Depart Tel Aviv via the Judean Hills to the Dead Sea, the lowest place on earth; Drive along the shores of the Dead Sea to Massada where you will learn about the heroic story of the Jewish fighters. Ascend by cable car and tour the mountain fortress built by king Herod, where the Zealots of the first century made their last stand against the Romans. Visit the remains of the walls, palace, synagogue, water cisterns, mosaic floors, roman baths and other findings. Descend by Cable Car. Continue to the Dead Sea; Enjoy the unique opportunity to float in the Dead Sea and cover yourself with the mineral rich mud, that many believe has its therapeutic effects. Return to point of departure.
Sites we will visit
- Massada mountain fortress
- Dead Sea - The lowest place on earth
- Dead Sea cosmetic products shop
- Private government licensed Tour guide
- Hotel pickup & drop-off
- Entrance fees
- All tours are conducted by government licensed guides and in comfortable air-conditioned vehicles.
Our tours are available in various languages.
- Online booking is available up to 24 hours prior to departure date
Entrance fees & meals are NOT included.
Changes in program may occur due to holidays, weather conditions, force majeure or unforeseen circumstances.
Passengers with special needs: wheelchairs, carriages or baby seats need to notify us of their needs in advance.
Tourists are obliged to stay with the guide at all times; modest dress is required for visiting holy sites.
Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Hat, bathing suit, towel and sun screen for Dead Sea tours.
Valuable belongings should never be left unattended in the vehicle. Rent-a-Guide will not accept responsibility for any loss, injury or damage.
The tour will not be operated on Yom Kippur
Based on local tax laws, Israeli citizens must pay VAT. This tax is not automatically calculated in the total cost of the reservation and must be paid after booking.
On Saturdays & Holidays a supplement of $165 will apply.