Mitzpe Ramon

An Awesome Desert Town


Mitzpe Ramon is an evolving desert town on top of the Ramon Crater.

We are a small community that love the desert life, and glad to have visitors.

What can you do in Mitzpe Ramon?

Enjoy the quiet, sit on the edge of the Ramon Crater, go on a Jeep tour or hike by foot, take an art or music workshop, visit a concert or a show and much more.


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Mitzpe Ramon

Mitzpe Ramon is a small town located in the Israeli Negev desert, on the edge of the Ramon Crater. 

Mitzpe Ramon is a popular destination for tourists because of these facts:

  • Ramon Crater is a beautiful, breathtaking location where one can stand and enjoy the wonders of creation.
  • Ibex herds are living next to Mitzpe Ramon and enter the streets regularly. Not every day can you meet wildlife near the local grocery.
  • The weather here is bright, and the air is excellent all over the year. Summer evenings are chili, so even though Mitzpe Ramon is a desert town, you’ll enjoy a cool temperature even in July.
  • Mitzpe Ramon has various traveling options to offer both for experienced hikers and families.
  • The Ramon Crater is one of the few dark sky reserves in the world. Here you can see a handful of stars and wonder about the universe.
  • Mitzpe Ramon has a music and art scene. We are proud to host four schools: circus, music, theater, and dance school. 
  • Mitzpe Ramon is a microcosmos of Israel. If you understand Mitzpe Ramon, you probably understand a lot about Israel. All you have to do is sit at the local bar or walk in the boardwalk and talk to nice people.