The Shabbat refers to the Jewish day of rest, recognized each week from just before Friday’s sunset to Saturday evening. During this time, worshippers reflect on those six days where God created both heaven & earth. The Shabbat is a time of celebration & prayer. On Friday evening, candles are lit, & many gather on the Western Wall to welcome the Shabbat. Part of your tour experience will be learning more about the Western Wall, also known as the Wailing Wall, an icon of the Jewish faith. This ancient wall runs along the western side of the Temple Mount & has long been site for prayer for the Jewish faith. Afterwards, you will head to the home of the local Jersualemite, where you will celebrate the Jewish culture through food. Feast on cuisines made from a variety of traditions & communities.