The winery was established in 2000 and it produces around 170,000 bottles annually. The winery is located close to the vineyards of Ramat Arad and is near Tel Arad, an archaeological site which has findings from the Canaanite Period and that of the early kings of Judah. A visit to the winery is suitable for groups of up to 20 participants and includes a guided tour of the various installations, including the pit where the grapes are delivered, the tank farm, the wine cellar, the bottling system and wine tastings. The explanations include information on the region and its vineyards. Guided tours to the vineyard and tours of the region’s sites, including the ancient agricultural implements path in the Yatir Forest, the Yatir Forest reservoir, and the early synagogue at the Ainim ruins, are available by prior arrangement. The winery also offers breakfast in the Yatir Forest when ordered in advance.
Sunday – Thursday: 10:00 – 14:00 Friday: 10:00 – 12:30 For groups only, and by prior arrangement.
How to get there:
The winery is at the Tel Arad Junction and can be accessed from Road 31, which links the Shoket Junction to Arad. The winery can also be reached via Road 80 from the direction of the Arara Junction in the Negev and the Yatir Forest. Tourist information is available on the Arad tourism department website: Additional information is available on the Hevel Yatir tourism website: hevelyatir.araddeadsea.gonegev.co.il
The information provided is the responsibility of the winery, and correct for the day it is published. We recommend contacting the winery for updated details of opening hours, kosher supervision, and other services. Please immediately inform the Israel Grape and Wine Council of any change in the information and winery details.