Masada Two Day Tours

Frequently Asked Questions

There is no doubt that Masada is worth visiting. Not only is it one of the world’s most beautiful ruins, but it is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and among the most-visited sites in Israel. Deeply steeped in ancient history, the story of Masada is one you will never forget. 

Here at Egged Tours, we provide a large selection of half-day, single day and multiple day guided tours. Major destinations include Jerusalem, Masada, the Dead Sea, Bethlehem, Galilee, and the Golan Heights. If you prefer to combine several destinations, we also offer Israel tour packages for your convenience.

April and May are the best months to visit Jerusalem. Spring is the ideal season for Masada tours because the weather is pleasant and fewer tourists come to visit. October through November are also mild months when crowds are thin. 

Yes! Masada and the Dead Sea are practically neighbors, making these two locations the perfect combination for a day-trip. Explore the ancient fortress of Masada with a qualified and licensed tour guide and relax at the Dead Sea with our Masada and Dead Sea tours, all on the same day.

To get the most out of your experience, we recommend you dedicate several hours to explore Masada. Our guided tours bring the important archeological sites to life and give you deep insight into what you are seeing. It is best to combine your Masada tours with the Dead Sea to get the most out of your day. 

Guided Masada tours enhance your trip in so many ways:

  1. They know a lot: Tour guides in Israel are required to have a license from the Ministry of Tourism and must renew it every two years. This means that you are sure to learn from a tour guide who is informed and knowledgeable. There are countless details and historical facts you will miss without the experience of a tour.

  2. They take care of all the planning: Tour guides plan all the logistics and details of a trip you might not have even thought about. They take care of all the hassle, from checking operating hours and booking tickets to handling any problems that might arise.

  3. They know the best routes: There is a lot to see and only so much time. Tour guides will plan the trip in the way that makes the most logical sense.