Join this 2-day classic tour combining the coast of Israel with the Golan Heights. Drive all the way north to Rosh Hanikra on the Lebanese border, along the way visit some ancient sites such as Caesarea and the city of Akko declared by UNESCO as a world heritage site. Continue to the Golan Heights, a former Syrian territory extending on the east side of the Sea of Galilee north to Mt. Hermon, is a fascinating territory, rich in history and archaeology. Nature has given special beauty to this land. Tour the Golan Heights focusing on its military history, archaeology and present situation, meet the Druze people of the Golan, enjoy a great view of the Sea of Galilee, ascend to Mt.Bental on the Israeli/Syrian borderline, view of the Syrian territory, Mt.Hermon and the northern part of the Golan.
Languages and Prices
A seat in a tourist vehicle sharing with other passengers.
Service of a licensed guide in English.
A tourist vehicle.
Accommodaion in a double room at a tourist class hotel/guest house in the Galilee.
Breakfast at hotel.
Prices are quoted in USD per person sharing a double room.
Accommodation in a tourist class hotel on BB (bed & breakfast) in the Galilee.
Supplement for a single room $70 per night.
This 2 day tour is a combination of the daily tours "The Coastal Route" and the "Golan Height".
The sequence of the touring days may change.
Confirmation of the tour is subject to hotel availability.
Head cover, comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
Economy class:a group in a tourist bus, (Business class is not available in this tour).
We recommend to book the tour at least 72 hours in advance.
Drive north along the Sharon Coast to Caesarea Maritima, its antiquities park is one of Israel’s most impressive parks, housing unique buildings from various periods, standing side by side over an area of 500 dunams (125 acres), there are architectural remains from the Hellenistic period (the 3rd century BCE) to the Crusader period (the 12th century), when Caesarea was a port city and spent many years as Israel’s capital.
Visit the Roman theater, see the recent archaeological excavations with Marine Palace, the Hippodrome, the Bath house, walk into the Crusader city, view of the Ancient Port, the Byzantine street and the Aqueduct.
Continue to the city of Haifa, the 3rd largest city of Israel and its main sea port, ascend Mt.Carmel, enjoy a panoramic view of the city, the Bay and the Bahai Gardens (world center of the Bahai faith).
Proceed to the city of Akko, the capital of the Crusaders kingdom 800 years ago, today an Unseco’s heritage site. Enter the Old city for a walking tour, visit the Underground Crusader city, the Knight Halls and St. John’s crypt, walk through the Templar escape tunnel, see the Arab bazaar, the Fishing port, the Pillars Inn, the Pizan Quarter and the Sea Wall.
We continue to Rosh Hanikra passing Kibbutz Lochamei Hagetaot (the Ghetto Fighters) and the city of Naharia, enjoy the view of the Galilee Coastand the Border to Lebanon, descend by a cable car to the magnificent Marine grottoes for a visit.
We travel to the Sea of Galilee, view of Kibbutz Degania that withstood a heavy attack of the Syrian army in 1948. Continue further eastward ascending to the Golan Heights overlooking the Yarmuch River and Hammat Gader on the border line between Israel and Jordan.
Stop at Hashalom lookout, a breathtaking observation point overlooking the Sea of Galilee and Tiberias. Travel through the Golan Heights southern plateau, view of former syrian fortifications and the modern Israeli settlements, proceed to Katzrin where we visit the Talmudic village with its ancient synagogue.
Proceed to Mt. Bental overlooking Syria and Kuneitra, view of Mt.Hermon and the northern part of the Golan.
Return to Tel Aviv ending till 19:00.
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We collect from most of the hotels in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, as well as from the major hotels in Netanya and Herzliya. Simply select your hotel from the list of hotels while registering for the desired tour and wait in the hotel lobby at the time indicated. The driver will pick you up from the hotel lobby.
Group tours depart from Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Herzliya and Netanya. If your hotel is in one of these cities but is not on the list, please contact us by email and we will provide the nearest pick up location with directions.
On multi-day/weekly tours your luggage accompanies you. Please coordinate the number of suitcases you intend bringing with the office by using the special comments box. It should be noted that we attend to the safety of your belongings but cannot take responsibility for them.
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