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Walk through the Historic American Colony

Back in 1866, a group of the Christians from the State of Maine settled here, bringing their homes with them. This Virtual On-Line Tour takes you 150 years back to those fascinating times when American Settlers were the first the resettle the Holy Land.

From Jaffa
Online Experience
45 min
Explore Middle East
Upto 10 people
English
Highlights
  • Highly interactive walking tour, live streamed from the American Colony in Tel Aviv
  • Hear interesting anecdotes about the American Settlers and the Holy Land Revival
Description

Walk down the streets where time has stopped, on this live, real time tour from the streets of Tel Aviv. This online experience will take you 150 years back to those fascinating times when American Settlers from the State of Maine were the first to resettle in the holy land. You will hear the fascinating story of the first settlers as you enjoy the sight of their well preserved wooden homes, which they brought with them from the States. This area is a real hidden gem of the Tel Aviv-Jaffa, a great insight to the story about the Holy Land Revival.

About this experience
Instructions
  • Please have a good internet connection and zoom app installed on your phone or laptop
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be delivered via email shortly after the booking
Know before you go
  • You can book this tour for $32 per screen or for $160 for a private session for up to 10 screens joining this tour from anywhere in the world. You will see the option to book this experience as a private tour on the checkout page if it is available for that time slot.
  • Since this tour involves walking to various places, at times the internet connection may be weak. However, we will attempt to minimise such disruptions
Meet your Host
Levi Zelkind

I'm a professional tour guide, certified to guide all over Israel, with an experience of over 10 years. My city is Tel Aviv Jaffa, which I know and love with all my heart. However, I have been unable to provide my services due to COVID-19 for a few months now. I am glad to be associated with tourHQ in providing my services with interactive sessions to reconnect with the people and to ensure that they can experience even without leaving their homes.

From USD 32 / Screen
Important Information
  • Refundable : Yes
  • The tour can be canceled up to 24hrs before the scheduled tour
  • The date is based on the local time zone of the experience host
  • Since the activity is conducted outdoors, it may need to be rescheduled in case of poor weather conditions