Itinerary

Day 1 – Wednesday, July 5

 

  • Arrive in Budapest
  • Short walking tour, visiting of Great Market Hall

Day 2 – Thursday, July 6

 

  • Visiting of adventure park Kalandpalya
  • Lunch on Margaret Island
  • Buda castle
  • Folk Dance Performance

Day 3 – Friday, July 7

  • Visiting of Dohany Synagogue, Jewish Museum, Raoul Wallenberg statue
  • Széchenyi Thermal Bath
  • Shabbat

Day 4 – Saturday, July 8

 

  • Shabbat
  • Fisherman’s Bastion, Charles Bridge and shoes on Danube promenade
  • Evening – Cruise on Danube

Day 5 – Sunday, July 9

 

  • Tropicarium
  • Depart Budapest for Vienna
  • Jewish tour of Bratislava (including visit to Chasam Sofer in Bratislava)
  • Arrival in Vienna

Day 6 – Monday, July 10

 

  • Schönbrunn palace
  • Walking tour of Vienna –Judenplatz, Opera House, Graben Market
  • Sounds of Vienna concert

 

Day 7 – Tuesday, July 11

 

  • Explore the water-filled Seegrotte cave system by boat
  • Cycling tour in Wachau Valley
  • Durenstein castle
  • Head to Salzburg

Day 8 – Wednesday, July 12

 

  • Hiking and adventure activities in Salzburg
  • Cable car, summer tobbogan in Duerrnberg

Day 9 – Thursday, July 13

 

  • Travel to Prague
  • Prague Historical River Cruise
  • Ghost tours of the Old Town Square in Prague

Day 10 – Friday, July 14

 

  • Visit Jewish Quarter in Prague
  • Half day tour to Prague visiting of Karlstejn Castle
  • Palace Concert at Prague Castle
  • Shabbat

Day 11 – Saturday, July 15

 

  • Shabbat
  • Walking around old town, Charles bridge, Charles square
  • Evening – Escape Room

Day 12 – Sunday, July 16

 

  • Visiting of Terezin monument
  • Visiting of Lidice
  • Farewell dinner
  • Fly to Tel Aviv

Day 13 – Monday, July 17

  • Arrive in Israel
  • Travel north to the Galilee
  • Donkey ride, make your own pita and dinner

Day 14 – Tuesday, July 18

  • Mt. Meiron and visit Kever Rashbi
  • Walking tour of Tzvat
  • Lunch in Artists’ Quarter
  • Visit absorption center for Ethiopian youth in Tzvat
  • Golf cart tour of the Hula Valley
  • Kumzitz

Day 15 – Wednesday, July 19

  • Explore Tzippori
  • View Mt. Carmel
  • Surf the Mediterranean

Day 16 – Thursday, July 20

  • Water hike down Jilaboun Canyon
  • Meafim lunch on the banks of the Jordan
  • Rafting on the Jordan River at Kfar Blum
  • View the Golan from Ben Tal

Day 17 – Friday, June 21

  • Hike Down M. Arbel Overlooking the Kinneret
  • Water sports and beach at the Kineret
  • Visit Kvarim in Tiveria
  • Shabbat in Kibbutz Lavi

Day 18 – Saturday, July 22

  • Walking tour of the Kibbutz
  • Sports and free time
  • Evening cruise on the Galilee

Day 19 – Sunday, July 23

  • JNF Tree Planting
  • Nature walk the Ein Gedi Nature Reserve
  • Camel riding
  • Overnight: Kfar Hanokdim Tent, Judean Desert

Day 20 – Monday, July 24

  • Tour of Israel’s world leading desalination plant in Ashkelon
  • Visit Sderot – Armored playground and Gaza lookout
  • Experience the wonders of desert agriculture at Shvil HaSalat
  • Tour of SodaStream factory in the Negev

Day 21 – Tuesday, July 25

  • Pre-sunrise ascent to Masada
  • Floating in the Dead Sea
  • Dig-for-a day program with Archeological Seminars and Bell Cave

Day 22 – Wednesday, July 26

  • Leket harvesting project
  • Dialogue in the Dark
  • Machon Ayalon
  • Travel to Jerusalem
  • I Am Jerusalem 4D movie at Mamilla

Day 23 – Thursday, July 27

  • Walk the Rampert Walls from Jaffa Gate to Zion Gate
  • Explore the Jewish Quarter’s Hurva Shul
  • Lunch and Shopping at the Cardo
  • Reflections at the Kotel and Visit the Southern Wall Excavations
  • Ir David and Hezekiah Tunnels

Day 24 – Friday, July 28

  • Pantry Packers
  • Walking tour of the Knesset
  • Shop in Geula
  • Kabbalat Shabbat

Day 25 – Saturday, July 29

  • Shabbat
  • Walking tour of Jerusalem neighborhoods
  • Evening out on Ben Yehuda Street

Day 26 – Sunday, July 30

  • Hevron – visit Kever Rachel and Maarat Hamachpela
  • Gush Etzion Museum
  • Zip-lining in Kfar Etzion
  • Evening and movie at Cinema City

Day 27 – Monday, July 31

  • Yad VaShem Holocaust Museum
  • Har Herzl National Cemetery
  • Kotel Tunnels
  • Erev Tisha B’Av`

Day 28 – Tuesday, August 1

  • Afternoon at the Israel Museum
  • Break-fast

Day 29 – Wednesday, August 2

  • ATV and Paintball in the Jerusalem forests
  • Shopping
  • Yom NCSY
  • Closing activity

Day 30 – Thursday, August 3

  • Going home!