The Magical Ramon Crater

Tour Code: DH-02

This amazing tour will give you a new perspective of the extraordinary Ramon Crater! We’ll start by cruising through the desert to the Roman ruins at Ein Saharonim, where you will begin a breathtaking hike that takes you through unique desert vegetation and landscapes to the exposed red sands of Wadi Ardon where you’ll discover ancient volcanic activity!


Every Tuesday

Departure Time:  07:30

Duration: Full day


Every Tuesday

Departure Time:  07:30

Duration:  Full day


  • Meet your guide and group

  • Get an introduction to the area from the wonderful visitor’s centre, which is perched on the edge of the crater’s cliff

  • Ride through the Ramon Crater in a 4x4 jeep

  • Get your first taste of the magical phenomena that is the Ramon Crater

  • Arrive at the beautiful Roman ruins of Ein Sahronim, the starting point of our hike

  • Enjoy some desert coffee and snacks to fuel you for the hike

  • Begin our 4/5 hour (moderate) hike in the gorgeous Nekarot Canyon to Wadi Ardon





Important Information

  • Available only November to May, excluding jewish holidays

  • Minimum of 2 people to ensure departure

  • English speaking guide

You Should Bring:

  • Hat

  • 2 liters of water

  • Closed walking shoes

  • Clothing suitable for the weather

  • Day backpack


  • Light packed lunch

  • Pick-up from your hotel in Mitzpe Ramon

Not Included:

  • Breakfast