Explore Israel in a fully immersive trip that will take you from the mystical city of Safed, and the beautiful hills of the Golan Heights to the historic city of Jerusalem and the mesmerizing Judean desert, where you’ll climb Masada and take a dip in the Dead Sea. We’re going to party in Tel Aviv to celebrate 70 years of Israeli independence with great beaches, diverse culture and world-class cuisine. Learn about Israel as a start-up nation. Enjoy Israel’s rich, diverse and colorful culture. Travel with fellow community members and friends from the Jewish Federation of Northwest Indiana. Highlights of the trip include:
Explore Tel Aviv: Visit the historic Independence Hall, the exciting and cutting-edge Innovation Center, and tour the Old City of Jaffa.
Travel to the Western Galilee Partnership Region: Tour the Galilee Medical Center, the port city of Acco and the Ghetto Fighters Museum.
Voyage to Safed: Explore the quaint alleyways, art galleries and synagogues of the mystical city.
Tour Beit Shean: See the ancient remains of the city the Talmud mentions as the “entrance to paradise.”
Stay in Jerusalem: Enjoy the colors, smells and unique atmosphere of Machane Yehuda Market and experience Shabbat at the Western Wall.
Adventure to Masada: Relax and float in the Dead Sea.
Wander the Petra Ruins: See the world famous Roman Theater and Royal Tombs.
Experience the Negev: Take a unique agricultural tour of the Salad Trail.