1 Day Culture tour itinerary for Jerusalem: Explore The Incredible Blend Of Religions And Cultures
Take a tour of the new city, pay respects to the Israeli soldiers and experience the best of the local market. Go on a day filled with sightseeing fun of the city.
jerusalem city tour
Pay respects to Israel's heroes on the Military Cemetery on Mount Herzl. Stop at the graves of the fathers of the Nation including Theodore Herzl and the gravesite of Israel's late Prime Minister, Yitzhak Rabin.
Continue the day with a visit to Yad Vashem- the memorial to the six million innocent victims of the Holocaust.
Walk through the Museum, the Children's Hall, and the Memorial Hall.
Continue the visit by descending to the Valley of Communities - a man-made valley in the form of the European Map built in remembrance of over 5,000 European Jewish communities that suffered under the Nazis.
Walk along the streets of Machane Yehuda Market, often referred to as The Shuk. It is a marketplace in Jerusalem.The market has more than 250 vendors selling fresh fruits and vegetables, baked goods, fish, meat and cheeses, nuts, seeds, and spices.
In and around the market on Thursdays and Fridays, the marketplace is filled with shoppers stocking up for Shabbat, until the Friday afternoon sound of the bugle. The sound signifies that the market will close for the Sabbath. In recent years, the shuk has emerged as another Jerusalemic nightlife center, with restaurants, bars and live music.
Type of Tour
This tour is offered throughout the year.The tour starts at 08:00 hours.
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