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"Vacation in Eilat" Israel Things to Do Tip by manil51

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  The underwater observatory
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  • The underwater observatory - Israel
      The underwater observatory
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  • the Dolphin Reef - Israel
      the Dolphin Reef
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  • the Dolphin Reef - Israel
      the Dolphin Reef
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Eilat, the southernmost city in Israel serves as a port city and tourist attraction and is located in the Arava. Towards the end of the War of Independence in 1949 and determined the site was conquered southern border of Israel with Egypt. Used first as a military camp, in 1952 Eilat became a civilian settlement and she became a city in 1959. Since then, Eilat has developed one of the most important tourist attractions of Israel following the uniqueness of the Red Sea beaches, coral, favorable climatic conditions in winter and the landscape that brings together between sea, desert and mountains. Following all that Eilat has developed a developed tourist infrastructure of the dozens of hotels and holiday apartments that include thousands of rooms, restaurants, shopping complexes and many attractions, including diving, water sports and desert trips.
Travel a few kilometers from the city, one kilometer after the end of oil will lead us to the Dolphin Reef. This special compound can swim or dive while looking for dolphins and their training and watch nature about dolphins. A few hundred feet later, the coral reserve arrive. Recommended dive reservation without any prior experience and after a short tutorial, you can get a great swim into the world of breathtaking stillness of the coral reef. Near the coral reserve is very worthwhile to visit the underwater observatory where you can watch closely in the animal world of the coral reef, sail in a submarine to a depth 60 meters and simulate an underwater journey simulator. Beyond that the hotels in and around a plethora of proposals for desert trips, sailing along the Gulf of Aqaba and of course bathing in one of the Red Sea coast.

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  • Written Oct 16, 2011
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