About Routes Travel

Explore Israel and the surrounding region with Routes Travel. We offer more than standard tour packages. Discover hidden gems and unique experiences you wont find anywhere else. See how the Routes Advantage sets us apart.

Specializing In Curating Experiences For You And Your Guests

Welcome to Routes Travel, Israel’s premier boutique tour operator, established in 2001 by Edna and Ely Berzan. As a family-owned business with over 30 years of experience, our team of travel experts helps you visit Israel, the Middle East, and Europe at competitive costs designed to meet your unique travel needs. 

At Routes Travel, we understand that every traveler is different, which is why we offer the option to customize your experience. Our multicultural team will work closely with you to develop an itinerary that suits your preferences and makes your travel unforgettable.

Our Approach

Meet our friendly and highly professional team based in Jerusalem, who will work closely with you to custom-design an outstanding experience based on your preferences and interests. When you choose Routes, you select a well-planned, high-quality, and stress-free travel. We are constantly looking for new restaurants, activities, and locations to guarantee the best cultural experiences. From helping with airport transfers to hotel accommodations to sightseeing, we at Routes Travel are here to exceed your expectations.

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What Set Us Apart

We are committed to putting the needs and satisfaction of our customers first. Our trips have provided outstanding experiences for over a hundred thousand individuals across North America and worldwide. Our travel packages focus on conducting business with transparency and attention to detail, ensuring the best tour safety and security for our clients in everything they do.

The Routes Advantage

Israel Tour Educators

We match our extraordinary tour guides, educators, and speakers to your community group, giving you access to today’s leading and expert speakers on Jewish and Israel-related topics. Whether you've taken a private family program through Bethlehem, joined a Jewish heritage tour in Jerusalem's old city, or enrolled in iTreks for universities, our team of knowledgeable guides ensures a 5 star experience. Whether you are a first-time visitor or a seasoned traveler, our guides are the best way to experience sites in Israel and the surrounding region.

Customize the Best tours to Israel

We design trips by striking a balance between the historical and modern, site-seeing and relaxing, education and entertainment. When you travel with Routes, whether for a day tour or 10 days or more, we will spare no effort in customizing your dream package. Whether you're interested in the Galilee region, a sunrise at Masada National Park, or Tel Aviv, we will customize a guided tour that is unique and truly extraordinary.

Cultural Immersion

Routes Travel owners Ely and Edna Berzan are unmatched in their creative approach and the variety of their personal experiences, which influence every phase of your travel program and result in the best Israel tours available. Their extensive knowledge and expertise will show you Israel's must-see sights and hidden gems, providing valuable insights and perspectives you won't find in any other group travel guidebook. Whether you want to meet with Israeli artists, visit Haifa, experience life on a kibbutz, or take a desert tour by camel, we will help you experience Israel with our unique tours.

Plan Your Next Excursion Today

Travel Israel

When it comes to tourism, we’ve got you covered. Our highly experienced team has provided the best guided tours for the past three decades, offering incomparable value and bringing personalized service at a competitive cost to the doorstep of anyone interested in visiting Israel and the surround region. We want to help you experience the Dead Sea, Explore Tiberias by the Sea of Galilee, visit Tel Avivi, and much more. When planning a private tour of Israel’s main sights or looking for group tours with plenty of time to explore in between, think of Routes Travel, and we will take care of the rest. Book your 2023 – 2024 Israel tour today.