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Eilat Destination Guide

Explore Eilat in Israel.

Eilat in the region of Southern District with it's 45,588 inhabitants is a place in Israel - some 434 mi (or 698 km) South-East of Jerusalem, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Eilat in Israel

Current time in Eilat is now 11:16 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Jerusalem" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tabuk, Damascus, At Tafilah, Amman, Tyre or Al Yamaniyah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Al Burj, Aqaba, Eilot, Eilat, Taba and Askan al Mina. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

20°C / 67 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 968.1 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 24% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 23rd of February 2018
Heavy intensity rain, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Saturday, 24th of February 2018
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Sunday, 25th of February 2018
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 22°C (71 °F)
Night: 9°C (49 °F)


Eilat city - Desert to Sea

05:55 min ( February 25, 2010 by EilatToday)
Views: 1,240 - Rating: 5/5

Mori Chen, a local photographer, took photos that reflect the beauty of Eilat and the nature surrounding. put it all together to a video clip. enjoy !

Video Corendon eerste vlucht op Eilat I...

02:51 min ( October 31, 2011 by kees140150)
Views: 492 - Rating: 5/5

De reisarchitect zat voor reisbureau Travel Slide op de eertste vlucht van Corendon Airline's naar Ovda Eilat.Voor meer informatie kijk op de nieuwe website

Video zon vakantie Eilat met Corendon Ai...

00:58 min ( October 31, 2011 by kees140150)
Views: 522 - Rating: 5/5

De Reisarchitect is voor reisbureau Travel Slide naar Eilat, Isreal geweest er is met Corendon Airlines gevlogen en de overnachtingenwaren in hotel Herords. Voor meer informatie kijk op http//www.eila...

Trip Eilat 11-13 2 2010 Gurman Group

07:45 min ( March 30, 2010 by michaelgu6)
Views: 1,331 - Rating: 5/5

My trip to Eilat 11-13. Gurman Group 10.2.10 - Kenyon Ada 11.2.10 - Shelomo Mnt., Bird Park Eilat 12.2.10 - Mnt. Zefahot

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Interesting facts about this location

Kings City

Kings City is a biblical theme park in Eilat, Israel, which was inaugurated in June 2005. It required an investment of about USD 40 million. It is owned by "Africa Israel", "Elran d.d. Real Estate ltd" and a Swiss investor. The park can handle 4500 visitors per day. In December 2005, Africa Israel, one of the three owners of Kings City, and another Israeli firm, Polar International, announced they had signed a deal to build a giant amusement park in South Carolina at a cost of USD 360 million.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.56, 34.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Amusement parks in Israel, Eilat

Eilat Airport

Eilat Airport, also known as J. Hozman Airport, is an Israeli airport located in the city of Eilat. It mostly handles domestic flights to Tel Aviv and Haifa with international flights operating instead to Ovda International Airport, but a few international flights on aircraft that can handle the relatively short runway use Eilat as well. Eilat Airport is located in the central area of the city, next to Route 90 (The Arava Road).

More reading: Eilat Airport homepage
Located at 29.56, 34.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Airports established in 1949, Airports in Israel, Eilat


Ezion-Geber was a city of Idumea, a biblical seaport on the northern extremity of the Gulf of Aqaba, in the area of modern Aqaba and Eilat.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.56, 34.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Eilat, Hebrew Bible cities


For the town in the West Bank, see Aqabah, West Bank. Aqabaالعقبة —  City  — File:Aqaba3. jpg Official seal of Aqaba Nickname(s): The Bride of the Red Sea Motto: Turn Sand Into Gold Aqaba is located in JordanAqabaAqaba Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:29.5167|N|35|E|type:city(103100)_region:JO|||| | |name= }} Country 22x20px Jordan Governorate Aqaba Governorate Founded 3989 B.C.

More reading: Aqaba homepage
Located at 29.56, 34.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Aqaba, Battlefields, Cities in the Great Rift Valley, Edom, Eilat, Hebrew Bible places, Populated places in the Aqaba Governorate, Port cities and towns of the Red Sea, Port cities in the Arabian Peninsula, Tourism in Jordan

Taba, Egypt

Taba is a small Egyptian town near the northern tip of the Gulf of Aqaba. Taba is the location of Egypt's busiest border crossing with neighbouring Israel. Little more than a bus depot and a luxury hotel, Taba is a frequent vacation spot for Egyptians and tourists, especially those from Israel on their way to other destinations in Egypt or as a weekend getaway. It is the northernmost resort of Egypt's Red Sea Riviera.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.56, 34.95 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Egypt–Israel border crossings, National parks of Egypt, Populated coastal places in Egypt, Populated places in South Sinai Governorate, Red Sea, Seaside resorts in Egypt, Tourism in Egypt, Underwater diving sites in Egypt

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