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Private tour guide Leiah

Leiah J.

Be'er Sheva', Israel

Hi! I'm a licensed tour guide and I'm excited to share my love of Israel with you!

My passion is using story-telling, education and experiences to connect people to all that Israel has to offer and to give them a wider perspective in order to connect Israel's story to my clients. All parts of Israel, history, nature, religious traditions, modern culture, even food! create a tapestry with themes that are relevant to much of the world and I tap into all those topics through stories and experiences to draw people into their experience as a tourist.

I grew up in Minnesota in a story-telling family and chose to make Israel as my home as an adult. I am licensed by the Ministry of Tourism and have a commercial limousine license. I have a BA in Philosophy from the University of Pittsburgh and a MS in Chemistry from Carnegie Mellon. I'm a mom to 6 boys and love hiking, games and learning new things.

If you have a particular interest, I can help to craft a personal tour for you. I have worked with a wide range of individuals and groups from all walks of life to help them to get the most out of their time in Israel and to connect with their experience.

I look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Israel!


- Licensed guide - Israel Ministry of Tourism
- Licensed driver - commercial - Israel Transportation Ministry
- Tour Educator - Machon Taglit, Israel


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Tel Aviv History Private Walking Tour


Come discover His (and Her) Story behind the modern city of Tel Aviv,...

425 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

6 hours

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Private tour guide Leiah

Jerusalem Old City Basements and Rooftops,...


Come discover the secrets found in the basements and vistas of the,...

375 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

5 hours

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