Ein Gedi is a magical Nature Reserve. It has much to offer and it can be hard to choose from its many attractions. In this guide you have all the information, including detailed maps, to plan your perfect visit
The Hermon Stream (Banias) Nature Reserve is a fantastic trip all year round. Refreshing water and plenty of shade make it a great summer escape. However, in winter, the water flow is much more impressive.
Timna Park is a popular day trip from Eilat, providing many attractions for kids and famous landmarks. Our guide also includes several hikes that will take you to the more secluded and rewarding spots in the park.
You can find a list of the “best beaches in Israel” on many websites. As you come to expect from “Israel by Foot”, our angle is different. We give you the best beaches in Israel that are also a natural gem.
This is not a “Standard Guide” on Mountains in Israel. Besides the basic information you get with other guides, we provide the information on how to reach the summit of each mountain (whether it is by vehicle or by hiking) accompanied by a hiking map or a link to the relevant page on the website.
A very special feature of Israel’s landscape is the richness and variety of its flora, especially wildflowers. Despite Israel’s tiny area, it has about 2500 species, compared with only 1500 species in the British Isles that are more than ten times larger in area.
Israel is blessed with several long-distance Epic Hiking Trails. Most tourists that visit Israel are not up to it or desire a more varied vacation that includes a mix of activities and attractions rather than a pure hiking vacation.