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3-Day Jewish Heritage Tour to Israel

3-Day Jewish Heritage Tour to Israel

Israel may seem small, but it is packed with sites of significance, especially for Judaism. If you are limited in time, consider this fast-paced, 3-day Jewish Heritage tour to Israel. It will cover significant sites relating to the history of the State of Israel and the Jewish People and combine it with some fun activities and culinary delights.

Day 1 – Jerusalem’s Jewish Heritage

  • Head towards Jerusalem along the 1948 Burma Road and learn about the battles in Shahar Hagai during the War of Independence.
  • Upon reaching Jerusalem, embark on a tour by foot of the Jewish Quarter. See its main historical sites and feel its unique atmosphere today.western wall shutterstock2
  • Reach the Western wall plaza and join the crowds praying at this holy site. Combine it with a new virtual presentation of this area during the Temple.
  • Time permitting, descend to the City of David and appreciate the significant finds made here from the time of the bible.
  • In the evening, consider visiting the Tower of David Night Spectacular.

Overnight: Jerusalem

Day 2 – Reach Masada

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  • Head to the Dead Sea, with an optional stop on at Sea Level sign for fun and short Camel Ride.
  • Reach Masada and admire the site which witnessed a great drama 2000 years ago. See the wealth of remains and assess its tragic end for the Jewish rebels.
  • Have an authentic kibbutz lunch experience at  Kibbutz Ein Gedi, followed by a stroll in the kibbutz’s renowned botanical gardens.
  • Alternatively, drive to one of the hotels by the Dead Sea for a lunch and swim experience.
  • On the way back to Jerusalem, stop to view the caves where the famous Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered (Qumran).
  • If time permits, learn how Biblical Tsitsit was made at the unique Tekhelet Factory.

Overnight: Jerusalem or Tel Aviv

Day 3 – Explore Tel-Aviv

  • tel aviv shutterstockVisit Independence Hall, on Rothschild Boulevard, where Ben-Gurion declared the State of Israel.
  • Continue on Rothschild boulevard and learn how Tel-Aviv developed from a small colony to Israel’s metropolis.
  • Continue to Jaffa and learn about its rich history. Stroll in its scenic alleys and enjoy its unique art galleries.
  • Proceed to the Flea Market for a lunch break and chance finds of rare vintage memorabilia.
  • Reach Rabin’s Assassination site. Here, in 1995, the Israeli prime minister was shot by opposition to the contemporary peace process with the Palestinians.
  • Time permitting, visit the Palmach Museum or the ANU Museum, or try the extreme jet fighter flight simulator (“The Squadron”)!

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    We have really enjoyed our time with you.. I learned so much from your explanations… I really think I will remember this trip forever. Todah Rabbah!

    Dorit Sh., USA

    I wanted to thank you for making our first trip to Israel such a spectacular one… You were the perfect guide... You really made the Bible come to life…

    Jennifer and Stuart Z., USA

    Not only are you a great maggid of the history of the Jewish people and their homeland but you are an awesome photographer. I know that the trip is not over, but it has already exceeded our expectations.

    Cliff K., USA

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