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Zichron Yaakov

zichron fountainZichron Ya’akov is one of the first Jewish Colonies in the Holy Land.  Founded in 1882 by the Baron James (=Ya’akov) de Rothschild, Zichron Ya’akov is named after him. 

zichron cemeteryToday Zichron has several points of interest such as the “founders street” (now a pedestrian street), including the Aharonson family house, the local cemetary, and the “Carmel” winery.

Zikhron Ya’akov

Zikhron Ya’akov ( Hebrew: זִכְרוֹן יַעֲקֹב, lit. “Jacob’s Memorial”; often shortened to just Zikhron) is a town in Israel, 35 kilometres (22 mi) south of Haifa, and part of the Haifa District. It is located at the southern end of the Carmel mountain range overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, near the coastal highway ( Highway 2).

tripadvisor Zichron Ya’akov on Tripadvisor

Points of Interest in the Area

atlit9 Atlit Detainee Camp
 caesarea arch jump Caesarea
 druze Druze

Book a Private Tour to the Zichron Yaaakov

Zichron Yaakov is about 1 hour drive north of Tel-Aviv and takes about 2 hours to explore.

Contact me for a proposal of a full day tour, that will also include a visit to Zichron Yaakov.