Eretz Breishit: Genesis Land
Enjoy an ancient experience at Eretz Breishit when you are greeted by Eliezer and brought into the tent of Avraham. Be a part of the Biblical story when you ride a camel to the tent and partake in some light refreshments from the couple known for their hospitality. Visitors are given clothes to wear from Biblical times and have a chance to meet Biblical characters (not all characters are present each day). Eretz Breishit is a 20 minute drive outside of Jerusalem near Maale Adumim. There is an option to stay overnight or to enjoy a biblical meal (lunch or dinner) if reserved in advance.
Opening Hours: During daylight. Reservations are required Closed on Saturday
Family Package Prices: $24 per person + additional fee for additional activities
Activities and Creative workshops: Parchment Writing: Write a letter in ancient Hebrew script on parchment using a quill and ink.
Pita Baking: Make your own pittas and bake them in a fire.
Mosaics: Create a picture from colored mosaic stones.
Pottery: Mold clay to create beautiful dishes and jugs.
Pottery Restoration: Reconstruct a piece of pottery from its shards.
Hafla: Ancient meals in the tent.
“With Timbrel and Dance”: Watch the sun set over the Judean Desert accompanied by the music of drummers’ hands.
Camel Rides: Camel trekking from Genesis Land along the ridge above the spectacular riverbed of Wadi Kelt.
Jeep Rides: Thrilling jeep rides across the endless desert landscape.
En Mabua: An oasis, a peaceful place with cool refreshing spring and explanations, a short tour and herbal tea.
Eretz Breishit is handicap accessible.
How To Get to Eretz Breishit… By Car: Call for directions
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