Population    48000
   Ethnic composition    Jewish – more than 90%
   Density    80/km2
   Mayor    Itzhak Meir Halevi
   Attractions    Countless
   Twin towns     Los Angeles, USA
   Toront, Canada
   Durban, South Africa   

Eilat is well known today as the place where the winter is always sunny. Thousands of people come to Eilat to enjoy a relaxing holiday with swimming, sunbathing and water sports. Modern hotels are available to suit every taste. Shops, restaurants, cafes and bars welcome everyone. The atmosphere of Eilat today is one of its great assets. 

In the most southern point of Israel, on the banks of the Red Sea, sits the city of Eilat. With a history stretching into antiquity, Eilat is primarily Harbour resort popular among tourists and visitors from all over the world.

Demographically, Eilat is welcoming city with a large base of Jewish population.
The town is known for being tolerant of differences and accepting to people of all ethnic groups and faiths.

Tourism is the main industry of Eilat, and visitors come in droves variety of reasons. First and foremost, the city itself offers a wide range of secular attractions. Stunning beaches, amazing food and hotels in the area are known for their friendly service and wonderful hospitality.

Activities in and around the city could take years to explore, with bird watching, camel tours, skydiving and exploring the reefs via snorkeling or scuba diving being just a few of the offerings. The diving opportunities, especially, are considered among the best in the world and draw marine enthusiasts from around the world hoping to swim with the sharks or observe dolphins. The water temperatures are nearly always mild and the visibility under water is usually between 20 to 30 meters. Those interested in history may plan a day trip to nearby Petra (Jordan), which was one of the original Seven Wonders of the World. 

  • Eilat Iri (Eilat my city)
  • Museum of erotics

  • Dolphin Reef
  • City of Kings
  • Ice Space
  • The Camel Farm
  • and many more...
 Planning a trip to Eilat or Petra contact Avitours tours and travel agency and we will compose for you the most attractive and comfortable tour in Jaffa taking into account your preferences and points of interest.
To book a tour in Eilat or Petra please visit the Booking page.
For more info on available tours in Israel with Avitours please visit our Tours section
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