Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv: 2 Sunny Cities 1 Break – Four Day Tour

from Tel Aviv

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • 4-day Public Transportation Pass
  • Use the express train between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem – just 34min!
  • Stroll down Tel-Aviv’s famous Rothschild Boulevard
  • Learn the history as well as modern-day life in Tel-Aviv
  • Taste local bites in the Levinsky Market in Tel Aviv
  • Explore Old City Jerusalem on the guided walking tour
  • 2 overnights at the Tel-Aviv Spot Hostel and 1 overnight at the Jerusalem Post Hostel

DESCRIPTION

Whether you stay along the coast or in the Judaean Hills, Israel has so much to offer the leisure traveler. Away from the stunning beaches, Israel has an abundance of activities to be enjoyed in both Tel-Aviv and Jerusalem. From Rothschild Boulevard to the Western Wall, this city break tour is good for the soul!

2 overnights at the brand new Tel-Aviv Spot hostel, which is conveniently located offering easy access to nearby beaches, restaurants and Haryakon Park. Complete with its own bar, restaurant, surf lessons, yoga and more! The second overnight is at the Jerusalem Post Hostel, just footsteps away and with stunning views of the Old City Walls. The Post hostel has something for everyone with the Hummus workshop on Wednesday, open mic nights and live music in the lounge.

Day 1
Arrival, check-in at the Tel-Aviv Spot Hostel
*evening activity offered depending on the day of the week
Overnight at the Tel-Aviv Spot Hostel

Day 2
Buffet breakfast in the hostel
Head to the Levinsky Market and try some of Israel’s favorite foods. Included is a tasting card set up to taste the best of the market. There is also an audio guide to hear some behind the scene stories.
After you fill up at the market, join the Tel-Aviv Modern Day City Tour starting from the Jaffa Clock Tower at 14:00. This 3-hour introductory tour of Tel-Aviv combines history, culture, and architecture.
Overnight at the Tel-Aviv Spot Hostel

Day 3
Buffet breakfast in the hostel
Join the Jerusalem Old City Tour starting at the Jaffa Gate entrance to the Old City at 11:00. This 4-hour tour includes the Western Wall (Kotel), Via Dolorosa, the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, the grave of Adam and the Hill of Golgotha. Explore the Temple Mount, Dome of the Rock and the Al-Aqsa Mosque.
In the evening enjoy a night at the Tower of David Night Spectacular Light Show.
Overnight at the Jerusalem Post Hostel

DAY 4
Buffet breakfast in the hostel
Check-out from the Post Hostel
Choose from the list of museums/activities to visit on your own

What’s included

train

Train

Round-trip train ticket for Tel Aviv – Jerusalem

local-transportation

Public Transportation

The IsraelRail Rav Kav Card is valid for local buses in all both cities as well as the Light Rail in Jerusalem

Guide

Tel-Aviv Modern Day Guided Group Tour

3-hour Modern-day Tel-Aviv guided group tour with a local licensed English-speaking guide

Guide

Jerusalem Old City Guided Group Tour

4-hour Jerusalem Old City guided group tour with a local licensed English-speaking guide

Levinsky Market Tasting

Explore and taste local foods while listening to audio guide

Overnight in Hotel

Overnights in Tel-Aviv and Jerusalem

2 overnights at the Tel-Aviv Spot Hostel
1 overnight at the Jerusalem Post Hostel
*includes buffet breakfast
(room upgrades available)

Entrance to the Night Spectacular Light Show

The story of the city of Jerusalem at the Tower of David Museum

4 Days
Overnight in Hotel 3 Nights
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If you would like to upgrade your room, not a problem! Ask us and we will check availability

Tip

Feel free to continue exploring on your own at the end of each day!

Meeting Point

The Tel-Aviv Spot Hostel

Dropoff Point

The Jeruslaem Post Hostel

Itinerary

Arrive at the Spot Hostel

Arrive at the Spot Hostel to check-in, relax and have a drink at the bar!

Evening Yoga

We invite you to join us for a yoga lesson in our activity room, available every Monday night at 19:00

Hostel Dorms
Overnight at the Spot Hostel

If you would like to upgrade your room, not a problem! Ask us and we will check availability

Free Local Transportation

Free day pass for public transportation in Tel-Aviv

Israeli Breakfast
Breakfast at the Hostel

Enjoy a complimentary buffet breakfast at your hostel

Sandemans TLV Clock Tower
Tel-Aviv Guided Group Tour

Meet your tour guide who will be holding a red umbrella at the Jaffa Clock Tower at 14:00 PM. Discover Tel Aviv’s streets and stories on this 3-hour walking tour

Tel aviv Ben gurion
Explore Tel-Aviv On Your Own!

Feel free to continue exploring Tel-Aviv on your own or just simply enjoy a beautiful sunset at the beach. Don’t forget, the free local transportation pass is still valid for buses in Tel-Aviv

Hostel Dorms
Overnight at the Spot Hostel

If you would like to upgrade your room, not a problem! Ask us and we will check availability

Levinsky Market
Levinsky Market Food Tastings

If you haven’t filled up on breakfast, head over to Levinsky to discover and explore the tastes and aromas of the market

Levinsky Market Tasting Bite Card

While in the market listen to the audio guide and start tasting some of the local food. Please bring headphones to listen to the audio guide from your mobile phone.

Israeli Breakfast
Breakfast at the Hostel

Enjoy a complimentary buffet breakfast before checking out of the Tel-Aviv Spot Hostel

Jerusalem Festival of Lights
Jerusalem Guided Group Tour

Meet your tour guide at the Jaffa Gate – who will be holding a red umbrella, at 11:00 AM. The Jerusalem Old City Tour lasts upto 4 hours

Dizengoff/Zidon Bus Stop

Walk to the Dizengoff/Zidon Bus Stop, just 3 minutes from the Spot Hostel. Take bus 104 or 204 to the Hahagana Train Station. 

Hahagana Train Station
Tel-Aviv Hahagana Train Station

Take the Express Train from Hahagana Station to Itzhak Navon Station in Jerusalem

Light Rail - City Hall
Exit the Light Rail at City Hall Station (5th stop)

Exit at the City Hall station and walk 3 minutes to the Jerusalem Post Hostel @ Koresh St 3, Jerusalem

The Post Hostel
Check-in to the Jerusalem Post Hostel

After a busy day in Jerusalem head over to the Post hostel to check-in and rest before the Tower of David Light Show

Post hostel reception
Drop off your luggage at the Jerusalem Post Hostel

Drop off your luggage at the reception deck with the friendly staff and continue to your Jerusalem Old City Tour

Festival of Lights TOD Night Show
Tower of David Light Show

The walls of the citadel serve as a backdrop for the night performances and present a celebration of sights and sounds.  Screened among the archeological remains in the Citadel courtyard and to the sounds of original music, the story of the city of Jerusalem – in the Night Spectacular, and the story of King David in the King David show, come to life with breathtaking giant images.

Post hostel dorms
Overnight at the Post Hostel

If you would like to upgrade your room, not a problem! Ask us and we will check availability

post hostel lounge
Check-out from the Post Hostel

Check out from the Jerusalem Post Hostel, leave your luggage at the reception desk if needed. 

Israeli Breakfast
Breakfast at the Hostel

Enjoy a complimentary buffet breakfast before checking out of the Jerusalem Post Hostel

Jerusalem Old City - I love Jerusalem
Free to Choose Your Jerusalem Day

Choose 1 of the following museums/activities to visit:
Friends of Zion Museum
The Ramparts Walk
Hebrew Music Museum
HaRav Kook House Museum
Museum of Underground Prisoners
Museum on the Seam

Savidor Train Station - Train
Return train Ticket to Tel-Aviv / Ben Gurion Airport

Head back to Tel-Aviv or to the Ben Gurion Airport at the end of the day utiliizing the return train ticket

ADDITIONAL INFO

Levinsky Market – TASTING CARD

A self-guided tour in the market can be done at your own time and pace.

The Market Tasting Card allows for 4 tastings:

1. A taste of delicacies-olives, artichoke, mushroom, stuffed vine leaves, seasoned feta & pepper stuffed with cream cheese or half a pita with falafel and a drink
2. Turkish bourekas served with egg, pickles, and tomato puree
3. Freshly squeezed juice or Malabi
4. Mini boutique cupcake or a taste of halva/likum/ma’amoul cookie or herbal tea

Opening Hours: 09: 00-17:00 PM
*Closed according to holidays and festivals, please check in advance


TRAIN STATION SECURITY CHECKS

Entry to all train stations is subject to a personal baggage check.

Every station entrance is manned by security guards who operate by Israel Police guidelines and are committed to upholding your dignity and safety during the security check.

Please be aware that lines may develop at the security check stations during peak hours in the morning and afternoon/evening (6:00-9:00 and 15:00-19:00), so you must arrive a bit before your train’s departure.

Cancellation Policy
Any cancellation prior to 48 hours of travel date will incur a fee of $10 USD for the refund procedure.
Upon notice 48 hours advance of departure – the trip is non-refundable!