Congregation B’nai Yisrael & Temple Shaaray Tefila Israel Trip – December 2024

Come join Congregation B’nai Yisrael & Temple Shaaray Tefila on their trip to Israel! This trip will include fun and engaging activities for all ages that will create lasting memories. We can’t wait to welcome you here!

Pricing

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, 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.

    Costing - Congregation B'nai Yisrael - December 2024 Ver 2 >

Register

Registration is now open! Please click on the link to fill out the registration form. Upon clicking send, we will process your deposit and send you a confirmation e-mail within a couple of days to let you know you’re set to go!

To register please click HERE!

Hotels

ROYAL BEACH HOTEL, TEL AVIV

Presenting the ultimate in luxury and prestige, the Royal Beach Tel Aviv is located on the non-stop city’s bustling promenade, close to countless prominent business centers and popular entertainment venues.

This attractive location makes it easy for guests to enjoy an entire world of fabulous entertainment and cultural activities within easy walking distance: endless white beaches, the artsy Neve Tzedek neighborhood, HaTachana –  the old train station that has been converted into a modern leisure complex, the ancient port city of Old Jaffa, Nahalat Binyamin pedestrian mall, the famous Rothschild Boulevard, and more.

 

MAMILLA HOTEL, JERUSALEM

The luxury Mamilla Hotel is Jerusalem – ancient and new, timeless and timely, classic and contemporary. Situated at the junction of the city’s celebrated past and future, the hotel is a short stroll to the Old City Walls, Jaffa Gate, the exclusive Mamilla Avenue Mall, and many more Jerusalem sites and attractions.

 

KEDMA HOTEL, SDE BOKER

The enchanting Negev Desert is a magnetic tourist draw thanks to its breathtaking natural beauty, pollution-free arid climate,
and the host of hidden tourist gems just waiting to be discovered. Kedma is one such find. If you’re looking for an exquisite desert oasis, look no further than this awe-inspiring hotel. Located in Sde Boker, walking distance from the desert home of David Ben-Gurion, Israel’s first prime minister, this Nabatean khan-style hotel offers a unique Negev-inspired hospitality experience in the perfect tranquil base for local excursions.

FAQ'S

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 – David Abraham – at david@israelmaven.com.

    FAQ winter >

Monday
12/23/2024
Day 1/9
Tuesday
12/24/2024
Day 2/9
Wednesday
12/25/2024
Day 3/9
Thursday
12/26/2024
Day 4/9
Friday
12/27/2024
Day 5/9
Shabbat
12/28/2024
Day 6/9
Sunday
12/29/2024
Day 7/9
Monday
12/30/2024
Day 8/9
Tuesday
12/31/2024
Day 9/9

Welcome to Israel!!! Land at Ben Gurion Airport on Flight # where you will be met by your driver and guide after you go through passport control, baggage claim &customs. Please keep your blue slip from Passport Control throughout the trip.


Transfer to Tel Aviv


Check-in to your hotel, unpack, rest & relax


Opening dinner at hotel (included)


Overnight: Royal Beach, Tel Aviv

Full Israeli breakfast at hotel


Meet your guide and start your adventure together!


Soak in the atmosphere along the trendy Rothschild Boulevard with its buzzing cafes, famous Bauhaus architecture, historic landmarks & Innovation hubs


Experience the vibe at the Nachalat Binyamin arts-&-crafts fair


For lunch, enjoy a culinary tour in the Carmel Market with a food tasting tour. by discovering the people and the stories behind the food and the flavors


Learn about the Ethiopian people and their history within Israel at the Battae Ethiopian Heritage Center


Return to hotel


Dinner on own


Overnight: Royal Beach, Tel Aviv

Full Israeli breakfast at hotel


Explore the Old Port of Jaffa with its charming alleyways, artists’ galleries & stunning views over Tel Aviv


Explore the beautiful Neve Tzedek neighborhood & encounter the towering personalities who left their mark on the development of the city & the country


Lunch on own


Enjoy a Street Art Graffiti Tour of the bohemian Florentine Neighborhood & feel the pulse of Tel Aviv followed by a graffiti workshop


Travel to Jerusalem


Welcome to Jerusalem! Enjoy a spectacular lookout over Jerusalem from the Haas Promenade


Check into hotel


Dinner on own


Overnight: Mamilla Hotel, Jerusalem

Full Israeli breakfast at hotel


Introduction to the Old City of Jerusalem at the impressive Jaffa Gate


Walk along the Ramparts of the Old City Walls from Jaffa Gate to Zion Gate


Participate in a fun and interactive scavenger hunt in the Jewish Quarter with maps & mission packs in-hand


Mazal tov!! B’nei mitzvah ceremony at the egalitarian section of the Western Wall


Lunch in Jewish Quarter on own


Time for reflection at the Western Wall


Explore the fascinating Western Wall Tunnels that unlock the secrets of Jerusalem’s glorious past


Walk in the footsteps of Prophets & Kings in the City of David & feel the Bible come to life


Dinner on own


Overnight: Mamilla Hotel, Jerusalem

Full Israeli Breakfast at the hotel


Pay tribute to the Memory of Six Million at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum & Children’s Memorial


For those under 10 years old, visit the Israel Aquarium


Experience the pre-Shabbat vibe at the Machane Yehudah Outdoor Market and meet the people and their stories behind the store fronts


Return to hotel to prepare for Shabbat


Kabbalat Shabbat at Congregation Kol Haneshama


Shabbat dinner at hotel (included)


Overnight: Mamilla Hotel, Jerusalem

Full Israeli breakfast at your hotel


Day at leisure on own in Jerusalem. Options include:


Join morning services at a local synagogue


Explore the impressive Israel Museum including the Shrine of the Book, Model of Jerusalem, Archeology Wing, Sculpture Garden & Wing of Jewish Life


Enjoy walking through the beautiful Yemin Moshe neighborhood & Montefiore’s Windmill


Explore the Christian Quarter including the Via Dolorosa & Church of the Holy Sepulcher


Hunt for a bargain at the bustling Arab Souk in the Old City


Enjoy walking through the beautiful Yemin Moshe neighborhood & Montefiore’s Windmill


Dinner on own


INCLUDED EVENING PROGRAM: Watch the Sound-&-Light Spectacular screened on the walls of the Tower of David. (Show is outdoors. Please dress warmly & ensure to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the start.)


Overnight: Mamilla Hotel, Jerusalem

Full Israeli breakfast at the hotel


Check out of hotel & depart


Boat along the Dead Sea – the lowest place on Earth – and discover the unique salt & crystal formations that can be seen only from this vantage-point


Ascend the formidable desert fortress of Masada where the Zealots contested the might of the Roman Empire


Lunch & swim at the Herods Hotel in Ein Bokek, a chance to swim in the Dead Sea


Drive to Sde Boker & check in to hotel


Dinner at hotel (included)


Overnight: Kedma Hotel, Sde Boker

Full Israeli breakfast at the hotel


Rappel down the side of the Ramon Crater


Explore the fascinating Ramon Crater off-road by jeep


Lunch on own in Mitzpe Ramon


Tour the award-winning Nana Winery in the heart of the Negev Desert & sample the local fare


Return to hotel


Dinner at hotel (included)


Overnight: Kedma Hotel, Sde Boker

Full Israeli breakfast at the hotel


Check out of hotel & depart


Lookout over the striking Zin Valley from the tomb of Israel’s legendary prime minister – David Ben Gurion


Visit the home of Israel’s legendary prime-minister, David Ben Gurion who was the driving force behind the establishment of the State of Israel


Enjoy a beautiful nature walk in the Ein Avdat desert oasis


Lunch at Hummus Shel Techina in Sderot (included)


Tour of Sderot including the Police Station, and learn from locals about life before and after October 7


Continue to Tel Aviv


Final dinner at local restaurant (included)


Transfer to Ben Gurion Airport for your flight home


Depart on flight #____


NEXT YEAR IN JERUSALEM




    WE’D LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU
    1-866-317-9307 | Info@IsraelMaven.com

    Follow us