Plan a Cruise    >   Shore Excursions    >   Excursion Details
< Back to Shore Excursions' Results
The Dead Sea and Masada

Port/City: Jerusalem (Ashdod), Israel

Activity Type:
Destination Highlights

Approximate Duration:
11 hour(s)

Prices starting from:
*229.75 USD (Adult)
*229.75 USD (Child)
*0.00 USD (Infant)

Restrictions:  N/A

Important Port/City Information

Please remember you have up to 2 days prior to your sail date to purchase your Royal Caribbean International Shore Excursions online. If you are within the 2 days, you will then need to purchase your Shore Excursions on board; land excursions would need to be purchased directly through your tour director on the land portion of your Cruisetour.

*Prices shown above are representative. Dates, times, and prices are subject to change and may not be available for your sailing. To purchase a Royal Caribbean International Shore Excursion, you must already have a reservation number for a cruise and have made a payment towards that reservation. Shore Excursions must be purchased in the same currency as your cruise reservation. Exchange rates are determined by a competitive pricing program and may be subject to change without notice. All monetary exchanges onboard are processed in U.S. Dollars directly to your SeaPass® onboard charge account unless otherwise specified.
Shore Excursions
The Dead Sea and Masada - AS11

For three years, Jewish zealots held Roman armies at bay from the fortress of Masada. Visit this moving site before experiencing the Dead Sea, the lowest point on earth. The drive between Ashdod and Masada is approximately 2 hours each way. Walking shoes are recommended together with sun protection. Please remember to bring your swimsuit and a towel.
Ready to reserve this excursion?

Discover an area where Jewish zealots held Roman armies at bay and visit the Dead Sea. You'll explore Masada a tabletop mountain towering 1450 feet above the Dead Sea where Jewish zealots made their last stand against Roman armies during the Jewish revolt. Continue to the mineral laden water of the Dead Sea that's 1276 feet below sea level for a swim. You'll pass Arad, the largest town in Negev Desert, on your return.

• Masada:Masada: Herod the Great built a fortress and a palace on this tabletop mountain that towers 1450 feet (442m) above the Dead Sea. 
• Dead Sea: Swim in mineral laden water that's considered the lowest point on earth.

What to Bring:
• SeaPass card and photo identification
• Camera
• Sun protection
• Cash/credit cards
• Swimsuit and Towel

What to Wear:
• Hat and sunglasses
• Walking shoes

Important Notes:

• The drive between Ashdod and Masada is two hours each way.
• Changing facilities and showers are available at the resort.

Ready to reserve this excursion?

Loading reviews........

Find A Cruise

Expand Your Vacation.
Find a Cruisetour

Any Destination
Any Month
Any Departure Port
Any Ship
Any Ship Feature

Call Our Brand Specialists Now

(866) 562-7625
Learn More About
Bullet Download a Shore Excursions Brochure


(866) 562-7625