Deluxe Jewish Israel Tour
  • Introducing our 2019 Deluxe Jewish Israel Tour for adults only. The Deluxe Adults Only Israel Tour is an in-depth tour of the Holy Land in 5-star hotels throughout with a maximum of 20 passengers per group. It combines the beauty and history of the people and its Jewish heritage dating back thousands of years. Register soon and save your seat on our adults only Deluxe Jewish Israel Tour.

Delve into the fascinating lifestyle of the Mediterranean coastal city of Tel Aviv before journeying to the northern mountains of the Galilee and capping off your remaining days in the spiritual city of Jerusalem on your Journey through Israel and share in their spiritual connection with this ancient land that spans millennia.

October 22 - November 3, 2019 | 13 Days | 6 Spots Remaining

Available Seats

Open Spots

Price From

Per Person in USD

Double Room

$3999 USD

Single Supplement

$1300

Tour Itinerary

Depart for the Deluxe Jewish Israel Tour on our scheduled ELAL flight (inquire within) or via your own flight arrangements. Meals on-board

Overnight Flight

On-Board Flight

Welcome to beautiful Israel! We will arrive at Ben Gurion airport and be met and assisted by a Shalom Journeys representative. Following passport control, we will be transferred to our hotel in the coastal city of Tel Aviv. Depending on our arrival time, we will enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure. Enjoy a good nights sleep before we embark on our Deluxe Jewish Israel Tour.

Tel Aviv, Israel (2 Nights)

Dinner at Hotel

We will depart at 9:00 am today. Begin our tour with a drive by the cultural center of Tel-Aviv, viewing the Bronfman Auditorium and Habimah Theater. We will tour the Ayalon Institute, a secret factory camouflaged on a kibbutz that was producing bullets for the Hagana. All while accomplished right under the noses of the British authorities. We will continue to Old Jaffa, where we will explore the ancient streets, viewing archaeological excavations and the charming galleries and shops.

Tel Aviv, Israel

Full Breakfast

Welcome Dinner at Local Restaurant

Our first stop today is a visit to Independence Hall where on May 14, 1948, Israel became an independent state.  Proceed north via Netanya to Caesarea.  We visit the Crusaders’ Battlement, the Roman Theater – where concerts and cultural events take place all summer long, plus the ancient Aqueduct still standing for 2000 years. Next, an emotional visit to Atlit – a former detention compound for Jewish immigrants who arrived in Israel illegally during the British Mandate period.  Arrive at our luxurious hotel atop Mt. Carmel where we are greeted with refreshing fruit juice.

Haifa, Israel (2 Nights)

Full Breakfast

Dinner at Hotel

Shabbat at leisure. Enjoy a delightful stroll in the beautiful city of Haifa or visit a local Synagogue.

Available – Optional tour to the incredible Tel Megiddo – the excavations that inspired James Michener’s book “The Source”. Next, drive to a Druze Village where we learn about their culture and customs in their environment. Browse and shop in their bustling bazaar – a fun way to end an exciting tour before returning to our hotel around 3:00 PM.

Haifa, Israel

Full Breakfast, Dinner at Lively Restaurant

First stop, the Bahai Gardens then on to the ancient port city of Akko to visit the prison where members of the Haganah and Irgun were held captive during Israel’s fight for independence. Here Leon Uris’s famous novel “Exodus” was filmed. Continue to the beautiful new Jewish development town Karmiel in the Galilee. Proceed to Safed, famous art colony and center of mystic Kabbalism. See its Synagogues and picturesque cobblestone streets and art galleries before arriving at our Kibbutz, located in the lush hills of the Upper Galilee.

Sea of Galilee (2 Nights)

Full Breakfast, Dinner at Hotel

Our tour begins in one of the lushest areas in the Galilee, Tel Dan, where we will take an easy and enjoyable nature walk through the reserve at the headwaters of the Jordan River.  Continue to the Golan Heights to Ben Tal, a wonderful viewpoint into Syria.  Then onto Kibbutz Ein Zivan, in the heart of Israel’s wine country for an intimate personal visit to the Bahat Winery and the De Korina Chocolate Factory. Sample the delicious chocolates and enjoy some wine tasting.

Sea of Galilee

Full Breakfast

Dinner at Hotel

Continue to Old Gesher, located on the Jordan River and the border with Jordan, a site encompassing archaeology, ancient history, current history, the kibbutz concept, and current events. Visit Beit Shean, one of Israel’s oldest cities. Then to another wonderful site down the valley to Sde Eliyahu, a religious kibbutz that is at the forefront of eco-friendly farming and agro-industry. Continue to Jerusalem stopping on route to say the traditional “shehechiyanu” blessing.

Jerusalem, Israel (5 Nights)

Full Breakfast

Dinner at Hotel

Begin the tour of the Old City of Jerusalem; visit the Jewish and Christian quarters; walk through the Cardo, the reconstructed main street of Byzantine Jerusalem. Visit the Wailing Wall. Continue to the City of David and explore the excavations of the first temple period; learn the story of ancient Jerusalem as you tour the Western Wall tunnels; discover the hidden layers of the walls revealed underground. Return to your hotel to freshen up and get ready for your night out.

Jerusalem, Israel

Full Breakfast

Dinner On Your Own

Sound and Light Show

We will begin the day with a visit to the Israel Museum, the shrine of the book where the Dead Sea scrolls are housed. Furthermore, we will see the new holy land model, a miniature replica of Jerusalem as it was during the second temple period. Continue for a tour at the Knesset, Israel’s parliament and see the Menorah with the biblical emblems. We will now visit Yad Vashem for an emotional tour of a dark past. Proceed to experience the contemporary Jerusalem at the famous Mahane Yehuda market with its authentic and colorful stands; Enjoy the “Shuk Bites” and taste a variety of local food. Return back to the hotel for the remainder of the day at leisure.

Jerusalem, Israel

Full Breakfast

Cocktail Dinner Party

Proceed through the ancient Judean desert; stop at the majestic Ein Gedi nature reserve and explore the lush oasis filled with waterfalls, vegetation, and rare wildlife. Continue to Massada and ascend by cable car to the top of the ancient fortress; visit the remains of the walls, palaces, synagogue, bathhouses and more. We will descend by cable car back to the bottom of the mountain. Next, we will stop for lunch by the Dead Sea and make use of the spa facilities in one of the leading hotels in the area. Return back to Jerusalem to freshen up.

Jerusalem, Israel

Full Breakfast

Dinner at Hotel

Today you will get to experience Jerusalem on Shabbat. Feel the ambiance and mellow mood of the city during the day of rest. In the evening, just a few steps from our hotel, explore Jerusalem as it brings in the new week.

Jerusalem, Israel

Full Breakfast

Following our last breakfast and after making lifelong memories of Israel, we will be transferred to Ben Gurion Airport for our departure back home.

Overnight Flight

Full Breakfast

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

What's Included in the Deluxe Jewish Israel Tour

11 Nights Accommodations

  • 2 nights in Tel Aviv
  • 2 nights at a Kibbutz in the Galilee
  • 5 nights in Jerusalem
  • 2 nights in Haifa

Guiding and Touring

  • An English speaking guide
  • 9 full days of touring
  • A luxurious A/C motor-coach
  • Entrances to all sites and parks

Transfers

  • VIP Meet and assist at Airport
  • Arrival transfer to hotel
  • Departure transfer back to Airport

Meals

  • Israeli style breakfast daily
  • 6 dinners at our hotel
  • 3 Dinners at a local restaurant
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen, and hat
  • Warm layers in cooler months
  • Camera
  • A sense of adventure

Flights from the United States depart Monday to arrive on Tuesday (+ 1 Day of travel)

Return flight and arrival is the same day tour ends

(Flight not included in the tour – inquire for flight information)

A good level of fitness required

ENJOY YOUR STAY

DELUXE HOTELS THROUGHOUT ISRAEL

The Carlton Hotel Tel Aviv (2 Nights)

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The David Citadel Hotel Jerusalem (5 Nights)

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The Dan Carmel Haifa (2 Nights)

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HaGoshrim Resort and Kibbutz (2 Nights)

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TESTIMONIALS

“Amazing experience thanks to Jonathan at Shalom Journeys! Very in depth and enriching tour throughout Israel!”

A. Little

“Shalom was amazing. He planned out every detail of my trip with VIP service all the way. His knowledge of where to go and where to stay made my trip even that much more enjoyable. He called us at every change of destination to make…More

Lisa, G. 

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