Jerusalem and The Dead Sea

Jerusalem and The Dead Sea
Price: $179.00
Choose Options My Cruise Itinerary
Shore Excursion Size ? Small
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Scenic
Shore Excursion Duration 11 hours
Activity Level ? Moderate
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? Cruise Ship Pier
Food/Beverage Provided None
Recommended Dress In some of the holy places there is a modest dress-code enforced and it is a good idea to prepare for this. We recommend wearing clothing that covers the shoulders, chest, and below the knees (no shorts or sleeveless shirts please. Also, if you choose to float in the Dead Sea, please bring a bathing suit, towel, and water-sandals, as the beach can be rocky.
Restrictions Guests must be able to get in and out of transportation and should be in good physical shape to participate in this all day tour. This tour is not wheelchair accessible.

Jerusalem and The Dead Sea

The scriptures will literally come alive for you as you leave the Port of Haifa and travel to the walled city of old Jerusalem. Explore the Christian, Jewish and Armenian quarters and stand at the famed Wailing Wall, with its written prayers stuffed into the wall's surface.

On the Via Dolorosa, you can walk the same path that Jesus took to his death. While in town you will also see the Church of the Holy Sepulchre located over Jesus' burial tomb, as well as the Temple Mount and King David's Citadel.

Stroll in the Arab Market and go just outside the city walls to see Mount Zion, King David's tomb, and the Garden of Gethsemane, where Jesus prayed with his disciples the night before his crucifixion.

From there you will take a scenic ride out to the Dead Sea, a salt lake located on the lowest point of land and one of the world's most popular health resorts starting with Herod the Great. You will have the option of stepping into its therapeutic waters and floating along while the sea's high mineral content supports you. If you choose to not go into the waters of the Dead Sea, you also have the option of purchasing a snack and beverage at the cafeteria located on the beach. From there, you can enjoy your snack and take in the magnificent views.

Sign up today for a tour that will have you experiencing your faith and bible studies in a new light.

4.5 Stars4.5 / 5  |  4 ReviewsReview This Tour
Great trip back into history
September 22, 2022
We loved it. Remember water shoes for the dead sea. The ground was too hot to walk on with bare feet. Our guide was very informative and friendly.
Reviewer: John Ward
4 Stars
Jerusalem and The Dead Sea
November 16, 2018
We really covered a lot of sights and territory on this tour. It was 12 hours and we saw everything that was scheduled even though one person got lost in Old Jerusalem and another slowed us down due to mobility issues. Our tour guide did well but much later during the tour when he and all the passengers were tired he struggled to translate to English.
Reviewer: Sally Hagan
4 Stars
Fantastic tour of Jerusalem and the Dead Sea
November 14, 2018
This was a fantastic tour of Jerusalem. Seeing the Wailng Wall, the Dome of the Rock, David's Tomb, the Via Delarosa, the old city and the Dead Sea was a great day!!
Reviewer: Morris Passmore
5 Stars
Jerusalem and the Dead Sea
October 28, 2018
Really enjoyed tour-recommend. Our guide handled a difficult situation with a demanding person on the trip who couldn't handle the physical demands of the excursion and wanted the guide to change the itinerary to drive around Jerusalem in the bus. We wouldn't have been able to see anything that way. You have to walk Jerusalem. He handled the situation well.
Reviewer: Andrea Sleek
5 Stars