Three-day outing

Three-day outing

Day 1
 

8.00   - Departure from Tel Aviv
10.00   - Arrival to the Visitors Center in the Festival Gardens
10:00-10:15    - Screening of a short film (8 min) on Acre
10:15-13:30  
Guided tour of the sites
  1. The Museum of Heroism – the scaffold room, the cells of the prisoners sentenced to death and the commemoration rooms.
  2. The Hospitaller Fortress (The Knights' Halls)
  3. The Turkish bath – The Story of the Last Bath Attendant
  4. The Avshalom Okashi Museum of Modern Art
  5. The Ramchal Synagogue (an ancient synagogue in the Old City)
  6. A tour of the Templars' Tunnel – an underground tour of Acre from East to West with a wooden walkway over flowing water and a multimedia display screened on the walls.  
13:30-14:30   -  Free time to tour the market 
14:40-15:30    - Lunch at one of Old Acre's restaurants 
15:30-17:00  

 

 - Visit to the Tunisian "Or Torah" Synagogue
Tour of the "Or Torah" Synagogue, also known as the "Jariva" (the wonderful foreigner) after the elegant synagogue on the island of Jariva in Tunisia, which was built more than 2400 years ago. The site boasts four floors of mosaics depicting the story of the Jewish people and its wanderings across the generations.
 

 

17:30   - Arrival to one of Acre's hotels 

                                                    
Day 2
 

9:00-10:00    - Visit to the Ethnography Museum, which houses a collection of exhibits depicting day-to-day life in 17th century Galilee. The Museum features a reconstruction of old craft workshops of the period.
10:00-11:30   - Visit to Acre's Museum of the Underground Prisoners
11:30-12:30   - A boat ride around the walls of the Old City on "Queen Acre" "in the wake of Paul".
12:30-13:30   - Tour of the sea walls 
13:30-14:00   - Lunch 
14:00-17:00   - Visit to the grottoes of Rosh Hanikra

 

Day 3

 

9:00-10:00    - Visit to the breathtakingly beautiful Baha'i Gardens, the burial place of Baha'u'llah, founder of the Baha'i faith.
10:00-12:00   - Visit to the Ghetto Fighters' museum – "From Holocaust to Revival'' Museum.
12:00-13:00   - Jeep or tractor tour.
13:00-14:00   - Lunch .
14:00-17:00   - Visit to the wineries and breweries of the Western Galilee.

 


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