Descend to the Judean Desert via the inn of the Good Samaritan. View the caves where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered at Qumran.
Drive to Metsuke Dragot. Enter the desert with overview of Murabat wadi and the caves where the rebels of Bar Kochba hid.
On route stop for a breathtaking view from overlook at Michvar- an ancient Jewish stronghold located on the Jordanian side of the Dead Sea on Mt Moab.
Continue to Mt Hassason and Ras Nekeb Kamar. Then onto Wadi Tekoah with a short herbal tea break along the way. (Herbs from local desert vegetation.)
We will end this tour with a swim in the Dead Sea. Late lunch stop for snacks/sandwiches on Dead Sea shore.
Drive back to Jerusalem with overview of Jericho and old Roman Road.
1. Bring hat, bathing suit, comfortable shoes, towel and thongs to wear when entering the Dead Sea.
2. Minimum 3 participants.
Depart: Mondays and Saturdays