Masada and the Dead Sea Day Trip from Jerusalem

Duration: 9 hours
Destination: Israel, Jerusalem District, Jerusalem
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  • 9 hours
  • Jerusalem
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Cancellable

Overview

Discover two of Israel's must-see sights on this memorable day trip from Jerusalem. You'll explore the legendary ruins of Masada and King Herod's palaces, and enjoy a therapeutic visit to the famous Dead Sea. This unforgettable day trip also passes the setting of one of the New Testament's most famous parables, the Good Samaritan.

Due to maintenance working of the cable car, the site of Masada will be closed between January 13th-27th 2019. 

As a substitution, tour will visit at Qumran caves and Baptism site on the Jordan River.

Highlights

  • All entrance fees included
  • Day trip (destination A to B)
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: En Gedi Nature Reserve, Route 90 Road 90 Israel

See Ein Gedi natural reserve

Pass By: Qumran Caves, Wadi Qumran Palestinian Territories

See Qumran caves where the Dead sea scrolls were found

Stop At: Dead Sea, Israel

Float and mud yourself at the Dead sea

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Masada National Park, Masada 8698000 Israel

Visit Masada

Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Professional guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Cable Car up to Masada
  • Entry/Admission - Dead Sea
  • Entry/Admission - Masada National Park

Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 12 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Minimum age is 4 years
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered


Departure Time

8:30 AM

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

9 hours

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

User's Reviews

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Jacinto M

I went on this trip with my mom and aunt, both senior citizens. This is my 2nd time on tour and first for my seniors. The story of Masada has always intrigued me. Sagi, our guide has made the tour highly educational and entertaining for me and my seniors. The difference with the other tours is that Sagi has made sure he knows all the names of his 22 tourists and that we are all comfortable with each other. Ending: fantastic tour with people who sre all from Planet Earth, living in different countries like the Philippines, Thailand, Spain, Germany, Japan, Fiji, US, Holland and Cape Verde, among others! With them, i saw a world thats diverse, very happy and full of love!

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robertson.nicky

We had an amazing experience. The driver picked us up on time and made sure we arrived safely. Our guide Daniel(Danny) was very helpful and could explain alot about the region, history and current situation. Pace was good.

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Hugo C

My friend and I did this tour 22/09/2019
We had a lovely lady by the name Dorit a jew national as a tour guide.
We were really happy with her.
She had so much knowledge about the history of the places we visited and happily answered questions about how Jewish people live.
Dorit definitely made our tour a very interesting and unforgetable one.

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beverley g

We had a great guide Itama rK and it was a fantastic day trip maybe another 1/2 at the dead sea would work

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Grady Zachary S

I was hesitant to book this tour due to some mixed reviews, but I am glad I did. Pick up was a little delayed, but not more than 15 minutes. Our guide, Danny, was EXCELLENT. He was so friendly and informative it made the whole trip come alive. He was very accommodating and made sure to keep the group on track. I did not feel rushed at the Dead Sea as others said, it was enough time.

User's Picture Gallery

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Amazing place to experience!

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Dwelling foundations unearthed at Tell es-Sultan in Jericho, Jerusalem

Dwelling foundations unearthed at Tell es-Sultan in Jericho, Jerusalem by Abraham via Wikipedia ~ used under CC license

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The Guide explaining
the history.

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Masada.

On the tram going up to Masada looking down at the snake path and the Dead Sea in the back.

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Masada

Touring the site.

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Masad

Ruins in Masada

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The Masada

The Masada

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Dead Sea Mud Bath

Fun, once-in-a-life experience-mud bath in the Dead Sea!

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Masada

our group

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Masada

looking down...

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DEAD SEA

DEAD SEA

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TOP OF THE MOUNTAIN

MASADA

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Dead Sea from Masada

View from Masada fort

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The Judean Desert, Jericho, Jerusalem

The Judean Desert, Jericho, Jerusalem

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Masada

Snake Path along the mountain side

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Masada

Ruins of the thermal baths

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