Meet in Bethlehem and drive toward Ramallah. W will start in the center of Ramallah, the administrative capital of the Palestinian Authority. You will walk around the city to see the daily life of Palestinians. Next your guide will take you to visit the Mausoleum and Museum of Yasser Arafat, the former president of the Palestinian Authority, where he was under siege by the Israeli military during the Second Intifada
If allows, possible visit to Beir-Zeit, where you will visit the Shepherds Brewery and taste local Palestinian beer.
After lunch, your guide will take you to Nablus. You will walk through the Old City of Nablus in the bazaar, see the local daily life, and try Kanafeh (a traditional Palestinian pastry). Next you will visit one of the oldest soap factories in the area where the soap is handmade using olive oil. From the old city, you will continue up to Mount Gerizim where a minority Samaritan community still lives. You will have the chance hear the history of the Samaritans from their high priest.
Drive back to Bethlehem 300 Checkpoint where the tour will end and you will get back to Jerusalem by public transportation.
- Private license guide driver
- Car fuel
- Pickup and drop-off in Bethlehem only
- All entrance fees
- Bottle of water for each person
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off outside of Bethlehem
- Personal expenses
- Alcoholic drinks
Jerusalem bus station in Bethlehem (Location on google map) or another location within Bethlehem upon request
8am. (You will be contacted to confirm time)
Approximate 8 hrs
Returns to original departure point.