Negen trips: Tours from Eilat to the Dead Sea and Masada, excursion to
Ein Gedi, and Qumran Caves, visit the dead sea from Eilat. Trips from
Jerusalem to Masada, travel to Dead Sea and Ein Gedi from Eilat
and, for all the silence, you know that there is a struggle for life,
a war for place, going on day by day.
The Desert / John C. Van Dyke- 1911
Negev jeep tours 4X4: Mitzpe Ramon area, the Ramon Crater, Wa
Desert tours from Jerusalem to the Judean desert. Wadi Kelt, St. Ge
Negev tour options on the way to Eilat from Jerusalem or Tel Aviv, incl
Tours to the Dead Sea area
Dead Sea and Masada from Eilat or Jerusalem- 1 day Tour
Departing Eilat or Jerusalem early morning.
We start our tour driving through the serene desert landscape towards the Dead Sea and the impressive ruins of Masada, spectacularly situated on the towering cliffs overlooking the whole of the Dead Sea area. We ascend by cable car and spend 2 hours exploring this magnificent site. Masada was originally the mighty desert fortress of King Herod and it was here, that the tragic Jewish stance against the Romans took place and ended when the Jews committed suicide within the fortress walls. Today Masada remains an important symbol for Israelis and Jews the world over and it is one of Israel's most visited sites. We descend Massada and enjoy a buffet lunch at the Kibbutz of Ein Gedi. Then it's on to the lowest place on earth, The Dead Sea. The healing and rejuvenating properties of the Dead Sea draws visitors from all over the world. We visit the Ein Gedi Spa and get covered in the mineral rich Dead Sea mud and enjoy the spa waters. Of course we won't leave the Dead Sea without enjoying a dip in the Dead Sea itself an experience unlike any other and an absolute must for every visitor. Relaxed and revitalized we conclude our tour and begin the drive back to our hotel.
Price: 2 people- 695$ in total, 4 people in small car- 225$ p.p. in 7 seater- 255$ p.p. 5-6 people- 199$ p.p.
One day tour- Dead Sea and Ein Gedi from Eilat or Jerusalem
Visit two of Israel's most famous areas natural beauty on this incredible one day tour. Explore the spectacular Ein Gedi oasis with its rich vegetation, indigenous wildlife and famous waterfalls. Tour the highlights of The Dead Sea. An essential ingredient in any trip to Israel, the tour includes bathing in the Dead Sea, basking in the healing mud and relaxing at the renowned Ein Gedi Spa. This full day Dead Sea, Ein Gedi tour departs early morning and returns by evening to your hotel.
One day tour Dead Sea – Ein Gedi Tour itinerary;
Situated on the edge of the Judean desert and the Dead Sea coast, the stunning oasis of Ein Gedi is regarded as one of Israel's most important sites of natural beauty. Within the Ein Gedi nature reserve are the ancient springs and waterfalls that sustain this delicate environment. The hostile desert and extreme arid climate in which Ein Gedi is found makes this extraordinary oasis even more remarkable. At Ein Gedi we walk through David Valley to the famous waterfall of Ein Gedi - David Falls. Along the route we take in the delightful scenery, thriving vegetation and we may even get to glimpse the local wildlife. During the day Ibex (mountain goats) and hyrax are often spotted while other species to be found include; wolves, foxes, hyenas and caracal. After our Ein Gedi tour we stop for a hearty lunch at the local Ein Gedi Kibbutz.
After lunch we continue to the Dead Sea coast. The Dead sea is the lowest point on earth and its enchanting scenery is unlike anything else on earth. The healing powers of the Dead Sea are renowned the world over and visitors come here from across the globe, not only for good health but also for the world-renowned Dead Sea mud beauty treatments. The beautiful desert scenery, superb views and serene atmosphere of the Dead Sea have attracted visitors throughout the ages. We spend the afternoon at the Dead Sea's famous Ein Gedi Spa, situated right on the coast, we enjoy the spa waters, get caked in the Dead Sea mud and spend some leisurely time gently floating in the splendid turquoise water while taking in the spectacular Dead Sea scenery. As the sunsets over the Dead Sea we shower and dress before heading back to the vehicle our return journey to the hotel.
Tour includes: private guide and vehicle. Entrance fees and lunch are not included in the tour price. A visit to Qumran, the site of the Dead Sea scrolls can be included in the tour with advance notice.
Not incl: hotels, meals and entrances fees - Modest clothing is required
Dead Sea coast
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