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ITINERARY

HIGHLIGHTS

 SUNDAY, MAY 15 // DAY 1: WELCOME TO ISRAEL! 

Overnight: The Setai, Jaffa-Tel-Aviv

 

  • Welcome Reception at the hotel

  • Tour of Old Jaffa and free time to enjoy the beach and/or shops

  • Dinner with one of Israel’s top dignitaries

 

 MONDAY, MAY 16 // DAY 2: MAKING AN IMPACT 

Overnight: The Setai, Jaffa-Tel-Aviv

 

  • IDF Headquarters and meeting with a senior IDF spokesperson

  • Visit to Battae Ethiopian Heritage Center

  • Abraham Accords roundtable with dignitaries involved in recent peacemaking efforts

  • Dinner with a treasured hero - Murray Greenfield, author of The Jew’s Secret Fleet
     

 TUESDAY, MAY 17 // DAY 3: TO THE NORTH! 

Overnight: The Setai, on the Sea of Galilee

 

  • Travel to northern Israel

  • Explore Old Safed’s winding alleyways

  • Free time in Safed’s world-famous galleries
     

 WEDNESDAY, MAY 18 // DAY 4: VALLEY OF TEARS ADVENTURE 

Overnight: The Setai, on the Sea of Galilee

 

  • Behind-the-scenes tour of hit TV series, Valley of Tears — led by real-life Yom Kippur War heroes

  • Lookout over Syrian border

  • Afternoon: Spa and relaxation time at the hotel

  • Dinner with IDF commander of humanitarian aid mission to Syrians (“Operation Good Neighbor”)
     

 THURSDAY, MAY 19 // DAY 5: TO JERUSALEM — THE HEART OF THE WORLD 

Overnight: Orient Hotel, Jerusalem

 

  • Travel along the Jordan Valley to Jerusalem

  • Lunch and tour in the heart of the Jewish Quarter

  • Personal time at the Western Wall

  • Dinner with one of Jerusalem’s preeminent thinkers/writers

 

 FRIDAY, MAY 20 // DAY 6: A CITY BATHED IN GOLD 

Overnight: Orient Hotel, Jerusalem

 

  • VIP exploration of Western Wall tunnels and newest excavation sites

  • Lunch and free time at Machaneh Yehuda Market

  • Welcome the Sabbath at the Western Wall

  • Shabbat meal in the Old City

 

 SATURDAY, MAY 21 // DAY 7: A PEACEFUL SHABBAT EXPERIENCE 

Overnight: Orient Hotel, Jerusalem

 

  • Optional tour of the “Way of the Cross” and Christian Quarter

  • Private lunch with scholar-in-residence at the King David Hotel

  • Optional tour of local Jerusalem neighborhood

  • Traditional third meal with Arab-Israeli activist

  • Musical Havdalah service

 

 SUNDAY, MAY 22 // DAY 8: BEYOND THE GREEN LINE 

Overnight: Orient Hotel, Jerusalem

 

  • Tour of ancient Shilo

  • Expert West Bank/Judea and Samaria security briefing

  • Meeting with Judea and Samaria Chamber of Commerce

  • Lunch at Psagot winery

  • Jerusalem Gala: Gala evening celebrating StandWithUs in this 20th anniversary year!

 

 MONDAY, MAY 23 // DAY 9: ON THE BORDER WITH GAZA 

Overnight: Orient Hotel, Jerusalem

 

  • Strategic tour near the Gaza border

  • Experience Israeli life near the Gaza Strip at Moshav Netiv HaAsarah

  • Visit to SodaStream Factory – a center for coexistence in the Middle East

  • Dinner at the boutique Nevo Winery with surprise guest

 

 TUESDAY, MAY 24 // DAY 10: LOOKING TO THE FUTURE 

  • VIP reception at the Jerusalem Municipality

  • Closed-door meetings with Israeli politicians and dignitaries

  • Farewell banquet overlooking the walls of Jerusalem’s Old City

* All itinerary items are subject to change as we strive to bring you the most impactful and up-to-date schedule possible.