A tour through the Hula Valley, an agricultural region in northern Israel with abundant fresh water. It is a spectacular place of nature, a major stopover for birds migrating along the Syrian-Afican Rift Valley between Africa, Europe and Asia
Bird Watching Tours
As the meeting point between three continents, Israel sits at the crossroads of migration patterns, with thousands of birds passing through in both spring and autumn on their way to and from Africa. From the mountains in the north, to the oases in the Arava Desert, to the famous wetlands in the Hula Valley, Keshet Journeys gives you the opportunity to spot hundreds of unique species from Israel’s major migration hotspots.
An activity center for birdwatchers, with an office that organizes tours of the beautiful park during the migration seasons. Israel, and particularly the Eilat surroundings, has ranked among the top five
foreign destinations for British and European birders for many years. Extraordinary concentrations of migratory birds use the area, making Eilat one of the busiest migration areas in the world.
Also on this tour
Visit the Mountains of Gilboa in the Beit Shean Valley, located along the major migratory flyways and on the border between the Mediterranean and desert climate zones. Tens of thousands of wetland birds spending the winter in the many fishponds and reservoirs scattered around the valley.
The Ein Avdat canyon, south of Beer Sheba and Sde Boker, is a beautiful area for seeing a mixture of desert and waterside birds. Hike through the Ein Avdat National Park, located in a beautiful canyon in the Negev desert. The Ein Avdat Spring flows down in a waterfall towards an 8-meter deep pool of water. The oasis created by the springs attracts ibex and other animals.