About 5 km (3 miles) north of Netanya is lovely Beit Yanai, named after ancient Judean king Alexander Yanai. Amenities include barbecue grills, picnic tables, restrooms with showers, chair and umbrella rentals, and seasonal lifeguards. There's a seafood restaurant right on the beach, and you can stroll along the Alexander Stream, shaded by eucalyptus trees. Parking is NIS 20 on weekdays and NIS 30 on Saturday. Amenities: water sports; food and drink, lifeguards. Best for: walking; windsurfing.
Rte. 2, Netanya, Israel