Travel to Israel

Welcome to Israel at Ben Gurion Airport
FREE 10-day Taglit-Birthright Israel: DC Community Trip!

On the DC Community trips, experience the awesome adventure of Israel from the inside, through the eyes and hearts of your new Israeli friends. Along with other young adults from the Greater Washington area, travel for 10 days with Israelis your age, who share the beauty, excitement and complexities of their country with you.

From the liveliness of Tel Aviv, to Bedouin hospitality in the desert, to the diversity and spirituality of Jerusalem, experience the history, the vibrancy, and the challenges of modern Israel. Make lifelong Israeli and American friends and have the time of your life! This graduate and professional program (ages 22-26) is for residents of or graduate students in the DC Area only.

Click here to get a head start on your application!

For more information contact Kira Borman at 301-348-7343.

Are you planning a family trip to Israel? Are you going for a few days and looking for the best sights and activities? See our links below for guides to personal travel to Israel.

Israel Land of Creation

Israel Ministry of Tourism official site
Great search engine and ideas for planning your trip to Israel

iTravel Jerusalem
The official Jerusalem travel site offers information on food, lodging, tours, shopping, events and, of course, the numerous historical and cultural sites in and around Jerusalem.

Israel QuestIsrael Quest scholarships are managed through the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington. This Israel Quest Scholarship form will answer your questions and provide instructions for applying.

High School in IsraelThe Alexander Muss High School in Israel program offers 8 week, summer and semester academic programs for high school students during the school year. Learn more about the Alexander Muss program.

This travel guide answers questions about buying vs. renting and American phone plans vs. Israeli ones.
Yeah That's Kosher

The JStreet Educational Fund offers a guidebook for an alternative 10 day Israel trip focusing on the conflict and the possibility for resolution.
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