Hugging the Mediterranean shore and surrounded by the remains of a medieval wall, Ashkelon national park boasts diverse archeological findings, such as the largest ancient pet cemetery. The park bears traces of many civilizations, including Philistine, Greco-Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman. Visit the remains of a Roman basilica and walk among marble columns and statues of deities, and see the world's oldest arched gate dating back to the Bronze Age. The park offers hiking and biking opportunities, many shaded picnic spots, green lawns for playing sports, and beach views. Use our Ashkelon day trip planning app to arrange your visit to Ashkelon national park and other attractions in Ashkelon.
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Ashkelon national park Reviews
74sharoncsOctober 5, 2017
אתר קמפינג מושלם עבור משפחות עם ילדים בכל הגילאים. הלינה על מדשאות נעימות ויש הרבה מקום, גם בעונת השיא. מה שנחמד זה הקרבה לחוף הים במרחק הליכה ( ובמיוחד עד שחוזרים בחזרה לאוהל מספיקים להיפטר מכל החול.... more »Camping is perfect for families with children of all ages. Accommodation for pleasant lawns and plenty of room, even in high season. What's nice is the proximity to the beach within walking distance (especially until you return back to the tent enough to get rid of all the sand ...). There are picnic tables and barbecues. We've been three times over the years and it's always great fun!
JAMIDOGOctober 2, 2017
a great place to visit. you can see the ancient canaan gate; shimshon pillars; easily reachable beach with parking. a great place for a picnic or bbq - more »
Jeanne722September 20, 2017
Very pretty park to climb the hills and look down over the ocean. I also love ruins to take pictures of, and there's plenty of historic remains to take great, dramatic shots. more »
Noam KaravanyJune 13, 2017
Nice place, has W.C and the sea is just nearby. Quite crowded and noisy on some occasions like independent day.
Peter ChermenskyJune 13, 2017
Perfect place to travel or do barbeque, nice beach
ליליה יעקובזוןDecember 29, 2016
Nice green park with interesting historic places. The beach is rather good but doesn't have breakwater
Sergey SanchenkoJanuary 20, 2017
The place is fine. Very crowded on weekends, could be better taken cared of.
Yonatan TepperbergJanuary 7, 2017
Nice looking but not too interesting
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