Cherry and Berry Picking in Gush Etzion 2024

Just a 15 minute drive from Jerusalem and less than an hour from Tel Aviv you’ll find the sweetest cherries to pick in Israel! We invite you to join us for a month-long cherry picking in the Gush Etzion orchards.

While you’re in Gush Etzion, don’t miss out on the many exciting attractions, restaurants, tzimmers, breathtaking views, springs, hiking trails, and more…

🎁 Enjoy special discounts for cherry and berry pickers!

👆Click here for the list of discounts.


Kfar Etzion’s Cherry Orchard

What you will pick: Cherries

Happening events: Every Monday, Thursday and Friday a happening event will be held with fun activities at no additional cost. Activities include: pita baking, arts & crafts, picnic areas, hammocks, small wading pool for kids, plays about Gush Etzion’s past and present day agriculture, tours of the Russian Monastery.

Dates: 19.5-28.6.2024 (Picking may be extended past these dates, stay tuned!)

Hours: Sun-Thurs 14:00-19:30, Fridays 9:00-15:00

Happening hours: Mondays & Thursdays: 16:30-19:30, Fridays  & Holiday evenings 9:00-15:00

Cost: 35 nis/person (ages 3 and up), 28 nis/person in a group over 30 people.

Enjoy all the cherries you can eat while in the orchard. You can weigh and buy the cherries you pick on the way out.

Groups: Click here to book your group visit

Phone: 053-4726975, Phone calls will be answered between 8:30-16:30, you can leave a whatsapp message after those hours.

Location: Click here to navigate using waze.

For more information click here.


Petel Bahar

What you will pick: Cherries, mulberries and raspberries

Dates: 24.05.2024, 31.05-21.06.2024

Hours: Sun, Mon, Weds, Thurs 09:00-17:00. Tues 09:00-19:00. Fri 09:00-15:00. Closed on Saturday. No need to coordinate in advance.

Cost: 30 nis/person (ages 2 and up). Special rate for group visits, must call in advance to coordinate!

Enjoy all the cherries you can eat while in the orchard. You can weigh and buy the cherries you pick on the way out.

Phone: 052-8343922

Location: Click here to navigate using waze.


Peirot Bayaar

What you will pick: Cherries and mulberries

Dates: Beginning of June. Exact dates will be updated soon! 

Hours: Sunday-Friday, Must coordinate in advance.

Cost: 30 nis/person ages 3 and up.  Enjoy all the cherries you can eat while in the orchard. You can weigh and buy the cherries you pick on the way out.

In addition, an educational activity about nature and agriculture can be booked. Great for families, summer camps, birthdays or any group!

Phone: David 054-6700710

Location: Click here to navigate using waze.


David’s Organic Cherries

Pick sour organic cherries!

Dates: 21.06.2024

Hours: 8:00-14:00

Cost: 10 nis/person. The cherries you pick to take home will be sold for 25 nis/1.200 kg basket.

What you will pick: Sour organic cherries

Location: Click here to navigate using waze.

For more information: Click here


Any questions?

Feel free to reach out to the Gush Etzion Tourism office. 02-9933863 | [email protected]