Old City JerusalemAfter Bet Guvrin where we undertake an actual archeological dig with the opportunity to discover real relics from a distant past, it’s time to move east. In Jerusalem we have an option for the more adventurous to tunnel through an ancient cave system! Following a well deserved lunch, we continue our exploration in Jerusalem. We will visit the City of King David and learn about the latest excavations that continue to deepen our knowledge of an otherwise mysterious period. We are drawing close to the end of our our trail to deepen our understanding of the present location of the Ark of the Covenant. Before we depart home, glowing with exciting revelations, which will make you eager to keep track of further developments on the ‘Trail of the Ark’, we invite you to undertake one more adventure. There is an option to trek through an ancient water system that ends up by recently revealed underground steps, eventually leading directly to the Temple Mount itself. However, our own steps will lead us homeward bound, and anticipating the next episode of ‘Trail of the Ark’….
Suitable for all ages and family friendly. . A genuine excavation site. An excellent educational experience combined with an Indiana Jones style adventure - not to be missed! Bet Guvrin has been associated with the Book of Maccabees, which includes an account of Jeremiah the Prophet hiding the lost Ark.