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GREEN ISRAEL 4 DAY POST-TOUR

EXTENSIONS

GREEN ISRAEL 4 DAY POST-TOUR

  • October 21 - 24, 2012 (T 210)

Sunday, October 21

Depart Jerusalem, stopping in a JNF forest for a special tree planting, as we contribute to Israel's future growth. Continue with a visit to a Nesher factory, Israel's only producer of concrete, where we learn about how this company is transforming itself in order to be more environmentally friendly. We then visit the Hiriyah garbage dump, which is being transformed into the Ayalon Park in one of Israel's most ambitious recycling projects. Travel north to the Galilee, arriving at our kibbutz guesthouse. Dinner and overnight at Kibbutz Lavi in the Galilee.

Monday, October 22

Full day bio tour of Sde Eliyahu, an agricultural kibbutz and pioneer of the organic farming efforts in Israel. Here we learn about organic farming; biological pest control; religious kibbutz life; the interaction between man and earth and between traditional and modern technology. Enjoy dinner on your own in this lovely area. Overnight at Kibbutz Lavi in the Galilee.

Tuesday, October 23

Morning visit to the Mekorot Water System, where we learn about the company's efforts to bring highquality water to Israel's growing population in the face of significant geographic, climactic and geopolitical challenges. Continue to the Hula Valley, where we discover the importance of this region as a resting stop for migrating birds. Dinner and overnight at Kibbutz Lavi in the Galilee.

Wednesday, October 24

Depart the Galilee and visit the Tefen Industrial Park, where we learn about companies focused on the preservation and green development of Israel's environment, and other industries that are changing to become more environmentally friendly. We end our day with a visit to Better Place, where we see Israel's development of the "green" car of the future. Continue to Jerusalem or the airport for your flight home.

Rate per person is $725
Single supplement is $245

INCLUDED IN YOUR TOUR

  • three nights 10/21-24 at Kibbutz Lavi
  • full Israeli breakfast daily
  • two dinners at Kibbutz Lavi
  • deluxe air-conditioned bus
  • English-speaking guide
  • entrance fees to all sites per itinerary

NOT INCLUDED IN YOUR TOUR

  • Gratuities at $15 per person per day, pre collected
  • additional meals
  • all personal items
  • travel insurance

TOUR IS BASED ON A MINIMUM OF 20 PEOPLE




HADASSAH 96TH NATIONAL CONVENTION • OCTOBER 15 – 18, 2012 • JERUSALEM, ISRAEL CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION


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