ISRAEL NATIONAL TARIL - NEGEV
Probably the most beautifull section of the Israel National Trail!
The tour covers the entire central Negev part of the INT. Including all three Makhteshim and Wadi Zin, as well as many geological phenomena, archaeological sites and Nature sightseeings.
It is possible to book only a part of the whole tour.
The tour crosses the Makhtesh from north to south and allows beautiful views of the Makhtesh from both sides. Include the Zafit spring with bathing possibility.
ALI ASCENT ➜ EIN YORKEAM
The tour starts from the south side of Makhtesh Hazera, descending to Wadi Hatira , by the remanants of the Zafir roman fortress. Then ascending up Wadi Hatira to the Yorkeam spring (Bathing possibility).
The tour climbs on the Makhtesh's east wall and runs along the narrow ridge, seperating the crater from Wadi Zin. With spectacular views of both the Makhtesh and Wadi Zin.
EIN AKEV ➜ EIN SHAVIV
Up to the pointy summit of Chod Akev and down to Wadi Akev and its refreshing springs.
ZIN VALLEY ➜ WADI HAVA
Ascenting up to Avdat Heights and south along it. with spectacular desert views and a refreshing pool at it end.
The tour begins from Mitzpe Ramon, overlooking the Ramon crater, crosses the Makhtesh from north to south and passes between several fascinating geological phenomenons.
MACHTESH RAMON ➜ EIN CHOLIT
From the bottom of Machtesh Ramon, up Karbolet Charirim and east towards the Arava