Ethnic Communities in Israel - a 7 Day Tour

Druze woman baking pitta bread

​Experience Israel through its many faces: versatile populations and various ethnic groups await you as you tour the country from North to South​ ​


Day 5

Yad Vashem
The Knesset
Supreme Court Building
Shrine of the Book at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem

Start the day with a Visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial. Walk through the astounding new museum with its new and moving focus on the individual in the Holocaust, the Children’s Memorial and Hall of Remembrance. 


Drive through the New City viewing old and new neighborhoods and the Knesset (The Israeli Parliament) (open for visits on Sundays and Thursdays) and the beautifully designed Supreme Court building. 


At the nearby Israel Museum, among many other fascinating exhibits discover the mysteries of the Dead Sea Scrolls at the Shrine of the Book and see the Model of ancient Jerusalem.


Walk through downtown Jerusalem to Mahane Yehuda, the Jewish open-air fruit and vegetable market and stroll through Me'ah She’arim, the inner city’s venerable Ultra-Orthodox neighborhood (modest dress required).


Overnight in Jerusalem

Ethnic Communities in Israel - a 7 Day Tour