MEDITERRANEAN DISCOVERY

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In November 2023, BBYO launched a new summer registration system that requires families to create a brand-new account, as it is not connected to any of the systems you may have previously used. Please visit bbyo.my.site.com/s/login and click Register Now to start this process. Need help setting up your account? Visit this document for step-by-step instructions.

OVERVIEW

Spend two glorious weeks exploring the history, culture, and cuisine in beautiful Italy. Visit Rome, Venice, and Florence, and embrace your adventurous spirit in the lush Slovenian Alps along the way.

DESTINATION: Italy & Slovenia
TRAVEL DATES

Jun 26 - Jul 10, 2024  Closed

Jul 10 - Jul 24, 2024  Wait-list

current grades CURRENT GRADES: 9-11
DURATION: 15 Days
PROGRAM FEES
LAND COST: $4,800

Airfare cost to and from Europe is not included in the land cost. Flight information will become available in the spring.

WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • Accommodations (hotels)
  • All meals
  • All programming
  • Private transportation
  • Medical insurance
  • Gratuity for program staff
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DETAILS

This region has influenced the world for generations through its captivating architecture, artwork, and fashion. We’ll begin our journey in Rome, retracing the steps of one of the largest empires in history, then cross into Slovenia to take in the fairytale landscape of locations like Bled Island and Ljubljana. Our trip will end with delicious Italian meals during our final few days in Venice. Moments that will make you wish you didn’t have to go home:

  • Grab your friends and pick a pose while taking photos in front of world-renowned landmarks like the Roman Colosseum, Leaning Tower of Pisa, and the Duomo Firenze
  • Make a wish and ring the legendary bell on Bled Island that is said to make your dreams come true
  • Stop to explore the Postojna Caves in the Slovenian Alps and spend the afternoon rafting down the Soča River

Information

Questions about this program? We’re happy to answer them! Contact us. Families that are already registered for this experience should email [email protected] with any questions they have and someone from our customer service team will respond.

HIGHLIGHTS

Navigate the canals and waterways of old Venice by gondola


Explore the treasures of the Vatican and the Jewish Quarter in Rome


Pay homage to the Roman Empire, visiting the ColosseumPantheon, and Forum Romanum


Raft the Soca River, trek in Postojna Cave, and enjoy Slovenia’s glacial Lake Bled


Channel your inner warrior while taking part in a gladiator-for-a-day class


Connect with Italy’s fascinating Jewish history and enduring Jewish communities


PROGRAM REVIEWS

BBYO Menorah White

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