Private Day Trips in Israel: The Dead Sea
Not too far from Jerusalem and Nazareth, in an area called the Judea Desert, sits one of the most popular and enchanting sites in the holy land. Combining the ancient views from the bible with one of the most amazing natural phenomenon that ever existed, a tour to the dead sea is a perfect combination between spirituality and fun. BeinHarim Tours offers a truly unique and amazing Dead Sea private tour that is sure to please any traveler.
Masada: The Tale of Religious Heroism
Masada, an ancient Jewish fort from biblical times seating on top of a square shaped mountain, is known as a place where Jewish warriors fought the Romans to the bitter end. Rather than surrender and convert, the people of Masada chose instead to take their own lives. Masada has become a symbol in Judeo-Christian tradition for unwavering faith, and the moving story is sure to strengthen you in your beliefs.
What to see: during the evening, am impressive multimedia light show takes place on the Masada site and retells the story of the battle for Masada.
Where to eat: Taj Mahal restaurant, located in Ein Bokek, is a great eastern food place with cheerful atmosphere and unique dishes. Located at Leonardo Inn Hotel in Ein Bokek.
Where to stay: Harrods Dead Sea hotel is close to both Masada and the dead sea. The hotel is known for its spectacular design and great service, and is completely Kosher.
The Dead Sea: The Earth’s Lowest Point is also its Most Relaxing
The Dead Sea is a beautiful and unique place. Considered the lowest point on earth’s surface, the Dead Sea is filled with helpful minerals, great views and great weather. It is also filled with people, unless you know where to go. Touryourway will make sure you get the most out of your relaxation time at this most extraordinary location.
What to see: the best thing to do is go on a hike. If you have some spare time, go hit the mountains!
What to eat: Auvers, a restaurant located in Ein Gedi kibbutz, stands in front of an impressive and ancient baobab tree and serves some of the best food in the area. The restaurant is located in the Ein Gedi Hotel.
Where to stay: David Dead Sea Spa Resort is a professional hotel which had become a favorite for many Israelis because of its great service and short distance from the dead sea. Located in Ein Bokek main street.