JEWISH HERITAGE TOUR OF JERUSALEM
Western Wall, Yad Vashem, Ammunition Hill, Mount Hertzel
Start the day with a magnificent overview of Jerusalem and the Judea Desert from Mount Scopus, near the Hebrew University Campus. Drive to the Old city. Visit the tomb of King David on Mount Zion; Walk along the Cardo, the ancient Roman road; view the remains of the wall of Jerusalem from the First Temple period. Visit the Jewish Quarter, the wailing wall, the Kotel, and join the bar-mitzvah ceremonies.
Visit Davidson Center and tour the Southern Kotel excavation. Stop to visit the Ammunition Hill, a former Jordanian army stronghold, converted into a national memorial site and museum.
Drive to Mount Hertzel, the military cemetery and Yad Vashem, the memorial to the Holocaust.
Return to point of departure.
*Modest dress (no shorts or sleeveless shirts) and head covering are required for visiting holy sites.
DEPARTURE: Mondays & Thursdays
(The tour will not be operated on: April 6,9,16, 23; September 14, 28; October 5, 2015)
Netanya hotels - from 06:30
Hertzliya hotels - from 07:00
Tel-Aviv hotels - from 07:20 to 07.50
Jerusalem hotels - from 09:00 to 09.40
*Guests should be waiting at the earlier time indicated.
** Guests picked up from Jerusalem will join the tour from Tel-Aviv
From Tel-Aviv - $114
From Jerusalem - $92
photos courtesy of www.goisrael.com