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An authentic silk & honey farm located in moshav Shadmot Dvora at the foothill of Mount Tabor in the Lower Galilee - Dvorat Ha'Tavor is a unique visitors center. This Israeli boutique honey farm offers educational programs and family activities...more
The tour is approximately 2 hours long, and is well worth it. There is an interesting and interactive lecture at the beginning that got all the kids involved. The person delivering the lecture then took us over to another area where she showed us and...More
Unexpectedly surprised by this one! Personal tour (English or Hebrew) included learning about the lifecycle of the bee; history of beekeeping from ancient to modern;products and applications from bees; hands on crafts-beeswax candle making; painting; free bee costume for the wee ones; and watching the...More
We visited with our three year old twins, along with another couple with their own 5 year old and 3 year twins.
The place is very well organized and maintained. They have an extensive tour of the bee hives complete with explanations and demonstration of...More
8 of us, 5 adults and 3 children, visited Dvorat HaTavor in March of 2017. I have to say, this one of the highlights of our trip to the north of Israel. I am not sure who enjoyed it more - children (2 5 years...More
We visited the place with our 3 years old and 5 years old kids, enjoyed every minute!
We learned about honey making, tasted honey, saw some animals, learned about making silk and did some crafts.
Both adults and small children were charmed from the nice...More
Interesting explanations about silkworms and honey making. The owner has a lot of charm, and does a great job in keeping everybody interested.
Not sure if they do a tour in English (default is Hebrew)
Date of experience: August 2016
Dvorat_HaTavor, Manager at Dvorat HaTavor, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2016
Thank you for this feedback.
So happy you enjoyed your visit.
Regarding the English tour: we do offer a full tour in English but it requires scheduling one in advance so our English guides will be on shift :-)
We came at 3 pm for the last tour , it was was so privet and welcoming , the owner took his time to explain every detail about the bees and silk we had a blast we recommend for any age , we bought some...More
Dvorat HaTavor is a wonderful and magical place, it was fascinating to learn about bees and honey production from a 4th generation beekeeper, and to learn about silk production. We loved the birds and goats and their true sense of generous and kind stewardship of...More