Israel and Petra 13 Days: 2019-2020

Day 1 - Jerusalem, Israel


Arrive into Tel Aviv with private transfer to Jerusalem.

Free day.

Hotel: Dan Panorama Jerusalem

Day 2 - Jerusalem, Israel

Ancient Jerusalem

Morning Tour: Ancient Jerusalem: City of David Tour - Travel through the ancient City of David on a tour that explores some of the oldest and most historically significant parts of Jerusalem. Led by a guide who can interpret the complicated historical and religious details of archeological sites dating back more than 6,000 years, adventurous travelers can explore underground tunnels, historic waterways, and an ancient palace.

Afternoon Tour: New Jerusalem: Holy City Tour - What makes Jerusalem the spiritual center of the world for Jews, Muslims, and Christians alike? Join an expert guide on this 4-hour walking tour to understand Jerusalem’s 5000-year-old past and to visit some of the world's most treasured and controversial places. Go inside must-see sites like the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, the Dome of the Rock and the hidden sections of the Wailing Wall to see Jerusalem's major landmarks up close.

Hotel: Dan Panorama Jerusalem

Day 3 - Self Drive

Valley in Israel

Pick up pre-reserved rental car.

Self-Drive, Recommended sites: Caesarea - Al-Mukhraqa - Megiddo - Acre

Hotel: Dan Panorama Jerusalem

Day 4 - Self Drive


Self-Drive, Recommended sites: Kafr Kanna/Cana - Tiberias - Capernaum/Tabgha - Mount of Beatitudes

Hotel: Dan Panorama Jerusalem

Day 5 & 6 - Self Drive

Sea of Galilee

Self Drive towards and around Sea of Galilee.

Recommended sites: Yardenit - Masada - Beit She'an

Hotel: Leonardo Plaza Tiberias

Day 7 - Tel Aviv, Israel

Jaffa Beach, Tel Aviv, Israel

Return rental car.

Free day.

Hotel: Prima Tel Aviv

Day 8 & 9 - Petra, Jordan (Overnight)

2-Day Petra and Wadi Rum from Tel-Aviv - Visit Aqaba, Wadi Rum, and Petra on a 2-day tour that takes care of all the logistics, hotel bookings, restaurant reservations, and entrance fees so you can experience some of Jordan’s most spectacular places hassle-free. Pre-arranged transport on both sides of the border whisk you straight from the airport to the Jordanian desert, and you’ll skip the long, overland trip with return flights from Eilat.

Overnight accommodations provided by the tour company. Since the tour departed at 01:00AM, we kept the hotel room in Tel Aviv rather that checking out, taking all belongings, and returning. Sometimes the convenience is worth the price!

Day 10 & 11 - Tel Aviv, Israel

Tel Aviv

Free day.

Hotel: Prima Tel Aviv

Haifa, Israel

Day 12 - Day Trip

Full Day: Unforgettable Tour to Caesarea, Haifa, Acre and Rosh HaNikra from Tel Aviv - Delve into three of Israel's historical port cities and the enchanting Rosh Hanikra grottos on this full-day trip from Tel Aviv. Traveling by air-conditioned coach with a professional guide, stop to visit the archaeological relics of ancient Caesarea, a port built by Herod the Great and home to the ruins of a harbor and Roman amphitheater. Visit Haifa to see the exquisite Baha’i Gardens, stroll around the sea grottos of Rosh Hanikra, and stop in the timeworn port of Acre to explore its Crusader tunnels and vibrant Old City Market

Hotel: Prima Tel Aviv

Day 13 - Return to U.S.

Vacation with Cari Travels will design your vacation with as much or little pre-planned activities giving you the most flexibility and enjoyment!

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