Eilat, Israel’s touristic capital is the country’s most southern town, nestled around the crystal clear waters of the Red Sea. Boasting an array of luxurious hotels, restaurants, clubs, and stunning beaches, Eilat is the perfect destination for your upcoming holiday.
Both a port city as well as a holiday and leisure
destination, Eilat has an ancient history dating back to biblical
times, when it was considered to be a strategic strong point, due to its
geographical location and proximity to the Red Sea, Jordan and Egypt.
Since the 1950’s Eilat is considered to be
Israel’s leading touristic destination, both domestic and international,
with around three million visitors annually.
Apart from being a haven for sun-loving tourists from all over the
world, Eilat is also known for its sports and recreational activities,
including extreme sports, and water sports competitions. Desert
triathlons, open water swimming competitions and biking trails attract
large numbers of international athletes, braving Eilat’s eternal summer
For desert-loving travelers Eilat offers some of the country’s
most beautiful trails, all in close proximity to the city center. Lush
desert sunsets, camel trips, four-wheel drive day tours, walking trails
suitable for all, and evening strolls along the seashore - this little
sunny, seaside town has it all.
It’s impossible to speak of Eilat, without mentioning its
world-class hotels, known for their high standards and endless variety
of pampering rooms and luxuries suites. Eilat caters for all kinds of
travelers and travel budgets - from small guest houses to the most
expensive hotels, Eilat knows how to tailor the right solution for your
Whether traveling inland or by plane, Eilat’s public transport
system is tourist-friendly, and it’s very easy to find your way around.
Shuttles go back and forth from the hotel’s area into town, and the city
is dotted with taxi ranks. A short cab ride will get you just about
anywhere you need to go.
Whether traveling with family, alone, or on a romantic holiday,
Eilat offers a rich variety of touristic attractions and day tours in
and around the city. Festivals, museums, theme parks, water activities,
underwater activities ranging from scuba diving to the famous
observatory - all make Eilat Israel’s leading tourist destination.
You may find detailed information on all events, attractions and accommodation
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