Travel with TBE
“…Return to the land of your soul.”
What will you discover?
Explore lands near and far with TBE members, clergy, and staff.
Civil Rights Journey
November 17–20, 2022
Led by: Rabbinic Intern Ryan Leszner
The Racial Justice Initiative’s exploration of the Civil Rights Movement, and particularly the Jewish community’s responses (then and now), continues with a journey to Atlanta, Montgomery, Birmingham, and Selma. Our trip includes visits to the Rosa Parks Museum, Equal Justice Initiative’s Legacy Museum and Lynching Memorial, the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, and The King Center among other highlights. We will attend Shabbat services at Montgomery’s Temple Beth Or, and Sunday morning services at MLK’s Ebenezer Baptist Church.
TBE’s Family Israel Adventure
February 16–26, 2023
Led by: Rabbi Rachel Saphire
Traveling together as a community, we will celebrate our B’nai Mitzvot, bond through our shared experiences and enhance our understanding of culture and archaeology, religion and politics, the ancient and the modern, as we delve in-depth into Israel’s millennia-old legacy as the heart of the Jewish People. Join us for what we know will be a trip of a lifetime! Our trip is perfect for students planning to become B’mitzvah anytime in 2022-2023. All families with children aged 6-18 years (recommended) are welcome!
Celebrate Israel’s 75th Birthday! (21+)
April 18–27, 2023
Led by: Rabbi Joel Sisenwine
Form lasting relationships, learn and discover, and immerse yourself in all that is Israel as we celebrate Israel’s 75th Independence Day! Join us for the experience of a lifetime.
This trip is being offered in partnership with CJP Spark. Spark features programs, events, learning, social opportunities, and trips to Israel. Click here to learn more about Spark, itineraries, and other details.
Cost | Land cost: $5,499 pp, based on double occupancy
Lynda Daub (contact Lynda if you are interested in participating)
A Journey Across Israel Through History, Culture & Music
Fall / Winter 2023
Led by: Cantors Emeriti Jodi Sufrin and Roy Einhorn
Whether this is your first time to Israel or have visited many times before, join us as we travel together exploring the history, culture, and music of this extraordinary land. Connect with Israel’s people and meet modern-day heroes who are working to bridge the gap between Israelis and Palestinians. Celebrate Israeli culture in this amazing adventure through Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, and Haifa as we experience age-old traditions savor the rich flavors of Israeli cuisine in bustling markets and quaint cafes.
Future Trips to Israel
With great hope that we will once again be able to travel to Israel. If you are interested in a possible trip, whether it be a first timers trip, a hiking/outdoors trip, or a deeper dive into Israel and the current conflict, contact Rabbi Sisenwine.
Traveling to Israel on Your Own?
When you are in Israel, visit Haifa! Thanks to CJP’s Boston Haifa initiative, TBE has relationships with the Gavrieli school, Leo Baeck Education Center and its congregation, Ohel Avraham, and Oranim College. Let us help you make new connections in Haifa! Join in Shabbat services that feel a lot like home, enjoy home hospitality for Shabbat dinner, make new friends, and feel the embrace of community.