of Wyoming Israel Study Experience * 2014 Ward

Preliminary Plan

This schedule should be considered subject to change, and in fact as already outdated, except for the hotels (for the most part).



Wednesday, May 14


Overnight Flight


Thursday, May 15

Druze Dinner

Pick-up from airport / Travel north / Druze Dinner / Haifa at night

Theodore Hotel, Haifa

Friday, May 16

Hotel Dinner

Beit Shearim / Meggido / Nazareth / Caesarea

Theodore Hotel, Haifa

Saturday, May 17

Hotel Lunch

Bahai. Free time. Evening: Lag Ba-Omer

Theodore Hotel, Haifa

Sunday, May 18

(Univ Haifa Lunch)

Haifa University / Haifa Tour / Lohamei Getaot / Rosh Hanikra

Achsaniyat Noar (ANA) Tel Hai

Monday, May 19

Tsfat / Tel Dan / Nimrod's Castle / Rafting / Ben Tal /(Eshschar?)

ANA Tel Hai

Tuesday, May 20

Sea of Galilee Sites / Qumran / Ein Gedi / Dead Sea

Ein Gedi Field School

Wednesday, May 21

Bedouin Dinner

Masada / Avdat / Neve Midbar / Sde Boker / Camel Riding

Chan Hashayrot

Thursday, May 22

(meal in Ramat Hanegev)

Ein Avdat Hike / Ramon Crater / Neot Smadar / Leave for Santa Catarina

(arrive there at 10pm

En route

Friday, May 23

Hotel Dinner

Climb  Mount Sinai, visit monastery, visit community center, Return from Sinai at 2-4pm / Check-in to Eilat Hotel

ANA Eilat

Saturday, May 24

Hotel Lunch

Free Day in Eilat

ANA Eilat

Sunday, May 25

(meal in Petra)

Day tour of Petra

ANA Eilat

Monday, May 26

(Ben Gurion Univ of the Negev)

Travel to Jerusalem / Beer Sheva / Beit Guvrin / Bar Kochva Caves / Haas Promenade

Jerusalem (JLM) Gold

Tuesday, May 27

Rampart Walls / Jewish Quarter / Southern Walls / City of David / Kotel Tunnels

JLM Gold

Wednesday, May 28

Mt. of Olives  / JLM Flag Dance / Tower of David Sound & Light

JLM Gold

Thursday, May 29

Yad VaShem / Mahane Yehuda / Herzl Museum / Ein Karem

JLM Gold

Friday, May 30

Hotel Dinner

To TLV / Walking tour of Jaffa to Nahalat Binyamin / Independence Hall

Mishkenot Daniel, Tel Aviv (TLV)

Saturday, May 31

Hotel Lunch

Free Day in Tel Aviv

Mishkenot Daniel, TLV

Sunday, June 01

Dinner at Dr. Shakshouka

Rabin Square / Visit to Netanya College / Leket Service Project

Mishkenot Daniel, TLV

Monday, June 02


Herodian / Kfar Etzion / Kidron Valley Co-Existence Project

JLM Gold

Tuesday, June 03

Hotel Dinner

Israel Museum / Knesset Tour / Erev Shavuot

JLM Gold

Wednesday, June 04

Hotel Lunch

Arab Quarter and Christian Quarter

JLM Gold

Thursday, June 05

(Vegan Lunch?)

Early departure for Hokuk / Galilee touring / Return to BGN for late night flights (could be a bus from Tiveria if there are driver hour issues)

Overnight Flight