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Private Day Tour: Bethlehem, Qumran and Dead Sea provided by Private Tours by Michael Jackaman

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Private Day Tour: Bethlehem, Qumran and Dead Sea

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Experience the beauty of the Old City of Bethlehem on this day trip, walk along the narrow star street where Joseph and Mary walked when they came to Bethlehem. Learn about the Essenes who lived at the shore of the Dead Sea and wrote the Dead Sea Scrolls. Learn about the history of the sites and the daily life from your local tour guide! Visit Shepherd’s field, caves were used by the Shepherds 2000 years ago. Visit the Nativity Church, the birthplace of Jesus and the oldest church in the world still in daily use. By the end of the tour, enjoy a float in the Dead Sea, the lowest and saltiest sea on earth.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Checkpoint 300/Bethlehem Road
    Jerusalem
    Take bus 234 from Damascus Gate in Jerusalem to the last stop Bethlehem 300 Checkpoint, once you get off the bus, follow everything to cross to Bethlehem side where your guide will be waiting to meet you once you cross.
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  • 1
    The Walled Off Hotel
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Bethlehem
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 3
    Church of the Nativity
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 4
    כנסיית שדה רועים
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 5
    Qumran Caves
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 6
    Dead Sea
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • You'll end at
    Checkpoint 300/Bethlehem Road
    Jerusalem
    Take bus 234 from Damascus Gate in Jerusalem to the last stop Bethlehem 300 Checkpoint, once you get off the bus, follow everything to cross to Bethlehem side where your guide will be waiting to meet you once you cross.
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Checkpoint 300/Bethlehem Road, Jerusalem
Duration
7–8 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Pickup and drop off from Bethlehem 300 Checkpoint
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Private Tour Guide
Exclusions
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Public transportation to the meeting point
  • Entrance fees to all sites
  • Entry/Admission - The Walled Off Hotel
  • Entry/Admission - Qumran Caves
  • Entry/Admission - Dead Sea
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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By: Private Tours by Michael Jackaman
teddy1014
teddy1014
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Great Experience, a must if you go to this part of the world
We took a private day tour and met Michael at the Checkpoint. He was there before the tour time and we got into his
josew966
josew966
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Fabulous tour of Bethlehem with Michael Jackaman.
Michael gave us a great half day tour of Bethlehem when were visited Israel in 2018. Well worth a side trip and eas
josew966
josew966
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Excellent Tour of Bethlehem
Our tour with Michael went at my pace, which was fairly slow as I was riding a hired mobility scooter. Regardless t
ScottR771
ScottR771
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Trustworthy!
I had a tour set in 2 weeks but due to the virus, the tour had to be cancelled. Communication was quick and the re
cricky475
cricky475
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An Unforgettable Tour with Michael !!!
My husband and I hired Michael for a full day private tour of Jericho, St. George’s Monastery, and Bethlehem. We h
1330ag
1330ag
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One of the highlights of our trip to Israel!
This was our first stop on our first trip to Israel. We wanted to learn as much as we could and see everything with
Rockazed
Rockazed
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Great day with Michael!
We explored and were given detailed explanations for the sights and even added a few extras. We all three of us c
selvaggia_9
selvaggia_9
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Michael is an amazing guide
Michael is very knowledgeable, i spent a day with him and i was impressed. He took me to 3/4 places, very patience
jblais123
jblais123
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Best Tour Guide in Palestine
We had an excellent time, Michael was the best. He customized our time with him and we really got a great sense of
Ig2863
Ig2863
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Xmas Eve private tour of Bethlehem
Michael was knowledgeable about history and very personable. He customized the tour for me and we had very interest
991emmah
991emmah
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Fantastic Tour Guide in Bethlehem
My friend and I crossed the security border from Jerusalem to Palestine by foot and were greeted by Michael for our
mhsflorida
mhsflorida
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Great tour tailored to my interests.
He was very accommodating and tailored my tour to my interests. I felt like I learned much of Bethlehem and of the
Dream626416
Dream626416
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Private tour of Bethlehem
This was the best tour we have ever had. Fadi was an outstanding guide in every way possible. He communicated excep
Princessbonniebun
Princessbonniebun
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The Best Holiday
This is the second time that I’ve visited Palestine. Michael was my tour guide back in 2018. I loved it so much tha
337ilyal
337ilyal
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Tour to St. George and Bethlehem
This one day trip with Michael is truly majestic! The beauty of the landscape and monasteries is matched by Michael
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  • Duration: 7–8 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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