Gush Etzion’s Annual Cherry Festival is coming up! Stay tuned for all of the details in the next few days!
Important: The season hasn’t started yet. It will start around the first week of June- All the updates on the Gush Etzion Tourism website!
Everyone is invited to come pick cherries & berries just 15 minutes away from Jerusalem and an hour’s drive from the center of the country.
Orchards in Gush Etzion:
David Squire’s Orchard
Price: Adult- 25 nis, Child (Ages 3&up)- 20 nis; Eat all the cherries you want while picking!
Fruit to pick: Sweet cherries, black and red raspberries, mulberries, wild strawberries, strawberries
Location: Next to Gavna Events in Old Messuot Yitzchak. On waze: “גוונא אירועים”
Buying price: You’ll have the chance to buy and enjoy the fruit you picked. Before leaving the fruit will be weighed and priced accordingly.
Hours: Must coordinate in advance.
Price: 25 nis/person. Eat all the cherries you want while picking.
Fruit to pick: Black and red raspberries and cherries (sweet and sour).
Buying price: 20 nis for a box of rapsberries, Cherries are priced by weight.
Location: Next to Deer Land Farm. On waze write: Deer Land Farm or חוות ארץ האיילים
Hours: Throughout the month of June- Sun-Thurs 9:00-17:00, Fridays 9:00-15:00
David Sikurel- Organic!
Price: 25 nis/person, 20 nis/children ages 1-10.
Location: Next to Deer Land Farm. On waze write: Deer Land Farm or חוות ארץ האיילים. You’ll see a sign that says “הדובדבנים של דוד- אורגני” next to Ein Abu Caleb
Hours: Fridays 8:00-14:00, Sweet cherries- Starting May 24th, Sour cherries- starting June 14th