13 Days Israel and Jordan Tour

13 Days Israel and Jordan Tour | Overview

Join our special 13 days Israel and Jordan Tour. Our 13 Days Israel and Jordan Tour covers all the major sites Israel along with Jordan have to offer. Most of all, the 13 Days Israel and Jordan Tour is a once in a lifetime, journey to Israel! Don’t wait, Join our 13 Days Israel and Jordan Tour today!

Tel Aviv - Day 1 and Day 2

Friday Day 1 – Arrival in Israel : Ben Gurion Airport / Tel Aviv

Arrival at Ben Gurion Airport, where you will be met by a Shalom Journeys Representative and will be transferred to your hotel for check-in.

Overnight in Tel Aviv.

Saturday Day 2 – At leisure

Enjoy Saturday at leisure in Tel Aviv.

Overnight in Tel Aviv.

North Israel - Galilee Region and Golan - Day 3, 4 and 5

Sunday Day 3 – Caesarea / Megiddo / Druze village / Haifa

  • Drive along the coastal plain to Caesarea, once the Roman capital of the region; See the excavations of the Crusaders’ city, the Roman port, aqueduct and the amphitheater that has been restored to its former glory as a concert venue.
  • Proceed to Megiddo, identified as the site of Armageddon; Visit the archaeological excavations including the well-preserved water supply system.
  • Continue to Daliat-el- Carmel, a Druze village and enjoy a late lunch at a local restaurant.
  • Proceed via Mount Carmel to Haifa for a panoramic view of the Haifa bay and the golden domed Bahai shrine and gardens.

Overnight in a Kibbutz guesthouse

Monday Day 4 – Safed / Golan Heights / Winery

  • Drive to Safed, the center of Jewish mysticism; Visit the ancient synagogues and the artists’ colony.
  • Continue to the Golan Heights to see the former Syrian bunkers, Kuneitra and the new Israeli town of Katzrin. Stop at the Golan Winery for a tour and wine tasting;
  • Proceed to “Golan Magic” for a multimedia presentation of the area and its history .

Overnight in a Kibbutz guesthouse

Tuesday Day 5 – Sea of Galilee / Nazareth

  • Start the day with a visit to Nazareth; Visit the Church of Annunciation
  • Continue to Tiberias; Visit Capernaum to see the ruins of the synagogue and octagonal Church of St. Peter
  • Visit the Mount of Beatitudes, where Jesus delivered the sermon on the mount
  • Drive via Beit Shean to Beit Alpha to see the remains of the mosaic floor of an ancient synagogue depicting the zodiac.

Overnight in Jerusalem

Jerusalem (Old + New)/Dead Sea Region - Day 6, 7, 8, and 9

Wednesday Day 6 – Jerusalem (Old City)

  • Start the day with a magnificent panoramic view from Mount of Olives.
  • Drive to the Old City; Visit the Tomb of King David and the Room of Last Supper on Mt. Zion. Enter the walled city and walk through the newly restored Jewish quarter. Visit the Roman Cardo, the Herodian quarter and continue to the Western Wall.
  • Walk along the Via Dolorosa to the Church of Holy Sepulchre.
  • Continue to Bethlehem*; view Rachel’s tomb and proceed to visit the Church of Nativity and Manger’s Square.

Overnight in Jerusalem

Thursday Day 7 – Jerusalem (New City)

  • Drive to the Israel Museum; Visit the Shrine of the Book, where the Dead Sea scrolls are housed, and the miniature model of Jerusalem as it was during the Second Temple period
  • Proceed for a tour at the Knesset, Israel’s parliament.
  • Continue to visit Mount Hertzel cemetery and Yad Vashem, the memorial to the Holocaust
  • Drive through Mea Shearim, the ultra orthodox neighborhood in Jerusalem and learn about their unique lifestyle.
  • In the evening enjoy a middle eastern dinner followed by the spectacular “Sound & Lights” show** at the Tower of David Museum. (** Visit subject to weather conditions)

Overnight in Jerusalem

Friday Day 8 – Qumeran / Massada / Dead Sea

  • Drive through the Judean desert to the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth, almost 1300 feet (400 meters) below sea level.
  • Stop at Qumeran to visit the site where the Dead Sea scrolls were found.
  • Drive along the shores of the Dead Sea to Massada. Ascend by cable car and tour the ancient fortress where the Zealots made their last stand against the Romans before committing mass suicide in 73 AD. Descend by cable car.
  • Continue to the Dead Sea; Cover yourself with the mineral rich mud and experience floating in the Dead Sea** that many believe has its therapeutic effects. (** Visit subject to weather conditions)

Overnight in Jerusalem.

Saturday Day 9 – Leisure

Enjoy Jerusalem at leisure

Overnight in Jerusalem.

Jordan - Amman, Petra, Mt. Nebo - Day 10, 11, 12

Sunday Day 10 – Jerusalem / Sheikh Hussein Bridge / Jerash / Amman ***

  • Drive from Jerusalem to the Sheikh Hussein border crossing for procedures to enter Jordan.
  • Proceed to Jerash – city of the Decapolis, located about 45km north of Amman in the fertile heights of the Gilad. Visit the ancient Roman city with colonnaded streets, the baths and the hill of the top Temple etc.
  • Drive to Amman for a panoramic city tour of the Jordanian capital.

Overnight in Amman.

Monday Day 11 – Amman / Petra

  • After early breakfast, leave the hotel and travel south on the road to Wadi Musa, the modern village of Petra. Ride on horseback to the “Siq” (canyon) and then on foot to Petra, known as Sela Edom or red rock city, the ancient capital of the Nabateans from 3rd century B.C. to 2nd Century A.D. Visit the most interesting monuments such as the Treasury, El Khazneh (a tomb of a Nabatean king) then the field of tombs, obelisks, the altar, (Al Madhbah) – from this point you can view the whole of the rock city, then back to Wadi Musa village.

Overnight in Petra.

Tuesday Day 12 – Amman / Madaba / Mt. Nebo / Tel Aviv

  • Drive to Madaba to see the ancient mosaic map of the Holy Land and ruins of historical sites.
  • Continue about 10kms to Mount Nebo; where Moses viewed the Promised Land. From there you will see the Jordan Valley, Jericho and the Dead Sea.
  • Visit the remains of the Byzantine church with a mosaic floor.
  • Drive to the border and onwards to Tel Aviv.

*** The sequence of the tour, border crossing points used, hotels used and sites visited may be amended due to circumstances.

Overnight in Tel Aviv.

Tel Aviv/Ben Gurion Airport - Day 13

Wednesday Day 13 – Tel Aviv to Ben Gurion Airport – Departure Back to the USA

Following Breakfast we will be transferred to Ben Gurion Airport for our return flight home.

Land Services Include the Following:

TRANSFERS

  • Sharing transfer on arrival and departure (from/to Ben Gurion Airport)
  • Transfer to and from the Jordan border

HOTELS

  • 12 nights accommodation
    • 2 Nights in Tel Aviv
    • 2 Nights at Kibbutz Lavi
    • 5 Nights in Jerusalem
    • 2 Nights in Jordan (1 in Amman, 1 in Petra)

TOURING

  • 9 touring days as per itinerary, with English speaking guide
  • All Entrance fees to the sites visited as per itinerary

MEALS INCLUDED

  • Breakfast Daily
  • Dinner Daily at your Kibbutz Hotel
  • Dinner Daily in Jordan 
  • Dinner in Jerusalem on Thursday followed by a Sound and Light show at David Citadel
  • Lunch at a Druze village on Sunday

Optional Extras:

  • VIP Airport Service – $145 Total
  • Room Upgrades – Ask for Details 
  • Travel Insurance with CSA – Ask for Details
  • Cell Phone Rentals 

Please Note – The hotels appearing in the table might be replaced with similar ones.

Rates do not include border taxes (approximately $48.00 – subject to change) and visa. A valid visa to Jordan is required.

HOTEL PLAN

Plan A

Plan B

Plan C

 Plan D

Tel Aviv Dan-Deluxe room Carlton-Superior room Dan Panorama Renaissance-Sea View room
Galilee Kibbutz Lavi-Hadar wing Kibbutz Lavi-Hadar wing Kibbutz Lavi-Eden wing Kibbutz Lavi-Eden wing
Jerusalem King David-Deluxe New City View room Inbal-Superior New City View room Dan Panorama Crowne Plaza-Deluxe room
Amman Amman Marriot Amman Marriot Regency Palace Regency Palace
Petra Petra Marriot Petra Marriot Nabatean Castle Nabatean Castle
Tours starting on Per person Per person 3rd pax Per person Per person 3rd pax Per person Per person 3rd pax Per person Per person 3rd pax
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2017
March 3 4,206 6,527 2,720 3,340 4,858 2,797 3,041 4,287 1,980 2,965 4,192 2,342
March 10 4,206 6,527 2,720 3,340 4,858 2,797 3,041 4,287 1,980 2,965 4,192 2,342
March 17 4,206 6,527 2,720 3,340 4,858 2,797 3,041 4,287 1,980 2,965 4,192 2,342
March 24 4,206 6,527 2,720 3,340 4,858 2,797 3,041 4,287 1,980 2,965 4,192 2,342
March 31 TOURS ARE CANCELLED
April 7 14
April 21 4,177 6,469 2,720 3,571 5,320 2,797 3,041 4,287 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
April 28 4,552 7,214 2,720 3,718 5,614 2,797 3,041 4,287 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
May 5 4,552 7,214 2,720 3,718 5,614 2,797 3,041 4,287 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
May 12 4,552 7,214 2,720 3,718 5,614 2,797 3,041 4,287 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
May 19 4,552 7,214 2,720 3,718 5,614 2,797 3,041 4,287 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
May 26 TOUR IS CANCELLED
June 2 4,552 7,214 2,720 3,840 5,859 2,797 3,097 4,399 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
June 9 4,552 7,214 2,720 3,840 5,859 2,797 3,097 4,399 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
June 16 4,552 7,214 2,720 3,840 5,859 2,797 3,097 4,399 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
June 23 4,552 7,214 2,720 3,840 5,859 2,797 3,097 4,399 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
June 30 4,552 7,214 2,720 3,840 5,859 2,797 3,097 4,399 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
July 7 4,552 7,214 2,720 3,840 5,859 2,797 3,097 4,399 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
July 14 4,380 6,870 2,747 3,652 5,474 2,824 3,209 4,660 2,003 3,041 4,338 2,366
July 21 4,380 6,870 2,747 3,652 5,474 2,824 3,209 4,660 2,003 3,041 4,338 2,366
July 28 4,380 6,870 2,747 3,652 5,474 2,824 3,209 4,660 2,003 3,041 4,338 2,366
August 4 4,380 6,870 2,747 3,652 5,474 2,824 3,209 4,660 2,003 3,041 4,338 2,366
August 11 4,380 6,870 2,747 3,652 5,474 2,824 3,209 4,660 2,003 3,041 4,338 2,366
August 18 4,380 6,870 2,747 3,652 5,474 2,824 3,209 4,660 2,003 3,041 4,338 2,366
August 25 4,245 6,597 2,747 3,568 5,306 2,824 3,075 4,349 2,003 3,027 4,310 2,366
September 1 4,245 6,597 2,747 3,568 5,306 2,824 3,075 4,349 2,003 3,027 4,310 2,366
September 8 4,245 6,597 2,747 3,568 5,306 2,824 3,075 4,349 2,003 3,027 4,310 2,366
September 15, 22, 29 TOURS ARE CANCELLED
October 6
October 13 4,602 7,272 2,786 3,907 5,946 2,863 3,122 4,385 2,061 3,073 4,358 2,408
October 20 4,602 7,272 2,786 3,907 5,946 2,863 3,122 4,385 2,061 3,073 4,358 2,408
October 27 4,602 7,272 2,786 3,907 5,946 2,863 3,122 4,385 2,061 3,073 4,358 2,408
November 3 4,535 7,185 2,720 3,508 5,194 2,797 3,041 4,287 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
November 10 4,535 7,185 2,720 3,508 5,194 2,797 3,041 4,287 1,980 3,007 4,276 2,342
November 17 3,956 6,028 2,706 3,446 5,073 2,783 2,764 3,736 1,966 2,918 4,100 2,280
November 24 3,956 6,028 2,706 3,446 5,073 2,783 2,764 3,736 1,966 2,918 4,100 2,280
December 1 3,956 6,028 2,706 3,446 5,073 2,783 2,764 3,736 1,966 2,918 4,100 2,280
December 8 3,956 6,028 2,706 3,446 5,073 2,783 2,764 3,736 1,966 2,918 4,100 2,280
December 15 4,180 6,476 2,706 3,775 5,731 2,783 2,908 4,024 2,156 2,855 3,974 2,280
December 22 4,553 7,178 2,773 3,929 5,994 2,850 3,221 4,586 2,523 2,920 4,056 2,345
December 29 4,553 7,178 2,773 3,513 5,161 2,850 3,021 4,186 2,237 2,920 4,056 2,345
2018
January 5 3,867 5,856 2,706 3,467 5,115 2,783 2,764 3,736 1,966 2,855 3,974 2,280
January 12 3,867 5,856 2,706 3,467 5,115 2,783 2,764 3,736 1,966 2,855 3,974 2,280
January 19 3,867 5,856 2,706 3,467 5,115 2,783 2,764 3,736 1,966 2,855 3,974 2,280
January 26 3,867 5,856 2,706 3,467 5,115 2,783 2,764 3,736 1,966 2,855 3,974 2,280
February 2 3,867 5,856 2,706 3,467 5,115 2,783 2,764 3,736 1,966 2,855 3,974 2,280
February 9 3,867 5,856 2,706 3,467 5,115 2,783 2,764 3,736 1,966 2,855 3,974 2,280
February 16 3,867 5,856 2,706 3,467 5,115 2,783 2,764 3,736 1,966 2,855 3,974 2,280
February 23 4,035 6,191 2,706 3,467 5,115 2,783 2,893 3,993 1,966 2,855 3,974 2,280