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Camping in Israel

Best Camp Sites in Central Israel

Hebrew: חניוני לילה - אתרי קמפינג במרכז



Yarkon National Park


Facilities: 2.5 acres of shaded grounds, ablutions for disabled, two cooking areas

Tel: 03-9030760
Top Tip:  Mostly schools, youth movements and organized groups use the campground.
Photo credit: KKL



En Hemed National Park

ein hemed national parkFacilities: picnic tables, playground equipment, wheelchair friendly.  Camping for groups of 100 or more. 

Location: Just off the Jerusalem Tel Aviv highway

Tel: 02-5342741 Phone prior to arrival





Ashkelon National Park

ashkelon national parkFacilities: Extensive grounds for up to 300 tent, toilets, picnic tables, campfire corners, basic lighting

Directions: At the main entrance to Ashkelon, drive west toward the sea. At the soldiers recreation village turn left to Ashkelon National Park.

Tel 08-6736444 or 08-6739660





Hof Bet Yanai National Park

hof bet yaneiFacilities: Camping on the beach in designated areas, showers, Toilets, BBQ's allowed in designated areas only, picnic tables

Top Tip:  The Alexander Stream runs through the Park and is home to soft-shell turtles.  Keep a look out for them!

Tel: 09-8666230 or 09-8664238






 Bet Guvrin National Park

bet guvrin national parkFacilities:  Camping for groups of over 100 people, by prior arrangement

Directions: Off the Bet Shemesh-Kiryat Gat road (no. 35) opposite Kibbutz Bet Guvrin.

Tel: 08-6811020 or 08-6812957






Castel National Park

castel national parkFacilities:  Camping for groups of 100 people, by prior arrangement

Directions: From the Tel Aviv-Jerusalem highway (no. 1) turn south at the Harel junction into  Mevasseret Zion. Pass the local council building turn right onto Ma‘aleh HaCastel St. and proceed to the parking lot. Head up to the site on foot.

Tel: 02-5330476






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