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Very intersting archalogical site(s)

Tel Dan is quite interesting with a number of different types of sites available for view. There... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bill H
Houston, Texas
Water and Greenery

The main feature here is the archaeological sites of Dan and the main gate. However the walk to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Eddie O
Wollongong, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tel Dan is quite interesting with a number of different types of sites available for view. There were a number of students (different parts of the US) involved in a dig at the site of the ancient alter. A highlight for us was the mud...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The main feature here is the archaeological sites of Dan and the main gate. However the walk to the ruins is through a forest and follows a stream. We met volunteers from USA doing digs at the site. There is a high place where Idol...More

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Reviewed June 7, 2018

This is the ancient gate to Tel Dan from at least 3800 years ago. As a licensed tour guide, I take people here regularly. It is an amazing site.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed May 27, 2018

very neat place to go to old temples in a current growing zone of farming . very good tour . very refreshing .

Thank mark w
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Our guide brought us to Tel Dan for a "nature walk". Beautiful forest with a flowing stream AND incredible history with archaeologic remnants of a palace, town and possibly a temple built to mimic the great First Temple of Solomon in Jerusalem. Should not be...More

2  Thank sgrahammd
Reviewed May 5, 2018

The Tel Dan Nature Reserve includes bubbling brooks, the Dan river, and tall treetops. Because of its unique location, the reserve contains plants, birds, and other animals from a variety of worlds. The Tel has been excavated since 1966, revealing cities dating from 2500 B.C.E.!!...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

This was my 4th visit to Tel Dan and I hope not my last. As other reviewers have commented, it is significant in many ways .. rich in archaeology, natural beauty and a spiritual connection. Be sure to hike to Abraham's Gate and watch for...More

2  Thank Sooz E
Reviewed April 1, 2018

When visiting the archaeological sites in Israel it is best to take a knowledgeable guide. It is difficult to know what you are looking at even just reading the signs.

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Reviewed March 31, 2018

This national park and archeological site offers a blend of Israel's natural beauty and biblical history.

Thank Orchid Z
Reviewed March 31, 2018

Because of the spiritual significance of the events that took place here, Dan Springs is another must see on your Israel tour schedule. A little hiking is involved but it feels good to walk after a bus ride. We were there in March and the...More

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Elvira B
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Response from Orchid Z | Reviewed this property |
IF you decide to walk ALL the different trails, you will need a few hours but if you just do the main trail, it will take you a good 3/4 of an hour, especially if you have a guide that knows all the history dating back to... More
May 17, 2017|
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Response from VisitIsrael | Reviewed this property |
Yes as it's full of rocks and not very comfortable on the feet.