Israel Pilgrimage/Poland Seminar

Explore Jewish life in Poland, followed by four weeks of renewal in Israel. A full week is spent discovering the history and culture of Polish Jewry, including visits to the concentration camps of Sobibor, Majdanek, Auschwitz, Birkenau, and Treblinka. Poland Seminar also includes city tours of Warsaw, Cracow and Lublin.

After you experience Poland, spend four weeks of renewal exploring the length and breadth of Israel as you have a full Israel Pilgrimage experience*.

  • Click here to read more about the day-to-day activities for this group during the Summer of 2014.
  • Click here to download a sample itinerary for USY Israel Pilgrimage/Poland Seminar.
  • Click here to read Frequently Asked Questions about USY Summer Programs.

Ready to make your escape with USY?

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* Europe/Israel groups do not participate in the Gadna field training simulation.