Project of the Month

These programs allow talented underprivileged teenagers to fulfill their potential by providing them with a challenging program of enrichment and leadership training at the Ruppin Institute of Marine Science. Talented 7th graders from all backgrounds of Israeli society in the lower socio-economic levels are chosen - programs run for 2 years.


Day Outing to the Western Negev


anenomes_0.jpgESRA Outing to the Western Negev

"MYSTICS and IDEALISTS"
(and a chance to enjoy the beautiful fields of anemones that should be blooming then)

  • Nitzan - Story of Gush Katif starting with the history of the region, the establishment and ‎destruction of thriving communities, and the challenges of rebuilding. A personal encounter with ‎the human story behind historical events. All the guides are former residents of Gush Katif who ‎integrate their own personal, true-to-life stories. Coffee & Cake will be served
  • Tom VeTomer Hill – An ecological biological garden planted in memory of Tom Kitain and ‎Tomer Keidar, from Kibbutz Negba, by Tomer’s father. They were killed in the helicopter crash, ‎together with 73 other soldiers, on February 4, 1997 over the Galilee while waiting to enter ‎Lebanon.                                    ‎
  • Picnic lunch (bring your own)‎
  • Netivot – Home & grave of Rabbi Israel Abuhatzeira, known as Baba Sali, a leading Moroccan ‎Sephardic rabbi and mystic credited with working miracles. This pleasant leafy town of ‎some 25,000 people in the semi-desert of the Northern Negev, has gained status as a major ‎pilgrimage site.‎
  • Kibbutz Ruchama –Guided tour of Atar HaRishonim. Located just outside the fence ‎surrounding the kibbutz, is where the first Jewish settlers in modern times settled in the Negev. ‎
     
ESRA TOURS are suitable for participants who are in good health and do not need assistance


Location: 

Pick Up:
06:15   Beit Yehoshua Train Station
06:45  Ra'anana - opposite Ahuzat Bayit on Derech Ha'park ‎
07:30  Tel Aviv - Arlosoroff Train Station – at the bus stop just before the station entrance

Contact Name: 
ESRA Beit Fisher
Telephone: 
09-748 2957
Price: 
₪180.00
Price for Members: 
₪140.00