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Jerusalem Jewish Heritage Tour

Unearthing Israel

Explore the rich tapestry of Jerusalem’s Jewish heritage tour, immersing yourself in its ancient history, spiritual significance, and cultural treasures.


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The Western Wall

Jerusalem Jewish Heritage Tour – Morning:

Western Wall (Kotel):

Start your day at the Western Wall, a sacred Jewish prayer and reflection site.

Spend contemplation and place a note with your wishes or prayers into the wall’s crevices.

Western Wall Tunnels:

Embark on a fascinating underground journey through the Western Wall Tunnels.

Explore the hidden layers of history and learn about the significance of these underground passageways.


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Late Morning:

Jerusalem Jewish Heritage Tour – Jewish Quarter:

Walk through the enchanting streets of the Jewish Quarter.

Discover historical synagogues, shops, and landmarks, including the Cardo, an ancient Roman market street.


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Hurva Synagogue:

Visit the Hurva Synagogue, a symbol of resilience and rebirth, as it has been destroyed and rebuilt multiple times.

Jerusalem Jewish Heritage Tour – Afternoon:

Yad Vashem:

Head to Yad Vashem, Israel’s Holocaust memorial and museum.

Experience the deeply moving exhibits, pay tribute to the victims, and gain insight into the Jewish experience during the Holocaust.


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Mount Herzl:

Drive to Mount Herzl, Israel’s national cemetery.

Visit the graves of key Jewish figures, such as Theodor Herzl and Yitzhak Rabin, and learn about their contributions to the Jewish state.

Jerusalem Late Afternoon:

City of David:

Explore the City of David archaeological park, delving into the ancient roots of Jerusalem’s Jewish heritage. Traverse Hezekiah’s Tunnel is an impressive engineering feat from biblical times.


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Evening:

Mahane Yehuda Market:

End your day at Mahane Yehuda Market, an iconic cultural and culinary hub.

Engage with the lively atmosphere, interact with locals, and sample traditional Jewish and Israeli delicacies.

Note: This one-day itinerary provides an intensive overview of Jerusalem’s Jewish heritage. To fully appreciate each site, consider extending your stay for deeper exploration and reflection. Additionally, verify opening hours and any potential restrictions before your visit.

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Hi! My name is Arik, an Israeli native who dedicated his life to sharing my passion for the Holy Land with those interested in knowing more about this incredible piece of land. I’m the Chief Guide at ‘APT Private Tours in Israel’.

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