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You’re invited to discover the very best of Israel on our signature 8-12 day tour designed for active adults. My Turn in Israel is culturally Jewish in approach and welcoming to all. Guaranteed tour dates are scheduled year-round, and the itinerary...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Jerusalem, Israel
+972 3-630-6300
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing experience! I can't imagine a better tour experience. Our guides were experienced and engaging, the organizer kept us informed from months before our trip until the end, and our group was amazing. I will recommend Authentic Israel to everyone I know and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent excellent tour. Amazing guides. Gadi and Toby Because of this tour I feel a large piece of my heart will always be in Israel. Thanks to a friend my my synagogue for recommending it I finally made the trip. Unlike any other tour I’ve...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed October 26, 2018

What an incredible experience! Our spirited leader, Toby, could not have been more helpful & organized; the wealth of knowledge & perspective from our guide, Yaacov Shabat, added depth to every activity. I can't imagine a more amazing Israeli adventure.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

Well run tour with knowledgeable tour guides. Price is reasonable. Sites were varied. Hotel stays were moderate level hotels, but all with great food. We were in the more mature group, aged 50-80. Lots of walking, steps, hills, cobblestones. We really had to push ourselves...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sharon C
Reviewed October 24, 2018

My husband and I just returned from a fabulous first time in Israel! Every minute and every detail was taken care of. All we had to do was relax and enjoy an active fun-filled day, while at the same time learn about the history of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Maddy S
Reviewed October 24, 2018

I loved this trip to Israel. I have been home a little over 24 hours and want to go back. The days were organized, educational, emotional, comprehensive, and more than met my expectations for this bucket list trip. My fellow travels were outstanding companions. Toby...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alexandra P
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Amazing from day one. Exceeded my expectations, each day was filled with a great adventure. We were lucky to be with Toby and Yaakov. It was truly sababa!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

We could not have hoped for a better trip. We were reluctant to go on an organized bus tour, but it turned out to be terrific. It was stress-free and easy. We got to share experiences with others and it enriched our visit. Roni our...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Lawrence B
Reviewed July 29, 2017

What an incredible experience ! Toby and Shabat were the perfect team. We didn't realize that they had never worked together before! Toby took care of the smallest details and Shabat shared his knowledge about Israel with such passion. I learned so much and had...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed July 26, 2017

Authentic Israel is a fantastic way to experience Israel, especially for first-time visitors. My Turn is geared toward active adults seeking a comprehensive overview of this amazing country. This tour emphasizes up-close experiences of both ancient and modern Israel, with the insight of knowledgeable guides...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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June 29, 2017|
Response from Avi_AuthenticIsrael | Property representative |
Hi Robbie, the part of the country you may want to consider spending more time in is the Negev Desert, and in particular the Ramon Crater region. If you don't do our Rosh Hanikrah/Acco day tour, then that is another region... More
June 29, 2017|
Response from Avi_AuthenticIsrael | Property representative |
Hi Robbie, those are great questions. In my opinion, Purim is a more festive and colorful holiday in Israel.Also, many things are closed on Shavuot, which is another consideration. As for weather, it's in the eye of the... More
June 24, 2017|
Response from Avi_AuthenticIsrael | Property representative |
Hi - The maximum number of travelers we would host in a group is 40 (and the buses typically have 53 seats). Average group size tends to be closer to 30-35 travelers. Sometimes we have two groups traveling on the same dates... More