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Helen C.

Jerusalem, Israel

I have lived, laughed, loved and lamented in Jerusalem for over 20 years.

I feel at home in her alleyways and markets and I know all of her stories and most of her secrets.
Originally from sunny London, England, I came to Israel after graduation, in order to follow my childhood sweetheart. I can find my way around the country using the bible or a map. I can show you the castles of knights and the palaces of kings, the battle grounds of yesterday's wars and the context of today's debates. I can tell you how a man votes (or in some cases doesn't), by looking at the hat he wears (or in some cases doesn't).
I have brought up my own children to know and love Israel and enjoy taking other children on the same journey of enrichment and discovery… and sometimes just plain fun.
I am also one of only a small group of tour guides to receive accreditation from the Ministry of Tourism as a specialist in wine tours around the country. So if you are interested in learning some more about this subject and visiting some of the vineyards and wineries, do let me know.

Credentials

Tour Guide certified by Israel Ministry of Tourism
Specialist in Wine Tourism certified by Israel Ministry of Tourism
Driver with Public Vehicle License certified by Israel Ministry of Transport
BA in Theatre Studies (University of Warwick)
Mother of 3 (unlicensed)

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Private tour guide Helen

Highlights of the Jewish and Christian,...

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A four hour tour of the most important Jewish and Christian sites in,...

330 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

4 hours

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Private tour guide Helen

The Etzion Bloc

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The Wild West

800 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

6 hours 30 min.

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Private tour guide Helen

From the Spiritual to the Sublime

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From Jerusalem to Caesarea and Surrounding areas

800 USD per tour

(for up to 6 people)

9 hours

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Temple Mount and either the Jewish Quarter,...

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Four hour tour of some of Jerusalem's must see sites.

330 USD per tour

(for up to 10 people)

4 hours

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