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Address: | Negev Desert, Beersheba, Israel

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This valley is magnificent. You ned a 4/4 or a good set of boots. it is not suitable for regular cars. You can see very rare and local only wild life. there are natural pools that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Maxim H
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74 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This valley is magnificent. You ned a 4/4 or a good set of boots. it is not suitable for regular cars. You can see very rare and local only wild life. there are natural pools that are cold but very refreshing

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This is a part of Israel that you can't afford to miss, it is staggeringly beautiful in a barren sort of way! If you visit Masada National Park you get a simply brilliant view of the this valley towards the Moabite mountains. To enjoy this at it's best you do need to spend sometime up high somewhere! Around the area... More 

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Thank Adrian L
Iasi, Romania
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289 reviews
233 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you are in this part of the Negev Desert, than you go to Avdat Canyon! One of the best natural tourists attraction in this area and you will not regret to go there!

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Thank SakinTravel
Kiryat Motzkin, Central District, Israel
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28 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

I suggest to visit it when no school groups are due. Their boisterous noise chased away rhe animals. The pool and access way are an easy walk in a wild background.

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Thank ElisabethZehavi
Southern District, Israel
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28 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Combination of desert and water creates beautiful sceneries. It is beyond beauty. A must for "flood hunters".

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1 Thank Lev D
Sde Boker, Israel
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52 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The Zin River winds its way along its dry river bed through Wadi Zin, with many beautiful secrets to be discovered for the adventurous traveler. Excellent for bike tours or hiking, and also can be accessed by rugged vehicles. If you travel there on a hot day, one of the natural springs will help you cool off. And if you... More 

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1 Thank dboker
Silver Spring, Maryland
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305 reviews
99 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Our third trip to the Negev, and first to Zin. Spectacular vistas. Steep inclines and uneven paths. Make sure you have water and heavy duty hiking boots. Distances are impossible to gage. Views are unbelievable. Remember, when you climb down, you've got to climb back up. The history, and what you see are worth it.

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1 Thank Steve J
Rome, Italy
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147 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016

I was invited in a congress in Eilat. One of our friends, Israeli but living abroad, decided to rent a van and move all together toward Eilat, leaving from Tel-Aviv airport. The journey was spectacular, with really many things to see and feeling to experience. This location was not as attractive as expected, compared with the rest.

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1 Thank Roberto D
Aurora, Colorado
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321 reviews
146 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2015

We had the opportunity to hike in the Zinn River Canyon National Park on a recent tour of Israel with a church group. The canyon and river was a beautiful oasis in the middle of the harsh desert with wildlife and abundant plant life. We only hiked in about a mile and did not hike all the way to the... More 

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Israel
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50 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I love the Negev Desert in general, but this area is particularly beautiful, and relatively easy. Highly recommend it, the view from on top of Hod Akev is amazing.

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