Beth El – Minnesota – Family Israel Experience

Come join Beth El’s trip to ISRAEL! Make family memories that will last a lifetime. Deepen ties to your community. Connect to your Jewish heritage. Bond with a country that will become your second home. Whether it is your first, second or third trip to Israel, we have crafted an itinerary that is engaging and exciting for all. We can’t wait to see you!


We are pleased to present to you the itinerary and tour package for your Israel trip. These have been carefully crafted to provide an experience that is engaging, fun, uplifting, informative and inspirational for the participants. All of our tours adhere to the highest standards of professionalism and you can be sure to expect the friendly, warm & dedicated service that have endeared us to thousands of satisfied clients.

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Enjoy your trip to Israel to it’s fullest at these luxurious hotels:


Ramot Resort, Golan Heights

At the foot of the Golan, overlooking the magnificent view of the Sea of Galilee, Indulging guest rooms for couples and families, surrounded by open lawns, breathtaking views, a swimming pool (in season), spa treatments, adventure trails and above all – first class luxurious service.

Our Resort features 123 beautifully decorated deluxe rooms, Nature Cabins and Chalets set among the lush landscaping of the Golan Heights and the Sea of Galilee.


Dan Panorama, Jerusalem

The Dan Panorama Hotel Jerusalem with its dignified architecture and honey-colored Jerusalem stone exterior resonates with the spirit of this legendary city.
One of Jerusalem’s favorite hotels, the Dan Panorama Hotel, boasts an exceptional location that enables you to explore Jerusalem’s multifaceted attractions simply by stepping outside.

Offering a special combination of attentive caring hospitality with warm Israeli undertones, the Dan Panorama Hotel Jerusalem features guestrooms fitted with every thoughtful amenity, a rooftop pool and elegant public areas. Whether it’s for family holidays, a romantic break or a business meeting, the Dan Panorama Hotel Jerusalem welcomes visitors with the warmth and attention to detail that spells true hospitality – offering much more than one of Jerusalem’s best addresses.


Kfar Hanokdim Beduin Tent

Kfar Hanokdim presents desert hospitality with a taste of Bedouin life. At the Kfar, you can experience authentic desert living in comfortable surroundings, which meet modern day needs. The Nokdim Overnight package offers guests a taste of Bedouin hospitality, including a feast, a choice of accommodation, breakfast and a beautiful camel trek through the Kana’im Valley.


Tal by the Beach Hotel, Tel Aviv

Just a minute’s walk from Tel Aviv’s Metzizim Beach, the exquisitely renovated Tal by the Beach is the ultimate location for those seeking the most fun from the White City. Combining upscale style and design, the beautiful property offers guests a superb Israeli buffet breakfast, in addition to lunch and dinner options, a range of seminar halls, a breezy rooftop and also a gym and sauna. The definition of comfort and convenience, the hotel resides at the epicenter of all things Tel Aviv, including trendy restaurants, bars, nightclubs, the port, the designer boutiques of Dizengoff St and the sprawling beaches.



We’ve carefully crafted a document that answers many frequently asked questions. Feel free to browse through or you can always be in touch with your Israel Maven representative – JJ Jonah – at

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  • Welcome to Israel!!! Meet at Ben Gurion Airport with Rabbi Davis and the guide- load bus and depart for North.

  • Discover the magnificent port city of Caesarea including the Roman Amphitheater, Hippodrome, Palace of Herod & more

  • Lunch on own

  • Pita baking and donkey riding at Kfar Kedem– in the Land of the Mishna

  • Overlook the Sea of Galilee from the Kachal lookout

  • Dinner at hotel (included)

Overnight: Ramot Resort Hotel

  • Full Israeli breakfast at the hotel

  • Nature walk at the Tel Dan Reserve and ruins where nature, history and hydro-politics come together

  • ATV self- riding vehicles off the slopes of the Golan Heights.

  • Felafel lunch (included)

  • Learn the ways of the Sofer Stam and about the Torah/Mezuza and Tfillin at “Otzar Hastam”

  • Explore the small alleyways of the Mystical City of Tzfat including the synagogues, artist colony and candle factory

  • Dinner on own en route

Overnight: Ramot Resort Hotel

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel

  • Ascend the Golan Heights– Overlook into Syria from the Old Israeli bunker on Tel Saki. Meet with Commander Yakov Selavan and hear the stories from the 1973 Yom Kippur war

  • Visit the amazing Synagogue of Um El Kanatir- Daven Mincha

  • Lunch en route on own

  • Travel to Jerusalem

  • Welcoming and introduction to Jerusalem at the Mount Scopus overlook– שהחיינו

  • Check into hotel and dinner on own in Jerusalem

Overnight: Dan Panorama Hotel, Jerusalem

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel

  • Introduction to the Old City at Jaffa Gate

  • Explore the Jewish Quarter– Batei Machase, rooftops and synagogues

  • Lunch on own in the Jewish Quarter

  • Discover the secrets of the Temple as you walk through the Western Wall tunnels

  • Travel to Mevasseret Tzion- meet with the local Ethiopian Community in the Absorption Center and hear about the challenges that face the Aliya from Ethiopia

  • Dinner on own in Jerusalem

Overnight: Dan Panorama Hotel, Jerusalem

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel

  • Overlook the width of the Land of Israel from “Mitzpe Haelef” and the “Way of the Fathers”

  • Meet with Shaul and Ali and hear about their initiative of “Roots” striving for quiet in the region

  • Deliver food for Shabbat to soldiers in Gush Etzion

  • Lunch on own en route

  • Preparation for Shabbat at the hotel

  • Join thousands as they bring in Shabbat at the Kotel- the Western Wall

  • Shabbat Dinner at hotel (PRIVATE ROOM) (included)

Overnight: Dan Panorama Hotel, Jerusalem

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel

  • Morning at leisure rest or – option to visit different synagogues in the vicinity or explore on own

  • Enjoy Shabbat lunch with at the Fuchsberg Center and meet with a representative from the Masorti movement

  • Optional walking tour: Jerusalem outside the Old City wall- walk through the beautiful neighbourhoods of Yemin Moshe & Talbieh

  • Shopping time on Ben Yehuda Street & dinner on own

Overnight: Dan Panorama Hotel, Jerusalem

  • Full Israeli breakfast at the hotel

  • Pay tribute to the six million Jews who perished in the Holocaust at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial and Museum

  • Lunch at the Yad Vashem Cafeteria (not included)

  • Hear the stories of Israel’s heroes, leaders and soldiers as we stroll through Mount Herzl National Cemetery – one of the most significant places in Israel

  • Culinary tour – including tastings at the Machane Yehuda Market

  • Dinner on own in Jerusalem

Overnight: Dan Panorama Hotel, Jerusalem

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel- check out and depart

  • Visit Ein Rafa– and hear a little about the Arab Minority in Israel

  • Travel to the Shfela region and stop at the Ella Valley where David slew Goliath

  • Participate in an active archaeological dig at Tel Maresha

  • Spelunk through caves in the area

  • Box lunch (included)

  • Travel to Bedouin tentenjoy a camel ride in the wilderness of the Negev

  • Dinner and Bedouin experience at Kfar Hanokdim

Overnight: Kfar Hanokdim Bedouin Tent

  • Early breakfast at Bedouin tent

  • Ascend by the Roman Ramp the fortress of Masada and hear the amazing story of the Jewish rebels and their battle against the Roman army

  • Lunch on own at the Masada Visitors Center

  • Nature walk in the springs of Nachal David where David fled from King Saul

  • Float on the Dead Sea at one of the Dead Sea beaches

  • Continue to Tel Aviv

  • Dinner on own in Tel Aviv

Overnight: Tal by the Beach Hotel, Tel Aviv

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel

  • Introduction to Tel Aviv overlooking the City from the Old City of Jaffa the “Gateway to the Holy Land” Comparing the new and the Old- including galleries and more

  • Lunch on own and stroll through the Carmel Market

  • Hear the story of the secret Bullet factory at the Ayalon Institute where the Jews manufactured bullets behind the backs if the British in preparation for the upcoming war.

  • Graffiti tour! To get a better understanding of the Tel Aviv culture

  • Final banquet at a local restaurant in Tel Aviv

Overnight: Tal by the Beach Hotel, Tel Aviv

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel

  • Check out and depart for airport

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