Summer Retreat in the Austrian Alps
Dates: From Thursday, June 21st until Sunday, 24th of June 2018.
Who: Exclusive group of Young Jewish Professionals, ages 20-40.
Young couples that are interested to join should contact us directly via e-mail to
Where: Spa & Resort Hotel Alpen Karawanserai, Hinterglemm, Austria (Austrian Alps)
What: BAYIT in partnership with The Centre for Jewish Life (CJL) from London will be holding an amazing 4 day (3 nights) adventures retreat that will be fun and inspiring!
The weekend will include a Seminar with stimulating speakers and workshops, a warm and lively Shabbat experience, Hikes and adventures.
All basic services at the hotel are included. Full Kosher board, Swimming pools, Spa facilities, Sauna and more.
It is summertime, and everyone looks for a vacation getaway. What is a perfect getaway for you? With old good friends or with new ones? In a new, unforgettable place or within your comfort zone? A world-known alpine summer resort or just a regular place to relax? Our Summer Retreat gives answers to all those questions! We offer a summer program in the amazing and picturesque Hinterglemm, in the Kitzbühel Alps. This is the ultimate choice for you to rejuvenate and be infused with new energies.
The highlight of the weekend will be the hiking trips and the amazing workshops by our experienced team and coaches. The crown of this weekend will of course be the Shabbat experience in the gorgeous Spa Hotel with the amazing dining expertise.
The full program will be published here in the coming days.
The Kitzbühel Alps are in the on the border of the Austrian Alps and Salzburgerland.
Check-in starts Thursday, 14:00. If you arrive earlier, you can leave the luggage at the hotel and enjoy the scene outside.
The program is exclusive and limited for Young Jewish Professionals of the age 20-40. Not every registrant is being accepted to the program. The team decides according to different factors; who suits and who will benefit the most from the program are the ones who get accepted.
There is no obligation for the participants to attend any of our activities or lectures.
Shuttles from Vienna & Munich Airports:
Munich Airport > Hotel: Thursday, 13:30; 18:00; Friday, 10:30
Vienna Airport > Hotel: Thursday, 15:30; Friday, 11:00
Hotel > Munich Airport: Sunday, 10:00 (Arrive in the airport 13:00); 15:30 (Arrive at the airport 18:30)
Hotel > Vienna Airport: Sun., 10:00 (Arrive in the airport 14:30); 15:30 (Arrive at the airport 20:00)
In order to use these shuttles you must register and send to us via Registration Form the full details of your arrival before 11th of June, 13:00.
By Train and Bus
You can arrive by train/bus from all over Europe. (Train to Zell am See/bus to Salzburg + train to Zell am See > Bus to the hotel in Saalbach-Hinterglemm).
Here you can find information about the trains and prices: www.oebb.at/en
You can also arrive by flight to those cities: Innsbruck, Salzburg, Munich (Germany) or Vienna and then take the train to Zell am See > Bus to Saalbach-Hinterglemm> Bus station Hinterglemm Ellmauweg.
Best flight prices you can find here: SkyScanner.net
Distance from those main cities:
Innsbruck - 155 km, 2 hours 9 minutes by car.
Salzburg - 97 km, 1 hour 30 minutes by car.
Munich - 180 km, 2 hours 20 minutes by car.
Vienna - 387 km, 4 hours 8 minutes by car.
The prices are sponsored by our generous donors and thanks to them we provide participation possible for more candidates.
The Registration Fee Includes:
2/3/4 Nights in the 4-star Alpen-Karawanserai Spa und Wellness Hotel and meals.
Full use of the open free spa facilities of the hotel.
Participation in the workshops, lectures and shows of our program.
Guided hikes on the mountains of Saalbach-Hinterglemm, and Cards for using the gondolas on the mountains.
Additional costs: we will provide alternative sport activities for Sunday morning for extra charge.
All rights are reserved by the Program Directors to make faculty substitutions and / or to modify the program as needed.
We recommend you to purchase Travel insurance that will cover any medical unexpected costs and other accidents. BAYIT does not insure the seminar besides the regular hotel insurance. Please consult your own insurance agent or ask us by email for our Insurance agent to give you a quote.
Up to 30 days prior to the event (May 21, 2018) - full refund minus 35 Euro processing fee and transaction fees if applicable. From 30 days or less to the event - no refund will be granted unless we will be overbooked at the event.
Early Bird fees are available only up to May 13.
Registration will close on June 6. After that date, registration will be available with the Real cost and based on availability.