Leave Ashdod Port and combine sacred sights with Dead Sea delights on a full-day shore excursion, led by a private guide!
After visiting the Mount of Olives to soak up the views, head into Jerusalem’s Old City to visit the Western Wall, Via Dolorosa pilgrimage route, Muslim bazaar and more.
Then, travel through the Judean Desert to the northern shores of the Dead Sea for an afternoon of floating in the sea and bathing in mineral-rich mud.
This is only a sample itinerary highlighting the most famous sites; you can adjust your tour based off of your preferences.
Some optional additions to your tour may include:
Visit famous Israel Museum home of the Dead Sea Scrolls
Visit Mary’s Tomb in the Mountain of Olives
Visit the Friends of Zion Museum
Hike in Ein Gedi National park
Visit the Qumran caves
Upon arrival to the dock in Ashdod, you will meet our tour guide outside the Reception Hall. Your guide will be holding a sign with your name.
The tour guide and driver will guarantee that you make it back to the port in time for your cruise departure or overnight stay.
You will be walking roughly 2 kilometers and climbing stairs in the Old City, so wearing comfortable walking shoes is a must.
Please dress modestly (shoulders and knees covered) when visiting the Holy Sites of Jerusalem.
Beware that some places might not accept credit cards. You will be able to change money or some shops may accept foreign currency.
Must bring passport with you for Bethlehem.
When crossing into Bethlehem, there may be a bus change.
Travelers with special needs, (i.e. limited mobility and wheelchair bound persons) must inform us prior to booking their excursion.
The tour itinerary might be adapted or subject to change due to limitations of arrival/departure of your ship.
Up to 21 days before the tour there will be no cancellation fee, except for a $10 processing fee.
7-20 days before the tour, there will be a 50% cancellation fee, with the additional $10 processing fee.
1-6 day(s) before the tour, there will be a 100% cancellation fee.
*If there is an unforeseen circumstance, such as your ship does not dock in our port or for any sort of security reason, you will be refunded the full amount.