Herodium National Park

This desert fortress is both the palace and the gravesite of King Herod.

Take a fascinating archaeological tour of the site. Start your tour by viewing a short film about Herod.

On Fridays you can join a guided tour at no additional fee. Detailed instructions on how to get there can be found on the Parks and Nature Authority site.

 

Location: Eastern Gush Etzion

 

There are stairs. Not suitable for strollers.

Adult: 29 nis

Child: 15 nis

Student: 25 nis

Senior citizen: 15 nis

Soldier/national service: Free with ID or uniform

Ministry of defense/injured veterans: 15 nis

Military reserve: 22 nis

Groups of 30+: 23/adult, 14/child

Phone: 02-5953591/2

Website: Herodium National Park

Hours:

Summer:

Sunday-Thursday & Saturday  8:00-17:00.
Friday & Holiday evenings 8:00-16:00

Winter:

Sunday-Thursday  & Saturday 8:00-16:00.
Friday & Holiday evenings 8:00-15:00

Rosh Hashana Eve, Yom Kippur Eve and Pesach Eve: 8:00-13:00

Entrance to the park closes one hour before the park closes.

 

 

Keep us by your side!

Download the tourist information booklet and the Gush Etzion tourism map!

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