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Bokek River

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Short kanyon walk barefoot on the bed of the torrent

We loved the short walk to the Bokek River and its canyon. It is not even an hour go-return. Kids... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Francesca R
Istanbul, Turkey
Nice wet walking

The rout is very nice if you like the desert scenery, combined with water and small waterfalls... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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“nice walk”(4 reviews)
“the main road”(4 reviews)
“park your car”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Road 90 | Near the 212 km sign, Ein Bokek 8693000, Israel
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All reviews nice walk the main road park your car small waterfall half mile flip flops easy hike children and adults dead sea region stream wadi path rocks pools desert reservoir trees
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We loved the short walk to the Bokek River and its canyon. It is not even an hour go-return. Kids and adult alike can easily do the walking along the torrent. My kids loved walking barefoot on the bed of the fresh torrent and be...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Francesca R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rout is very nice if you like the desert scenery, combined with water and small waterfalls. It’s not too hard and very pretty, suitable for families.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NavaB444
Reviewed December 30, 2018

Nachal (“river”) Bokek is like a small-version Rio Grande flowing through the desert. (In many languages, the noun comes before the name, thus Rio Grande is really “River Grande”, in this case Nachal Bokek.) Rain from Mediterranean clouds forced up steep mountains dump moisture on...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank DeanMurphy2020
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Right across the road from the Ein Bokek hotels is a short , shady trail partially through and alongside a stream with a few small waterfalls. There is a place to park your car just off the road. The trail starts with an rchaeological excavation....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Judy L
Reviewed October 14, 2018

On the main road close to Dead Sea, across Isrotel, there's a sign "Wadi Boqeq". That's where you can park your car and start your hike. In approximately 15 minutes you get to a waterfall and you can climb further on to the cliff nearby....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank beradrian
Reviewed September 23, 2018

You can park your car in Ein Bokek, cross the rode towards the mountains and begin the walk to the river. There is a sign at the beginning that shows the way. It takes about half an hour to get to the fall. Most of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Bambi12345
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We parked by David Hotel and went under the underpass. Walked about half a mile before we came across water and then there were streams all along the path with some nice pools to take a dip. Follow the water until you get to the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Michelle147147
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Nice attraction you may easily visit without transport, guide, etc. Just find big concrete ditch near the David hotel, go down into it, pass under the bridge and then go up the flow of the river. You will find some picturesque places on your track...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Игорь К
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Walk in the water of a small spring, nice and lots of shade. Can dip into one of the small pools along the way.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Johny J
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Nice short hike (30 minutes each way at a slow pace) that takes you to a small waterfall and a place to sit underneath to refresh oneself.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank StuartB10314
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Response from adimazar | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure exactley wher is the hotel, but ask anyone they will surely know. Have a great time. Adi