Experience At The Farm

You will encounter over 200 alpacas and llamas that also walk freely around the farm. There is not other place where you will be able to see everything, from breeding, raiding, sheering and manufacturing the wool of the alpacas done under one roof!

On The Farm You Will Meet

We have animals for wool, such as alpacas, llamas, goats and a camel.

There are also other animals such as donkeys, horses, chickens and herding dogs.

Take A Tour

In the paths of the farm, you will experience the tranquil atmosphere of the farm within the magical desert setting

Feeding The Alpacas

Our guests are welcome to hand-feed the alpacas and llamas. Each family will receive a bag of food to give the animals.

Learn Our Story

One of our wonderful team members will take you through the fascinating journey of how the farm started. From their origin in the Andes Mountains across the world to the Negev Mountains! You will learn of their unique habits such as sand-bathing, and their own version of “public bathrooms” of the herd. And of course, you will hear about why they spit!

Explore Our Wool Factory

You will be able to learn about the special qualities of the alpaca wool, and about the “wool road” – The process from the alpaca to the finished product.

Llama Rides For Children

Riding the llama is for children up to 20kg (44lbs). Family member can accompany by foot.

Participate In Art and Crafts In The Stone Hut

You can draw and use one of our coloring papers, or purchase art kits such as “Indian Eye” or “Pom-poms” that you can take as a souvenir!

The Stone Hut

A closed area where you are able to relax, enjoy a cup of coffee or tea and ice cream while looking through the windows towards the farm

Horseback Riding

A relaxing ride towards the Ramon Crater, a ride that is suitable for everyone even those without riding experience.

The Llama Swing

A 20 minute walk to the hilltop overlooking the farm and the vast desert. This is a wonderful viewpoint of the surrounding area.

Picnic Llama

An easy hike from the farm to the surrounding hilltops with your own personal llama! The llama will carry a small picnic of the group, and snacks for the llama too. The average time for this excursion is around 2 hours.

Caravan Camping Area

The cost per night is 250 NIS for a couple, and an additional 50 NIS per person over the age of three. The price includes entrance to the farm. At the site there is connection to water (not electricity). The area is closed to only one group at a time, and is limited to 10 people.

Shearing Holiday

We also celebrate with the start of the shearing season. During spring, our alpacas enjoy a fresh haircut, and all our visitors are welcome to join in the experience of shearing. This is done within the amphitheater of the farm.

Wool Products

Before the winter ends, we invite you to look at our new catalog and indulge with the unique alpaca wool products!

Picnic Llama

Excursion to the Ramon Crater with a personal llama that carries the picnic and accompanies you during the trip.

The Llama will carry the following: lemonade/hot tea, cookies and fresh fruit. You are welcome to bring additional food as well.

​Leaving the farm you enter our national park, and visit three breath taking vista points of the Negev Desert!

Recommended for couples, families or small groups.

Prices:

Price for the Picnic Llama including the cost of 2 people

Weekday (Sunday – Wednesday) …………………………………………………..200₪
Weekend (Thursday – Saturday) and holidays ………………………………….300₪​

For more than two people, there is an additional cost of 30 NIS per person.

10% discount for the “Picnic Llama” for our guests staying in our cabins. Can request to have it with breakfast as well.

50% discount for the “Picnic Llama” for our guests staying in our cabins for two nights.

For our guests spending 3 nights or more, our “Picnic Llama” comes with your stay at no extra cost!

To Reserve the Picnic Llama: 052-8977010​
Pictures by: טל מזומן, חיים רביה ואלה אוזן

ODT Activities

ODT (Outdoor Training) - Helps develop management, leadership skills as well as team building exercises.

On the Alpaca Farm you will also find a variety of ODT activities that can be done. You will have an amazing opportunity to get close with alpacas and llamas and see how friendly they are as well as the softness of their wool. These activities give all participants a once in a life time experience and while simultaneously learning!

Working with alpacas, and their more intelligent cousins the llama will challenge and teach you new ways to approach new and difficult situations.

ODT Workshop in the Negev

The southern desert offers a quiet and peaceful environment that provide the best base for Outdoor Training. These workshops provide a new insight that can not be achieved in normal working environments. It is an opportunity to remove pressure and create good communication and team building in a unique setting. One of the most of exciting ODT opportunities within Israel is at the Alpaca Farm in Mitzpe Ramon. This is a farm that has different kinds of ODT’s that also helps build leadership skills. Since these field activities are challenging and original with the animals of the farm (alpacas and llamas) that a majority of people have never done before. Although alpacas and llamas can be big animals, they are gentle, intelligent and friendly. These activities will give the team an amazing opportunity to interact with these animals and more importantly, learn about themselves! 

With us you can enjoy a variety of fun, unique ODT workshops that are challenging in ways most people never experience! These activities will give the participants the chance to try their problem solving skills. The workshops can range from 1.5 hours, half a day, full day and even with the option of sleeping on the farm. Along with these ODT, there are other fun excursions on the farm that are enjoyable for everyone, such as horseback riding or picnic llama. The workshops are as follows:

  • Leading Llamas in an obstacle course – In this competitive mission you will be divided in groups where each will have to lead a llama through this exhilarating course. The mission will show the ability of cooperation, leadership and working in a competitive environment.
  • Dividing The Alpaca Herd By Color – In front of you will be a small herd of alpacas where you will have to divide them by wool color in a enclosed setting under a time limit. To succeed in this mission, you will need to think smart and fast as well as communicate in order to beat the time.
  • Navigation In The Desert With a Llama – This mission will require you to organize the equipment, load it properly on the llama (each has a weight limit) within a set amount of time. After, you will need to lead the llamas with a map, navigating in the desert with only a map under a time limit. At the end of the navigation everyone will get together to see how well they did.
  • Mission With Horses – In this workshop you will be given a mission to understand and analyze the social behaviors of the team of horses. By observing the horses, you will learn new observation skills that can be extrapolated into your lives.

To Reserve an ODT in the Negev

For reserving an ODT workshop in the south and to receive more information, please contact the Alpaca Farm in Mitzpe Ramon by phone: 08-658-8047 or 052-897-7010. Also can reach us by mail: [email protected]

ODT activities for Youth,
Personalized ODT activities for adults, youth and children

The Alpaca Farm in Mitzpe Ramon lies in a magical point in the heart of the Negev. The farm offers a variety of fun activities and attractions that also includes ODT activities for adults, youth and children. The activities are based on direct contact with the farm animals, that contribute to personal growth of social skills, examining ones leadership attributes, and finding solutions to new conflicts and proper decision making.

Professional activities

Every ODT activity for children, youth and adults are planned and executed in a professional and high quality manner that are personalized depending on the groups makeup.

  • Choosing and Preparing the Activity – In each assignment there are pre-made goals set with corporation with the team. This is to achieve an optimal experience to the characteristics and needs of the groups participants.   ​​
  • The activities – At the farm, there are a variety of high quality missions that each one can accommodate up to 10 people, that can be done simultaneous or done one after another.​​ Each assignment can last from 1.5 hours to a full day and can include additional activities the farm has to offer such as guided tour, horseback riding or relaxing yoga after a hard day of working. These activities can be with catering from outside sources, overnight stay options on the farm in our cabins or event rooms.

    • End of Activity Summarization –  And the end of every assignment, there will be an evaluation of the task to understand the groups performance. This way, the group is able to discuss, learn and apply to your work, school or day to day life. This evaluation can be done by a team member of the farm, someone from the group or an outside instructor.

ODT Activities at The Farm

At the farm you will be able to enjoy a variety of unique, quality and fun ODT activities. We have the knowledge, experience and tools to adapt the activities to any age and group characteristics.

  • Obstacle Course – A competitive assignment between teams, in which you will need to herd the llamas through a special obstacle course.
  • Horse Team – The team will need to analyze the horses behavior and characteristics such as hierarchy, dominance and social behaviors. With these insights the team will see how some of the characteristics can be found in work or school environments and apply to everyday conduct.
  • Desert Navigation With Llamas A mission to equip the llama with special gear and to navigate the desert together with a time limit while only using a map. 
  • Separating The Herd By Color – A challenging mission with a time limit that requires separating the herd by color in a closed environment.

To Reserve ODT:

To Reserve a personalized ODT, or to get more details please contact us at the Alpaca Farm Phone: 08-6588047 or 052-897-7010 or by email: [email protected]

The Activities on the Farm

The Activities on the Farm

1. Separating the Alpaca Herd by Color

In a closed environment with around 90 alpacas, this ODT activity requires separating the alpacas by their wool color.

In order to succeed the group will be face the difficulties of herding and will need to come up with creative solutions while being on a time limit.

The Mission will bring forth leadership, communication, teamwork, and time management skills in each individual and group as a whole.

2. Leading Llamas Through an Obstacle Course

The group will be divided into two or more teams. Each team will consist of two or three people.

The assignment is to lead the llamas through an obstacle course that was built with our llamas capabilities in mind.

This is a competitive assignment between teams that will examine the compatibility between a leader (person) and follower (llama) and the effect on the groups performance.

The mission will bring forth collaboration, communication, working under pressure and managing competitive edge and more.

3. Desert Navigation with Llamas

This mission is broken into three parts:

First Step – The team will be required to organize the equipment for a preset specific goal, then load it on the llama while having a weight and time limit.

Second Step – The group will navigate through the desert in which they will have to lead the llama, while reading a map and staying on schedule.

Third Step – The team members will meet at a certain destination in which they will have additional activity. This assignment can be a competitive one between the groups.

It is recommended to combine this with either breakfast, lunch or dinner in the field.

4. Horse Team

During this ODT activity you will be required to analyze and understand hierarchy, dominance and social behavior in the horse teams by doing certain tasks.

At the end you can reflect the horses behavior on groups by understanding hierarchy, dominance and social behavior within us.

At the end of each assignment, there will be an analysis and reflection of the groups performance by an instructor from the Alpaca Farm Team

The analyzing process enables a deeper understanding of the individuals work within a team, that will lead acquiring new tools and skills for the participants, for their workplace, and day-to-day life. It is possible to do the evaluation with an outside source, or from a person within the group.

Choosing the assignments and setting the goals will be with full cooperation with the the person of contact and personalized to the groups needs and characteristics. In each assignment can be up to 20 people. It is possible to do multiple assignments simultaneously or by rotation.

Further Details:

The duration of each activity is between 1.5 hours and a full day including a guided tour through the alpaca farm.
It is possible to collaborate with other activities and workshops within the area.
In the farm there are high quality cabins and event rooms.
It is possible to combine ODT with overnight accommodations and catering.

ODT Team Building activities
Unique and Personalized ODT Team building activities.

Looking for professional and unique team building exercise? It is worthwhile to see the activities the Alpaca Farm has to offer! The Alpaca Farm in Mitzpe Ramon lies in a magical point in the heart of the Negev. The farm offers a variety of fun activities and attractions that also includes ODT activities for team building. This among other activities such as horseback riding, overnight accommodations and large spaces for workshops.

Importance of Team Building

In the second decade of the 2000’s the business and trading world began to realize that the most important asset is their workforce. Workers who were experience and well-trained were a key to the success and stabilization of the business and as well improved efficiency. As a result organizations and companies are choosing and rightfully so, by investing in human capital by different means such as improving working and social conditions and creating different educational and enjoyable activities for their workforce. One of the main tools to achieve this goal by teamwork activities that bring the teams closer and improving their efficiency. By doing these ODT activities at the Alpaca Farm, the teams are able to gain insights about themselves that would not be gained in normal working environments.

ODT activities with the Alpacas and Llamas

The main objective of ODT exercises is to develop leadership and management skills as well as group bonding. This is a challenge and fun experience outdoors in unique conditions. In the alpaca farm these activities are offered as a special experience for learning.These activities are done with the alpacas and llamas of the farm, The participants will acquire new communication skills while working together with these animals in unique and challenging tasks.

Variety of ODT games and activities

At the farm you will be able to enjoy a variety of unique, quality and fun activities. We have the knowledge, experience and tools to adapt the activities to any age and group characteristics.

  • Separating The Herd By Color – A challenging mission with a time limit that requires separating the herd by color in a closed environment.
  • Obstacle Course – A competitive assignment between teams, in which you will need to herd the llamas through a special obstacle course.
  • Other Activities – such as navigation with llamas in desert terrain or working with horse teams.

To Reserve ODT:

To Reserve a personalized ODT, or to get more details please contact us at the Alpaca Farm Phone: 08-6588047 or 052-897-7010 or by email: [email protected]

For Additional information please reach out: Alpaca Farm Phone: 08-6588047 or 052-897-7010 or by email: [email protected]

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בודדים

מחיר הכניסה לחווה כולל השתתפות בהדרכה, ביקור במפעל הצמר, בית הקפה, האכלת האלפקות והלאמות מכף היד וסיור חופשי בחווה. 

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