Jul 2nd – 11th, 2019: $250 10 Day YP’s w Flight Not Included (co-ed)

More info

2 + 15 =

Overview

This trip is an Israel immersion trip that gives you the perfect blend of action packed tours, intellectual insight and inspiration, and plenty of free time to explore on your own. This is a group trip for young professionals (primarily from Boston). If you would prefer to custom make an itinerary for your private group, please don’t hesitate to be in touch (info@jpulse.org). We work with groups of all types, stripes, shapes and sizes:)

Cost

Flight: We pick up the ground costs. Yup…thank our generous partners. There is a small $250 admin fee but the rest is free once you arrive at our hotel. We could have booked your flight too, but group flights can be a bit more expensive so we’ll leave that part up to you. Whether it be a direct flight, first class, one stop or five stops, you can choose your own flight adventure (or lack thereof:)

Ground costs: With the exception of a small $250 fee, everything on the ground is covered by JPULSE thanks to our generous partners provided that you qualify for our scholarships. This trip is geared for ages 20 – 32 (with exceptions) but we may be able to make exceptions so please be in touch either way. If you would like to pay in full we won’t stop you, of course. The ground and other incidental costs for this particular trip are estimated at $2,000.

How do you apply?

Step 1: Please fill out the application below.

Step 2: Wait to hear from us and if we don’t know you we will need to set up an interview.

Step 3: Submit a $650 deposit. $400 from this deposit will be fully refunded after the trip. The deposit is required so that we can secure your hotels and spot on the bus so that if you bail on us we can use the deposit to alleviate costs (canceling reservations etc.). If the trip is canceled for some reason then we will refund your deposit in full. 

Step 4: Please mail us your flight itinerary so we can look out for you upon arrival.

Itinerary is subject to change. Security measures are in accordance with the State of Israel Ministry of Tourism and our guides are in touch in real time should any itinerary items need to be altered. Most meals are included as listed below.

 

Pregame
Pregamers can start with an immersion Shabbat in a community in Israel. Early arrivals will be plugged into the pregame itinerary on a case by case basis. info@jpulse.org for more information.

 

SAMPLE ITINERARY

 

Day 1 (Tues) no bus at this day

  • Optional day together receiving people (call Rabbi and find out where the group is)
  • Welcome Reception dinner in Tel Aviv
  • Orientation
  • Free night out on the town (or to bed)
  • Overnight Tel Aviv

 

Day 2 (Wed.) Head Northern Israel and the Sea of Galilee

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Depart for Northern Israel
  • Museum for Blind
  • Packed gourmet lunch on the road
  • Beautiful Hike
  • Wine Tasting
  • Check into hotel and freshen up
  • Meet in lobby for dinner on the Pier
  • Free evening

 

Day 3 (Thurs.) Safed (Tzfat)

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Load luggage onto bus
  • Mystical City of Tsfat
  • Kabbalah Art Center,
  • Arizal Mikveh
  • The Israel 500! 2 hour ATV Challenge at Dishon
  • Journey to Jerusalem
  • Check into hotel
  • Dinner & a talk
  • Free night in Jerusalem

 

Day 4 (Fri.) Old City of Jerusalem, Pre-Shabbat Mayhem, Enter the 7th Dimension

  • Breakfast
  • Talk: Deeper Dimension of Shabbat
  • Amazing Music Museum with Virtual Reality Tour Goggles of Temple
  • Lunch and free time in the Shuk (open Israeli market which is mayhem Fri. afternoon before Shabbat)
  • Return to hotel and prepare for the Holy Sabbath
  • Meet in lobby and depart to the old city for raging and celebratory Kabbalat Shabbat
  • Pre-Shabbat Lachaim and Concert
  • Shabbat Candle Lighting Ceremony
  • Magical Kabbalat Shabbat at Western wall with 1,000’s of Jews from around the globe
  • Dinner followed by an optional off-roading walking tour of Jerusalem Shabbat at night

 

Day 5 (Sat.) Shabbat in Jerusalem

  • Breakfast
  • Optional Prayer Workshop
  • Scintillating Discussion
  • Kiddush/Luncheon at Hotel/Home Hospitality
  • Afternoon walking tour of Jerusalem
  • Amazing Shabbos Afternoon Program: The Deepest Part of Shabbat, the Holy of the Holies
  • Havdallah
  • Free Time (Evening Festivities on Ben Yehuda)

 

Day 6 (Sun.) Jerusalem Off Roading 

  • Breakfast
  • Immersive Learning Experience
  • Lunch
  • Jerusalem “Off Roading” Choose your own adventure (three options)
  • Dinner with Special Guest Speaker
  • Freshen Up and Free Night

 

Day 7 (Mon.) Overcoming Fears and Zip-Lining the World With Kindness

  • Breakfast
  • Immersive Learning Experience
  • Lunch
  • Board bus to…
  • Chessed (community service) activity: Pantry packers (packing food for poor families: http://pantrypackers.org/food-drive-home/ )
  • Choose between Caliber 3 Anti-terror training andATV along the paths of the patriarchs & matriarchs
  • Dinner at Café Greg (Gush Etzion)
  • Bus Back to Hotel and Free Night in Jerusalem

 

Day 8 (Tues.) Patriarchs and Matriarchs

  • Breakfast
  • Immersive Learning Experience
  • Lunch
  • “The City of the Patriarchs & Matriarchs”  Tour of Chevron & the Ma’aras HaMachpelah, the Tombs of our Ancestors!
  • Zip-lining & Ropes Course in Gush Etzion!!
  • Dinner at the Gush Etzion Winery
  • Mother Rachel’s Tomb
  • Arrive at Hotel
  • Free night

 

Day 9 (Wed.) Old City

  • Breakfast
  • Immersive Learning Experience
  • Lunch
  • Walk with the Kings of Israel! City of David Tour & Super Awesome Water Hike in Hezekiah’s Tunnels
  • Cool Virtual Tour of the Temple
  • Dinner and Free night

 

Day 10 (Thurs.) Leadership Series and Final Banquet

  • Breakfast and check out
  • Immersive Learning Experience
  • Lunch
  • Panoramic Segway Tour of Golden Jerusalem
  • Free time on Ben Yehuda…get gifts for friends and fam back home
  • Totally Emotional & Spectacular Final Banquet
  • Depart for Ben Gurion International Airport! (7:30pm)

WE ALREADY MISS YOU JERUSALEM!!!

See you all back in Boston!! 

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to ask us.  info@jpulse.org

Summer 2019: $399 Trip to Israel w Flights Included (Men Only)

Overview

This 15-day trip is a fantastic opportunity to experience the Holy Land hands on.  You will tour the land with students and young professionals from all over and engage in studying ancient Jewish wisdom and its modern applications with the world’s foremost scholars, in Jerusalem. (For more info be in touch: info@jpulse.org).

Cost

only $499 (Flight & Ground Costs Included) – for an opportunity to reduce this to just $299, contact us at info@jpulse.org)

Ground costs: Be wined and dined with this package deal, worth more than $5,000!

Date

June 23 – July 8

11 + 9 =

How do you apply?

Step 1: Please fill out the application below.

Step 2: Wait to hear from us and if we don’t know you we will need to set up an interview.

Step 3: Correspond with our travel agents to book your flight.

Step 4: Enjoy!

SAMPLE ITINERARY

Day 1 – Arrival

  • Arrive in the Holy Land!
  • Welcome reception dinner & orientation in Jerusalem
  • Check in to hotel

Day 2

  • Morning learning program: seminars and interactive study
  • ODT team building exercises
  • Bar Kokhba cave exploration
  • BBQ in the hills outside Jerusalem

Day 3

  • Morning learning program: seminars and interactive study
  • Zip-lining
  • Western Wall and walking tour of the Old City of Jerusalem

Day 4 

  • ATV’s
  • Winery tour
  • Evening in Tiberias

Day 5

  • Hike in the Golan
  • Walk through a waterfall
  • Head to Tsfat

Day 6

  • Shabbat experience in Tsfat, complete with sumptuous meaning and the holy air of this mystical city

Day 7

  • Morning learning program: seminars and interactive study
  • Visit to Hebron
  • Dinner in the Biblical heartland of Israel

Day 8

  • Morning learning program: seminars and interactive study
  • Tel Aviv and the Blind Museum
  • Free evening in Tel Aviv

Day 9

  • Morning learning program: seminars and interactive study
  • Paintballing
  • City of David Tour
  • Gala Dinner overlooking the Western Wall – meet mentors

Day 10

  • Morning learning program with mentors
  • Segway tour
  • Dinner and music in a Bedouin tent

Day 11

  • Hike through a river bed
  • Water park and BBQ
  • Free evening

Day 12

  • Free day
  • Meet at the Western Wall in the evening to welcome in Shabbat

Day 13

  • Shabbat experience in Jerusalem
  • Live Havdala and music with Simply Tsfat band

Day 14

  • Morning learning program with mentors
  • Farewell lunch for mentors
  • Free evening

Day 15

  • Morning learning program with mentors
  • Farewell banquet

 

This is a sample itinerary. Security measures are in accordance with the State of Israel Ministry of Tourism and our guides are in touch in real time should any itinerary items need to be altered

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to ask us.  info@jpulse.org

$750 10 Day YP’s w Flight Not Included (co-ed)

Overview

This trip is an Israel immersion trip that gives you the perfect blend of action packed tours, intellectual insight and inspiration, and plenty of free time to explore on your own. This is a group trip for young professionals (primarily from Boston). If you would prefer to custom make an itinerary for your private group, please don’t hesitate to be in touch (info@jpulse.org). We work with groups of all types, stripes, shapes and sizes:)

Cost

Flight: We pick up the ground costs. Yup…thank our generous partners. There is a small $250 admin fee but the rest is free once you arrive at our hotel. We could have booked your flight too, but group flights can be a bit more expensive so we’ll leave that part up to you. Whether it be a direct flight, first class, one stop or five stops, you can choose your own flight adventure (or lack thereof:)

Ground costs: With the exception of a small $250 fee, everything on the ground is covered by JPULSE thanks to our generous partners provided that you qualify for our scholarships. This trip is geared for ages 20 – 32 (with exceptions) but we may be able to make exceptions so please be in touch either way. If you would like to pay in full we won’t stop you, of course. The ground and other incidental costs for this particular trip are estimated at $2,000.

More info

6 + 7 =

How do you apply?

Step 1: Please fill out the application below.

Step 2: Wait to hear from us and if we don’t know you we will need to set up an interview.

Step 3: Submit a $650 deposit. This deposit will be fully refunded after the trip. It enables us to secure your hotels and spot on the trip so that if you bail on the trip we can use the deposit to alleviate our costs (canceling reservations etc.). If the trip is canceled for some reason then we will refund your deposit in full.

Step 4: Mail us your flight itinerary so we can look out for you upon arrival.

Itinerary is subject to change. Security measures are in accordance with the State of Israel Ministry of Tourism and our guides are in touch in real time should any itinerary items need to be altered.

Pregame
Pregamers can start with an immersion Shabbat in a community in Israel. Early arrivals will be plugged into the pregame itinerary on a case by case basis. info@jpulse.org for more information.

SAMPLE ITINERARY

Day 1 (Tues) no bus at this day

  • Optional day together receiving people (call Rabbi and find out where the group is)
  • Welcome Reception dinner in Jerusalem
  • Orientation
  • Free night out on the town (or to bed)
  • Overnight Jerusalem

Day 2 (Wed.) Head Northern Israel and the Sea of Galilee

8:00am Breakfast at the hotel
9:00am Depart for Northern Israel
12:00pm Packed gourmet lunch on the road
12:30pm 2 hour ATV Challenge at Dishon
3:00pm Bike ride in Hachula Valley
5:30pm Check into hotel and freshen up
6:30pm Meet in lobby for dinner on the Pier
Free evening

Day 3 (Thurs.) Choose Your Own Adventure

8:00am Breakfast at hotel
9:00am CHOICE BLOCK: Choose your own adventure (load luggage onto bus)
9:30am – 11:30am Glorious and scenic hike on Mt Arbel
10:00am – 12:00pm Mystical City of Tsfat Kabbalah Art Center, Arizal Mikveh
9:00am – 12:00pm Tel Hai (additional cost required for transportation)
1:00pm Wine tasting and lunch in the Galil Yiron Winery (Yarden) and pick up wine for Shabbat
3:00pm Misgav Am
5:30pm Journey to Jerusalem
8:30pm Check into hotel and dinner
Free night

Day 4 (Fri.) Old City of Jerusalem, Pre-Shabbat Mayhem, Enter the 7th Dimension

8:00am Breakfast
9:00am CHOICE BLOCK: Choose your own adventure in or around the Old City of Jerusalem and Western Wall
– Western Wall
– Jewish community near Mt Olives (Yeshai Fliescher, Aryeh King and other) 
12:00pm Lunch and free time in the Shuk (open Israeli market which is mayhem Fri. afternoon before Shabbat)
2:00pm Return to hotel and prepare for the Holy Sabbath
2:45pm Meet in lobby and depart to the old city for raging and celebratory Kabbalat Shabbat
4:30pm Pre-Shabbat Concert,
5:30pm Shabbat Candle Lighting Ceremony
6:00pm Converge on Western wall with 1,000’s of Jews from around the globe
7:30pm Dinner followed by an optional off-roading walking tour of Jerusalem Shabbat at night

Day 5 (Sat.) Shabbat in Jerusalem

Breakfast
Optional services
Kiddush/Luncheon at Hotel
Afternoon walking tour of Jerusalem
8:30 Havdallah
Free Time (Evening Festivities on Ben Yehuda)

Day 6 (Sun.) The Past, the present, and community service

8:00am Breakfast
10:00am CHOICE BLOCK Choose your own adventure
– Chevron – Tomb of Patriarchs and Matriarchs and ancient city walls of Jewish community
– Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial
– Introduction to Technology and Entrepreneurial innovation in Israel morning
1:30pm Lunch with choose your own adventure group will be packed lunch on this day with groups from the morning
2:30pm Chessed (community service) activity: Pantry packers (packing food for poor families: http://pantrypackers.org/food-drive-home/ )
5:30pm Dinner out in Jerusalem
8:30pm Hotel freshen up and free night

Day 7 (Mon.) CHOICE DAY

8:00am Breakfast

Track 1
Biblical & settlement tour and Wine tasting around
– Experiental Classroom: Visit the story of the Macabees (around Psagot, Beit El, Gva’ot, Shiloh)
– Night life at Neve Erez with hilltop youth (pub in desert mountains)

Track 2
9:00am Cultural Immersion and experiential classroom (Speakers on “Israel and Judaism in the Modern World”)
10:00am Cultural immersion experience (Mir, Neve or MRC)
12:00pm Lunch Free time on Ben Yehuda
1:00pm Sderot (1 hr 15 min ride)
5:30pm BBQ Outdoor
7:30pm Arrive at hotel and freshen up
Free night

Day 8 (Tues.) Dead Sea, Spas and Waterfalls

8:00am Breakfast
9:00am Depart for Dead Sea
10:30am Enjoy the view
11:30am Dead Sea
1:00pm Restaurant
2:30pm Choose your own adventure
– Hike beautiful hills and waterfalls at Ein Gedi
– Health Spas (mineral baths, etc.) ($43 extra)
5:30pm Head to Jerusalem
7:15pm Freshen up before dinner
8:00pm Depart for dinner and night out

Day 9 (Wed.) Old City

8:00am Breakfast
9:00am CHOICE BLOCK: Old City choose your own adventure
– Tour of Arab Quarter Real Estate Deals
– Tour with Ir Amin (Palestinian perspective) and Pro Israel guide
– City of David
– Southern Wall Excavations
12:00pm Lunch in the Old City of Jerusalem (coupons so you can choose your restaurant (e.g. pizza, shawarma, falafel, bagel etc..)
1:15pm Zipline in Gush Etzion: Overcoming Fears
3:45pm Kfar Etzion: Sound and Light Show (telling the story of Gush Etzion)
6:00pm Dinner at the Gush Etzion Winery
8:30pm Arrive at Hotel
Free night

Day 10 (Thurs.) Leadership Series and Final Banquet

8:00am Breakfast and check out
9:00am Leadership Series: Hear from top leaders in Israel
12:00pm Lunch and Final Banquet
(1:00pm Optional Extension Trip begins. Email  info@jpulse.org for more details.)
1:00pm Free time (Shop till you drop or visit with friends and family)
7:30pm Bus heads to airport

 

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to ask us.  info@jpulse.org