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Teen Mission to Israel 2016

February 11 – 21, 2016

Highlights in Jerusalem (February 12–15)

  • Experience a special Shabbat
  • Tour the Western Wall Tunnels and explore the Old City
  • Walking tour “Outside the City Walls”
  • Explore an ancient marketplace and other city highlights

Highlights in Eshkol (February 15–21)

  • Experience a day in the life of an Eshkol teenager, including time at the High School
  • Home hospitality with local families including final Shabbat
  • Volunteer opportunities throughout the region
  • Meet with Israel Defense Force Soldiers
  • Tour of Eshkol Park, including Natural Springs, fields of anemones, and the biggest
    suspension bridge in Israel
  • Meet modern day Chalutzim (settlers) who have recently developed new communities
    from the ground-up
  • Visit the “Salad Trail” – a unique hands-on agricultural tour
  • Official Security Briefing
  • Opportunity to “work the land” on a kibbutz
  • Full cost of trip: $3,320
  • Federation subsidy available: $1,000 (restrictions apply)
  • Your cost after subsidy: $2,320 (save $70 paying by check)


For more information, contact Marci Galinkin (518) 783-7800 or

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