Ayelet's Traveling University
Tour to Greece
May 20-31, 2024

Tour Rates & Dates:

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May 20, 2024
Ayelet's Traveling University
Tour to Greece
May 20-31, 2024
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$5,099$4,950Sold Out
May 20, 2024
Ayelet's Traveling University
Tour to Greece
with extension to Rhodes
May 20 - June 3, 2024
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$7,154$6,945Sold Out
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Register by December 31st and SAVE $100 pe person!


Suggested roundtrip flights for the main tour
AA 334   20MAY   JFK - ATH     525P - 1000A
AA 333   31MAY   ATH - JFK     405P - 755P

Tour Overview:

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Jewish history in Greece may date back as far as the Babylonian Exile and certainly to the time of Alexander the Great. As is often the case, our people's history there is a complicated one with times of prosperity mixed with tragedy, ultimately overshadowed by the Holocaust. Our journey will be enhanced by guide Ester Azaria's knowledge and stories as we explore the past, enjoy the beauty and sites of Greece and encounter the Jewish communities of today. Read more about Ester below.

4 total nights
Crowne Plaza, Athens
3 nights
Mediterranean Palace, Thessaloniki
1 night
The Lake Hotel, Ioannina
2 nights
Amalia Hoteli, Delphi
Touring and sightseeing in a deluxe airconditioned motorcoach with an expert English-speaking guide
Breakfast daily 
4 lunches
Welcome dinner
2 dinner with live music and/or traditional dance, including farewell dinner
Shabbat dinner in Thessaloniki
3 additional dinners
Jewish heritage & city highlight tours
Visits to the tranquil islands of Aegina, Hydra & Poros
Optional Shabbat walking tours in Thessaloniki
Sailing on Lake Pamvotis
Wine tasting in Metsovo
Airport transfers if arriving/departing with the main group
Entrance fees per itinerary
Bottled water on the bus
Whisper headsets

3 nights Grand Beach Hotel, Rhodes
Internal flight from Athens to Rhodes with transfers
Breakfast daily
Shabbat dinner with local community members
Farewell dinner at a local restaurant
Jewish heritage and city touring with an English-speaking guide
Entrance fees per itinerary
Bottled water on the bus
Whisper headsets


Roundtrip airfare, departure taxes and fuel surcharges
Border taxes or visa fees
Tips to guides, drivers and service personnel ($25 per person, per day; pre-collected)
Meals not listed above
Optional Symi day cruise (Rhodes extension - $95/person)
Items of a personal nature
Travel insurance (recommended - group policy available)
Any costs associated with Covid-19 testing or vaccination

Tour Itinerary:

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Ester Azaria is the granddaughter of Holocaust survivors and was born and raised in Thessaloniki. Her deep love and connection to her Sephardic roots and hometown has led her to curating unforgettable experiences for guests in Thessaloniki and Northern Greece with a special focus on showcasing the city's Jewish history and heritage. Ester will join our tour to impart her extensive knowledge of her home country, sharing with us her love for Judaism and sharing her background and history of Greek Jews over the centuries.