Tourism and Recreation

Today's Israel is a Green Israel, with a wealth of national treasures lovingly developed by KKL-JNF. On this page, you will find information on KKL-JNF forests, parks, walking trails, bicycle tracks, wheel-accessible paths, picnic grounds and recreation sites, as well as information on tours and events put on by KKL-JNF throughout the year.

Notifications for Tourists

You are welcome to check for updates on closed roads, closed cycling trails, closed sites, blooming flowers in forests and parks, and more.

Hiking and Walking Tracks in Israel

Hiking and Walking Tracks in Israel

Embark on KKL-JNF's bike trails and hiking routes, and discover the national treasures of Israel. Whether you are an intrepid traveler or looking for something to do with your family, our paths and trails are open to all.

Cycling Trails in Israel

Cycling Trails in Israel

In recent years, KKL‑JNF with help of friends worldwide, has blazed and prepared scores of singles and cycling paths with assorted levels of difficulty, in wild nature sites and in forests near residential areas.

Forests, Parks and Sites

Forests, Parks and Sites

Discover Israel's rich eco-system. KKL-JNF lovingly maintains a wide diversity of parks and forests, thanks to the support of KKL-JNF Friends worldwide.

Events in Israel, in Nature

Events in Israel, in Nature

See the green side of Israel with KKL-JNF. Check out what's on for this month – KKL-JNF has an event for everyone!

Festivals in Israel

Festivals in Israel

Keep checking out this section for information on unique festivals that take place every year in Israel, including the Scarlet South Festival, the Storyteller's Festival, and many more!

Camping and Barbeque Sites

Camping and Barbeque Sites

Visit KKL-JNF recreation areas throughout Israel. These sites are specially designed and equipped for the convenience of visitors.

Plant a Tree in Israel with Your Own Hands

Plant a Tree in Israel with Your Own Hands

KKL-JNF invites you to participate in a unique experience – Plant a Tree with Your Own Hands. By planting trees in Israel, you give something of yourself, and while your trees grow, they continually improve the quality of Israel’s environment.

Forester for a Day

Forester for a Day

KKL-JNF's "Forester for a day" program, a new ecological initiative, offers visitors a unique opportunity to assist KKL-JNF in helping to maintain our forests, prevent forest fires and guarantee a greener tomorrow for Israel.

Accessible Sites

Accessible Sites

KKL-JNF is working on making all forests, parks and picnic grounds under its stewardship accessible for the physically disabled, so that everyone can enjoy them. Many of these sites are already accessible for people with varying disabilities, in accordance with the world-wide "planning for everyone" approach.

Safety Instructions for visitors, tourists and hikers

Safety Instructions for visitors, tourists and hikers

Find useful information on how to prevent forest fires, as well as safety instructions, rules on what to do if you find yourself near a minefield and emergency phone numbers

KKL-JNF in the Holy Land

KKL-JNF in the Holy Land

KKL-JNF has been working for over a century to nurture and preserve the landscapes of the Promised Land, ensuring that they continue to inspire people of all faiths and backgrounds.