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Red Canyon

Eilat, Israel
+972 8-633-3666
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Stunning rocks and colours, worthful visit!

The Red Canyon seems not to have too many visitors, but we can really recommend it! The walk is... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Ridderkerk, The Netherlands
Awesome place

If you thinking to find some unusual place in the desert then you should visit red canyon, if you... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Art L
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Eilat, Israel
+972 8-633-3666
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

The Red Canyon seems not to have too many visitors, but we can really recommend it! The walk is easy to do (even on flipflops, although the path is full of sand and small stones) in about one hour. We suggest first to walk the...More

1  Thank ArievB
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

If you thinking to find some unusual place in the desert then you should visit red canyon, if you arriving from Eilat you probably need to carry a few bottles of water because from parking site you need to walk half hour into desert to...More

Thank Art L
Reviewed 21 July 2017

you will be shocked by how beautiful the place is! we were 4 people, 2 in their 50's, so not in the best physical shape. yet, it was so much fun to climb down the slopes and experience this sort of "extreme" for our level:)...More

1  Thank genuteketurka
Reviewed 4 July 2017

best point if you want to travel near Eilat in the summer . very easy to get to, and easy to walk in. A very very nice place

Thank Y S
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We got to the canyon in the morning in order to avoid the searing heat of the desert- definitely a wise move! The canyon was an easy hike for my 9-13 year olds, and involved a little basic climbing to get down to the bottom....More

Thank ygasher
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Amazing trip for the whole family. I would not recommend for toddlers in backpacks - a lot of narrow passages. Walk in the Negev, and climb down a canyon. Surprisingly cool breezes, and and easy walk make this an excellent excursion for the whole family...More

Thank DRS69
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Very colorful sandstone A circular walking path not difficult hike but make sure you got plenty of water for a few hours of bone-dry desert

Thank MikeDeTraveller
Reviewed 3 May 2017

It is beautifull place. It is pretty short distance to walk. Not very challenging.(we are 65 years old) We met family of gazelles - mother with two small once. We tried to take pictures, but they were scared. For making pictures in canyon you should...More

Thank Galina K
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We went on a 4wd trip, which was inroad for much of the way. We spent about 1.5 hours in the canyon, climbing in and circling back around. It's a small canyon, but with beautiful views. Our guide knew a lot about the local desert...More

Thank Geoff W
Reviewed 17 April 2017

only a few kilometers from eilat theres a great canyon full of colors and natural resources. the shortest round trip takes about an hour when traveling with young kids and if coming at busy times at the it takes a bit more as there are...More

Thank rickitavor
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Sebastian Ariel B
6 May 2017|
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Response from Mir Č | Reviewed this property |
Of course, at sunset, an unforgettable experience
15 March 2017|
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
The ladders are short and safe. I believe that they can be passed with one hand.... Two of us made the trail with babies on their chests. If you stay on the marked trails there should not problem to go alone. I would leave... More
21 December 2015|
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Response from Oscar1954 | Reviewed this property |
about 3 hours