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Signature Israel 2021-22


9 days from $7,595 per person

Private Journey

Discover a land held sacred by three faiths, visiting places where events recorded in the Bible unfolded, from Jerusalem to Nazareth, on an immersive independent journey that reveals the complex history of the land, its people and sacred sites.

A&K Advantages

  • Walk the bustling streets of the Old City of Jerusalem, where people of diverse faiths live side by side
  • Explore at a relaxed pace, with four days in Jerusalem, visiting the Western Wall, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Via Dolorosa
  • Visit Yad Vashem, with its stunning architecture, Israel’s memorial to the victims of the Holocaust
  • Delve into the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Masada, the last stronghold of the Jewish Zealots
  • See biblical sites along the Sea of Galilee and visit the site of the Sermon on the Mount

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Tel Aviv, Israel
Day 2
Caesarea & Acre | Capitals & Seaports
Day 3
Sea of Galilee | IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF JESUS
Day 4
Nazareth | Sites of the New Testament
Day 5
Jerusalem | Spiritual Epicenter
Day 6
Jerusalem | Design Your Day
Day 7
Jerusalem | Yad Vashem
Day 8
Masada | Zealot Stronghold
Day 9
Depart Tel Aviv
Day 1
Arrive Tel Aviv, Israel

Arrive in Tel Aviv, where you are met and transferred to your hotel.

Dan Tel Aviv Hotel
Day 2
Caesarea & Acre | Capitals & Seaports

Take a scenic, coastal drive to the ancient Roman capital, Caesarea, where Herod laid out a classical city. Near its amphitheater, view a partial inscription mentioning Pontius Pilate. Then, visit the seaport cities of Haifa and Acre, the latter a UNESCO World Heritage Site. While at Acre, tour the Knights’ Halls, the Crusaders’ main fortress and palace; view the El Jazzar Mosque (White Mosque); and see covered markets. Continue to Tiberias and your hotel, which occupies a historic building along the Sea of Galilee.

Scots Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 3
Sea of Galilee | IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF JESUS

See St. Peter’s House and Tabgha, where the miracle of the loaves and fishes is said to have occurred. In the afternoon, visit the Mount of Beatitudes, site of the Sermon on the Mount, then continue to the Golan Heights, a rocky plateau with a rich history of strategic importance.

Scots Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 4
Nazareth | Sites of the New Testament

Visit Nazareth, where Jesus spent much of his life. See the Basilica of the Annunciation, built on the traditional site of Mary’s home; Mary’s Well, where an angel is said to have visited; and the basement of the Church of St. Joseph, purported site of Joseph’s carpentry workshop. Continue overland through the Jordan Valley to the Decapolis city of Beit Shean. Arrive in Jerusalem this afternoon. Enjoy the remainder of your day at leisure.

The King David
Meals: Breakfast
Day 5
Jerusalem | Spiritual Epicenter

Today, drive to the Mount of Olives for a view of the city overlooking the Temple Mount (or Al Haram el-Sharif). Visit the Garden of Gethsemane where, according to the Bible, Jesus prayed with his disciples before his crucifixion. Then, explore the fascinating, history-rich Old City of Jerusalem, built by King David in 1004 BC. Stop first at the Western Wall, one of Judaism’s most sacred sites. View the Temple Mount area with its Dome of the Rock; and the Davidson Center, where artwork and archaeological finds take you back through the ages. In the Christian Quarter, stroll the Via Dolorosa, the street traversed by Jesus when he was bearing his cross, and stop at the Convent of Zion Sisters (Antonia Fortress), where Pontius Pilate tried Jesus. Passing the Stations of the Cross through bazaars of the Old City, arrive at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, reputed site of Jesus’ crucifixion and resurrection.

The King David
Meals: Breakfast
Day 6
Jerusalem | Design Your Day

After breakfast this morning, enjoy one of these Design Your Day activities.

Explore the Historic Jewish Quarter for site visits of the stunning new discoveries excavated at the City of David.

See More of the Christian Quarter, with the opportunity to view the tomb at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.

Revisit the Old City to See the Tower of David and wander myriad alleyways, home to local merchants for centuries.

Return to your luxurious hotel for an evening at leisure.

The King David
Meals: Breakfast
Day 7
Jerusalem | Yad Vashem

Pass the Knesset (Israel’s Parliament) en route to the Israel Museum, where you view the Shrine of the Book, home to a selection of the famous Dead Sea Scrolls. See a fascinating model of Jerusalem as it was during the time of the Second Temple. Then visit Yad Vashem, a vast Holocaust memorial on the Mount of Remembrance and a leading institution for Shoah research. Drive to Bethlehem, located in the West Bank, to see the Church of the Nativity, the traditional birthplace of Jesus.

The King David
Meals: Breakfast
Day 8
Masada | Zealot Stronghold

Drive along the Dead Sea to Masada, where you ascend by cable car to the last stronghold of the Jewish Zealots; here, Israelite fighters held out for three years against the invading Roman army before taking their own lives rather than allowing themselves to be enslaved. Stop at the Dead Sea before returning to Jerusalem.

The King David
Meals: Breakfast
Day 9
Depart Tel Aviv

Transfer to the airport and board your flight.

Meals: Breakfast


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Minimum age is 10 years.

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