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Green Olive Tours

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Green Olive Tours has departures from Ramallah, Bethlehem, Jerusalem, & Tel Aviv. The company is a cooperative of Israelis and Palestinians, and is a social enterprise focusing on cultural and people-to-people experiences in Palestine an Israel...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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24b King David st,, Jerusalem 91002, Israel
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+972 3-721-9540
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Reviewed yesterday

Green Olive Tours is the tour to take if you want to venture from Israel into the occupied West Bank. We had the privilege of going with Modasem Amro, a wonderfully knowledgable Palestinian who presented the complex history and politics of this highly contested region...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Eye opening and valuable to anyone who cares about the region. Seeing Banksy art in site is alone worth the effort. The Church of the Nativity was very moving, even to one who is not devote.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John C
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was truly an incredible experience. My husband and I spent two weeks in Israel, Jordan, and Egypt and this tour is the experience that I can describe in most detail. It really made an impression. I can't praise our guide Yahav enough - he...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a tour with of the Old City which included my entire family and in-laws (seven of us in total). The guide was Yahav Zohar who was nothing short of spectacular. He was so eloquent with keen knowledge of the history and culture of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank talsaif7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't praise this tour enough. I always felt safe and considering the complexities of getting in and out of Hebron both our Israeli and Palestinian guides were extremely well organised. Both guides were overflowing with knowledge of the area and Hebron's history. We got...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rachael S
Fred S, General Manager at Green Olive Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Rachael - Thanks for the kind words. Do come again _____ Fred Schlomka, CEO

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a half day, Old City tour for myself and my 12-year old son in late December 2018. I had grown up in Jerusalem and left many years ago, and wanted someone knowledgeable to show my son around. I knew some things, but not...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank James R
Fred S, General Manager at Green Olive Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

James - Thanks so much for the detailed review. I'll make sure Alex reads it. Do come on our tours again. _____ Fred Schlomka, CEO

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I did the Gaza border tour with Rotem. We had a limited understanding of the Israeli/Palestine conflict and Rotem was incredibly helpful in sort of breaking it down for us and providing the facts from both perspectives. Most of the Israelis we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mc2699
Fred S, General Manager at Green Olive Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much. I hope you can join our tours again. _____ Fred Schlomka, CEO

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did a Gaza border reality tour with Rotem who was so knowledgeable and tried to present an honest, balanced answer to all questions. Visiting his unique village of both Israelis and Palestinians was such a treat. Thank you!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Julia Di K
Fred S, General Manager at Green Olive Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Julia - So glad you could join us on the tour. Do come again! _____ Fred Schlomka, CEO

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the Greater Jerusalem Tour, I totally recommend it, very knowledgeable guide & drıver, it gives you a very realistic portrayal of what life is like for most Palestinians. I came away feeling quite depressed about the situation so I also recommend you follow...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank suzy2353
Fred S, General Manager at Green Olive Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Suzy - Glad you could join us. Do come again. _____ Fred Schlomka, CEO

Reviewed 11 December 2018

Thank you Yahav and Green Olive Tours, Our trip to Israel was enriched by your perspectives, articulation of the history of the region and your deep knowledge of the areas we visited. If we hadn't been lucky enough to join Green Olive Tours our experience...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael C
Fred S, General Manager at Green Olive Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Michael - Your comments are much appreciated. Do come and visit again. ----- Fred Schlomka, CEO

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Response from Traveler586nyc | Reviewed this property |
Hi I didn’t find a really good one so best to ask a local guide what they recommend!
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Response from Peter965 | Reviewed this property |
A friend had used them before and recommended them . Guides were very good .
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18 April 2017|
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Every Sunday and Wednesday. The cost is 260 shekels (about $68). The meeting place is the New Gate of the Old City of Jerusalem.
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