Mitzpe Ramon
in Southern District, Israel

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
30.609 and 34.801 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 30° 36' 33" and E 34° 48' 3"
Currency and Currency Code:
Shekel - ILS
Spoken languages:
Hebrew, Arabic, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:31 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Jerusalem
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:37 am and 7:41 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Israel in Western Asia

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Israel.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Israel. Last Update: 2020-06-05 07:22:31

Delve into Mitzpe Ramon

Mitzpe Ramon in Southern District with it's 4,769 habitants is located in Israel about 84 mi (or 135 km) south of Jerusalem, the country's capital town.

Current time in Mitzpe Ramon is now 12:31 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jerusalem with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 10 airports close to Mitzpe Ramon, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Israel is Ein Yahav Airfield in a distance of 24 mi (or 39 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Israel is Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev in a distance of 22 mi (or 35 km), East. We encountered 2 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ar Rishah, Beersheba, Petra, Ash Shawbak and Busayra. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 83 °F

Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 24%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 20% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Saturday, 6th of June 2020

29°C (85 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 7th of June 2020

32°C (89 °F)
20°C (67 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 8th of June 2020

30°C (86 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Beresheet Hotel

2,3 mi
Derech Beresheet 1
80600 Mizpe Ramon

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


0,1 mi
80600 Mitspe Ramon

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Ramon Suites Hotel

0,6 mi
8 Nachal Meishar
80600 Mizpe Ramon

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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endurance horse riding alpaca farm mitzpe ramon israel

Published: February 09, 2014
Length: 41:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: alpaca farm - חוות האלפקות

desert trail horse riding at the alpaca farm at mitzpe ramon israel is a breath taking experience. excellent athletic well trained horses with arabian blood. beautifull landscape of the magnificen...

Mountain biking. Israel. Mitzpe Ramon - Nahal Hava (Central Negev)

Published: February 16, 2009
Length: 12:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Igor Skorubsky

13.02.2009. Велопоходы по Израилю. Мицпе Рамон - нахаль Хава (Центральный Негев). Подробное описание этого маршр...

Faran New Shop in Mitzpe Ramon ניחוח טבע פארן מרכז המבקרים מצפה רמון

Published: April 08, 2012
Length: 35:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Doron Shapira Orel

Naturescent - Faran Organic cosmetic from Ramon Crater. ניחוח טבע קוסמטיקה אורגנית ממכתש רמון. פתחנו חנות חדשה במרכ...

00000 Mitzpe Ramon, Pustynia Negew, Izrael

Published: April 11, 2015
Length: 00:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: rafalcisek

Izrael. Środkowa część Pustyni Negew, na krawędzi krateru Ramon. Droga do Ejlatu.

Mitzpe Ramon Visitor Center

Published: January 20, 2015
Length: 00:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Zvi Peretz Cohen

Mitzpe Ramon Visitor Center.

00001 Mitzpe Ramon, Pustynia Negew, Izrael

Published: April 11, 2015
Length: 00:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: rafalcisek

Izrael. Środkowa część Pustyni Negew, na krawędzi krateru Ramon. Droga do Ejlatu.

Llama Mitzpe Ramon

Published: September 08, 2014
Length: 40:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kids fun

Deep Desert Israel. Dive in! אטרקציות במצפה רמון והסביבה

Published: August 19, 2014
Length: 18:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Deep Desert Israel -"Turning Adventure into I

A close look at what we do - one of a kind desert attractions deep in the Israeli desert: Jeep tours in Mitzpe Ramon, Rappelling, hiking, stargazing, outdoor yoga, meals in the desert, real...

Rappelling in Israel

Published: November 25, 2014
Length: 50:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Susan Loves Israel

For the adventurous amongst you who wish a more challenging experience in Israel, Susan Loves Israel can arrange a fabulous rappelling excursion at the Mitzpe Ramon Crater in the Negev.

Call for videos

Published: March 08, 2013
Length: 20:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TheGreenBackPackers

The Green Backpackers Hostel in Mitzpe Ramon, Israel, has been open for two years now, and we're planning an expansion. We would love to hear your feedback so we can learn adn improve.

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Wise Observatory

The Florence and George Wise Observatory (IAU code 097) is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by Tel-Aviv University. It is located 5 km west of the city of Mitzpe Ramon in the Negev desert near the edge of the Ramon Crater, and it is the only professional astronomical observatory in Israel.

Located at 30.5958, 34.7633 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Astronomical observatories in Israel, Asteroid-discovering observatories

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Maḥane Ramon, Mitze Ramon, Mitspe Ramon, Miẕpe Ramon, Mitzpe Ramon, MIP