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Ein Avdat National Park

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Address: 40 Hwy, Mitspe Ramon 1527600, Israel
Phone Number: +972-86555684
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US$540.00*
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Private Tour: Highlights of the Negev from Tel-Aviv
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Private Tour: Highlights of the Negev From Jerusalem

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Very beautiful reserve, an UNESCO world heritage site

I loved it here, so pretty! We got to see some gazelles and eagles as well. After visiting the oasis we climbed the ladders to the viewpoint and then continued back through Wadi... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Ramat Gan, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved it here, so pretty! We got to see some gazelles and eagles as well. After visiting the oasis we climbed the ladders to the viewpoint and then continued back through Wadi Havarim (a bit more challenging). Very lovely.

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my family for a mid week holiday and was amazed by the desert beauty here. Stayed at the desert rose guest apartment at midreshet ben gurion and from there literally 5 min walk to the nature reserve. We hiked Ein Avdat and all around to the other main spring ein akev. We also went to hike in mizpe... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful place. Calm and peaceful. The steps are very steep and we only went as far as the waterfall and walked back. However we still appreciated this beautiful place after being at Mitzpe Ramon, which had very barren scenery and pretty desolate and was a real contrast.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

i came here with my wife and little son, and was absolutely fascinated by this lovely place. this is the israeli dessert experience at it's best. and it's very accessible.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The route is about 1.5 kilometers. Entrance fee. There is free parking. Those who want to enjoy the route should leave one vehicle at the end of the it. The last 300 meters is a cliff that you should climb .... But the track is very organized and safe. Amazing attraction for kids. At the end of the track you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

A wonderful desert oasis nestled in a canyon. You do not need a tour to visit here. The park is accessible by any vehicle and a relatively short walk will take you up stream through a series pools. At the end of the canyon you can backtrack to your vehicle. If you have two cars you can leave one at... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

A very large complex of many ancient ruins over 2000 years old with great views of the desert. It's wonderfully restored and definitely worth a visit

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

To tell the truth, I grew up in the area and use to visit Run Ovdat on an on going basis. Had fantastic memories which I wanted to move to my kids. We arrived to the place and from the first moment the only thing you feel is that the staff (busy only in collecting money, for any other services... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

A great short hike that will suit almost anyone. About two hours of easy walk in a beautiful place. Can't get lost even if you try really hard...

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Boca Raton, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is a UNESCO world heritage site. You can explore the ruins that are part of the Incense route through the Negev. Worthwhile to see.

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