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Ramon Crater

Mitspe Ramon, Mitspe Ramon 8060000, Israel
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Mitspe Ramon, Mitspe Ramon 8060000, Israel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Ramon Crater isn't on most travelers' list of must-see parts of Israel - it gets eclipsed by Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, the Galilee, etc., but wow this place is as beautiful as America's Grand Canyon. And it's just enormous - it would take weeks to...More

Thank SteveSchuster
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The early morning jeep tour is an amazing experience. The kids loved the face painting with the natural pigments in the soil.

Thank stnbel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a jeep tour towards evening and saw the amazing and powerful sunset of the magical place. We received interesting explanations about the place. Very recommended

Thank Amir M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Being a place one just have to see if one loves natural wonders. Natural leisure pur sang under the star and in the dust

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of the very special sites in Israel. A desert view, a geological phenomenon and a very unusual experience. If you do the way from Tel Aviv or from Beer Sheba southwards to Eilat - Please don't miss.

Thank yosiadvisor
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We did this as part of a tour and once before without and it is much better with a tour as they take you around and then to fill bottles with colored ( natural ) sand.

1  Thank Michisichi
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is a very beautiful area in southern Israel. Learned about 'baked sandstone' rocks and ancient quarries.

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Balcony of the universe. We visited the side of mitzpe ramon. Free viewing not closed any time. Best time is the hour before sunset watching the colors reflect. We watched from camel mountain. Right at the entrance of town there is a short easy hike...More

Thank שמואל ש
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Take the road south towards Eilat and you can't miss the crater. Our cousins took us off-roading in their 4-wheel drive car. Do NOT try to drive without 4x4 - you will get stuck (or worse). There are places to camp inside the crater (and...More

Thank Forest F
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This crater is a unique and wonderful view. A whole mountain top diasppeared exposing this huge crater with the geological layers all in view. Its origin is still somewhat debated. Looking over it and driving through it leaves you with a feeling of mystery

Thank Lital H
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Response from geniarch | Reviewed this property |
the crater is "the" attraction of the area itself. numerous tracks can be done by walking, biking or with vehicles. several services are available in the area for it, very professional, friendly and easily available
14 February 2017|
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Response from alen1232015 | Reviewed this property |
just call and ask for the hours of a guided english tour 086588691' very simpel:)
26 August 2016|
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Response from Eligingi | Reviewed this property |
Before you look for partners you should be aware of the date range you mentioned. This year the Jewish holidays turn out on October (Changes from year to year as they are based on the Hebrew calendar which is different than... More