AMSTERDAM & ISRAEL FOR YOM HA’ATZMAUT May 1 – 12 , 2016 Led by Valerie Lowenstein (please note that the tour will be in ENGLISH).
Amsterdam enjoys a rich Jewish history, dating back to the 1600s. Join us as we explore the canals, rich art history and more in Amsterdam, before heading to Israel to mark Yom Ha’atzmaut – Israel Independence Day. Come be part of the celebration – marking Israel’s 68th birthday will be an emotional and moving time together!
Visit Anne Frank’s House Reception with the Israeli Ambassador to the Netherlands and his wife at their residence in the Hague Tour the renovated Rijksmuseum and Keukenhof Gardens Observe Yom Hashoah at the Esnoga ( Portuguese) Synagogue
Visit Bnei Netzarim a Halatzit ( a new village that is being built on the Gaza/Egyptian Border) Visit an Air Force Base and meet a soldier who fought in Israel’s War of Independence As we observe Yom HaZikaron, we drive to Kibbutz Kiryat Anavim and meet with a soldier who fought in Israel’s War of Independence Watch the Air and Sea Show on the beach in Tel Aviv Celebrate Yom Ha’atzmaut at Rabin Square and join Israelis for a BBQ lunch in the park
- 4 nights at the Amsterdam Marriott Hotel, Amsterdam
- 5 nights at the Mt. Zion Hotel, Jerusalem
- 1 night plus LCO at the Dan Hotel, Tel Aviv
TEL AVIV EXTENSION INCLUDES: May 13 – 15, 2016 • 2 nights at the Dan Hotel, Tel Aviv • Breakfast daily • Shabbat dinner at hotel • Transfers to the airport
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