Information for Tourists
Avritch Synagogue Safed
Tzfat 's Tourist Information Center is located on Alkebetz Street, below the Ari Ashkanazi Synagogue, between the Kosov and Abuhav synagogues. It is sponsored by Tzfat 's Partnership 2000 community, the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach FL and is activities are coordinated by the Livnot U'Lehibanot Israel Experience Program.
Visitors can walk into the center to receive advice and guidance for their Safed trip including information about local tour guides, historical sites and even an overview of a Safed walking tour . A virtual online walking tour is also available -- smartphone and tablet users can access the tour as they walk through the city.
Free Shabbat tours of Livnot's excavations of 16th century Tzfat are available in English on Shabbat afternoons. Call to confirm times which change according to the season.
Safed Tourist Information Center: 04- 692-4427
Tourist Information Numbers in the North
Tzfat Municipality (04)6971307
Tourist Info Tiberias (04)6791981
Tourist Info Tzemech (South of Tiberias) (04)6762727
Tourist Info Golan (04)6962885