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Bet She'an National Park

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Beit She'an 11715, Israel
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Roman Ruins at Beit She’an are well worth a visit, even if it takes you a bit out of your way. The ruins are well preserved, and the information provided on display boards scattered across the site provide just enough information to illustrate what...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit in Israel. I would recommend this for anyone traveling to the region as a must see!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jen2V
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is an impressive historical site with the excavations and reconstructions of the ancient city of Beit Shean. It well worth to climb the Tel Beit Shean with a view of the site and the surroundings. It is recommended to visit during the winter months...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank D L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you have never visited such place, it’s impressive. When you have, it looks similar to many others. Highlight: climb the hill with the tree that played a role in many movies (appr 450-500 steps). From there you’ll have a great view over the whole...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best place to experience the ruins of Israel's history, There was so much to see and our tour guide Boaz Shalgi provided so much information.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Joel I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the few digs that really highlight the Roman Empire. The area is new in archeological standards and they are still uncovering history, One can almost visualize the aqueducts, town, temples, houses, shops and etc. We only spent 3-4 hours their, but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 7, 2019

I had been here briefly in 1988 and had not been back till this year so I was amazed how much more Israeli archaeologists have uncovered over the years. My daughter and I toured all of the ruins and climbed the tel to the top...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 30, 2019

Very interesting and well preserved ruins the site it very large showing the ruins of the way they lived even the baths and the toilets that they had for the men,the columns are enormous you need comfortable shoes to walk around.There is also a hill...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019

Admittedly, I'm a little biased writing this review, in that I visited Jerash (in Jordan) only a week or two before visiting Bet She'an, and I found Jerash to be quite a bit superior to Bet She'an. Also, I was told by someone who had...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 5, 2019

Impressive excavations and reconstructions of the ancient city of Beit Shean including public baths, a Roman temple, stores, artisan workshops and a large central street lined by colonnades. From the top of the nearby Tel Beit Shean there is a stunning view towards the site...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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October 12, 2018|
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Response from RobertMB1506 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the answer. Why not ask a licensed guide or contact the admin office of the park by phone or email and see if they can help you.
December 21, 2015|
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Response from Michael D | Reviewed this property |
Hello, We did it with a tour group so they know what is safe & what is not. Most of the time we were on a normal bus but we also used an armoured bus in the dangerous areas. This was a safe area but Jericho was not & the 2... More