Birthright Israel LA Way

Birthright Israel the LA Way is a free 10-day trip to Israel for Jewish young adults ages 18-26, offering an experience in which you’ll discover Israel’s rich history and culture while exploring your own Jewish identity. Explore with other Angelinos the modern city of Tel Aviv, climb Masada, float in the Dead Sea, and discover old and new Jerusalem with your Israeli peers for 10 full days when you go to Israel the LA Way! All our trips are designed for young adults living in Los Angeles year-round.



Pre-register now for Winter 2017-2018

Explore the various trip options for your upcoming Birthright Israel L.A. Way trip!
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Amazing Israel

LA Way Urban Experience (22-26)
If bright lights and city buzz is your thing, LA Way Urban TLV is for you. Explore the Urban spaces of Israel streets and markets through culinary visits, graffiti tours, and more.

LA Way Entertainment Professionals (22-29)*
Designed for Angelenos working in various areas of the industry, additional experiences may include discussions with Israeli directors, visits to top production companies, and Q&A/film screenings with local filmmakers.

*An age exemption can be made for participants between 27-29 years old who are currently working in the entertainment industry. In order to get this exemption, applicants should contact us at to receive instructions on how to proceed through the application.

Tlalim|Israel Outdoors

LA Way Young Professionals (22-26) (three departures)
12/21-12/31, 12/28-1/9, 1/7-1/18
Looking to get hands-on with Israel and have an active travel experience? Do it all with Israel Outdoors. You'll be challenged by new ideas, discover extraordinary truths, and return home with a renewed understanding of the world!

Hillel International

LA Way/UCLA Hillel (18-22)
Travel to Israel the LA Way with fellow Hillel students! This trip is for UCLA students and is run in partnership with Hillel at UCLA.

LA Way/Hillel 818 (18-22)
Travel to Israel the LA Way with fellow Hillel students! This trip is for Cal State Northridge, Valley College, Pierce College, and Moorpark College students and is run in partnership with Hillel 818.

Why go on an LA Way community trip? This trip is exclusive for young adults in Los Angeles. It’s an opportunity to travel with peers in Israel for a full 10 days and it includes exclusive tours and the best itineraries and staff in all of Birthright Israel!

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This trip is a gift from Birthright Israel.

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Taglit-Birthright Israel is an innovative partnership between the people of Israel through the Government of Israel, private philanthropists and thousands of donors and Jewish communities around the world (North American Jewish Federations through the Jewish Federations of North America; the Jewish Agency for Israel; and Keren Hayesod).

This trip is a gift from Birthright Israel.