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Welcome to the Middle East Tours

Jerusalem 65600, Israel
+972 50-332-3358
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Helena lei

Shai was magical. A true Gem. I was blessed to have him as my guide on birthright. At the end I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
hawaiianlei777
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East Los Angeles, California
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IsraeTouring Israel with Shai Goren—a fantastic experience!

My 20-year-old son and I just returned from an incredible trip to Israel, and Shai Goren was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Matt N
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Washington, DC
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Welcome to the middle east tours offers you a unique visit to Israel - the local's perspective. We combine the famous tourist sites with local sites and our guides are friendly, fun, informative and most important - super informative. We discuss the real issues that makes Israel and promise you an experience you will never forget.
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Jerusalem 65600, Israel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Shai was magical. A true Gem. I was blessed to have him as my guide on birthright. At the end I considered him more than a guide but a friend.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 20-year-old son and I just returned from an incredible trip to Israel, and Shai Goren was indispensable to making our trip a success. This was my second time touring with him and the first time hiring him as a private guide, this time for...More

Thank Matt N
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We learned so much about Jerusalem with Shai. It was the best tour we could have asked for. Very educational, interesting, and fun. Not only did we learn about the history of the old city, but we also got a special food tasting of the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing, unique and very personal trips to Masada, the Dead Sea, Jerusalem and Yad Vashem with interesting insights into the historical and religious backgrounds and details of these incredible locations. Our trips wouldn’t have been the same without our guide Shai. His knowledge is immense...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have traveled the world extensively and have been on many different tours and seen an array of tour guides, but I have never encountered anyone quite like Shai. When I found out that my group and I was going to have a tour guide...More

Thank Paula C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shai is an incredible tour guide, if you're looking forward learning in a fun and creative way about Israel's History and culture I totally recommend him as a tour guide. He is hilarious, creative, entertaining and very informed about other international cultures. His jokes will...More

Thank Ara G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I have traveled extensively and used guides all over the world. But none can compare (or even come close) to Shai. Over the course of a few weeks, we saw almost all of Israel, with Shai leading the way. His vast knowledge...More

Thank JennyK1976
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Shai was our tour guide for 10 days. He knows so much!!!!! He answered all questions from politics, history, food, night life, random things, and more. He had a huge part in making our trip remarkable. Highly recommend!!

Thank Kendra L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shai thank you so much for such an amazing time and tour in Israel. You really made the experience all the better with your hilarious remarks and extensive knowledge of this beautiful country. Thank you A MILLION!!!

Thank Paola H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shai made my first visit to Israel extraordinary and special. As an authentic Israeli, he was welcoming and very knowledgeable about his country. He always made an effort to provide my group with information that was balanced and reflected a diversity of opinions. He made...More

Thank Ricardo M
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