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Kalia Beach

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Great Experience at the Dead Sea

I was looking for a place to go at the Dead Sea and I was recommended to go to this place. I was a little concerned because we were travelling with our baby daughter and shade was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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Bucharest, Romania
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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I was looking for a place to go at the Dead Sea and I was recommended to go to this place. I was a little concerned because we were travelling with our baby daughter and shade was really important. Overall - it was a very nice experience! There's a fee upon entrance, but you get access to the beach, sunbeds... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Place seems a bit rundown. Services are very limited here. The Dead Sea itself was ok but not so much yo actually do. Rub yourself with mud then gloat for a bit. 30 minutes should do it.

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Gland, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Floating without effort in a salt lake below sea level is amazing. The place is well organized for tourists. Entry fee costs 50 ILS (~12 USD). Other parts of the Dead Sea are not accessible to tourists, signs say it's forbidden. So you have to choose from a paying option. Kalia beach supposedly is one of the cheaper options. It's... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The first beach on the way down the Dead Sea, this beach offers a small access that is crowded with tour buses and locals. Over priced souvenir shops and a pricey entrance will make me want to try the other beaches in the future. The experience of being perfectly buoyant is an unforgettable experience that is really worth the visit.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Kalia is fine if you are in the Jericho area (it is manned by Jericho people) and you want a quick dip in the Dead Sea. The basic admission price seemed a bit steep but there may be a package deal if you visit nearby Qumran.

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McDonough, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Stopped here on our tour of Israel recently. This is one of the areas you can take a dip in the dead sea.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Kalya is just a 30-minute drive from Jerusalem. It's one of the cluster of resorts at the northern end of the Dead Sea, but it's the best-maintained and easiest to use. New chairs and loungers; even when it's full, it's not too noisy. Plenty of shaded spots to relax in and decent, if small, changing areas. Restrooms are constantly cleaned... More 

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Wroclaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

As mentioned in the title it was the best attraction during our trip. Although you have to pay 55 NIS to enter the facility it was an unforgettable experience. How many places you can go to, go into the sea and just sit on the water and for example read a book or newspaper? To be precise we visited first... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Big place , quiet , expensive prices , a good time here with friends, i enjoyed there especially in night , i will visit this beach soon

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Its a great place to float, has plenty of shade and showers to wash off the mud, plus a life-saver standing by. Good cafe to but food & drinks.

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Address: Address: Kalya
Location: Middle East  >  Palestinian Territories  >  West Bank  >  Kalya

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