Tourism in Gush Etzion
Gush Etzion is the rural area just 10 minutes from Jerusalem. Its natural green landscapes provide the perfect backdrop for fun family outings and meaningful activities. The fields and vineyards are still farmed using traditional methods, and you can follow the same ancient paths trodden by patriarchs and pilgrims through the centuries. In Gush Etzion, history and modernity blend together seamlessly to create memorable experiences for all ages.
How to Get Here
From Jerusalem – exit via Gilo on Route 60 southbound. There are frequent buses from Binyanei HaUma, Kanyon Malcha and Tzomet HaMinharot in Gilo.
From central Israel via Beit Shemesh (route 38), take routes 375 and 367 to reach the Gush region.
The Gush Etzion Tourism Authority exists to encourage visitors to enjoy the wide range of activities in the area, and to explore its history and heritage. Click here to contact us.