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Jordan River Village

Pob 407, Givat Avni 15227, Tiberias 15118, Israel
+972 4-675-9111
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Nice and clean

I come here often with my tourists. the place is nice, clean and personal friendly. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Marcos Enrique R
Jerusalem District, Israel
Over commercialized

A historical religious place where tourist now get ripped of. It's such a waste that this place is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Soest, The Netherlands
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Pob 407, Givat Avni 15227, Tiberias 15118, Israel
+972 4-675-9111

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I come here often with my tourists. the place is nice, clean and personal friendly. Lots of Christians love to renew their baptismal vows, and they have facilities where to change, and use towels for rent, nice place to drink some coffe and wait for...More

Thank Marcos Enrique R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A historical religious place where tourist now get ripped of. It's such a waste that this place is now in hands of people who rip of the religious people. A not must visit if you are not religious.

Thank mahlegrand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Sea of Galilee empties into the River Jordan near here as it begins its path Southward toward the Dead Sea. It is close to the river's mouth that John performed a Baptism on Jesus. Granite steps and railings lead down to the river where...More

1  Thank Marf13669
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent $10 USD here! What a bargain for someone to maintain this place, and yes, just about like any place, there is a gift shop. We joined in with a group that was already there with pastors, this was a GOD thing! We had...More

1  Thank jcarter29072
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I believe in Yeshua the Messiah the Hebrew way. I took my immersion in the Yarden and it was a wonderful experience.

1  Thank Isabelle E
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Review by Dr Sim. John The Baptist was Here. Must Visit by Tourists. John baptized Lord Jesus in the Jordan River. The River is surprisingly narrow. You can see the 2 or 3 Jordanian solders across the river reading newspapers. At the same time, the...More

Thank drsim001
Reviewed 25 August 2017

In this place people get baptized in the river of Jordan (It's not where Jesus was baptized), There a several gift shops, snack bars and etc. Restrooms may cost a few pennies.

Thank amirhabib18
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This place is packed with religous tourists who want to get baptisted here just as jesus did. You can stroll around and walk with your feet in the water and assist to people or groups being baptised. Which makes it an intersting stop even for...More

Thank DjangoDjango
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We rode a rubber canoe down this very shallow river. It was a lot of fun even maneuvering when it got grounded in shallow water having to get out and move it then jump on again. And there are a few rapids that make it...More

Thank Dansza
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This location is a well-designed area of the Jordan River where baptisms are done in the best environment possible. There are multiple positions where baptisms can take place. No, it is not the spot where Jesus was baptized but it is representative. The proprietors provide...More

Thank Terry S
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19 September 2017|
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Response from Isabelle E | Reviewed this property |
Probably not, but you should email them
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Ann F
30 April 2016|
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Response from rafael-guide-israel | Reviewed this property |
I supose you have a car in Tiberias so you follow road 90 south and after you finish seeing the lake of Tiberias you see the Jordan river and turn to Jardenit . Otherwise Egged busses 442 but you need to ceck on internet... More
Rosemary K
4 December 2015|
Response from rafael-guide-israel | Reviewed this property |
Jardenit is the name and you can ceck for the opening hours on the site