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Tel Dan

Road 99, Israel
+972 4-695-1579
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Exciting, intersting, diverse

Great touristic location with lots of water, an adventurous travel path and amazing archeology... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Raphael B
Herzliya, Israel
Wonderful walk in the lush wet woods

Tel Dan is the start of the Dan River that later becomes the Jordan. There are trails to wander... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Eric K
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“wading pool” (12 reviews)
“ancient city” (9 reviews)
“nature reserve” (12 reviews)
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Road 99, Israel
+972 4-695-1579

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great touristic location with lots of water, an adventurous travel path and amazing archeology. Intersting for adults, fun for adults and children.

Thank Raphael B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tel Dan is the start of the Dan River that later becomes the Jordan. There are trails to wander around and see the starting spring, a wadding pool, an old flour mill, and the Pooh tree. It is a wonderful walk, with shorter areas that...More

Thank Eric K
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Nice park with Dan River flowing through – very attractive. The Dan is an important source of water to the Jordan River. We took the Long Walk along the Dan River up to the High Place – pleasant walk with the smell of fig trees...More

Thank Whistledown
Reviewed 9 August 2017

You must not miss the wonderful hike in Tel Dan. It is like a little heaven, magic forest to walk in, near the river, great trees, shaded mostly, a short rout for the disabled, a nice route for children and a more challenging route for...More

Thank Gilikl
Reviewed 9 June 2017

It’s at the northernmost city of the Kingdom of Israel and belonging to the tribe of Dan.To the west is the southern part of Mount Lebanon; to the east and north are the Hermon mountains. Melting snow from the Hermon Mountains provides the majority of...More

Thank Shyamala10
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We visited Tel Dan but were very disappointed. It feeled like some kind of family amusement park. There are some Small hiking or let's better say walking trails. Some small archelogical sites, a look out but nothing really special compared to other sites in this...More

Thank Eric1408
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

An area claimed by the tribe of Dan at the base of Mount Hermon. Dan Springs is one of the 4 sources of the Jordan River. This site was for generations the scene of demonic worship and some have identified as The Gates of Hell....More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

First we walked among this roaring headwaters of the Jordan River with a small wading pool. Walking further we discovered the ancient gate and then Abrams arch, the oldest full arch (3700 years) in the world. This place is just amazing.

Thank jekcpa
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This was a lovely, beautifully landscaped walk through archeological ruins of a city which was occupied by the Canaanites and the Israelites. We could see high places, a city gate and an arched gate that may have been the very one that Abraham walked through....More

Thank BeckySD
Reviewed 25 April 2017

As stated- a popular place with nice trails and with many opportunities to cross or walk along the clear and ice cold rushing mountain water streams. The trails are not adequately marked- everyone seemed to be getting lost, especially those of us who were not...More

Thank Buc_Haish
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17 May 2017|
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Response from VisitIsrael | Reviewed this property |
Yes as it's full of rocks and not very comfortable on the feet.