Explore the oldest copper mines in the world in Timna tour from Eilat, an area of Israel's magnificent Negev Desertrich in fascinating history and incredible geology. A stunning desert reserve with breathtaking scenery, protected natural space, admiring its towering sandstone cliffs, including King Soloman's Pillars. It is a horseshoe-shaped valley with very steep cliffs and have Timna's significant archaeological heritage. Remains dating back to the Neolithic period have allowed us to better understand what prehistoric society in the Middle East was like thousands of years ago. Because of its location, the Timna mines, from which metals, especially copper, have been extracted since Ancient Egyptian times. Learn about the mysterious links between the mines and Ancient Egyptian mythology. Take this one-day tour and you will have the opportunity to explore the beauty of this amazing site. After leaving Timna Park, you will return back to Eilat.
Transfer from hotel or accommodation in Eilat to Aravah border with our professional team.
Transportation in our newest model air-conditioned vehicles.
Explore the beauty of Timna Park with English explanation tour guide in Petra.
Explore the oldest copper mine in the world and its ties to Egypt and Timna's significant archaeological heritage.
Get dropped off back in Eilat at the end of the tour.
10:00 Pick up from hotel / airport with the assistance of our professional team.
10:30 Visit Timna Park with explanations in English. (No Guide)
♦Ancient copper mines♦Colored-sand bottle craft.♦Multimedia presentation - "Kingdom of mines during the journey to Egypt".
♦Transfer back to your point of departure. 13:30 End of the tour, until next time...
Transfer from airport/hotels with our professional team. Transportation in our newest models of air-conditioned vehicles.
Return transport to destination of departure. Change of vehicles is required for transfers between pick-up/drop-off destinations to save time, and to avoid traffic and delays.
Tips for the tourguideanddriver.
(Customaryto tip guideanddrivertogetherabout$7.00 pertraveller).
All kinds of drinks.
Payment and Registration
Payment for the trip will be in cash, credit card or wire transfer. Credit card and wire transfer payments must be made before the day of the tour.
Payment by cash in dollars or New Israeli Shekels (at the high-rate) can be made on the day of the tour.