March 22-31, 2020
Experience a rich, cultural journey as the Flying Jayhawks tour Israel and explore the country’s diverse religious heritage, architecture, dramatic landscapes, culinary traditions and more.
First, this eight-night program begins in Tel Aviv where you’ll visit a colorful market and artist’s studio in nearby Jaffa, the second oldest port city in the world.
Then cruise the Sea of Galilee. Explore Akko’s Crusader fort, an ancient fishing village and the scenic Mount of Beatitudes. Savor local olive oils, then try wine at a Golan Heights winery and a finally enjoy a traditional Druze lunch with a family in their home.
Tour Old Jerusalem, including the Mount of Olives, the Western Wall and the Davidson Center. Spend time at Yad Vashem, the Holocaust Memorial, and speak with a Holocaust survivor. Gaze upon the Dead Sea and witness six UNESCO World Heritage sites including Western Galilee.
This once-in-a-lifetime, small-group adventure features expert-led discussions, first-class accommodations and an extensive meal plan including wine with dinner.
Trip Type: Land