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Rosh ha-Niqra

#154 of 1,106 things to do in Israel
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Address: Kfar Rosh HaNiqra | Highway 4, 8 Km. North of Naharia, Israel
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+972 73-271-0100
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US$114.00*
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An amazing place with stunning views Lovely cave features Yes sometimes there are queues but queues in israel are never managed. We had a great time

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 December 2016
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

An amazing place with stunning views Lovely cave features Yes sometimes there are queues but queues in israel are never managed. We had a great time

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful view! It was a little bit busy in the cave, but I totally understand why! Wear good shoes or you might fall!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The grottos itself are beautiful however we waited almost two hours first in the line for tickets and then in the line for the cable car for about 15-20 minutes. With that being said don't go on a holiday as you will wait forever in the sun with people pushing up against and through you! The crowd that is there... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

One of my favorite spots in Israel that always inspired me and made me love the landscape, so peaceful, unique and on the border of Israel - just the edges of the land I love so much! The most beautiful waters in the world - visit if you get a chance!

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We went to Rosh Ha-Niqra yesterday as a touristy family, it was good fun on the cable car and the film and grottos were pretty but the lines were not well managed

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

The Lonely Planet made this out to be a lot more that i thought it was. The caves are interesting but not extensive and the whole site felt dated. The first set of ticket offices were closed but turns out you ignore this and simply go to the cable car.

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Mevaseret Zion, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

It is just 10 minutes drive from Naharia. You can buy a ticket at the entrance. The north point of Israel. Amazing bay , you get there by cable car and than walk around. Do not miss the film,

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Haifa, Hefa, Israel
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

I visited there a few times and always been the same, dirty, unorganized, expensive. Waiting on the line to get the tickets, lots of peeled pumpkin seeds and sunflower onthe floor, plastic water cups, paper sanck's and ice cream. blowed by the wind to the beach and the sea (shame). Not enough rubbish bins, not enough people to keep order,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

I just love this spot.. Rather take the tour through the sight or just sit up there and look over the bay...amazing spot... The northest western point of Israel

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

We were reluctant to make the trip but our guide knew we would enjoy it and we did. The cable car ride offers spectacular views of the Mediterranean and close views of the outside of the grottoes and the birds flying in and out. The walk inside was informative. We also were interested in the proximity to the border with... More 

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