On our one day Masada and Dead Sea tour, you'll head off via Jerusalem through the Judean Desert and take in its beautiful barren dunes, which have formed the backdrop of so many historical events.
This is a private tour for a maximum of 4 people. This means that you will be able to set the pace of the tour, ask questions throughout the day to your dedicated private tour guide and enjoy traveling in a private vehicle. ...
Start the Masada tour by hearing from our experienced tour guides about Masada's construction, history and the tragic events that took place there while you are taking a cable car up to the top of the Masada fortress. You'll be able to see the Dead Sea and the whole surrounding area on the way up, as well as appreciate the amazing engineering efforts it must have taken to build it.
Next head to the Dead Sea for our Dead Sea tour where you can enjoy the therapeutic benefits of the mineral-rich mud as well as experience the unusual sensation of 'floating' in the Dead Sea .
There is much said about the therapeutic qualities of the Dead Sea minerals and mud, including alleviating several skin conditions. Whether this is something you suffer from or not, you'll see the benefits to your skin of the Dead Sea mineral mud.
You will also have the opportunity to visit the Dead Sea products shop where you can purchase some of the best beauty products in the world.
This is a day tour that combines education with relaxation, so you'll be sure both your mind and body will thank you.
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:
Hike in Ein Gedi National park
Visit the Qumran caves
“Lunch and Swim” package at the Crowne Plaza Dead Sea Hotel