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Gush Etzion’s Annual Cherry Festival 14.6.2019!

Now bigger than ever!

Come joins us for the annual cherry festival in Gush Etzion!

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So, what’s on the menu?

🍒Pick cherries and enjoy all the cherries you can eat! 
🍒Food stands
🍒Artists fair
🍒Bouncy castles  
🍒Arts & crafts, face painting, pita baking, musicians, drum circle and more!! 

Where? Rosh Tzurim. Organized parking at Chatmar Etzion with shuttles leaving to the event every 10 minutes! 

When? Friday June 14th, 2019, 11th of Sivan 09:00-14:30 pick as many cherries as you want, right off the tree.
**Due to the extreme heat and its effects on the cherries this season, the date has been changed from 21/6 to 14/6**

Cost (Ages 3 and up):

The entrance fee covers all activities, including picking and eating cherries in the orchard.

Additional fee for taking cherries out of the orchard.

30 NIS – at the festival

25 NIS — buy your tickets in advance by June 11th 22:00

Click here to purchase your tickets in advance! 

 Free parking at “Chatmar Etzion”- “חטמ”ר עציון”. Shuttles will leave to the Cherry Orchards in Rosh Tzurim every 10 minutes. 

Directions:

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From Jerusalem take the 60 road from Gilo to  Gush- Etzion Junction. Turn right on the junction (west) then  turn left after the new Alon Shvut entrance and follow the signs. Parking attendants will be there to help you.

For bus passengers- take the 364 or 361 bus from Jerusalem (at the station opposite Binyanei Ha’uma). Get off at the Rosh Tzurim station.

Lodging Options: 

The Cherry Festival visitors are welcome to stay the weekend in Gush Etzion at discounted rates!

Kfar Etzion15% off!!02-9935133Kfar Etzion Field School
Bat Ayin20% off!!055-6617154, 052-8753745Ginat Egoz
Sde BoazFree breakfast!! 052-4317074Ruth’s Home
Bat Ayin20% off!!052-6613361LaZug
Bat Ayin100 nis off if you book two weekend nights052-8109471Atnachta Boutique Cabins
TekoaFree bottle of wine with every reservation+ 20% off on the second night of a weekend stay!! 050-6736452Tzimmer Nof Herodion
Kashuela Farm, just outside of GvaotCamping (set up your own tent) for 25 nis/person instead of 35 nis + 20% off of other lodging options including staying in a teepee, large tents, or the guest house!! Advance reservation required. 052-5992737Kashuela Farm
Bat Ayin150 nis discount on the second night of a weekend stay!!  054-7489015 או 02-993887Tzimmer Marrero (la cabana)
Efrat054-5502156Efrat B&B
Tekoa050-6750666Little House in Tekoa
Tekoa0526698857 אליהו, 0523825200 שריFinjan Han
Bat Ayin052-7203715 029931722Tal Bakfar
Efrat054-5528470Nof Etzion
Alon Shvut052-3003689, 02-9931978Tzimmer Alon Shvut
Alon Shvut052-2606301,02-9937300Har Etzion Guest House
Tekoa052-2210399, מספר ארה”ב-1-929-2141765Villa Herodion
Tekoa0522355416 או 0546446223Sfar Hamidbar Farm
Bat Ayin052-6564935Esther’s Place
Pnei Kedem052-8591491, 02-9933963Swim in the view @ Ranel

Feel free to call the Gush Etzion Tourism office with any questions! 02-9933863