Africa & the Middle East Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Recent Spam Attacks
    by mkataoka Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 28, 16 at 01:31 PM
View all Africa & the Middle East activity »
  1. 1 Morocco 6 days Itinerary..Need Help
  2. 2 Kenya Safari Tour Operator Recommendations
  3. 3 Trip Report Nine months to Egypt (but you should go now)
  4. 4 Attractions in Cairo and around
  5. 5 Uganda Visa
  6. 6 Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
  7. 7 Driving Distance from Kalahari Tented Camp to Western Etosha NP
  8. 8 upcoming Africa trip ... gift ideas needed?
  9. 9 Trying to contact Rabbi Jay Karzen, Jerusalem
  10. 10 South Africa/Safari/12 days in May
  11. 11 Is Egypt OK to visit now with family ?
  12. 12 "Salute Africa" travel agency
  13. 13 Need feedback on my itinerary
  14. 14 DANCING ZEBRA SAFARI CO
  15. 15 The Heat and Dust of Kafue & the Busanga Plains
  16. 16 Calculating Conservancy Fees - Kenya's Mara North
  17. 17 Trip report about self-driving in Northern Namibia for 2 weeks in May 2014
  18. 18 Fes or Marrakech?
  19. 19 Transfer at JNB airport
  20. 20 Egypt - Need Help!
  21. 21 Your Thoughts on 5 Days in Morocco in Beg Dec
  22. 22 NBO Airport Transfer?
  23. 23 Morrocco single traveler on group trip
  24. 24 Safety in Dubai airport night take a taxi
  25. 25 Adapter Plugs
View next 25 » Back to the top

Follow-up on Israel Tours for individual

Jump to last reply

I am an Asian-American male planning a first-time trip to Israel in November for 7-10 days. Plan to stay in Netanya and travel around by bus/train. I plan to do individual trips to Haifa, Jerusalem and Golan by myself. Petra will be next trip and don't plan to see Eilat.

Thank you to Ayalag for previous posting about a tour operator in Israel.
Q #1: Since I wont be using a tour guide most of the time, can I get around via bus / train with just english - especially to Tel Aviv and back again to Netanya on a daily basis. Is Egged also in English? Sounds like YES, but I want to confirm.
Q#2: Any other possible tour ops I can contact?
Q#3: How dangerous is it to get lost in Jerusalem for a couple of hours, especially walking along the Via Dolorosa?

Is a tour guide necessary at all? Should a first-timer consider Trafalgar or Gate 1 or something like that instead?

I have traveled through Morocco, Egypt, Turkey - and never had problems. Thank you all for your assistance.

7 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement