The best way to venture into the desert and at the desert's pace, is to ride on a camel. being with the "ship of the desert" is like taking you to another world, experiencing the ability of the camel to carry heavy weight and to cross difficult terrain, providing you with unique experiences, with the animals and the pace of the desert.
Short routes From Khan Shaharut situated at the head of the cliff and overlooking the Arava, trips of one and two hours in the "statue garden" and cliff Caravan. tours for individuals and groups. The saddles are double and safe. Cost for individuals - adult 75 NIS, children 60 NIS.
The prices are adjusted in accordance with the size of the group.
Half day camels - recommended for families Departing fromKhan Shaharut, walking along the Caravan routes and among the remains of farming. During the trip we will enjoy preparing lunch in the field and baking pittot over a fire. The prices is in accordance with the number of participants.
Magical night in the desert Leaving in the afternoon on the backs of camels, we will load them with sleeping equipment (mattresses, mats, lanterns, etc.). Walking through the remains of ancient farms to the parking area at the foot of the hidden waterfall in Nahal Ishurun. Getting everything ready for sleeping at night. Preparing supper on the fire and after that - the stars and stories about the Bedouin. The price is in accordance with the number of participants.
Two days camels - Cliffs and Sand Dunes Departing from Shaharut along the length of the cliff, overlooking the Arava, through Nahal Royal to Nahal Jethro. Sleep in the heart of the dunes in Nahal Kasoy until the next day, the "Tiger's Template", the remains of oil presses and predator's traps in Nahal Shaharut.
The price is in accordance with the number of participants.
Special for lovers of the desert For those interested in trying an experience that is beyond a trip. Depart on a three days (two nights) "trek". We load the equipment onto the camels and make our way into the desert, far from any Israeli footpaths, double cliff and nomadic remains, water wells in Argaman Mountain, petrified in the middle layers, wonderful observation points overlooking the Arava and the Timna Valley. All of this will take you to distant places and to unforgettable experience.
The cost for each participant in a group of at least 4 hikers - 390$
The price change in accordance with the number of participants and the number of camels. The price includes full meals, equipment, accessories, camels and professional instruction.
The Nabatean Spice Route -
a trip in the footsteps of time A three day trip during which we will follow the ancient paths of the Spice Route, a route which was used by the Caravans on their way from Yemen to the port of Gaza two thousand years ago.
Departing from the remains of Khan BeMoa, which is in the Arava. A climb up the short side that was constructed during the period of the Nabateans - Roman, walking alongside the water route of Nahal Nakrot. Finding water wells and desert foliage. Climbing up to Khan Saharonim in the Ramon Crater, and from there collection in vehicles. A fascinating route along one of the most important and beautiful routes that crosses the desert.
"The trip along the Spice Route is a real walking trip, with the camels, as if we have gone back in time" - said the hikers.
Cost per participant in groups of at least 4 hikers - 450$
If coordinated in advance, it is possible to arrange additional routes in the Negev Mountains for groups.
Special prices for families.
The photographs on this site were taken by Eran Levin, Itai Aner and Tomer Appelboim.