Gems of the North: Galilee & Golan Heights 2-Days Package

Gems of the North: Galilee & Golan Heights 2-Days Package

From $348 per person

Explore the gems of Northern Israel in this 2-day tour package. Discover synagogues and tour a historic Kibbutz settlement, all while learning about Israel's fascinating history from your knowledgeable guide.

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Duration 2 days
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pick-up from your hotel or from the nearest pick-up point. Pick-up times: From Jerusalem - 05:50 From Tel Aviv - 07:15 From Herzliya - 07:00 From Netanya - 07:45

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the extensive excavations of an ancient Roman city at Beit Shean
  • Visit Katzrin, the Talmudic capital of the Golan
  • Overlook at Kuneitra valley from mount Bental
  • Visit the source of the Jordan river (Banyas reserve)
  • Visit the Crusader castle fortress Ka'alat Nimrod
Full description
Explore the North of Israel's true gems in the space of 2 days. Witness ancient ruins and marvel at the fascinating history behind them. Explore the views at Mt. Bentalwe and the extinct volocano at Birkat Ram. Visit beautiful synagogues and tour the Kibbutz. Explore all this and more, all while learning from your guide about the history behind the legends. Day 1: Drive north along the coastal plain, passing Megiddo. Marvel at the well preserved Roman ruins at Beit Shean. Following the Jordan valley northwards, we stop at Yardenit – the baptizing site. From there, ascend to the southern Golan Heights via Hamat Gader. At the Shalom Observatory we look west across the Sea of Galilee. Next visit the excavated remains of the Talmudic city. Journey to Mt. Bentalwe where you will see the former Syrian fortifications and the Syrian city of Kuneitra across the border. Overnight stop at a kibbutz guesthouse. Day 2: After a tour of the Kibbutz, we continue northwards to one of the tributaries of the Jordan river at Caesarea Philippi (Banias). After visiting the Crusader fortress and the extinct volcano at Birkat Ram, we end the day at the Safed city of the Kabala. Here, you will see the synagogues, the visitors' centre and the artists' quarter.
Includes
  • Entry fee
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Hotel Pick-up & Drop-off
  • Accommodation per person in a double room on B&B basis in a kibbutz guesthouse.
  • Food and drink (except one breakfast)
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    • Modest dress is required for holy places
    • Comfortable walking shoes, hat, and water recommended
    • Tour is not suitable for children under the age of 4
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    Wonderful trip

    My husband and I enjoyed the trip, we stopped in many places, the stay at the kibbutz was pleasant with clean rooms, breakfast was plenty Israeli style, the tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly. We highly recommend this trip even if it's expensive, worth it.

    October 22, 2017

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