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Dead Sea

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Address: Israel
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972-3-516-6699
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Not only the lowest spot on earth, but also the saltiest and most...

Not only the lowest spot on earth, but also the saltiest and most mineral-laden body of water in the world, the Dead Sea, which joins Israel and Jordan, is legendary as a source of healing, and has become a popular center for health, rehabilitation and beauty treatments.

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Largest Natural Spa in the World Dead Sea
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Desert Safari and Dead Sea Day Trip from Jerusalem
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US$89.00*
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Dead Sea Spa and Wellness Trip from Tel Aviv

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Scenic view of the lake - extremely salty water as expected!

Went to see the Dead Sea on the Neve Midbar beach. Fantastic view on the drive from Masada to the beach - and an even more scenic view by the waterside, overlooking Jordan on the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Minna M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to see the Dead Sea on the Neve Midbar beach. Fantastic view on the drive from Masada to the beach - and an even more scenic view by the waterside, overlooking Jordan on the opposite bank. Did not go for a swim, but was extremely content to just soak in the sun, the clean air, and the scenic view.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Dead Sea is along a very scenic drive from Eilat to Jerusalem. We enjoyed seeing it and touching the water. It was cold, so we never entertained the idea of getting in it. There are a few hotels and spas along the Sea. We actually found a FREE area to park and explore the salt bank and touch the... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Cheapest way how to enjoy all day in Salted sea ( I prefer hebrew term ים המלח , that the locations is Sodom Gomorrah take as a myth ) is bus 444,486...from Jerusalem (27₪ one way to Mitzpe Shalem, a bit more to Ein Gedi), Kalya beach is nice, but too comfortable for my way of travelling :-)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Simply breathtaking. It looks like the Caribbean. If you go to Israel you have to go to the Dead Sea.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Largest natural Spa in the world. We took some mud from the dead sea and used it as a pack over our face and legs and it actually felt smooth once rinsed. A lot of tourist were floating in the dead sea. There are various sports where one can stop and admire the sea while sitting on the rocks.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In combination with Ein Gedi this is a must see with a quick trip from Jerusalem. Got there during twilight for some nice pictures.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many expensive resorts one could stay at, but our local guide took us to a part of the beach that appeared to be free (except for parking). There was a free bathroom/changing room, and we were able to float in the dead sea for 30 minutes or so. Unfortunately the changing room closed earlier than we expected. The... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we were rather late getting there at twilight, so opportunities for photos were limiting but it was an amazing experience and it was very quiet. It cost $15 each, we were on a coach trip. Ladies and gents changing rooms and shower rooms, it was a long walk down to the Dead Sea itself. I did wear shoes in as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

amazing place. Surreal to float without any effort. Salt rocks tough on feet and keep mouth shut! Awesome place to visit and must do.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The weather wasn't the best while visiting and we had been driving all the way from Eilat. BUT when entering this salty water we had an experience we will never forget. A visit to the Dead Sea when visiting Israel is a must, it doesn't matter what weather.

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