Netanya

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Netanya (also mistakenly "Natanya", נְתַנְיָה) is a city in Israel. Many tourists come to visit its beach.

Get in[edit]

  •   Netanya's train station. connecting Netanya to Haifa and to Tel Aviv, with a car rental station nearby. Also for poleg area, the "Beit Yehusua" train station is possible.
  •   central bus station. located downtown some 20 minutes walking from the beach, is served by buses to Tel Aviv, Haifa, Jerusalem, and other cities

Get around[edit]

The tourist-friendly area downtown is small and easily walkable. Bicycles and walking are common transportation along the beach. If you need to visit another neighborhood, a bus or taxi is the best bet.

See[edit]

As a tourist destination and large city, Netanya features a number of museums and galleries.

  • The Well House- a museum telling the early history of Netanya located in a farm established in 1928, and as such one of the earliest buildings in Netanya.
  • The Tribes of Israel Pearl museum of Yemenite Jewish Heritage
  • The Shlomo Dror Art Institute
  • The Diamimon diamond museum

The city is located on a cliff overlooking the beach. There are paths down to the beach. You can also take an elevator to the "Sironit" beach - the ride is free and you get a fascinating view of the sea. The boardwalks near the sea are wonderful and have great views of the sea shore.

  • Netanya Promenade.
  • Netanya's beaches.
  •   "Irusim" natural reserve.
  •   Netanya's winter pond and parkBen gurion steet.

The more urban destinations include:

  •   Hertzel street. Pedestrian zone and city square, at the western part of the street. Has many restaurants and attractions.
  •   Netanya Market.
  •   Netanya Flower market.

Do[edit]

Netanya lies on the Mediterranean Sea, so it has several beaches. It has great restaurants in hotels.

Buy[edit]

Netanya's colourful market
  • Beach products along marketplaces by Mediterranean Sea.
  •   Hasharon Mall (Kanyon Ha'Sharon), 60 Herzl St.
  •   Hadarim Mall2 Hakadar street, 'old industrial zone'.
  •   Ir Yamim MallBen gurion St.

Eat[edit]

  •   GehalimSderot Giborei Israel 17 Netanya 1700-552-555. 12:00pm-24:00. Gehalim is the only glatt kosher restaurant lamehadrin of the Netanya area. Their speciality is barbecued grilled meat, with which they provide unlimited salad and bread. Reservations are recommended.

Drink[edit]

Sleep[edit]

Netanya promenade and hotels
  • Sea Cliffs Hotel (Matsokey Hayam), ben gurion St 0543076283, e-mail: . located on sea shore newest hotel in netanya. also tallest building in district with great seaview.gym,spa,kosher restaurant. all rooms 5* level. 240.
  • Residence Hotel 09-8301110/03/04. Located directly above the beach with a breathtaking view of sea and a 5-minute walk from Netanya’s main square and city centre.
  • Residence Beach Hotel 09-8301110/03/04. A unique, luxurious and intimate hotel, perfect for businessmen, couples and small families seeking a quiet and relaxed atmosphere. Located at a beautiful shoreline spot, close to the city center with easy access to the beautiful promenade and the beach.
  • Galil Hotel 09-8301110/03/04. Set on the shore line, the Galil Hotel has spacious accommodations.
  • Seasons Hotel (along the north beach, within a short walking distance from the city center (5 minutes)),  09-8601520, 09-8601555. A boutique hotel overlooking the sea from an elevated cliff.
  • Island Suites10 Ben Ami Ave 077-2666666.
  • Carmel Hotel2 Ben Ami Ave.

Go next[edit]

Routes through Netanya
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