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Masada and Ein Gedi Nature Reserve Day Trip from Jerusalem
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Masada and the old palace are amazing. A must see while in Israel. About 1.5 hours or so from Jerusalem. Well worth the time and effort

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Herod is such an interesting guy. Can't believe he built a palace in the middle of the desert and no water for miles. Definitely a hubris, paranoid guy. You can see the mosaics, baths, and the views are amazing. You can still see how he...More

Thank Haley L
Reviewed March 26, 2017

The palace is actually facing the north. Located on the edge of the mountain, on two heights levels which can be seen from the distance. Outstanding views and impressive remains of mosaics, painted walls and much more. So when you visit Masada, Just go and...More

Thank gsv516
Reviewed March 18, 2017

Rich history and incredible insight into Herod's life. The planning and incredible ahead-of-its-time accommodations are amazing.

Thank pilgrim1015
Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

We had a local guide that explained the rich history and stories of Herod's times which is a rich experience

Thank Michael S
Reviewed February 14, 2017

One of the attraction of Masada National Park is this ”palace” and the views over Dead Sea. If you had time, go visit this part of Masada because worth it.

1  Thank SakinTravel
Reviewed February 11, 2017

This is a must see. The ruins of Masada, the horrific history and the ancient remains are fascinating. You could spend all day here. You even have the option to walk to the top (otherwise there is a cable car ride).

1  Thank Shell C
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Masada is amazing and I never knew about Herod's palace here. Mosaics and columns... partially in place. It faces North to look on the land his wife came from and maybe as the Temple protects the North of the city of Jerusalem, perhaps his ego...More

1  Thank mikepodo
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Like the rest of the ruins in Masada the Western Palace is beautiful and offers interesting stories for those who go with a guide.

1  Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Place is incredible, views are absolutely astonishing, we saw it on the 'Royal Tour with Prime Minister' Video and it totally blew our minds.

1  Thank Al L
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