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Sample Itinerary

Arrival: Receive a warm welcome home as you arrive in Ben Gurion Airport! Meet your tour guide and get on the road.
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Receive a warm welcome home as you arrive in Ben Gurion Airport! Meet your tour guide and get on the road.

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Hula Valley Bird Sanctuary Explore the lush green Hula valley, backdropped by Israel’s biggest mountain – Mt. Hermon. Learn about Israel’s conservation efforts, and the major role this tiny country plays for millions of migrating birds each year.
Nachal Ayun Hike Nachal Ayun, following the border with Lebanon. See the beauty of four waterfalls up close, as well as Israel’s unique flora and.
Misgav Am Visit one of Israel’s northern Kibbutzim, situated mere meters away from the Lebanese border. Hear from locals about the effect politics have on everyday life in border settlements.
A kayaking adventure on the Jordan River Get ready for a wet and wild run down the Jordan River. Bounce over the rapids with your new friends, then lie back and relax as the river widens, and soak in the sun and the surroundings.
Dinner
Overnight: Hotel near the Kinneret

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Mystical city of Tzfat This ancient Jewish city, birthplace of Kabbalah and Jewish Mysticism, was home to many illustrious Jewish sages and mystics during the 16th century. Set high in the Galilean Mountains, the city is steeped in history with ancient synagogues, ornate and colorful architecture, and some really interesting characters. Now home to a flourishing artist colony, the city has a unique and magical atmosphere.
Leket Ever wanted to be a farmer? Take some time out to help others? Do both of these at the same time. You will harvest a field, working together as a team having great fun, whilst at the same time helping those in need. Everything you pick goes to those who can not afford to put food on the table.
Dinner
Background session on the Holocaust with Madrichim and Holocaust Survivor Hear the first-hand story of a Holocaust survivor.
Overnight: Hotel in Jerusalem

Yad VaShem Program at Yad VaShem – Israel’s National Memorial to the Holocaust, including visits to the museum, the Children’s Memorial Hall and a memorial service at the Valley of the Lost Communities.
Mount Herzl Military Cemetery Set in the Jerusalem forest, Mount Herzl is Israel’s national cemetery for the military leaders of the nation. Walk amongst the graves of Israel’s fallen and hear firsthand stories from the soldiers in your group about those who perished defending the people of Israel.Memorial ceremony by the soldiers Reflection and Feedback Session with Madrichim
Night out in Jerusalem
Overnight: Hotel in Jerusalem

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Breakfast Haas Promenade An overview of Jerusalem from the hilltop promenade! A unique panoramic view of the ancient alongside the new, get a brief overview of 4,000 years of history.
Yemin Moshe: A tour of the first Jewish neighborhood built outside the walls of the Old City.
Walking tour of the Old city of Jerusalem Entering through the Zion Gate, visit the Tomb of King David – the conqueror of Jerusalem. Tour the Jewish Quarter, the Cardo – a 2,000 year old market street, still used today, and the Southern Wall Excavations – where the Jewish People ascended to their Holy Temple in ancient times.
Kotel (Western Wall): Place a note in the between the bricks of the Jewish People’s most ancient and beloved holy site. Machane Yehuda Explore the sights, sounds, smells and tastes of Jerusalem’s open air market. Take a few minutes to talk to locals whilst they shop, hear their stories and thoughts.
Kabbalat Shabbat Traditional Kabbalat Shabbat with Shabbat prayers and songs.
Festive Shabbat dinner
Evening activity: Discussion on the subject of “Jewish identity.” Jewish identity is defined in countless ways and has a different meaning for everyone. Voice your opinion on the subject and hear what your peers have to say as well.
Overnight: Hotel in Jerusalem

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Workshop: Discuss the importance of being a community member in the Diaspora.
Israel Museum: Enjoy a brief tour of the museum’s model of Jerusalem and Shrine the Book exhibit. Then feel free to explore the remaining galleries with your friends.
Shabbat meal in the hotel
Walking tour: Stroll through the local neighborhoods, soaking up the unique Shabbat atmosphere only found in Israel.
Havdalah:Say goodbye to Shabbat with the traditional concluding ceremony
Dinner
Night out in Jerusalem
Overnight: Hotel in Jerusalem

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Breakfast
Bar/Bat Mitzvah Ceremony: Never had a chance to celebrate your Bar/bat mitzvah? Here’s your opportunity to put on pair of tefillin and dance ‘till you drop. Go crazy just celebrating being a Jew!
Tree planting Leave your mark and connect to the land – plant a tree in the Ezra forest.
Archeological dig at Adulam Have a “hands on” experience with the past as you participate in an archeological dig at Adulam.
Barkan Winery Taste the grapes and the wine, and learn all there is to know about wine production in Israel.
Drive south into the Negev Desert.
Camel Trek Enjoy a Camel Trek, followed by a Hafla Bedouin Feast.
Bedouin Experience: Enjoy the traditional Bedouin hospitality with music and coffee ceremony. Join a traditional Bedouin feast and dance by the bonfire.
Reflection and Feedback Session with Madrichim
Sleep in a traditional Bedouin Tent: Spend the night under a billion stars surrounded by a desert backdrop.

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Masada: Ascend Masada during the early hours of the morning and witness the sun rise over the mountain plateau. Tour Herod’s Palace and hear about its Jewish defenders.
Dead Sea: Enjoy a chance to swim (more precisely, to float!) in the Dead Sea, the lowest spot on the Earth. Revitalize your skin with mineral filled mud, soak in the sulfur pools or simply float away under the sun.
Ein Gedi: Hike through a serene desert oasis with pools and waterfalls. Hear the story of King David’s flight from King Saul as he hid among Ein Gedi’s rocks thousands of years ago. .
Overnight: Hotel in Negev

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Ein Avdat Hike through this stunning desert canyon which is home to interesting wildlife and full of natural springs.
Sde Boker Peek inside the simple house of David Ben-Gurion, Israel’s first Prime Minister. Gain an understanding of who he was and visit his final resting place in the desert.
End of Mifgash: Say farewell to your soldier friends after the fantastic five days you spent together.
Overnight: Hotel in Tel Aviv area

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Independence Hall Relive the moment Israel became a country. Learn about what took place during that fateful meeting.
Old Jaffa tour Explore Old Jaffa, the world’s oldest port. Take a refreshing dip in the Mediterranean Sea on a hot beach in Tel Aviv.
Farewell Dinner:Enjoy dinner at one of Tel Aviv’s unique restaurants
Closing sessions:Discuss what you accomplished during the trip. How can you use what you discovered during the program to change your community? Provide feedback and let us know have we can make the program even better.
Drive to Ben Gurion Airport.
Shalom U’Lehitraot.

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