What is the Recognize Jerusalem Trip?

During 2017, Israel is celebrating 50 years since the reunification of Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria. HaYovel is excited to invite you to join us for an experience like none other – the celebration of the miraculous liberation of Israel’s heartland.

jerusalemtemplemount_siThis 2 week experience will include a special celebration of Jerusalem’s liberation, the celebration of Shavuot, (also in Jerusalem), an in-depth tour of Judea and Samaria with local, 5star tour guides, 1-2 days of volunteering in Israel’s agriculture, a tour of 1-2 wineries in Samaria, and a trip to the Knesset in Jerusalem.

This is a packed trip, and one you will not want to miss! It is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to celebrate this incredible milestone event of the reunification of Jerusalem and Israel’s Heartland.


Who Should Come?

Everyone! We encourage pastors, students, businessmen and women, elders and families to come!

Participants should come prepared for lots of walking, as you will get to see and experience the land first hand and set your feet in the places where the men and women of the Bible stood.

Save Your Spot

Land Package Price: $1,750 per person

Includes 2 nights in the Jerusalem Tower Hotel (dual occupancy)

Itinerary Download PDF


dining All meals will be provided by HaYovel, unless otherwise mentioned in the itinerary. There will be optional times to eat out in Jerusalem or other locations.

lodgingAll lodging will be on the Mount of Blessing at HaYovel’s campus, except for two nights in Jerusalem, noted on the itinerary, which will be in a hotel.

Tuesday, May 23rd

  • Arrival at Ben Gurion Airport
  • Orientation

Wednesday, May 24th

  • Jerusalem Day Celebration
  • City of David Tour
  • Old City Tour
  • Optional: eat out in Jerusalem

Thursday, May 25th

  • Volunteer in the vineyards on Har Bracha
  • Evening Speakers: Ari Abramowitz and Jeremy Gimpel

Friday, May 26th

  • Sunrise at Mount Kabir/Elon Moreh
  • Tour of Elon Moreh
  • Tour of Itamar and northern Samaria with Batya Sela
  • Friday evening Israeli style Shabbat with HaYovel

Saturday, May 27th

  • Rest and Relaxation
  • Torah Study
  • Enjoy a walk on the beautiful Mount of Blessing
  • Saturday evening – teaching and Torah commentary by Avraham Hermon

Sunday, May 28th

  • Volunteer in the vineyards in Shiloh
  • Evening Speaker: Elnakam (Ezra Yahkin)

Monday, May 29th

  • Binyamin Tour with Yossi Maimon (possible)
  • Psagot Winery
  • Ma’ale Levona
  • Shiloh Tour and more!

Tuesday, May 30th

  • Tour of Hebron with Israel Chaiken
  • Erev Shavuot in Jerusalem
  • All night Bible study

Lodging at Jerusalem Tower Hotel

Wednesday, May 31st

  • Shavuot in Jerusalem
  • Rest and relaxation
  • Evening Speaker – Lars Enarson from The Watchman International

Lodging at Jerusalem Tower Hotel

Thursday, June 1

  • Tour of the Knesset
  • Meet Members of Knesset (possible)
  • Tour of Yad Vashem
  • Return to Har Bracha for lodging

Friday, June 2nd

  • Tour of the Mt. of Blessing
  • Overlook of Joseph’s Tomb and Shechem with Nir Lavi
  • Tour of the Mount Blessing Winery and Visitor Center
  • Israeli-style Shabbat (sabbath) on Har Bracha

Saturday, June 3rd

  • Rest and Relaxation
  • Torah Study
  • Enjoy a walk on the beautiful Mount of Blessing
  • Saturday evening – teaching and Torah commentary by Avraham Hermon.

Sunday, June 4th

  • Volunteer in agriculture/possible tour combination
  • Evening speaker on Har Bracha

Monday, June 5th

  • Equipping you to be ambassadors for Israel
  • Classes on Har Bracha

Tuesday, June 6th

  • Departure

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