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Jewish Roots on Wheels - Self guided

AN 8 DAYS TOUR / 7 RIDING DAYS

OVERVIEW

TOUR STARTS / ENDS:

Netanya

REST DAYS

1 rest day

ROUTE

About 1800 km
Daily distance 180-250 km a day

Riding time – about 5-7 hours a day
Most of the tour runs on asphalt and some of it on easy trails.

What is included in the tour :

Yamaha Tenere XT660Z Motorcycle

Helmet

Riding jacket

Gloves

Top box

Chain and lock

Scala Rider Packtalk communication system

Wi-Fi in all the hotels


Comprehensive vehicle insurance for motorcycles

Third party liability insurance for motorcycles

Maps, detailed itinerary

Hotel information

Accommodations include breakfast 

Unlimited mileage

What is not included :

 

All services not mentioned as included as gasoline and all items of a personal nature such as presents, drinks etc.

 

Price                             : 2,200 €

 

OVERVIEW

TOUR STARTS / ENDS:

Netanya

REST DAYS

1 rest day

ROUTE

About 1800 km
Daily distance 180-250 km a day

Riding time – about 5-7 hours a day
Most of the tour runs on asphalt and some of it on easy trails.

Day 1

Pick up your bikes, have a short orientation, arrange your gear and off we go. Ride north along the coastal highway to a view point on Mt. Carmel. From there continue north to the City of Akko, a world heritage site. From Akko we will cut east through the upper Galilee along the Lebanese border and visit the old city Tsfat where Kabbala started. We will go down towards the Kinneret, Sea of Galilee. We will stay in area  of the Sea of Galilee.

Day 2

Today we will head further north to a lookout on the Lebanese border and the Hula valley. Depending on the season, it is possible to do a short hike or raft on the Jordan river. Our route will take us up the Golan Heights to a 12th century fortress and from there we will continue along the Syrian border with a few lookouts and nature reserves all the way to the famous winery of Katsrin. After the visit in Katsrin we will ride to see a 1,600 years old synagogue, one of many that were discovered in the Golan Heights. We will then head to a stunning viewpoint of the Kinneret, Sea of Galilee, and then ride down the winding road that leads to the meeting point of the borders of Israel, Syria and Jordan.  We will stay in area of the Sea of Galilee. Night out in Tiberius.

Day 3

In the morning, we will ride to the Gilboa mountain range for a scenic road that winds up and on top of the mountain allowing great views of the valleys around where many biblical stories took place. Then we will visit Beit Shean and on the way to Tel Aviv, we will stop to see the aquaduct of Caesarea

Stay in Tel Aviv area

Day 4

In the morning we ride to the World Heritage site of Maresha and visit the bell caves. We will also visit the site of the fight between David and Goliath. In the evening we will do a tour Tel Aviv and Jaffa.

Stay in Tel Aviv area

Day 5

We will ride all the way south to the Scorpions Pass and continue to the Arava Valley The Syrian-African Rift. After riding to in the valley we will go towards Arad at the elevation of 550 meter above sea level

Stay in Arad

Day 6

We will ride from the city of Arad at 550 meters above sea level to the lowest place on Earth, the Dead Sea. Here we will visit Masada and also have a chance to float in the Dead Sea. We will end the day in Jerusalem.

Stay in Jerusalem

Day 7

Rest day

Day 8

On this day we will visit Jerusalem and we will try to understand why Jerusalem is so important for the Jews, Christians and Muslims. We will visit the old city as well as part of the new city. At the end of the day we will conclude the tour in Netanya and return the bikes.

HIGHLIGHTS

Akko, Tsfat, Sea of Galilee, Golan Heights, Caesarea, Jerusalem, Dead Sea, Masada, Jaffa, Tel Aviv.

Route

  1. Netanya