BBYO Passport: A BBYO Travel Experience

BBYO Passport: A BBYO Travel Experience

ISRAEL


Israel Trips

Israel Journey

21 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Join us for BBYO Passport’s flagship summer experience! Travel with teens from around the world on a cross-country and cross-cultural journey in the Jewish Homeland. Discover Israel's many treasures traveling between the Golan Heights in the far north to the tropical Red Sea in the deep south. Experience a Shabbat in the heart of Jerusalem, watch the sunrise from atop Masada and tap into the innovative spirit of Tel Aviv. Learn More



Israel Journey PLUS

28 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Extend Israel Journey with an elective and enrichment week. During the first part of the week participants choose from either a Sea-to-Sea Hike, a Service Learning Experience or Gadna. The second part of the week is based in the Haifa/Tel Aviv corridor and is dedicated to exploring Israel's many cultural and technological innovations. Learn More



Trek Israel

21 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

All of the core elements of the Israel Journey program combined with a special focus on connecting to the beauty of the Land of Israel through a series of active outdoor experiences – including a “Sea-to-Sea Hike” and a desert orienteering challenge in the heart of the Negev Desert. Learn More



Trek Israel PLUS

28 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Extend Trek Israel with an elective and enrichment week. During the first part of the week participants choose from either a Sea-to-Sea Hike, a Service Learning Experience or Gadna. The second part of the week is based in the Haifa/Tel Aviv corridor and is dedicated to exploring Israel's many cultural and technological innovations. Learn More



Int'l Leadership Seminar Israel (ILSI)

21 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

ILSI is an elite leadership program designed for BBYO members and welcoming Jewish teens from around the world. This experience combines educational touring, leadership training, interactive seminars and meaningful community service. Gain an appreciation for the complexity of modern Israel and an enduring connection to the Jewish People and Jewish State. Learn More



Int'l Leadership Seminar Israel (ILSI) PLUS

21 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Extend ILSI with an elective and enrichment week. During the first part of the week participants choose from either a Sea-to-Sea Hike, a Service Learning Experience or Gadna. The second part of the week is based in the Haifa/Tel Aviv corridor and is dedicated to exploring Israel's many cultural and technological innovations. Learn More



Israel Family Journey

8-12 Days | Multi-generation

The Israel Family Journey brings travelers together from across North America and beyond to explore Israel’s rich history, modern culture, and natural beauty. Experience the highlights of Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, the Dead Sea and the Galilee on an 8-day or 10-day program – with an optional 2-day extension to Eilat and Petra. The Israel Family Journey is designed for Jewish travelers of all backgrounds and is ideal for anyone seeking a complete first-time Israel tour or returning for a fresh perspective. Learn More



Israel + Europe Trips

March of the Living - National Teen Delegation

15 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

March of the Living is a two-week international experience where teens from around the world come together each year and bear witness to the destruction of the Holocaust in Poland and then travel to Israel to rejoice in the Jewish Homeland. The program commemorates Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Memorial Day, marching from Auschwitz to Birkenau and celebrates Yom HaAtzmaut, Israeli Independence Day, in the streets of Jerusalem. Learn More



Central Europe Discovery + Israel Journey

30 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Travel to the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland on this deeply moving educational travel opportunity. Celebrate the accomplishments of European Jews in cities like Krakow, Budapest, Prague, Lublin and Warsaw prior to the Holocaust. Then retrace the path of the Holocaust and bear witness where it happened. Journey on from Europe to Israel with a new understanding of Jewish history as you travel from the Galilee in the north to the tropical Red Sea in the south. Experience a Shabbat in Jerusalem, watch the sunrise from on top of Masada and tap into the innovative spirit of Tel Aviv. Learn More



Spain Discovery + Israel Journey

30 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Journey into the heart of Andalusian Spain, and explore the cities of Madrid, Seville, Toledo, Cordoba, Malaga and Granada. View the art of Picasso, climb the Rock of Gibraltar, wander Alhambra Palace and spend a memorable Shabbat on the Mediterranean coast. Then continue from Spain to the Jewish Homeland and discover Israel's many treasures traveling between the Golan Heights in the far north to the tropical Red Sea in the deep south. Experience a Shabbat in the heart of Jerusalem, watch the sunrise from atop Masada and tap into the innovative spirit of Tel Aviv. Learn More



Western Europe Discovery + Israel Journey

35 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Travel to the grand European capitals of Amsterdam, Brussels, Paris, and London. See world heritage sites like Stonehenge, Buckingham Palace, the D-Day landing site at Omaha Beach, the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, Versailles Palace and Anne Frank's House. Then continue from Europe to the Jewish Homeland on Israel Journey. Discover Israel's many treasures traveling between the Golan Heights in the far north to the tropical Red Sea in the deep south. Experience a Shabbat in the heart of Jerusalem, watch the sunrise from atop Masada and tap into the innovative spirit of Tel Aviv. Learn More



Italy Discovery + Israel Journey

35 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Go back in time and explore the origins of Western Civilization in the Italian cities of Rome, Florence, Venice, Pisa, Milan, Bologna and Verona. Experience the grandeur of the Roman Empire, learn about the original ghetto in Venice and discover the high art of Florence. Cover all the highlights, but also learn how to make gelato and pasta, raft the Soca River in Slovenia, unleash your inner-warrior at gladiator school and uncover Italy's fascinating Jewish history. Then continue from Italy to the Jewish Homeland and discover Israel's many treasures traveling between the Golan Heights in the far north to the tropical Red Sea in the deep south. Experience a Shabbat in the heart of Jerusalem, watch the sunrise from atop Masada and tap into the innovative spirit of Tel Aviv. Learn More



Ambassadors to Bulgaria + Israel Journey

29 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Be a part of a close-knit group of teens from Bulgaria, Serbia and beyond - instilling hope in a Jewish community with a remarkable past. Learn about Bulgarian society, take part in community service projects, and form new friendships with Jewish teens from Europe. Then continue from Bulgaria to the Jewish Homeland on Israel Journey. Discover Israel's many treasures traveling between the Golan Heights in the far north to the tropical Red Sea in the deep south. Experience a Shabbat in the heart of Jerusalem, watch the sunrise from atop Masada and tap into the innovative spirit of Tel Aviv. Learn More



Ambassadors to Bulgaria + Trek Israel

29 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Be a part of a close-knit group of teens from Bulgaria, Serbia and beyond - instilling hope in a Jewish community with a remarkable past. Learn about Bulgarian society, take part in community service projects, and form new friendships with Jewish teens from Europe. Then continue from Bulgaria to the Jewish Homeland on Trek Israel. Experience all of the core elements of Israel Journey combined with a special focus on connecting to the beauty of the Land of Israel through a series of active outdoor experiences – including a “Sea-to-Sea Hike” and a desert orienteering challenge in the heart of the Negev Desert. Learn More



Ambassadors to Bulgaria + ILSI

29 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Be a part of a close-knit group of teens from Bulgaria, Serbia and beyond - instilling hope in a Jewish community with a remarkable past. Learn about Bulgarian society, take part in community service projects, and form new friendships with Jewish teens from Europe. The travel from Bulgaria to Israel and continue the journey on ILSI, an elite leadership program designed for BBYO members and welcoming Jewish teens from around the world. This experience combines educational touring, leadership training, interactive seminars and meaningful community service. Gain an appreciation for the complexity of modern Israel and an enduring connection to the Jewish People and Jewish State. Learn More



Israel + Costa Rica Trips

Eco-Costa Rica + Israel Journey

35 Days | Current 9th - 10th Graders

Journey into the jungles on Eco-Costa Rica. This active travel experience features zip-lining above cloud forests, hiking on active volcanoes, and kayaking on the tropical beaches of the Pacific Ocean. Then continue from Costa Rica to the Jewish Homeland and discover Israel's many treasures traveling between the Golan Heights in the far north to the tropical Red Sea in the deep south. Experience a Shabbat in the heart of Jerusalem, watch the sunrise from atop Masada and tap into the innovative spirit of Tel Aviv. Learn More