AACI Sukkot Walking Tours
2014/5575 
 
 
The tours will take place on October 6 through October 17, 2014
All tours last 2.5-3.5 hours. T
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 Sukkot
Click on date below for tours Please note: Remember to call the tour guide for confirmation of the tour. 
 
 
Sukkot Walking Tours
All registration must be done in advance by calling or e-mailing the Licensed Tour Guide listed.
 
Monday, October 6
Sukkot in the Shuk:  Walking tour of the famous Shuk Machane Yehuda
A complete sensory experience of the sights, sounds and, of course, tastes of our beloved shukMachane Yehuda led by a dedicated kosher foodie, Debra Nussbaum Stepen. Learn how this Jerusalem landmark has evolved over the years. Learn the difference between kubbeh and kugel. Savor the Seven Species while strolling the stalls and the famous Lulav and Etrog Market.  Tour is about 2 hours long. Small extra charge for some samples.
Where to meet: Berman Bakery, 42 Agrippas Street
Time: 12:00
Guide: Debra Nussbaum Stepen
Registration by phone or e-mail Debratours@gmail.com 052-3782900
Cost:  NIS 65 / AACI members NIS 55
 
Friday, October 10
The Tower of David (extra fee) and Jewish Quarter synagogues and historical sites
Where to meet:  Jaffa gate
Time: 10:00
Guide:  Nosson Shulman
Registration by phone or e-mail 054-647-5301
ns@guidedtoursofisrael.com | www.guidedtoursofisrael.com
Cost:  NIS 55 / AACI members NIS 45
 
Old Neighborhoods in Jerusalem: Bucharian Quarter, Rav Kook St., Ethiopia St., Zichron Moshe
This circular walk is a cocktail of rabbis, clerics, doctors, politicians, librarians and small communities off the main beaten track of inner Jerusalem.  Almost every building has its sometimes awesome, sometimes scandalous stories to tell.  We will sample the best pickings.
Where to meet: At the junction of Jaffa Road and Hanevi’im Street – at Bank HaPoalim, by the Klal Building
Time: 10:00
Guide: Jacob Solomon
Registration by phone or e-mail 054-783-7998 solomonj@aisj.co.il
Cost:  NIS 55 / AACI members NIS 45
 
Sunday, October 12
 
Walking Tour of Wonderful Nachlaot
Join us as we stroll the picturesque alleyways and streets of charming Nachlaot. Hear the stories of the special people who lived in one of the first neighborhoods outside the old city walls in the late 1800's. Tour is about 2 hours long.
Where to meet: Berman Bakery, 42 Agrippas Street.
Time: 10:00
Guide: Debra Nussbaum Stepen
Registration by phone or e-mail Debratours@gmail.com  052-3783900
Cost:  NIS 55 / AACI members NIS 45
 
Jewish Animals: A Tour of the Jerusalem Biblical Zoo, with an emphasis on Israeli animals, and animals in Jewish sources. Participants must pay the admission fee to the zoo in addition to the listed cost for the guide.
Where to meet: Outside the front gate of the zoo, to the left of the ticket booths.
Time: 11:00
Guide: Dani Barkai
Registration by phone 050-771-7635, 02-678-2483
Cost:  NIS 55 / AACI members NIS 45
 
 
Monday, October 13
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.
Where to meet:  At the beginning of Haas Promenade (Tayelet Armon HaNatziv, East Talpiot), next to the parking lot
Time: 10:00
Guide: Dani Barkai
Registration by phone 050-771-7635, 02-678-2483
Cost:  NIS 55 / AACI members NIS 45
 
Wednesday, October 15
 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 for an insider’s tour of the sights, sounds and aromas of the new ghettos of the old yishuv. We’ll visit Mazkeret Moshe, Ohel Moshe, the Rand- Munkatch - Broyde Legacies and the House of the Rising Sun. On this lively tour you will be exposed to this pioneering communal enterprise and the tempo and tensions that permeate our Holy City and which resonate even today throughout the State of Israel.  Fun and informative for all ages.
Where to meet: Davidka, at the junction of Jaffa Street and Hanevi’im Street
Time: 10:00
Guide:  Moshe Kahan
Registration by phone or e-mail 0505656613 hcsjerusalem@barak.net.il http://www.insidejerusalem.co
Cost:  NIS 55 / AACI members NIS 45
 
Friday, October 17
 Jerusalem neighborhoods during the British Mandate
We will explore King George Street, Rechavia, Ben Yehuda & the Russian Compound.
Where to meet: by Heichal Shlomo (the Great Synagogue)
Time: 10:00
Guide:  Nosson Shulman
Registration by phone or e-mail 054-647-5301
ns@guidedtoursofisrael.com | www.guidedtoursofisrael.com
Cost:  NIS 55 / AACI members NIS 45
 
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, at the junction of Jaffa Street and Hanevi’im Street
Time: 10:00
Guide:  Caron Greenblatt
Registration by phone or e-mail 0528 736 993 caron342@gmail.com
Cost: 90 shekels per person (Children between 12 and 18 years: 65 shekels)
 
 
 
    
 
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