Jerusalem tours in the holy land

Jerusalem tours in the holy land

The Jerusalem tours are classified under three broad aspects. These are--Jerusalem Jewish tours, Jerusalem Islamic tours and Jerusalem Christian tours. The holy land of Jerusalem was the venue of the medieval age Crusades. As a result, it is a paradise for those people having distinct fascination ever.

 

It is truly captivating to perceive how a solitary city is thought to be heavenly and imperative by adherents of Judaism, Islam as well as Christianity. The Wailing Wall and the Temple Mount are considered to be the most important site for the Jews. The Temple Mount is also considered to be a sacred place by the followers of Islam, along with the Dome of the Rock and Al-Aqsa mosque. The Chapel of the Ascension is a holy place for both the Islamic faith as well as for the Christians. Other places considered important by the Christians are the Last Supper Room, the Tomb of Virgin Mary and the Church of the Holy Sepulcher.

 

Non religious tours in Israel
   

The vast majority of the Israel visits have a religious criticalness connected to them. Those keen on no one but history can decide on a visit to the Masada or the Dead Sea visits. The Masada is situated on top of a rocky plateau in the Judean desert. It used to be a desert fortress that was the venue of the first ever Jewish revolution against the might of the Roman Empire. People come from across the world to visit the ruins of the fortress. The Masada offers an all encompassing perspective of the dead Sea.
  
The Dead Sea visits rotate around the Qumran surrenders particularly after the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Those looking forward to beat the heat in Israel can hit for a cool splash in the Dead Sea itself. Dead Sea is interesting especially if you are not a good swimmer. The high salt content in the sea will keep you afloat no matter how much you venture into the sea. Those who don't know swimming will enjoy this experience to their heart's content.
  
The city of Jerusalem consists of two parts - the old city and the new city. The tourists looking forward to the Jerusalem tours will get a unique opportunity to experience both the past and the present at the same time.
  
So if you want to make the most of your visit to Jerusalem you will need a guide with knowledge of all that there is to see, you can visit the internet to learn more about Jerusalem tours. Make Jerusalem tours and you won't regret it because they is significant sites, historic places and religious churches and temples, awesome places to visit


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