FZY Israel Tour Kit List

Kit List:

Girls

  • Trainers
  • Strong sandals
  • Trousers (jeans)
  • Responsible-length shorts e.g. no hot pants (3 pairs)
  • Skirts (1-2; at least one must cover the knees)
  • Short-sleeved shirts
  • Long-sleeved top/shirt (1)
  • Smart clothes for Shabbat (knee-length skirt or smart trousers – not jeans/leggings)
  • T-shirts (10 with short sleeves – vest tops will only be allowed in the evenings)
  • Jumper/sweatshirt (1)
  • Swimming costumes (1-2)
  • Big towel (1)
  • Small towel (1)
  • Pyjamas
  • Lightweight ankle cotton socks (6 pairs)
  • Several changes of underwear (7)
  • Tampons/sanitary towels
  • Tallit/Siddur/Chumash/Tefillin/Tzitzit (Optional)
  • Casual shoes (1 pair)

Boys

  • Trainers
  • Strong sandals
  • Trousers (jeans)
  • Responsible-length shorts (3 pairs)
  • Short-sleeved shirts
  • Long-sleeved shirt (1)
  • Smart trousers for Shabbat (2 pairs) and smart shirt for Shabbat – no jeans on Shabbat
  • Kippa
  • T-shirts (10 with short sleeves – vest tops will only be allowed in the evenings)
  • Jumper/sweat shirt (1)
  • Swimming trunks (1-2 pairs)
  • Big towel (1)
  • Small towel (1)
  • Pyjamas
  • Lightweight ankle cotton socks (6 pairs)
  • Several changes of underwear (7)
  • Shaving equipment
  • Tallit/Siddur/Chumash/Tefillin/Tzitzit (Optional)
  • Casual shoes (1 pair)

*Please be aware that if participants come on Tour without appropriate clothing they will be expected to purchase appropriate clothing in Israel at their own expense.

Essential Items for All Participants

  • Small/Compact Sleeping Bag
  • Hat
  • Water Bottle –can be easily carried and will keep water reasonably cool*
  • Hiking/Desert Boots/strong sturdy shoes for walking with ankle support, and which will dry quickly after water hikes* (Converse boots are not acceptable) -  An additional pair of water shoes is recommended but not essential for the core programme. 
  • Torch
  • Sunglasses
  • Small rucksack
  • Net laundry bag
  • Soap
  • Toothbrush and paste
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo and Shower Gel
  • Sun tan lotion – lots of it (waterproof and high factor)
  • After-sun/Moisturiser
  • Calamine lotion
  • Insect repellent and bite cream
  • Lip salve/Vaseline
  • Quickies/Wet Ones
  • Savlon (antiseptic cream or lotion)
  • Spare glasses or lenses and a prescription (if required)

Items that may be useful… 

  • Money Belt
  • Musical Instrument
  • Travel wash for clothes
  • Reading Material
  • Sewing Kit