Geopolitics of Israel Weekend Tours

Tour Departure Dates
Duration Of TourThree Nights Asset 6  / Four Days Asset 5
Tour BasisBed & Breakfast
Available languagesAsset 1 Asset 2 Asset 3 Asset 4

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Kibbutz Yad Mordechai
Church of Nativity
Gush Etzion

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Tour M-804: Geopolitics of Israel Weekend Tours

Tour Overview

A real tour of discovery!
Understanding the other vision of Israel and what is happening at the corner of the Middle East!

Day 1 - Thursday: Welcome to Israel!

You will be greeted at the airport by a representative from Mazada Tours.

Transfer to accommodations in Tel Aviv.

Day 2 - Friday: Living Next to Gaza Strip

After breakfast at your hotel, we will drive towards Ashdod, a southern coastal city and stop to hear about the story of the region during the war of independence in 1948.

We will continue to the city of Ashkelon, where we will stop by the promenade and learn about the legacy left by the sea people, the Philistines, who settled in the area 10th century BC.

From here, we will go to Kibbutz Yad Mordechai to learn about how the kibbutz managed to resist the Arab invasion of 1948.

Next, we will go to the Black Arrow memorial for an observation over the Gaza Strip and an overview of the current conflict.

The next stop is the town of Sderot, which neighbors Gaza so that we can understand what life is like on the border.

Transfer back to the hotel in Tel Aviv.

Day 3 - Saturday: Geopolitics of the Region

We will start the day visiting the Palestinian city of Bethlehem.

We will stop at the Church of the Nativity, the birthplace of Jesus, and then drive along the separation barrier that protects southern Jerusalem and learns about the geopolitical situation that dominates the region.

We will visit the Bethlehem city center and walk along to see the graffiti that decorates the separation barrier.

We will proceed through the Gush Etzion region to see Palestinian and Israeli communities in the area.

This part of the trip will enable you to see many Israeli and Palestinian communities coexisting side by side and learn about the relationship between the two.

Meet a local resident and learn about the landscape, the culture, the political framework, and the demographic dynamics.

Transfer back to the hotel in Tel Aviv.

Day 4 - Sunday: Departure

Check out of your hotel and transfer to Ben Gurion airport for your departure.

Tour Code:M-804

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PRICE INCLUDES Three Nights Accommodation according to your hotel of choice on bed & breakfast basis.
VIP service at the airport with express pass through passport control on arrival.
Express check-in and security line at departure after passport control.
 Roundtrip airport transfers.
2 full days of private tours.
Private English-speaking driver
Private English / French / German Or Spanish speaking licensed tour guide.
All entrance fees to attractions mentioned in itinerary
Welcome kit.
Modern vehicle with A/C and WIFI.
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE All personal expenses.
Travel, medical, and baggage insurance.
Lunches and dinners**.

** In Atlas Hotels, the client will get 1 complimentary dinner on their choice of any night of their stay.

Ashdod Marina
View over Ashdod
Ruins in Ashdod
View over Bethlehem
Church of Nativity, Bethlehem
Gush Etzion
Hotels Description & Starting Prices
Three Stars Boutique Hotel
From £1,070 Per Person
Four Stars Boutique Hotel
From £1,119 Per Person
Five Stars Boutique Hotel
From £1,267 Per Person
Deluxe Boutique Hotel
From £1,787 Per Person