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Aquarium
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Marvel at the mysteries of the natural world at Underwater Observatory Marine Park, home to over 800 species of underwater life. The aquarium
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National Park
Timna Park , Eilat
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Visit Timna Park for a rare glimpse of the marvels of ancient engineering coupled with natural desert beauty. The park spans 6,070 hectares (
Tours from $32
Reef
Dolphin Reef , Eilat
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Dolphin Reef lets visitors get close to some of the friendliest and gentlest creatures in the sea--the bottlenose dolphins. This private reef
Reef
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Explore the underwater jungle of coral reefs and colorful marine life at Coral Beach Nature Reserve. This haven for snorkelers and scuba dive
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Eilat

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At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists. A wealth of high-rise hotels and beach resorts set the tone of this modern tourist destination, known as a free trade zone and packed full of duty-free malls, tour operators, and holiday homes. Coral reef dives, desert treks, and trips to the local nature reserves provide some of the best ways to explore the natural heritage of the area during a holiday in Eilat. Plan your visit to Eilat and other destinations in Israel using our Israel trip maker app.

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Where to stay in Eilat

Eilat possesses more than its fair share of accommodations, with the resort town popular with domestic and international visitors alike. Vying for attention up close to the beach sit the most luxurious options, with extensive views of the Red Sea from the comfort of large, pristine rooms and onsite restaurants. For budget-friendly options, take a look close to the central bus station. Motels and guesthouses on the hillside here offer simple private and shared rooms, while the residential streets contain a number of homestays.
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