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Israel’s Mediterranean Coast Day Tour

Winery in Zichron Yaakov (Wiki: CC-BY 2.5, Zobacz Zasady)

The Coast Romans, Crusaders and Zionists in the Holy Land Driving up Israel’s coast from Tel Aviv you will see Caesaria, a man-made harbor and wonder of the ancient world, taste wine at one of Israel’s oldest and greatest wineries, see the castles and ruins of crusaders and the modern tomb of Edmund Rothschild, one of Israel’s great, early benefactors. There are also crusader castles, great ... Read More »

Tel Aviv Tour

Tel Aviv tour, Tel aviv beach

One Day or Two Day Tel Aviv Tour Tel Aviv Tel Aviv is the urban center of modern Israel. With an ancient heart at Jaffa going back millenia, Tel Aviv is now the center of Israel’s vibrant, international culture. It’s full of fun 24 hours a day, as well as history and high culture. No trip to Israel is complete without ... Read More »

Jewish History Video Part 1: Abraham

Jewish History Video

Why Watch this Series? A trip to Israel is about connecting to history, heritage, roots. One of the best ways to make your trip meaningful is to learn the history. This series will explain where the Jewish people came from, how we and our religion, Judaism, got to be what they are today. Jewish History Part 1: Abraham Read More »

Gush Etzion Day Tour

Eitan and Ted on overlook

What is Gush Etzion Gush Etzion is an area, a mere 10 minute drive south of Jerusalem with a rich history. It’s far enough off the beaten path that most tourists don’t get there. But it’s so close to Jerusalem, so beautiful and fascinating that it makes for a perfect day tour. As the heartland of Judea as far back ... Read More »

Hebron Old and New

Hebron Tour

The city of Hebron means something different to almost everyone who’s aware of it. Its many meanings are deep, sometimes painful, sometimes joyous, and always complicated. For a Jew steeped in traditional texts, there is a clear connection between the Jewish people and Hebron from the time of Abraham 4,000 years ago, when the patriarch bought a field outside the ... Read More »

Gush Etzion, Southern Gateway to Jerusalem

The Lone Oak Tree of Gush Etzion (Refael Yaniger)

Gush Etzion is a large collection of settlements in the Judean Hills, 15 minutes south of Jerusalem. Despite being ‘over the green line,’ there is almost universal consensus among Israelis that it is part of Israel and will remain as such under any possible future political arrangement. Why such a near-universal agreement on one group of settlements? It comes from ... Read More »

Connect to the History of Israel

Connect to Israel's history

Connect to the History of Israel A trip to Israel gives you a chance to gain new levels of understanding and connection to the history of Israel. Historical and Biblical Stories Come to Life Visiting the places where the Bible happened, can be a unique and inspiring experience. Follow in the footsteps of King David as he fled from king ... Read More »

Classic Israel Tour

travel to Israel on an Israel trip of highlights, with a privet tour guide

The Classic Israel Tour Hit all the highlights in one fun, meaningful,  life changing experience Don’t be ‘Just’ a Tourist Most tours in Israel throw tons of information at you. We want you to have an experience that will change you, that will speak to your heart and be a holiday for your soul. See it All, Experience Deeply On ... Read More »