Top Choice Nature Reserve in Mitzpe Ramon

Makhtesh Ramon Nature Reserve

Sometimes described as Israel’s very own grand canyon, Makhtesh Ramon is the largest protected area in Israel and is home to a huge number of hiking, cycling and horse-riding trails, as well as cliffs offering rappe…
Wildlife Reserve in Mitzpe Ramon


This pocket-sized wildlife park is an excellent place to see desert creatures you're unlikely to encounter in the wild because they are either nocturnal, endangered or both. The animals who live here – all of them r…
Viewpoint in Mitzpe Ramon


Affords spectacular views of Makhtesh Ramon. Ibexes often wander along the cliff rim around here
Museum in Mitzpe Ramon

Makhtesh Ramon Visitors Center

Perched on the makhtesh rim, this visitor centre has extremely helpful staff who are willing and able to answer questions about the Makhtesh Ramon Nature Reserve, its habitats and its outdoor activities. Most of the…
Winery in Mitzpe Ramon

Nana Winery

Nana is a high-altitude winery, set some 800m above sea level atop Mt Ramon. This location, in the middle of the Negev desert, overlooking the Mahktesh Ramon crater, makes for an unusual but inspiring place to culti…
Museum in Mitzpe Ramon


Run by a friendly family from Dagestan, this one-room museum has exhibits and demonstrations on the weaving and tying techniques used to make the traditional rugs of the Caucasus.