Ashkelon national park, Ashkelon

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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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  • 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 »
  • Great place if you looking for old Greece, Romian architecture and archeological stuff. Possible to camp and make some bbq also. One of the most beautiful beaches.  more »
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  • 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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