Program Coordinator Isaac Luria (call him Ari) invites you to the bustling newly rebuilt city of Tzfat to experience Judaism like you never imagined!

  • ari_640x360Hike in the stunning Galilee and Golan!
  • Visit the burgeoning industrial heart of Tzfat for the best wool in the world!
  • Build our brand new community center in the heart of Tzfat, including a state of the art heated Mikveh
  • Taste the Challah from our new bakery (located under the Mikveh)
  • Experience the amazing Kabbalat Shabbat – the newest innovation in Judaism since the Oral Law was written down!
  • Hear the hit new Jewish songs Lecha Dodi and Yedid Nefesh which are taking synagogues around the world by storm!
Program Staff:
Coordinator – Isaac (Ari) Luria
Education Director – Joseph Caro
Musical Director – Shlomo Alkabetz

We look forward to seeing you in Tzfat for summer 1565 / 5325!

Getting to Tzfat

From Jerusalemgr3

Shmeul’s Donkey’s leaves from the Damascus Gate and has been operating since Temple Times. Let him know you’re coming to Ari’s program in Tzfat for a discount.

We advise against travelling with Avraham’s Asses, although it’s slightly cheaper they tend to collapse around Shechem.
From rest of the world
From Constantinople take the overnight ship for Akko which leaves half an hour after sunset daily (except Shabbat) arriving in Akko the next morning. Kosher food is available.
From Akko there is a regular Caravan service to Tzfat.