Bethlehem and Jericho day tour
Day trips & excursions

Bethlehem and Jericho day tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 24 hours
Do this because
  • Visit the Church of Nativity
  • Head towards Shepherds' Field Chapel
  • Get a view from Mount of Temptation
What to expect

While enjoying the drive through the Judean desert getting a view for the Good Samaritan Inn, the Mosaic Museum, you will have a short stop at sea level for a panoramic view and then continue towards Jericho. It is the oldest city in the world, in fact, according to the archaeologists, the first settlement dates back to 11,000 years ago. See Zacchaeus' Sycamore tree, the tree that was climbed by Zacchaeus, a tax collector for the Roman Empire thus dislikes from the Jewish, who wanted to see Jesus when he first entered the town. Proceed further for an overview of Mount of Temptation where it is said that Jesus was tempted by the devil. You will then visit Tel Jericho, the archaeological site where twenty-five ancient cities were uncovered, and that now is part of UNESCO World Heritage sites. Afterward, you will head to Bethlehem, Jesus' birthplace. Walk through Manger Square and visit the Church of Nativity, as well as the Church of Milk Grotto and Shepherds' Field Chapel.

Read more
What's included
  • Guide
  • Entrance fees
What's not included
  • Lunch and beverages
  • Tips
  • Cable car to Tel Jericho
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
Reduced price
  • Children 2-12 reduced

Grand Court Hotel, St George St 15, Jerusalem
Prima Hotel, HaYarkon St 105, 6343272, Tel Aviv-Yafo

Meeting point:

Please meet in front of the hotel.

What to remember
  • You can also start the tour from Tel Aviv
  • Please be at the meeting point at least 10 minutes before the starting time of the tour
  • The tour is subject to Palestinian authority regulations
  • Palestinian guides meet the tour group only after border crossing
  • Border crossing to Bethlehem may include a short unaccompanied walking portion
  • Change of vehicle is required upon entering Palestinian authority territory
  • It is mandatory to carry passports throughout all the journey
  • It is recommended a modest attire to visit the holy sites (short pants/skirts and sleeveless shirts are not allowed // head-covering is mandatory)
Read more
  • Operating days: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday
  • Start time from Jerusalem: 9.00am
  • Start time from Tel Aviv: 7.30am
Read more
Holiday Travel (Israel) LTD
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

You might also like

Day trips & excursions

Join this tour to Masada, Ein Gedi and Dead Sea Tour and visit three sites full of natural beauty an...

Day trips & excursions

Start your two-day tour with a hotel pick-up service and explore the two holiest cities of Jerusalem...

Day trips & excursions

This tour kicks off by traveling south of Jerusalem through the Judean Hills and passes the Inn of t...

Day trips & excursions

This tour takes you to northern Israel and the region around the Sea of Galilee. The first stop is M...

Day trips & excursions

The unique Hebron dual narrative tour is renowned for exploring both perspectives and narratives of ...

Day trips & excursions

On your 4-day Christian tour of Israel you will be able to see all of the major religious sites and ...

Day trips & excursions

Your day begins at the Mount of Olives with a breathtaking panoramic view over Jerusalem then you co...

Day trips & excursions

As you stand above the Jewish cemetery on the Mount of Olives you see the Old City and the Temple Mo...

Day trips & excursions

Start the day with hotel pick-up service in Jerusalem. As you are leaving Tel Aviv, enjoy a drive al...

Cooking Classes

Join a relaxed evening of cooking, chatting with other guests, learning about local cuisine and tast...