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NEPTO represents a group of independent non-profit organizations, each working to share the best of Palestine with travelers from around the world.

Our website brings these fantastic events, tours, trails, festivals, markets,
wild life and architectural heritage together into a single place, so that you can find out what’s on in Palestine and make the most of your time here.

Artas Folklore Centre

One of the first cultural centers to be licensed by the Palestinian Authority, the Artas Folklore Center, established in 1993, is at the forefront of innovative projects to preserve the living legacy of one of the oldest, most beautiful and most documented villages in Palestine, located at a crossroads of civilizations and ecosystems.

Artas Folklore Centre
Alternative Tourism Group (ATG)
Alternative Tourism Group (ATG)

ATG offers deep insight into the history, culture, and politics of the Holy Land. Our journeys create economic opportunities for local communities, promote cultural exchange between peoples, educate travelers about politics and history, and contribute towards a just peace in the area.

Committee for the promotion of Tourism in the Governorate of Jericho (CPTJ)

The Jordan River Rift Valley is a region of unique historic and ecological importance, not only for Palestine but for the whole world. We work to promote tourism that improves the living conditions of local people, protects the heritage, and maintains the environmental integrity of this special place.

 Committee for the promotion of Tourism in the Governorate of Jericho (CPTJ)
Environmental Education Center (EEC)
Environmental Education Center (EEC)

We work to raise awareness about the value of the natural world and to safeguard Palestine’s unique and beautiful environment for future generations. Through environmental education, scientific research, and community empowerment, we’re helping to create a more positive relationship between people and the environment.

HANTHALAH CULTURAL CENTRE (HCC)

Founded in 1999 by youth leaders in the village of Saffa, Handala Cultural Centre is a non-profit and voluntary initiative. The purpose of the centre is to develop and enhance civic consciousness in rural communities through the practice of cultural and artistic programs and activities.

HANTHALAH CULTURAL CENTRE (HCC)
Hebron Rehabilitation Committee (HRC)
Hebron Rehabilitation Committee (HRC)

We work in the heart of Hebron to preserve the city’s character as a historic Arab Palestinian town, to safeguard its architectural heritage, and to support local families facing a difficult economic and political situation. Our field-talks, lectures, and exhibitions offer visitors insight into the culture of old Hebron and the challenges faced by its inhabitants today.

Hebron-France Association for Cultural Exchange (AECHF)

AECHF works in Hebron to encourage cultural exchange, to promote the French language and culture, to raise awareness of the situation in Hebron, and to support local families. We offer alternative tours of the city and vicinity in French & English, and can also arrange home stays with local families.

 Hebron-France Association for Cultural Exchange (AECHF)
 Holy Land Trust (HLT)
Holy Land Trust (HLT)

Through a commitment to the principles of nonviolence, the Holy Land Trust empowers the Palestinian community to resist all forms of oppression and to build a future based on understanding, respect, justice, and peaceful coexistence by developing spiritual, pragmatic and strategic approaches.

Jerusalem Tourism Cluster (JTC)

We work to support the people, culture, and economy of Jerusalem’s Palestinian community by enhancing the experience and cultural exchange of visitors to our city.

 Jerusalem Tourism Cluster (JTC)
 Joint Advocacy Initiative (JAI)
Joint Advocacy Initiative (JAI)

The JAI mobilizes international support for the cause of peace with justice in Palestine. As part of our work, we lead youth exchanges, witnessing journeys, olive harvesting tours and other forms of alternative travel for guests from around the world.

Palestinian Association for Cultural Exchange (PACE)

PACE works to protect and promote Palestine’s cultural heritage through education, preservation, research, and exchange programs.

Palestinian Association for Cultural Exchange (PACE)
Palestine Fair Trade Association (PFTA)
Palestine Fair Trade Association (PFTA)

The Palestine Fair Trade Association (PFTA) is the largest fair trade producers' union in Palestine, with over 1700 small Palestinian farmers joined in fair trade collectives and cooperatives across the country.

Palestine Wildlife Society (PWLS)

The Palestine Wildlife Society works to conserve and enhance Palestine’s biodiversity and wildlife. We do this through research, environmental education programs, and eco-tourism.

Palestine Wildlife Society (PWLS)
Riwaq – Centre for Architectural Conservation (Riwaq)
Riwaq – Centre for Architectural Conservation (Riwaq)

Riwaq’s mission is the protection and regeneration of Palestinian cultural & architectural heritage. Our dream is to bring life back to the 50 most significant historic centers in Palestine. We’ve already created a trail connecting 10 historic villages in the Ramallah highlands, and we welcome you to explore these fascinating, valuable places.

Rozana Association (Rozana)

The Rozana Association is a rural tourism development pioneering initiative that works from the historic center of Birzeit. We design, delineate and lead Sufi cultural trails introducing Sufi Maqams, Byzantine churches, Roman garrisons and pre historic caves to discerning visitors in an attempt to enrich their experiences and interactions with the local community and the environment.

 Rozana Association (Rozana)
 Sabastiya Cultural Youth Center (SCYC)
Sabastiya Cultural Youth Center (SCYC)

The Sabastiya Cultural Youth Center is a Cultural Center that promotes preserves and creates awareness about the local cultural heritage in the area of Sabastiya.

Siraj Center for Holy Land Studies (Siraj)

We create links between the Palestinian people and friends from around the globe through educational tourism, interfaith and ecumenical dialogue, culture and youth exchange programs. Our programs enable visitors to get to know the real people of this countryand their cultural and history, often through family accommodation.

 Siraj Center for Holy Land Studies (Siraj)
Sunbula
Sunbula

Sunbula is a Fair Trade organization that supports the economic self-help efforts of the marginalized and protects the artistic heritage of Palestine through the promotion of traditional handicrafts. More than 2000 women, refugees, people with disabilities, and small-scale farmers earn vital income through Sunbula.