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The Length of Israel - a 7 Day Bike Tour

The length of Israel by bicycle

The following route will take you from the cliffs overlooking the Mediterranean, around the Tel Aviv metropolitan area, up to Jerusalem and then south to the open spaces of the Negev.


This route is suitable for hybrid bicycles. It is mainly on road, but at some parts, it will leave the tarmac and follow paved dirt roads, avoiding traffic, and getting closer to the sites along the way. The recommended route is on road, unless otherwise mentioned.


 
Days:
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7
 

Day 6

 
Ramon Crater
Negev Desert
Negev Desert
Negev Desert

from the Ramon Crator to the southern Negev. Apx. 85 Km

Leave the Crater south on road # 40. Cross the dry riverbeds of the central Negev heading south. Pass the Roman lookout at Pharan and continue south to Tsihor Junction. Continue south along the rolling desert hills, pass the Shitim alternative healing center to Shizafon. 
Overnight in Neot Smadar/ Yaelon/ Neve Harif/ Shahrut/ Nahal Shitim.

The Length of Israel - a 7 Day Bike Tour