As you know, in the past couple of months Israel has faced yet another battle against those who seek to challenge its existence. Now that things are back to normal and the level of security is as high as ever, it’s time to plan your visit to the Holy Land.  And here are the top 3 sites you need to put up in your travel diary.

1. The Old City of Jerusalem

Old City of Jerusalem,View from the Tower of David

Old City of Jerusalem,View from the Tower of David

It’s no surprise that Jerusalem, one of the most important cities in the world, comes at the top of the list. Keep in mind you will need at least 4 days to see the best of it. No visit to Jerusalem is complete without visiting these sites: The alleyways of the Jewish and Christian quarters, the Tower of David, the Western Wall, and the Church of the Holy Sepulcher. Also full of points of interest and historical monuments are the Via Dolorosa, Mount Zion and the Mount of Olives, where spectacular views are guaranteed!

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The remnant of Jerusalem’s Second Temple, the Western Wall