Israel and Beyond
Israel and Beyond
Harbouring sacred sites central to three of the world’s major religions, Israel holds a unique place in the Middle East. Immerse yourself in the historical and cultural wonders of this complex, ancient land. Look out over the domes and spires of timeless Jerusalem from the Mount of Olives, and pay your respects to the victims of the Holocaust at Israel’s official Holocaust memorial. Stroll the ancient port city of Caesarea Maritima and the ruins of Capernaum, where Jesus is believed to have lived and preached; and learn about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from a variety of perspectives.
Wander the quarters of Jerusalem’s Old City, Taste your way through a local market, Learn about Israeli and Palestinian cooking, Explore the stunning sites of the Sea of Galilee, Walk the ruins at ancient Masada, Float in the Dead Sea
Hotels (7 nts).
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
Group Size Notes
Max 16, Avg 10.
7 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 3 dinners
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Jerusalem Lecture with Local Expert, Jerusalem
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Mahane Yehuda Market Walk & Kosher Cooking Class, Jerusalem
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Palestinian Women’s Project Local Lunch, Bethlehem
Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Galilee Winery tour and tasting, Galilee. Arrival transfer. Jerusalem Old City walking tour. Visit Yad Vashem (the Holocaust memorial). Visit the Israel Museum and view the Dead Sea Scrolls. Tour Bethlehem. Visit a Palestinian refugee community. Guided visit to Masada. Dead Sea visit. Explore the Sea of Galilee area including Capernaum and Nazareth. Kibbutz tour. Visit Haifa and Caesarea Maritima. All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.