ENJOYING LATRUN AND MINI ISRAEL

  • 6 hours
  • 550 US dollars
  • Pick up and drop off at Tel Aviv or Jerusalem

Service Description

This family oriented tour will take you from your Tel Aviv hotel to Ayala Valley, full of historical and natural wonders, where the God once made the moon and the sun stand still. During the tour you will visit three absolutely different but very close to each other sites. Mini Israel Miniatures Park According to the official site, the Park“ features over 385 beautifully crafted replica models of Israel’s most important historical, religious, archaeological and modern sites, at a scale of 1:25, including 25,000 7cm high miniature residents within the models themselves”. The permanent exhibition shows the main sites and structures in Israel of major importance. This is a great place to visit for all those who have no time to see all of Israel, and is also a great fun for the kids. The Israeli Armored Forces Museum, Yad Lashiryon, is one of the largest and most diverse tank museums in the world. The memorial’s main building is a British Mandate-era fortress. The museum houses a huge collection of tanks including the Israeli Merkava and hundreds of models from the US, Germany, France, and the Soviet Union, as well as some that Israel captured from enemy forces in wartime. This is an absolutely fascinating museum, and not only for those who fun a Military history. Ancient Silent Monks Latrun Monastery was rebuilt the early twentieth century by French Trappist monks. The monastery' walking path charmingly frames vineyards from which the monks make grape juice and great wine, and their beautiful church. The monks keep a vow of silence. The name "Latrun" comes from Crusades Templars castle on this spot called La Tour des Chevaliers ("the Knights' tower"). Through the centuries it was also believed that the site was the home of the "good thief" crucified next to Jesus (Luke 23:40-43). The beauty of the site and its unique silence are the best closing note for this highly enjoyable and also very informative tour. From Latrun we shall take you back to Tel Aviv, to your hotel. Prices do not include entrance fees.

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Cancellation Policy

Up to 48 hours - full refund (transaction fees might be applied) No refund below 48 hours prior to the tour as booked

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