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Address: Israel
Phone Number: 972-3-516-6699
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
Description: Not only the lowest spot on earth, but also the saltiest and most...
Not only the lowest spot on earth, but also the saltiest and most mineral-laden body of water in the world, the Dead Sea, which joins Israel and Jordan, is legendary as a source of healing, and has become a popular center for health, rehabilitation and beauty treatments.
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The Dead Sea is called so as there aint any surviving organism in it...apart from a few bacteria. One cant finish an Israel tour without visiting this attraction. One can... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

The Dead Sea is called so as there aint any surviving organism in it...apart from a few bacteria. One cant finish an Israel tour without visiting this attraction. One can easily float in the water even though one doesn't know swimming. We actually made a circular group, each of us on our backs (as if we were in a swimming... More 

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Wales, Uk
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Really enjoyed or afternoon at the Dead Sea. Not what I was expecting at all. The seabed is calcified salt so it is very hard and uncomfortable under foot. Even with flip flops on it is very slippery. The water is slimey and very strange and smelly ! Now that may not sound the most attractive beach in the world... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

It is an experience to live. Unlike any other sea, you don't have to know how to swim to go into the water since there is so much salt and minerals in it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Must to see to anybody who is going to travel in Israel!!!!! Number one place to go! The water hot during day and evening hours, it is better to swim in the morning(6 a.m-9 a.m) the water feels cooler and not so hot outside.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Tthe "Benakini" Resort is where we visited. It has a well-kept pool for the adults and and smaller one, also well-kept, for the kids. The facilities were average, but the pools were well-maintained. The staff was accommodating, and there were ample faciliities, food for sale, tables and chairs, and shade. The lower area was by the dead sea, also with... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Wow!!! relaxing after a day in the desert and in th heat. It is an experience to float in the dead sea. You relaxe and get out with a smooth skin.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

A must do when in Israel. It's so cool "swimming" in the water. The mud part makes your skin feel great, and there are showers sound for rinsing the salt off and any extra mud. A very good idea to wear some kind of sandal because the salt rocks on the bottom can hurt when your first going in. Such... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

You simply can't travel all the way to Israel without including a day trip to the Dead Sea. Our travel guide went into much depth about the history of the region, as the trip included a tour of Masada, which overlooks the Dead Sea. Receding at a rate of 1 metre per year, which becomes quite visible driving around and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Couldn't explain to anyone how bizarre it felt to be floating on water. Was a truly amazing experience. Highly recommend going here if you can.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Great experience to float in the Dead Sea. Stay at a hotel in Ein Bokek to take advantage of the easy access and brilliant sunsets,

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Address: Israel
Phone Number: 972-3-516-6699
Location: Middle East  >  Israel  >  Dead Sea Region

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