Shabbat of a Lifetime, Jerusalem

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#54 of 229 in Tours in Jerusalem
Experience a traditional Friday night meal through Shabbat of a Lifetime, a culturally immersive program that seats you at a table with an Israeli family. Enjoy an authentic, homemade meal that combines culinary traditions from nine different Jewish communities. Since 2011, approximately 15,000 visitors from more than 75 countries have participated in this program, one of Jerusalem's most popular tourist activities. Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Jerusalem trip simple and quick.
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  • Our hosts were most friendly and received us very well. Unfortunately I had two problems: The shabbat was not what I expected - a bit of a rush job and certain elements left out. Pity. Words like “rub...  more »
  • The absolute best experience! Highly recommend! We didn’t know what to expect and we were sooo glad we did it!!!!!!amazing way to really feel you experienced Jerusalem! Family was warm and inviting an...  more »
  • I found no other place for a golden tip, after experiencing the Shabbat if you need transport, we even managed to Tel Aviv next to the Hotel Leonardo Rua Ben Yehuda in the middle of Saturday early.....
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