The wilderness of the Dead Sea and the majesty of Massada at the lowest point on earth, are a world unto their own. Rich in history, unique in geography, this tour will provide you with a once in a lifetime, unforgettable experience.
Drive eastward through the Wilderness of Judea, see the Bedouin settlements along the way, passing by the city of Arad, view of the biblical site, descending to the lowest point on earth - the Dead Sea, 400 Meters below sea level, stop at Zohar lookout to enjoy the view of Mt.Sodom and the southern region of the Dead Sea. Proceed north along the Dead Sea and via Ein Bokek arrive at Mt. Massada.
Ascend by the cable car to the mount, enjoy the breathtaking view of the wilderness, tour the impressive ruins of the great fortress established by king Herod the great over 2000 years ago, which later on became the last stronghold of the Jewish rebels against the Roman empire (73 AD).
See the walls, the palaces, the storerooms, the Roman bath House, the old synagogue, the Roman encampments and the ramp. Descend by the cable car and travel to a nearby beach of the Dead Sea - stop for a swim in its therapeutic water, experience the black mud and enjoy these unforgettable feeings of floating on the water.
Return to Ashdod port.
We recommend to book the tour at least 24 hours in advance.
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