Meet The Team

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Danny Herman

Chief guide and owner of “Israel Premium Tours”, Danny “the Digger” Herman is an archaeologist by education, with over 20 years of experience in guiding, 

His speciality is Christian and Biblical Archaeology, The Nabateans, and Numismatics.

Danny also appears occasionally on TV productions, and is a “regular” on TBN program – “The Watchman”.

Danny is married + 3 and lives in Modi’in


Fredi Wiesner

Alfred “Fredi” Wiesner is an accredited graduate of Haifa University. He spcializes in history, archaeology and religions in Israel.

Fredi is also a graduate of Yeshiva College, and being a native of Austria he is fluent also in German and Yiddish. 

With high social skills and a unique Yiddish style humor, Fredi is a great for both touring, and having a nice conversation.

Fredi is married + 4 and lives in Jerusalem


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Edan Geva

Edan’s parents move to Israel when he wa three years old.  They settled in a Kibbutz by the Sea of Galilee, and in high school Edan worked in the local dairy farm.

After his military service, in a tank unit, Edan studied  History, Theology and Archaeology. He also participated in the excavations of Ancient Hippos-Sussita.

Edan’s tours combine his own life experience of growing up in a kibbutz and serving in the armed corps forces.

Edan is married + 1



Moti Barness

Moti is veteran tour guide in Israel with great social skille, knowedge and experience.

Moti is an expert in off-road tours to the Judean Desert, and operates with a new luxury Land Rover discovery vehicle.

Moti’s tours are dynamic, fun, interesting and educational.

Moti is married + 2 and lives near Jerusalem


Haim Cohen

Dr. Haim Cohen

Archaeologist Dr. Haim Cohen is  a lecturer and researcher at Haifa University, currently leading the excavations at Kursi, site of the “Swime miracle”. 

Aside his academic career Haim is also a senior tour guide, with in depth knowledge in Biblical archaeology, Geography, and Religios.

Haim is married + ? and lives in Haifa


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James Elgrod

James parents came to Israel when he was two years old, 

After his military service James  became a political advisor in international affairs, but his passion from a young age was history, and eventually it drew him to become a proffesional tour guide. He is a senior guide for VIP at the City of David, and a member of “Israel Premmium tours”.

Yoni Ben Tsedef

Yoni Ben Tsedef

Yoni lives in Tel-Aviv and is a professional tour guide with more then 10 years of experience. He specializes in private and VIP tours and guided the Rolling stones, the pixies, and the productions of Madonna and Barbara Streisand.

Yoni is also a graduate in Archaeology, and operates with a specious Hyundai van.

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Ami Giz

Ami is a culinary expert and had a succesful catering service before deciding to change his lifestyle and become a proffesional tour guide. 

His tours are a multi senses experience, presenting Israel’s history as well as its tastes and smells. 

Ami is also a certified skipper, and operates with a nice new Merceded tourism Vehicle.

Ami lives in Jerusalem


Ariel Stolar

Ariel is a veteran guide with more hte 20 years of experienc. He spcializes in small groups and family tours, as well as business man. 

Ariel is fluent in both English, Spanish and Hebrew, and provides transportation with a nice Wolkswagen van. He is also a skilled runner.

Ariel is married + 3 and lives near Modi’in.

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