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Tzfat Visitors Center

17 Alkabetz, Safed, Israel
+972 4-692-4427
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Beyond cheap souvenirs

This lovely town in the Galilee region is home to numerous fine art and high quality crafts... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Hurley710
via mobile
Nothing Special Here

When we came to the visitor's center, we were surprised that we had arrived. It just seemed like... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
dlelonek
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Long Island, New York
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“excavation” (2 reviews)
“information” (2 reviews)
“attractions” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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17 Alkabetz, Safed, Israel
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+972 4-692-4427
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

This lovely town in the Galilee region is home to numerous fine art and high quality crafts. Beautiful painting, sculpture, jewelry and religious arts ( Judaica ) can be found there. We were on a tour so I felt there wasn’t enough time to properly...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2017

When we came to the visitor's center, we were surprised that we had arrived. It just seemed like another shop to us.

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

There are not enough artefacts and too much printed information. It was nice and cool inside, a good escape from the sunny heat.

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Reviewed 9 June 2017

The place is great for obtaining all "Tzfat" related visitor information. In addition, it's the location where you can go down quite a few stairs revealing streets/alleyways underground of the city that was.....

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Great place to start your tour of the old city. The lady in the center was able to tell us the best places to go (and best route to take) with our little kids. Our kids also had fun exploring the excavations underneath the center....More

Thank J D
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

We stopped in the visitor center to learn more about Safed and the Underground tours. The staff was very friendly. Inside the Visitors’ Center are excavation tunnels. They are one of the local tourist attractions. The tunnels are leading to 16th century Tzfat street level...More

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Reviewed 29 October 2015

In a lovely old building, this serves as both information central and a very wide selection gallery of locally produced art of quality.

Thank Bart C
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sedytak
7 September 2015|
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Response from LukewarmSkywalker |
Tzfat definitely has organized tours! Contact or stop by the visitors center in the Old City to schedule a tour with a licensed private guide.
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