CRASL: Center for Research & Archaeology of the Southern Levant

Archaeological & Historical Tours


 

14 Day Israel Uncovered Tour

8 nights in Jerusalem - 4 nights in Tiberias on Sea of Galilee

We generally book tours for 25 - 40 people at a time. Dates and prices are finalized with confirmed interest. Here is a sample 14 day tour, with details subject to change.

Saturday Day 1

  • Depart USA late night

Sunday Day 2

  • Arrive in Israel in afternoon
  • Bus to Jerusalem
  • View Haas Promenade
  • Check into Jerusalem Hotel where group will be based for 8 nights
  • Evening: Orientation Lecture

Monday Day 3

  • Old City: Jewish Quarter, Topographic Model, Nechemia's Wall
  • Herodian Quarter
  • City of David / Pool of Siloam
  • Return to Hotel
  • Evening Lecture: Time Line Overview

Tuesday Day 4

  • Bus to Dead Sea Area
  • Masada
  • Qumran
  • Evening Lecture: Jerusalem Life in Temple Times

Wednesday Day 5

  • Museum of Taxes
  • Davidson Center Archaeological Park
  • Evening: Old City Tunnel Tour

Thursday Day 6

  • Avdat
  • Beit Guvrin / Ancient City of Maresha (Underground Caves)
  • Tell es-Safi/Gath
  • Ein Rafa - Ancient Irrigation System
  • Aqua Bella (Ein Hemed)
  • Return to Jerusalem
  • Evening Lecture: Ancient Agriculture & Economy

Friday Day 7

  • Morning - Israel Museum
  • Afternoon - Optional Bethlehem or Free
  • Evening - Shabbat in Jerusalem

Saturday Day 8

  • Old City Christian Quarter
  • Evening - Free

Sunday Day 9

  • Byzantine Jerusalem
  • Mount Zion
  • Evening Lecture: Byzantine Transition

Monday Day 10

  • Check out of Jerusalem Hotel and drive North
  • Beit Shean
  • Beit Alfa
  • Belvoir Crusader Fortress
  • Evening: Check into Tiberias Hotel where group will be based for 4 nights on Sea of Galilee (Lake Kinnaret)

Tuesday Day 11

  • Tiberias
  • Caperneum
  • Horns of Hittin
  • Tzippori

Wednesday Day 12

  • Haifa: Dagon Grain Silo
  • Acco
  • Acre Maritime Museum

Thursday Day 13

  • Megiddo and the Plains of Armageddon
  • Caesarea

Friday Day 14

  • Depart for USA
Jerusalem - Overlooking the Kotel
Jerusalem Overlooking the Kotel

 

Camels on the Road to the Dead Sea
Camels on the Road to the Dead Sea

 

Byzantine Ruins at Avdat
Byzantine Ruins at Avdat

 

Tiberias on the Sea of Galilee (Lake Kinnaret)
Tiberias on the Sea of Galilee (Lake Kinnaret)

 

Aerial View of the Jezreel Valley and the Plains of Megiddo
Aerial View of the Jezreel Valley and the Plains of Megiddo

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