Desert Camping Israel


Have you ever been to a GLAMPING Desert Hostel? Well now is your chance!

At the “Desert Camping Israel” ecological campsite located on a hilltop overlooking the desert, you will enjoy traditional hospitality.

This is a unique family run campsite/hostel which offers desert GLAMPING accommodations.  Special family activities can be arranged to give families the Biblical experience of living in the desert.

Located 15 minutes outside Jerusalem. There is no need to bring anything with you…just your excitement and curiosity.

This is the coolest desert “hostel” – customize your stay. You will sleep under the stars using mattresses, clean sheets and towels in your choice of private tent or large Shepherd’s tent.


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Additional Activities Available for Families: additional fee

  • Take a sunset tour and learn about the surrounding desert and the history of the region.
  • Help to prepare and enjoy a tasty Biblical style dinner with fresh baked pitot, fresh Hummus and learn to cook on coals in Biblical style.
  • Retreat to the campfire for cold drinks, tea and shepherd’s coffee with storytelling throughout the night.
  • See the beautiful desert and its inhabitants awaken during the Sunrise tour.
  • Reserve a rich breakfast of fresh bread, eggs, dips, cheese, cereal, tea and coffee.
  • Extra tiyulim (hikes) can be arranged in the area including Nahal Prat & camel riding


Campsite Facilities:
Hot showers, clean toilets, a camp fire, mattresses, clean sheets and towels and a shaded chill-out zoola.

Bar/Bat Mitzva Venue:
This is also a great place to host a unique Bar / Bat Mitzva event or a special birthday party.

Contact Desert Camping


FIJ Tips

Leave your bags at the hotel or at your apartment and come live like the locals did in the time of the Bible.


90 NIS – 700 NIS
Prices vary based on size of tent and privacy


Whole Family


English / Hebrew


Food served is kosher and vegetarian but doesn't have a kosher certification. Kosher certification can be arranged with your reservation.

Venue: Desert Camping

Address: Kfar Adumim,Israel
Neighborhood: Near Kfar Adumim. On route to the Dead Sea and Masada.
Parking: FREE parking

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