JOIN US as we explore the rich historical, religious and cultural aspects of the Holy Land while connecting with the people who live there today. Gain an in-depth understanding of the political realities of life on both sides of the “Green Line” and engage with people who will share their personal stories.

 The Hands of Peace Multi-Narrative Tour offers a unique window into life in this fascinating land. We will be accompanied every day by professional Palestinian and Israeli guides, who will share in-depth knowledge of the region through this complex journey. We will listen, challenge, discuss; we will walk, look and marvel; and we will break bread with Hands of Peace alumni!

Highlights include

  • Touring the Holy Sites of Jerusalem

  • Climbing Masada

  • Floating in the Dead Sea

  • Meeting Hands of Peace alumni and families

  • Talking with prominent politicians and activists 

  • Visiting Palestinian and Israeli communities and a refugee camp

  • Optional Five-Day Extension to Petra, Jordan

It was amazing meeting new friends and learning about the issues of the region. The guides were great and exposed us to the complexities of the conflict, and educated us about the historical stories of the Holy Land.” George Silca, 2018 Tour Participant

Tour Includes:

  • 10 nights’ accommodations
  • MEJDI-trained guides (one Israeli and one Palestinian)
  • 10 days of private bus transportation, including one group departure transfer to Ben Gurion airport
  • Headsets for daily use
  • Breakfast everyday
  • 18 additional meals, as indicated on itinerary
  • All speakers, sites and entrance fees
  • Customary tips for drivers, guides, and hotel staff
  • Dedicated customer service representative

Tour Does Not Include:

  • Airfare
  • Travel, medical, or cancellation insurance-HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
  • Arrival airport transfer, departure airport transfers outside group transfer time
  • Single Room Supplement – $675
  • Individual airport transfers
  • Anything not explicitly mentioned in the included section

The next tour is being planned for September 2021.  Check back for details.

For additional information on this trip, or future Hands of Peace Multi-Narrative Tours, contact Diana Kutlow at