AACI’s Jewish Heritage Tours take you back to a time when Jewish life teemed with study halls, urban commerce, and timeless tradition, a tapestry of culture and passion that is a window into our past, is slowly re-emerging into modern, proud communities. These must-do tours are led by superbly informed guides who expertly convey the rich cultural past with glimpses into the future.
AACI Kosher Portugal – coming Nov 2020
Locations: Alcobaca, Belmonte, Coimbra, Guarda, Lisbon, Obidos, Sintra
Sample itinerary to be confirmed From the Golden Age of Discovery to the Inquisition, Portuguese Jewry went from the heights of wealth and success to the depths of anguish and despair. The history of Portuguese Jewry is like that of many other places, where success and sadness go hand in hand. Walking along Lisbon’s streets,… Read More
AACI Kosher Morocco 2020
15 October 2020 - 27 October 2020
Locations: Afourer, Casablanca, Erfoud, Fes, Ifrane, Marrakech, Meknes, Merzouga dunes, Midelt, Rabat
Experience the exotic and little-known kingdom of Morocco. Populated by the fierce and indigenous Berbers and conquered by the Arabs 1300 years ago, Morocco is the bridge between Europe and Africa, the gate to sub-Saharan Africa, a country with a rich Jewish history where Jews and Muslims have flourished side by side. Travel through time in Morocco’s ancient cities and experience its modern sensibilities and exotic atmosphere. Let the magic mesmerize you!