Jeep Tour – 4 hours afternoon tour from Eilat. The tour to the Timna park is four hour afternoon jeep tour covers the ancient sites of the Timna Valley and the scenic desert canyons of the Southern Negev and Arava Valley. The picturesque Timna Valley (park) is a UNESCO site of historical importance.
It’s copper mines are amongst the earliest in the world and date back 6,000 years. Sites within the Timna Valley (park) include Solomon’s Pillars, the Egyptian Temple, the Mushroom and ancient rock inscriptions.
We see the dramatic scenery and fascinating sites while learning about the remarkable people who survived these stark conditions to produce copper for the Egyptian elite. We leave the Timna park and ride south taking in the spectacular desert scenery.
We tour the Nimra and the Statues valley. We see the sunset as it drowns the desert sands in color with it’s last light. The tour is in open 4×4 jeeps with soft tops and the number of participants is limited to preserve the quality of the tour.
A fascinating desert tour, steeped in history of the Timna park, with some of Israel’s finest desert scenery. Departing in the afternoons.
- Timna Valley tour Price: $74 p.p. child- $69 (incl the entrance fee)
- Private Tour: Up to 4 people $320 in total, 5 people or more $75 p.p.+ $12 p.p. entrance fees.