Join Rabbi Gayle Pomerantz, Rabbi Gary Glickstein and Cantor Steven Haas for 13 Life-Changing Days in Israel.  June 14-26, 2106

$5750 per person (based on double occupancy of 40 participants)
Single Supplement $1,900 ($375 per person will be pre-collected for tips to guide, bus driver, hotel staff and service persons for all included meals)
13 days of touring will begin in the city that never sleeps, Tel Aviv. Voted by "The Lonely Planet" as one of the top ten "action packed" cities to travel to with the world's best looking men and women. (No Kidding!). Enjoy Tel Aviv's fast pace, historical significance and high tech marvels.
Our trip will continue to the Golan Heights and the Galilee where you will experience the northern part of Israel as a great adventure.
We will continue on a fun filled and energetic desert journey including Masada and the Dead Sea.
We will then make the emotional ascent to the eternal capital of the Jewish People... Jerusalem. We will explore and experience this city that has no equal.
Wind up our spirited and spiritual tour with a fabulous finale before returning home from our spiritual home.
Tour Includes
5 star Carlton Hotel
Tel Aviv on the beach of the
Mediterranean Sea
Nof Ginosar Luxury Kibbutz Resort
directly on the Sea of Gallilee
5 star Isrotel Hotel
on the shores of the Dead Sea
5 star Inbal Hotel
in the heart of Jerusalem
English speaking licensed tour guide
Air conditioned tor bus
Israeli Breakfast each day
Welcome Dinner in Tel Aviv
Dinner at Decks, on the shores of the Kinneret Lake
Shabbat Dinner in the Gallilee
BBQ dinner in the Galilee
Roman Ruins at Caesarea
Jeep Ride up the Golan Heights
Mt. Bental overlooking the Israel/Syrian Border
Tour of Safed the home of Kabbalah
Tour the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem
Special Shehecheyanu Welcome overlooking the entire city of Jerusalem
City of David and King David's Palace
Walk through Hezekiah's tunnels (Bring your water shoes)
Jerusalem Archaeological Park
Southern Steps Excavations
Rabbinic Tunnels Tour "The Holy of Holies"
Israel Museum Dead Sea Scrolls & Model of the Old City"
Christian Quarter Tour "Church of the Holy Sepulcher"
Yad L'Kashish "Crafts of Jerusalem's Eldest Citizens"
Yad Vashem Holocaust Museum
Children's Memorial at Yad Vashem
Mt. Herzl Cemetery "Israel's departed leaders"
Jerusalem Military Cemetery "The Fallen Heroes"
Jerusalem Sound and Light Show Spectacular
Dig for a Day Archeological Experience
Latrun: National Tank Museum and Memorial 
Memorial to Izak Rabin
Program at the Kinneret Cemetery: Pioneers of Israel
Tour the Sephardic Synagogues of Safed
Visit the artist's galleries of Safed
Visit to Independence Hall in Tel Aviv
Tree Planting: Get your hands into the soil of Israel
A taste of the city that never sleeps, Tel Aviv
Shopping opportunities in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Safed
Ayalon Institute "Historic Bullet Factory"
Camel Caravan in the Judean Desert
Biblical Experience in the Judean Desert
Swimming and floating in the Dead Sea
Tour of Masada and Herod's Palace
Mitzvah Opportunities to help those in need
And so much more...
Kabbalat Shabbat under the stars on the shores of the Kinneret Lake
Shabbat Service on the Golan Heights
Friday evening service at the Western Wall in Jerusalem
Shabbat morning in Jerusalem
Havdalah B'nai Mitzvah Service overlooking the Old City of Jerusalem
Dedication Ceremony on the top of Masada
T'fillin Ceremony at the Southern Steps in the Old City of Jerusalem
The Magical Mitzvah Tour 2016 will begin in Tel Aviv on the afternoon of Tuesday, June 14, 2016 with check-in at the Carlton Hotel at 3:00 p.m. There will be no group flight as traveler’s today are more comfortable finding the best deals and making their own flight arrangements. If you would like us to arrange airport assistance and transportation to the
Carlton Hotel, Tel Aviv, we will need your flight information at least 8 weeks prior to departure. There will be an additional charge for this service which will be approximately $180.00 for a family of four. If you are not a family of four the calculations will be made for your group and presented to you for acceptance prior to departure.
The Magical Mitzvah Tour 2016 will conclude in Jerusalem on the evening of Sunday, June 26, 2016 with a late checkout from the Inbal Hotel at 9:00 p.m. If you would like us to arrange airport assistance and transportation to Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv, we will need your flight information at least 8 weeks prior to departure. There will be an additional charge for this service which will be approximately $260.00 for a family of four. If you are not a family of four the calculations will be made for your group and presented to you for acceptance prior to departure.
Any families wishing to arrive in Tel Aviv prior to the beginning of the tour please contact Cantor Haas who can make reservations for you at the Carlton Hotel, Tel Aviv.