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More than enough fun for Shavuot

What's happening around the country this holiday.

CHILDREN EXAMINE wheat at the Gilad Farm.
Photo by: DAVID LAZAR
There will be a plethora of activities for the whole family in the Modi’in area this Shavuot holiday season, including harvest festivals, cheese and wine workshops, tours and agricultural activities. This is a great opportunity to visit the vast Ben-Shemen Forest region – located just a short drive from Tel Aviv – where you can meet individuals who grow produce locally, pet some nice animals and smell wonderful herbs.

Gilad Farm Gilad Farm invites visitors to take part in its harvest festivities.



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