Krav Maga Orign Israel Tour
MagaGYM announces to hold a Tour to Israel, named “Krav Maga ORIGIN Israel Tour” from September 14th to September 21st, 2019.
In this tour, we have two objectives.
(1) Learn REAL Krav Maga at its ORIGINAL place from Israeli Defense Force former Krav Maga instructor
**Krav Maga training at the top of Mt.Masada
（2）Visit historical places in Israel and feel the culture of Krav Maga country
**Wailing Wall in Jerusalem, sacred place to the Jewish people
**Training at the beach located next to IDF Base. We will use the same place as IDF soldiers do.
This tour is created by a suggestion of Julian Littleton, a former soldier of IDF. Yes, you might already know him as a prestigious Krav Maga instructor at MagaGYM!!
The person, who has set up this tour, and will teach all of training, is Kfir Cohen, who was a former IDF Krav Maga and shooting instructor for Julian!!
Kfir is, needless to say, the REAL Krav Maga instructor. He has taught thousands of soldiers at IDF. Julian had spent the “hardest” days with him when he served as a IDF personnel!!
-Shooting instructor of the Israeli Ministry of the Interior
-Krav Maga instructor certified by the Israeli Ministry of Education
-Krav Maga instructor -physical Training and Sports Officer- certified by IDF
Followings are tour schedule. See them in details and imagine how GREAT the tour will be!!
September 14, Saturday
Meet up at Narita International Airport in the afternoon
Depart for Israel with the flight, departing in the evening.
**planed to fly with Cathay Pacific, transit in Hong Kong.
**Flight might possibly be changed.
September 15, Sunday
Arrive in Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport
–>1.5 hours drive
12:00 Arrive in Jerusalem(*1), Lunch and Sightseeing many historical places
(*1)Jerusalem is well known as the most sacred place in the world, holy to Jews, Muslims and Christians.
–Wailing Wall (Sacred to Jews)
–Church of the Holy Sepulchre (identified as the place both of the crucifixion and the tomb of Jesus of Nazareth.)
–Via Dolorosa（believed to be the path that Jesus walked on the way to his crucifixion.）
15:00 Depart for Dead Sea (**2)
(**2)418 meters below sea level, the lowest point on earth. Because of saltiest bodies of water at about 35% salinity, human body floats easily.
17:00 Floating in the Dead Sea
19:00 Arrive at Hotel, Dinner and rest for early morning next day.
September 16th, Monday
(Wake up in the early morning)
5:00-9:00 Krav Maga Training #1
Climbing to the top of Mt. Masada (**3), see sun rise and train there
(**3)World Heritage, Masada Fortress. It is a symbol of the ancient kingdom of Israel. Majestic beauty, in the Judaean Desert overlooking the Dead Sea.
10:00 Back to the hotel and prepare for departure
11:30 Move to Eilat (**4)
–>2 hours drive
13:30 Arrive in Eilat and lunch
15:00-17:00 Krav Maga Training #2 @TOP 94 (**5)
(**5)Training and shooting facility located in Eilat
Walking around Eilat city and beach
September 17th, Tuesday
8:30-10:00 Krav Maga Training #3 @TOP 94
11:00-13:00 Shooting Training @TOP 94
**Shooting with live 0.22 bullets.
Available weapons: Submachine gun, Uzi, Ruger ‘MP-5’ M-16. See TOP 94 website in details.
14:00-16:00 Krav Maga Training #4 or Paint Ball or Shooting Training
**We will chose what to do by the voice of participants. Schedule can be flexible!
See the aggressive demonstration of shooting by the instructor, Kfir !!
Paintball is a competitive team shooting sport. You will have a lots of fun!!
Free time at the hotel
20:00 Dinner in the town of Eilat, walking around and shopping
September 18th, Wednesday
8:00-10:00 Krav Maga Training #5 @TOP 94
11:00 Move to Haifa (**6)
(**6)Israel’s third largest city located in the north, facing the Mediterranean Sea
–>Drive 6.5 hours
dropping by some sightseeing spots including Tank Museum at Latrun
19:00 Arrive in Haifa, Dinner at the hotel
September 19th, Thursday
9:00 Depart for Yad Vashem, Holocaust Museum
12:00 Visit Holocaust Museum
13:00 Lunch、Move to Wingate University (**8)
(**8) Israel’s National Center for Physical Education and Sport, located next to the IDF base. It serves as the host facility for a military training base. It provides national certification of Krav Maga instructor.
15:00-18:00 Walking around Wingate University and IDF base
Krav Maga Training # 6 at Beach aside Wingate University
19:00 Arrive at a hotel in Tel Aviv and dinner
September 20th, Friday
6:00-8:00 Krav Maga Training #7 at beach
9:00 Discussion for concluding the tour
11:30 Arrive at Ben Gurion International Airport and depart for Japan
September 21st, Saturday
Arrive at Narita International Airport
**Please be understood that the tour schedule might possibly be changed.
**See the location map for each date.
You can train Krav Maga from the former IDF instructor, and feel the historical culture in Israel from north to south.
We can say this is the best opportunity to experience the ORIGIN of KRAV MAGA, and DON’T MISS iT !!
September 14th – September 21st, 2019
You can apply
From June 15th to July 10th, 2019
Capacity of the tour
（minimum number of participants：6 persons）
Price total: 480,000 yen (including tax)
–Lodging, transportation, Food & drink, Training in Israel(*): 350,000 yen
(*)Fee for transportation in the country, lodging, food & drinks (alcohol excluded), sightseeing, Krav Maga training, shooting and facility use are included.
(**)If you sign up with your friend at the same time, we will discount 30,000 yen for each. Sign up with your MagaGYM friend or family and save total 60,000 yen!!
(***)Total amount above is based on “twin room use” at hotels. ( 2 persons stay in the same room with 2 beds.) If you prefer single room use, total amount will be added 9,000 yen per day. So total 45,000 yen for 5 nights.
MagaGYM staffs to accompany
Takeshi Nishio (Chief instructor)
Atsuhiro Kumagai (Owner of MagaGYM)
-All MagaGYM students or their friend or family(**), regardless of level or experience, who are interested in this tour, are welcomed to sign up.
Don’t worry about the intensity or the level of the training. The instructor will adjust for each level.
**we will provide some basic Krav Maga training for non MagaGYM students for the preparation of the tour in advance with very reasonable price.
-Holding a passport valid until March 15, 2020
-Please make sure you might possibly be denied by Israeli immigration if your passport has a travel history to Arabian country.
How to apply
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
-Subject: Application for Israel Tour
-Text: Your Name (First Last), Date of birth, Phone number
MagaGYM will reply to let you know the procedure to complete the application.
How to pay
[Payment 1] Total 180,000 yen
-Application Fee 50,000 yen
-Airfare 130,000 yen
You are required to pay this amount by July 11th, Thursday by cash or wire transfer.
[Payment 2] Total 300,000 yen
-Rest of the tour fee
You are required to pay this amount by August 8th, Thursday by cash or wire transfer.
If you cancel the tour after July 11th, you are required to pay 56,000 yen to cancel the flight ticket.
[Application fee] 50,000 yen
Non refundable (excluding when the tour itself is suspended.)
[Rest of the amount] 300,000 yen
Before Aug 30: No cancellation fee
Sep 1-10：You are required to pay 20％ of the amount （60,000 yen）
Sep 11-13：You are required to pay 50％ of the amount (150,000 yen)
Sep 14-: You are required to pay 100％ of the amount (300,000 yen)
If you have any question , please feel free to contact us!!
If you have something you want to do in Israel, we are happy to modify the tour schedule !!
This might possibly be the last opportunity for you to visit the Krav Maga ORIGIN country, Israel.
Don’t miss it and we look forward to visiting Israel with you in September !!