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Galilee Sailing LTD

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Galilee Sailing is a boat company located on the Sea of Galilee. We operate sailings for groups and individuals. Our fleet of boats are the most unique in the Galilee as we provide ancient boats in all sizes, from 1 Person to 400 People. Our unique...more
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Yigal Alon Promenade | Ancient Boat Museum, Tiberias 14122, Israel
+972 50-939-7000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Captain David built this electric boat in ancient style; the silence of the engine allowed for us feeling transported back in time. He gave interesting narration, wide knowledge base allows him to customize to Jewish or Christian tourists. Booking by phone at the last minute...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Charlotte M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Captain David was so warm and friendly and laid back and made our experience extraordinary. FAR exceeded my expectations and they were pretty high! So overwhelming to get to do something so breathtaking. It was a truly humbling experience to put our feet in the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank rhonda99
Joey_sm, Manager at Galilee Sailing LTD, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Your words are very touching and we hope that one day you will come back again to the Holy Land!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

David was great, very knowledgeable and friendly. It stormed right when we were supposed to be boarding the boat, he encouraged us to wait out the storm and we boarded 15 minutes later and had a great time. The price was very reasonable, especially compared...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank HussTravel
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

An evening boat ride on the Sea of Galilee was a highlight of our trip. This is a wonderful way to see the coastline villages and enjoy the scenery in this beautiful part of Israel.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Private electric boat. Cptn David is the best!!! Great info and lots of fun... Previous traveler and will travel again!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Family R
Joey_sm, Manager at Galilee Sailing LTD, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Thanks for joining this special Experience, your words make us understand the hard effort we bring. Thanks and see you back soon...

Reviewed 28 November 2018

It was wonderful to see the remains of a boat that Jesus could have sailed in. It reminded me of the Mary Rose.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank janice538
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

What an incredible experience. Place your feet in the Sea of Galilee. David and the entire team provide a very meaningful journey around the Sea.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 39eddiet
Joey_sm, Manager at Galilee Sailing LTD, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Thanks for sharing your Experience! Means a lot for us! Thanks and see you back soon..

Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Nice ride across a calm Sea of Galilee. Cool breeze. The help was friendly and the trip was a pleasure. We sailed where Jesus walked. It’s the knowledge He walked on this water more than the ride itself, takes about 45 minutes depending on the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank P6021UYrichardk
Joey_sm, Manager at Galilee Sailing LTD, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Thank you Richard for the review! then yet not our boat. Hope you can find the right TripAdvisor page I think the name of this company is "Kineret Sailing" our name is Galilee sailing.

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

It was very easy to communicate and book with them. David took us out on his boat and he was like an old friend— someone you can laugh and joke with and at the same time not mind just being quiet with (as I found...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank merkchan
Joey_sm, Manager at Galilee Sailing LTD, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Thanks for your warm words! See you back soon!

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great boat ride with David at Galilee Sailing. He was very knowledgeable, fun to chat with, and the Galilee was beautiful. We had time to stop for a swim. It was a very relaxing and enjoyable experience. Would highly recommend it, thank...More

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank Robin H
Joey_sm, Manager at Galilee Sailing LTD, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thanks for your words! See you back soon.

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5 June 2018|
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Response from csteigerwald | Reviewed this property |
The best way to get an accurate answer is to send them a Facebook message (search for Galilee Sailing...I am not able to post a link here), or email them (joey at galileesailing daht kom). I had to replace the symbols with... More
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10 December 2017|
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Response from Joey_sm | Property representative |
Hi, 45 Minuets