Tu BiShvat home hospitality
Hear fascinating stories, visit blooming orchards and enjoy tasty food on a tour to mark the holiday
The Jewish holiday of Tu BiShvat is a perfect time to join one of the special tours offered around the city by the "Women and Stories in Jerusalem" community.
"Women and Stories in Jerusalem" is a social tourism community that was established under an initiative by the Municipality of Jerusalem in which women from a variety of homes host individuals or groups in their homes throughout the whole year, including special activities during holidays. The women tell the story of their lives and provide a rare glimpse into their homes and their special lifestyle, along with refreshments.
Ein Kerem tour
In the neighborhood of Ein Kerem, where the almond trees are in bloom, participants will hear fascinating stories, visit orchards and enjoy tasty food.
Tour dates: February 3, 9, 17 and 23
For more details, contact Shoshana at 050-2452800, or Efrat at 052-8048314
City of David tour
The tour offers participants a taste of life in the ancient area as well as an opportunity to connect to the place where Jerusalem began. The hosts include Efrat Hallamish, a mother and grandmother who has lived in the City of David with her large family for over three decades.
- Hospitality for groups of over 20 people, including food, costs 50 shekels per person
- An evening of song, accompanied by a pianist, with a workshop, is available for an extra 60 shekels per person
- A workshop on cutting fruit is available for an extra 40 shekels per person.
- A workshop on personal growth is available for an extra 40 shekels per person.
For details and registration, contact Efrat Hallamish at 052-3331786
Contact Name: Gura Berger, Phone: 054-4676679