Attractions & monuments

Masada sunrise, Ein Gedi and Dead Sea full-day tour from Jerusalem

Availability: Daily
Duration: 10 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Hike to the top of the Masada fortress and enjoy the amazing sunrise
  • Explore the Ein Gedi Oasis, a nature reserve with natural springs
  • Relax at the Dead Sea, bathing in the mud at the lowest point on Earth
What to expect

Enjoy a full-day excursion departing from Jerusalem at 3:00am on a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle and head to Masada. You will arrive at the bottom of the Masada mountain after 1.5 hours and you will start hiking to the top. On the way up, enjoy the extraordinary desert sunrise, one that can only be seen in the right place at the right time. You will have the chance to explore the site at your own pace.

Continue to the Ein-Gedi Nature reserve, arriving around 8.00am. Enter the reserve and explore the desert wildlife in the magnificent green Ein-Gedi Oasis. Continue your journey to the Dead Sea arriving at 11:30am. The Dead Sea is known to be the lowest point on earth. Enjoy bathing, floating on its therapeutic waters, and covering yourself with the world-famous mud. You will be back in Tel Aviv around 1:00pm.

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What's included
  • Transportation to all sites in air conditioned vehicles
  • Bathing on a private beach at the Dead Sea
What's not included
  • Masada entrance
  • Ein-Gedi entrance

David Citadel Hotel, King David St 7, Jerusalem, 9410119, Israel

What to remember
  • Please note, this is a self-guided tour
  • Confirmation will be received within 24 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Please note, this tour is not recommended for children aged 12 and under
  • Please bring some cash with you for the entrance fees to Masada and Ein-Gedi (approx. 29 NIS / 8-10 USD each)
  • The hike to the top of Masada Mountain requires a moderate level of fitness
  • The Dead Sea Beach has changing rooms where you can change and shower before and after floating in the Dead Sea
  • Comfortable walking shoes, head covering, sun protection lotion, a bathing suit, and a towel are recommended
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  • This tour is available daily, starting at 3:00am
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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