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Jacob's Dream Day Tours

18/9 Hastafstafot St., Haifa 18367, Israel
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Best trip of my life

I’ve been fortunate enough to travel go upwards of 25 countries. This trip was by far the most... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tyler C
via mobile
Christian tour of Galilee and Haifa

Jacob Firsel is a wonderful human being. He's the kind of person you want to spend time with... read more

Reviewed February 26, 2018
Lori M
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Jacob's Dream Tours in a privately-owned business which caters to the independent traveler who wants to see Israel an a one-to-one basis. Jacob takes you to see the things you want to see.
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18/9 Hastafstafot St., Haifa 18367, Israel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been fortunate enough to travel go upwards of 25 countries. This trip was by far the most special and impactful, and that is entirely due to Jacob. He is kind, humble, enthusiastic, wise, knowledgeable, respectful, curious, and encouraging. I was a 17 year old...More

1  Thank Tyler C
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priest22, Owner at Jacob's Dream Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for you kind words, Tyler. It was a pleasure showing you and your father this great country.

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Jacob Firsel is a wonderful human being. He's the kind of person you want to spend time with. He's also an extraordinary tour guide. We spent two days with Jacob exploring Caesarea, Haifa and Galilee. We covered the usual spots but with Jacob's expert direction...More

Thank Lori M
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priest22, Owner at Jacob's Dream Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words, Lori. It was my pleasure to meet you and show you this wonderful land.

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Reviewed February 7, 2018

Highly Recommended! I have done two tours of Israel with Jacob and I plan to use him again in future. He is knowledgeable, friendly and it is truly a fun and enjoyable experience touring with him. This week, Jacob took us on an historical tour...More

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Reviewed November 28, 2017

First, let me say that it was my responsibility to organize a 10 day Israel Adventure trip for 3 families, all with different agendas-everyone a picky, know all New Yorker. One family had been to Israel before, the other 2 hadn't. 3 couples were traveling...More

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priest22, Owner at Jacob's Dream Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2017

Thank you very much for the 5-star review and yes, I can't wait host host all of you again here in Israel!

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Reviewed November 5, 2017

We just comleted a nine day tour of Israel, (plus one or two days before and after tour for R&R in Tel Aviv). We were amazed at the depth of knowledge that Jacob had on all relevent topics, from archeology and ancient history to geology...More

Thank michael S
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priest22, Owner at Jacob's Dream Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

Thank you very much for your review. It was my pleasure to show you this great land.

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Reviewed November 2, 2017

First off, we own 2 travel agencies located in Toronto and Miami. We are fortunate enough to travel the world for work and have very high expectations (since we are in the industry). Israel was a last minute trip as we were in Mykonos for...More

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priest22, Owner at Jacob's Dream Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 2, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. I only wish I could get married again (to the same gal) to use your wonderful company! Hope to see you again in Israel!

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Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

If you want a friendly, knowledgeable, funny, flexible and patient tour guide, Jacob is your man! He knows Israel like the back of his hand! We just spent twelve days with him touring through Israel and even with a disabled parent, cranky teenagers and extreme...More

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priest22, Owner at Jacob's Dream Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017

Thank you, Rani. It was a pleasure guiding you and your wonderful family!

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Reviewed July 16, 2017

Jake is a great tour guide for Israel. He is highly, highly recommended. A+. I am 60 years old and this was our first trip to Israel for me and my wife. For us, too, this was a bucket list trip of a lifetime. Jake...More

Thank Steven I
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priest22, Owner at Jacob's Dream Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Steven, thank you for your kind words. It was my pleasure to show you this great country.

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Reviewed June 20, 2017

My family just completed a 9-day tour of Israel with Jacob. He was the perfect guide in every single way. At first, I was a little anxious about having the same guide for that long. (What if we don't hit it off? This could be...More

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priest22, Owner at Jacob's Dream Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2017

Thank you for your kind words. It was a pleasure guiding you and your wonderful family.

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Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

We just finished a three day tour of Israel. Our tour guide Jacob Frisel is an Archeologist, A Biblical scholar, a Historian, a Hebrew scholar and a very safe driver. We have a highly rated business in the US that deals with tourists and we...More

Thank David A
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priest22, Owner at Jacob's Dream Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2017

Hi David, These words mean a lot to me, as I also believe in giving the best possible service to my my clients. Hope to see you in about a year and a half! My very best to your family.

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Robin S
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Private tours aren't cheap. Guides here between $400 and $900 per day. I'm somewhere in-between. The great thing about a private guide is that you make the itinerary with them and spend as much time at each site as you... More
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