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Kibbutz Kinneret | Jordan Valley, Kinneret 1511800, Israel
+972 4-675-9111
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Yardenit, the Baptismal site on the Jordan River, welcomes pilgrims and tourists from all over the world, to experience the beauty of Baptism or Re-Dedication in the pristine waters of the Jordan River. Entrance to the site is free. Yardenit offers separate Baptismal pools along the river, enabling pilgrims to comfortably conduct private worship ceremonies of Baptism or Re-dedication, in accordance with their particular beliefs and tradition.
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Kibbutz Kinneret | Jordan Valley, Kinneret 1511800, Israel
+972 4-675-9111
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place.. Worth stopping by for sure. Great for seeing the Jordan River. Very friendly staff.

Thank Shahar A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was nice to see groups of people getting baptized at this site from a baby to people of advanced age. There is a peace felt throughout the place. All is very nice.

Thank Tresleches
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is not just the central city but the most industrialized of this country. Lucky to visit this one. Lots of boutiques selling gold and other gem accesories. Its streets are astonishingly clean and safe to roam around.

Thank Jack F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was able to be baptized in the Jordan river. There is no words to be able to describe how meaningful that opportunity was. The ten dollar robe rental was worth it. Plus I got to try date honey which was delicious.

Thank ipwnbbq
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you wish to renew your faith with a traditional immersion baptism, this is a must stop. It is very well organized. You purchase a robe for $10 ($20 for a fancier robe). If you are with a group, they have an area your group...More

Thank calota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a spiritual highlight to be baptized in the same river as Jesus was! My pastor baptized me. It was wonderful to go with 41 believers from church!

Thank terry m
Reviewed 17 May 2017

An interesting little place for the non believer but much more for those who wish to an official dunking in the river Jordan. Make up your own mind but the juice bar is great!

Thank Steve L
PRYardenit, Public Relations Manager at Yardenit, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey, Thank you for writing and I agree with you that the juice bar is great! Hope to see you again. Sincerely, Shahar PR

Reviewed 13 May 2017

If you a real Christian and want to get baptized than the is the place to go. Very spiritual and a place where you feel closer to God tan any other place.

Thank domaxbeni
Reviewed 3 May 2017

There was no fee to enter the attraction so the revenues from the shops and restaurant subsidize the operations. The large parking lot indicates the popularity of the site. Most of the visitors we saw were tourists. We saw one baptism of a gentleman with...More

Thank Dushi-NY
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We had lunch at the restaurant and then shopped a little in the stores near. Excellent food and Service. We had St. Peters Fish and a great salad bar. The Baptismal Grounds were very serene and beautiful.

Thank Roger D
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8 May 2017|
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Response from PRYardenit | Property representative |
Hey fitam, We do not have lockers in the showers. Our guests take their bags with them to the River which is only 25 meters away.
Erica J
31 May 2016|
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Response from PRYardenit | Property representative |
‫Hey, you can always contact Yardenit and get a list of local Pastors that can help. Sincerely, Shahar A.‬
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Anslee B
31 March 2016|
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Response from CRISTINA P | Reviewed this property |
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