Travel with TBE
“…Return to the land of your soul.”
What would you like to discover?
Explore lands near and far with TBE members, clergy, and staff.
Civil Rights Journey
November 14-17, 2019 and
November 21-24, 2019
The Racial Justice Initiative’s exploration of the Jewish community’s response to the Civil Rights Movement continues with a journey to Atlanta, Montgomery, Birmingham and Selma. Visit the Rosa Parks Museum, Equal Justice Initiative’s Legacy Museum and Lynching Memorial, Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, and The King Center. Attend Shabbat services at Montgomery’s Temple Beth Or and Sunday morning services at MLK’s Ebenezer Baptist Church. We’ll be running two trips to accommodate all who are interested in participating!
Register by September 1!
Havayah is Going to Israel!
November 13-23, 2020
Join us for February Break in Israel for our first ever Havayah Israel Trip! Spend time traveling around and exploring Israel, spending meaningful time in places like Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Haifa, and more! Bond with new and old TBE friends. Enjoy home hospitality with Israeli teens in Haifa. Prepare for the complex conversations about Israel on college campuses by learning more about Israel from and with Israelis. hroughout the trip, we will explore several of our core Havayah values, including curiosity, connection, justice, and resilience. Whether this will be your first time or 15th time in Israel, this trip will deepen your connections not only to the land, but also the people of Israel! This trip is open to all members of Havayah, but we strongly encourage 10th, 11th, and 12th graders to participate! .
Family Trip to Israel
February 12-23, 2020
Led by: Rabbi Saphire
Interested in going to Israel as a family? We’re planning a trip for 2020 and would love to shape a trip that fits your interests. Explore, laugh, eat, hike, swim and fall in love with Israel. Rabbi Saphire will lead this family adventure to connect us to the land of Israel and each other. Families are also invited to celebrate their child’s Bar or Bat Mitzvah with us in Israel!
A Musical Tour of Israel
October 20-November 1, 2020
Led by: Cantor Jodi Sufrin
Experience our ancient land from the unique perspective of Israel’s culture and history. Join TBE’s Cantor Jodi Sufrin and TBE’s Sharim singers led by renowned music director Nick Page on a musical tour through Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, and Haifa. Experience an unusual trip focusing on interactions with music and musical groups in Israel. TBE’s Sharim singers perform show tunes and popular music at senior living centers. Learn more about Sharim. You do not have to be a Sharim singer to participate. View flyer
Jerusalem: A Travel Volunteer Experience
November 3-15, 2020
Led by: Cantor Jodi Sufrin
Join Cantor Jodi Sufrin to live like a local in Jerusalem. You’ll stay local in furnished apartments in Jerusalem’s historic neighborhoods, explore the city, and experience two Shabbatot. While you’re there, volunteer in education, social service, and nonprofit settings.
TBE Mission to Cuba
February 13 -20, 2021
Led by: Rabbi Sisenwine
Cuba – a land frozen in time – so close, yet decades away … a Jewish community dedicated to its heritage across half a century of isolation and prevalent atheism … a rich and vibrant island culture, filled with dance and song, classic cars and donkey carts, rum and cigars. Experience all this and more as we step back in time together.
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.
New Trips Coming Soon
Check back for updated listings of opportunities to travel with TBE!