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Yarkon River and Park Hayarkon

Ganei Yehoshua (Yarkon Park) | Rokach Blvd, Tel Aviv, Israel
(03) 642-0541
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Ranked #16 of 117 attractions in Tel Aviv
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks, Bodies of Water, Flea/ Street Markets
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

You will enjoy the area, called the lungs of Tel Aviv because of the amount of trees. The river attracts many birds, so if you like bird watching, you will have a pleasant surprise. You can observe people of all ages having fun, playing different games and training. If you like to walk go all the way towards the sea... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This park is long and there are lots and lots of Nifty Corners - it is connects in the end to the Tel - Aviv port and go's all the way to "Tel - Baruch" boarwalk (beautiful area) have a picnic in the area, or just walk and breathe the tel-avivan air.. early evening the place is full of people... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

a lovely park to see locals having fun and exercise- love the dog park and the bike track around the park is worth the ride

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This huge green area consist of lawns, children playgrounds, small petting zoo and benches, so everyone can find a suitable place to enjoy with a great view of the Yarkon stream. whatever it is a romantic picnic, gathering with friends, sports activity (running/bikes) or playing with your kids. just beware of Israeli holidays, it tend to be packed with large... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Fantastic park! I would recommend the park for a great day out. When we were there, there was go-karting for the kids which they loved.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

A lovely park for a long walk. Canoeing, tennis available. Would have liked more WC facilities and refreshment stops available. Bring your own water for the walk!

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New York City, New York, USA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Rent a bike and take a ride to get a sense of the park. It's close to everything but hardly Central Park!

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Florianopolis, SC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

A good place to practice some sport, run or bike and pretty quiet. Personally I appreciate have a picnic.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Along the Yarkon, lies a park where you may find bike lanes, grounds to play soccer, small pond to sail on, and gain some peace and quiet in the lively city of Tel Aviv.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Worth visiting. Try to avoid weekends when the place is too crowded and packed It is pleasant during all hours do weekdays Especially towards sunset by the beach.

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