Project of the Month

These programs allow talented underprivileged teenagers to fulfill their potential by providing them with a challenging program of enrichment and leadership training at the Ruppin Institute of Marine Science. Talented 7th graders from all backgrounds of Israeli society in the lower socio-economic levels are chosen - programs run for 2 years.


Travel Activities


•    ESRA has periodic trips to places of interest throughout Israel with experienced English speaking guides. Travel is by bus, picking up usually in Tel Aviv and Raanana, and others points by arrangement.
•     Occasional 3-4 night holidays with a bus staying in a hotel with trips to local attractions.
•     Collective visits to museums or other places of interest - travel by private transport (with car pooling).
•     For information about our Hiking Club click here
Watch the space below for details.


  • Pastoral Hotel on Kibbutz Kfar Blum in the heart of the Hula Valley

    Pick up Points: To be advised

  • Pick up points:
    06:15  Raanana: Hasharon Street - outside the Merkaz Klitah
    06:35  Beit Yehoshua – railway station

    For other pick up points on the road North please call Lawrence 054-773 4394‎


  • Pick Up:
    Netanya:        07:45  - Yona Building, 1 Baruch Ram Street (venue of ESRA lectures)
    Ir Yamim:       08:00  -  Matnas, Benny Berman St (next to rear entrance to Shopping Mall)
    Bitan Aharon: 08:15  - Car Park

  • Netanya
    Front entrance to the Heichal HaTarbut (Cultural Centre)
    Raziel Street


  • Meeting point: 07:45 at the car park on the tayelet in Nahariya.
    Appx return 18:00

  • BUS LEAVES:   ‎
    ‎07:20  Beit Yehoshua Train Station
    ‎07:50  Ra'anana: opposite Ahuzat Bayit on Derech Ha'park   ‎
    08:40  Tel Aviv: Arlosoroff Train Station– just before the main Station entrance ‎

  • Pick Up:
    07:15 Tel Aviv - Arlosoroff Train Station just before the main entrance to the station
    ‎07:45 Ra'anana: opposite Ahuzat Bayit on Derech Ha'park ‎
    ‎08:20 Netanya – (under the bridge on Route 2) ‎
    ‎09:00 Yokneam G center

  • Pick up points to be determined