ABOUT YOUR GUIDE
Arieh is a veteran Israeli journalist and registered tour guide, specializing in VIP tours of foreign officials, businesspeople and diplomats. Among his clients have been UN ambassadors, US Mayors, Democratic and Republican leaders, Scholars and Journalists, as well as families and individuals.
Arieh is a well-known journalist in Israel as an anchor for Israel's English TV news as well as long-time defense correspondent for The Jerusalem Post. He appears regularly as a tour guide on I24's Holy Land Uncovered. In 2002-3 he was appointed as a Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University and in 2012 a Hoover Institution Media Fellow.
Arieh's background as a journalist covering Israel and the Middle East has given him insight, knowledge and stories that very few would be privy to. And he uses this to enhance his guiding and try to make it as fascinating, entertaining and enjoyable as possible.
A native of New Orleans, Arieh has been in Israel since 1981 and was a founder of the ecological village of Srigim in the Elah Valley, where he grows olives for oil and moonshines on the side.
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Tour Guide Services
Jerusalem City Tours
Dead Sea & Massada Tours
Tel Aviv & Jaffa
Archaeological Adventure Tours
Hiking and Trekking in Israel
Winery and Distillery Tours
Extreme Sports: mountain biking, paragliding, scuba diving, rock climbing and rappeling
TOUR BITES REVIEWS
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Weihan Chong, Singapore