HOF CARMEL REGION

Ein hod artists’ village is the “crown jewel” of Hof Carmel, one of the loveliest regions in Israel.

The picturesque village is nestled in the midst of the region, sloping from the green hills of mount Carmel, into the blue of the sea coast below.

Situated in the center of the country, Hof Carmel county is spread along the sea shore from ancient city of Caesarea to Haifa, the capital of the north.

The region is rich with olive groves and fruit orchards, many of which are organically grown, vineyards, banana plantations, and endless fields of vegetables, herbs and flowers.

Hof Carmel is composed of little villages, small towns, kibbutzim and Druze and Arab villages, all spread in the splendor of natural well-nurtured environment. It is rich in cultural, historical and tourist attraction and very little industry, thus boasts of the high standard of quality living.

 

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Among the many historical and cultural attractions: Mount Carmel’s Pre-historic caves, Atlit Maapilim Camp, ancient and modern Caesarea, several archaeology museums, “Hamizgaga”, Rali Museum, Shuni fortress, Caesarea historical museum, Dada art museum, Ein hod’s artists’ village with it’s abundance of art and cultural activities, as well as galleries, artists’ studios, workshops and artistic boutiques spread in most of the villages and towns in the county.

Tourist attractions range from natural reserves, out doors activities such as sea sports and boating, hiking & bike tracks, sky diving, horseback riding, jeep tours, to wellness retreats, spiritual activities, as well as wine tasting and the experience of a diversified regional, Mediterranean and middle eastern kitchen, boasting both popular as well as gastronomical cooking.

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