in Southern District, Israel

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
30.177 and 35.016 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 30° 10' 37" and E 35° 0' 58"
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: 03:46 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Jerusalem
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:14 am and 4:40 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: 3,7 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: 2020-11-25 08:19:24

Touring Shittim

Shittim in Southern District is a town located in Israel about 111 mi (or 178 km) south of Jerusalem, the country's capital place.

Time in Shittim is now 03:46 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Jerusalem with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 10 airports nearby Shittim, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Israel is Ovda International Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), South. 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 27 mi (or 43 km), North. We collected 1 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ar Rishah, Petra, Al Murayghah, Ayl and Adhruh. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 66 °F

Morning Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Evening Temperature 14°C / 57 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 27%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 26th of November 2020

14°C (56 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 27th of November 2020

15°C (59 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

Saturday, 28th of November 2020

15°C (60 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Desert Ashram - Hostel

0,0 mi
88874 Shitim

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Seminar at Neot Semadar - נאות סמדר, סמינר 2011

Published: July 13, 2011
Length: 58:01 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: NeotSemadar

משתתפי הסמינר בנאות סמדר בונים את המדרשה בחומר וברוח. הבנייה היא הסבה של מבנים טרומיים ישנים לחדרי ארוח...

zorba 2013 four elements - ארבעת האלמנטים פסטיבל זורבה באשרם במדבר

Published: April 12, 2013
Length: 09:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ashrambamidbar

קבלו אותו, פסטיבל זורבה אביב 2013, 5 ימים של מוזיקה אהבה ומדיטציה בלב המדבר הפראי של אשרם במדבר. 4 האלמנטים-פסטיב...

אשרם במדבר desert ashram

Published: December 18, 2013
Length: 00:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ashrambamidbar

עוד וידאו שלנו.

בואו לראות את בית האומנויות בנאות סמדר

Published: July 24, 2012
Length: 43:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: OriC655

הסרטון הזה צולם בקיבוץ נאות סמדר, נווה מדבר בדרום, שמתפקד כמו קיבוץ אמיתי. אחד הדברים שלפי דעתי הכי מאפיינים...

למה המענה הטלפוני של אשרם במדבר מתקשה לעיתים בצרכיו?

Published: April 05, 2013
Length: 57:13 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: ashrambamidbar

אוואני (קצר), מנסה לעשות את צרכיה ולענות לטלפון. בתכלס זה לא קשה, אבל אז הגיע ליטל והחלה לחקור. פיפי או קקי?...

my pilates practice

Published: October 14, 2010
Length: 18:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Iris Zaira

Hitachi dump trucks are driving force in Israel’s Negev Desert mine

Published: December 09, 2014
Length: 15:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: HitachiConstruction

Two years after their delivery, six Hitachi dump trucks prove to be the driving force behind production at the Rotem Amfert Negev phosphate mine in Israel's Negev Desert. The trucks work...

Desert Ashram - Home is Where the Heart is

Published: January 24, 2012
Length: 48:40 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: אשרם במדבר

הקדמה לכל מה שקורה במקום המדהים הזה - אשרם במדבר, שיטים. אלה האנשים, המוזיקה, החוויות, המדבר, הרוחניות והכל....

Lakiya Negev Weaving

Published: December 19, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: KiwiZTravel

Visit the Lakiya Negev Weaving and see how the Bedouins wives are weaving for tourists.

מעשה שלם

Published: October 02, 2018
Length: 30:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Neot Semadar

בניית הסוכה בנאות סמדר היא 'מעשה מרכבה' רב משתתפים, צבעוני, שוקק ודינאמי. השמחה ליצור, להתכוון להתמסר, ולהשקיע...

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Shittim, שטים, Naẖal Shittim, נח”ל שטים