Carmey Avdat Farm: Activities and Price-List last update: 1.1.2015
The Basic Tour: English Guide: Approximately 75 minutes
The basic tour offers a variety of fascinating lecture topics. Lectures are available on the following topics: the Wine Route project; wine production in the area in the past and present; the private farms of the Negev; relations with the Bedouin population, and nature conservation issues. Visitors receive a comprehensive presentation of the Negev highland region and the role that Carmey Avdat Farm plays in it. Refreshments of herbal tea are provided for all lecture guests. A trip to the ancient rock drawings and to a nearby vista point is also included upon request.
The price per participant is 25 NIS. There is a minimum rate of 750 NIS
for groups of less than 30 participants.
The Basic Tour + Wine Tasting
We offer visitors a tour of the wine cellar to sample the local vintage as part of the basic tour. The price per participant is 30 NIS. There is a minimum rate of 900NIS for groups of less than 30 participants.
Basic Tour + the Metal Shop+ wine Tasting: English Guide: Approximately 2 Hours
Tours of the farm can be combined with a visit to the farm's metal shop for a demonstration of welding and metal work. Eyal explains his craft, his tools and techniques as he works. Refreshments of herbal tea are also provided.
The price of this guided tour is 41NIS per person. There is a minimum rate of 1230 NIS for groups of less than 30 participants.
Special Workshops: English Guide: Approximately 3 Hours
Workshops are available on a variety of relevant topics upon request. Subjects include various forms of desert agriculture, nature conservation, the settlements of the Negev, and the process of making wine from the vineyard to the bottle. These may be combined with a workshop in welding and metalwork. The price for a three-hour workshop is 1750 NIS. Workshops are limited to up to 30 participants.
Desert Tea Ceremony+wine tasting: English Guide
Guests are given a guided tour of the farm with a visit to the wine cellar to sample the local vintage, and are treated to homemade cakes and herbal tea brewed from a wide selection of locally-grown herbs. The price of this tour is 51 NIS per person There is a minimum rate of 1530 NIS for groups of less than 30 participants.
All the activities listed above require advance booking. Visitors who only wish to visit the farm store need not book in advance and the visit is free of charge.