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ENCOUNTERS - Cross Cultural Tel-Aviv Tours

Tel Aviv 64513, Israel
+972 54-769-9717
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So much more than just a food tour

If the food tastings do not capture your attention, Ilyll's knowledge and passion definitely will... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
debopat
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Tel Aviv, Israel
Spectacular tour

A superb tour. Ilyll knows Yaffo intimately, down to its windows and window shutters. She also has... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2018
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Encounters. Cross-Culture Tel Aviv tours that lead you to meet, explore and experience local people and cultures. Our interactive cross-cultural tour are in English, French or Hebrew following your curiosity. From solo to group tours in the early morning or night. You experience local cultures by innovative and interdisciplinary ways that leave you eager for more! Contact us for hearing more!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Tel Aviv 64513, Israel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If the food tastings do not capture your attention, Ilyll's knowledge and passion definitely will! A great food tour that is about so much more than food itself. Touring the Yemenite Quarter and Shuk HaCarmel gives you a true insight into how this community came...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

A superb tour. Ilyll knows Yaffo intimately, down to its windows and window shutters. She also has access to some of its most remarkable spaces—the inside of the a mansion with the only plaque in Yaffo acknowledging a pre-state Palestinian owner, the storehouses in which...More

Thank Raphael M
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Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Ilyll was fantastic. So fantastic that we just booked a second tour for next week. Took the tour of the Yemenite Quarter and she made it very personal. Great stories and a great understanding of the history. We were concerned that the tour might be...More

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Ilyll, Owner at ENCOUNTERS - Cross Cultural Tel-Aviv Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Was such a pleasure meeting you on both cross-cultural tours and looking forwards to seeing you soon again!

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Great tour - the street art is beautiful, and the cultural discussion was fascinating. Great guide and an overall excellent experience.

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

The tour was informative, creative - just right in size - not too much information - personalized. timerange according our wishes.

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Reviewed 7 October 2017

We had a fabulous insight into this fascinating and every changing world - the graffiti tour was so interesting and great to see how the artists evolve and communicate in a challenging landscape. I could not recommend it more to get a different perspective on...More

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Ilyll, Manager at ENCOUNTERS - Cross Cultural Tel-Aviv Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thanks Claudia! Looking forwards to meeting you on your next trip!

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Reviewed 1 October 2016

Having 16 guests for a company workshop in Israel can be quite a challenge, especially with many of them visiting for the first time here. Booking a 2 nights tour with Ilyll was a perfect way to show my guests a different perception of life...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2016

If you are looking for a tour that is completely different from the cookie cutter walk around, this is it! Ilyll is amazing! She has given so much thought to the places, people, and topics covered I could not have asked for a better guide!...More

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Ilyll, Manager at ENCOUNTERS - Cross Cultural Tel-Aviv Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Thanks for your review Kelli! Hope to see you soon again!

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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Ms. Ilyll is the best guide to the city of Tel Aviv- Jaffa! The tour was a profound and unique experience. Not everyday you get to meet and talk authentically to the residents of the city (and how nice it was to finally meet people...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Ilyll brings a fresh perspective to exploring and understanding Tel Aviv. We toured Jaffa, the Yemenite section and the Bauhaus architecture. With each tour we learned not only about the history but enjoyed a unique perspective by interacting with locals of each area. The best...More

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Ilyll, Owner at ENCOUNTERS - Cross Cultural Tel-Aviv Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Thanks for your review Wendy! See you on your next trip!

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Akshay C
1 March 2017|
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Hi Akshay, Thanks for reaching out. I have been away for a cross cultural research when you wrote and my colleagues were extremely busy with cross cultural activities. I hope your trip was enriching and intriguing and... More
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LeandraMD
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Response from Ilyll | Property representative |
Hello, seeing your question only now. If still relevant would be glad to tell you more and hear about your interests. Feel free to contact us directly on our site/ phone indicated on our page. (Cannot post them here) Best!
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