EXTRA: 2-day optional extension to Petra, Jerusalem

The birthplace of three religions—and a crucible of geopolitics today—Israel dazzles not only with its history but with its modern culture. We’ll explore the country’s top sites, as well as its vibrant art, fashion, food, and tech scenes. The trip can be extended to include a visit to the astonishing ancient monuments of Petra, Jordan.

Insider Access

  • Visit galleries and artist studios and meet some of Israel’s leading lights in the contemporary art world.
  • Discuss Middle Eastern politics with a 20-year veteran of the Israeli intelligence services.
  • Enjoy a food market tour in Tel Aviv, a wine tasting in the Golan Heights, and a cooking class with a renowned chef in Jerusalem.

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