The Best Unique Experiences in Tel Aviv

Visit the ancient fortress of Masada in Tel Aviv
Visit the ancient fortress of Masada in Tel Aviv | © Duby Tal / Albatross / Alamy Stock Photo
A visit to Tel Aviv isn’t complete without taking in its many incredible sights. Culture Trip’s curated tours and experiences take you to the very heart of the city.

Tel Aviv is one of the most vibrant cities in Israel, combining word-class nightlife, beautiful architecture and intriguing local art. On a visit to the city, make sure to step away from the usual tourist traps and experience something a little more unique.

Get acquainted with Tel Aviv’s local street photography scene and discover the graffiti on the city walls, or if you’re feeling active, hike to the gorgeous Golan Heights and pass through the ancient village of Katzrin, exploring its dormant volcano. The recommendations below have been curated by Culture Trip, to make your trip to Tel Aviv as amazing as possible.

ToursTel Aviv Architecture Tour
From $26 per person
2 hours
Explore the city of Tel Aviv through a comprehensive architecture walking tour exploring the intricacies and history of architecture both past and present.
ActivitiesPrivate Street Photography Workshop at Tel Aviv Streets With Anedrew Coburn
From $154 per person
2 hours
This is a workshop that is great for beginners or novices who are trying to improve their skills as photographers. Street photography is an art that is best when it is candid and raw, giving a realistic view of the people and locations that you are capturing. With the skills that you learn in my workshop, you can learn this art. You can even learn what apps you can get for your phone to get incredible pictures even without a DSLR camera.
ToursGolan Heights Day Trip From Tel Aviv
From $128 per person
12 hours
4.1 (10)
Head to Israel’s Golan Heights, with historical heritage to match its mountainous beauty, on a day trip from Tel Aviv! On route to the region, enjoy several photo stops – including one at the sacred baptismal site of Yarendit – and then explore the ancient Jewish village of Katzrin, the capital of Golan Heights. See its sixth-century synagogue on a walking tour and then travel to the summit of Mount Bental to view the vistas from one of Israel’s most impressive dormant volcanoes.

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ToursSunrise at Masada, Ein Gedi Reserve and Dead Sea from Tel Aviv
From $82 per person
10 hours
4.3 (2)
This full-day tour will take you to Masada, the Ein Gedi Nature Reserve and the Dead Sea. Combining hiking, sunrise views, nature and a chance to float in the healing waters of the Dead Sea, this tour will take you to three destinations that are not easy to get to on your own. This tour is ideal for independent travellers.
ToursRunning Tour – Tel Aviv Highlights 10km
From $72 per person
90 to 105 minutes
Come discover Tel Aviv through your feet. Run with a local guide and hear interesting stories about familiar places in the city. This tour will give you a taste of the city so you’ll know where to explorer deeper on your own. See the first neighbourhood and the latest buildings. learn about the history of Israel and Tel Aviv in particular. Visit the White City area and the beautiful beaches of Tel Aviv. Learn facts that even the local don’t know. All you need to bring is your running shoes.
ToursTel Aviv Urban Tour – Architecture, Food, Street Art
From $61 per person
8 hours
The Tel Aviv tour is a unique combination of activities for a day filled with art, history, culture and food, exploring Tel Aviv by foot on a comprehensive walking architecture, food and street art tour. When possible, we have collaborated directly with the local street artists to promote accurate information and support of their work. After the tour we will provide information of artists whose work has been seen on the tour, providing social media information and where possible, opportunities to purchase work directly from the artists.