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Hi I'm Gila, and I am a licensed Tour Guide, I'm originally from Australia but I have been living in Israel for almost 14 years. Come Walkabout Israel with me and learn the history, experience the cultural diversity and have a taste of the unique...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It is obvious why Gila is the top-rated tour guide in Israel. She is extremely knowledgeable and conveyed the history and other aspects of the areas we toured. She explained the geography of the regions we visited in a nice folder of maps. She is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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gilalevitan, Owner at Walkabout Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! I'm so glad that your trip worked out and I was honoured to show you around Israel! Wishing you all the best and stay in touch!

Reviewed 3 days ago

What a wonderful tour of Jaffa! Gila is so well informed about the place's many layers of history. She has great suggestions and a very keen eye. Unforgettable tour.

Date of experience: December 2018
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gilalevitan, Owner at Walkabout Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much! It was fun walking around together and I hope you enjoyed the rest of your stay in Israel!

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Traveled to Israel with my wife and oldest son (almost 13). We debated joining a big tour group catering to our religion (the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) or Christianity in general. We couldn't be happier that we chose to tour with Gila...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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gilalevitan, Owner at Walkabout Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

A 5*+ review! Jon, it was an absolute pleasure to take you and your family around, I loved every minute including all your questions which just demonstrated your keen interest and made it more enjoyable for me. I hope that our paths will cross again...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Gila is the best informed tour guide I have been privileged to meet, evidenced by her passion for and knowledge of her subject. She has this ability to make a group of strangers of all ages and from different countries bond and even become friends...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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gilalevitan, Owner at Walkabout Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks Estelle for the warm and generous review. Truly was a pleasure and I'm so happy you ended up on my tour and I hope our paths cross again one day!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Was great fun walking with Gila! She's knowledgeable and has a keen sense for the most interesting parts of Jerusalem to see if you're only there for a short time. She was also super flexible with options of what do see which was a great...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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gilalevitan, Owner at Walkabout Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much!!! I'm so happy all of you had a fun day and it was wonderful to meet you all!! I hope to see you again on a future visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I (all adults) recently did a tour of the old city with Gila. This was the highlight of our trip. She took us through all four quarters and lead her tour with excitement and great knowledge of the history of the area....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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gilalevitan, Owner at Walkabout Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks so much! What a fun day! So happy that I got to show you around my favourite places and that you loved it too! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gila was a delight from beginning to end which added to the success of our walking tour through Jerusalem. She is knowledgeable and communicates this knowledge in such a way that we all found interesting. I would highly recommend her as a travel guide and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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gilalevitan, Owner at Walkabout Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!!! It was a fun and special day to be with your family all together and I do hope that when you come back we can go on more adventures! Wishing you all the best!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Gila really made this tour fun and informative. She kept it to the planned two hours, was very knowledgeable and warm, and was really, genuinely interested and enthusiastic about the tour - which is not always so easy to find!

Date of experience: November 2018
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gilalevitan, Owner at Walkabout Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Julie, I'm so happy that you enjoyed your time and discovered something new. I do love the bus station! Hope to see you on another tour!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gila is an amazing and knowledgeable guide. She is very informative and comfortable to be with. Her sense of humor is top notch! We spent two full days in Jerusalem learning the history of the city, visiting each quarter and seeing the sights and market,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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gilalevitan, Owner at Walkabout Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. You can never have too many friends so I'm glad we met and now I have some more! Looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 31 October 2018

gila is an excellent sweet person and excellent professional experienced guide. we had amazing day in jerusalem markets and the old citi. very much recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
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gilalevitan, Owner at Walkabout Israel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thanks so much for your kind review! I hope we will be able to tour again together soon!

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Camilla T
9 May 2018|
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Response from Norman O | Reviewed this property |
HiCamilla I recently did 7 exciting days with Walkabout Israel. I hope you can get her. You will not be sorry As for costs. It depends on where you are and what you want to do. Good luck
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23 April 2018|
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Response from gilalevitan | Property representative |
Hi unfortunately I'm not available could you please write to my email with your details so I can help you Gila.levitan at gmail
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11 April 2018|
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Response from gilalevitan | Property representative |
Hi Robert, I sent you a private message to your tripadvisor inbox. Thanks for being in touch. Gila
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