Day 1. Welcome to Israel
Meet your Tlalim Israel Academy representative at the airport and transfer to your youth hostel in Jerusalem (by private bus or rail).
Head out for a four-hour guided tour with an English-speaking tour guide in Tel Aviv – the first modern Jewish city, cultural capital and beating heart of this country. Stroll down Rothschild Boulevard to experience both the historical heart of the city and today’s urban hipster hangout. Thanks to its vibrant art scene, Tel Aviv continues to be a magnet for young artists from all over the country.
Day 2. Science and Technology
Travel to the city of Rehovot (by private bus or rail).
Take a three-hour guided tour with an English-speaking tour guide of the Weizmann Institute of Science, one of the world’s leading multidisciplinary research institutes. Designated as an Israeli Heritage Site, the Weizmann Institute contains the Clore Garden of Science, where visitors are encouraged to touch, feel, experiment and play with the exhibits, which all demonstrate the scientific principles behind many natural phenomena.
Day 3. One City, Three Faiths: The Many Faces of Jerusalem
Travel to Jerusalem (by private bus or rail).
Join your English-speaking tour guide for a four-hour tour of Jerusalem’s Old City. Explore the relationship between Jerusalem and the three monotheistic faiths.
Day 4. Old versus New in Jaffa
Take a self-guided tour of Jaffa and experience a dizzying array of cultures, contrasting colors, where sights and sounds all mingle together in this magical, ancient city that blurs the line between east and west, reality and imagination.
Israel has earned the nickname “Startup Nation”, boasting cutting-edge developments in the fields of communication, agriculture, biotechnology, desalinization, security, medicine, and more… Take part in an unforgettable journey along the major milestones of Israeli innovation using interactive timelines, games, and state-of-the-art exhibits at the Peres Center for Peace and Innovation.
Day 5. Tel Aviv: Nonstop City
Free time to explore, shop and soak in Tel Aviv, the city that never sleeps.
Transfer to the airport.
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