Jerusalem tours are both an exciting and comfortable way to visit the Holy City. With itineraries that include accommodations, meals, and a complete Jerusalem sightseeing tour, visitors to Israel have the opportunity to experience this ancient country while learning from a knowledgeable guide.
Many agencies offer a walking tour of Jerusalem, which gives travelers the chance to leisurely visit different parts of the city and its surrounding areas for an up-close view of archaeological sites, museums, and sacred sites. Other tours of Jerusalem provide private guides, group tours, interpreters, and air-conditioned motor coaches to enjoy the scenic splendor of the city comfortably and safely.
Depending on the type of Jerusalem sightseeing tour you choose, there are several sacred sites and areas of interest to see including the Mount of Olives, also known as Mount Olivet, the Church of the Holy Sepulcher and the Garden Tomb, Shepherd's Field, and the Shrine of the Book that house some of the ancient Dead Sea Scrolls. The Temple of the Mount, home to the Western Wall and the al-Aqsa Mosque, is also one of the most popular destinations during a tour of Jerusalem.
Extended Jerusalem tours can include visits to nearby Jordan and Egypt, just across the border, for even more ancient and religious areas to tour. Whether you plan to spend your Israel vacation swimming in the Dead Sea or enjoying lively Tel Aviv, be sure to spend some time in this fascinating city, as tours of Jerusalem are sure to be unforgettable.