Scandinavia historically embraced the kingdoms of Sweden, Norway, and Denmark. Take an adventure exploring the Land of the Vikings, fjords and numerous lakes. Starting in Copenhagen, “Scandinavia – Northern Wonders” tour includes the Nordic capitals Copenhagen, Oslo, and Stockholm, as well as amazing northern cities and villages along the picturesque Norwegian valleys and fjords: Eidfjord – Bergen – Stalheim – Fagernes. Enjoy beholding to beautiful colorful wooden houses, panoramic views, spectacular coasts, hiking trails, shopping and naturally local food.
Copenhagen – Oslo – Eidfjord – Bergen – Stalheim – Fagernes – Oslo – Stockholm
Are you travelling from Porto to Lisbon or vice versa? Why not hire a knowledgeable local guide so that you can experience the culture and sites with an insider, taking you to your final destination? Experience a tour transfer between Lisbon and Porto via Tomar.
One day Jewish Heritage Tour to Lisbon and Sintra features all of the highlights of the capital city including Jeronimos Monastery, a 16th-century architectural masterpiece as well as the famous Belem Tower with the neighboring traditional pastry house, “Pastries de Belem”, home of Lisbon’s pastry delicacies. The tour also includes one of the most beautiful places in Portugal – Sintra palace.
Despite previous attestations, it was between the V and the XV century that the Jewish community established itself in Portugal, contributing in different ways and within the space of ten centuries to the flourishing of Portuguese culture. Many members of this community, which included philosophers, humanists, scientists and dealers, were protected by the monarchy and actively participated in paramount moments in Portuguese history. Get known more while traveling with Jewish Heritage Tour in Lisbon.
Traveling with “Jewish Heritage Tour in Porto” take part in a guided visit to the largest synagogue standing on the Iberian Peninsula “Mekor Haim”/The Fountain of Life, founded by Captain Arthur Barros Bastos in 1938 where the “Work of Rescue” began. Then we will walk through the narrow streets of Porto from the Sé Cathedral, where the first synagogue was built, to Montes dos Olivais where the biggest Jewish Quarter was situated, finding vestiges from the Jewish community. In addition, you will encounter the UNESCO city centre as you explore this area.
“Here are the remnants of a synagogue; there, those of a cemetery”. The city has remains of what was once a typical Jewish Quarter in the Middle Ages: steps, narrow streets and balconied houses.
Discover the wonders of South Africa. Experience the southernmost tip of the African continent from a safari Kruger National Park in the east, populated by big game, to craggy cliffs at the Cape of Good Hope in the southwest with its Penguin colony, and imposing flat-topped Table Mountain. Savor the spirit of adventure while feasting on kosher meals and attending a Shabbat service in the iconic city of Cape Town.
Explore diverse and mostly undiscovered Ukraine, a large country in Eastern Europe and one of Europe’s last genuine travel boundaries. Get to know a nation rich in colorful tradition, warm-hearted people and off-the-map experiences. The Ukrainian capital, Kiev, is a city known by its eclectic cityscape, Orthodox churches and historical treasures. Mysterious and architecturally lovely Lviv fascinates visitors with its Central European charm and cozy coffee houses.
Guaranteed Departure Tour No trip to Europe is complete without a visit to France. For Jewish travelers, there is an extra layer to the splendor of this country – a legacy that can be felt both in its capital, Paris, and in the magnificent, lavender-scented countryside of Provence. Jews have lived in France since Roman times, and are a vital part of its soul. In fact, France boasts the largest Jewish community in Western Europe, blending Ashkenazic elements from Europe and Sephardic elements from North Africa. Come along with our hand-picked expert, and become a connoisseur (and a maven) of Jewish France.
The Czech Republic has been imbued with a vivid Jewish presence for hundreds of years. Many towns had large Jewish populations, and a great many Czech Jews have made substantial cultural contributions, both religious and secular. This tour is solely devoted to this rich legacy, as well as to the communities that still thrive. From fine crystal to Franz Kafka, from kosher vineyards to the venerable Rabbi Loew (associated with the legendary Golem of Prague), you will sense the mystique of this part of the world.
Open yourself to an experience you thought you could only dream about. And while China is changing quicker than time, you can still visit a world that is mysterious and simple. While traveling in a leisurely pace, admire glorious, truly Chinese sights such as the legendary Terra Cotta figures, the Great Wall and the picturesque region of Yangshuo. Touch the Jewish Heritage in Shanghai and be inspired by the city’s colonial European past, as well as the arrival and contributions of Jews who made Shanghai, their home.
Welcome to the Yucatán, the Mexican State, known for its preserved Mayan culture, pristine nature and local hospitality. Enjoy the extraordinary experience that will open your eyes, your mind—maybe even your spirit—to more than three millennia of living Maya culture. Savor healthful cuisine, indulge in the most innovative spa treatments in the world, and experience unmatched wellness activities.
Journey to the Baltic States of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia
Join us as we follow the history of the Jewish people visiting historical memorials that were left behind. This tour enables us to experience the impact of Jewish life throughout the centuries in the Baltics.
If you’re dreaming of an active coastal escape with seductive sandy shores, pebbly coves and historical sites on the background of sun-fried rocks, a voyage along the Croatian coastline might be the most idyllic solution. Traveling along the Adriatic coast aboard a small comfortable motor ship, from Dubrovnik in the south to Venice in the north-west, enjoy incredibly beautiful of scenic views. Make stops in amazingly preserved medieval towns, put your path throughout pristine nature, savor delicious Mediterranean food, and gather special memories!
Dubrovnik, Mljet, Korcula, Pucisca, Omis, Split, Bol, Hvar, and back to Dubrovnik
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Put your feet up and relax as you cruise along the fabled waters of Croatia from Dubrovnik to Dubrovnik, exploring the coast of Croatia. Immerse yourself in the history & culture of the Mediterranean, behold pristine nature and visit world renowned places.
Vienna and Budapest, two of Europe’s most beautiful capitals, are just a short ride apart. They both remarkably preserve luxury and beauty of their past majesty. Baroque streets-capes and imperial palaces set the stage for Vienna’s artistic and musical masterpieces. Budapest still remains as a real treasure trove, with enough Baroque, neoclassical, eclectic and art nouveau buildings which have arisen during the city’s ‘Golden Age’ in the late 19th century. Involve all five of your senses to savor these cities!
Discover the best kept secrets of the mystical Bohemian capital of the Czech Republic and Imperial capital of the former Habsburg Empire, nowadays Austria. Delight in breathtaking Prague and Vienna with their well-preserved historical treasures, ornate cathedrals, imperial palaces, bearing witness to the rich and eventful European history.
The capitals of the Czech Republic, Austria and Hungary once belong to the Austrian-Hungary Empire, also known as the Habsburg Monarchy. Before World War I, it was the largest political entity in mainland Europe, and its collapse afterward changed the destinies of countries and nations around Europe. Take the opportunity to admire a parade of opulent palaces, monasteries, cathedrals and other awe-inspiring sights, that the Habsburg Monarchy left behind. Explore the vast collection of well-preserved and memorable historic and cultural treasures!
Zagreb, Sarajevo, Dubrovnik, Split, Trogir, Plitvice Lakes National Park, Opatija, Postojna, Bled, Ljubljana, Trieste, Venice
This unique 14 day/13 night journey will take you from Zagreb, the capital of the Republic of Croatia to Venice, known as the City of Canals and Bridges and one of Europe’s most romantic cities. Marvel at historic churches, castles and palaces, immerse yourself in museums housing artifacts from a different era, haggle at bazaars, gaze at the unspoilt natural beauty of national parks, mountains and gorges and stand before UNESCO World Heritage sites. See one of the oldest pharmacies in the world and watch master artisans create priceless works of art.
Dubrovnik, Split, Plitvice Lakes, Postojna Caves, Bled, Ljubljana and Zagreb
Simply one of Europe’s best kept secrets. Croatia and Slovenia, delightful countries with rich cultural heritages and amazing natural beauty are once again on the map for discerning travelers. The medieval walled city of Dubrovnik; ancient Split founded by the Romans; the wonders of the 16 cascading Plitvice Lakes; the subterranean Postojna Caves; Bled, the gem of the Julian Alps; Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia and historic Zagreb, all creating a journey back in time.
Spend your first night in Porto situated along the Duoro River Estuary before embarking the next day on your 7 night Duoro River Cruise. Then sit back and relax as you glide along the sparkling waters of the Duoro River as it meanders through the Duoro River Valley past small towns and villages nestled along its banks. On the way you will stop in ports of call where it seems that time has stood still. Then spend 3 fascinating nights in Lisbon, one of the oldest cities in the world discovering its treasures including Belem, the place from which the great Portuguese explorers set off on their voyages of discovery.
Gems of Italy tour features three legendary cities Venice, Florence and Rome which are literally steeped in culture. Venice with its old world charm – magical and timeless, offers a wealth of iconic sites. This floating city spreads across 100 islands. Its basilicas, palaces and towers bear witness to another time. Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance is one of the most romantic cities in the world. Its network of narrow winding streets, icon fashion house and galleries displaying some of the world’s priceless art treasures. And Rome, the eternal city, where ancient landmarks and monuments tell the story of Rome’s history where every street tells a story. Sip an espresso and toss a coin into the Trevi Fountain to ensure your return.
Ljubljana, Postojna cave, Piran, Goriska Brda, Soca Valley, Bled, Bohinj
Resting between the Alps and the Adriatic Sea, Slovenia offers a wide choice of attractions ranging from lakes and mountains to small fishing villages clinging to the coastline. Here karstic lakes and the Postojna Caves provide a glimpse of what you will see. Being a relatively small country everything is at hand. Ljubljana, the capital city is delightful to explore. Its narrow cobbled streets and Baroque architecture are reminiscent of days gone by.
Little Tour of Russia invites to discover the magic of this dramatic country as you visit the two major cultural centers of Russia: Moscow, seat of power of the Russian Federation and epicenter of what is considered the “new Russia”, while sophisticated St. Petersburg, formerly known as Leningrad was the vision of Peter the Great and is unlike any city anywhere else.
Moscow, St. Petersburg
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Our “For Women Only Tours Series” has been specifically crafted for women like you who prefer not to travel alone. The programs have been designed for small groups of like-minded women who are looking to get away and to develop new friendships. What could be better than travelling with your sister, your daughter, your mother or your best friend. Our tours are suitable for women of all ages and backgrounds so whether are you single, divorced, retired or an active mom, tell your friends and family about us.
Mainz, Worms, Erfurt, Eisenach, Eisleben, Dresden, Leipzig, Wittenberg and Berlin
Following a decade of celebrations honoring the Augustinian monk who helped spark the Protestant Reformation, 2017 will mark the 500th anniversary of the iconic Reformation leader who nailed his 95 Thesis to the doors of the Castle Church in Wittenberg which detailed his thoughts on how the Catholic Church in Europe should be formed. Traveling through the great cities and countryside of Luther’s world in Germany, travelers will have the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the exemplary life led by Martin Luther.
Rio de Janeiro, Guaratingueta (Sao Paulo), Iguassu Falls, Bella Vista, Asuncion – Belo Horizonte, Tiradentes – Ouro Preto, Salvador Brazil has one of the largest Catholic Communities in the world. 64% of the population is Catholic;and Paraguay’s Catholic community comprises of 89% of the population. During this tour you will delve deeper into your faith while also experiencing South America’s most breathtaking sights, world class metropolises, and stunning natural beauty.