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 Has Anyone Been to Sudan...?
  2. 2 Trip Report Morocco Trip Report
  3. 3 upcoming Africa trip ... gift ideas needed?
  4. 4 Kenya Safari Tour Operator Recommendations
  5. 5 Where to go for lunch and dinner in Fes, Marrakech, and Essaouira
  6. 6 Free walking tours Medina Marrakech ???
  7. 7 Trip Report Nine months to Egypt (but you should go now)
  8. 8 Israel Transportation
  9. 9 Changing planes at Dubai
  10. 10 Trip Report Chaos in the old Medina-Marrakech
  11. 11 Trip Report Glorious Return to South Africa--Two Weeks in October
  12. 12 North African Tips for a First Timer
  13. 13 Morocco help
  14. 14 First trip to Africa
  15. 15 Morocco 6 days Itinerary..Need Help
  16. 16 Trip Report 3 day desert tour: Marrakech to Merzouga
  17. 17 Driving Distance from Kalahari Tented Camp to Western Etosha NP
  18. 18 IRAN
  19. 19 Money in Uganda
  20. 20 Uganda Visa
  21. 21 accomodation near Mata Mata Border post
  22. 22 Egypt- Dec Itinerary-help needed
  23. 23 Private Guide for Cairo
  24. 24 Egypt - Need Help!
  25. 25 Attractions in Cairo and around
View next 25 » Back to the top

Proposed 12 Day Israel Itinerary - need feedback!!!!

Jump to last reply

My husband and I are traveling to Israel over Labor Day and thru early September for the first time for 12 days. We love to sightsee, go to nice restaurants and stay in nice hotels. We also like to shop especially for local art. The following has been recommended to us and I was wondering if anyone can comment on the sequence, hotels and the itinerary in general. I would greatly appreciate any and all feedback!!
Day 1 Arrive and transfer to Tel Aviv Hilton or Dan Hotel
Day 2 Day on our own in Tel Aviv and see Palmach museum, Nachalat Binyamin, Jaffa and Rothschild Avenue
Day 3 Check Out and go with a guide to Cesarea Haifa Mt. Carmel. Lunch at Akko and then Rosh Hanikra. Stay at Mitspe Hayamim.
Day 4 With guide Golan Heights, Baias Nature Walk Tel Facher bunkers. Lunch at Druze Village. Then ATV ride along Syrian border, Mt. Bental lookout point.
Day 5 With gude Safed tour, ancient synagogoues art galleries and Jewish mysticism. Lunch at Safed. then Galil mountains winery, Hula valley, Rosh Pina tour
Day 6 With guide check out and visit sites around Lake Kinnerret. Lunch at Bet Shean. Bet Shean tour, Bet Alfa ancient synangogue. Stay at Jeusalem Citadel KDH
Day 7 With guide Old City Jerusalem, Mt.Olives, City of David. Lunch in Old City. Then Davidson Center, Western Wall tunnels, Jewish Quarter. See Light Show.
Day 8 With guide Masada tour then Dead Sea Float. Lunch Ein Gedi. Then Ein Gedi nature walk
Day 9 Last day with guide- Yad Vashem, Mt. Herzel. Lunch at Market. Then Machane Yehudah Market
Day 10 Day on our own in Jerusalem and see Isreal Museum, Walk to Old City and visit Christian quarter
Day 11 Fly to Eliat and stay at Eliat Dan or Hilton. On our own for a beach day.
Day 12 Full day Petra tour
Day 13 Morning at leisure and take flight to Ben Gurion Airport to head home.

The guide's name is David Hyman. Has anyone heard of him?Are ther eny other guides that anyone could recommend.

All inout would be greatly appreciated.`

8 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement