Hikes Near Eilat

Dramatic Desert Hiking trails in the Eilat mountains, within a short drive from the city


The steep walls of the Red canyon groge

Red Canyon Hike

The Red Canyon is a  “classic”, easy and accessible hike. The colorful and narrow Red Canyon gorge gives a good taste of desert hiking without sweating too much.

Hike Metrics
Distance5 Km
Short versions2 Km
Climb100 m
LevelEasy
BestNov - Apr
PossibleNov - Apr
LocationGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
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Hike Description

Timna PArk

Timna Cliffs- A bird’s eye View

An amazing trail above the backdrop of the Timna Valley. Hike on a remote and amazing trail that traverses along the cliff 500 meters above the valley for an unforgettable vista.

Hike Metrics
Distance7 Km
Short versionsN/ A
Climb250 m
LevelModerate
BestDec - Mar
PossibleNov - Apr
LocationGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
Start PointGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
Hike Description

The balck canyon and the lost gorge

Eilat “Black Canyon”

The Dark, Granite Shehoret Canyon. A colorful walk between the black walls of the Shehoret Canyon. Followed by an ascend to the Shehoret mountain. Then a visit to impressive, narrow, and intense Red-colored “Lost Gorge”

Hike Metrics
Distance12 Km
Short versions5 Km
Climb350 m
LevelDifficult (Short version - Easy)
BestDec - Mar
PossibleNov - Apr
LocationGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
Start PointGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
Hike Description

View from mount Tsfachot, eilat, israel

Mount Tzfachot Hike

A fantastic option for a short afternoon excursion.  Just ten minutes drive from Eilat and served by bus, this short hike is a great contrast to the noisy city.

Hike Metrics
Distance4 Km
Short versionsN / A
Climb250 m
LevelModerate
BestDec - Mar
PossibleNov - Apr
LocationGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
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Hike Description

View from Timna Mountain

Mount Timna and Solomon Pillars Hike

The Timna park is usually crowded. Especially the famous landmarks and short hikes. However, If you make the extra effort of climbing to the summit of Timna Mountain, you are very likely to enjoy majestic views with the tranquility of the desert.

Hike Metrics
Distance12 Km
Short versionsN / A
Climb400 m
LevelModerate
BestDec - Mar
PossibleNov - Apr
LocationGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
/ Start PointGoogle-Maps-icon-2020
Hike Description

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