Joining a tour is a great way to explore Israel, popular places to visit include Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Tel Aviv and the coast. There are year round itineraries and summer trips available for solo travellers, couples, groups and families. Touring Israel is popular with people hoping to experience culture and history, whilst visiting some of the most famous destinations in the world.
Adventure Tours in Israel
Book a Tour to Israel
There are lots of different tours and operators running trips all year round, all are unique and have different itineraries. You might want to choose a tour based on price or place visited. The three main cities in Israel which you might want to visit include Jerusalem (an ancient destination where East meets West) Tel Aviv (young vibrant atmosphere) and Haifa (located on the beautiful Med). Other places you might want to add to an itinerary include Masada, The Dead Sea, Yad Vashem, Israel Museum, Caesarea National Park, The Galilee and the Baha'i Gardens in Haifa.
Exploring Israel on overland tours is very popular, most trips usually start and finish in either Tel Aviv or Jerusalem. In Tel Aviv you can relax on the beach, explore the Old Quarter, enjoy the culture of the city and experience it's famous nightlife. You will then travel overland seeing the best destinations in Israel including the Baha'i Gardens, Sea of Galilee, Dead Sea and the facsinating city of Jeruslem. There are also Israel tours where you can go overland and visit more than one country, to view more about these trips check out our Egypt tours and Jordan tours.
Some overland tours start in Egypt and then cross from Dahab into Israel where the first stop off is usually the Dead Sea and Mount Masada. This is a really fun destination, there will be time to float and a relax in the dense water, before you will go to see King Herod's hilltop fortress of Mt Masada. From the Dead Sea you will usually next visit Jerusalem and explore this city with a local guide. In stark contrast to Jerusalem, Tel Aviv is a modern bustling hedonistic city. Time can be spent browsing in Boutique shopping areas, sipping a cocktail or two or just relaxing down at the beach.
Most tours have a maximum group size of 12 people and there are departures every month all year round. Israel is a country that is frequently in the news and travel advice can change at any time. Should it be impossible for Israel tours to run, operators will endeavour to place you on a different tour in the region and make arrangements to use the extra time to see further sights and attractions in nearby countries. There are also tours in Israel for all budgets and requirements, our tours are all affordable.
Religious Tours of Israel
On these tours you will learn a lot about the country and see some of the most significat religious sites in the world from an experienced guide. Cultural opportunities in Israel can include hiring a bike and exploring the spectacular Galilee lake to visiting ancient Bethlehem. Most religious tours in Jerusalem include a guided morning walking tour of the 4 quarters of the Old City, including Western (Wailing) Wall, Via Dolorosa and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. You should get free time to explore when u can visit such places as Temple Mount and Jerusalem's enduring symbol, Thne Dome of the Rock. From Jerusalem you can take the option to visit Bethlehem, a popular holy place of pilgrimage.
Israel Tours for Solo Travellers
Our tours are perfect if you are travelling solo and would like to meet other people and travel in a group. You will get to meet other international travellers and get taken to the best locations in the country with an experienced guide. Most of our tours specifically cater for the 18-35 age group and are a really popular option due to meeting other people, getting day-to-day activities, hotel check-ins, selected meals, accommodation and also transport/guides included in the price. Don't worry if you are slightly older, most tours accept all ages.
Israel Budget Tours
We have a selection of tours for all budgets, so whether you are looking to explore on the cheap or you have a bit more money to spend you will be able to find a trip to match your interests. Our website features lots of cheap tours allowing you to discover the highlights of the country and not break the bank.
City & Day Tours
Short for time? Want to see the highlights as quick as possible? There are day tours available to book throughout the country. Popular options include city tours where a local guide will usually show you the sights. These types of tours can be booked as part of a group or you can spend a little extra and get a private tour. Some city tours are totally free but you might be expected to give a tip.
- Accommodation: Usually travellers of the same sex will share a twin room, but there is also the option to pay a little extra and get a private room. Accommodation can vary depending on the tour and location. Some tours also include homestays which allow for a facsinating cultural exchange.
- Group Sizes: Typical group sizes are around 8-18 travellers with an average of 12 but this can vary between the tour and operator.
- Transport: On most tours you will travel overland in a private small tour van.
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