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Private Tour: Caesarea Acre and Rosh Hanikra Day Tour from Tel Aviv
"Start your day at the ruins of ancient Caesarea the city that was built more than 2000 years ago by King Herod the Great and became the capital of the Holy Land for 600 years.We will visit the enormous roman theater and the hippodrome (a horse racing arena) with 30000 (!) seats that will make you feel the spirit of the roman cit we will walk and enjoy the beauty of the lovely Caesarea Marina the ancient port which was one of the greatest and most modern ports in the Roman world.Haifa –In Haifa we will see one of Israel’s wonders – the beautiful Baha’i gardens. There we will have the exciting opportunity to learn about the unique while also exploring the rich history of Haifa.Acre-In Acre we will ‘go back in time’ to the crusaders era. We will hear their story; visit the incredible knights’ halls and walk through a 700 years old secret passage that was used by the""
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Private Tour: Caesarea Haifa Akko and Mediterranean Coast Day Tour from Tel Aviv
"Enjoy this day trip from Tel Aviv with a private guide to coastal Israel including a range of touring options that we can customize together. Visits to Caesarea the Carmel Mountains Haifa and Akko. We can explore King Herod's ancient port and harbor the city’s Roman theatre hippodrome
From $850.00
 
Jerusalem Private Transfer: Central Jerusalem to Haifa Port
"Whether you’re traveling individually as a couple or in a group your ground transport needs are covered by this private port transport service from your Jerusalem hotel to Haifa Port. When your vacation is over simply meet your driver in front of your hotel at a pre-arranged time. Then settle into your comfortable air-conditioned vehicle and head straight to the port in time for your cruiseWhen making a booking you will need to advise your cruise ship details and your Jerusalem hotel accommodation details. Your transfer will be confirmed instantaneously and you will be provided with a travel voucher to present to the driver. Approximately 24 - 48 hours prior to
From $85.00

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German Colony (Moshava HaGermanit)

Favorite thing Walking the streets of the old German Colony can give you a glimpse of the life of the immigrants to Israel. These German immigrants built a "colony" or neighbourhood around themselves to help them cope with a new life in a new country, a way to insulate themselves and instill a feeling of "the old home" while beginning a new home. You can see many of the original buildings and some of the Eucalyptus trees planted there are impressive.

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Dec 28, 2006

The German Colony

Favorite thing Visit the German Colony in the lower city. Here you'll find beautiful, reconstructed, 19th century houses, built by the German templars who had lived here. The German were sent to exile in Australia by the British during World War II. The entire area is now reconstructed and is full with cafés and restaurants. Looking up, one can see the amazing Bahai Gardens and Shrine (see travelogue). You can find more information in http://www.tour-haifa.co.il/Eng/germancolony/index.phtml.

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Jan 28, 2005
 
 
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The German Colony

German Colony is a nice district located in front of the lower side of Baha’I Gardens at the foot of Mount Carmel. It was established in 1868 by the German Templers, a protestant sect that tried to...
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The Port

During the British Mandate period Haifa and its port developed. Sir Frederick Palmer was the British port engineer who chose Haifa as the location for a deepwater port, and the main gate of the port...
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The Technion College

I have a confession to make. I grew up in a very non-scientific home. My father was a rabbi and a historian. My mother was a teacher of Hebrew and Bible. I was terrible in math and science from the...
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