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day tours in Israel

Israel’s Favorite Hot S...

Israel’s Favorite Hot Springs

 From Hamat Gader to Hamei Tverya and the Dead Sea, Israel’s hot springs are fun for the whole family and make for a great addition to any private tours in Israel. This blog will entice you to extend your day trips to the Sea of Galilee and the Dead Sea to visit the local hot

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Sustainability in Israel

Sustainability in Israel

When on your Bar/Bat Mitzvah tour Israel, one of the most interesting things you can do is to notice Israelis’ integration of sustainability principles into their everyday lifestyle. From solar water heating to mass-scale greywater recycling, once you key into Israel’s sustainable lifestyle, you’ll never see the world the same way again! Resource Conservation as

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Israel’s Best Water Hikes

Israel’s Best Water Hikes

Israel’s beautiful and diverse water sites are great for the whole family and are a unique addition to your private tour in Israel. Whether you prefer convenient and easy pools that can be reached by even the tiniest kids, mid-level hikes through streams and waterfalls, or a full-day trek where you’ll wade and float through

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Transportation in Israel

Transportation in Israel

Whether you are on a business trip or a family trip in Israel, you need to know how to get from place to place.  Here at Dekel Tours, we are happy to give you advice as to the best way to get from one point to another, or we can hire a service to transfer

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Channukah in Israel

Channukah in Israel

Channukah in Israel is a very special time.  From the moment Sukkot ends, the country already starts preparing.  If you are here for your family trip to Israel during this time, make sure to get into the spirit. From grocery stores to malls, you notice different channukah things all over.  In preparation for the holiday,

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Reliving the Lives of our Anc...

Reliving the Lives of our Ancestors

Israel is known for its rich history, both Biblically and from archaeology.  Whether you are coming for a family trip in Israel or to celebrate a special occasion, make sure to explore the many historical sites. Some people may shy away from the history when traveling with children, but there are many places that make

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Great Kosher Restaurants for ...

Great Kosher Restaurants for Celebratory Meals – Jerusalem and Tel Aviv

Israel is full of delicious cuisine of all types. During your family trip in Israel, if you are looking for a celebratory meal, or a restaurant that is fitting for events, there are options throughout the country. Here are just a few of the many recommendations we have: Jerusalem Darna Located in an old building

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High Holidays in Israel

High Holidays in Israel

High holidays, being a special time for Jews worldwide, are particularly special in Israel, the Jewish state. Though there are celebrations all over the world, it is extra powerful when most of the country is celebrating with you. Though a typical private tour in Israel is actually more difficult during the high holidays, if you

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Family Vacation Spots in Israel

Family Vacation Spots in Israel

Many people say “I need a vacation to recover from my vacation”! As much as people love to travel, they want to fit everything in, which means though they have a great time, vacation is often very tiring. When you are in a place for only a short time, you go go go and end

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Kibbutzim to Visit in Israel

Kibbutzim to Visit in Israel

Kibbutzim were a central part of the development of Israel. Communities built on sharing, kibbutzim were, and some still are, based on everyone pitching in. In the original days of kibbutzim, there were children’s houses where all of the children were raised together, and communal dining halls. Cooking, cleaning, laundry, and all farm work was

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