Women’s Israel Mission

Day 1

WEDNESDAY – TEL AVIV

  • Arrive at Ben Gurion Airport where you will be greeted by our representatives and accompanied through passport control, baggage claim & customs
  • Opening of the program at Old Jaffa
  • Relive the drama of Israel’s birth in 1948 @ Independence Hall  
  • Lunch in Tel Aviv @ Kikar HeMedina
  • Visit Yvel where high-end jewelry creation & social activism come together
  • Check-in to hotel – unpack, rest & relax
  • Welcome to Jerusalem at the Haas Promenade with musical accompaniment
  • Dinner at Scala Restaurant Jerusalem

Overnight: David Citadel Hotel - Jerusalem

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THURSDAY - JERUSALEM

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel with Dore Gold – former Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations
  • Walk in the footsteps of Prophets & Kings in the City of David & see the amazing new discoveries
  • Discover the splendor of the Second Temple as you navigate the Western Wall Tunnels
  • Ceremony at the Kottel
  • Enjoy a culinary tour of the Machane Yehuda Market
  • Yoga overlooking the Mountains of Moav
  • Camel rides & traditional hospitality at Abraham’s tent in Genesis Land. Invited guests to include wounded IDF veterans from Hope for Herosim.

Overnight: David Citadel Hotel - Jerusalem

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FRIDAY - HEVRON

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel with Khaled Abu Toameh of the Jerusalem Post
  • Explore the Jewish neighborhoods of Hevron including Avraham Avinu, Bet Hadassah & Tel Romeida
  • Meet with Batsheva Cohen – Director of Chabad Hevron
  • Bake Challa with IDF soldiers & local residents
  • Return to Jerusalem to prepare for Shabbat
  • Join thousands of people from around the globe in joyous celebration of Shabbat at the Kottel
  • Friday night dinner at the Tzemach Tzedek Shul  OR join the students the Mayanot Institute of Jewish Studies for dinner

Overnight: David Citadel Hotel - Jerusalem

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SHABBAT - JERUSALEM

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel
  • Morning at leisure or services at local synagogue
  • Explore the Old City of Jerusalem from the rooftops & meet with some of the local Jewish residents in the Moslem & Christian Quarters
  • Musical havdalla
  • Dinner with guest speaker at Noya

Overnight: David Citadel Hotel - Jerusalem

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MONDAY - UPPER GALILEE

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel with Tova Mordechai
  • Take part in a Kabbala class at Ascent
  • Experience the Mystical City of Tzfat including beautiful synagogues, artists’ galleries, candle factory & more
  • Watch a live demonstration by Kabbalistic glass-blower – Sheva Chaya
  • Lunch on the promenade
  • Time for reflection at the grave of R’ Yonatan ben Uziel in Amuka - optional
  • Visit the gorgeous Banias Nature Reserve & waterfall
  • Dinner @ Decks Restaurant in Tiberias

Overnight: Carmel Forest Spa

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TUESDAY - COASTAL REGION

  • Full Israeli breakfast at hotel
  • Morning at leisure to enjoy spa treatments at the hotel
  • Explore the beautiful Rosh Hanikra Grottoes
  • Enjoy an exclusive visit to an IDF Base and meet with officers & combat troops
  • Transfer to Ben Gurion Airport & fly to the USA

NEXT YEAR IN JERUSALEM!!!

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