Palestine Through the Senses:
A Virtual Political Tour with “Taste” and Style
This series will focus on the cultural, political and societal issues throughout Israel and Palestine. Each session will include a virtual tour with certified Israeli and Palestinian tour guides, and an interactive discussion in a different city. This will be followed by a cooking class later in the afternoon led by a local culinary expert who will continue the conversation, creating an extraordinary multi-sensory experience.
All tours will be at 12pm ET and cooking classes at 2:30pm ET.
Tour of Jerusalem – Feb 7 // Cooking Class (Mujadara and Arabic Salad) – Feb 14
Tour of Bethlehem – March 7 // Cooking Class (Shawarma and Hummus) – March 14
Tour of Hebron – April 4 // Cooking Class (Maqluba) – April 11
Tour of Tel-Aviv-Jaffa – May 2 // Cooking Class (Muhallebi) – May 9
Price: $85 per package (discounted rates for full series purchase).
**Cost includes unique regional spices that will be mailed to your home prior to each session.
We invite you on a journey through Israel and Palestine…
Meet the Combatants and participate in their work. Engage in meaningful dialogue with people from all perspectives, from the far-right to the far-left. Be introduced to the Peace Community: learn about the work Combatants for Peace is doing to to bring peace, freedom, dignity and equality to their homeland. We will have two incredible tour guides, one Palestinian and one Israeli, who will bring you on a journey through the religious, political and historic sites. This extraordinary opportunity is a chance to learn about what it means to be an advocate for human rights & peace and to contribute to the work of Combatants for Peace on the ground.
Tentative Dates on Reserve:
May 12-22, 2021 & August 18-28, 2021
Early Bird Discount: TBA
Trip cost: TBA
Includes all tour guides and tour fees, accommodation, transportation & most meals.
Or build a trip for your community:
We can build you a tour, exclusively built with your interests and community in mind.
Please contact us if you are interested in building a private tour for your community.
Memorial Ceremony Tour
April 28-May 8, 2019
Trip cost: $3200, includes all tour guides and tour fees, accommodation, transportation & most meals. Registration is currently closed, but we do have spaces available – and can register people by phone until the trip is full. Please Email Beth@afcfp.org to inquire.