One day tour:
Dates: (pre-conference) Sunday 21 July 2019
and (post-conferenence) Thursday 25 July 2019
Short description: Pickup from Tel-Aviv to Jerusalem. Mount of Olives for a spectacular panoramic view of the Temple Mount and the Old City of Jerusalem. Drive to Mount Zion to visit King David’s Tomb, the Room of Last Supper and the Dormition Abbey. Enter the Old City and walk through the Armenian and Jewish quarters to the recently excavated and restored Roman colonnaded street. The Wailing Wall. The Muslim Quarter and the Arab market. Via Dolorosa and the Holy Sepulchre.
The new City. The Parliament Building and the Menorah. Israel Museum and the Shrine of the Books. The Model of ancient Jerusalem. Machane Yehuda Market, and back to Tel Aviv.
Cost: 110$ per person
NOTE: Modest dress (no shorts or sleeveless shirts) and head covering are required for visitingholy sites.
One day tour:
THE DEAD SEA AND MASSADA
Date: Friday 26 July 2019
Short description: Pick up from Tel-Aviv and Jerusalem and drive to the Dead Sea, 1200 feet below sea level. The long shores of the Dead Sea, The oasis of Ein Gedi. Masada, the fortress built by King Herod and served as the last stand of the Jewish rebels against the Romans. Bathing / floating on the Dead Sea salty water with the unique mineral mud of the Dead Sea. Back to Jerusalem and Tel Aviv
Cost: 120$ per person
- Spa treatments are not available; lockers are available at additional cost.
- Comfortable walking shoes, hat, sunscreen, bathing suit and towel are recommended.
COMBINED TOURS OF JERUSALEM AND THE DEAD SEA
Thursday-Friday, 25-26 July 2019
Same tours as above with overnight in Jerusalem.
Cost: 390$ Per person (including hotel accommodation).