A Jewish Journey Home
Once home to Germany’s largest Jewish community, comprising one-third of all German Jews in the 1920s, Berlin today again embraces its Jewish heart and soul. Come celebrate yours!
Lufthansa Airlines will fly you and your companion to Germany’s capital, where you will spend Six Days and Five Nights at the Hotel Crowne Plaza, a luxury hotel located in the city’s bustling center, approximately 2.5 miles from Berlin’s Old Jewish Quarter. Your visit will feature A Private Tour of the World Famous Jewish Museum Berlin, arranged by museum director W. Michael Blumenthal. Plus A Guided Three-hour Walking Tour of the Quarter with Milk and Honey Tours.
Explore all of Berlin with your Two 5-Day Berlin WelcomeCards, making travel on public transit free throughout the city during your stay. The WelcomeCard has over 200 sales partners offering deep discounts of at least 25% and up to 50%, along with an extensive travel guide filled with tour suggestions and helpful insider tips. Additionally, you will enjoy Two Vouchers for Berlin’s Hop-on, Hop-off tour, which takes you past Berlin’s major sights and attractions at your own pace.
Find your heritage amidst a vibrant, growing Jewish community on the tour of Berlin’s Old Jewish Quarter. Entering the historic area, you’ll follow the trail of the 18th-century “German Socrates,” Moses Mendelssohn. You’ll see the site of Berlin’s first synagogue and the city’s Memorial to the Women’s Protest on Rose St. Other highlights include the Old Jewish Cemetery, the Jewish High School, and the plaque in memory of the world’s first female rabbi, Regina Jonas. You will visit the city’s rebuilt 19th century New Synagogue, with its magnificent golden dome, which is now a museum of Berlin’s Jewish life that includes archives, a community center and a chapel for services.
For your comfort and convenience, this package includes:
Air travel with Lufthansa.
One of the world’s premiere airlines, Lufthansa offers online or mobile phone check-in up to 23 hours before departure, ergonomic seats, on-demand film and audio programs, specials meals if requested, and the first airline broadband internet on transatlantic flights, which can be accessed anywhere on the plane with any Wi-Fi-enabled device.
Lodging at the Hotel Crowne Plaza Berlin, in Berlin’s City Centre.
The hotel is close to the storied Ku’damm shopping mile with its famous KaDeWe department store. lt is also close to the Zoo. This First Class Superior hotel features comfortable rooms, each with fully digital television that offers 60 programs in 12 languages, including the Hebrew station ITV. Enjoy the indoor pool, sauna and air-conditioned fitness section.