Amazing Israel is the provider of choice for people who want to experience the essence of Israel in an open-minded, pluralistic environment. Join us on a 7 or 10-day journey into sight and sound and see Israel come to life! Foster meaningful connections in a diverse yet inclusive setting. Connect with incredible people from near and far, all of whom are committed to learning about each other’s experiences and perspectives.


History to hummus, Amazing Israel has got you covered! Take in Israel’s charm and beauty: the flavors, colors and atmosphere of the Mahane Yehuda Market, the illustrious history reflected in Jerusalem’s Old City, the Western Wall, a place of pilgrimage and prayer. Experience all that Israel has to offer: the Tel-Aviv nightlife, old-world markets, amazing food and beautiful beaches.


Cultivate lasting friendships with American and Israeli participants. See Israel through the eyes of a local. Make lifelong memories.


Embark upon a life-changing excursion. Trek through history. C’mon! You have heard about it. You have thought about it. Yalla! What are you waiting for? Climb Masada. Hear stories of heroism. Float in the Dead Sea with friends. Extensively explore ancient and holy cities. Be amazing, be yourself. Discover your Amazing Israel today!

Our Vision

Amazing Israel is dedicated to providing an engaging, fun and safe environment for Birthright Israel eligible participants to explore their Jewish identity through an action-packed, free 10 or 7-day journey. From famous sites to bustling cities and scenic hikes, Amazing Israel is committed to giving you a holistic Israeli experience. Native Israelis will join your group to share their knowledge and life experiences of living in Israel. We will bring you face-to-face with contemporary Israeli society and culture, and you will return home with a deeper understanding of the history and current political climate in Israel.

Amazing Israel is a non-denominational organization. We are passionate about upholding a nonjudgmental and pluralistic environment. Our staff and participants come from a variety of backgrounds and we strive to create a space that is comfortable, open and welcoming to all.

About Routes Travel

Routes Travel was established in 2001 by Edna and Ely Berzan as a boutique Israeli tour operator with the express purpose of delivering high quality Israel travel experiences to organizations, communities and families from around the world.

Based in Jerusalem, we specialize in planning and operating personalized Israel tours, ranging from private family programs, iTreks for Universities, Bar / Bat Mitzvah tours and community missions, to VIP conferences, Jewish heritage tours in Central Europe and Birthright Israel trips in the US and France. Our highly experienced team has provided outstanding Israel experience services for over a hundred thousand individuals from across North America and around the world.