Arrive Tel Aviv and transfer to Mount Carmel, Haifa. Check in at your hotel. Later, drive to Kibbutz Sdot Yam near Caesarea and ride a high-speed inflatable boat in the Mediterranean Sea. Visit the magnificent Roman and Crusader ruins. Drive to the Druze village of Isfiya on biblical Mount Carmel for lunch. Enjoy a hike in "Little Switzerland," a nature reserve in the hills. Overnight on Mount Carmel.
Day 2: Mount Carmel – Tsipori & Bahai Shrine
Breakfast. Visit ancient Tsipori (Zippori), a capital city and see the "Mona Lisa of the Galilee," an amazing mosaic floor of a wealthy villa. Then drive to Haifa to visit the Bahai Shrine and gardens. Overnight on Mount Carmel.
Day 3: Mount Carmel – Golan Heights - Dead Sea
Breakfast. Drive to the Golan Heights, to the Gamla Nature Reserve & Bird Sanctuary and hike to the ruins of ancient Gamla, or choose other hiking experiences. Meet the locals over a falafel or pizza at Katzrin, the capital. After lunch, join an ATV tour to Mount Bental, overlooking the border with Syria and swim in one of the water parks or beaches at the Sea of Galilee. Overnight.
Day 4: Dead Sea - Massada
Breakfast. Early morning, travel to historical Massada, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Ascend to the top on foot or by cable car and tour the ruins of the mountain fortress. Take a short hike through the Ein Gedi Nature Reserve. After lunch, swim in the Dead Sea. Overnight in this area.