dormant volcano, we will visit an abandon IDF bunker and look towards Syria. That is the place where we will discuss the present geopolitical developments across the border.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ein Kshatot - Umm El Kanatir, Golan Heights

We will finish our day at the ancient synagogue Umm el-Kanatir, a unique example of a completely restored building, which was a spiritual home of a prosperous Jewish community that vanished in the 8 century CE.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Sea of Galilee, Tiberias Israel

If time permits, we will visit a view point which overlooks the scenery of the Sea of Galilee (Lake Kinneret).

Duration: 1 hour

Important Details

Included
  • Guiding
Not Included
  • Entry/Admission - Ein Kshatot - Umm El Kanatir
  • Private transportation
  • Entrance fees
  • Entry/Admission - Tel Dan
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
It is possible to start the tour from Tel-Aviv or Jerusalem. For coordinating the pickup location, please inquire.

8:00 AM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Near public transportation
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Dress in modest clothing for visiting Holy Sites.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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.