You're more of an urban explorer and would like to get a taste of Israel? Then the Holy Escape is the perfect match for you. You'll get your dose of history, sightseeing, museums, markets, food, shopping, and other special activities, both in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.
Day 1 - Arrival ❘ Jerusalem
Upon arrival our VIP service will bring you swiflty through the airport to you your private transfer to Jerusalem, where you will check in at the elegant David Citadel Hotel. You can immediately enjoy the magical views over the city from your balcony or the exterior swimming pool.
Day 2 - Jerusalem
Whether, you're a believer or not, Jerusalem will move you in ways few places in the world can. Once you pass the ancient gates, you will be swept away by the magnetizing energy. Follow the Via Dolosa (or Way of Sorrow) up to it's five last station within the Holy Sepulchre, wander through the Armenian Quarters, get lost in the Soukh and touch ground at the Western Wall. And we'll even take you undergound with an exclusive behind the scenes tour of the Western Wall Tunnels. In the evening enjoy a Light Show on the walls of the Citadel or Tower of David, illustrating the histoy of the millenial city.
Day 3 - Jerusalem
The newer part of the city is not to be outdone though. Let's start with the exciting Israel Museum, holding the famous Dead Sea Scrolls, a model of the second Temple and other significant archeological finds, alongside some groundbreaking modern- and contempory art. In the afternoon, we'll discover the popular Machne Yehuda Market on a delicious culinary tour. We'll introduce you to the local streetfood and advise you on the best spices to take back in your suitcase to impress your guests.
Day 4 - Dead Sea ❘ Tel Aviv
Today is all about history, amazing views and relaxation. First we'll head to the ancient fortress of Masada, a masterpiece of engineering to begin with and later the symbol of the Jewish resistance to the Romans. Then we'll treat you to an afternoon at the best natural spa in the world, the Dead Sea. On the menu: a royal lunch, a rejuvenating mud bath and a unique floating experience. Finally we'll hit the road to Tel Aviv where you'll check in at the Carlton hotel.
Day 5 - Tel Aviv
For your first day in Tel Aviv, we'll take you around Lev (heart of) Tel Aviv - the iconic Bahaus area, the charming artsy neighborhood of Neve Tzedek, the mythical Old City and port of Jaffa, and finally the gentrified Florentin, for a peak at its proeminent street art and lovely persian market. The tour will end in a Tel Avivian kitchen, where a local chef will teach you how to make your own contemporary Middle Eastern dishes.
Day 6 - Tel Aviv
Start your day with a revigorating Yoga- or work-out session at the beach amongst the locals, before we take you to Sarona. You'll get to hear all about the German Templar’s Colony, peruse in the lovely boutique stores and grab lunch at the high end food market. In the afternoon discover the Tel Aviv Museum of Art and it's impressive permanent collection of Israeli and international art.
Day 7 - Departure
As your private driver will be taking you to the airport for your flight back home, you'll probably already be making plans of when to come back :)
Tours & activities
Walking tour of the Old City of Jerusalem
Visit of the Western Wall Tunnels
Walking tour of the New City of Jerusalem
Day-trip to Masada and the Dead Sea
2-day private tour of Tel Aviv
Exclusive cooking workshop with an Israeli chef
Royal Executive Sea View