The Golan Heights



golan - Katzrin - formatted At Katzrin, visit a synagogue excavation from the 5th century. Option of celebrating your B’not Mitzvah at this ancient Synagogue. >

Lebanon border

A Masorti Travel exclusive, meet with an Army patrol unit on the Lebanon border. Hear their personal stories and experience their working conditions golan - Army patrol - formattedin the agriculture collectives on the border with Lebanon. We recommend that you bring some USA t-shirts, size large, for the soldiers you will meet.  Gain first-hand understanding of the geography and proximity of Israel’s neighbors.

Off Road Fun!

Tour the Golan Heights off road by jeep! During this fun and bumpy ride, learn golan - jeep - formattedabout this strategic and beautiful plateau. Discuss issues of ‘land for peace’ and learn of implications for the future. You’ll visit battlegrounds from the 1973 Yom Kippur War and visit bunkers that belonged to the Syrian Army.  Visit the Valley of Tears Memorial.


Wine Tasting

golan - wine tasting 2 - formattedTreats for the taste buds are next…Meet one of Israel’s leading wine makers and sample the wines at the winery…followed by a delicious stop at a chocolate factory!

Tasting Tour

golan - chocolate tasting - formattedChocolate making and tasting, with a VIP tasting tour of the DeCarina chocolate factory. Learn the personal story of the Argentine family with generations of chocolate making expertise.


Hazbani River

golan - Hazbani River - formattedEnjoy a a water hike in the Hazbani River while we discuss the critical water issues facing Israel.


golan - rafting - formattedAdventure is next…with a cool and ‘wet’ rafting trip down the Jordan River, a perfect float down the river. Zip line is also available and included for those who dare!!!


golan - Safed - formattedThe afternoon will be spent strolling along the charming cobblestone streets and alleyways of Safed – the birthplace of the Kabbalah and a city of ancient pilgrimage in Israel. You’ll visit centuries’ old synagogues (modest dress required) and learn about the Friday-night Kabbalat Shabbat service, written and created in this beautiful town.

Manara Cliffs

golan - Manara Cliffs - formattedHead up Manara cliff for a spectacular view. Use the cable cars from the southern foothills of Kiryat Shemona to the top of the Natfali range. So relax and enjoy the breathtaking view of the Israeli landscape.


For additional information on our tours contact us at (800) 664-6461.


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