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Eilat and the Negev Sights

Alpaca Farm

  • Farm/Ranch

Updated 05/20/2013

Fodor's Review

Just to the west of Mitzpe Ramon near the rim of the Ramon Crater is this farm, with its herd of 600 sweet-faced alpacas and llamas. Young and old get a kick out of feeding the animals, even if they receive the occasional spit in the face from these long-lashed creatures. Children weighing less than about 50 pounds can take a llama ride; horseback rides (some at night) and tours are available to all. You can also weave wool on a loom, purchase items at the local factory,

and the shearing festival, which takes place around Passover, is worth catching if you're here.

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Sight Information

Address:

Mitzpe Ramon, 80600, Israel

Phone:

08-658–8047

Website: www.alpaca.co.il

Sight Details:

  • NIS 25; 1½-hour horse ride along the crater rim, NIS 150, weekends and holidays NIS 190
  • Daily 8:30–6:30 (8:30–4:30 in winter)

Updated 05/20/2013

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