When cruise ships dock in Ashdod port, passengers can take a shore excursion and discover the Holy Land. There are ship-to-shore excursions specifically for cruise passengers. The suggested itineraries for Ashdod shore excursions cover a wide range of attractions and destinations in Israel. You could join one of our group shore excursions that are offered whenever a cruise ship docks in Ashdod. For example, you could join the group day tour to Jerusalem and Bethlehem from Ashdod port, or the group shore excursion from Ashdod port to Masada and the Dead Sea.
Alternatively, with a private Ashdod shore excursion, you have a personal guide and vehicle at your disposal. The itinerary can be adjusted to suit your interests. The adventure begins when you disembark from your cruise ship and meet your tour guide who will be waiting for you. Ship-to-shore excursions use comfortable air-conditioned vehicles. Among the most popular destinations for Ashdod port, shore excursions are the Dead Sea and the dynamic city of Tel Aviv.
Perhaps the most iconic ship-to-shore tour destination is Jerusalem, the City of Gold. Jerusalem is sacred to Christians, Jews, and Muslims. It is home to major religious sites like the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, the Western Wall, and the Dome of the Rock. Spend the day in Jerusalem or combine it with a visit to the Dead Sea or Bethlehem.
There are shore excursions from Ashdod port on most days of the week and in several languages. Ashdod port shore excursions are priced according to the excursion length, the distance covered, and the size of the vehicle. A typical shore excursion for cruise passengers arriving in Ashdod port lasts about 9 hours. Our customer service staff is on hand to answer any questions you have about Ashdod port shore excursions.