Self journey to Jerusalem
The holy city for the most diversedenominations in Jerusalem for many years a place of pilgrimage for many religious shrines. Where you can spend hours wandering through the old town, looking for the holy stones and walls, enjoy the coolness of churches and writing dreams come true on slips of paper, which are in mute greatness takes the Wailing Wall, is not promising anything, but doing ...
When to go to Jerusalem?
Sultry summer months are not too favorable forDuration of the tour - the heat can reach 30-40 degrees in the daytime. The most favorable time to visit Jerusalem - spring and autumn, when the temperature settle down at levels 25, and at night it becomes altogether cool and comfortable even especially in hotels without air conditioning.
How to get to Jerusalem?
Air traffic from Moscow to Israel establishedIdeally: Russian and Israeli airlines make a few direct flights a week. The final destination - Ben Gurion airport in Tel Aviv, from which Jerusalem is easiest to reach by train or bus. The journey time is about an hour and scenic views from the windows brighten up the route and make it an enjoyable part of the trip.
Nedeshevo star hotels in Jerusalem - is notthe only way to stay in the ancient city. Its old part is full of budget hotels without stars but with good conditions for comfortable accommodation and, most importantly, the price tag is quite democratic. Do not be afraid of the Muslim quarters: the attitude to the Russian citizens there traditionally sympathetic and friendly.
Argue about taste
Food in Jerusalem - a song from which it is difficultthrow out words. There were mixed Arab and European traditions, but because every restaurant or outdoor cafe offers a varied menu, a choice that is very difficult. A great way to have a meal - buy local fast food from street vendors. Fear not need: Jerusalem fast food is not only delicious, but also quality. Each trader values its reputation and years that members of his family do their business in the city streets.
Cognitive and exciting
About sights of Jerusalem does not knowprobably just lazy. And yet, most importantly, that they tend to do here Russian travelers - it's a way to pass the Via Dolorosa and visit the great Christian relic - the Holy Sepulcher.