Gezer was an ancient Canaanite and biblical city. It is now a national park, and is still being excavated.
This hike leads down from the entrance to Almon (also known as Anatot) to the Ein Prat Spring. Ein Prat , also known as En Fara, is the upper most spring in Wadi Kelt.
Castel National Park is a memorial commemorating key battles in Israel’s War of Independence. The mountain commands the western approach to Jerusalem, overlooking the old road to Jerusalem.
The ramparts walk along the top of Jerusalem’s old city walls provides a new view into parts of the old city which are otherwise inaccessible, and a view into the lives of the inhabitants of the old city. The views from the walls of the old city as well as the new city are spectacular.
The Sorek cave was discovered in 1968, when a blast by quarry workers in the area created a hole in the cave. The cave and the surrounding area of Mount Ya’ale, are now a nature reserve and quarrying no longer takes place in the area.
Bet Guvrin National Park, encompasses the biblical city of Maresha, the ancient tel of Bet Guvrin, and many caves. It is located in Israel, between the cities of Bet Shemesh and Kiryat Gat.
Nahal Prat is a canyon created by a riverbed running from North of Jerusalem to the Jordan River above the Dead Sea. It is located in the Judean desert. Nahal Prat, also refered to as Wadi Kelt, has three main springs. Ein Prat, also known as Ein Fara, is the upper spring. Ein Fawwar, also known as Ein Maboa, is the middle spring. Ein Kelt is the lower spring. The Prat River is also fed by flash floods in Israel’s Judean hills.