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Tel Aviv

Old and New Jerusalem Day Trip from Tel Aviv

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Be swept away by the ancient and religious sites of Jerusalem on this compelling full-day coach and walking tour from Tel Aviv. With an expert guide to explain everything you see, witness this stunning city’s main Christian and Jewish shrines, including the Mount of Olives, Western Wall, Via Dolorosa (no. 10-14) and exquisite Church of the Holy Sepulchre, said to stand on the site of Jesus’ crucifixion. Time at the powerful Holocaust Museum in New Jerusalem to chart the terrible treatment of the Jews in World War II wraps up this evocative tour.
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Tel Aviv-Yafo
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  • 1
    Western Wall
    Stop: 20 minutes -
  • 2
    The Way of the Cross - Via Dolorosa
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 3
    Old City of Jerusalem
    Stop: 4 hours -
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  • 4
    Eglise du Saint-Sepulcre
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Pass by Monte das Oliveiras
    Pass by Kidron Valley
  • 5
    Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center
    Stop: 90 minutes -
  • 6
    Jewish Quarter
    Stop: 40 minutes -
    Pass by The Jewish Cemetery
  • 7
    Christian Quarter
    Stop: 40 minutes -
  • 8
    The Cardo
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission included
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  • 9
    Muslim Quarter
    Stop: 40 minutes -
You'll return to the starting point
  • Visit Jewish and Christian landmarks in a tour of Jerusalem from Tel Aviv
  • Enter the Old City on foot to experience the ancient streets up close
  • Take in essential sights and sweeping views in one day of exploring
  • Included entrance fees and transport make traveling easy
What to Expect
At your centrally located Tel Aviv hotel, board a climate-controlled coach for the 90-minute trip to Jerusalem. The first stop of the day is the Mount of Olives, with sweeping views across Jerusalem’s Old City and Temple Mount, and you’ll pass the Garden of Gethsemane as you enter the city. Pause outside Zion Gate, and then continue into the Old City on foot, walking through the Armenian Quarter to the Jewish Quarter and the surviving ruins of the sixth-century Byzantine Cardo. Visit the Western Wall, or Wailing Wall, a sacred pilgrimage sight for people across the globe. Continue into the Christian quarter to walk the Via Dolorosa all the way to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, believed to mark Jesus’ crucifixion site. The final stop before returning to Tel Aviv is Yad Vashem Holocaust Remembrance Center, where moving displays commemorate lives lost in the Holocaust.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel

Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time
7:15 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Professional guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - The Cardo
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A moderate dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. Please refrain from wearing shorts. Knees and shoulders must be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Please note that on Fridays, Saturdays and Jewish holidays the Holocaust museum is closed. A visit to Mt. Zion (King David's tomb and hall of the last supper) will take place instead.
  • The entrance to Yad vashem is not permitted for children under 10 years old
  • Please note this tour is not suitable for children under the age of 4
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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It was a really good trip very informative. and the Guide Yoav was very very good and friendly . He also know knew a lot about the history of the land
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Response from BeinHarim-Israel, Media customer service at Old and New Jerusalem Day Trip from Tel Aviv
Responded 3 days ago
Thanks for sharing your satisfaction rated 5 stars of the tour guided by Yoav. We are happy you came away with an enjoyable and enlightening tour experience with him. We hope to see you travel with us again some time.
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We really enjoyed our trip to Jerusalem with Hava! Not only was she a great tour guide but she also had the daunting task of keeping 30 squirrly people on task along the very narrow and crowded streets of Jerusalem - and she didn't even lose anybody! I really appreciated her
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Response from BeinHarim-Israel, Media customer service at Old and New Jerusalem Day Trip from Tel Aviv
Responded 5 days ago
Thanks Colleen . for this complimentary review of 5 stars for the tour guided by Hava. We are so happy to read this was an enlightening and entertaining tour expereince travelling with her, a memorable one to cherish. She is highly skilled and has excellent tour management skills to keep all nearby throughout the day. It is a required skill indeed!! Glad you had such a good time and look forward to seeing you some time soon again.
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Everything about the services provided were amazing! From start to finish, from pick-up to drop-off, with Oleg, our driver; Hava, our tour guide; and the sites visited were more than enough for this day tour. There's so much to learn and see that won't fit in one day, but the
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Response from BeinHarim-Israel, Media customer service at Old and New Jerusalem Day Trip from Tel Aviv
Responded 1 week ago
Thanks Ron for ths rave review of your tour with Hava, She sure deserves your feedback for the excellent and professional job she does with her tour groups. It is great to read that you came away with a memorable and enlightening tour experience with her. She indeed embodies excellent tour management skills and crowd avoidance is one of them!! Your sincere and warm recommendation of Bein Harim tour services is much appreciated.
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Our tour guide was excellent, hitting the high points of both old and new Jerusalem. We were, however, totally unprepared for the crowding and lack of organisation, particularly at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. This is not the fault of the tour company but is something to
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Response from BeinHarim-Israel, Media customer service at Old and New Jerusalem Day Trip from Tel Aviv
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear SHelly Thanks for this 5 star posting of our tour and guide. Pity no mention of his name, in order for him to get the recognition for his efforts.Yes we re indeed contending with crowds at certain locations,often hindering tour and its shedule, and mostly not predicatable?? Yes there are delays as a result, but thanks for the undestanding that it is due to no fault of ours!!, however much we plan and shedule our visits. We are happy to read you had a memorable and enlightening tour experience with Bein Harim tourism.
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Can't miss it! Our guide was magnificent, had amazing knowledge, knew how to make it fun and spread the love!
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Response from BeinHarim-Israel, Media customer service at Old and New Jerusalem Day Trip from Tel Aviv
Responded 27 Oct 2019
Thanks so much for your passionate and sincere rave review of your tour and our guide Zahi. He sure is a pro and gives his travelers an excellent tour experience,informative interesting and full of humour, So glad to read you share that this was a memorable tour experience to cherish. Come back soon there is more to explore!.
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