Judean Desert, Israel
Make a trip to Qumran Cave where the famous Dead Sea Scroll was discovered and take a cable car ride to the top of Masada Fortress.
Today, we make an excursion to the Israeli side of the Dead Sea – Masada. Visit the Qumran Cave on the northern shore of Dead Sea where the famous Dead Sea Scroll was discovered. Learn about the heroic story of the Jewish fighters. Ascend by cable car to Masada Fortress and tour the mountain fortress built by King Herod, where the Zealots of the first century made their last stand against the Romans. Visit the remains of the walls, palace, synagogue, water cisterns, mosaic floors, roman baths and other findings. Enjoy the fantastic view to the Judean Desert and the Dead Sea.