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  4/17/2014, Nissan 17, 5774

Council: Gush Etzion a Big Hit on Chol Hamoed

A record breaking number of people visited Gush Etzion Wednesday, the first day of Chol Hamoed Pesach.

Over 10,000 people visited the various sites in the region, including the Herodian, site of King Herod's ancient palace, as well as the Charitun Cave near Tekoa – the first time tours of the cave have been conducted.