Although it’s possible to arrange to use your cellphone or Blackberry here in Israel. Often, it is expensive for you and other people in Israel (such as group members or trip leaders) may not be able to call you from their phones.
We recommend renting a cellphone in Israel. The cost can be minimal, and it can be very helpful if you momentarily lose sight of the group or have a question during your free time. You can also arrange a plan to be able to make calls outside of Israel.
Israel Phones will deliver an Israeli cellphone to your home before you leave for the trip. Check out: www.Israelphones.com or call 718-234-4300.