Israel & the Palestinian Territories - The Dead Sea (Chapter)
This is the Dead Sea chapter from Lonely Planet's Israel & the Palestinian Territories guidebook.
The lowest place on the face of earth, the Dead Sea brings together breathtaking natural beauty, compellingly ancient history and modern mineral spas that soothe and pamper every fibre of your body.
- float in the briny, mineral-rich waters at sandy Ein Bokek Beach
- ascend Masada's Snake Path before dawn and watch the sunrise from up top
- take a dip in the waterfall-fed plunge pools of Ein Gedi Nature Reserve, a site so lush it's often compared to the Garden of Eden
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Ein Gedi, North of Ein Gedi, Masada, Ein Bokek, Sodom and Neot Hakikar.
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