BBYO Passport: A BBYO Travel Experience

BBYO Passport: A BBYO Travel Experience

ISRAEL


Israel Trips

Israel Journey*

21 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

BBYO Passport’s most popular Israel experience. Journey 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. Israel Journey is a well-balanced opportunity to explore the history, natural beauty, and modern culture of Israel. Learn More


*Keep the memories going! This trip can be combined with a 7-Day Israel Extension program.


Israel Journey Plus

28 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Extend the core Israel Journey program with an elective and enrichment week. During the first part of the week, participants choose from either a “Sea-to-Sea Hike” or a “Culture & Innovation Tour". The second part of the week is dedicated to living in and supporting a local community through a series of service projects and cross-cultural exchanges. 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


*Keep the memories going! This trip can be combined with a 7-Day Israel Extension program.


Trek Israel Plus

28 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Extend the core Trek Israel program with an elective and enrichment week. During the first part of the week, participants choose from either "Ulpan” or a “Culture & Innovation Tour". The second part of the week is dedicated to living in and supporting a local community through a series of service projects and cross-cultural exchanges. 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


*Keep the memories going! This trip can be combined with a 7-Day Israel Extension program.


Int'l Leadership Seminar Israel (ILSI) Plus

21 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Extend the core ILSI program with an elective and enrichment week. During the first part of the week, participants choose from a “Sea-to-Sea Hike”, "Ulpan" or a “Culture & Innovation Tour". The second part of the week is dedicated to living in and supporting a local community through a series of service projects and cross-cultural exchanges. 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 Hungary, the Czech Republic and Poland on this deeply moving European tour. We begin our travel by going back in time to an age of Jewish achievements in cities like Prague, Budapest and Krakow. Then we bear witness to the Holocaust's destruction in Poland. Then continue from Europe to Israel, traveling 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 deep into Andalusian Spain - exploring the cities of Madrid, Seville, Toledo, Cordoba and Granada. View the art of Picasso, climb the Rock of Gibraltar, tour Alhambra Palace, spend a memorable Shabbat on the Mediterranean shores. Then continue from Spain to the Jewish Homeland on Israel Journey. 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



Western Europe Discovery + Israel Journey

35 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Travel to the grand capitals of London, Paris, Brussels, and Amsterdam on Western Europe Discovery. Visit Big Ben, Normandy, the Mona Lisa, the Eiffel Tower, and Anne Frank's Home. Then continue from Europe to the Jewish Homeland on Israel Journey. 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



Italy Discovery + Israel Journey

35 Days | Current 9th - 12th Graders

Travel along the Mediterranean Coast and explore the treasures of Italy in Milan, Verona, Venice, Florence and Rome on Italy Discovery. Then continue from Italy to the Jewish Homeland on Israel Journey. 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



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. 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



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 on Israel Journey. Travel to 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