Travels with the University of Wyoming Israel Study Experience

Here is a review of what we have done so far, I am going to try to post it in a few other areas. Maybe some of you who are experts can help with this.


Tuesday, May 15 [GUIDE/DRIVER]

Meeting with Guide at the airport in Arrivals Hall

Caesarea archeological complex (time permitting): Beach and Crusader area.

Druze dinner at Ussafiya / with Guide discussing Druze religion.

Overnight: Gallery Hotel, Haifa [D]

Late night walking tour to City Hall, government area, Science Museum (old Technion building)



Wednesday, May 16 [GUIDE/DRIVER]

Stella Maris: San Francisco lookout, Church, Napoleonic History

Walk down 400 ft.

Elijah’s Cave on Mount Carmel

Walk back to Bus

University of Haifa

Greeting by International Program

Talk on Political Situation by Israel

Tour and meet with students from UPenn  and UWisc-Madison

Lunch at Univ. of Haifa

Lohamei HaGetaot – Ghetto Fighters Museum / with local guiding by Tanya: Children’s Memorial and Main House Warsaw Ghetto uprising room

Rosh Hanikrah ocean caves

Rosh Hanikrah-Border visit

Acco: Tour of “Anwar Ahmadiyya Mosque” Jazzar Pasha Mosque—with Sabri

Tour of old Acco seaport’s Crusader-era castle

Dinner served at hotel

Overnight: Gallery Hotel, Haifa [B / D]

 Carmelit—underground Cable Car

“Ha-Ogen” in Port district.

Walk back to Hadar.




Seth Ward

Religious Studies

University of Wyoming


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