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Ari Bar-Ilan: Your Israel Private Tour Guide

Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 50-661-1730
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Fabulous Guide

Ari's tour of the Old City of Jerusalem was incredible! We were a family group of 10, consisting... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David L
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East Hills, New York
Terrific guide

Ari guided our student group on a week-long tour earlier this month. He was extremely knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
egoldszmidt
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Toronto, Canada
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Hi, I'm Ari, a certified tour guide by the Ministry of Tourism in Israel and specialize in private tailor made tours all around Israel. I'v been leading groups of various kinds including National Geographic expeditions, Diplomatic & VIP delegations, Jewish & Christian missions, Birthright groups, families, couples and individuals with the aim to let you experience Israel in the best way possible.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Ari's tour of the Old City of Jerusalem was incredible! We were a family group of 10, consisting of 6 adults and 4 children ranging in age from 4 to 9 years of age. Ari was able to engage and entertain the children, while never...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ari guided our student group on a week-long tour earlier this month. He was extremely knowledgeable and brought a lot of insight and wisdom as well as some humor to all that he spoke about and showed us. He kept us on time and on...More

Thank egoldszmidt
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ari was an incredible guide during our time in Israel. He went out of his way to connect our surroundings to each of us personally, and his knowledge was very thorough in so many of the different areas of Israel. I would highly recommend him....More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018

Ari was an excellent guide and by the end of 10 days felt like family. I couldn't have imagined a trip to Israel without his well informed explanation of the various places we visited as well as his willingness to answer any question we had...More

Thank rdick123
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Reviewed June 8, 2018

Ari has an amazing passion and deep understanding of Israel...the history, artifacts, conflicts, people, modern society, and so much more! I cannot imagine having gone to Israel without having a tour guide with such a comprehensive knowledge of everything. Ari was gracious in handling all...More

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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Ari went above and beyond the requirements for our trip to make it personal and enjoyable. He is deeply knowledgeable about Israel’s history and culture. I couldn’t imagine my time in Israel without him!

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Reviewed June 5, 2018

During my time in Israel, I was a part of a Christian tour that explored areas including the Old City, Tel Aviv, Galilee, and far North Israel. Ari led the expedition and I can not imagine the trip without him! I was constantly amazed at...More

Thank Daniel G
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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

Best guide out there. Knows everything about Israel, the Hebrew Bible, the New Testament, the current situations. He is easy to understand and follow.

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

One could not hope to find a more ideal Israeli guide than Ari Bar-Ilan. Ari made an effort to know each person among the 40+ on our trip and to respond to individual interests. He is fully bilingual in English and Hebrew, born in the...More

Thank jwerlin
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Reviewed May 12, 2018

Ari did an excellent job while guiding us with representatives of Ministries of Agriculture and Foreign Affairs from abroad. He showed a deep knowledge of history, culture and geography of Israel. He was very aware of the interest of the participants and succeded adapting himself...More

Thank Matias K
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