Do you want to discover a different side of Israel than what you would normally see on a trip to Jerusalem or the northern cities? Taking one of the Israel day tours that go along the coast to see the cities of Caesarea and Haifa is a great option for those who want to be near the open seas and visit unique locations that are not as common among tourists. From seeing the urban city of Haifa to the ancient history that is rampant in Caesarea, here is what you can expect:
Explore Ancient History In Caesarea
Caesarea is one of the most often overlooked areas in Israel. This ancient city sits right on the water and is one of the most unique places that you will ever get to see in all of Israel. There are many different things that you can do on Israel day trips to Caesarea such as visiting the Caesarean National Park where you can see the ancient ruins of the Theatre.
As the name suggests, the city of Caesarea was originally created as part of the Roman Empire. Created by Herod the Great, the original name of the city was Caesarea Maritima. This ancient city gives you a unique view of the Roman Empire and how it contrasts in many ways to the other surrounding cities in Israel.
Haifa is another popular city that you should visit if you want to take a trip along the coast. As one of the largest cities in the country, Haifa is a bustling area that has many different things to do. Israel day tours that take you Haifa will give you the opportunity to discover the rich history of the city. In Haifa, you can relax in the Baha’i gardens and see the Baha’i World Centre. Other popular destinations within the city itself are the Shrine of the Bab as well as the Mount Carmel national park within the Haifa district.