Ashdod Excursion to Jerusalem and Bethlehem
This is our most popular tour from Ashdod port to the Holy City Jerusalem and it is a must have tour for any tourist to the Holy Land.
After pickup from the Ashdod port we will have about an 80 min ride to Jerusalem, we will start the tour with a panoramic view over the old city of Jerusalem, the Temple Mount.
We will drive down the Kidron valley and the Garden of Gethsemane toward the Old city.
We will leave our Vehicle for about a 3 hour walking tour.
On this tour we will visit the different quarters of the holy city and will hear from the guide about the importance of the city for Jews, Christians and Muslims.
We will stop for amazing view over the Temple mount and the Dome of the rock, then we will visit the Western wall – the Holy site for Jews, from there we will walk via the Muslim quarter and the market towards the Via Dolorosa, there we will follow the same way Jesus walked 2000 years ago towords the Church of the Holy Sepulchare, there we will see the Golgotha and the empty tomb of Jesus.
Since this is a private tour there are some more options for the next part of the day.
You can choose to visit Mt. Zion, the Upper room and the Tomb of King David.
If you wish to have more Christian program, you can choose to visit Bethlehem, there you will have a chance to visit the Church of Nativity – The birthplace of Jesus.
Another option is to visit Yad Vashem (The Holocaust Museum), the Israel Musem and have a view over the Israel parliament.
Not included in the price: Admissions fee, Parking, Lunch, water and Tips.