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Bethlehem, Jericho and Jordan River from Tel Aviv

3.4 / 5

18 reviews

Bethlehem, Jericho and Jordan River from Tel Aviv

From US$ 99 per person

The Bethlehem, Jericho, and Jordan River Tour are available twice every week. Visit four of the region’s most interesting destinations.

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  • Tour Bethlehem, the city where Jesus was born
  • Ascend via cable car to the Mount of Temptations and enjoy a guided tour of the monastery in Jericho
  • Float in the waters of the Dead Sea at a private beach
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After your 6:30 AM pick-up from Tel Aviv, head to Bethlehem to explore the city before it becomes bustling with other groups. Discover the birthplace of Jesus and the Church of the Nativity. Descending through the Judean Desert, reach Jericho, the lowest city on Earth, and explore the Mount of Temptation.  Explore the Mount of Temptation, ascending by cable car. The cable car ticket is not included and costs approximatel $16. Stop at the Jordan River, Qasr al Yahud Baptismal Site, where according to tradition, Jesus was baptized by John the Baptist.  Return to Tel Aviv at around 6:30 PM. Note that the order of sites is subject to change.
  • Transportation from Tel Aviv to all sites
  • Guide in Bethlehem, Jericho and Qasr al Yahud site
  • Entrance fee to the cable car in Jericho (16$)
  • Food and drink
  • Personal expenses

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Pickup is from the Israeli Textile Center, Kaufmanm Street 2 (Corner of Shenkar and Kaufmann St.) at 6:30 AM. Arrive 15 minutes before the activity starts.

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Important information

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  • Wearing modest clothing is recommended
  • Please note that the order of the itinerary will be subject to change
  • Entering the Church of Nativity will be time dependent and crowd permitting
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3.4 /5

based on 18 reviews

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Alles in allem gut

Die Höhlen von Qumram haben wir nicht gesehen, angeboten wurde lediglich ein Film darüber, teurer Eintritt. In Bethlehem lotste uns der Führer in einen Souvenirladen, ca eine halbe Stunde lang mussten wir uns dort aufhalten. In der Geburtskirche wollte er seinen Frust über die (bösen) Israelis los werden. Guides sollten sich neutral verhalten. Mit fen anderen Guides war ich zufrieden.

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March 10, 2018


I was very disappointed when we got to Bethlehem and weren’t able to go into the cave where Jesus was born. I felt the tour guide was rushing us and did not have the patience to wait. Once we got to the sheapards field we stood outside waiting for 20 mins for the same tour guide to appear and he rushed through that part of the tour as well saying I have to hurry because you have other places to go. I know it’s a lot to see in one day but I felt he still should have taken his time. Instead he told me I can just go and look on YouTube to see the place Jesus was born since I couldn’t go inside. If I would have known that I never would have taken this tour.

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April 12, 2019

Wasn't as you would hope for. Dead hours waiting around at the start. Literally a rush to get to 'shop', not taking in the sites as suggested. Massively disappointed

April 11, 2019

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