Mitzpe Ramon travel guide

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You're Going to Love Mitzpe Ramon

Established in the 1950s as a military outpost, Mitzpe Ramon has evolved into an ecotourism destination with spectacular landscapes.

Often described as Israel's Grand Canyon, Mitzpe Ramon is home to the largest protected reserve in the country, offering numerous opportunities for hiking, cycling, rappelling, and horseback riding.

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When to Visit Mitzpe Ramon

Mitzpe Ramon is 2,950 feet above sea level and very cold in the winter. The best time to visit is from May to September.

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Where to Stay in Mitzpe Ramon

The Beresheet Hotel includes traditional stonewalls, upscale rooms, balconies, and panoramic views. Lodge The Oreng Zimmer, a guesthouse, features units with outdoor seating areas or balconies, as well as a sun terrace, free WiFi, and parking.

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The Cost of Living in Mitzpe Ramon

Shopping Streets

The Spice Route Quarter on the northern edge of town features small boutiques, and Faran on Har Ardon retails natural cosmetics.

Groceries and Other

Lasha Bakery specializes in baked goods. Shufersal Sheli sells organic products and take out meals. Mitzpe Ramon is a relatively expensive city with a gallon of milk averaging ₪20.76 and a loaf of bread ₪5.44.

Where to Eat in Mitzpe Ramon

Hadasaar specializes in organic dishes, including gazpacho, baked bread layered with local cheese, and tahini cookies. Entrees average ₪69. Hahavit features sandwiches, barbecue, pizza, and pasta dishes. Entrees start at ₪48.