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Dor Habonim Beach Nature Reserve

20 Minutes South of Haifa | Between Maagan Michael and Ein Hod, Zichron Yaakov 9040400, Israel
+972 4-825-2266
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Lovely in the middle of the week.

Bring your own things for camping, there aren’t near by shops, enjoy the lovely walks to even nicer... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
BMerav
,
Frankfurt, Germany
via mobile
One of the most beautiful beaches in israel

This beach is operated by the nature and Parks Authority and is part of the Dor Habonim natrure... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2018
Asaf A
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Zichron Yaakov, Israel
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The nature reserve is a beautiful and picturesque beach, a coastal strip with more bays and inlets than any other in Israel. Wild, primeval scenery and unique natural values are intertwined here, and walking trails and campgrounds have been set up for visitors. Alongside this nature reserve are the Dor Habonim marine nature reserve, and Tel Dor National Park.
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“great beach” (6 reviews)
“sea water” (3 reviews)
“national park” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
20 Minutes South of Haifa | Between Maagan Michael and Ein Hod, Zichron Yaakov 9040400, Israel
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+972 4-825-2266
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"great beach"
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"sea water"
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"national park"
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"blue cave"
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"easy walk"
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"small hill"
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"turned around"
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"degree view"
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"nicest beaches"
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"lebanon border"
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"admission fee"
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"rosh hanikra"
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"northern part"
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"tel aviv"
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"waves"
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"bays"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bring your own things for camping, there aren’t near by shops, enjoy the lovely walks to even nicer Laguna, unfortunately not allowed to swim in. Camping Payment is for 24 hours.

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Reviewed February 4, 2018

This beach is operated by the nature and Parks Authority and is part of the Dor Habonim natrure reserve. There are a few rocky bays full of seashells and a small cravice called 'the Blue Cave'. The beach itself is clean and pleasant and is...More

2  Thank Asaf A
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Reviewed December 20, 2017

Long stretch of sandy beach, wade pools and prodruding rocks make this one of the best beaches to hang out at, take long strolls along, and simply explore.

1  Thank Eran Y
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Reviewed December 14, 2017

We visited and enjoyed the marvelous Dor-HaBonim Beach National Park near Haifa (admission fee – but well worth it) where we visited sea caves (grottos) and arches and beautiful beaches. We first climbed up a small hill which afforded a stunning 360 degree view of...More

1  Thank Yitzchak M
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

this is one of the most exciting, if not the top of the beautiful beach stretches in Israel . stunning and striking beauty of nature combined with a lot of ancient history. it starts in the ancient important city of Dor a Phoenician important town...More

3  Thank nathan l
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

It's located 10-15 minutes from Zichron Yaakov. Lovely beaches, amazing trails along the beach. Plants are changing according to the seasons. One of the most beautiful beaches in Israel/

1  Thank H2ATravels
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

This is a unique beach, not too long - 5 KM (3 miles) that has nice scenery as well as archaeology. The Northern part at Habonim is the nice swimming area and the Southern part is the Old city of Dor. In between its a...More

1  Thank adibrand
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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

We visited this beach on a Sunday afternoon and it is a gorgeous place to swim with shallow, perfectly clear water. 1. The bathrooms are overcrowded and a mess. Plan accordingly. 2. Bring a lawn chair to sit in the water. 3. Families with small...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2017

Fabulous sunsets come as standard on this lovely collection of rocky coves and shell-studded sand stretches. Friday/Friday night/Saturday are busy in the summer - but there is plenty of space and no particular need to arrive early. There are options for camping in a crowd...More

Thank Danielle N
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Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

Seriously, our family love this beach so please keep away ;-) Just an hour away from Tel-Aviv by car you arrive at a long stretch of beach with shallow waters. A chalk and dead corals little island just across it which adult can walk to...More

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