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Samaritan Experience (Traditions, History and Food)

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USD 57.00
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What to Expect
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Stop At: The Samaritan Museum, Mount Gerizm, Nablus Palestinian Territories

Experience the Samaritan Culture and it's beauty, meet one of the Samaritan Priest who will happily guide you in the museum and read ancient Hebrew for you.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Mount Gerizim Site (Mount of Blessing), Road 555, Nablus Palestinian Territories

Mount Gerizim covers an area of a hundred acres and contains the remains of the Hellenistic city and Byzantine church compound. The tour lasts about an hour and a half to two hours. The site also includes a museum, church, Passover sacrificial site and a tahini paste factory.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Jacob's Well, Nablus Palestinian Territories

This is where it's believed that Jesus came to drink water from the Samaritan Woman who was at the well, a beautiful Greek Orthodox Church.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Albader Soap Factory, Alnaser Street Old City, Beside Alnaser Mosque, Nablus Palestinian Territories

one of the oldest soap factories in the old city of Nablus. they are the only factory left making soap from virgin Palestinian olive oil, and fresh goats milk. the best choice for traditional gifts.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Great Mosque of Nablus, Nablus Palestinian Territories

A must see Spectacular architectural beauty in Nablus.
One of the oldest mosques in Nablus. It’s said that it was build in the 12th century on a Christian remnants building.

Duration: 20 minutes
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Important Information
Departure Point
Jabal at Tur, Har Brakha

Traveler pickup is offered
We can pick up and return from/to any hotel in Tel Aviv-Yafo/Jerusalem/Betlehem (30$ fee for one group)
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Entry/Admission - Mount Gerizim Site (Mount of Blessing)
  • Entry/Admission - Jacob's Well
  • Entry/Admission - The Samaritan Museum
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
I had a great time with Abood and his friend Breeto who took us to Jacob's well, the Holy Mount Gerizim and met with his grandpa who is the High priest and enjoyed delicious Samaritan snack prepared by grandma. They made us feel at home. The view from the top of Mount Gerizim
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Response from aboodcohens, Owner at Samaritan Experience (Traditions, History and Food)
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for coming we surely had a pleasure showing you around, thanks for the wishes <3
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It was very inspiring to meet Abud Cohen who shared about the rich Samaritan History & Traditions showing us around in the little museum. Later he accompanied us to Mount Gerizim the holy site for the Samaritan Community & sharedwit us May more stories & his personal
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Response from aboodcohens, Owner at Samaritan Experience (Traditions, History and Food)
Responded 4 Sep. 2019
Thanks for the review! We are very glad you found the tour inspiring, it was an absolute pleasure to show you around, don't forget to come by if you're around :)
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I had a great day with Abood, I was promptly picked up at my accommodation in Tel Aviv and drove off to the Samaritan village at Qiryat Luza. Our first stop was the community museum where he explained about the culture and history of his people, the main differences between Jews
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Response from aboodcohens, Manager at Samaritan Experience (Traditions, History and Food)
Responded 29 Aug. 2019
Hello Karlo, it was a pleasure to show you around! Thank you for giving us a positive and honest review, hope we see you on future tours! :)
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We had a great day with Abdullah. He showed us the mount of blessing, gave us lots of information about the Samaritan community and we had interesting discussions about the live within community, social life etc... We also had the luck to meet the High Priest and enjoy great
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Response from aboodcohens, Manager at Samaritan Experience (Traditions, History and Food)
Responded 26 Aug. 2019
Thank you! We had a lot of fun showing you guys around too, hope we meet again in future tours, new stories and food :)
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Breeto and Abood are really nice people who doing a great thing for the future and the presence to show a other side of Israel. They showing us around at Mount Gerizim and helped us to understand the Samaritans. They both can tell you everything about the Samaritan Culture. This
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Response from aboodcohens, Manager at Samaritan Experience (Traditions, History and Food)
Responded 26 Aug. 2019
Thank you for the postive review, me and Breeto had the pleasure to show you around share our traditions with you, as well as hear from you too :) hope we see you again!
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Key Details
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English, Arabic
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