About the settlement / site:
A community village established in 1986, by a group of people from the 'Young Israel' movement from Argentine, as a communal Moshav. In 1992 it became a community village.
It is named after one of the Scholars of the couples period in the Mishnah (Shmaya and Avtalyon).
There are 75 families currently living in Avtalyon, with approximately 160 children.
The community is growing and developing and absorbs new families joining the new stages.
The final number of families planned: 200
The altitude of the village is 450 meters above sea level.
Worth seeing: a beautiful view of the Beit Netofa valley. The spectacular view changes with the different seasons