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9 Hours History tour itinerary for Dead Sea (Israel) & Masada: Jump Into The Sea Of Salt & Judean Desert

Dead Sea (Israel), Masada

Nature
Nature Tour
Archeology
Archeology Tour
History
History Tour

Explore the ancient city of Qumran, the site where the Dead Sea Scrolls were found. Then, step inside the Masada Fortress, which also offers a surreal view overlooking the Sea. At the end of the tour, you can opt to go for a quick swim in the Sea of Salt.

DAY 01

Masada and the Dead Sea

  • Start the descent from the Jerusalem Mountains into the Judean Desert full of breathtaking views. Here, over 2000 years ago, ancient Jews built two present times World Heritage sites which you will visit today - Masada and Qumran.

  • Stop at National Park of Qumran with your Israeli tour guide, a two thousand years old communal village of the Jewish Sect “Yahad”, which is also known as “Essenes”. This is also the place where the Dead Sea Scrolls have been found, in the surrounding caves.

  • Move further ahead, along the shores and breathtaking views of the Dead Sea to Masada Fortress. 

  • On your way back, you may also go for a quick swim in the Dead Sea.

  • 885 USD Per Group
  • Professional Israeli tour guide

  • Transport in a private comfortable car

  • Tel Aviv or Jerusalem Hotel Pick up

  • Masada visit

  • Enjoy the Dead Sea Resort

  • Entrance fees

  • Meals and beverages

  • Masada, a dramatically located site of great natural beauty overlooking the Dead Sea, is a rugged natural fortress on which the Judaean king Herod the Great constructed his palace complex. One of the most exciting and frequently-toured places in Israel, Masada relates a story of perseverance and power, faith and surrender, glory, and tragedy.

Dead Sea (Israel), Masada

Nature
Nature Tour
Archeology
Archeology Tour
History
History Tour
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