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Israel: Timeless Wonders 2023

March 23 - April 03, 2023
Length: 12 days
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Encounter Israel’s vibrant cultural capital, Tel Aviv, including the “White City” district of Bauhaus architecture, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Operated by Odysseys Unlimited

Tour Highlights

  • Encounter Israel’s vibrant cultural capital, Tel Aviv, including the “White City” district of Bauhaus architecture, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • Visit the ancient port of Jaffa with its lively shops and cafes.
  • See the Roman ruins at Caesarea and visit the artists’ village of Ein Hod, set at the foot of Mt. Carmel overlooking the sea.
  • Stay overnight at a hotel on the grounds of a working kibbutz founded in 1948.
  • Experience the biblical sites of Nazareth, Jesus’ boyhood home; Capernaum; the Mount of Beatitudes; and Tiberias on the Sea of Galilee.
  • Have lunch at a family-run dairy farm and visit medieval Safed, center of Jewish mysticism and an artists’ colony.
  • Tour the archaeological site of Beit Shean, where ongoing excavations have revealed the ruins of numerous cities dating as far back as the 4th century BCE.
  • Stay for five nights at the legendary King David hotel in Jerusalem, the “City of Gold.”  
  • Tour Jerusalem’s legendary sites:  Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial, the Israel Museum, the Old City, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, and the Western Wall.
  • Savor an ethnic cooking class and sample local wines in the picturesque village of Ein Karem.
  • Explore the Qumran Caves, where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered, and the mountain fortress ruins of Masada, a UNESCO site.
  • Enjoy a unique opportunity to float in the Dead Sea. 
  • Discover the astonishing “rose-red” city of Petra and experience Jordan’s capital Amman with an optional 5-day/4-night post-tour extension.

  • Elimination of Penalty on Tour Deposits (2023) As a final initiative, Odysseys Unlimited has decided to waive the $200 per person penalty associated with tour deposits. Effective immediately, each guest’s $500 per person deposit will be fully refundable up until the final payment due date: 95 days prior to tour departure.
  • For Information about Odysseys Unlimited’s COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols, please check out our attached document listed under the Additional Resources.

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