(HTA 24)

10 days / 9 nights

Included in the tour:

9 nights accommodations.
Sightseeing: mentioned below in the program.
Admissions to: mentioned below in the program.
Deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach throughout.
Multilingual escort throughout tour.

Note: in Israel, tours of holy sites require modest dress
(no shorts or sleeveless shirts for men or women), head covering passports required for entrance into the Knesset, Which might be closed without prior notice . on Fridays there is no entrance to the temple mount, or passing through Jericho.
on Saturday or Jewish holidays no entrance to Rachel's tomb.


Day 1

Arrive at Ben Gurion International Airport, meet, and assist you through customs.
Board your motorcoach to transfer eastwards Jerusalem, the rest of the day is free to explore this Holyland City.
Overnight: The Hotel


Day 2

Morning, a walking tour through the Old City, which includes the recently restored Jewish Quarter, visit the ' Cardo ' and the Western Wall, the only remnant left of the outer wall of the Second Temple. Proceed to the Temple Mount, visit the Dome of the Rock and El-Aksa Mosque. Walk the 14 Stations of the way of the Cross (Via Dolorosa), through the Moslem and the Christian Quarters, to the Church of the Holy Sepulchre.
Enjoy a magnificent view of the Old City from the Mount of Olives, visit King David's Tomb, the Dormition Abbey, and the Room of the Last Supper on Mount Zion.
Then Proceed to Bethlehem, visit the Church of the Nativity, tour the site marking the birthplace of Jesus.
Visit Rachel's Tomb on the way back to Jerusalem.
Overnight: The Hotel.


Day 3

Morning, drive via the Judean Desert eastwards the Dead Sea, about 400 meters below sea level (lowest spot on Earth ).
Visit Massada, remains of the fortress built by Herod the Great, and the last stronghold of the Zealots.
Take a chance for a unique bathing experience in the Dead Sea. Continue through the desert oasis of Ein Gedi, then via Jericho, the lowest and oldest
city in the world, back to Jerusalem.
Overnight: The Hotel


Day 4

Morning, check out and drive in a visit to Jerusalem( the New City ).
Visit the Israeli Parliament, the Knesset, passing the President's Mansion.
On to the Bible Lands Museum, which houses fascinating collections depicting the cultures and civilizations of the ancient lands of the Bible.
Continue for a visit to "Yad Vashem", a memorial to the six million Jews who perished in the Holocaust. Then drive back to Rafah Border, cross it to the Sinai Peninsula, then cross the Suez Canal to arrive Cairo by night, where you check in your hotel.
Overnight: The Hotel


Day 5

Morning departure to Giza, visiting one of the seven wonders of the world "The Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mycerinus".
Not far from the Pyramids, you explore and photograph "The Great Sphinx of Giza", that large statue which is the one of most famous monuments in the whole world. Then visit the capital of Upper and Lower Egypt some 5000 years ago, "Memphis". We continue to visit the first pyramid has been built in ancient Egypt "Sakkara".
Through this historic route, you visit the factories of handmade carpets and papyrus and perfumes institutes.
Overnight: The Hotel



Day 6

Starting our tour by visiting the Egyptian Museum, which offers visitors a chance to acquaint themselves with Egypt's ancient history over a period of 50 centuries. Afterward, we begin a sightseeing tour of Old Cairo, visiting the Citadel, its construction was initiated in 1776, and visiting the Alabaster Mosque.
Facing the Citadel is the Mosque of Sultan Hassan, perhaps the most majestic monument of Arab architecture in Egypt.
The tour also includes a visit to Khan el Khalili, a famous Cairo bazaar, dating back to the late 14th century.
Overnight: The Hotel


Day 7

This morning, board your motorcoach northwestward to Alexandria, "the Pearl of the Mediterranean".
On the way to the hotel, we tour the city along the intriguing coastal route.
This evening is free to enjoy the many thrills Alexandria offers.
Overnight: The Hotel.


Day 8

This morning, we begin our tour by visiting the Graeco Roman Museum, where are around 40.000 invaluable relics.
Near the Port, we visit "The Catacombs", which consist of three tiers hewn out of the rock at a depth of 100 ft. A brief visit of "Pompey's, Pillar" a huge granite pillar dating back to 297A.D.
This afternoon you have an overlooking of the most exquisite beach on the eastern tip of Alexandria, surrounded by an extremely large garden, unique in its harmonious combinations of flowers with wood.
This is El- Montaza Park, the summer residence of the ex-royal family. Enjoy the day at your hotel and the fantastic nightlife.
Overnight: The Hotel.


Day 9

Today it's back to CAIRO enjoying bus travel. Entire day at leisure.
Overnight: The Hotel


DAY 10

Check out of the hotel, board your motorcoach, to the airport for final departure, and end the tour.

Jerusalem - Rafah Border
Rafah Bordre - Cairo
Cairo Center - Pyramids of Giza
Cairo Center - Memphis & Sakkara
Cairo - Alexandria
Cairo Center - Airport

Rates available   upon  request
Home Programs General info. Hotel Price Reservations Form Contact us Sitemap
Copyrights Hyatt Tours of America © All rights reserved
Designed and Developed by EGYSOL