AACI Pesach Walking Tours
2014/5574 
 
 
The tours will take place on April 16 through April 22, 2014
All tours last 2.5-3.5 hours. The cost is 50 NIS  per person / AACI members 40 NIS.
Family rate (4 or more): 180 NIS / 140 NIS  unless stated otherwise.
Participants pay entrance fees, if any. Responsibility for each tour is in the hands of the individual tour guide leading that tour. No reservations are required, but a tour will not take place if there are fewer than 3 participants.

For more general info or questions, call, AACI at 02-5661181
For further information about a particular tour, please call the guide listed in the tour details directly. Tours are subject to change.
Come prepared for all tours with hats, good walking shoes, water, and, most of all, good spirits! Tell your friends about the tours. Hope you can join us!

Happy Touring from AACI & wishing you all a Happy, Fun Pesach
Click on date below for tours Please note: Remember to call the tour guide for confirmation of the tour. 
 
Wednesday, April 16th
Old-New Jerusalem: Exploring the First Jewish Neighborhoods' Outside the Old City Walls
This tour will include the windmill of Mishkan Sha'ananim, the biblical Ben Hinnom Valley, Yemin Moshe, Royal Tombs, King David Hotel, the forgotten neighborhoods of Mishkan Yisrael, Mamilla Pool, Waldof Historia, and Nachlat Shiva.
Where to meet:  The Windmill
Time: 10:00
Guide:  Nosson Shulman Licensed Tour Guide in Israel,054-647-5301
 
 
The Old City Jewish Quarter from Biblical Times until Today  
Tour will include the Jaffa Gate, David Citadel (from the outside), Ararat Street, The birthplace of the 16th Kaballist HaAri HaKodesh, Cardo (both Roman & Crusader), the Madaba map, The Biblical Broad Wall, Shul of the Ramban, The ruins of the Tiferes Yisrael Synangogue, and the Menorah.
Where to meet: Jaffa Gate
Time: 14:00
Guide:  Nosson Shulman Licensed Tour Guide in Israel, 054-647-5301
 
Thursday, April 17th
Old City of Jerusalem, including places off the beaten track.*
Enjoy this perinal favorite.
Where to meet:: Jaffa Gate
Guide Danny Barkai: 050-771 7635
 
Friday, April 18th
Pesach Pashkevillim, The Cisterns of Salvation, Montefiore's Testimony and the Sundial Kid
The 19th century saga of neighborhood building that saw Jerusalem expand beyond the walls of the old city in this lively insider’s tour of the sights, sounds and smells of the new ghettos of the old yishuv. Visit Mazkeret Moshe, Ohel Moshe, the Rand- Munkatch - Broyde Legacies and the House of the Rising Sun.  Fun and informative for all ages.
Where to meet: The Davidka
Time: 10:00
Guide: Moshe Kahan
Registration by phone 0505656613 or e-mail hcsjerusalem@barak.net.il http://www.insidejerusalem.co
 
Spring & Springs
Jewish farming and settlements from biblical times till today in northern Judean hills, walking up and down hills in Gush-Ezion / northern Judea,  between local springs and vineyards, see trees & flowers on traditional farming terraces and ancient wine-presses and mikve from 2nd temple days. 
Where to meet:  Kibutz Kfar-Ezion Gate
Time: 10:00
Guide:  Arie Salomon Registration by phone  050/5624856 or aritourguide@gmail.com
 
Jerusalem Art Tours
For art lovers of all ages – this tour will give you an intimate look into the studios of Jerusalem’s artists and the city’s many galleries – on and off the beaten track. Suitable for adults and children over 12.
Where to meet: Davidka Square, Jaffa Street
Time: 12:00
Cost: 90 shekels per person.
(Children between 12 and 18 years: 65 shekels)
Guide:  Caron Greenblatt 0528 736 993 caron342@gmail.com
 
Sunday, April 20th
Bar-Kochva Caves – Midras Ruins and Caves
Roman Mile-stones (near Moshav Givat-Yishayahu] along the roman road from Aelia Capitolina – Jerusalem to Eleutheropolis – Beit-Guvrin, Midras Ruins: Colombarium cave, burial cave, hiding caves during Bar-Kochva war against the Romans
Remember to bring a flash-light.
Time: 10:00
Where to Meet:  Ha-Ella Junction from Beit-Shemesh to Beit-Guvrin / Kiryat-Gat Guide: Arie
Salomon Registration by phone  050/5624856 or aritourguide@gmail.com
 
Scenic Promenades, Gorgeous Neighborhoods, Old Borders - A Walk Along the Pre-1967 Jerusalem Boundary Line
We'll begin with the Goldman Promenade encircling the old Government House in East Talpiot, continue along the Haas-Sherover Promenade and then through Abu Tor, Gai Ben Hinnom, and Yemin Moshe, ending up at the King David Hotel.  Lots of stairs at the end so recommended for reasonably good walkers, ages 8 and up.
Meet: At the beginning of Haas Promenade (Tayelet Armon HaNatziv, East Talpiot), next to the parking lot.
Time: 10:00
Guide: Dani Barkai, 050-771-7635, 02-678-2483
 
Tuesday, 22nd
Transformation of Pre-State Jerusalem: From the Turks to the British
The tour will include Machaneh Yehuda, Ben Yehuda Street, King George, the original arch from Binyan Klal, and the various neighborhoods of Nachlot .
Where to meet:  Binyan Klal (Davidka Square).
Time: 10:00
Guide:  Nosson Shulman Licensed Tour Guide in Israel, 054-647-5301
 
The Walls and Ruins of the Old City through the ages
The tour will include the Ramparts Walk (walking on top of the City Walls) and Davidson Center (admission is an additional fee)
Where to meet: Jaffa Gate
Time: 14:00
Guide:  Nosson Shulman Licensed Tour Guide in Israel, 054-647-5301
 
General Information:
Unless otherwise noted above, tours cost: 
50 NIS per person / AACI members 40 NIS
Family rate (4 or more):  180 NIS / 140 NIS
 
Participants pay entrance fees, if any.  Responsibility for each tour is in the hands of the individual tour guide leading that tour.  Reservations are required; a tour will not take place if there are fewer than 3 participants.
 
 
    
 
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