Integrated hiking and jeep tours in various exciting tracks

General Information

There are various hiking trails levels of difficulty distance and time.

We have brought you a sample short and easy trails that we perform quiet often in the Ramon Crater.

These are 2-3 hours hiking tracks, but it is possible to plan long tracks, with a desert camping lodging for a day or two days or even more. We can offer an accommodation at different rating, from a tent in the heart of the desert, to a zimmer or a luxurious hotel. It is also possible to go on a trip independently and coordinate with us the pickup date to Mitzpe Ramon. For coordination and Additional information and pricing , please contact us:

Hiking and Jeeping Ramon crater tour information

Meeting at Mitzpe Ramon visitors center and then start the hiking trail that goes along Mitzpe Ramon’s promenade and goes all the way down to the crater, following the Israeli national trail. It’s a beautiful and easy hike that takes 2½  – 3 hours.

You will get maps and instructions about the route and you will walk independently, the trail is not circular and that is the reason why we will not walk with you, we will have to bring the jeep to our meeting point at the end of the hiking trail.The trail is easy to follow by the trail marks.

At our meeting point, we will be waiting for you, we will rest for awhile and have coffee. Afterwards we will take a jeep trail around the crater and enter to the lowest base layers that were formed in this area during the Jurassic era, we can feel and touch amazing stones and rocks, clay and sand in endless colors and shapes then we continue our tour and drive to Saharonim spring and the ancient Nabatean Khan. We walk a bit around and then continue our tour down on Dekalim ascent to Nekarot horseshoe canyon ,a dry river bed ,stop for a coffee break in one of the most beautiful spots and continue on driving through wady Ardon and it’s dykes (geological phenomenon),We stop under the shade of the Acacia trees and get to know the desert world of plants and wildlife.

Next we will visit Beerot campground for toilet break and Next we will drive across the crater on the pipeline road till the south   end in Saharonim mountain, continue to the main road and then 4×4 trail to wadi Zochalim (reptiles).

Then we climb up on a 4×4 trail  to the most amazing observation point at Mt. Gvanim.

From that point we can look around 360 degrees and get the whole dimension of the crater,it’s beautiful colors and shapes and get to know and understand this unique geological phenomenon.Later on, we will return to Mitzpe Ramon.

Combined tour hiking and Jeeping to the Ramon crater tour information:

Meeting at Mitzpe Ramon at your accommodation place in the morning, driving all the way down to the lowest base layers that were formed in this area during the Jurassic era, we can feel and touch amazing stones and rocks, clay and sand in endless colors and shapes then we continue our tour and drive to Saharonim spring and the ancient Nabatean Khan parking place.

Here we start our hike along the Nekarot horseshoe trail. Following the Israeli national trail. It’s a beautiful and easy hike that takes 21/2- 3 hours.

You will walk independently while we will  have to drive around to the end of the hiking trail and meet you there.

The trail is in the beautiful wadi  Ramon and the ruins of Khan Saharonim a 2000 year old khan on the famous Nabatean incense route. Wadi Ramon joins Wadi Nekarot and we will continue our trail surrounded by the massive boulders and the deep canyon walls.  Later we will climb back on the Nabtean trail,   back to our jeep.  After a coffee break in one of the most beautiful spots and continue on driving through wadi Ardon and its dykes (geological phenomenon) ,We stop under the shade of the Acacia trees and get to know the desert world of plants and wildlife. Next we will visit Beerot campground for toilet break and next we will drive across the crater on the pipeline road till the south end of Saharonim Mountain, continue to the main road and then 4×4 trails to wadi Zochalim (reptiles). Then we climb up on a 4×4 trail to the most amazing observation point at Mt. Gvanim. From that point we can look around 360 degrees and get the whole dimension of the crater, it’s beautiful colors and shapes and get to know and understand this unique geological phenomenon. Then we will return to Mitzpe Ramon.