Israel Explorer

IsraelActive, History & Culture

Perched at the crossroads of Middle Eastern history for centuries and the spiritual home to Jews, Christians, and Muslims alike, Israel remains a must-visit destination for anyone eager to understand this dynamic, always-changing region.

Explore the historic towns of Bethlehem and Nazareth, tune into the rhythm of daily life in the Golan Heights, visit Bedouin communities in the Negev Desert, and experience a soul-stirring visit to a refugee camp.

Thousands of incredible moments, one comprehensive trip.

8 Days
From USD 2,099Per Person

Trip Itinerary

Arrive at any time.

Take a city tour of Tel Aviv and the Old Port of Jaffa. Later, enjoy lunch with a Druze family. Visit the highlights of historic Akko and Nazareth.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Tour the Sea of Galilee, view the Golan Heights, and spend the night on a kibbutz.

Meals included: Breakfast

Visit the fortress of Masada followed by a swim in the Dead Sea.

Meals included: Breakfast

Travel to the Negev Desert and visit a village to learn firsthand about Bedouin culture before sleeping overnight in a Bedouin camp.

Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

Visit Bethlehem and the Duhaishe Camp for Palestinian refugees.

Meals included: Breakfast

Visit the Western Wall and the Holy Sepulcher church. Enjoy a guided visit of the Muslim and Jewish quarters of Old Jerusalem.

Meals included: Breakfast

Depart at any time.

Meals included: Breakfast

Is this trip for me?

Travel Style Classic
All of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.

Service Level Standard
Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.

Physical Rating Average
Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.

Trip Type Small Group
Small group experience; Max 15, average 10

Age requirement 12+
All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Trip Cost

Price per person in US dollars

  • USD 1,999 ~ Adult Twin
  • USD 899 ~ *Optional 'My Own Room'

*If you're travelling solo and would prefer to have your own private room throughout your trip, select this option during the reservation/booking process.

Inclusions

  • Tel Aviv city tour including Old Port of Jaffa
  • Traditional lunch with a Druze family
  • Akko and Nazareth visits
  • Sea of Galilee region tour
  • Golan Heights visit
  • Kibbutz stay
  • Masada guided tour
  • Dead Sea visit with swim
  • Negev Desert Bedouin village and overnight camping excursion
  • Bethlehem visit
  • Refugee camp visit
  • Jerusalem sightseeing including the Western Wall and
  • Holy Sepulcher Church
  • Old Jerusalem guided tour
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • Accommodation ~ Hotels (6 nights), camping (1 night, Bedouin-style camp).
  • Meals ~ 7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner; allow USD 205-270 for meals not included
  • Transportation ~ Private van, walking
  • Staff & Experts ~ Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.

Trip Dates

  • Fri, 03 Feb - Fri, 10 Feb, 2017 $2099
  • Fri, 17 Feb - Fri, 24 Feb 2099
  • Fri, 10 Mar - Fri, 17 Mar $1999
  • Fri, 17 Mar - Fri, 24 Mar $1999
  • Fri, 12 May - Fri, 19 May $2099
  • Fri, 26 May - Fri, 02 Jun $2099
  • Fri, 09 Jun - Fri, 16 Jun $2099
  • Fri, 23 Jun - Fri, 30 Jun $2099
  • Fri, 07 Jul - Fri, 14 Jul $2099
  • Fri, 18 Aug - Fri, 25 Aug $1999
  • Fri, 15 Sep - Fri, 22 Sep $1999
  • Fri, 20 Oct - Fri, 27 Oct $2099
  • Fri, 03 Nov - Fri, 10 Nov $1999
  • Fri, 17 Nov - Fri, 24 Nov $1999
  • Fri, 15 Dec - Fri, 22 Dec $2099
  • Fri, 22 Dec - Fri, 29 Dec, 2017 $2099
  • Fri, 02 Feb - Fri, 09 Feb $2099
  • Fri, 16 Feb - Fri, 23 Feb $2099
  • Fri, 09 Mar - Fri, 16 Mar $1999
  • Fri, 23 Mar - Fri, 30 Mar $1999
  • Fri, 11 May - Fri, 18 May $2099
  • Fri, 18 May - Fri, 25 May $2099
  • Fri, 25 May - Fri, 01 Jun $2099
  • Fri, 08 Jun - Fri, 15 Jun $2099
  • Fri, 22 Jun - Fri, 29 Jun $2099
  • Fri, 06 Jul - Fri, 13 Jul $2099
  • Fri, 17 Aug - Fri, 24 Aug $1999
  • Fri, 07 Sep - Fri, 14 Sep $1999
  • Fri, 21 Sep - Fri, 28 Sep $1999
  • Fri, 19 Oct - Fri, 26 Oct $2099
  • Fri, 02 Nov - Fri, 09 Nov $1999
  • Fri, 16 Nov - Fri, 23 Nov $1999
  • Fri, 14 Dec - Fri, 21 Dec $2099
  • Fri, 21 Dec - Fri, 28 Dec, 2018 $2099

 

Trip Map

Trip map for 8D Israel Explorer

Trip map for 8D Israel Explorer