Discover more this summer!
Register to join the eleventh season of Tel Azekah, July 16-August 11, 2023!
Team members are welcome to choose when they would like to join us. Due to the nature of the excavation, the minimum period of stay is two weeks. You can elect to participate for all four weeks of the season, or you may select individual weeks in which to participate
Excavating at Azekah costs 3,080 NIS per week, which includes your excavation accommodation, meals, transportation to and from the site, guest lectures, classes, tours and more! This fee does not cover accommodation or food over the weekend (Friday afternoon to Sunday afternoon), or flights to Israel. We also highly recommend that you personally acquire travel insurance to ensure you are covered for all possible costs.
Price Per Week
|1 Week||3,080 NIS (~875 USD)|
|2 Weeks||6,050 NIS (~1700 USD)|
|3 Weeks||8,800 NIS (~2500 USD)|
|4 Weeks||11,660 NIS (~3300 USD)|
Those who have already excavated at Azekah before, or who are students of a partner university, may be eligible for a discount. Contact our administrators to learn more.
After submitting your application, we will be in touch with additional information regarding payment, your arrival in Israel and life at Azekah! Application forms should be submitted no later than June 1, 2023, in order to guarantee your place on the excavation. Feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions
Our Cancellation Policy
We completely understand that life can change suddenly and force people to cancel their excavation reservation. As a result, there are two different times in the year that volunteers can cancel.
Cancellation before June 30: A full refund, minus a $50 USD registration and banking fee.
Cancellation after June 30: A full refund, minus a $200 cancellation fee for each week, and a $50 USD registration and banking fee.
Cancellation during the season, or without announcement, will receive no refund.
2023 Excavation Application
After registering, this page will show a copy of the registration details sent to the Azekah team. Please save your registration information for your records. You should expect to receive an email from an Azekah administrator within a week.
If you do not receive a detailed confirmation from us within 7 business days, please contact us directly at email@example.com with a copy of your registration form
1. Personal Details
Please complete the form in English