Holiday Pride has a new "Pride Tour"! After a first (fully booked) Mexico tour, Holiday Pride now launches a new destination for its cultural gay tours: Tel Aviv, for the 2016 Tel Aviv Gay Pride!
The "Pride Tours by Holiday Pride” are cultural group tours designed for an optimal and exclusive travel experience to some of the most extraordinary spots on this green planet, far away from mass tourism. Safe, non-judgemental holidays allowing you to be yourselves and fun and affordable cultural tours that not only enrich the lives of the travelers but also the ones of the local communities, create a meaningful and sustainable travel experience.
After Mexico, Tel Aviv and Israel is the new destination chosen by Holiday Pride. This tour will take you to the treasures of the Holy Land combined with one of the most festive and extravagant gay event, Tel Aviv gay pride.
The 9 day cultural tour, "From the Holy Land to Tel Aviv Gay Pride," will start in Jerusalem, with visits to the old city, the Mount of Olives, Mount Zion, the Wailing Wall and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. In Jerusalem, you will also visit Yad Vashem, the impressive memorial to the victims of the Holocaust and the Israel Museum, the museum of Art and Archaeology where the manuscripts of the Dead Sea are being kept.
On the 3rd day of the tour, you will leave Jerusalem towards the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth. Floating in the Dead Sea is a must do! The Dead Sea will also be the starting point for the ascent to the fortress of Masada, a remarkable place of ancient history.
You will then head to northern Israel. On the 5th day, you will discover the Sea of Galilee, the beautiful scenery of the Golan and finally Nazareth.
The arrival in Tel Aviv is scheduled Thursday, June 2, the day before the Gay Pride parade. Time to party after those long days of sightseeing! You will enjoy all main events of this fantastic gay pride festival which attracts tens of thousands from around the world each year.
On the last day of the trip, you will visit the north coast of Israel, with stops in the ancient cities of Caesarea and Haifa. In total, this 9 day and 8 night tour in the Holy Land will take you from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv via the Dead Sea and the Galilee and is available from 2,240 euros.
Holiday Pride also offers shorter versions of this great cultural tour.
For the partygoers, there’s the "Party Weekend Package Tel Aviv Gay Pride." For 4 days and 3 nights, you will enjoy one of the most popular gay destinations: Tel Aviv, the White City, the city that never sleeps. Every year in early June, the pride week is a vibrant celebration of freedom and equality, in the Mediterranean sun, along the beach. Hilton gay beach, nights out in Tel Aviv and making new friends, that’s your program!
This package includes flights, 3 night accommodation and guaranteed access to the main Pride parties in Tel Aviv. This festive weekend is available from 797 euros.
Another version of this trip is available for those willing to mix Tel Aviv’s vibrant gay life and some sightseeing: the "Tel Aviv Gay Pride Week."
You will be based for a week in Tel Aviv, with 3 excursions proposed by OUTstanding Travel, Holiday Pride’s local gay agent. On an evening walking tour, they will first show you the most picturesque neighborhoods of Tel Aviv, Neve Tzedek, Jaffa, the Carmel market, but also the local gay life, including the Hilton gay beach, the bars etc. The program also includes two full-day tours. The first one will take you to the Dead Sea, with mud baths and the visit of the fortress of Masada, which history will take you 2,000 years back. The second excursion is to the fascinating Jerusalem, the heart of the three great monotheistic religions.
This week will end with two days of celebrations during Pride in Tel Aviv, with guaranteed access to the main parties. This 7 night and 8 day tour is available from 1,378 euros.
For all details about these 3 gay tours to Tel Aviv and Israel, visit the website of Holiday Pride, your straight-friendly travel agency.