Israel & the Palestinian Territories Real Food Adventure

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Run by: Intrepid

Reference number: EUZF

From: £1820.00

Not only is Israel and the Palestinian Territories steeped in religious history and longstanding cultures, it has a food and wine scene to rival any other. Embark on an epicurean odyssey, spending nine days exploring the sights and sounds of this country, with a focus on memorable and local culinary experiences. Feast on sabiach in Tel Aviv, savour the many snackable items at Machane Yehuda market in Jerusalem, sample some of the finest wines in Zichron Yaakov, learn age-old food secrets at a traditional Druze village, and understand what it’s like to live as a Palestinian woman at a local village cooking demonstration. Indulging on daily sights and feasting on the history and culture surrounding you, both your hunger for the best food and your mind for the most authentic experiences will be filled. Highlights/r/n
  • Feast on classic dishes in Israel’s legendary local eateries, from a hearty shakshuka and fresh sabiach to an institution in Jerusalem’s Old Town acclaimed for its silky hummus.
  • In between snacks, don’t miss any of the sights and sounds of this diverse country. Take a dip in the famously salty Dead Sea, discover the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, and explore the Negev Desert.
  • Pay a visit to Zichron Yaakov and stop in at one of Israel's finest wineries. Enjoy a wine tasting and perhaps make some purchases to complement a picnic brunch in the nearby Rothschild Gardens.
  • Learn some age-old kitchen secrets while cooking up a storm with Druze villagers, and discover the country’s ‘Slow Food’ network at an insightful cooking class with Palestinian women.
  • Embark on a full-day guided tour of Jerusalem, visiting the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, passing pilgrims at the Western Wall and tasting regional favourites at the Machane Yehuda market.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
18/03/2020 26/03/2020 5 £1875.00
22/04/2020 30/04/2020 8 £1855.00
17/06/2020 25/06/2020 9 £1855.00
26/08/2020 03/09/2020 6 £1855.00
02/09/2020 10/09/2020 12 £1855.00
16/09/2020 24/09/2020 12 £1855.00
21/10/2020 29/10/2020 12 £1855.00
11/11/2020 19/11/2020 12 £1820.00
09/12/2020 17/12/2020 10 £1820.00
17/03/2021 25/03/2021 12 £1820.00
31/03/2021 08/04/2021 12 £1820.00
21/04/2021 29/04/2021 12 £1820.00
16/06/2021 24/06/2021 12 £1820.00
11/08/2021 19/08/2021 12 £1820.00
08/09/2021 16/09/2021 12 £1820.00
22/09/2021 30/09/2021 12 £1820.00
13/10/2021 21/10/2021 12 £1820.00
10/11/2021 18/11/2021 12 £1820.00
15/12/2021 23/12/2021 12 £1820.00

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