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| Avshalom Reserve, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed June 1, 2018

If you think Disney has magic sewn up, you have not been to the caves and seen the authentic mystery and magic of the stalactites and stalagmites that have taken many millions of years to grow. Yes, you have to go underground, but no, it's...More

Thank alexmyers
Reviewed March 24, 2018

We love caves and have seen a lot of them but this one was special. The formations take on an etherial quality to them. Be aware though, that there are 154 steps to go down to the cave AND up again. I have arthritis and...More

Thank beenhereforever
Reviewed March 10, 2018

The Soreq Cave is absolutely beautiful! We did a morning visit with our family and everyone loved it. The walk down to the cave along the beautiful stone steps and gardens with incredible scenery only added to the enjoyment of the experience. The preliminary film...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

If you can don't miss stopping here. The Sorek Cave was discovered by accident 40 years ago and we are so lucky it is open to the public. The stalagmites and stalactites are absolutely spectacular. We went on a sunday morning and were happy that...More

Thank Librabby
Reviewed February 12, 2018

I've seen so much of Israel but this was a first time after 8 years of traveling in this country. The cave is much bigger than I expected, we had a guided tour but could look around ourselves as well. Definitely another place worth seeing...More

Thank LisaFuechsle
Reviewed January 11, 2018

This cave is a wonderful place to take children to see otherworldly beauty. The lights are dim soyou can see the stalagtites ans stalagmites better with colored lights shining on the ice that hangs from the ceiling of the cave and grows from the base...More

Thank Rifky K
Reviewed October 24, 2017

An amazing place in its beauty. It is recommended to arrive early in the morning , Going down to the cave will be easy and there will not be many people on the tour. We were with a child of one and three months and...More

Thank Irena E
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

This was one of my best experiences in Jerusalem & would really recommend!! However, this tour might not be ideal for older people/ people with movement disabilities as there's a bit a walk down/up stairs on the hill between the car park & tour centre....More

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Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Drove all the way up to the caves Beautiful view indeed Tight road upward Great parking free Get there before 4 Closes at 4 pm So try to go very early Nice trail to go down to cave but very easy to do with kids...More

Thank soleil2328
Reviewed August 17, 2017

We saw a movie on you tube and then we read more about Avshalom Cave or Soreq Cave. Just on our first day in Jerusalem we went to visit the cave. We rented a car and got very easy at Stalactite Cave early in the...More

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cyrus22
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Response from TokolosheMike | Reviewed this property |
Its probably under an hour - but to be exact i would use google maps and check
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Tamara F
April 28, 2017|
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Response from TokolosheMike | Reviewed this property |
The easiest would be to take a taxi to the Soreq Caves ("Maarot HaNetafim"). They have official entrance fee and guides there. The tour starts every 30 or 45 minutes. Very good - small but nice!
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Response from Alexis P | Reviewed this property |
It is a pretty low key place, so I don't think they would have wheel chairs for rent at the location itself. It was strenuous with a lot of stairs to get from the parking lot to the entrance. Perhaps there was another path... More
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