We will pick you up from the Ashdod or Haifa port in the morning just outside the ship to make our way to the holy city of Jerusalem. Your guide will be waiting for you with your name on the sign as you arrive at the port of Ashdod. You will join a a small group of 6-16 people for the drive in a new, air-conditioned vehicle.
Itinerary for Jerusalem & Bethlehem Shore Excursion:
In Jerusalem you'll visit:
- Mount of Olives, the Garden of Gethsemane, and the Jaffa Gate. You'll see both Christian and Jewish Quarters of Jerusalem, for a complete experience of this famed city.
In Bethlehem you'll visit:
- Nativity Church, Grotto - subject to queues and accessibility this site is not always visited. Local Palestinian shopping - this is mandatory by Palestinian tourism services for all visitors. This is a mandatory requirement from the Palestinian Tourism Service, and might be the only time you'll ever be able to claim that you just had to shop!
* Some sites may not be visited and others included subject to accessibility, security, holiday festivities, opening times, queues, traffic delays, time constraints, or other circumstances.
After your visit to Jerusalem and Bethlehem, you will be returned to the port.