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Tel Gezer had about 22 ancient civilizations on top of each other topped off by the biblical city... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Hadleyr2014
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Gezer, Israel
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An ancient city in the center of Israel

One of my favorite places. You can see testamonies of 5 of the 17 civilizations that lived here... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
Zvi G
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Beit Hashmonai
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Located halfway between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv on the western slopes of the Judean Hills, this archaeological site has unearthed important finds from ancient times including the two oldest Hebrew documents ever found, a row of ten monolithic stone...more
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Tel Gezer had about 22 ancient civilizations on top of each other topped off by the biblical city of King Solomon. Many times you will bump into university digs and can hear amazing stories from them. Worth a visit. In summer bring water or something...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

One of my favorite places. You can see testamonies of 5 of the 17 civilizations that lived here. Use a guide book or a private guide. The place is amazing and off the bitten track.

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Zvi G
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Unlike Megiddo, Gezer has few signs to guide the visitor, so it is worth going to the Internet to learn about the site and get a map. It covers a large area, has views of the flat lands from the sea and the ascent to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank mirigold
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We what like and other Who like) Old archeology so for us is gezer it one place's we can miss out. Gezer. Was one of the oldest village. That is mention in biblical. So it's. A very intretsthing. Place to go it's even a most

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank marty344
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Its a lovely area, many places to go around. Up the Tel (Hill) you can see some archeological digs and historical sites. Notice yourself- Not many shady places up there.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Tel Gezer is a National Park with free entrance...so there is no one to ask questions of and no National Parks brochure and you drive to a parking lot via a dirt road. The park has a lot of history and there are a few...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Ann C
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

I've been in the region for many years, and had never visited this archeological site. It is managed by the Israel Park Authority, but is free of charge, a welcome surprise around these parts! The path is well marked, and there are explanations of the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Aviva W
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We felt like this was still a hidden treasure. Although easily accessible and well signed, the feeling of remoteness and the expansiveness of the view made us feel like true explorers. Naturally, the more you know about the early periods of Israelite entry into the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank DASBarcelona
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Tell Gezer is one of the most important archaeological site between Jerusalem and Jaffa. Inhabited on ancient trade routs since prehistoric era to biblical and classical times. Historical Archaeological Journey Free Entrance from Karmey Yosef moshav Discover Israel with Nico

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank nico o
Reviewed 12 March 2016

This ancient city was built by ancient people and rebuild by Solomon king of Israel. In the mound, in various parts of the city, many findings were found, such as clay, tablets and bones, some inscriptions were found too, revealing the city as one of...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Amit G
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