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Tour Guide Aaron - Day Tours

11 Rabbi Akiiva St | Beitar Illit, Jerusalem 90500, Israel
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A great informative day

This was a day long tour in the southern Judean hills, just edging the Negev desert. Aaron is a... read more

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Reviewed 15 May 2018
irenerabinowitz
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Jerusalem, Israel
Cherry picking Yatir region

Wonderful !!!Aaron's knowledge and passion for his job made that trip unforgettable. Big... read more

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Reviewed 15 May 2018
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I'm Aaron Shaffier, I am a tour guide licensed by the Israel Ministry of Tourism. I'm a native English speaker. I specialize in tours based on the Bible and Jewish history. I love to work with groups and families of all ages and backgrounds!
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11 Rabbi Akiiva St | Beitar Illit, Jerusalem 90500, Israel
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

This was a day long tour in the southern Judean hills, just edging the Negev desert. Aaron is a great guide with the ability to share information about the sites in a manner accessible to those who might be unfamiliar with the history, without being...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Wonderful !!!Aaron's knowledge and passion for his job made that trip unforgettable. Big success.Wishing to join already for the next thrill.

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

We spent a happy, informative and utterly enjoyable day with Aaron. His descriptions of the topography of the area, the Biblical and historical significance of what we were seeing and his infectious love of this part of our country meant that our trip was very...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Excellent tour of little-seen highlights in Israel's Judean Desert. We visited the ancient synagogue in Susiya, Kedem Herbs, a hidden gem of a restaurant, and finished the day cherry picking. Aaron is knowledgeable, thoughtful and manages the logistics of complex tours well.

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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have had the privilege of joining Tour Guide Aaron on a number of trips now. Put simply, Aaron is one of the best tour guides in Israel. His knowledge of both biblical and state history are superb. Moreover, he is as...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

A day trip to the ancient site of Susiya, a lovely lunch, informative stop at herbs of Kedem, and concluding with picking delicious cherries was thoroughly enjoyable. Our tour guide, Aaron was knowledgeable, guiding us through the sites and connecting us to Torah while driving...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

My wife and I did Aaron's Samaritan Passover tour and it was a truly once-in-a-lifetime experience. Aaron was instructive, insightful and interesting as he presented the historical and spiritual context of the ritual, the relationships with Jews (from ancient days to today) and Palestinians, as...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We both had a great time and learned a lot about ancient Israel that we never knew. We would definitely go on another trip with Aaron

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Aaron is very professional, friendly, knowledgeable. He plans many details of the tour way in advance and is very organized. Highly recommended

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

I've always wanted to see the Samaritan Passover Sacrificial Ceremony on top of Har Grizim. When I saw that tour guide Aaron Shaffier was advertising that he could make this possible for me this year via an organized guided tour with him, in English no...More

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Response from shoshiw | Reviewed this property |
If you tell me the hotel, I can give you the distance, but if it's anywhere in Jerusalem then it will take you about 45 from the airport.
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