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Masada Sunrise, Ein Gedi and Dead Sea Tour from Jerusalem

Availability: Everyday
Duration: 1 day
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Hike to the top of the Masada fortress to see 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

Start your tour from Jerusalem at 03:00. You will then drive for 1.5 hours to Masada. You will arrive at the bottom of the Masada mountain to start hiking to the top. On the way up to the top you will enjoy the extraordinary desert sunrise, one that can only be seen in the right place at the right time. Once you arrive at the top you will enjoy some free time to experience the site at this special time of the day.

You will then be driven to the Ein-Gedi Nature reserve where you will arrive at 08.00. Enter the reserve to watch the desert wildlife in the magnificent green Ein-Gedi Oasis. At 11:00 continue to the Dead Sea where you will arrive at 11:30. Enjoy bathing and floating on the therapeutic water on the lowest point on earth. After floating and covering yourself with mud, start your way back to Jerusalem where you will arrive at 14.00.

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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
Where

King David 3, Jerusalem, Israel

Meeting point:

David Citadel Hotel, Jerusalem

What to remember
  • Please note this is a self-guided tour
  • Confirmation will be received within 24 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • 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)
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • 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
  • We suggest you bring a water bottle, snacks, good walking/hiking shoes, hat, sunscreen, bathing suit and towel
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When
  • Everyday at 03:00 am
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Provider
Tourist Israel
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.

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