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Timna Park, Luis Jeep Safari

Lovely place. I recommend visiting Timna Park, buying a Shanti Jeep Safari trip with Luis. An... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Voyager18170297085
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Wroclaw, Poland
One of best place to visit near Eilat

Park is huge, but you can visit all places of interest either by car or by rented bike. We did by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
708daliag
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Vilnius, Lithuania
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Surrounded by yellow sandstone mountains on three sides, this scenic valley features ancient copper mines, the red volcanic Mt. Timna at its center and “The Mushroom,” a sandstone rock shaped by wind and water resembling a giant mushroom.
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Eilat 88000, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place. I recommend visiting Timna Park, buying a Shanti Jeep Safari trip with Luis. An unforgettable experience

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Park is huge, but you can visit all places of interest either by car or by rented bike. We did by car without guide as next to each place of interest there were stands with explanation and historical facts eg like copper mining in ancient...More

Thank 708daliag
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! A must see if in Eilat! The best way must be by a jeep and a ride itself was an adventure. Or if you have a car, you could do more exploring by yourself. The movie at the visitors center was very good and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well organized,gorgeous and worth seeing...other words not needed,you have to see for yourself 😍 just don't forget to bring enough water with you....

Thank Nella S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Timna is a spectacular outpost in the desert and has a very rich history going back to biblical times. It is included in the stories of King Solomon Mines and it also is the place to mine Timna stones, also called Eilat stones which is...More

Thank Rifky K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to get up close to the Negev Desert this is one way to do it. Upon arrival the park ranger described a walking route to The Arches that takes about 2 hours and which takes in some incredible scenery. It is rugged...More

Thank Cruiser630560
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must see when in southern Israel. Excellent, well informed and well presented commentary. Outstanding desert venue with an authentic feel.

Thank 304jonathont
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What beautiful landscapes and a deep history that has been preserved! The sandstone hills and formations are beautiful! It is remarkable to still see what past civilizations accomplished here. There are remnants of the mines and smelting process and the Hathor Temple. You will find...More

Thank Squareroot2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seemingly a dessert but actually filled with life - birds, ibex, foxes etc- and an interesting history of copper mining done by ancient (Egyptian ) people. The geology of the valley along with the colors of the rocks is very interesting. We climbed and crawled...More

Thank metayelet11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at Timna, and were taken in to watch a short film on the area. It was emphasized about the Egyptian Era and the carvings in the stone. We were also taken into a replica of the Tabernacle and the various articles were explained...More

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Scenic717041
2 November 2018|
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Response from Cruiser630560 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I had a rental car which worked fine. The roads are gravel, so as long as you don’t drive fast your car should be fine.
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Mommaloo81
3 October 2018|
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Response from zvisaar | Reviewed this property |
i am not sure if there are bikes to rent them at alli have not seen that possibility . you may contact the park
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Lyn_H20
4 July 2018|
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Response from anadkd | Reviewed this property |
The local guide was really great, I would contact the place directly and see if he is available. He spoke fluent English.
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