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Kibbutzim

A kibbutz is an Israeli collective community. Kibbutzim played an essential role in the creation of the State of Israel. This directory of Kibbutzim includes the homepages of Israel's Kibbutzim today.
Israeli Kibbutz Organization
This site gives an overview of the whole Kibbutz Movement.
Israeli Kibbutz Volunteers
Ever thought of being a kibbutz volunteer in Israel? If so, start to research your adventure via this site.
Israeli Kibbutz Reloaded
KibbutzReloaded.com is the only comprehensive web site dedicated to helping former kibbutz volunteers, Ulpan students and kibbutzniks re-connect with long-lost friends.
Kibbutz Afikim
German and Hebrew website with information on Afikim's vacation cottages for rent.
Kibbutz Alonim
Alonim is the Hebrew word for "oak trees". The Kibbutz, in the Jezreel Valley, is situated one of the few remaining natural oak forests in Israel.
Kibbutz Nahsholim
Nahsholim is situated just off the beach of historical "Dor Bay", "Tantura", on a spectacular stretch of Israel's Mediterranean coast, with the Carmel Mountains making a picturesque backdrop.
Kibbutz Alumim
Established in 1966 by graduates of the Bnei Akiva youth movement, this kibbutz is a member of the Religious Kibbutz Movement and is located in the Western Negev.
Kibbutz Be'eri
Kibbutz Be'eri is situated in the northern Negev Desert. It was founded in 1946, and bases its economy on a printing press and agriculture.
Kibbutz Beit Hashita
Visit the Beit Hashita's website to learn about the kibbutz, its industries, its American High School program and meet some of its members.
Kibbutz Cabri
Visit the homepage of Kibbutz Cabri, located on the Lebanese border, and learn what a kibbutz is. The site includes the history of Cabri, including its ancient history.
Kibbutz Dafna
Located in a lovely green spot in Upper Galilee panhandle, the kibbutz offers vacation family kibbutz style homes.
Kibbutz Dalia
Friendly website tells you about the kibbutz, its history and businesses, with an interesting feature showing which kibbutz members are online at any given moment.
Kibbutz Dorot
This official site of Kibbutz Dorot, which was founded in 1941, is in Hebrew only.
Kibbutz Eilot
Minimial information about this kibbutz located just north of Eilat.
Kibbutz Ein Dor (Archaeological Museum)
Learn a bit about the kibbutz and visit the museum at the same time.
Kibbutz Ein Gedi
The 120 room Ein Gedi Resort Hotel is located in on the edge of the Judean Desert, along the shores of the Dead Sea.
Kibbutz Ein Gev
Located on the eastern shore of the Kinneret, this kibbutz has a website telling about its holiday resort, its famous fish restaurant, and an attractive program for learning about the kibbutz experience.
Kibbutz Elifaz
Minimal information about this kibbutz located in the Arava Valley.
Kibbutz Erez
Kibbutz Erez is located in the northern Negev and it has a program for volunteers.
Kibbutz Gaash
Settled during the 1948 War of Independence, this kibbutz is located on a picturesque bluff overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, just north of Tel Aviv.
Kibbutz Gadot
Country lodging serves as a comfortable base for touring northern Israel.
Kibbutz Givat Brenner
Hebrew website of one of the largest kibbutzim in Israel, founded in 1928.
Kibbutz Grofit
Minimal information about this kibbutz located in the Arava Valley.
Kibbutz Gvulot
Kibbutz Gvulot (Gevulot), situated in the Habsor region, was established on May 12th, 1943 as an agricultural outpost (the first of three lookouts in the Negev). After the War of Independence, the settlement moved to its present location, about one and a half kilometers north-east of the outpost. Presently, the population includes about 300 people.
Kibbutz Hazorea
Hebrew website about this kibbutz and its industries.
Kibbutz Ketura
New website for this kibbutz and its activites, located in the Arava Valley.
Kibbutz Kfar Hanassi
Located in the Upper Galilee, this website has information about the kibbutz and its people, and The Village Inn Country Lodgings.
Kibbutz Kiryat Anavim
First kibbutz settled in the Judean Hills.
Kibbutz Lavi
Read about Kibbutz Lavi's mention in the Jerusalem Talmud, and learn about family life on a religious kibbutz.
Kibbutz Lohamei Hagetaot
Kibbutz Lohamei Hagetaot was founded in April 1949. The founding members were Holocaust survivors the last of the fighters in the Warsaw ghetto uprising and members of partisans units in the forests.
Kibbutz Lotan
Kibbutz Lotan, located in the Negev desert north of Eilat, is based on a modern spiritual approach to Judaism and fulfilling values of equality between the sexes. Volunteers at Lotan work in any of the kibbutz branches and services that need help - including kitchen, tourism and yard.
Kibbutz Maabarot
Founded in 1924, Kibbutz Maabarot is one of the first kibbutzim established by the Kibbutz Artzi Federation and is located in the Sharon Plain, near the old road from Petach Tikva to Haifa.
Kibbutz Malkiya
Information about the B'yahad educational tourism programs at the kibbutz.
Kibbutz Manara
Kibbutz Manara is located on the Lebanese border, 888 meters above sea level. The kibbutz's web site is entirely in Hebrew, and includes history, news and pictures of the kibbutz.
Kibbutz Mashabei Sade
Established in 1947 at Halutza, the kibbutz moved to its present site after the War of Independence. Its name comes from Yitzhak Sade, leader of the Palmach.
Kibbutz Massada
Country style lodging & hospitality at Kibbutz Massada, located in the heart of the Jordan Valley.
Kibbutz Megiddo
Country style hospitality at the southern entrance to the beautiful Jezre'el Valley, near the famous biblical site of the same name.
Kibbutz Merav
The youngest member of the Kibbutz HaDati (Religious Kibbutz) Movement, Kibbutz Merav sits upon the mountain ridge of Avinadav in the Gilboan mountains.
Kibbutz Mishmar Hasharon
Basic information about founded Mishmar Hashron, established in 1933 in the Sharon Valley.
Kibbutz Neve Harif
Minimal information about this kibbutz in Israel's south.
Kibbutz Or Haner
Kibbutz Or-Haner is located at the North Of the Negev area, western to Gaza strip, 6 kilometers. North of Sderot. The kibbutz was founded in 1957 and established by a youth group of South American (mostly from Argentina & Uruguay) immigrants, which followed Ben-Gurion`s (the first Israeli prime minister) appeal to Youths to revive the Israeli desert.
Kibbutz Revivim
Kibbutz Revivim, established in 1943 in the Negev, has a colorful site.
Kibbutz Saad
Hebrew information about a religious kibbutz located in the Negev.
Kibbutz Saar
Hebrew website for this kibbutz located north of Nahariya.
Kibbutz Samar
Minimal information about this kibbutz in the Arava Valley.
Kibbutz Sasa
Kibbutz Sasa was founded in1949 at the foot of Mount Meron, 900 meters above sea level.
Kibbutz Sde Eliyahu
This good site tells us about Kibbutz Sde Eliyahu, a religious kibbutz in the Bet Shean valley. The kibbutz combines a Jewish way of life with principles of kibbutz life and a devotion to the land and the people of Israel.
Kvutzat Shiller
Kvutzat Shiller was founded in 1927, and is situated in the southern-central coastal plain area of Israel, between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem.
Kibbutz Shomrat
Kibbutz Shomrat is located in northern Israel's coastal area. It was the first kibbutz founded after the Declaration of Independence in 1948.
Kibbutz Tamuz
This is an urban kibbutz, located in the city of Bet Shemesh. It was founded in 1987, and its website gives information about all aspects of urban kibbutz life.
Kibbutz Yahel
Kibbutz Yahel is located in the southern Arava, about 60 Km north of Eilat. The website tells about the kibbutz, its traditions, economy and people.
Kibbutz Yotvata
Kibbutz Yotvata, located north of Eilat in the Negev desert, was founded in 1957 by a Nachal group. The name "Yotvata" is found in the Bible as being the name of one of the way stations used by the children of Israel in their wanderings from Egypt to Canaan. The kibbutz is famous today for its successful dairy products and restaurants.
Kibbutz Zikim
Hebrew website for this kibbutz located south of Ashkelon.

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