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most beautiful valley in the Negev

Stunning desert landscapes and you can follow the river from the entrance of the National park all... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Must to in your life

This valley is magnificent. You ned a 4/4 or a good set of boots. it is not suitable for regular... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Maxim H
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| Negev Desert, Beersheba, Israel
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

Stunning desert landscapes and you can follow the river from the entrance of the National park all the way to the top of the Cliffs, Climbing stairs and several steel ladders. Breathtaking walk with lovely views. It is 1-way up though so you can't go...More

Thank bier
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This valley is magnificent. You ned a 4/4 or a good set of boots. it is not suitable for regular cars. You can see very rare and local only wild life. there are natural pools that are cold but very refreshing

Thank Maxim H
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This is a part of Israel that you can't afford to miss, it is staggeringly beautiful in a barren sort of way! If you visit Masada National Park you get a simply brilliant view of the this valley towards the Moabite mountains. To enjoy this...More

Thank Adrian L
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you are in this part of the Negev Desert, than you go to Avdat Canyon! One of the best natural tourists attraction in this area and you will not regret to go there!

Thank SakinTravel
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I suggest to visit it when no school groups are due. Their boisterous noise chased away rhe animals. The pool and access way are an easy walk in a wild background.

Thank ElisabethZehavi
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Combination of desert and water creates beautiful sceneries. It is beyond beauty. A must for "flood hunters".

1  Thank Lev D
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The Zin River winds its way along its dry river bed through Wadi Zin, with many beautiful secrets to be discovered for the adventurous traveler. Excellent for bike tours or hiking, and also can be accessed by rugged vehicles. If you travel there on a...More

1  Thank dboker
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Our third trip to the Negev, and first to Zin. Spectacular vistas. Steep inclines and uneven paths. Make sure you have water and heavy duty hiking boots. Distances are impossible to gage. Views are unbelievable. Remember, when you climb down, you've got to climb back...More

1  Thank Steve J
Reviewed 14 February 2016

I was invited in a congress in Eilat. One of our friends, Israeli but living abroad, decided to rent a van and move all together toward Eilat, leaving from Tel-Aviv airport. The journey was spectacular, with really many things to see and feeling to experience....More

1  Thank Roberto D
Reviewed 6 November 2015

We had the opportunity to hike in the Zinn River Canyon National Park on a recent tour of Israel with a church group. The canyon and river was a beautiful oasis in the middle of the harsh desert with wildlife and abundant plant life. We...More

4  Thank Wyldecamp
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