Leisurely Jerusalem

  • Port

    Ashdod, Israel

  • Activity level

    TBC

  • Activity type

    Shopping, Panoramic, TC

  • Wheelchair accessible

    NO

  • Cost From

    Adults

    USD155.0 per person

  • Minimum age

    2

  • Duration

    Approximately 9.00 hours.

  • Meals included

    No

Your scenic drive to Jerusalem is on the Road of Courage, which is scattered with remains of the convoys that tried to reach Jerusalem during the War of Independence. The drive will also take you through Ein Karem the birthplace of John the Baptist.In Jerusalem, pass through the New City with the Israel Museum, the Israel Parliament and the Knesset. For those who wish, there will be the option to visit the Menorah, before stopping for a panoramic view of the Old City from Mount of Olives.Continue onto the Garden of Gethsemane and view the Church of All Nations with the ancient olive trees in the garden where Jesus prayed and wept and was betrayed by Judas. For those who wish, there will be the option to visit the Church.Enjoy lunch served with wine before visiting the Western or Wailing Wall, the most sacred Jewish shrine, with the option to leave the coach for a short walk to explore. From this plaza you�ll have a wonderful view of the Al Asqa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock, sacred Muslim sites.There will be an opportunity to shop for some local souvenirs before driving back to the port.