On Road 1 (Tel Aviv - Jerusalem), take the Hemed interchange (between Shoresh Junction and Har'el / Mevasseret Zion Junction) and turn south for a few dozen meters.
10 minutes from Jerusalem.
30 minutes from Tel Aviv.
Thanks to the location of the park, it is possible to relax on its lawns before going up to Jerusalem, or on the way back from the city.
The Judean Hills and Jerusalem Guidance Center invites you to guided tours of En Hemed National Park on the subject of:
· "In the beginning" - the creation of the world in seven stations
· "Nature's right to water"
To reserve a tour, please call: 02-6232191
An abundance of wildflowers in season, including the lesser celandine, which flowers particularly profusely in the park, beautiful shedding of leaves in the fall, floodwaters during strong rainfall.
Lawns, picnic areas, Crusader fortress, walking trail, playground
Length of visit:
1 hour – all day
Last entry to the park is one hour before closing time
Sunday - Thursday and Saturday – 8 am – 5 pm
Fridays and the eve of holidays – 8 am – 4 pm
Sunday - Thursday and Saturday – 8 am – 4 pm
Fridays and the eve of holidays – 8 am – 3 pm
On the eve of New Year, the eve of the Day of Atonement, and Passover eve: 8 am – 1 pm
Further details on activities and tours, for groups only, can be obtained from the Central District Guidance Unit at 08-6220835
Individuals: Adult - NIS 22, child – NIS 10
Group (over 30): Adult - NIS 19, child – NIS 8
For groups of over 100 people, by advance arrangement only:
Prices for overnight camping:
Regular: Adult – NIS 42, child – NIS 32
Subscribers: Adult – NIS 27, child – NIS 22
Students in a school framework: NIS 25
* The campground accepts groups of a minimum of 100 people. Only on days when the campground is open for groups that have made reservations in advance, individuals and families may also be admitted - by advance arrangement only.
Dogs may be brought into the park, but must be kept on a lead.