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  • Address: Israel
  • Admission: Free
The Dead Sea is famous for being the lowest point in the world, sitting 1,269 feet (383 meters) below sea level. It is also one of the saltiest bodies of water in the world, and as such, bodies will naturally float in the water. Because of this hyper-salination that is so unique to the Dead Sea, visitors come from all over the world to swim in the sea, as well as access the nutrient-rich mud on the banks. There is a 4-star spa hotel that utilizes the mud from the bank on the Jordanian coast.

There are many hotels near the Dead Sea, as well as a campsite on the Ein Gedi coast, which provides showers and toilets. There is also a wonderful set of local gift and souvenir shops, in which you can purchase Minerals Dead Sea Products.

Practical Info

The easiest access to the Dead Sea from Israel is out of Jerusalem on the north end or Eliat from the south end. It is also possible to reach it from the north via Tel Aviv, but this is slightly more difficult to reach. There are also daily buses from Jerusalem (lines 486 and 487), Tel Aviv (line 421), Eliat (444), Beersheva and Arad (384).

There are also taxi and car hire services that will go out to the Dead Sea.

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Bethlehem Jericho Dead Sea Qumran Day Tour from Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, null
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Bethlehem Jericho Dead Sea Qumran Day Tour from Tel Aviv

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Review

Departing from Tel Aviv, this one day tour takes you to four of Israel's most popular sites. Discover Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus and visit some of its ...  Read more

Location: Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Duration: 1 day (approx.)

From USD $89.00
Premium Off-Road Massada Adventure from Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Premium Off-Road Massada Adventure from Tel Aviv

Enjoy a unique 4x4 day trip and enjoy an off road adventure to encounter the Negev wild nature to discover Masada's unique story. Try a Bedouin Feast ...  Read more

Location: Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Duration: Flexible

From USD $241.00
Masada Sunrise, Ein Gedi and Dead Sea Trip from Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Private Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Masada Sunrise, Ein Gedi and Dead Sea Trip from Jerusalem

3.5 star rating: Worth doing 7 Reviews

Witness an unforgettable sunrise from the top of ancient Masada and enjoy time at beautiful Ein Gedi and the Dead Sea on this morning trip from Jerusalem! ...  Read more

Location: Jerusalem, Israel
Duration: 10 hours (approx.)

From USD $74.00
Masada and Dead Sea Tour from Herzliya, Herzliya, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Masada and Dead Sea Tour from Herzliya

Tour to the Judean Desert, ascend Masada by cable car and see the caves where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered. Float in the mineral-rich Dead Sea and ...  Read more

Location: Herzliya, Israel
Duration: 10 hours (approx.)

From USD $110.00
Self Guided Sunrise Masada, Ein Gedi Nature Reserve and Dead Sea Tour from Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Day ... 
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Self Guided Sunrise Masada, Ein Gedi Nature Reserve and Dead Sea Tour from Tel Aviv

This full day tour will take you to Masada, the Ein Gedi Nature Reserve, and the Dead Sea - all in one day! Combining hiking, sunrise views, nature, and a ...  Read more

Location: Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Duration: 10 hours (approx.)

From USD $76.00
Desert Safari and Dead Sea Day Trip from Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Hiking & Camping
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Desert Safari and Dead Sea Day Trip from Tel Aviv

1 star rating: I do not recommend this 1 Review

Ride a 4x4 in the Judean Desert and visit the Dead Sea on this unforgettable full-day trip from Tel Aviv! Traveling in an air-conditioned coach, see the famous ...  Read more

Location: Tel Aviv, Israel
Duration: 11 hours (approx.)

From USD $150.00
Largest Natural Spa in the World Dead Sea, Amman, 4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours
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Largest Natural Spa in the World Dead Sea

Enjoy a day of rest and relaxation at the Dead Sea in Jordan, known worldwide as the Largest Natural Spa in the World. Your day starts at 10am with a private ...  Read more

Location: Amman, Jordan
Duration: Flexible

From USD $55.00
Desert Safari and Dead Sea Day Trip from Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Day Spas
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Desert Safari and Dead Sea Day Trip from Jerusalem

Explore the rugged Judean Desert by 4x4 and swim in the Dead Sea on this action-packed full-day trip from Jerusalem! Travel into the desert by air-conditioned ...  Read more

Location: Jerusalem, Israel
Duration: 9 hours (approx.)

From USD $150.00
Dead Sea Relaxation Tour from Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, 4WD, ATV & Off-Road Tours
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Dead Sea Relaxation Tour from Tel Aviv

3 star rating: Worth doing 1 Review

Spend a relaxing day at the Dead Sea with this 10-hour tour from Tel Aviv. Enjoy the scenery driving through the Judean Desert. Experience a Dead Sea ...  Read more

Location: Dead Sea Region, Israel
Duration: 10 hours (approx.)

From USD $89.00
Private Day Trip to Dead Sea, Jerusalem, and Bethlehem from Eilat, Eilat, Day Trips
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 3

Private Day Trip to Dead Sea, Jerusalem, and Bethlehem from Eilat

Visit the Dead Sea, Jerusalem, and Bethlehem on a full-day, private tour from Eilat. Enjoy the personalized experience and flexibility of a private tour that ...  Read more

Location: Eilat, Israel
Duration: 16 hours (approx.)

From USD $734.00

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