Stanford iTrek 2017


Participants: 145

Occurrence: November 2017

Duration: 9 Nights

Location: 3 nights Jerusalem, 1 night Golan Heights, 1 night Dead Sea, 3 nights Tel Aviv-Jaffa


Stanford Graduate School of Business students chose to come to Israel to experience the entrepreneurial spirit native to Israel.


The group was in Israel for 9 nights and had a packed itinerary:

  • Meeting with Meir Brand, VP of Google

  • Private meeting with Nir Barkat, the mayor of Jerusalem

  • Tour of the Old City of Jerusalem

  • Meeting with Yair Lapid, former Minister of Finance and head of the Yesh Atid party

  • Learn about Druze culture, including home hospitality

  • Private briefing with Col. (Ret.) Gilad Eisen at a Syrian overlook

  • Visit to Ramat David – one of the largest air force army base in the North to meet with soldiers and see aircrafts

  • Desert rave party

  • Special mud party & massage treatments at the Dead Sea – the lowest spot on earth

  • Ascend the ancient desert fortress of Masada via cable car

  • Visit to i24 News Station


240 hours of memorable experiences!