There is nothing like seeing for yourself daily life for Palestinians. There are many opportunities to visit Palestine – below are some we can recommend.
AMOS Trust (UK) – current delegation tours
Eyewitness Palestine (USA) – current delegation tours
Know Thy Heritage (USA) – tailored specifically for Palestinian youth in the Diaspora.
Grassroots Jerusalem (Jerusalem) – Jerusalem Political Tour (3 hours)
Sabeel Ecumenical Liberation Theology Centre (Jerusalem) – Witness Visits
Green Olive Tours (Jerusalem) – offers a variety of day tours, multi-day tours, hiking, cycling etc throughout the occupied Palestinian territories and Israel.
Alternative Tours (Jerusalem) – offers a variety of day tours and transport services once you are in-country.
Jonathan Cook (Nazareth) – Jonathan is a British journalist based in Nazareth who offers half-day or day tours of Nazareth and the surrounding areas. Highly recommended.
Alternative Tourism Group (Bethlehem) – offers a variety of bespoke tours (olive picking, day trips, home stays etc)
Joint Advocacy Initiative of East Jerusalem YMCA – Journey for Justice program
To Be There (Bethlehem) – offers a variety of tour opportunities
Breaking The Silence (Israel) – day tours led by ex-Israeli soldiers offer a unique perspective on the Israeli occupation of the Palestinian territories. There are 2-3 tours per month offered in English and they book out fast, so be sure to book early.
Machsom Watch (“Checkpoint” Watch, Israel) – an Israeli women’s organisation who offer day trips to the West Bank – see here for upcoming trips >