A brief overview of the tour
From the Ashdod port we drive north to Caesarea and visit the archaeological remains of Herod's 1st century port city. Then we turn south and drive along the Tel-Aviv beachfront to the ancient port of Jaffa. We visit the Jaffa Museum of Biblical Archaeology and the many galleries in Jaffa Artist's Quarter. Entering Tel-Aviv's historic neighborhood we stop at a number of bars and cafes where you can choose to hang-out with locals or continue the tour to see other sites in the city â€“ Independence Hall, Rabin Square etc. At the end of the tour we take you back to the ship docked in Ashdod.
Important and useful notes
The private tour price is determined by distance, vehicle size, language and duration of the tour.
The base price includes 10 hours a day , Each additional hour- $40
Entrance fees, meals, parking fees, toll roads and tips are NOT included.
Accommodation is not included in the price.
Guide's overnight is not included in the price.
On Saturdays and Jewish holidays a supplement of $125 per day will apply.
A detailed description of the tour
Exit Ashdod port north toÂ Caesarea, which in ancient times was a Phoenician fishermanâ€™s village known as Migdal Shorshan, Alexander the Great conquered the village.Â HerodÂ recognized the cityâ€™s potential and changed it to a prosperous port, calling it Caeserea after Augustus Caesar. Arrive in Tel Aviv, drive along the bustling beach promenade road to visit the historical harbor of JaffaÂ and the Jaffa Museum of biblical archaeological excavations. Walk through the old Artists' quarter and its variety of galleries. Enjoy a view of the sea and harbor mentioned in the story of Jonah and the Whale. Drive to the older sector of Tel Aviv and visit the some of the city's most popular bars and cafes. Stay on at a bar or cafe of your choice or stay with the tour and see Tel Aviv's buzzing central street sights: Dizengoff Street, Rothschild's Boulevard, The Hall of Independence, and the Yitzchak Rabin Square and memorial.