Up to 24 hours in advance
Secure your spot while staying flexible
|20:00 am||Pick up from your Sharm el Sheikh hotel.|
|00:00 am||Transfer to Taba border.|
|06:00 am||Passing the border.|
|07:00 am||Transfer to Jerusalem|
|08:00 am||Stop at the Dead sea for swimming|
|09:00 am||Arriving Jerusalem|
|09:30 am||Mount of Olives visit|
|11:00 am||Wailing Wall visit|
|12:00 pm||Visit to Via Dolorosa|
|14:00 pm||Lunch in the city|
|16:00 pm||New city exploration|
|18:00 pm||Back to Taba border.|
|19:00 pm||Passing the border|
|20:00 pm||Drive back to Sharm el Sheikh|
Tour to Jerusalem and Dead Sea by Bus from Sharm El Sheikh to visit the holy places of Israel like Mount of Olives, Wailing wall, Arab Market Suq to the Via Dolorosa, Jesus Way of Suffering, which leads us to The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where according to the Christian tradition Jesus was crucified and buried.
Jerusalem is located on a plateau in the Judean Mountains between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea. The distance between Sharm El Sheikh and Jerusalem is about 571 KM it takes 7 hours by bus.
Jerusalem is one of the oldest cities in the world and is considered holy to the three major Abrahamic religions—Judaism, Christianity and Islam. According to the Biblical tradition, King David established the city as the capital of the united Kingdom of Israel and his son, King Solomon, commissioned the building of the First Temple. Despite having an area of only 0.9 square kilometres (0.35 sq mi), the Old City is home to many sites of seminal religious importance, among them the Temple Mount and its Western Wall, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Dome of the Rock, the Garden Tomb and al-Aqsa Mosque.
Pick up from your hotel in Sharm el Sheikh in the early morning, transfer by air conditioned van or bus to Taba border. Crossing the border and meeting your tour-leader who will accompany you until Jerusalem. We will drive along the Arava Valley towards the Dead Sea with a short break at the Dead Sea. Then we ascend to The Holy City of Jerusalem. At Jerusalem your English speaking guide will meet you to introduce you to the city.
We start with a panoramic view from The Mount of Olives- a good place for an introduction to the city and its history.
We drive down to the Old City and visit the Wailing Wall, which represents the last remnants of the Jewish Temple, destroyed by the Romans. Usually you can see the various types of Jews who come to worship at this holy place.
Then we continue through the Arab Market Suq to the Via Dolorosa, Jesus Way of Suffering, which leads us to The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where according to the Christian tradition Jesus was crucified and buried.
Then we’ll drive to the New City of Jerusalem along Israel's Government area, taking a look, among others, at the Knesset Building, housing Israel's Parliament.
In the evening we will go back to Taba border, will cross the border back to Egypt and drive to Sharm el Sheikh. It may take up to 3 hours to reach the city, so you will be back by 12 midnight or later. Arrival in Sharm-el-Sheikh and transfer to your hotel.See more
Yes, it is included. You will visit Bethlehem and Mount Zion during the trip.
No, the trip doesn't include visit to the dome of the rock.
The exact pick up time for tour to Jerusalem is advised 1 day before. As a rule we start to pick up guests in the evening between 8 and 8:30 pm.
No, you do not require full visa of Egypt if you take a tour to Jerusalem, Sinai only stamp is enough.
Yes, it is safe to travel to Jerusalem at the moment, there is no unrest at the moment either in Israel or in Egypt that can prevent visits to touristic attractions.
Only for Russian and European citizens visas are included in the tour. African, Kazakhstan, Indian and other citizens have to get visa to Israel in advance in their country. Please consult your embassy before considering the tour.