Ashkelon national park, Ashkelon

#6 of 22 in Nature in Southern District
National Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Hugging the Mediterranean shore and surrounded by the remains of a medieval wall, Ashkelon national park boasts diverse archeological findings, such as the largest ancient pet cemetery. The park bears traces of many civilizations, including Philistine, Greco-Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman. Visit the remains of a Roman basilica and walk among marble columns and statues of deities, and see the world's oldest arched gate dating back to the Bronze Age. The park offers hiking and biking opportunities, many shaded picnic spots, green lawns for playing sports, and beach views. Use our Ashkelon day trip planning app to arrange your visit to Ashkelon national park and other attractions in Ashkelon.
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  • We were there during the winter, so could not enjoy a pick nick, but that would be a fun thin to do with family or friends.  more »
  • In the middle of Ashkelon you will found history on history. Old harbur city,Water wells and much more. The archeological digs continue to revel layrs on layers of the local history. By car by foot...  more »
  • Ancient Constructions and technology by the Sea. Bring some food and relax enjoying the view .. 1/2 day it's enough 😀
  • Green park lovely flowers . And hiking trail to the beach.
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