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Hula Nature Reserve

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Rosh Pina-Kiryat Shmona road, Israel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

DO NOT MISS - i went in Dec and saw at least 50,000 birds!!! Definitely one of the highlights of Israel and of any experience I have had in my life!!!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NanditaAbraham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing afternoon at the Hula Valley Nature Reserve...a migration stopover for cranes en route from cold Europe to warm Africa A frenzy at feeding time seeing THOUSANDS of the majestic creatures flying on and over the feeding area Lived here for 38 years...not sure...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gilis G
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

While touring the North we stopped in at about 4 PM to catch the cranes flying in from all directions to sleep in the shallows of the Hula's waters. They are now en route from Europe to winter in eastern Africa. It was a magical...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bfindysz
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Watching almost one hundred thousand birds returning in the evening to their sleeping spot was overwhelming.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ingrid L
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Easy access off the highway. Just nice place to walk in nature. Good paths, easy to follow. Walk out to covered walk over water where you can see fish and birds. If you can do steps, go up the observation tower. You can also go...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BTF602
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Well organized and minimally intrusive bird watching facility with genuine opportunity to view some amazing wildlife. At this time of the year one has a chance to see many species, king fishers, pigmi cormorant, black shouldered kite, marsh harriers, herons, black and white ibis and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank brian m
Reviewed 10 July 2018

From October on you can see thousands, even tens of thousands of birds when you visit. Don’t go in a month like May when you won’t see a single bird. My favourite time to go is before sunset so you see the birds flying in....More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank Italian_Wannabe_18
Reviewed 26 June 2018

This is particularly of interest for sightings of huge flocks of migrating birds during the appropriate seasons. At other times, it's just a quiet natural setting for a pleasant walk or tractor-pulled wagon ride. The history of the area - formerly a malaria=infested swamp that...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RobertMB1506
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We went during the Cranes 'arrival' - there were already thousands, ad more coming. Morning stroll to thsee the pond with indigenous flowers, then a buggy around the perimeter, seeing turtles, nutria, water buffalo, and birds, of course. Picnic lunch at the water's edge, reading...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Rob D
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Agamon (Lake) Hula continues to amaze and excite at every visit, but the stars of the show are the wildlife, even beyond the migratory periods, and it is always a challenge to spot the unusual - a mother Plover guarding her five chicks was for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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1 December 2018|
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Response from Italian_Wannabe_18 | Reviewed this property |
The visit to the reserve is at least 2 hours.
David N
15 November 2018|
Response from brian m | Reviewed this property |
Circa 2.15-2.30hr from airport to reserve.