Visit Jericho, the oldest city in the world which is located close to the Dead Sea at the Palestinian authority territory. Jericho is described in the Hebrew Bible as the “City of Palm Trees”.
Drive through the judean desert and enjoy a roadside view of the Good Samaritan Inn. After a short stop at sea-level for a panoramic view, continue to Jericho, the oldest city in the world. Stop to see Zacchaeus’ Sycamore fig tree and proceed for an overview of Mt. of Temptation. Visit the Mount of ancient Jericho where 25 ancient cities were uncovered. (*cable car not included).
Later we will travel to Bethlehem, one of the most important Christian sites, the Church of the Nativity, believed to be built over the cave in which Jesus was born.