~8:30 AM Your private licensed guide and vehicle will pick you up at your hotel in Tel Aviv, you will then continue on to Jerusalem.
The Old City of Jerusalem
will introduce you to this place of intense sanctity to Jews, Christians and Muslims, where holy sites tumble over each other. Your expert guide will unpeel layers of history and provide an overview of what Jerusalem means to the three monotheistic religions. Amongst other sites, you will visit the sites most holy to these three faiths, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Kotel (Western Wall of the Second Temple) and Dome of the Rock.
Visiting Mahane Yehuda market
you will find yourself surrounded by a plethora of sights, smells and tastes, and the colorful hustle and bustle of Jerusalem life. Your guide will show you little known, hidden away gems, and will also explain how Mahane Yehuda serves as a symbol of Israel’s immigrant culture. You will see foods from all parts of the world, and will understand how culinary trends have mixed and influenced each other – just as immigrants from the four corners of the world have preserved their own traditions, and yet integrated to create a unified Israeli culture.
* Includes, private mini van, guide, and culinary tour with tasting