Airline tickets will be distributed at the airport on the day of departure.
What if I don’t speak Hebrew?
It’s not a problem. Most people that go on birthright don’t. Most Israelis speak English so you’ll be able to communicate with them! Also, Tour Educators are fluent in Hebrew and English so they can help you if you need it!
Will I be able to meet with my friends and family during the duration of the trip?
All participants must take part in all activities but your family/friends can come visit you at night time if there isn’t a program going on. Also, you can extend your ticket to visit them after the trip.
Will this be a religious trip?
Hillel trips provide opportunities for students to celebrate Jewish life together and you won’t be required to join in organized religious activities. In addition, Kosher food will be served at all tour-sponsored activities and there will be no travel scheduled on the Jewish Sabbath. There will be B’nai Mitzvah ceremony for students that want to… read more
What is the program? Will we have free time?
Birthright Israel is a fun-filled experience that involves extensive touring of Israel, interactive discussions, recreational activities, and time to hang out with friends. If you have specific questions, please contact Brian at [email protected]!