Judea Hills Famous Sites Private Tour

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Departs: Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Take a  trip from Tel Aviv or Jerusalem to Judea Hills, to visit five famous Christian Sites, all set at the tremendously beautiful Judea Hills area. You will visit a famous Chechen Abu Gosh village, a traditional site of the Biblical Emmaus, with its two beautiful ancient monasteries. You will continue to visit Latrun Trappist monastery of the silent monks. Your next stop will be the Monastery of the Holy Mary Queen of Palestine at Deir Rafat, where the name of Mary is repeated in 280 languages. From here you will continue to the romantic monastery of Beit Jamal, a traditional burial place of St. Stephan. And finally, you will travel up the mountains, to visit Ein Kerem – a birth place of John the Baptist.

What's Included

professional guiding by the licenced guide, specialist in History and Religion

The tour includes:

transportation in a tourist car driven by your guide

visit of all the sites stated in the itinerary, with no fees

your Tel Aviv or Jerusalem hotel pick up and drop off

What's Not Included

Food and drinks


Traveler Information

  • TRAVELER: Age: 0 - 99

Additional Info

  • operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Specialized infant seats are available

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Latrun Monastery
Beautiful French Trappist Monastery at the site of the Crusades Citadel on the road to Jerusalem

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Ein Kerem
John the Baptist Birthplace. Here you will visit the famous John in the Mountains Church and Monastery and Mary' Well - where Mary Mother of Jesus met Elizabeth' Mother of John the Baptist

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free

Benedictine monastery in Abu Ghosh
Present days village Abu Gosh is believed to be an Ancient Emmaus

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

House of the Sun (Tel Beit Shemesh)
Traditional site of the Ancient Beit Shemesh, home town of Samson

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free


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