Congregation Shaarai Shomayim
In-Depth Adventure in Israel
Led by Rabbi Jack Paskoff
November 6 - 16, 2023

Tour Rates & Dates:

There are no Departure Dates available for this Package.
*Please note that all rates displayed are based on standard room double occupancy.
All rates above are in US Dollars, and are based on full payment by credit card unless otherwise noted.
If check payment discount is available for this tour, it can be selected after clicking "BOOK" above.
(Deposit can still be paid by credit card).
Upgraded room categories may be available to book later in the booking process.
If Land & Air price is displayed, the air portion includes tax and fuel surcharges, which are subject to change until ticketed.

While no group space is held, if you would like to take advantage of the group transfers, please book on the following flights on El Al from Newark:

LY26 06NOV EWR-TLV 9:00PM-2:20PM+1
LY25 16NOV TLV-EWR 12:05AM-5:05AM

If you would like assistance with flight booking, contact

Tour Overview:

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Traveling together in Israel is an opportunity to connect - with the people of Israel, with the land itself, and with each other. As a community, we will bond through our shared experiences and stimulate our minds through fascinating encounters with locals. Our days are fun-filled, interactive and exciting, and we finish each evening feeling both satisfied and eager for the next day's experiences!


5 nights Brown JLM Mamilla, Jerusalem
2 nights
Dan Panorama, Haifa
1 night 
Tal Hotel by the Beach, Tel Aviv
All touring and sightseeing in a deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach with an expert English-speaking guide
Breakfast daily
Ethiopian lunch & hospitality
Welcome dinner in Jerusalem
Shabbat home hospitality dinner in Jerusalem
Farewell dinner at Maganda in Tel Aviv
Interfaith bridge-building dialogue at Shorashim/Roots
Visit to Hadassah Hospital
Old City walking tour
Yad L'Kashish visit & hands-on project
Meeting with artist in Safed
Tour of Leo Baeck Institute
Bridges of Hope program with Rabbi Dr. Edgar Nof
Visit to Kibbutz Malkia on the Israel-Lebanon border
Meeting with Palestinian woman in Fureidis
Airport transfers if arriving/departing with the main group
Entrance fees per itinerary
Bottled water on the bus
Whisper headsets


Roundtrip airfare, departure taxes and fuel surcharges (contact Ayelet Tours for flight assistance - 800-237-1517 x340)
Border taxes or visa fees
Tips to guide, driver and dining room personnel ($25 per person, per day; pre-collected)
Meals not listed above
Items of a personal nature
Travel insurance (recommended - group policy available)
Any costs associated with Covid-19 testing or vaccination


Tour Itinerary:

For full program, click Itinerary button above next to scrolling photos.