Gush Etzion Winery Tours, Tasting, Restaurant & Event Gardens – BaYekev


The Gush Etzion Winery is a great attraction for tourists who want to learn more about wine, wine making and enjoy a delicious gourmet dairy meal in the heart of Gush Etzion. Located just 15 minutes outside Jerusalem.

The Visitor’s Center is surrounded by Vineyards with spectacular views and you are invited to visit the world of wine at the Gush Etzion Winery.

Winery Tours & Tasting at the Visitors Center
Look out to the high Judean hills and take a step back in time as you learn the history of wine making and its process.  Tour includes professional wine tastings & features a fascinating explanation of the wine process both from ancient times to modern times. The tour takes place in the vineyard as well as the winery.

Tour & Tasting (3 wines included): 25 NIS pp

The Visitors Center hosts a full wine gallery with the collection of Gush Etzion wines, liquor, gifts and other delicacies.

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BaYekev Dairy Restaurant

Dine in the elegant dairy and fish restaurant in the heart of the winery. Indoor and outdoor seating is available throughout most of the year. Indoor seating features a view into the winery whereas the outdoor seating has spectacular views of the vineyards.

The experienced kitchen staff is headed by Chef Ruth Shwartz and the dishes will surely meet your culinary wishes. Offering a wide range menu which includes a selection of fish, seasonal pasta dishes, stone-oven pizza, salads, freshly baked breads, delicacies, special breakfast and delectable desserts.

Don’t forget the incredible wines that you can order with your meals. The experienced staff will know what to recommend with each course.

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VIP Wine Tasting

A special wine event runs on average from 1.5 to 2 hours. The evening includes:

  • 8 different varieties of our wines
  • Focaccia and different types of breads
  • Dips and spreads
  • Olives & gourmet cheeses from the Sde Bar farm
  • Vegetable platter

*the table will be refilled as needed throughout the evening. Contact BaYekev for pricing.

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Bar/Bat Mitzvot & Weddings at Tamar’s Vineyard (Kerem Tamar)

The Events Garden is inspired by an archeological garden, the winery and the colorful and lush vineyards surrounding it.  Offering an intimate, rustic and beautiful space that overlooks the mountain views of Gush Etzion and its colorful and historic surroundings.

If you are looking for a beautiful location within nature to host your Bar or Bat Mitzvah or wedding…this is the right choice.

The Events Garden is suitable for both small and large events, and can accommodate up to 450 guests. For events the winery can offer either a dairy menu or a meat menu.

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Sunday to Thursday 10 am- 10 pm
Fridays 9 am- 1 pm

The Restaurant is closed for Pesach


Tour & Tasting Price: 25 NIS pp

Contact the restaurant for pricing


Whole Family
Tasting for ages 18+


English / Hebrew


Kashrut: Mehadrin

Venue: BaYekev Gush Etzion Winery

Address: Tzomet Gush Etzion
Gush Etzion, Israel
Neighborhood: Gush Etzion - Tzomet Hagush
Parking: FREE Parking