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Galilee Sailing LTD

Yigal Alon Promenade | Ancient Boat Museum, Tiberias 14122, Israel
+972 50-939-7000
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Fabulous sunset cruise!

My husband, two kids (ages 14 and 12), and I had an excellent time with Captain David on his wooden... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deb S
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Syracuse, NY
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We had a great time on the first Electric boat in the Sea!

Captain David was an amazing captain, we had such a great time on his boat. 3 kids, 12-9 and a mom... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bek822
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New York City, New York
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Galilee Sailing is a boat company located on the Sea of Galilee. We operate sailings for groups and individuals. Our fleet of boats are the most unique in the Galilee as we provide ancient boats in all sizes, from 1 Person to 400 People. Our unique sailing gives the impression of how it was 2000 years ago on the sea of Galilee, our boats run with Electric Motors (Quiet) The Twelve Tribe Expirience is the real thing!!!
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Yigal Alon Promenade | Ancient Boat Museum, Tiberias 14122, Israel
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+972 50-939-7000
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband, two kids (ages 14 and 12), and I had an excellent time with Captain David on his wooden electric boat! Seeing the sun set over the hills surrounding the Galilee was beautiful, and Captain David was a lot of fun and very knowledgeable....More

2  Thank Deb S
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Joey_sm, Manager at Galilee Sailing LTD, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks! We are happy you have enjoyed it and see you soon back with us!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain David was an amazing captain, we had such a great time on his boat. 3 kids, 12-9 and a mom and a grandma, captain David, engaged the kids and was polite and knowledgeable. He had fishing rods on the boat for the kids to...More

1  Thank bek822
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

We were fortunate enough to go out with Captain David for a great time sailing on the Sea of Galilee. This is a man of faith who is passionate about his country and the history behind the Sea of Galilee. He is personable, informative and...More

3  Thank Dave P
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Joey_sm, Manager at Galilee Sailing LTD, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks and see you back soon!

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

wonderful staff---calm waters helped the trip with Christian music played throughout. Went early morning as winds can sometimes whip up waves later on. We sang, prayed and spent our time just relaxing , knowing Jesus had been on these same waters. Just wonderful. The end...More

3  Thank gardenofEden667102
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Joey_sm, Manager at Galilee Sailing LTD, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks and see you back soon!

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

My husband and I did a private tour in February and it was absolutely amazing. An absolute must do. The boat is very quiet and peaceful. The guide was very knowledgeable, he recommended great places to eat after as well. HIGHLY RECOMMEND, we loved it!...More

2  Thank Irene K
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Joey_sm, Manager at Galilee Sailing LTD, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Down the Lake of Galilee using a small boat inspired by the story of Jesus' followers while fishing in the lake of Tiberias. the ship is not too big, but the lake water is calm enough so that no passengers are drunk during the trip

4  Thank tppas2000
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

If you just want a boat ride on the Sea of Galilee, I suppose any company will do. However, if you want an amazing experience with captains that know and have lived the history of this area, Galilee Sailing is by far the best choice....More

3  Thank csteigerwald
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 6 and they managed to squeeze us in last minute on a tour right before the sabbat. The ride was smooth and peaceful, one of our group is very prone to motion sickness and she did fine on the water....More

1  Thank Kawika C
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

The boat ride was great, Seeing the Mount of Beatitudes from the water was spectacular. The boat crew was funny, yet helpful and they had some nice trinkets to sell. We had a great day for sailing.

2  Thank Jim B
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Our group went out on a replica boat from Jesus' time. Our "driver" was David, and he took us out to the middle of Galilee, and turned off the engines. He showed us how the fishermen would cast their nets, and haul in their catch....More

1  Thank wearymom3
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5 June 2018|
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Response from Kawika C | Reviewed this property |
They only do private tours I think it’s about 120$ usd and lasted about an hour.
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Fray O
16 May 2018|
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Response from wearymom3 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry - I do not know the answer. We were traveling in a group of 12 people, and the tickets were waiting for us
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