The park is located about 25 kilometers north of Eilat. A park with spectacular landscapes and ancient Specials with history and diverse activities for the whole family. The spacious parks, covers an area of about 60 000 hectares and shape reminiscent of a horseshoe surrounded by bluffs on three sides.
Timna Valley is a geological window, where rocks are exposed to diverse, containing minerals such as copper, iron, manganese and more.
Timna, is the first place in the world where mined copper. around the park, you can find thousands of mining shafts and traces of copper smelting furnaces from the ancient Egyptian Empire.
Here you can get excited about the story of the Goddess and God Hth'or copper Ramses with a fascinating history and see the remains mythology Egypt. illustrate the experience, you can watch the performance Mines Book describes the process of extracting copper from ancient Egypt to the present.
fascinating findings of these can be seen in the Egyptian Hth'or temple, located near the magnificent pillars of Solomon, on the fungus, Arches impressive and of course the ancient rock art site with a drawing of a hunter ostriches and gazelles, chariots drawn by oxen, and more.
Timna Park excels on many diverse views, spectacular rock formations and geological and archeological sites highly important.
acacia trees and vegetation of the desert, wandering herds of deer and ibex visitor views over the cliffs and human activity in ancient times to the present have brought much interest and turn it into a valuable tourist attraction.